Fine Art Awards - 2014
Arts at the Port artists are eligible for up to $11,500 in Awards.
Best of Show - $3,000
Anacortes artist Dederick Ward received the top Festival fine art award at the Arts at the Port Opening July 26th. Juror Patricia Watkinson presented the Best of Show $3,000 award.
2 Excellence Awards - $1,000 each
James Lapp of Mount Vernon, WA
Theodora Johnson of La Conner, WA
2 Advocate Awards - $500 each
Christine Gedye of Seattle recieved the Don de Llamas Advocate Award.
Patty Haller from Seattle, left, received the Nancy Vogel Advocate Award. Nancy presented the award.
T Bailey Corporate Award - $500
Anacortes Collects - $4,000
The City of Anacortes is this year's Anacortes Collects partner to purchase artwork for public areas. Mayor Laurie Gere and Joann Stewart chose the two pieces below.
"Padilla Bay" by Alissa Durling from Anacortes
"Madronas and Firs" by Keith Sorenson from Anacortes