Winners of CVAA Scholarship art show announced |

Winners of CVAA Scholarship art show announced

Nevada Appeal Staff Report

The Carson Valley Art Association recently completed it’s Annual Scholarship Benefit Art Show at the CVIC Hall in Minden. The show had more entries and more people attended than previous shows. And the quality of the art displayed this year was exceptional.

See you at next years Carson Valley Days and Scholarship Benefit Art Shows. And keep your eyes open for the selection of next years scholarships in the Spring. Contact Beth Bosmans, Scholarship Chairman at 782-5606.

Congratulations to all the winners:

Peoples Choice Ribbon and BEST IN SHOW – Nancy Bargman’s collage – “Navajo Boy”

WATER MEDIA (51 entries)

1st place – Don Fotine, “Autumn Morning”

2nd place – Terry Sweeny, “Gathering at the Gap”

3rd place – Carolyn Denning, “Home Grown Tractor”

Honorable Mention – Eileen Merrill, “Mountain Storm”; Don Fotine, “Copper Creek”; and Alice Norton, “Sand Harbor”

PHOTO (39 entries)

1st – Wendy Frances, “Stream of Life”

2nd – Debbie Marsh, “Jobs Mountain”

3rd – Wendy Frances, “Cooling Off”

Honorable Mention – Richard Farrar,”It’s A Hoot” and Pam Brekas, “Surreal Bodie”

Oil (34 entries)

1st – Nancy Clarke, “Tahoe Rocks”

2nd – Buz Schott, “On the Road”

3rd – Howard Friedman, “Water and Rocks”

Honorable Mention – Linda Wellise, “Foothill Cattle Drive”

ACRYLIC (25 entries)

1st – Richard Rose,”Oxidized History”

2nd – Paula Coyle, “Out of the Shadows” –

3rd – Anna Louise Darden, “Abstract Brown/Gold”

MIXED MEDIA (22 entries)

1st – Helen Martin, “Reflections”

2nd – Dorrine Sadilek, “Gardner’s


3rd – Lee Lewis, “Botanical Garden”

3D (Sculpture, glass, etc.) (9 entries)

1st – Pete Bowie, “Out of Nowhere”

2nd – Susan Welch,”Young Coyote”

3rd – Lynn Ann Watson, “Spirit Feathers”

PASTEL (5 entries)

1st – Ida Glazier, “6AM Scossa Cow Camp”

2nd – Helen Fanning, “St. Mary’s Church”

3rd- Ida Glazier, “Paying the Help”