San Clemente Art Association’s Paint San Clemente contest ran June 16-24, and winners were announced this weekend.
The contest included a variety of events, including an exhibition and sale, as well as an evening gala.
The first-prize winner was Rita Pacheco with her oil rendering of the iconic Avenida Del Mar restaurant building; the painting is titled "El Ranchito."
See the photo slideshow for images of paintings from all the winners, as well as images of the honorable mentions.
For information call the San Clemente Art Gallery at (949) 492-7175. The San Clemente Art Association’s website is www.scartgallery.com.