Spring Show 2011

The Spring show was another good one. The show was held on May 6th and 7th.

Before we get to the photographs, here are the award winners:

The Best of Show award went to:

Artist Title Medium
Joyce Wood Albino Watercolor

The popular award went to:

Artist Title Medium
Karl Weld Sunrise, Winter Pond Watercolor

Award Artist Title
Oil 1st Prize Judith Greulich Applewood
Oil 2nd Prize Susan Manning O'Briant Plein Air Species in Winter
Oil 3rd Prize Ginger Greenblatt Beacon & Park

Award Artist Title
Watercolor 1st Prize Janice C. White Dingle Countryside
Watercolor 2nd Prize Lorraine O'Brien Woodland Stream
Watercolor 3rd Prize Jeannette Corbett Morning Stroll - Rockport

Award Artist Title
Acrylic 1st Prize W. Marty Marshall Clean-Up
Acrylic 2nd Prize Florence Como Summer by the Sea
Acrylic 3rd Prize Judy Hayworth Iris

Award Artist Title
Photography 1st Prize Robert Pyle Toos of the Trade
Photography 2nd Prize Maryellen Stone Duesenberg
Photography 3rd Prize Jack Welch Boathouse Reflections

Award Artist Title
Honorable Mention Robert Pyle Reflections, Lowell's Boat Shop (photo)
Honorable Mention Fran Nola Mown Field (mixed)
Honorable Mention Judith Greulich Vermont Lass (oil)
Honorable Mention Joyce Wood Winter Blanket (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Karl Weld Sunrise, Winter Pond (watercolor)
Honorable Mention Barbara Kremer Essex Marsh (watercolor)

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 a Secret Garden, full of flowers and small animals.
Click on either side of the image to see a larger version of the image.

There were flowers around the room as well as on the stage.

Small Treasures

The Small Treasures sale was there.

Art Lover

We had art appreciators in attendance.


And artists.


Here are some of the first place award winners.

Here are the bios of the judges

Robert H. Farris, Jr.

Robert H. Farris, Jr., of Lynn, studied drawing and painting under Lynn Artist Charles Impel and attended Massachusetts College of Art.

His professional memberships are with Oil Painters of America; North Shore Art Association; LynnArts, Inc. (curatorial staff); Rockport Art Association; and the Lynn Cultural Council.�

Robert's gallery representations are at Impulse Gallery in Provincetown and Wood End Studio in Lynn.

He has exhibited several places throughout the United States for the past 15 years.� His major awards include 4 Grumbacher Silver Medallion Awards and 3 Grumbacher Gold Medallion Awards; 11th place at the 1994 Artist Magazine Competition; 1996 Grumbacher Hall of Fame Inductee; honorable mention at the 1997 North Light Competition; 2006 Michael Stoffa Memorial Award at North Shore Arts Assn; and the 2007 Contributing Member Show at Rockport Art Assn.

Robert has also been published in The Artist Magazine ; Grumbacher Calendar; North Light Magazine ; Panorama Magazine ; Who's Who in the East ; and Who's Who in America.

Fred Mac Neill

Fred Mac Neill of Concord, Massachusetts, was born in Boston and studied at the Vesper George School of Arts.� He is an oil painter, focusing primarily on New England with its changing light and seasons, as well as the national parks of Wyoming and Utah.

Fred is a member of the Boston Guild of Artists, Concord Art Association, and Rockport Art Association.� He is listed in Who's Who in America .� His work is seen in galleries throughout the United States.

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