2018 SALON SHOW

CROOKED TREE ARTS CENTER
TRAVERSE CITY, MICHIGAN

AWARDS AND DONORS

VALUE

WINNER

PAINTING TITLE

Associate and Signature Division

Gold Medal

One full-page advertisement funded by Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine ($3,995) and $1,000 cash funded by OPA

$4,995

J. Ken Spencer OPA

“Forgotten Homestead”

Silver Medal

One full-page advertisement funded by Southwest Art Magazine ($3,380) and $750 cash funded by OPA

$4,130

William A. Suys OPA

“Frontier Artist – Fort Concho”

Bronze Medal

Merchandise Certificate funded by Michael Harding Handmade Artist Oil Colours ($1,500) and $500 cash funded by OPA

$2,000

William A. Schneider OPA

“Float Upstream”

Realism Award of Excellence

Merchandise Certificate funded by Savoir-Faire ($500)
and $500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$1,000


Candace X. Moore

“Believer”

Impressionist Award of Excellence

Merchandise Certificate funded by Savoir-Faire ($500) and $500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$1,000

Shannon Smith-Hughes

“The Dining Room”

Animal Award of Excellence

$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500

Jenny Buckner


“Tess”

Figurative Award of Excellence
$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Milly Tsai OPA


“Hard Life”

Landscape Award of Excellence
$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Bill Cramer


“Persistence”

Portraiture Award of Excellence
$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Adam Clague OPA


“Takin’ a Break”

Still Life Award of Excellence
$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Elizabeth Robbins OPA


“Dahlia’s and Silver”

Award of Excellence
$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Craig A. Pursley


“Canyon Oaks”

 Award of Excellence
Merchandise Certificate funded by Gamblin Artists Colors

$500


Lyn Boyer


“Havana Nights”

Award of Excellence

Merchandise Certificate funded by Blue Ridge Oil Colors

$500


Katie Dobson Cundiff OPA


“Darien Duo”

Award of Excellence

Merchandise Certificate funded by Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff

$500


Aaron J. Schuerr


“Absaroka Ascent”

Award of Excellence

$250 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$250


Joyful E. Enriquez


“Beneath the Pads”

Award of Excellence

$250 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$250


Ebrahim Amin OPA


“Nature Walk”

Award of Excellence
Merchandise Certificate funded by Liliedahl Video Productions

$250


Steven S. Walker


“Streaming at Dusk”

Master Signature Division

Gold Medal
$1,500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$1,500


Nancy S. Crookston OPAM


“Shirley Temple No Ice”

Award of Excellence

$500 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$500


Calvin Liang OPAM


“Newport Sailboats”

Award of Excellence

$250 cash funded by Oil Painters of America

$250


Marc R. Hanson OPAM


“Gently Into Spring”

Special Award

Executive Director’s Benevolent Artist Award

$500 cash funded by an Anonymous CTAC Member
The Benevolent Artist Award is given by Crooked Tree Arts Center to recognize an artist who builds community not only through their creative practice, but also through volunteerism, donation, and other forms of support. 

$500


Connie Herberg


“The Three Amigos”