1st place – Janet Clayton
Congratulations to Janet Clayton for being the overall winner of the Members’ Vote with her coloured pencil picture ‘Baby Orangutan’.
Comments from members include:
- Captures both perfect detail and fragility.
- Excellent detailed drawing, capturing the character.
- Unbelievably life-like. Such skill with medium.
- Captures look and feeling. Detail good.
- I kept coming back to this drawing. It has everything for me – great technical ability, strong emotion and good story telling.
2nd place goes to Janet Jacobs with her 3D textile and mixed media model ‘Escape from Lockdown’.
- Loved the composition and joy.
- Very topical, captures the spirit of lockdown.
- Made me smile.
- Lively and original – I would love to see it face to face!
Joint 3rd place goes to Vivienne Graham with her oil painting ‘Memories’.
- Imaginative, made me smile.
- Eye catching and different, evocative and with depth and meaning. A painting to live with as you you would always stop and look into the far distance and think of your own memories.
- Diana to a “T”.
Joint 3rd also goes to Cynthia Studden with her oil painting ‘Monmouth Beach’.
- Just loved the colours used.
- Atmospheric, nostalgic.
Thank you to all our members who took place in the voting and for all the brilliant comments – your participation has been much appreciated!