Erin wins Baby and Toddler 2012
5 month old Erin Spreadborough is the winner of Rob Paul Studios Baby and Toddler 2012 competition. A fun packed final held at the Cascades Shopping Centre on Saturday 15th September saw our forty finalists joined by around 160 friends family, and supporters. The event was presented by David Brown from Breeze FM who introduced all of our finalists and announced the runners up and winners.
Erin won our top prize, £1,000 a 20” by 16” framed print and a model shoot for ABC Magazine. Erin was in the 0 to 9 months category, the most heavily contested. Erin's mum Keeley said “ I am really pleased, I am going to buy her something special.”
The category winners were Erin Spreadborough, 0 to 9 months. Logan Hall, 10 to 18 months. Lola Payne19 to 36 monthsElla Johnson, 37 months to 5 years. All the winners and runners up can be viewed on our Baby and Toddler 2012 webpages.
Over 20,000 votes were cast during the public voting round, our panel of 10 judges went on to choose their favorites and ultimately select our winners. Rhoda Joseph, Centre Director, The Cascades Shopping Centre Portsmouth said “ The Cascades Shopping Centre were pleased to welcome Rob Paul Studios for Baby and Toddler 2012. Judging was hard with so many fantastic pictures to choose from”.
Paul Burrows, Director Rob Paul Studios said “ Our aim was to hold a competition across the area that was a fantastic experience for everyone, the final adds to that. We also felt that for our final all of our finalists, not just the winners should take home a prize as well.”
The final was also filmed by Portsmouth TV , you can watch their report which is posted on their site.