Awards for art club members

awards%20evening%20st%20thomas%202013Artists exhibiting at the recent Chesterfield Art Club’s show sold seven pieces of work and another 21 were sold in aid of The Pollyanna Pickering Foundation, which supports world wildlife conservation, and an orphanage in 
Ethiopia.

Pollyanna, who is the art club’s president  presented a trophy for her personal favourite painting at the presentation evening during the weekend event at St Thomas’ Centre in the town.

The  Mayor of Chesterfield Paul Stone, and the Mayoress Barbara Wallace presented the prizes for best pictures in the various media categories.

The best watercolour award was won by Jenny Gooding for her ‘Summer Flowers No1; the best oil/acrylic went to Ronnie Lakin for his landscape The Playground and the winner of the best other media was Gloria Harrison for her mixed media picture titled Peony Splendour, which also received most votes for Best in Show.