American Plains Artists

Art of the Plains 2014 Juried Exhibit Award Winners

 

APA  congratulates all the award winners and participants in this years show.

Also a special thanks to Tony Eubanks  for lending his expertise and to the Kerr Arts and Cultural Center

for providing the exhibit space to showcase the talents of all these fine artists.

The APA extends a special thanks to all of the contributors and sponsors of awards and materials

 that made this show such a success.

 

 

BEST OF SHOW

 

 

Barron Postmus of West Hills, CA

"End of Day"

$2,000.00 Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

FIRST PLACE

Jammey Huggins of Seminole, TX

"Brothers in Spirit"

$1,000.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND PLACE

David Dorsey of Valentine, NE

"Morning Nap"

$750.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

THIRD PLACE

Nathan Solano of Pueblo, CO

"Splash on the Rocks"

$500.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

CLYDE HERON AWARD

Glen Edwards of Smithfield, UT

"Lone Trapper"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists in honor of Clyde Heron 

is awarded to the most accurately rendered artwork of an historical subject

 

 

 

 

BEST PLAINS LANDSCAPE

Susan Lynn of Kansas City, MO

"Flint Hills and Shadows"

$200.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

BEST PLAINS SKY

Barron Postmus of West Hills, CA

"End of Day"

$200.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

GOLDEN  SPUR AWARD 

(APA MEMBERS' CHOICE)

Barron Postmus of West Hills, CA

"End of Day"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

ARROWHEAD AWARD

(HOSTING FACILITY'S BOARD MEMBERS' CHOICE)

Herman Walker of Kerrville, TX

"Cooling Down"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

PLAINSMAN AWARD

(PEOPLE'S CHOICE)

Sharon Brening of Peoria, AZ

"Tender Moment"

$250.00 Award Given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Susan Lynn of Kansas City, MO

"Flint Hills and Shadows"

Full Page Ad sponsored by

WESTERN ART & ARCHITECTURE magazine

$4,950.00 value

 

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Douglas H. Brown of Paulden, AZ

"Title Bout"

One Half Page Ad sponsored by

SOUTHWEST ART  magazine

$2,195.00 value

 

 

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Patsy Lindamood of Huntsville, TX

"Ladies in Waiting"

Artist's Focus Award - Full Page Ad sponsored by

WESTERN ART COLLECTOR

 $3,100.00 value

 

 

PUBLISHER'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

 H.R. Kaiser of Norman, OK

"White Horse"

One Half Page Ad Sponsored by

ART OF THE WEST

$1,780.00 value

ARTIST'S RETREAT AWARD

Don Weller of Oakley, UT

"On the Rocky Side"

Given by Our Heritage Guest Ranch,

Owner Jean Norman, Crawford, NE

$600.00 Value

 

 

 

EXHIBITION AWARD

Jammey Huggins of Seminole, TX

"Brothers in Spirit"

Given by Kerr Arts and Cultural Center

Kerrville, TX

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITION AWARD

Patsy Lindamood of Huntsville, TX

"Ladies in Waiting"

Given by Kerr Arts and Cultural Center

Kerrville, TX

 

 

 

 

FINE PRINT AWARD

Eileen Nistler of Upton, WY

"High Plains Drifter"

Given by Fine Print Imaging, Fort Collins, CO

$150.00 Gift Certificate

 

 

 

 

SCULPTURE AWARD

H.R. Kaiser of Norman, OK

"White Horse"

Given by Sculpture Depot

$300.00 Gift Certificate

 

 

NANCY DENZLER MEMORIAL AWARD

(Award honoring an APA Signature Member

who passed away since our last show)

David Dorsey of Valentine, NE

"The Safe Place"

$100.00 given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

TEXAS AWARD

Cindy Long of Katy, TX

"Far and Away "

GOODBYE TO A RIVER written by John Graves

and a one-year subscription to TEXAS HIGHWAYS

MAGAZINE  and TEXAS PARKS & WILDLIFE MAGAZINE

given by the American Plains Artists

 

 

 

 

CANVAS PANELS AWARD

Doris Shachmut of Carmel, CA

"In Tall Grass"

Given by SourceTek of Scottsdale, AZ

 

 

 

 

 

CANVAS PANELS AWARD

Sherry B. Stuart of Scottsdale, AZ

"Vaquero"

Given by SourceTek of Scottsdale, AZ

 

 

 

The Following Are

 

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE

 

They are non-monetary awards

that were chosen by the Juror,

Tony Eubanks

Each Award of Excellence winner will be given a

one-year subscription to Western Art & Architecture  

by Western Art & Architecture magazine and

Cowboys & Indians by Cowboys & Indians Magazine

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MELODY SEARS

of Hillsboro, NM

"SILVER FIRE SUNSET"

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

ANNE PEYTON

of Phoenix, AZ

"PRICKLY PERCH"

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MIKE IRVIN

of Clifton, TX

"WORKING THE SQUEEZE CHUTE"

 

 

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

JEAN G. GREEN

of Montrose, CO

"RED HEAD"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARY MICHAEL

of Bridger, MT

"HEED THE CALL"

 

 

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

JAMMEY HUGGINS

of Seminole, TX

"BEAR PAWS"

 

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

MARY WOOD

of Trout Creek, MT

"THE INTIMIDATOR"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you for visiting our exhibit!

 

If you would like to purchase one of these

 fine art works, please contact the

APA Treasurer: Marvin Stevenson

(432) 362-8922

 

 

                          

 

 

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