WESTPORT - The Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks has announced the winner of their 23rd annual Cover Art Show: Sally J. Smith of Westport.
Smith's photograph of her ice installation, "Chapel Pond Spiral," will be featured as the cover artwork for ACNA's annual Arts Directory and Master Calendar.
Best in Show was Linda Smyth of Port Henry with her painting, "Spring Street;" First Place 2-D was Donna Lou Sonnett with her watercolor, "Ice Fish for Supper;" First Place 3-D was Ron Pederson with his wood sculpture, "Triple Deal;" and First Place Photograph was Bob Ziemba with his "Pakatakan Round Barn;" Honorable Mentions went to Jonathon Esper for "Lake George from Buck Mt. Sunset," Sandra Hildreth for "Whiteface Afternoon" and Bob Wagner for "Early Snow."
The Cover Art Show, Landscape Exhibit, Public Spaces Exhibit and the 34 donated artworks of the Silent Auction will travel throughout Essex, Clinton, Franklin and Hamilton counties until December. Smith's winning cover art will be raffled through the drawing of $1 tickets at the Field, Forest and Stream Day in Elizabethtown Sept. 25 to benefit the traveling exhibits.
The 2010-2011 Annual Arts Directory will be available for free at dozens of local venues in June.