And the Winners Are…
Santa Clarita Artists Association (SCAA) held its 29th Annual Art Classic fine arts competition at Hart Hall, William S. Hart Park in Newhall on Sept. 29, 2018.
Best of Show: Gary Friedman for watercolor,“Take Me Home, Skippy”
1st place (Gold) was awarded to the following categories:
Oil: Nickalena Miller for “Barnyard Royalty”
Acrylics: Christine Dickerson for “The Observatory”
Watercolor: Ron Soto for “Watermelon Eating Contest”
Dry Media: Mike Farrell for “Away”
Sculpture: Bill Duquette for “The Secret Spot”
Mixed media: Bonny Butler for “Passionate Joy”
Masters: Jane Mick for “Reverie”
Photography: Joseph Jasik-Drdol for “9th Street”
City Award of Excellence: Christopher Darga for oil painting “Red”
Service Award: Jane Mick
Judges, Frank Lennartz and David Deyell, reviewed 110 pieces of art in all categories. Second place [silver] and merit winners were also awarded.
“Again this year, we will grant three scholarships to local high school seniors who are majoring in art,” said Dody Rogers, event coordinator.
Winners will be posted at www.santaclaritaartists.org in the near future.