2018 Best of Show
Jim Spillane – Photography

1st Prizes:
Crafts: Caelin McDaniel – McDaniel Pottery
Fiber: Teri Nalbone – Teri Nalbone Fiber Arts
Fine Art: Eli Helman – Eli Helman Ink
Jewelry: LeAnne & Marc Marquis-LeAnne Marquis Jewelry
Mixed Media: Basia Andrusko – Pysanky by Basia
Photography: Donald Schoenleber – DWDB Schoenleber

2nd Prizes
Crafts: Jonathan Zackey – Bluestone Gardens
Fiber: Sandi Babson & Edna Adamic-Seems – Bohemian Silk Designs
Fine Art: Jon Carraher – Jon Carraher Artworks
Jewelry: Megan Whitten – Molly Moonflower
Mixed Media: Deborah Hamburger & John Balogh – Paper and Wood
Photography: Scott Krycia

3rd Prizes
Crafts: Kevin Weise – KRWstudios
Fiber: Jolanta Michalska – I Felt
Fine Art: Naomi Shanzer
Jewelry: Roberta Manly – Mystic Silver & Glass Design
Mixed Media: Meghan Hine – HineSite Creations
Photography: Chris Costa – C.T. Costa Photography

Honorable Mention
Crafts: Tari Zarka – AAOTE
Fiber: Ihor Barabakh – Severyn
Fine Art: Phillip Singer – Phillip Singer Paintings
Jewelry: Holly Wellington – Wellington Metal & Gem
Mixed Media: Michele Foster Lucas

JUDGES ROSTER — September 29, 2018
How Judging for Prizes Works

2018 Judges Bio Info
CRAFTS

Louise Feder
Ted Green

FIBER
Sandy Morrison
Laura Womack

FINE ART
Celia Anderson
Lauren Travis

JEWELRY
Joanne Eisenberg
Judy Zipkin-Grasso

MIXED MEDIA
Amy Hunt
Kathy Schroeher

PHOTOGRAPHY
Wendy Gladston
Lisa Hanover

2017 Winners
Derek Mohr Best of Show

 

 

 

 

2017 Best of Show
Derek Mohr – Tintype Photography

1st Prizes:
Crafts: Daniel Pratt – Midnight Glassware
Fiber: Kathy Dinsmore – The Wandering Vine
Fine Art: Bob Richey – Bob Richey Pastels
Jewelry: Megan Whitten & Jen Demarco – Molly Moonflower
Mixed Media: Kirsten & Marc Lamuniere – Sculptery Bones
Photography: Ruth Taylor – Reflections by Ruth

2nd Prizes
Crafts: Susan Nonn – Naturally Yours
Fiber: Adriana Rangel-Houser -Woven Dreams Designs
Fine Art: Phillip Singer – Phillip Singer Paintings
Jewelry: Michele Cole – Michele Cole Designs
Mixed Media: Max Gyllenhaal – Zortz Puppets & Masks
Photography: Josh Axelrod

3rd Prizes
Crafts: John Cheer – Cheer Studio
Fiber: Patricia Walkar
Fine Art: Beth Kaylor Brunner
Jewelry: Leanne & Marc Marquis -Leanne Marquis Jewelry
Mixed Media: Michelle Hoff – Stained Glass & Mosaics
Photography: Scott Krycia

Honorable Mention
Crafts: Robin Campanale – Rusty Man
Fiber: Jolanta Michalska – I Felt
Fine Art: Zu Sheng Wu – Zu Sheng Wu
Jewelry: Douglas Brandow – Deep Rock Mining
Photography: Stacey Granger – Life Art by Stacey Granger

Judges this year:
Crafts: Joanne Eisenburg and Will Hammerstein
Fiber: Sandy Morrison and Michael Ross
Fine Art: Lisa Tremper Hanover and Lauren Travis
Jewelry: Susan Goodrich and Judy Zipkin Grasso
Mixed Media: Sherri Daugherty and Michaela Murphy
Photography: Wendy Gladston and Billy O’Connor

2016 Winners

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Josh Axelrod with Photography Judges

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prizes for the 2016 Arts & Crafts Festival:

