Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, Ben Lomond, California, non-profit Arts Organization

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through education, exhibition and cultural activities,

reflecting the unique and diverse environment of the mountain communities."

 

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"Resolutions!"

January 16 - April 6, 2013

Gallery Hours: Wed - Sun, noon - 6 pm

 

Gallery Exhibition, "Resolutions" at the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center, 2013

 

 

 

AWARDS

Juror Susana Arias, Santa Cruz County Artist of the Year, 2013

Best of Show - Paula Prekowitz, "Vessel",  Soda Fired Ceramic

First Place - Mary Comfort, "Carnival", Watercolor

Juror's Choice Award - Mardeen Gordon, "B'Cup", Ceramic

Honorable Mention - Dana Weigand, "Santa Cruz Potluck", Oil on Canvas

Honorable Mention - Elizabeth Payne, "Cuddly", Ceramic

 

Please click on the thumbnails below to view larger images of the work.

 

Ceramic Vessel by Paula Prekowitz, Best of Show

Paula Prekowitz

Soda Fired Ceramic Vessel

Best of Show

 

Watercolor Painting by Mary Comfort, First Place

Mary Comfort

Watercolor Painting - "Carnival"

First Place

Welcome to the Gallery!

Welcome to the Gallery!

Gallery Wall ceramics by Travis Adams, Photo by Karen Asherah, Pastel Painting by Julie Hendriks,

Gallery Wall

Ceramic Flowers by Travis Adams

Photo on Canvas by Karen Asherah

Pastel painting by Julie Hendriks

 

Gallery Wall Display

Gallery Wall display

Glass by April Zilber

Ceramic Cat by Geof Nicastro

Jewelry by Debbie Manning

Ceramic Sculpture by Tom Watson

Ceramic Sculpture by Elizabeth Payne (HM)

Basket by L. Forest Worley

Visitor in Gallery

Gallery Visitor

Admiring Soda fired Vase

 

Ceramic Sculpture "Boat Man"  by Liz Whitaker

Liz Whitaker

Boat Man, Ceramic Sculpture

Ceramic cat sculpture by Geof Nicastro

Geof Nicastro

Ceramic Kitty

 

Colorful knit scarves & hand cozies by Sunny Johansson

Sunny Johansson

Knit Scarves and Hand Cozies

Antler Basket by L. Forest Worley

L. Forest Worley

"Round To It" Wall Hanging, Antler Basket

 

List of Participants

 

Travis John Adams

Karen Asherah

Dale Bates

Shannon Belardi

Mary Comfort

FIRST PLACE

Elizabeth Dobson Payne

HONORABLE MENTION

Roberta Friedman

Mardeen Gordon

JURORíS CHOICE

Hanna Hammerli

Julie Hendriks

Richard Horton

Sunny Johansson

Stephen King

Linda  A. Levy

Debbie  Manning

Tina Masciocchi

 

 

Juliette Morris Williams

Eileen Murray

Geof Nicrastro

Dyann Paynovich

Kathryn Pierno

Anil Prajapati

Paula Prekowitz 

BEST OF SHOW

Heather Richman

Carol Riddle

Maxine Stahl

Tom Watson

Dana Weigand

HONORABLE MENTION

Elizabeth Whitaker

Ian Whitaker

Larry Forest Worley

April Zilber

 

 

 

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:   

 Arts Council of Santa Cruz County   Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County

         California Arts Council   Bruce Bangert   North Glass   Phoenix Ceramics  

       Earth Matters Foundation    Valley Women's Club    New Leaf Market Felton

 

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