Congratulations to our winning artists!
Best of Show: Ned Mueller for "St. Mary River, Glacier National Park"
1st Place: Melanie Thompson for "Clarno Dawn"
2nd Place: Jim Lamb for "Morning Shadows Over the White River"
3rd Place: Jan Jewell for "White Mountain From Tioga Pass"
Best Plein Air: Ned Mueller for "Study from Glacier National Park"
Honorable Mention: Jan Jewell for "White Mountain at Yosemite from Tioga Pass"
Honorable Mention: Yong Hong Zhong for "Broken Arch Study"
Gamblin Sponsor Award for Best Use of Color: Robin Weiss for "Forest Light, Olympic National Park"
Rosemary & Co Sponsor Award for Best Use of Light: Lou Hurlbut for "Grand Staircase, Escalante National Monument"
Plein Air Washington Artists’ is a group of people who love the adventure of painting outdoors. We are dedicated to the fine art of painting on location in natural light to document the diverse and breathtaking scenery of our beautiful state.
Our members include artists of all levels of experience who benefit from sharing ideas, techniques, and enthusiasm; while enjoying the friendship and fellowship of people with our shared passion.