Winners announced; reception slated

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Winners announced; reception slated

By DEBBIE RADFORD<br><em>Gazette </em>Lifestyles editor
Published Thursday, March 20, 2003   |  673 Words  |  /BeaufortGazette/features/lifeti

Del Holt's "With a New Leash on Life" was best of show winner ($750) at this year's Beaufort Art Association Spring Exhibit in the Greene Street Art and Activities Center.'
The show, open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon-4 p.m. Sundays, will continue until March 30. Winning art will then be exhibited in the USCB Art Gallery in the Performing Arts Center, 801 Carteret St.'
Winners were announced Wednesday, and a reception for them will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the show is free.'
Other winners in the show are:'
<li>First place, $500, Pat Boquard, "Road, Figures and Spring Thaw."'
<li>Second place, $300, Daryl Knox, "Ace Sky."'
<li>Third place, $250, Susan Graber, "Upstate New York."'
<li>Fourth place, $150, Vickie Bailey Ebbers, "Candy."'
<li>BAA Founders Award, $200, Mary Jane Martin, "Rising Winds."'
Awards of Excellence'
<li>Betty Betz, $200, Marlies Williams, "Marsh VI."'
<li>Art & Soul, $100, Bob Bender, "Portal."'
<li>Callawassie Island Club, $100, Robert Highsmith, "Uprooted Hunting Island."'
<li>Gene Grace, DDS, PA, $100, Linda McKenney, "Return to Paradise."'
<li>G. Elliot Hagan Jr., New York Life Insurance, $100, Penny Russell, "Carolina Morning."'
<li>Dr. and Mrs. Michael R. Harris, $100, Anita Blewer, "In the Treetop."'
<li>Ron and Dee Ledlow, Beaufort Realty, $100, Lynn Brown, "Shaman."'
<li><em>Low County Weekly</em>, Jeff and Margaret Evans, $100 for photography, Art Cornell, "Bermuda High."'
<li>Piggly Wiggly, $100, Nancy Nelson, "Across the Marsh."'
<li>Harriet Seabrook, $100, Linda Cole, "Beaufort River View."'
<li>O.C. Welch, $100, William Wisecup, "Bay Street."'
<li>Bruce Wyles, DSS, $100, Lynne Parrott, "Yellow Submarine."'
Honorable mention -- $25 each'
<li>Carolyn Goyette, "Leaf Bowl."'
<li>Martin Stearns, "Laeliocattelya Culminant." '
Memorial Awards'
<li>James A. Fletcher Memorial Award, $500, Eric Horan, "Sky Meets Ocean."'
<li>Carroll Stevenson Memorial Award, $500 for a watercolor, Robert Highsmith, "At Singletons"'
<li>Agnes Mann Neighbors Carter Memorial Award, $100, Mary Ann Putzier, "Sun Kissed."'
<li>Katherine H. Chakides Memorial Award, $100, Lynda Potter, "Serious Sunflowers."'
<li>Alberta Lubkin Memorial Award, $100, Ruth Lines, "Mystic Spirits."'
<li>Evelyn R. Neidich Memorial Award, $100, Barbara Shwab, "Sandy's Sunflowers."'
<li>Letty Lee Saville Memorial Award, $100, Susan Graber, "Pritchards Series."'
<li>Leith Paul Trask Memorial Award, $100, Guido Petruzzi, "Lowcountry Marshes."'
Gift certificate'
<li>Cheap Joe's Art Stuff, $50, Carol Newsome, "Daisies, Lemons & Copper Pot."'
<li>The Paper Co., $25, Doug Gillett, "Hunting Island Lighthouse."'
<li>The Paper Co., $25, Mary Jane Martin, "Pieces of Time."'
<li>Wine & Provisions, $50, Ellen Long, "Snowy Azaleas."'
Merchandise'
<li>Bay Street Trading, Henriette Wechsler, "The Cutting Edge."'
<li>Cheap Joe's Art Stuff, Walter Hill, "Oak Burl."'
Student awards'
<li>First place, $100, Nate Watkins, BHS, "Buist and Molly."'
<li>Second place, $75, Naketah Nix, BCHS, "Untitled Photo."'
<li>Third place, $50, Richard Hechsler, BCHS, "Self Portrait."'
<li>Honorable mention, $25, Abraham Kelly, BCHS, "House in 2 Point Perspective."'
<li>Honorable mention, $25, Benjamin Dunbar, BCHS, "Emerald Lens."'
"You Done Good" awards'
From Cheap Joe's Art Stuff:'
<li>Sara Ballance, BHS, "Vines."'
<li>Blythe Brown, BHS, "Anti-Gravity."'
<li>Nathan Holland, BCHS, "White Bill."