2016 CAPA Awards & Prizes
1st Place: $6000 & Plein Air Mag 1.4 page ad ($1100 value). Winner: Lisa Egeli, Churchton, MD for “Changing Tide.”
2nd Place: $4000 & Plein Air Mag Featured Artwork ($750 value), Neal Hughes, Moorestown, NJ for “Low Tide.”
3rd Place: $2000 & Rosemary brushes ($250 value), Thomas Kitts, Portland, OR for “Clearing Up at Annisquam Lighthouse.”
Honorable Mention, Essex County Greenbelt: $250 & Guerrilla Painter gift cert $130, Jacob Aguiar, Camden, ME for “Sunlit Fall Foliage.”
Honorable Mention, Central Street Gallery: $250 & Michael Harding Amethyst sample set $120, Jacobus Baas, Laguna Beach, CA for “Afternoon Respite.”
Beaches of Cape Ann Award, the Joan van Roden Memorial Prize, $500. Funded by John & Kathy Connolly.
Best Americana, Kelly Automotive Group: $500 & Art Supplies Wholesale gift cert $50 and Blick gift cert $25, Ken Knowles, Rockport, MA for “Strolling in Rockport.” Funded by Beauport Hospitality Group.
Best Use of Perspective, Carpenter & MacNeille, Architects and Builders, Inc.: $500 & 2 Blick gift cert $25 ($50 value), Jeff Weaver, Gloucester, MA for “Beacon Marine Yard.”
Best Use of Light, Mona Eliasson & Dave Tallaferro: $500 & Guido frame ($550 value), Mitch Baird, Mesa, AZ for “Raking Light.”
Best Nocturnal, J. Barrett: & Company: $500 & Nor’East Frameworks frame ($850 value), Stephan Giannini, Rockland, ME for “Night Houses.”
Best Maritime Activity, Crocker’s Boatyard: $500 & Guerilla Painter gift cert $80, Nyle Gordon, Ethel, MO, for “Rose Marine, Gloucester MA.”
Best Marine, Bank Gloucester: $500 & Jack Richeson gift certificate $100, Patrick Lee, Pittsburgh, PA, for “Rocky Neck Relic.”
Donald Allen Mosher Award, Christine Mosher: $350 & Gamblin Oils sample set ($160 value) & Guerilla gift cert $50, Janet Sutherland, Ipswich, MA for “Bass Rocks.”
Paul Strisik, N.A. Award, Nancy Strisik: $350 & RGH sample set ($176) & Blick gift cert $25, Chuck Marshall, New Antioch, OH for “Harbor Boats.”
My Place by the Sea Award, My Place by the Sea: $500 & Ray Mar Art gift cert $75, Ken DeWaard, Hope, ME for “Lovingly Restored, Lanes Cove.”
Neptune’s Harvest Award, Leonard Parco: $500 & Michael Harding introductory sample set ($80 value), Richard Sneary, Kansas City, MO for “Granite Quarry.”
People’s Choice Award, Seacoast Nursing & Rehabilitation Center: $500 & Williamsburg Handmade Oil Colors 2 sample sets ($120 value), Eric Jacobsen, Prineville, OR for “The Old Paint Factory.”
Artist Spirit Award, Guido frame ($550 value), Len Mizerek, Westport, CT.