Zufar Biikbov after Plein Air Easton! Quick Draw Competition 2013
It was another great year of art events at the 2013 Plein Air Easton Competition & Art Festival. Held in Easton, MD, it has become the biggest festival of it's kind in the US. Check out the website at www.pleinaireaston.com
The 2013 Plein Air.Easton! winners are:
Grand Prize $5,000 - Garin Baker, New York, N.Y., for his painting, "A Buck Twenty a Bushel"
2nd Place, $2,000 - Nancy Tankersley, Easton, MD for her painting "Brookletts Morning"
3rd Place, $1,000 - Robert Barber of Bethlehem, Pa., for his painting, "Two Sycamores"
Vanishing Landscape Award $2,500 - Charlie Hunter, Bellows Falls, Vt., for his work, "Bridge"
Best Marine Award, $2,000 - Greg LaRock, Newport Beach, CA., for the painting, "Blocked In"
Best Architectural Award, $1,000 - Tim Kelly, Baltimore, MD for his work, "Old Dover Bridge"
Artists' Choice Award, $500 + free ad in PleinAir Mag: Ken DeWaard, Chicago, IL., - "A Waterman's Life
Historic Preservation Award, $500 - Richard Sneary of Kansas City, Mo., for his painting, "Side Door"
Best New Artist to PAE!, $500 - Mark Lague, Montreal, Quebec - "Late Afternoon on Tilghman"
Best Painting by a Maryland Artist, $500 - Hiu Lai Chong, Gaithersburg, MD for "Take Me Up"
Gail Grafton Memorial Landscape Award, $500 - John Carter of Louisville, KY, for "The Cove"
Carol Hilderbrandt Award of Joy and Exuberance, $500 - Crystal Moll, Balti. , "Essence of St. Michaels"
Honorable Mention, $150 - Larry Moore, Orlando, Fla. for his painting, "Plenty of Work to Do"
Honorable Mention, $150 - Stewart White, Baltimore, MD for his painting, "Paint the Town"