The exhibition is a juried one and Bill Teitsworth served as its Judge with awards given out to those whose work were considered to be even more exceptional than those created by their peers. The recipients of the awards were Will Rothfuss who received the Third Place Award for his piece titled, “Self Portrait in Blue Shirt,” Karen Duncan who received the Second Place Award for her piece titled, “Nicole,” and Joy Taney who received the First Place Award for her piece titled, “Riley L.” Honorable Mentions were given to Jim Gloria for his work titled, “Portrait of a Woman” and Don Manza for his photograph titled, “203.” Mr. Teitsworth could not attend the reception, but his selections reflected a discerning love and appreciation for the arts.
Bill Teitsworth is an award-winning watercolorist, a signature member of the National Watercolor Society www.nationalwatercolorsociety.org, and a member of the board of directors of the American Watercolor Society www.americanwatercolorsociety.com. He serves as the gallery curator for The ArtWorks Gallery and Studio in Scranton, PA www.facebook.com/ArtWorksNEPA?_rdr=p and leads workshops in Bucks County, PA and Rockland, ME. In addition to all this, Mr. Teitsworth is co owner of The Emanuel-Teitsworth Studio which he shares with his wife Renee Emanuel. You can learn more about Bill Teitsworth and The Emanuel-Teitsworth Studio by visiting his Website at www.etstudioart.com.