Best In Show
Josh Axelrod – Josh Axelrod Photography
Photography

1st Prize Winners
Crafts:  Patricia Tolton – P2 Ware Art Tile
Fine Arts:  Phillip Singer Paintings
Fiber:  Nelly Kouzmina – Feltinelli
Jewelry: Douglas Brandow – Deep Rock Mining Co
Mixed Media: Teri Oja – Teri Oja Thread Paintings
Photography: Derek Mohr – Tintype ambrotype photography

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2nd Prize Winners
Crafts: Roland Metal Art – Roland Paronish
Fine Arts: Elizabeth Andrews – Elizabeth Andrews Studio
Fiber: Kathy Dinsmore – The Wandering Vine
Jewelry: Regina Ewer – Regina Marie Designs
Mixed Media: Alexandra Sydovenko
Photography:  Duncan Hall

3rd Prize Winners
Crafts: Rachel Calderin – Burning Branch Studio
Fine Arts: Gale Scotch
Fiber: Teri Nalbone – Fiber Arts
Jewelry: Tonya Perri – Tonya Lov Jewelry 
Mixed Media: Megan Stein & Werneke McCook
Photography: Scott Krycia

Honorable Mention
Fine Arts: Susan Somerton -Xray Artistry
Fiber: Pamela Irwin – Modern Tatting
Jewelry: Toby Slawski Designs
Mixed Media: Megan McCook and Steve Werneke    
Crafts:  R Michael Heon

2016 Judges

Judges for Prizes for the 2016 Arts & Crafts Festival included:
Joanne Eisenberg, Jewelry Maker and Owner of Flirt by Joanne Eisenberg
Louise Feder, Assistant Curator, James A. Michener Art Museum
JoAnn Goodwin, Fine Art Painter
Wendy Gladston, Professional Photographer
William Hammerstein, Executive Director of Oscar Hammerstein Museum
Lisa Tremper Hanover, Director & CEO, James A. Michener Art Museum
Billy O’Connor, Owner, Wessel + O’Connor Fine Art Gallery
Wendy Paton, Award-winning American photographer
Christine Ramirez, Exhibition Specialist with New Hope Arts
Michael Ross, Designer/Artist
David Witchell, Owner, David J Witchell Salon & Spas and Boutiques
Laura Womack, Owner of From the Hand
Link to 2016 Judges Bios

2015 Prizes Awarded

Best In Show
Teddy Green – Goose Creek Pottery Crafts

1st Prize Winners
Crafts: Tari Zarka – Aspiring Artists of the Earth
Fine Arts: Teresa Haag – Teresa Haag Art
Fiber: Kathy Cooper – Kathy Cooper Floorcloths
Jewelry: Monique Perry – Monique’s Art Jewelry
Mixed Media: Teri Oja – Teri Oja Thread Paintings
Photography: Josh Axelrod -Josh Axelrod Photography

2nd Prize Winners
Crafts: Patricia Brown Tolton – P2 Ware Art Tiles
Fine Arts: Elizabeth Andrews – Elizabeth Andrews Studio
Fiber: Nelly Kouzmina – Feltinelli LLC
Jewelry: Lara Ginzburg – Designs by Lara
Mixed Media: Vic Ramos – Vic Ramos y Bonivita
Photography: Donald Schoenleber – DWDB Schoenleber

3rd Prize Winners
Crafts: Andrew Meoli – Further Stained Glass
Fine Arts: Eli Helman – Eli Helman Ink
Fiber: Jacquelyn Morgan – Puppets & Whimsicle Winter Wear
Jewelry: Regina Ewer – Regina Marie Designs
Mixed Media: Sean & Valerie Carman – Skyline Crafts
Photography: Stacey Granger – Life Art by Stacey Granger

Honorable Mention
Fine Arts: Michele Foster Lucas
Fiber: Ihor Barabakh – Severyn
Jewelry: Hilary Hertzler
Mixed Media: Karl Henschel -Timber Creek Turnings
Photography: David Stern – David Stern Photography on Tile

2015 Judges included Lisa Hanover and Louise Feder, respectively director and assistant curator of the James A. Michener Art Museum; Carol Cruickshanks, Executive Director of New Hope Arts; Roz Ruby, owner of Ruby’s Gems; Lauren Travis, artist and owner of Travis Gallery; Sherri Dougherty, owner of Angel Hearts Apparel and Jewelry Boutique; artists Susan Goodrich, Jose Chacon, Edie Sharp and JoAnn Goodwin; photographer Wendy Gladston; and Will Hammerstein of the Oscar Hammerstein legacy.

