Congratulations to the winners celebrating nature and art on the Great Hollow Virtual Juried Art Show May 15 – June 30, 2020. The winners were chosen from over 100 paintings and photographs featuring beautiful imagery of wildlife, plants, landscapes, and other aspects of nature found within Great Hollow or the immediately surrounding area.
This is a fundraiser organized by the Great Hollow Photographers Club for Great Hollow, with 25% of all sales going to support their education, science, and conservation initiatives. Please be sure to check it out, and consider supporting local artists and Great Hollow by purchasing one of these great works of art. The Virtual Juried Art Show is live online May 15 – June 30, 2020. Go to www.GreatHollow.org .
Jurors for the artwork were: Jane Haslam, noted photographer and owner of the Land Gallery in Pawling, NY and Kathleen L’Hommedieu, well known painter and teacher. After much deliberation, they selected the following winners:
Paintings: First Place: Annie McAward for “Cottontail”, Second Place: Basha Maryanska for “Outdoor Tree”, Third Place: Janet Greco for “These are for You” plus Honorable Mention: Adele Moros for “September Song”
Photographs: First Place: Dennis Larkin for “Indigo Bunting”, Second Place: Justin P Goodhart for “Green on Green”, Third Place: Neil Zobler for “Waiting for Spring” plus Honorable Mention: Lu Li for “Splash Shield” and Judith Secco for “Jay Feathers”.
We are extremely grateful to all of the local businesses that sponsored the show by donating prizes for the winning artists. “I cannot begin to thank the community enough for their amazing generous support during these challenging times for small businesses.” Says Linda Hubbard, Chair of the Virtual Art Show. “Please view the sponsors on the website to recognize and support these wonderful community businesses.”
Thanks go to: EAGLE Sponsor: Visual Impact of Danbury. OWL Sponsors: Barn Gallery & Frame Shop of New Fairfield, Bank Street Theater of New Milford and the Sherman IGA. HERON Sponsors: American Pie Bakery and Restaurant of Sherman, Biscotti’s Ristorante of New Fairfield, The Cue BBQ Restaurant of Danbury, Fairwood Wine and Liquors of New Fairfield, Halas Farm Market of Danbury, Haviland Hollow Wine of Patterson, NY, One Stop Cleaners of New Fairfield, Painted Lemon Restaurant of Sherman, Portofino Restaurant of New Fairfield, Scared Grounds Coffee of Sherman and Scott’s Putnam Lake Wines of Patterson, NY. Special thanks also to Country Elegance Photos for hosting the art show on their website www.CountryElegancePhotos.com
Many thanks also to the Great Hollow Photographers Club who have made this show possible. It was a great team effort. For more info: Facebook – Great Hollow Photographers Club