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Rockville's annual Spring Art Show takes place

Friday, May 4, 2012

George Waltz and Dr. Steven Waltz admire the water color portrait, "Grandpa's Laughter," created by Elaine Waltz. Elaine's painting was named Most Popular at the 38th Spring Art Show in Rockville.
ROCKVILLE -- The 38th Spring Art Show took place at the Rockville Art Gallery Thursday, April 26.

The show was judged by Shirley Biddle Freeman, Oxford, Ind.

The Most Popular award came via votes from those attending the event through the weekend. The show will continue until the end of May with all art work hanging, including those which are sold.

Door prizes were provided by Judy Ohmit, Linda Stalker and Connie Wasson. They will be drawn in June.

The following awards were given:

* Best of Show -- "Old Barn on the Road to Judson," water color by Bob Whitmore,

* Most Popular (and First-Place) -- "Grandpa's Laughter," a water color by Elaine Waltz,

* First-Place -- "Glade Creek Mill," wood scroll saw by Loren Myers; "Floyd the Dragon Fly," ink stippling by Tom Poynter; "Farm Pond in Winter," photo by Roger Randall; and "Rhododendron," color pencil by Ellen Shaffer,

Bob Whitmore's creation, "Old Barn on Road to Judson," a water color painting, was named Best of Show at the 38th Spring Art Show in Rockville.
* Second-Place -- "The Fawn," water color by Bill Bolz; "Springtime," water color by Rita Jacks; "Dormant," water color by Rita Jacks; and "Horse Hair Bowl," pottery by Judy Ohmit, and

* Third-Place -- "Mormons: II to Ut.," oil by Jim Colleran; "Hilgar Farm," oil by Jim Colleran; "The Pond," oil by Delores Collings; and "Tommy's Rock," oil by Connie Wasson.

The gallery is locate on the north side of the square in Rockville. Hours are daily, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (except closed on Tuesday), and Sundays from 1-5 p.m.

More information may be accessed by calling the gallery at 765-569-9422.

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