Monday, September 2, 2019

Many Mini Winners Win Big!

The opening reception for the Mountainside Art Guild's National Miniature Show hasn't happened yet, but awards have been awarded and the show is going on! Be sure to pop in for the First Friday reception this Friday, September 6 from 5-9pm or just stop in during business hours 11-5 Wed-Sun to see this wonderful show!  Here's a sneak peak at the winners.
Best in Show:
"Ingredients" by Johanna Morrell

First Place: "Henrietta" by Deb Jenkins

Second Place: "Billy" by Akiko Watanabe

Third Place: "Granny Green" by Peggy Hart
Merit: "Winter Sidewalk" by Brian Paulsen
Merit: "Off the Map" by Mark Eirhart
Chairperson Award: "Forest in the Sky" by Maggie Giza
Blick Art Award: "Delicate Delight" by Linda Rossin

Colorado Watercolor Society Award: "Look But Don't Touch" by Vicki Drake

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Visions in Abstract Award Winners

Don't miss the First Friday Festivities this coming Friday, August 2.  There will be poetry readings by Kathleen Cain and Cyndeth Allison to the theme of Historic Colfax, Jewelry-making demos on chasing and repousse by Rolina Carter, artwork by the students of Zocalo Outreach on the community wall, and last but not least, the opening reception for the LAC's Visions in Abstract show.  Here's a sneak peak at the award winners chosen by juror, Doug Kacena and a short bio on him:  
First Place: "Poppies" by Lily Gauthier
Second Place: "Remembering Mountains" by Stacey Roberts
Merit Award: "Searching" by Carolyn Tegeder 
Merit Award: "Wave" by Annette Sapp
Merit Award: "Celeste" by Lily Gauthier 
Photos courtesy of Annette Sapp.