Ficifolia Art Show 2018
Social Room, Drouin Football Club
Sinclair Street, Drouin
Co-ordinated by Baw Baw Arts Alliance and hosted by Drouin Football Club.
Held during the Ficifolia Festival in Drouin
Ficifolia Art Show is over again for another year. Thank you to our generous and supportive sponsors without whom there would be no show. Drouin Football Club did another stellar job of hosting us and catering for the opening night.
Thanks to the 112 artists who submitted 227 works. Thanks to the judges Clive Hutchison and Helen Arthurson for your difficult job in deciding the awards.
Thanks to the 423 visitors who walked through the door and last but not least thanks to the volunteers who made it happen.
Here are the results.
Best Exhibit in Show - J H Cuthbertson Award - $2000 Dani Till – #186 Homeless Soul
Best Contemporary Land/Seascape - BBAA Mary Gabriel Award - $1000 #219 High Tide by Sharon Wootten
Acquisitive Award - Lyrebird Villages for the Aged Award - $500+ value 2 works chosen #224 Lachlan Yuill Sculpture& #56 Noelene Downie (for Among Friends)
Best Portrait - Graeme Arthurson Real Estate Award - $500 #2 Silo lass by Ian Adair
Best 3D Exhibit - BBAA & Miles Art Studio Award - $500? #118 Past Life by Jessie McLennan
Best Photographic Work - Roylaines P/L Award – 1st $500 voucher 1st prize – #129 On Stage by Russell Monson
2nd $250 voucher 2nd Prize - #204 Coal Creek Emma white
Warragul Camera Club - Best image by a novice*
Membership to WCC value $75 WCCBest work by a Novice (not previously entered into photography with Ficifolia) #135 Are you looking at me by Jess Murphy.
Warragul Camera Club - Most successful Photography exhibitor - Voucher up to $132 for Entry fees to Warragul National. WCC most successful Photography exhibitor – Russell Monson
Best Fibre Art exhibit - Fibre Arts Australia Award - $500 scholarship #19 Forest floor by Joan Best
Best work by a Baw Baw Citizen - Baw Baw Shire Award - $300 #105 Road Trip - Uluru at sunset by Lisa Kurec
Best Printwork - Town & Country Gallery, Yarragon Award - $300 #188 – Stargazing by Helen Timbury
Best Sporting Artwork in any medium - Drouin Football Club Award - $300 #168 A fishy story: a trout tale by Coral Smith
Best Still Life - French and Lowden Financial Advisors Award - $200 #125 Still Life Pencil by Samantha Milne
Best Mosaic - Choices Flooring Watsons Warragul Award - $200 #92 Fallen by Viv Hordern
Best Small Work Morwell Art & Framing Award - $200 #154 Serenity IV by Karen Rosato
President’s Award - BBAA award $150 #159 Fire in Heaven Geoff Sargeant
Popular choice - Tritec award $100 voucher #101 Ficifolia by Margaret Koopmans
Best Youth Work - BBAA Award - $50 #50 Callista by Scarlett Daly
Best Child Work - BBAA Award – $25 #71 Brain dead by Eleanor Freeth
Clive Hutchison -
Lecturer |Creative Arts | Faculty of Education & ArtsGippsland Centre for Art and Design
Helen Arthurson –
Artist, Author, Sponsor (Graeme Arthurson Real Estate Drouin)