Reports from Durand, Wisconsin, are that the weather was quite variable—ranging in temperature from the 30s to the 80s—during Go Paint! Durand 2015. The artists were prepared. So who won?
Tim Syring took home Best of Show for his watercolor “Chippewa River Anticipation.” Meanwhile, Matt Anderson won two awards for different paintings, taking home awards for Best Nocturne and First Place in the Quick Paint competition.
Several of the painters with examples of their production
Matt Anderson won the Quick Paint with this piece.
Best Chippewa River Painting was won by Mary Ann Cleary. Best City of Durand Painting went to D.K. Palecek. Gale Berndt, Deb Conlon, and Joyce Staley earned Honorable Mention awards.
Anderson also won Best Nocturne, for this painting.
Derek Davis served as awards judge.