Lane Wine Best of Show
BY MELANIE BUCK –
The Mena Art Gallery reopened their doors after an extensive renovation project and opened the Ouachita Expressions Art Show, all on Saturday, August 8. The winners of the oldest show at the gallery were:
Best of Show: Tiffany Lane with ‘Tribute to a Firefighter’
Works on Paper: Carol Bybee, 1st place with Spring in the Backyard; Gilda Meyers, 2nd place with Apple Annie; Lorraine Timmerman, 3rd place with Carolina Wren; Cynthia Thanos-Wade, Honorable Mention with Wild Sky Tribal.
Works on Canvas: Carolyn MacMahon, 1st place with The Abbey Garden at Sudeley; Gabi La Grone, 2nd place with Regal Intensity; Kay McAdams, 3rd place with Oakleaf Hydrangea; Don Pohlman, Honorable Mention with Egypt Unwrapped.
Three Dimensional: Tommy Lyles, 1st place with Enchanted Moment; Ken Vonk, 2nd place with Flower Garden; Ray McAdams, 3rd place with Vortex; Carolyn McCullough, Honorable Mention with Moon Over Snowy Mountains.
Photography & Computer Generated Art: Jim Anderson, 1st place with Fall on Cossatot; Lowell Thomas, 2nd place with Bridge Over Still Waters; Sharon Prislipsky, 3rd place with Well Groomed Heron; Shirley Pohlman, Honorable Mention with Nite Streakers.
Yankee Clipper Award: Carol Bybee with Gathering Leaves.
Poteau Valley Vet Awards: Robin Carpenter with Indigo Bunting and Julie Mayser with Purrfect Persians.