The 5th annual Easels in Frederick (MD) was held from June 15-20, and the following awards were presented by Larry Moore, the awards judge.
Jason Sacran won the Grand Prize for his painting “South and Carroll” (sponsored by Easels in Frederick Committee); Wyatt LeGrand won the Second Place award (sponsored by Everedy Square & Shab Row); Thomas Jefferson Kitts won Third Prize (sponsored by Frederick County Bank); Brienne Brown received the Landscape or Town Outside Frederick City award (sponsored by Bach & Associates, Inc., Realtors); Tim Kelly won the award for the best Architectural Subject in Frederick City (sponsored by Profitt and Associates Architcts); Neal Hughes was selected to receive the Best Use of Light award (sponsored by Evonne and Jim Reinsch); and David Lussier, Charlie Hunter, John Lasater, and Sacran each received an Honorable Mention award.
Jason Sacran receives the Grand Prize award from Wendy Poole. Photo by Joelle Herman Photography
Tim Kelly won First Place in the Quick Draw competition. Photo by Joelle Herman Photography
Brienne Brown. Photo by Joelle Herman Photography
Wyatt LeGrand won Second Place Photo by Joelle Herman Photography
Thomas Jefferson Kitts. Photo by Joelle Herman Photography
Prizes were presented to both non-juried and juried artists after the two-hour Quick Draw competition. The winners in the juried category were Tim Kelly, First Place (sponsored by Carmack Insurance Group, State Auto Insurance Companies); Wyatt LeGrand, Second Place (Linda Roth and Michael Campagnoli); and Thomas Jefferson Kitts, David Lussier, and Charlie Hunter, Honorable Mention.