Paint the Town 2023 Exhibition Video & Awards Presentation

This movie offers views of the art, the event judge, Jane Castelan Buccola, bestowing her award selections, and beautiful poetry recitations by the writers. Enjoy. You can see more about Jane on her judges page – by clicking here. She did a thoughtful, eloquent and overall wonderful job. Thank you so much for your involvement Jane! A special Thank You to Joel Zak for creating the video and to all of the poets who read their poetry for the video!

Paint & Write the Town 2023 Gallery of Art

Artists in Action’s Paint & Write the Town Exhibition of Art & Poems ison display during the month of October 2023 at the Elsinore Framing and Art Gallery. This diverse show was the culmination of a summertime of creating en plein air.

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Paint & Write the Town 2023 Award Winners

Congratulations to the P&WTT award-winners!

1st Place: Diane Trevett, “Minto Growers Field with Dahlias
2nd Place: Richard Berry, “The Workbench
3rd Place: Jim Richards, “Baskett Slough Mallard

Honorable Mentions:
Carolyn Lehl, “Poppy Pods
Lorraine Dye, “Pathway to Wine
Deanna White, “Hot Summer Day at Baskett Slough”

People’s Choice:
Art: Nikki Burke, “Sunset Baskett Slough”
Poem: Marilyn Johnston, “In the Here and the Now”

Paint & Write the Town 2023 – Opening Reception