Watertown Art League to present Memorial Awards
Watertown Art League will present eleven awards at its annual Juried Art Show Reception on June l4, from l to 3 PM. The show runs from June 7 through June 21, 2013, at the Mark Potter Gallery at Taft School, Watertown, CT.
The Best In Show award went to Joel Sandulli, lst. in acrylic to Anita Gregorski, lst in oil to Edward Garrity, lst in watercolor to Vickki Bouffard, lst in pastel to Sandra Karakoosh, lst in mixed media to Susan Wolanic. A special Mannweiler Appreciations Award was given in recognition of the years of financial support from Mrs. Mannweiler to the Art League and was won by Carl Lawson. The Miceli Family sponsored a Pastel Award in memory of Vincent Miceli which was won by Sherri Baxter. Four honorable mentions went to Karen Esslinger, Cassandra Guidess, Lorraine LeRoy and Vincent Rosa. Twelve hundred dollars in awards will be presented at the reception and award ceremony scheduled for Saturday, June 14, from 1-3 PM. Refreshments will be served. The public is invited.
Hosted by The Watertown Art League, one of the oldest established art leagues in the area, and in cooperation with its sponsor the Thomaston Saving Bank Foundation, the work of many talented and prize winning artists representing all mediums of fine art from all parts of the state will be on display and juried.
The Watertown Art League meets the second Monday of the month at 7 PM at the first Congregational Church, 40 DeForest Street, (Route 63 & 6), Watertown, CT. The League maintains a 30 year history of providing informative open meetings/demonstrations, and successful art shows. These meetings are open, free and the public is invited and encouraged to attend.