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Results of the SOBA 22nd Annual Judged Show!

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The Society of Bluffton Artists Annual Judged Member Show held its awards presentation and reception on Friday April 8, with a full house of artists and admirers. This year’s judge, Christina Chastain, is a multifaceted artist and proactive leader in arts education from Lancaster, SC. The awards, presented in seven categories, were as follows:

BEST OF SHOW – Anita Stephens – A Breezy Morning, Oil

Watercolor
1st Place – Mary Ann Putzier – Color Me Summer
2nd Place – Lorraine Mullaney – Snowdrops
3rd Place – Pat Wilund – Ok, Who Knows How To Row?

Oil
1st Place – Dennis Lake – Color Burst
2nd Place – Judy Drummond – Blue Sky Breaking
3rd Place – Ken Bullard – Cloudy

Acrylic
1st Place – Stephen Moscowitz – Roseatte Spoonbill
2nd Place – Frank Pinto – Midnight Star
3rd Place – Joan McKeever – Lobster Buoy Garden

Photography
1st Place – Clyde Lahore – Pompeii
2nd Place – Edith Wood – Broad River Bridge
3rd Place – Kendra Natter – Monkey Roots

3D
1st Place – Mark Taylor – Nautilus Platter
2nd Place – Jim Zeller – Norfolk Island Pine
3rd Place – Lynda Hawley – My Prince

Mixed Medium
1st Place – Bill Winn – Sunflowers II
2nd Place – Nancy Ridgeway – Wandering Through Life
3rd Place – Mike Nicastre – Gothic Green

Other
1st Place – Cynthia Zeiss – Moonglow
2nd Place – Joan Wykis – Caladium Crazy
3rd Place – Mary Sullivan – Light Odyssey

A special THANK YOU to our sponsors:

Dick Blick Art Supplies, Palmetto State Bank, Charter One Realty, Stock Farm Antiques, The Barony, Captain Woody’s Restaurant, Pearce Scott Architects, Cocoon, Bluffton Seafood Restaurant, The Cottage Restaurant, Spartina and Fat Patties. These wonderful sponsors along with SOBA’s team of dedicated volunteers, made this a fun and successful show.

The show will be on display through April 30 at the SOBA Gallery. Please stop in and vote for your favorite for the People’s Choice awards!