Each year the Northwest Artist’s Juried Competition showcases the diverse talents of local and regional artists and serves as a public introduction for many artists who are new to the area. The Northwest Artist Juried Exhibit never fails to attract a wide range of artists who may choose to enter any or all three categories: I. Paintings, Drawings, Lithographs, II. Sculpture, Pottery, Metals, III. Mixed Media, Collage and Fiber.
Paintings, Drawings, Lithographs: First place- Kristen Maready- “Summening Peace,” Second place – Bill Gramley – “October Light,” Third place – Craig Franz –“Round Here.”
II. Sculpture, Pottery, Metals: First place- Keegan Watson- “Maple Hollow Form,” Second place – Pegge Delaney Laine – “An Empty Bowl,” Third place – Richard Greenwood –“Diver.”
Mixed Media, Collage and Fiber: First place- Beth Andrews- “String Theory II,” Second place – Kim Tetzlaff– “Aged Maze,” Third place – Carol Patton –“Checks and Twills.”
Edith F. Carter for Creative Imagination:
Bill Johnston – “Silky Cockerell”
Margaret Bloomfield - Best in Show:
Lindsay Carroll - “Skipping Stones”