Artists Guild announces award winners
Kat Sullivan Eckel is shown with two of her award winning paintings. The top painting, “Patricia at Sunset”, was awarded People’s Choice. The bottom painting, “Bud and Best Friend” was awarded Second Place and also People’s Choice.
Judith Chamberlin is shown with her First Place Award, a pastel painting, “Perchance to Dream.”
Gayle Gilford is shown with her painting, “Time to Hitch Up the Mule” (bottom) The top painting is “Wave” by Lori Bellacicco.
Becky Taylor - Roberta Smith Watterson Watercolor Award for “Abandoned”
Mount Pleasant Artists Guild Artists from left to right : Marie-Louise Moreto, Kat Sullivan Eckel, and Nancy Wilson. Kat had just been awarded the People’s Choice ribbon.
Susanne Frenzel - photo - Honorable Mention “Flashback”
The Mount Pleasant Artists Guild Exhibition was held Sunday, April 28 during the Blessing of the Fleet Festival at Waterfront Park in Mount Pleasant.
It was a very successful event. A portion of the sales goes toward the annual scholarship fund for a local high school graduating art student.
New members are always welcome.
Artists given awards at this event are as follows:
• Judith Chamberlin - First Place - pastel - “Perchance to Dream”;
• Kat Sullivan Eckel - Second Place - oil - “Bud and Best Friend” ;
• Jane Hart - Third Place - oil - “Entry on Church Street”
• Honorable Mention Awards went to Susanne Frenzel - photo - “Flashback”; Kat Sullivan Eckel - oil “Hidden Summer Refuge;” and Gazie Nagel - photo - “Angel with Scallop”
• The Roberta Smith Watterson Watercolor Award went to Becky Taylor - “ Abandoned”
• The People’s Choice Award went to Kat Eckel Sullivan - oils - “Bud and Best Friend” and “Patricia at Sunset.”