After five days of painting all around Great Falls, 22 artists submitted 39 paintings. Judge Bethanne Kinsella Cople chose the winners as did the people for $1000 in prizes [sponsored by Celebrate Great Falls Foundation] were announced at the Awards & Collectors reception. Check out all the submissions in the online gallery

Winners (lt to rt): Robert Gilbert (1st), Rajendra KC (3rd), Christina Girardi (HM),
Jill Banks (2nd & People’s Choice), Alison Landry (HM), Lynne Cothern (People’s Choice), Larissa Powers (HM). [See winning titles below]

1st Place — Robert Gilbert  “Great Falls Green”

2nd Place — Jill Bank  “Farm Flock”

3rd Place — Rajendra KC  “Turner Farm”

Honorable Mention:

Larissa Powers  “The Corn Shed”
Christina Girardi  “Low & Fast”
Alison Landry  “On the Rocks”
Lynne Cothern  “Studio”

“Studio” by Lynne Cothern
“Farm Flock” by Jill Banks