Art Association Awards Prizes in Winter Show

Artists were recognized at the San Clemente Community Center and Art Gallery.

The San Clemente Art Association gave out awards for artists participating in its winter show Sunday.

The gallery for the next few months will be displaying more than 100 pieces from oil paintings and acrylics to mixed media, photography and jewelry.

The gallery is open weekdays from 12 to 4 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The following are a list of winners and honorable mentions and art categories.


Dorothy Kuhr


Kirk Kegel, honorable mention

Susan Brown, honorable mention

Dennie Hahn, third

Paul Lawrence, second

Bob Ross, first


Jan Whiten, honorable mention

Elizabeth Schleicher, honorable mention

Bonnue Dobson, third

Myoung Park, second

Patricia Prather, first

Mixed Media:

Susie Cartt, honorable mention and third

Adam Townsend, second

Carolyn Pelkey, first

Portrait and figure:

Ron Peterson, honorable mention

Linda Capaci, honorable mention

Alan Nowell, third

Ruth Yuhas, second

Naomi Safai, first


Rita Pacheco, honorable mention

Ferial Nassirzadeh, third

Michael Downey, second

Ferial Nassirzadeh, first

Landscape and seascape:

Gwenith McIntire, Bill Taber, Maggie Gerth, Marie Huggin; honorable mentions

Louise Lopina, third

Ruth Suhas, second

Louise Lopina, first

Best in Show:

Steve Kell

Disclosure: The author of this article is a dues-paying member of the San Clemente Art Association and has work displayed in the winter show.

Don Slater January 07, 2013 at 11:53 PM
Hey Adam show us your painting!!!


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