SCAA 27th Annual Art Classic Winners List

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Last update: Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Santa Clarita Artists Association’s 27th Art Classic Gala was held October 15, at William S. Hart Park in Newhall.

An afternoon of fun was had by all guests, including art viewing, wine, appetizers, desserts, a huge silent auction and musical entertainment by Jimmy Carnelli. The $25 donation collected will benefit the SCAA art scholarship program for high school and college students.

Seventy-one artists displayed 122 of their best work and much-anticipated awards were presented in all categories.

Acrylics

Merit: Main Street, John Alexopolous; Silver: Afternoon Walk, Christine Dickerson; Gold: Harlequin, Laura Ledesma.

Dry Media

Winner of the Gold in the Dry Media category is Laurie Morgan with her piece called A Whiter Shade of Pale. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Dry Media category is Laurie Morgan with her piece called A Whiter Shade of Pale. Courtesy photo

Merit: Cowgirl Jen, Leslie Halberg; Silver: Africana, Laura Ledesma; Gold: A Whiter Shade of Pale, Laurie Morgan.

Mixed Media

Merit: Sun and Moon, Patricia Thayer; Silver: Into the Woods, Lynda Frautnick; Gold: Wild Feathers, Julianna Curtis.

Oil

Merit: Jessica, Lori Powers; Silver: Pacific Morning, Laura Wambsgans; Gold: State Fair Buck Rabbit, Leslie Halberg.

Photography

Winner of the Gold in the Photography category is Bruce McFarland with his work called Mezquita History MULTIPLE X. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Photography category is Bruce McFarland with his work called Mezquita History MULTIPLE X. Courtesy photo

Merit: Waiting for Daddy, Norma Warden; Silver: Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Fowlboys. Phil Althouse; Gold: Mezquita History Multiple X, Bruce McFarland.

Sculpture

Merit: Searching, William Duquette; Silver: Peachy Valentine, Susanna Petrovit; Gold: Crooked Face, Nadiya Littlewarrior.

Watercolor

Winner of the Gold in the Watercolor category is Ramsin Yefima with his piece called Crimson Hearts. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Watercolor category is Ramsin Yefima with his piece called Crimson Hearts. Courtesy photo

Merit: Tangerine & Cream, Jan Cornett; Silver: Tatchu, Meressa Naftulin; Gold: Crimson Hearts, Ramsin Yefima.

Masters

Merit: Standing the Test of Time, Laurie Finkelstein; Silver: Roar, Hector Fernandez; Gold, Afternoon in Pisa, Gary Friedman.

 

Best of Show

Winner of the Peer Award is Scott Parker with his piece called Tiki Time. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Peer Award is Scott Parker with his piece called Tiki Time. Courtesy photo

Woman in Hat, Christopher Darga

Peer Award

Tiki Time, Scott Parker

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SCAA 27th Annual Art Classic Winners List

Winner of the Gold in the Sculpture category is Nadiya Littlewarrior with her sculpture, Crooked Face.

Santa Clarita Artists Association’s 27th Art Classic Gala was held October 15, at William S. Hart Park in Newhall.

An afternoon of fun was had by all guests, including art viewing, wine, appetizers, desserts, a huge silent auction and musical entertainment by Jimmy Carnelli. The $25 donation collected will benefit the SCAA art scholarship program for high school and college students.

Seventy-one artists displayed 122 of their best work and much-anticipated awards were presented in all categories.

Acrylics

Merit: Main Street, John Alexopolous; Silver: Afternoon Walk, Christine Dickerson; Gold: Harlequin, Laura Ledesma.

Dry Media

Winner of the Gold in the Dry Media category is Laurie Morgan with her piece called A Whiter Shade of Pale. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Dry Media category is Laurie Morgan with her piece called A Whiter Shade of Pale. Courtesy photo

Merit: Cowgirl Jen, Leslie Halberg; Silver: Africana, Laura Ledesma; Gold: A Whiter Shade of Pale, Laurie Morgan.

Mixed Media

Merit: Sun and Moon, Patricia Thayer; Silver: Into the Woods, Lynda Frautnick; Gold: Wild Feathers, Julianna Curtis.

Oil

Merit: Jessica, Lori Powers; Silver: Pacific Morning, Laura Wambsgans; Gold: State Fair Buck Rabbit, Leslie Halberg.

Photography

Winner of the Gold in the Photography category is Bruce McFarland with his work called Mezquita History MULTIPLE X. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Photography category is Bruce McFarland with his work called Mezquita History MULTIPLE X. Courtesy photo

Merit: Waiting for Daddy, Norma Warden; Silver: Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Fowlboys. Phil Althouse; Gold: Mezquita History Multiple X, Bruce McFarland.

Sculpture

Merit: Searching, William Duquette; Silver: Peachy Valentine, Susanna Petrovit; Gold: Crooked Face, Nadiya Littlewarrior.

Watercolor

Winner of the Gold in the Watercolor category is Ramsin Yefima with his piece called Crimson Hearts. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Gold in the Watercolor category is Ramsin Yefima with his piece called Crimson Hearts. Courtesy photo

Merit: Tangerine & Cream, Jan Cornett; Silver: Tatchu, Meressa Naftulin; Gold: Crimson Hearts, Ramsin Yefima.

Masters

Merit: Standing the Test of Time, Laurie Finkelstein; Silver: Roar, Hector Fernandez; Gold, Afternoon in Pisa, Gary Friedman.

 

Best of Show

Winner of the Peer Award is Scott Parker with his piece called Tiki Time. Courtesy photo
Winner of the Peer Award is Scott Parker with his piece called Tiki Time. Courtesy photo

Woman in Hat, Christopher Darga

Peer Award

Tiki Time, Scott Parker

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