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Thank you to all artists that entered our Annual Competition Exhibit. We had a record number of entries this year. The works selected by the juror for this year's exhibit are:

June Alexander - Fitting Together

Michael Elliott Smith - The Joy Ride

Daniel Picou Young - Girl

Paula Baldwin - Ode to Magritte

Amanda Craft – Ribbons

Charlie Viers - Tangle Top Tree

Laurie Thompson – Broken

Kerry Griechen - Center Stage

Ernie Fournet - Hawk Circle

Ron Khoeler - Balanced Diet

Jeremy Jaeger - Untitled #1

Mary Monk - Old Dock II

Donna Futrell - Creole Kitchen

Ronald Alexander - Monk 2

Sienna Haralson - Bad Water

Ken Frischkorn - The Bridge

Tony Cutera - The Stream

Ronald Alexander - The Madonna of the Woods

Lauren Dawsey - Standing Tall

Laurie Thompson - The Joker Sobs

Mike Brouphy - The Devil in the Detail 

Flo Flessler - Sweet Haven

Anne Armbruster - Sister

Cheryl Frischkorn - The Bridge

Jennifer Robertson - Deep in the Woods

Rita Ford - Hummingbird

Maria Manneman - Ruth’s Dragon

Ron Koehler - Stretched Tools


An overflow crowd spilled into the street last evening as the reception for the 5th Annual GALLERY ONE EIIIEVEN Competition Exhibit got under way. At 7:00 the voting ended for the selection of the "People's Choice" Award and the ballots were tallied. The Awards presented were:

The Claude "Buddy" Merit Award - Michael Elliott-Smith for "Joy Ride #3"

The Barksdale Federal Credit Union Award - Mary Monk for "Old Dock #2"

The Dr. Billie McRae Merit Award - Maria Manemann for "R...uth's Dragon"

The People's Choice Award - Jeremy Jaeger for "Untitled #1"

Exhibit Merit Award - Ron Koehler for "Stretched Tools"

We want to thank all of our sponsors and volunteers for making the reception and Awards a resounding success, and a special thanks to the artists across the region for participating. This exhibit will be up the rest of the month during regular gallery hours for your enjoyment.





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Gallery Is Looking For Volunteers

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