“Buy Art, the soul you inspire,
may be your own”

-Anonymous

 

2022 Lake Alfred "Right of Way" Winners


BEST OF SHOW: $500
Brenda Poff Hill, Winter Haven, Tommy Fishing, Tommy’s Way, Acrylic

2nd: $300
Bonnie Liss, Davenport, Gathering Acorns, Oil

3rd: $200
Ron Malone, Bartow, Robert, Watercolor

Award of Excellence: $75
Preston Stafford, Lakeland Crowded Street, Photograpy
Dana Daydodge, Haines City, Kitchen Duties, Watercolor
Rhonda Paprocki, Lakeland, No Worries, No Hurry, Acrylic

Honorable Mention: $50
Cathi Draper, Winter Haven, Soul Searching, Watercolor
Billie Lee, Surrounded By Wires, Acrylic
Peggy Gallaher, Lakeland, The Right of Way on I-4, Acrylic

2022 "Imagination" Winners


BEST OF SHOW:
Bonnie Liss, Davenport, Morning Bath, Oil

2nd:
Candi Cardenas, Haines City, The Littlest Mermaid, Watercolor

3rd:
Blair Updike, Lake Wales, I Can Reach the Tallest Tree with My Eye,Oil

Award of Excellence:
Ron Malone, Bartow, Life Happens, Watercolor

Dana Daydodge, Haines City, Ancient Eyes, Watercolor

Mary Worsely, Lakeland, Basket Filled With Possibilities, Colored Pencil

Honorable Mention:
David Gula, WH, 4 Mast Deep Space Schooner, Sculpture

Mark Kilvington, WH, Gathering of the Innocent, Acrylic

Steve Latimer, Lakeland, Red Mesa Angles, Acrylic

D Buerger, WH, Swamp Talk, Photography

Please thank the sponsors for your awards, without them…we would not be
able to give the awards that we give.
City of Winter Haven
TECO

2022 Aviation Exhibition Winners

Best Of Show:
Gary Chappel, Winter Haven, Ready for Takeoff, Photography

2nd:
Dana Daydodge, Haines City, Helicopter Day, Watercolor

3rd:
Kathy Stutzman, Poinciana, Steel Beauty, Guache

Awards Of Excellence
David Gula, Winter Haven,  Partly Cloudy, Mixed Media
Ron Malone, Betty is Back for Another Ride, Watercolor
Preston Stafford, Lakeland, Sea the Plane, Photography

Honorable Mention
Jean Comier, Sebring, Abduction of the Innocents, Oil
John Guiseppi, Lakeland, Crazy Horse, Photography
Peggy Gallaher, Lakeland, Amelia Airheart, Mixed Media
Tony Rizzo, Winter Haven, Question for the Moon, Photography

Special Thanks To Our Sponsors:

City of Winter Haven
T. Michael Stavres, Asst City Manager
&
Alex Vacha, General Manager
Winter Haven Municipal Airport

Winners for the 2022 City Hall Exhibition
“My Winter Haven: 100 Years of Waterskiing"

BOS:
Dana Daydodge, Haines City, Single Run #2, Watercolor

2nd:
Lorraine Goldberg, Lake Wales, Ready for Skiers, Photography

3rd:
Ron Malone, Bartow, Learning to Ski, Watercolor

Award of Excellence:
Greg Adams, WH, Portrait of a Barefoot Skier, Photography
Gary Chappel, WH, LeRoy, Photography
Mark Kilvington, WH, Lake Otis Impression, Acrylic

Honorable Mention:
Billie Lee, WH, Skier’s Home, Photography
Christy Hemenway, Winter Haven, City Logo, Watercolor
Preston Stafford, Lkld, 41 +74= 115 Years on the Water, Photography

 

Association News

WINNERS OF THE 2022 72ND ANNIVERSARY FINE ART EXHIBITION

Awards of Excellence:

Cleve Page, Auburndale, "Sourdough", Oil
Ron Malone, Bartow, "Rackleman Garden Guitar", Watercolor
Larry Elshoff, Lake City, "River Retreat", Film Photography

 

Honorable Mention Awards:

RB Smith, Lakeland, "Village Garden", Photography
Helen Edwards, Lakeland, "Come Away", Oil
Preston Stafford, Lakeland, "1918 Ford", Colored Pencil
Candi Cardenas, Haines City, "Florida Autumn Ridge", Watercolor

Please thank our sponsors for your awards. Without them, we would not be able to give our cash awards:

The CITY of WINTER HAVEN
OAK RIDGE FUNERAL CARE
JENNIFER & SCOTT THORNTON

 


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

We are in need of volunteers for:

(2) the hanging committee
(2) greeters in the gallery during Theatre Winter Haven shows.

Please contact Christy at 863-289-6477



 

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