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2016 First Brush of Spring


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AND. . . THE 2015 WINNERS were!!!


Award Name Amount Artist Name Title of Work
Best in Show
John and Sarah Lechleiter $2,500.00 Kathy Blankenheim Salem Church
1st Place $1,250.00 Thom Robinson McFadden Farm
Dr George and Mrs. Peggy Rapp
2nd Place $1,000.00 Lawrence Rudolech I think I Can
 Richmond Art Museum
3rd Place $750.00 Beverly Bruntz Color Riot
Ron and Dottie Mack
Oil Award of Merit
Hoosier Salon $500.00 Mark VanderVinne Posted
Pastel Award of Merit
Indiana Heritage Arts $500.00 Ron Burgess Springing Up
Watercolor Award of Merit
Jim & Sally Toschlog $500.00 Bill Borden Old Dam Road
Merit awards
Richard McKnight $250.00 Susan Mauck The Artist
Indiana Artists Club $250.00 Julie Wiegand Crimson Cranberry
Dr George and Mrs. Peggy Rapp $250.00 Chris Newlund A Stage Coach Stop
IPAPA $250.00 Lon Brauer American Sisters
IPAPA $250.00 Mary Ann Davis David’s Brush
IPAPA $250.00 Nyle Gordon Charlie’s Back Porch
IPAPA $250.00 Carol Strock-Wasson FBOS Vineyard
IPAPA $250.00 Lynn Dunbar In It Away
Honorable Mention Panel Pack Wet Paint Carrier Marty Coulter Redbuds
Honorable Mention Panel Pack Wet Paint Carrier Wyatt LeGrand Misty Spring Morning
Honorable Mention Panel Pack Wet Paint Carrier Kevin Carlson Foggy Morning
1st Place:  Melanie & Bill Wissel $250.00 Joe Lawson
2nd Place:  Melanie & Bill Wissel $150.00 Stacia Alexander
3rd Place:  Melanie & Bill Wissel $75.00 Lori Robinson
Student Awards
Age 12 – 18
1st Place: $30.00 Alex Robinson
2nd Place: $25.00 Delaney Pfeiffer
3rd Place: $20.00 Jonathon Hamilton
Honorable Mention Shelby Cloer
Honorable Mention Melissa Pfeiffer
Honorable Mention Jacob Walters
Under 12
1st Place: Brooklyn Beach
2nd Place: Grace Glaser
3rd Place: Kinslee Parrish
Thursday Night Quick Draw 49 Participants
Winners $100.00 Nyle Gordon
$100.00 Chris Newlund
$100.00 Carol Strock-Wasson
$100.00 Julie Weigand
Honorable Mention $20.00 Kathy Blankenheim
$20.00 Wyatt LeGrand
$20.00 Randall Scott Harden
$20.00 Michelle Wells