The esteemed jury of three Long Island artists: photographer Alan Henriksen, painter Susie Gach Peelle, and wood turner Harry Wicks met at Think Long Island First today to judge the contest entries, on creativity and execution.
|Judges at work.|
From left: Susie Gach Peelle,
Harry Wicks, Alan Henriksen
|Judges tallying scores.|
From left: Alan Henriksen,
Susie Gach Peelle, Harry Wicks
And the winners are:
In Adult section
1st Place - Don Dailey
for Hearts and Vines, cherry wood carved love spoon
2nd Place - Anne Breitstein
for October Evening, West Neck Beach, watercolor
3rd Place - Sue Adler
for Happy Hearts, ceramic
In Young Adult section
1st Place - Kelley Marco
for Time Line of Love, ink and acrylic
Hearts and Vines
Life Line of Love
Young Adult Section
October Evening, West Neck Beach
We still have Popular Vote Awards to choose, so please stop by the store between Friday and Saturday and cast your vote.
Award ceremony takes place at Think Long Island First at 36 Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay, NY, on Sunday, February 12th between 2-3 pm.
Thank you to All Contestants for participation and congratulations to the winners!
"Show the Love Valentine Competition" coincides with the first annual Valentine's Fair in Oyster Bay, Celebrating America's First Valentine, and all things love..., organized by Raynham Hall Museum, Oyster Bay Chamber of Commerce, and a group of other local businesses. Please see a list of all the festivities taking place in town during the Valentine's Day weekend.