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
Bio here

Helen Arthurson
Artist, Author, Sponsor (Graeme Arthurson Real Estate Drouin)
Bio Here


Conditions of Entry download here


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