Plein Air artists recognized

Here is a list of the winners for the Northwest Plein Air exhibit that was on display at Columbia Art Gallery during September:

First Place: Eric Jacobsen, “Birches” (pictured above)

Second Place: Cathleen Rehfeld, “Fish with Confidence”

Third Place: Sergio Lopez, “Sleepy Town”

Honorable Mentions:

William Hook, “Now Showing Steak Feed”

Scott Gellatly, “Hood River Hillside”

Karen E. Lewis, “Fishing Platform”

Kat Sowa, “Wapato”

Best Farm Scene: Brenda Boylan, “Dahlia Repose”

Best River: Diana Moses Botkin, “Morning Sails”

Best Sky: Amanda Houston, “East Gorge View”

Best Mountain: Michael Orwick, “Mountain into the Morning”

Best Waterfront: Za Vue, “Escape”

Best Western: Aimee Erickson, “Truck and Chickens”

Viento Winery Vintner’s Pick: Sergio Lopez, “Mt. Adams Sunset”

Todd T. Smith Artists’ Choice Award: Eric Jacobsen, “September Moon”

People’s Choice: William Hook, “Mosier Morning”

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