Several residents and clients of Green Hills Community fared well at the annual LeadingAge Ohio West Ohio Regional Art and Writing Show competition. This year’s event took place at Good Samaritan Center in Arlington.
Winning artwork competes on the state level in September at the annual LeadingAge Ohio Conference and Trade Show at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.
Humor Garden Cooperative Art: Green Hills DayBreak - Sherry Cooper, Warren Dodson, Joe Elkins, Faye Fisher, Mary Freeman, Shirley Grimes, Louella Harmon, Rodger Jones, Shirley McConnell, Phyllip Newman, Velma Plank, Russell Prater, Evelyn Sidders, Cora Slemmons, and David Younkman;
The Beauty of the Seasons Cooperative Prose/Poetry: Inn Writers - Edith Hernandez, Lois Pyle, Edna Sanders;
My Colored Creations Special Fine Art: Janis Barrett;
Kern's Komputer Art Computer Art: Jean Kerns;
On the Alert Photography: John F. Marmon;
Scarecrow Family 3D: Marcene Traucht;
Pat's Paper Pizzazz Special 3D: Pat Zook:
Girls Galore Small Quilted Works: Ruth Irwin; and
Double Wedding Ring Large Quilted Works: Sara Ellen Stoltzfus.
Mike's Quilt Large Quilted Works: Dorthy McGillivray;
From My Window Poetry: Edith Hernandez:
Smile Photography: Green Hills DayBreak - Sherry Cooper, Warren Dodson, Joe Elkins, Shirley McConnell, Phyllip Newman, Velma Plank, Russell Prater, Evelyn Sidders, Cora Slemmons, and David Younkman;
Wild Life Special Fine Art: Green Hills DayBreak - Warren Dodson, Faye Fisher, Shirley Grimes, Rodger Jones, Phyllip Newman, Russell Prater, and Cora Slemmons;
Sewing Circle 3D: Inn Needlers - Lois Pyle, Betty Sheppard, Mary Lewis,
Marcene Traucht, and Edith Hernandez;
Lost in Honolulu Prose, Fiction: Pacific Dreamers - Edith Hernandez, Edna Sanders, Betty Sheppard, and Bea Froebe;
Cat's Head Fine Art 2: Paul A. Kaufman;
Serenity at Sea Cooperative Art: Savvy Scrappers - Ellen Blair, Virginia Royer, and Carolyn Rehm;
Scarf Wearable Art: Sherry Cooper;
Thanksgiving Cooperative Prose or Poetry: Thursday's Poets - Betty Collingsworth, Margaret Keys, Evalyn Turner, Carolyn Rehm, Betty Ferryman, Betty Miracle, Eileen Faler, and Virginia Royer; and
Wilma's Afghan Woven Art: Wilma Krouskop;
Third Place Winners
Carolyn's Creation Needle Art: Carolyn Rehm;
Beautiful Bird House Special 3D: Carolyn Rehm;
We're On a Roll Cooperative Art: Cozy Crafters - Ruth Robinson, Ellen Blair, Pat Zook, Betty Collingsworth, Janis Barrett, Virginia Royer, Betty Miracle, Dahlia Jones, and Evalyn Turner;
Hawaii, Hawaii Poetry: Jane Ammons;
Afghan Woven Art: Lois Pyle;
Spring Cooperative Prose or Poetry: Thursday's Poets 2 - Betty Collingsworth, Margaret Keys, Evalyn Turner, Ellen Blair, Wilma Krouskop, Adelia Wilson, Audrey Hurley, Carolyn Rehm, Eileen Faler, Betty Ferryman, and Betty Reames.
Laprobe Woven Art: Betty Deardurff;
Beautiful Bean Wreath Special 3D: Emerald Bunch 3 - Pat Jones, Georgeanne Bettinger, Helen Johnson, and Louise Devore;
His and Hers T-Shirts Wearable Art: Green Hills DayBreak: Sherry Cooepr, Warren Dodson, Joe Elkins, Faye Fisher, Mary Freeman, Shirley Grimes, Louella Harmon, Rodger Jones, Shirley McConnell, Phyllip Newman, Velma Plank, Russell Prater, Evelyn Sidders, Cora Slemmons, and David Younkman;
Abstract Vase Special Fine Art: Green Hills Daybreak 2 - Sherry Cooper, Joe Elkins, Mary Freeman, Louella Harmon, Shirley McConnell, Paul Hooley, Velma Plank, Evelyn Sidders, and David Younkman;
A Fish Story Needle Art: Marcene Traucht;
AKELA Woodworking: Paul A. Kaufman;
Quilt Block Print Cooperative Art: The Printing Quilters - Pat Zook, Betty Collingsworth, Betty Reames, Audrey Hurley, Virginia Royer, Carolyn Rehm, and Margaret Keys.
Artwork that received honorable mention and other works of art is on display at the West Liberty branch of the Logan County District Library for all of July.
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