• The artwork named Best of Show  in the annual Lake Country Art Show is Sierra, an oil painting by Colleen Erickson, shown at center. (Leader photo by Thomas Wallner)

Winners named in 2016 Lake Country Art Show

The Graham Art Guild will continue hosting the 2016 Lake Country Art Show at the Old Post Office Museum and Art Center through Aug. 31. The winners of the show were chosen Aug. 20 by former Graham Independent School District art director Kathy Lambden.
The 2016 show brings together 134 pieces of artwork from over 30 artists spread across Breckenridge, Weatherford, Mineral Wells, San Angelo, Granbury and other local West Texas towns.
Regular Show
Best of Show - Colleen Erickson for Cierra
First Place – PattyRae Wellborn for Manny
Second Place - Cindy Parker for Lobster Oh Buoy!
Third Place - Jack Milchanowski for Wolf Photo
Honorable Mention - Bob Swindle for Vespid, JR Cook for Inside the Old Barn, PattyRae Wellborn for Walk in the Forest, Shelley Paclik for Sunning in Santa Fe, Peggy Whitehead for Cactus Poppy, JR Cook for An Afternoon Rain Shower, Beth Prichard for Sunset Over the Sand Dunes, Kim Ward for Canyon

Classwork Entries
First Place - Cynthia Pinnell for Summer Peaches
Second Place - Liz Hendrix for Hydrangeas
Third Place - Ann Stroud for Wildflowers and Peaches
Honorable Mention - Helen Pemberton for New Mexico Night, Liz Hendrix for North Country, Helen Pemberton for Southwestern Novel,Teresa Matney for Here Comes the Sun, Julie Harber for Barn near Jackson Hole Wyoming, Cindy Kahler Thomas for Blooming.

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