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Exhibition Dates
February 1, 2012 through
January 31, 2013


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Explore This! 8 Award Donors

Platinum Donors - $2000
Prismacolor (Patron)

Gold Donors - $1000
Colored Pencil Society of America

Silver Donors - $500
Legion Paper (Patron)
DC 207 Seattle, WA

Bronze Donors - $300
Canson, Inc. (Patron)
Creative Art Materials/Caran d'Ache (Sponsor)
Derwent/ColArt Americas, Inc. (Patron)
Icarus Art
Staedtler - Mars Ltd (Patron)

Friends of CPSA Donors (up to $300)
DC 103 Chicago, IL
DC 104 Detroit, MI
DC 107 Atlanta, GA
DC 109 Metro Washington DC
DC 112 New England
DC 113 Gainesville, FL
DC 114 Raleigh/Durham, NC
DC 115 Wilkes Barre, PA
DC 120 Cleveland, OH
DC 201 Portland, OR
DC 202 San Diego, CA
DC 210 San Francisco, CA
DC 214 Los Angeles, CA
DC 215 Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
DC 217 Idaho Falls, ID
DC 219 Albuquerque, NM
DC 222 Texarkana, TX

EXPY Best of Show Award and Prismacolor Award ($2000)

"Sweet Seduction" - Linda Lucas Hardy, CPSA (TX)

Hardy Award


CPSA Great Explorations Award
for Exceptional Achievement ($1500

"Falling Water IX" - Erwin Lewandowski (MI)

Erwin Lewandowski


CPSA District Chapters Award
for Exceptional Merit ($1000)

"Apples on Plate with Knife" - Scott Williams (TN)

Scott Williams


The CPSA District Chapters Award
for Outstanding Recognition ($725)

"River Odyssey" - Ester Roi, CPSA (CA)

Ester Roi, CPSA


Seattle WA District Chapter 207 Award
for Outstanding Recognition ($500)

"Kati" - Tanja Gant (TX)

Tanja Gant


Legion Paper Award
for Outstanding Recognition ($500 product)
"The Silver" - Eileen Nistler, CPSA (WY)

Eileen Nistler, CPSA


Creative Art Materials/Caran d'Ache Award
for Excellence ($420 product)

"Immortal" - Karen Merritt (NE)

Karen Merritt


Derwent Fine Arts Pencils Award for Excellence ($350)
"Mesmerize: Echinops tjanschanicus, Globe Thistle" - Susan Rubin (CO)

Susan Rubin


Icarus Art Award for Excellence ($317 product)
"The Last Man on Earth" - Art Venti (CA)

Art Venti


Canson Paper Award for Excellence ($300 product)
"Flowering Cactus" - Dorothy DePaulo (CO)

Dorothy DePaulo


Staedtler Award for Excellence ($300 product)
"Beetle Invasion" - Merri Hanson (TX)

Merri Hanson


The Tombow Award for Excellence ($300 product)
"Massage Series 4" - Betzi Stein (CA)

Betzi Stein