Monday, September 17, 2012

Art Walk Awards Event was AWESOME!

The Come & Create Windows Art Walk Awards Presentation held September 15, 2012. 
Performances by Cannon Irish Dance and guitarist Diane Konyk

        CONGRATULATIONS to the Windows Art Walk Artists!
Cynthia Paul wins the 2012 Come & Create Windows Art Walk First Place Award and The Peoples Choice Award. Watch for details on her upcoming solo exhibit.
Cynthia has contagious creative energy!

 Artist Debra Campana wins the Second Place Award 
Debra has wonderful creative energy that is always reflected in her work!

Winning Third Place is Janice De Angelis 
Janice has recently renewed her pursuit as a visual artist...we're glad she did!

The Art Walk was judged by national award winning artist Patti Di Benedetto who said it was a very difficult decision given the high quality of works in the competition. Patti wants all participating artists to know that she enjoyed the wide variety of subjects and styles in the show and would be happy to purchase any one of them.

Artist, Patti Di Benedetto Corna, is currently exhibiting work in New York, Florida and Dubai U.A.E. and is in several private collections of celebrities as Luciano Pavarotti, Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow, Danny Glover amid many others. Her work can also be viewed in many corporate collections.   

Honorable Mention Awards go to artists Rusti Greenlaw
Photographer and film maker Karen St. John Vincent  

Judge Patti Di Benedetto added two Up and Coming Artist Awards.
Alba Bailey is 98 years old and recognized as an Up and Coming Artist. 
Alba's painting of Frank Loyd Wright's Falling Waters is displayed behind.
Alba began painting in her 60's. We are honored to recognize her talent as up and coming 
which fits her personality perfectly. She is young at heart and it is evident in her work. 
Charlee Hodges 3 yrs. old wins Up and Coming Artist Award 
Her painting above is titled Princess 

 Congratulations to all of the artists! 

     Thanks to Cannon Irish Dance for such beautiful dance and music performances. 

 They're having Fun!
This group is talented!

Creativity fills the studio.
A great time was had by all! 

 Alba is still painting!

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