ArtSpectations 2017-2018 - Award Winners

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About the Judge - BERNARD POULIN

Bernard Poulin is an international painter of official, corporate and private portraits. His subjects range from prominent members of the world’s political, royal, corporate, artistic, sport, and religious elite to private family and child portraits. His clients have included the governments of Canada, Bermuda, and Ontario as well as corporations, institutions, and associations such as the Canadian Pacific Railway, the National Research Council of Canada, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and the Royal Collections of both Windsor Castle and St-James Palace in London England.

A noted lecturer and writer, Bernard Poulin has authored 11 books and contributed to a dozen others. His books includeThe Complete Colored Pencil Book, Beyond Discouragement—Creativity,Please Daddy, Hold My Hand  (also published as a children’s book entitledHold My Hand,)  andOn Life, Death And Nude Painting.

Poulin is a native of Windsor, Ontario, Canada. His biography appears in the Canadian Who’s Who and A Dictionary of Canadian Artists. Bernard Poulin is represented by agents in Paris, Bermuda, Kelowna, Ottawa, and Sudbury. For more information please visit www.bernardpoulin.com.


Bernard Poulin is also a charter member and the vice president emeritus of the Colored Pencil Society of America.

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SIGNATURE CATEGORY

BEST OF SHOW
Tracy Frein, CPSA, CPX
Lost Muse

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HONORABLE MENTION
Andria Burchett, CPSA
Grace

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Anda Chance, CPSA, CPX
Chop Shop

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Jesse Lane, CPSA
Endure
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Suzanne Vigil, CPSA
Self Portrait

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Debra Yaun, CPSA
Garden Helper


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NON-SIGNATURE CATEGORY

BEST OF SHOW
Sonja Johnson
Shed A Little Light

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HONORABLE MENTION
France Bauduin
Keen eyes


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Amanda Griffey
The Beautiful Death of Summmer

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William Leigh
Royal


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Mandy Peltier
Titus

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HONORABLE MENTION
Valerie Teska
I Love You Warts and All

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