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Leawood Arts Council Announces Winners of Natural Reflections Plein Air Art Event

Expires [Saturday, November 18, 2017]

CONTACT:April Bishop
Cultural Arts Coordinator
(913) 663-9157

Leawood Arts Council Announces Winners of Natural Reflections
Plein Air Art Event

The Leawood Arts Council and Parks and Recreation Departments are pleased to announce the winners of the second annual “Natural Reflections” Plein Air Art Event.

Congratulations to the following:
•First Place Photography – Ramon Magee, “Indian Creek Spectator”
•Second Place Photography – Michelle Wade, “Tree Trunk”
•Third Place Photography – Steve Johnston, “Sunrise at Leawood City Park

•First Place Painting – Annie DeGraff, “Last Light”
•Second Place Painting – Matthew White, “Evening in City Park”
•Third Place Painting – Christi Patterson, “Reflections at Tomahawk Creek”

Winner from the October Painting Quick Challenges are as follows:
Quick Challenge I, I-Lan Park
•First Place - Annie DeGraff
•Second Place –Denny Dowdy
•Third Place – Alex Hamil

Quick Challenge II, City Park
•First Place – Denny Dowdy
•Second Place – Matthew White
•Third Place – Liz Vargas

Quick Challenge III, Ironwoods Park
•First Place – Alex Hamil

•Second Place – Ellie Behrmann
•Third Place – Denny Dowdy

The show will run November 5th - 17th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm daily. Drop by the Better Homes and Gardens office to view and purchase art. The office is located at the east end of Mission Farms, 106th and Mission Road.

Local painters and photographers created all of the works of art during the week of October 7th through 15th in Leawood City Park, Tomahawk Creek Greenway, Tomahawk Creek Park, I-Lan Park, Gezer Park or Ironwoods Park.

A portion of the sale price of all art will benefit The Leawood Foundation projects or the Leawood Stage Company “Performing Arts Fund”. Both are 501c3 organizations, making that portion tax deductible.

For more information or to purchase art, please contact the Cultural Arts Coordinator at 913-663-9157 or email aprilb@leawood.org.

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