Locals in the frame
MAY Cowell’s oil painting Rose and Crystal was named runner-up Best in Show at the Alfred Cove Art Society Awards of Excellence Exhibition.
The Melville artist also received a Highly Commended Award for The Gums.
Alfred Cove’s Susan Sheppard won the First Prize Award for Oils for her painting Forest Breath while Booragoon’s Susan Swain won the First Prize Award for Pastels for King Hakea.
The First Prize Award for Other Media went to Roger Dickinson’s digital print titled Coming Out Of My Shell.
Wilson’s Peta Zella was awarded Best in Show for her painting Mandarin, which the judges called “a little gem.”
Left: Best in Show runner-up May Cowell; Above right: Susan Sheppard with her oil painting Forest Breath; Below right: Susan Swain with King Hakea.