2014 Winners
Nelly-Kouzmina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014 Best in Show
Fiber: Nelly Kouzmina, Feltinelli

1st Place, Fine Art: Donna Gratowski
1st Place, Photography: Jim Spillane
1st Place, Crafts: Jamie Agins
1st Place, Jewelry: Winnie Chan
1st Place, Fiber: Morgen Foley
1st Place, Mixed Media:

2nd Place, Fine Arts: Patrick Seufert
2nd Place, Photography: Scott Davidson
2nd Place, Crafts: Wayne Lind
2nd Place, Jewelry: Douglas Brandow
2nd Place, Fiber: Diane Chapman
2nd Place, Mixed Media: Leigh Hannan

3rd Place, Fine Arts: Ruth Cargill
3rd Place, Photography: Scott Krycia
3rd Place, Crafts: Ted Green
3rd Place, Jewelry: Arden Bardol
3rd Place, Fiber: Jacquelyn Morgan
3rd Place, Mixed Media: Daniel Duffy

Honorable Mention, Fine Arts: Eli Helman
Honorable Mention, Photography: Loren Fisher
Honorable Mention, Crafts: Michael Cho
Honorable Mention, Jewelry: Megan Horan
Honorable Mention, Fiber: Cindy Parzych
Honorable Mention, Mixed Media: A & M Goldfarb

2013 Prizes Awarded

Best In Show
Jewelry: Michael Stevens, Silver & Bold Studio

1st Place, Fine Art: Teresa Haag
1st Place, Photography: Josh Axelrod
1st Place, Crafts: Douglas Hain
1st Place, Jewelry: Douglas Brandow

2nd Place, Fine Arts: Eugene Perry
2nd Place, Photography: Jeremy Moss
2nd Place, Crafts: Diane Levenson
2nd Place, Jewelry: Jamie Agins

3rd Place, Fine Arts: Helena Van Ememmerik-Finn
3rd Place, Photography: Donald Schoenleber
3rd Place, Crafts: Ihor Barabakh
3rd Place, Jewelry: Kathleen Bennethum

2012 Best In Show
Photography: Steven Daniel

BEST OF SHOW Steven Daniel Photography

FINE ART
First Place Amelia Furman B-106
Second Place Christopher Kline G-203, 205
Third Place Eugene Perry P-505

CRAFTS
First Place Rob Caperell Y-324
Second Place Mark Klammer Y-318
Third Place Deborah Simpson O-14

PHOTOGRAPHY
First Place Russ Brown P-521
Second Place Chris Kendig R-407
Third Place Rich Killion O-40

JEWELRY
First Place Coco Paniora-Salinas Y-326
Second Place Jamie Agins P-507
Third Place Regina Ewer R-414

2011 Prizes Awarded

Best In Show
Jewelry: Michael Stevens, Silver & Bold Studio

1st Place, Fine Art: J. Scott Wolf
1st Place, Photography: Jeremy Moss
1st Place, Crafts: Mariah Wren
1st Place, Jewelry:  Arden Bardol

2nd Place, Fine Arts: Zhen Zhong Duan
2nd Place, Photography: Emily Broome
2nd Place, Crafts: Sandy Lindstedt
2nd Place, Jewelry: Monique Perry

3rd Place, Fine Arts: Stephen Brehm
3rd Place, Photography: Donald Schoenleber
3rd Place, Crafts: Michael Silversweig
3rd Place, Jewelry: Karin Bremer

“Best in Show 2010” went to Sean Brady of Wire People Here.

“Best in Show 2009″ was Nathan Favors for his wood turnings.

“Best in Show 2008″ was Bob Richey for his Bucks County pastels.