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2015 Awards

Painters and photographers from Central PA and beyond have captured picturesque scenes depicting Camp Hill and other West Shore communities, as well as scenery throughout seven counties. The Collector's Preview Party offered an opportunity to see the competition show and be one of the first to purchase paintings from this exhibition.

Juried Painting Competition Winners

1st Place Winner
Jason TakoDover, PA"Painted Paints"
2nd Place Winner
Brian EppleyLewisberry, PA"View of Harrisburg
from Reservoir Park"
3rd Place Winner
Maureen VezinaGreen Harbor, MA"Creek Zen"
Honorable MentionCharles NewmanHaddon Township, NJ"Old Steel Bridge"

Juried Photography Competition Winners

1st Place Winner
Irene Van BuskirkDuncannon, PA"Balance"
2nd Place Winner
Jeff WilesHarrisburg, PA"Four Worlds"
3rd Place Winner
Theodore Van PeltMechanicsburg, PA"Rye Field"
Honorable MentionShari FergusonHanover, PA"I Stand Alone"

Choice and Purchase Awards

People's Choice AwardLuis Miguel GerardinoDominican Republic"The Pride"
Artist Choice AwardRaymond EwingSwan Point, MD"The Last Caboose"
Photography Purchase AwardGeorge RhyneCarlisle, PA"Go Away! Now!"
Painters Purchase AwardBrienne BrownJulian, PA"Looking Down On River Street"

Student Awards

Snow Plow Challenge WinnerMelody MerinoUpper Dauphin MS
1st Place PhotographyTessa MinicozziCedar Cliff HS
2nd Place PhotographySummer BostdorfMillersburg HS
3rd Place PhotographyAvery JacksonMechanicsburg HS
1st Place PaintingGeorgia WeaverNorthern HS
2nd Place PaintingColleen HarkinsMiddletown HS
3rd Place PaintingEmily MeritzCamp Hill HS

The Quick Draw and Quick Shoot competitions took place on Saturday, May 30th, 2015, in downtown Camp Hill. These events were open to any artist who wished to participate.

Quick Draw Winners

1st Place Winner ($800)Raymond EwingSwan Point, MD"Red, White, & Blue"
2nd Place Winner ($600)David LeeWhitehall, PA"Camp Hill Morning"
3rd Place Winner ($400)Lon BrauerGranite City, IL"American Roadway"
Artist's ChoiceBeth BatheLancaster, PA"Watering Can"
Artist's ChoiceAlina OsipovDrexel Hill, PA"Space Potatoes in the Sun"
Honorable MentionPatricia Walach KeoughCarlisle, PA"Fence"
Honorable MentionChrissy PahuckiPine Island, NY"Willow Park Bridge"
PleinAir Magazine
Award of Excellence
Jason TakoDover, PA"Dr. Carl's House"

Quick Draw Youth (Grades 9-12)

1st Place WinnerMadeline BrodieCamp Hill, PA
2nd Place WinnerAnna Kadar-KallenHarrisburg, PA
3rd Place WinnerAlyssa WelferCamp Hill, PA

Quick Draw Youth (Grades 6-8)

1st Place WinnerBritt ColeNew Cumberland, PA
2nd Place WinnerBen PahuckiPine Island, NY
3rd Place WinnerSamantha PahuckiPine Island, NY

Quick Shoot Winners

1st Place Winner ($800)George RhyneCarlisle, PA"Grounded"
2nd Place Winner ($600)Don UvickCamp Hill, PA"Portal"
3rd Place Winner ($400)Karen KaiserCarlisle, PA"Found Treasure"
Honorable MentionCindy CrossleyNewville, PA"Lost Soul"
Honorable MentionTraci SepkovicCamp Hill, PA"Weathered"
People's ChoiceNorbert FryNew Cumberland, PA"Portico"
Artist's ChoiceEve SmithMechanicsburg, PA"Einstein's Door"

Quick Shoot Young Adult

1st Place WinnerDelaney BassCamp Hill, PA
2nd Place WinnerMadelyn GaleCamp Hill, PA
3rd Place WinnerLucie BishMechanicsburg, PA

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2015 Sponsors

Camp Hill Borough    Reager Adler, 2014 Bronze Sponsor    Everest Care Management, 2014 Bronze Sponsor   RSR Realtors, 2014 Bronze Sponsor

Penica and Associates, 2015 Painters Awards Sponsor    Lamar Advertising, Contributing Sponsor    Alpha Consulting Engineers, Sustainer of Plein Air    Centric Bank, Sustainer of Plein Air Sponsor    FMA Advisory, Sustainer of Plein Air    Metro Bank, Sustainer of Plein Air

Char's Restaurant, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    Creative Elegance Boutique, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    Dr. Peter Brier, Internists of Central PA, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    Optima Technology Associates, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    Pennsylvania Retina Specialists, Friends of Plein Air    Kern and Comapny, Friends of Plein Air    PleinAir Magazine, Contributing Sponsor    Leon E. Wintermeyer, Inc, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    Leon E. Wintermeyer, Inc, Friend of Plein Air Sponsor    West Shore Photpgrpahy Club, Student Awards Sponsor