Friday 30th August: 7:00-10:00pm
Saturday 31st August: 9:30-6:00pm
Sunday 1st September: 9:30-4:30pm
First Prize: “Gateway to the Snow”
Donated by this year’s Featured Artist, Tricia Coop
Tickets for this and other fabulous prizes on sale at the Springwood Art Show
Ticket Prices: $2 each, 3 for $5 or 6 for $10
|Official Photographer for the 2011 Art Show||Anne Baker|
|Rose Lindsay Art Prize||$1000||Harvey Norman|
|Highly Commended||$500||Springwood Sports Club|
|Viewers' Choice Award||$250||Springwood Country Club|
|Landscape Prize||$200||Blue Mountains Mortgage Brokers|
|Portrait Prize||$200||Jimmy D's Bookshop|
|Highly Commended - Photography||$200||Woodford Homes|
|Environment and Ecology Art/Craft Prize (for recycled content of at least 80%)||$200||Mosher's Business Support|
|Youth Art Prize for 15-20 yrs (aimed at encouraging the creative talents of young people)||$100 voucher for art supplies||Harmony Art Supplies|
|Springwood High School Student Recognition Prizes (Viewers' Choice awards for artwork or photography by a current SHS student)||$100
|Ashton Aviation Services|
|All prizes, except the Viewers' Choice are awarded at the Opening Night.
The Viewers' Choice Prizes are awarded on Sunday at 3.30pm.
Artist: Linda Callaghan
Prize: Rose Lindsay Art Prize (First Prize) - $1000 voucher
Sponsor: Harvey Norman
Artist: Mick Bales
Prize: Environmental and Ecology Prize for Recycled Content- $150
Sponsor: Mosher's Business Support
Artist: Carole Hampshire
Prize: Portrait Prize - $200
Sponsor: Jimmy D's Bookstore
Artist: Lyle Timmins
Prize: Highly Commended Photography Prize- $200
Sponsor: Woodford Homes
Artist: Haiou Liu
Prize: Highly Commended- $500
Sponsor: Springwood Sports Club
Artist: John Fasano
Prize: Landscape Prize - $200
Sponsor: Blue Mountains Mortgage Brokers
Artist: Rachel Frew
Prize: Youth Art Prize - $100 art voucher
Sponsor: Harmony Art Supplies
Artist: Elly Devery
Prize: Youth Encouragement Prize - art supplies
All prizes, except the Viewers' Choice are awarded at the Opening Night.
The Viewers' Choice Prizes are awarded on Sunday at 3.30pm
Congratulations to Linda Callaghan who was selected for the Rose Lindsay Prize, sponsored by Harvey Norman. Linda's artwork 'Blue Mountains' impressed the judges and was chosen for this prestigious prize.
More of Linda's artwork can be viewed on Redbubble; http://lindart1.redbubble.com.
John will be the Featured Artist for the 2012 Art Show after winning this year's Viewer's Choice prize.
John is a highly respected artist/tutor/judge who has been painting for 40 years. One of Australia's leading Oil Painters, the multi award winning artist has had 32 solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group shows. John has exhibited in London, USA, Japan and Canada. He recently had a sell out exhibition in Beijing, China. This year he will be exhibiting in Seoul Korea. His paintings are in collections throughout Australia and internationally. John's works have been reproduced extensively, including several featurearticles in Australian Artist and International Artist magazines. He was included in Fifty Australian Artists and the fine art book, John Wilson Blue Mountains Artist which chronicles his life and works. John is a Fellow of the Royal Art Society of NSW and Patron of the Society of Mountain Artists.
John's paintings may be viewed at his Studio Gallery at 46 Narrow Neck Road Katoomba. The Gallery is open Thursday till Sunday each week. Phone 02 4782 3703.