Granville Gardeners announce art contest winners

Jan. 02, 2014 @ 09:27 AM

The Granville Gardeners club recently announced the winners of its first art contest.

More than 110 items were entered in the contest. Each was on display at the Thornton Library in Oxford from Nov. 14 to Dec. 19.

In the paintings category, a work by Liz Donohue won first place and two by Dale Pittard won second and third.

In the photography category, a photo by Alan Clark won first place and two Jim Liestman photos took second and third.

Serving as judges of the contest were Nancy Knott, Teresa Brown, Jay Rich and Barbara Blaisdell.

Cash awards were presented to the winning artists at the club’s annual installation and awards banquet.

Many of the works entered in the contest are available for sale at thegranvillegardeners.org.