The exhibition is a juried one and Kristin Baxter, Ed. D served as its Judge with awards given out to those whom work were considered to be even more exceptional than those created by their peers. The recipients of the awards were George K. Shortness who received the Third Place Award for his piece titled, “Grasses Seen,” Patti Tinsman-Schaffer who received the Second Place Award for her piece titled, “Ellumine,” and Aaron Yetter who received the First Place Award for his piece titled, “Desolate Memories, Shattered Dreams #4.” Although Ms. Baxter could not attend the reception, her reflections of the winning pieces where shared through written assessments which were given to the artists as their prizes were given to them.
Kristin Baxter, Ed. D is an Associate Professor of Art and Coordinator of the Art Education Program at Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA. Ms. Baxter also serves on the PA Art Education Association Board of Directors as its Advocacy Chair. She has shown her work at various galleries throughout the United States and has been published in several peered reviewed journals. You can learn more about Kristin Baxter, Ed. D and view her work at www.inliquid.org/complete-artist-list/baxter-kristin.