2017 Explore This! 13 Awards

February 1, 2017–January 31, 2018

JUROR—Trudi C. Van Dyke, Independent Curator and Fine Arts Consultant

2017 Award Donors

CPSA Great Explorations Best of Show and EXPY Award $2000
Carol Maltby, CPSA, CPX (NY)
The Potter

CPSA District Chapters Award for Exceptional Merit $1200
Paula Keyth (OR)
Rumors of the Red Queen

CPSA District Chapters Award for Outstanding Merit $725
Valorie Sams (TX)
Past Their Prime

CPSA Derwent Fine Art Pencils Award for Distinction $500
Patricia Lentine, CPSA (FL)
Little Dancer

Conté à Paris Fine Art Materials Award for Distinction $50
Linda James (MI)
Being Koi

Dick Blick Art Materials Award for Distinction $500 product
Peggy Magovern (CA)
Eye of the Storm

Chartpak Inc. Award for Distinction $500 product
Noriko DeWitt (TX)
Trumpet Choir

Legion Paper Award for Distinction $500 product
Eileen Nistler, CPSA, CPX (WY)
Handle with Care

Icarus Art Award for Excellence $300
Tracy Frein, CPSA (IL)
Claire: Seated Study

General Pencil Company Award for Excellence $300 
Anda Chance, CPSA, CPX (FL)
Waiting for the Weaver

Dick Blick Art Materials Honorable Mention $100 gift cards
Dava Dahlgran, CPSA, CPX (ID)
Empty Nester
Elliott Everson, CPSA, CPX (AZ)
Within Reach
Marsha Gilger, CPSA (OH)
The Garden Party
Yvonne James (FL)
Fruit Salad
Morgan Kari (CA)
Secret Agent Man

Awards of the same value are equal in rank.