The show was held on May 4th, 5th, and 6th.
Before we get to the photographs, here are the award winners:
|Robert Cyr||River Retreat||Acrylic|
|Oil 1st Prize||Judy Greulich||Still Life with Roses|
|Oil 2nd Prize||Nancy Freeman||Gloucester|
|Oil 3rd Prize||Nancy Bradley O'Brien||Watcher|
|Watercolor 1st Prize||Mary Kelly||Byzantine Reflection|
|Watercolor 2nd Prize||Rita Frey||European Shadows|
|Watercolor 3rd Prize||Jack Jones||St. Abs Scotland|
|Acrylic 1st Prize||W. Marty Marshall||Wheel|
|Acrylic 2nd Prize||Elaine Chipman||Butterfly|
|Acrylic 3rd Prize||Edward Enright||Venice Reflections|
|Photograpy 1st Prize||Eric Redard||The Spirit of Knowing|
|Photograpy 2nd Prize||Robert Pyle||Homestead Mantel, Maine|
|Photograpy 3rd Prize||Susan Briant Conley||Delta Dental Balloon|
|Mixed Media 1st Prize||Kathy Getchell||Anniversary Roses (charcoal)|
|Mixed Media 2nd Prize||Carol A. Groezinger||Knox Carousel #9 (lithograph)|
|Mixed Media 3rd Prize||Ingeborg Burggraf||Petal Call (collage)|
|Honorable Mention||Anthony Abate||Surf in Time (watercolor)|
|Honorable Mention||Fred Peters||Venice (watercolor)|
|Honorable Mention||Susan Manning O'Briant||Indian Summer Day (oil)|
|Honorable Mention||Dennis McQuillen||Spring Planting (oil)|
|Honorable Mention||Carolyn Latanisian||Beacon Hill Doorway (watercolor)|
|Honorable Mention||W. Marty Marshall||2 Euclids 2 (acrylic)|
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, just click on it and then use the Back button on your browser to come back to this page.
The stage setting was excellent as usual.
The small treasures sale was very busy.
We had a good turnout.
People seemed pleased with the art.
There was lots to see.
The first place winners posed for a group photo.
Our refreshments committee provided a host of delicious
goodies, which was the best food to be found for miles.
The music was provided by Lucinda, who
played a variety of tunes on the piano.
Here are the bios of the judges
Julliette Carignan recieved her BFA from the University of Massachusetts in 1980. In 1997, her work was selected by the Whistler House Museum of Art in Lowell for inclusion in the "Ten Women" exhibition of New England painters, and for the Harness Tracks of America prestigious national equine art exhibition in Lexington, Kentucky. She was also invited to participate in the first Small Format Salon in Paris France, and in Belmont's new Gallery of Art's Inaugural juried exhibition in 2005. Her realistic, painterly landscapes and portraits can be found in collections nationally and internationally.
Tom Ouellette, a contemporary realist, was a National Merit Scholar, and received his undergraduate education at Harvard (B.A. in art history). Subsequently, he studied at the Art Institute of Boston, from which he graduated with honors; and then from 1989 - 1994 worked with Michael Aviano, serving as the latter's assistant for much of that time. During this time he had scholarship grants from La Napoule Foundation, La Napoule, France, and from the John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund. He has won Yankee Magazine's prestigious Robb Sagendorf Memorial Award, and has been featured in articles in Arts Media, the Boston Sunday Globe and the The Artists' Magazine. Primarily an oil painter, he has exhibited in galleries in New York, New England, and Tokyo, Japan.