2015 Art Show Preview Evening.

Jerry Smith

Jerry Smith demonstrating during the Preview Evening.

The 2015 Preview Evening was a great evening, enjoyed by all that attended.

During the day we had worked hard to get all of the pictures hung and ready for judging at 4pm.  We had 3 judges,  Dave West, from River Studio, who judged the Photography and Digital Art, Joanne Bushnell, from Aspex Gallery, who awarded the overall Judges Choice, Highly Commended and Commended awards and Helen, from White Dog Gallery in Lee-on-the-Solent, who judged the New Exhibitors.

Winners of the 3 groups are as follows:

Photography

  • 1st place “Simply Yachts” by Tranquil Images
  • 2nd Place “The Gap” by Andrew Ball
  • 3rd Place “Eye” by Andrew Ball
  • Highly Commended “Night Look Out” by Gemma Rustell

Judges Choice

  • Judges Choice “Old Venazza, Liguria” by Gillian Dollery
  • Highly Commended “Day at the Beach” by Jessica Shaw
  • Highly Commended “Foxglove – Primrose Carousel” by Elisabeth Blake
  • Commended “Jar with Fruit” by Gary Miller
  • Commended “Exbury Gardens” by Patricia Luff
  • Commended “Aubergine” by Jo Ellis
  • Commended “Woody” by Caroline Arthur

New Exhibitor

  • 1st place “Steps to the Beach” by Jessica Shaw
  • 2nd place “Rendez Vous” by Mike Lawrence, SFP