People Notes

People Notes

The Greater Reston Art Center (GRACE) has announced the 2003 Award Winners for the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival held May 17-18 at the Reston Town Center. Awards were given to the following two and three dimensional fine art and fine craft artists:

Best in Show:

Mariko Swisher (clay)

Fine Art:

First Award, Mathew Connell (oil/acrylic)

Second Award, David McKirdy (mixed media-2d)

Third Award, Valerie and Johnson Nicklow -Johnson (mixed media-2d)


First Award, Carol Fugmann (jewelry)

Second Award, Dixie Biggs (wood)

Third Award. Sally Bright (decorative fiber)

Judges Choices:

Robert Anderson (metal)

Margaret Dyer (drawing/pastel)

Margaret Regan (jewelry)

Woody Jones (wood)

The award winners were also given cash awards and acceptance into next year's festival.