The winners of the 2018 Helen Norris Open Art Show are …

I recent feature on the winners of the 2018 Helen Norris Open Art Show, held May 1-31, 2018 at the Sidney Art Gallery in Port Orchard, inadvertently listed entrants who won the competition the previous year.

Here are the 2018 winners:

Winners of the Helen Norris Open Art Show who were in the Winners’ Circle in January 2019

  • Tweed Meyer – 1st place – Oil/Acrylic
  • Ben Butcher – 1st place – Mixed Media
  • John Risvelato – 1st place – Mixed Media 3D
  • Melissa Meader – 1st place – Watercolor
  • Steve Havert – 1st place – Photography
  • Mary McInnis – 2nd place – Drawing/Pastel

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