Category Archive: Painters of the Month

Next Meeting – November 13, 2017 – 6:30 Joslyn Center, Palm Desert, CA

3RD Place - Painter of the Year
Ron Hanner

2016 PAINTER OF THE YEAR, JIM NELSON

Painter of the Year Comments and Critique, May 9, 2016  Ruth Ellen Hoag, an artist, teacher and juror from Santa Barbara, California, judged our Painter of the Year competition and offered helpful and gentle critiques of the paintings submitted for consideration.  In order to be eligible, an artist needed to have won a ribbon at …

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GENERAL MEETING MAY 11, JOSLYN CENTER 7 PM

PAINTER OF THE YEAR 2015 At the May General Meeting  this year’s winners will will be chosen by Judge Leo Fuchs. He will also offer commentary on all of this year’s entries in the Painter of the Year Competition. Leo Fuchs is a professional artist, art educator, and lecturer; he has been an influential force …

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Robin St. Louis 2014 Painter of the Year

A solid group of 24 paintings were entered in the 2014 Painter of the Year competition. The judge, Janis Cipriani Willis, did a good job of discussing each painting. At the beginning of the critique, she said she would be looking at composition, creativity, technique, use of color, and “notan” ( impact).  She pointed out the …

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