News in Cortland NY

Community Arts Challenge Winners

The winners of this year's Community Arts Challenge are as follows:

PEOPLES' CHOICE AWARD

Jane O'Shea - The Circus House, Homer, NY

FINE ARTS

FIRST: Emily Gibbons - Road to Dingle

SECOND: David Beale - Wickwire Crew

THIRD: Aye Ei Soe San - Once Upon a Time in My Life

Honorable Mention - Fine Arts

Jae Harris - Cortland's Economic Roots

Jane O'Shea - The Circus House, Homer NY

Marilyn Palmer - Great Grandmother Melville

Eileen Schlag -One Small Hand

Eileen Schlag - Dancing Evening Maple Leaves

Eileen Schlag - The Emptiness Within

Aye Ei Soe San - Golden Land Myanmar - 2

ARTISAN CRAFTS

FIRST: Kathie Beale - Intertwined

SECOND: Kathleen V. McGinn - Aftermath

THIRD: Carrie Contento - Metamorphosis

Honorable Mention - Artisan Crafts

Matthew Fendya - Macro Scope

Terri Fendya - 12.25.62

Kathleen V. McGinn - Crossing

Cheri Sheridan - Roots

PHOTOGRAPHY

FIRST: Emily Gibbons - Derby in Mt. Hope

SECOND: John E. Lutz - Root Photo Collage

THIRD: Sherry Dans - The Roots of Valor

THIRD: Torie Tiffany - Roots

Honorable Mention - Photography

Sara Dougherty - We All Come from Somewhere

Rachel Vigue Hyde - Roots Exposed

Ruth O'Lill - Resolute Roots

Jim Weiss - Getting a Grip

David Yaman - Easter on the Green

ORIGINAL MUSIC

FIRST: Greg McQuade - Take Me Home

SECOND: John E. Lutz - Scampering in the Forest

SECOND: Barry Morris - Papers

WRITING - POETRY

FIRST: Martin Sweeney - Martha Gertrude's Tree

SECOND: Deonie Finkbeiner - Roots

THIRD: Lynn Olcott - Mitochondrial DNA

THIRD: Linda Schmidt - Albero Bello

THIRD: Diane L. Watson - Root

WRITING - PROSE

FIRST: Barry Morris - Roots

SECOND: Meghan Aagaard - Baking Day

THIRD: Alice Jenkins - Voices of Our Nation

Honorable Mention - Prose

Meghan Aagaard - Henry's Dream

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