Fall Show 2009

The Fall show was held November 13th, 14th, and 15th, and it was another excellent show

Stage Right Stage Center Stage Left

The stage this year was based on a Currier and Ives theme.
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Before we get to the rest of the photographs, here are the award winners:

The Best of Show award went to:

Artist Title Medium
Florence Como A Concert in Umbrian Hilltown Acrylic

The popular award went to:

Artist Title Medium
Jennifer Barbati A Watchful Eye Acrylic

Award Artist Title
Oil 1st Prize Leda Sullivan Tiger Lilies
Oil 2nd Prize Pamela Perras Waiting
Oil 3rd Prize Jeannette Corbette Spring in Tuscany - Wild Flowers

Award Artist Title
Watercolor 1st Prize Christine Loomis Cassie
Watercolor 2nd Prize Phyllis Kaplan Sunrise on Board
Watercolor 3rd Prize Anthony Abate Welcome

Award Artist Title
Acrylic 1st Prize Jennifer Barbati A Watchful Eye
Acrylic 2nd Prize Fran Nola Cloudy November Day
Acrylic 3rd Prize Jodi Callahan Srawberry Fields

Award Artist Title
Photograpy 1st Prize Bruce White Ripple Reflections, Lake McDonald, MT
Photograpy 2nd Prize Philip Hermann Mesquite Dancer
Photograpy 3rd Prize Jack Welch Silver Jag

Award Artist Title
Mixed Media 1st Prize Crist Filer The Collection
Mixed Media 2nd Prize Ruth Mowder The Sweet Hour
Mixed Media 3rd Prize Jane Russell Mother and Child

Award Artist Title
Honorable Mention Ingeborg Burggraf Birch Botume (collage)
Honorable Mention Margaret Drummey Autumn Mist (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Daniel Sheldon Rustic Reflections (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Crist Filer Penumbra (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Ginger Greenblatt Commercial Street (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Mary Ellen Stone Osprey with Fish (photograph)

Here are the photos of the event in case you could not make it there in person. To see a larger version of a photo, click on it and then use the Back button on your browser to come back to this page.

Crowd Crowd

We had a good turnout at the show this year.

Flowers Flowers

As well as the paintings we had flower arrangements.

Crowd Crowd

More paintings and easels up at the other end of the room.

Flowers Flowers

More flower arrangements as well.


The Small Treasures display did a brisk business...


as did the refreshments table.


Still more flowers.


And more paintings (we had a lot of them).


Some birds.


And a frog.


The awards were handed out at the reception Friday evening.
Here are some of the winners.


Without Grace and Evelyn there would be no show.


The music, as usual, was provided by Lucinda.

Here are the bios of the judges

Ron Straka

Ron Straka was born in Pa. and graduated from the John Hopkins University as a physicist, but has been painting since his early teens. Currently, he teaches at the Rockport Art Association,�is an artist member and former president. He is often invited to serve on both awards and membership juries. Ron is listed in Who's Who in the World, International Men of Achievement.

Janet Hobbs

Janet Hobbs graduated from Mass Art and the Boston University�Fine Arts Program. She teaches�watercolor painting in the Cambridge area, and is a member of�New England Watercolor Society, and North Cambridge Artist association.

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