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ART CENTER HOURS: 10am - 5pm - Wednesday thru Monday - Closed Tuesdays
Admission: $9 adults, $8 seniors/AAA/students (with i.d), $20 family deal (4+), FREE: kids under 12 and Active Duty Military. FREE: NARM (North American Reciprocal of Museums)
American Women Artists presented 23 awards last evening to the follow artists:
Grand Prize for Best Painting/Drawing: Elizabeth Pollie for her oil, Four Generations
Grand Prize for Best Sculpture: Diana Reuter-Twining, for her bronze sculpture, TYTO
Best Landscape/Seascape/Cityscape: Ann Larsen for her oil, Bow Lake
Best Figurative/Portraiture (painting or sculpture): Kathleen Giles for her watercolor, Serving Lemon Pie
Best Still Life/Floral (painting or sculpture): Guenevere Schwien for her oil, One Light to Rule Them All
Award of Excellenc: Pat Moberley Moore for her bronze sculpture, Emergence
Award of Excellence: Georgene McGonagle, for her bronze sculpture, Indian Dancer
Award of Excellence: Leslie DuPratt, for her oil Cutting Board
Award of Excellence: Sheri Farabaugh, for her oil Yellowstone Creek
Award of Excellence: Allison Kroll, for her oil Red String
Award of Excellence - Cathy Rowten, for her oil In Between
Award of Excellence: Sandy Delehanty, for her watercolor, Pedal to the Metal
Award of Excellence: Kaye Franklin, for her oil, May Plums
Rogue Guirey Simpson Award: Carol Strock Wasson, for her oil Winter Haze
The Marilyn Newmark Foundation Award: Burneta Venosdel, for bronze sculpture, Toltik Dancer
Natural History Interpretation Award of Recognition for painting/drawing: Linda Loeschen, for mixed watermedia Transition
Natural History Interpretation Award of Recognition for sculpture: Jammey Huggins, for bronze The Chosen Ones
Award of Recognition for Best Composition: Deann Prosia, for line etching, Under the Elevated
Award of Recognition for Most Evocative Work: Karen Cauvin Eustis, for bronze sculpture Spirit Warrior
Montgomery Frames Award of Excellence in Oil Painting: Jenny Kelley for oil, Parisienne Roses
American Art Collector Award of Excellence (selected by Josh Rose, editor):Terry Cooke Hall for oil Rhapsody in Blue
Fine Art Connoisseur Award of Excellence: Laurel Boeck for oil Em in Black Coat
Art of the West Award of Excellence(selected by Allan & Elaine Duerr, publishers): Cynthia Feustel for oil Indigo
We are proud to host the National Juried Exhibition & Annual Members Show, as well as a week's worth of special events for American Women Artists this year from September 22nd - November 13th.
American Women Artists is a non-profit organization dedicated to the inspiration, celebration, and encouragement of women in the visual fine arts.
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