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National Member Show & Juried Exhibition Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all the talented women artists who participated in this year’s National Member Show & Juried Exhibition at Bonner David Galleries in Scottsdale, AZ, a part of our 25th Anniversary Celebration. We would like to recognize our 2015 award winners:



Awards of Merit:

Peaches & Her Calf by Nancy Bass



The Refuge by Kathleen Bergstrom


Keen on Jelly Beans by Marsha Chandler


My Mother’s Doll by Ginger Gehres


Faire Lady by Tina Moore


Grasshopper Vase by Diana Reuter-Twining


Kalvin, Portrait of a Young Man by Robin Wellner


Rogue Guirey Simpson Memorial Award for Excellence in Animal Art

Manhattan’s Glory by Elaine Lierly Jones


Marilyn Newmark Foundation Award for best sculpture done in realistic, traditional manner

The Garden by Suzie Chisholm



American Art Collector Award of Excellence

Autumn Canyon Glow-Sabino Canyon by Darcie Peet



Fine Art Connoisseur Award of Excellence

Zulu by Amy Larson


Award of Recognition – 2D  

Time Out! By Farshid Namei



Award of Recognition – 3D  

Sisters by Mary Buckman



Best 2-Dimensional  

Arizona Wink by Dyana Hesson



Best 3-dimensional  

Ningyo by Pamela Mummy



Best of Show – National Juried Exhibition    

Pony Tails by Cathryne Trachok



Arizona Art Supply Award for outstanding artwork from Arizona artist in overall show

Reflections by Anita Pinkerton



Friends of Western Art Award for best work with western theme

Thunder Horse-Nez Perce by Krystii Melaine





Signature Bronze  

Lift Her with Butterflies by Angela Mia de la Vega



Signature Silver  

Two Quail by Jane Hartley



Signature Gold  

Desert Magic by Grace Schlesier



Master Signature Bronze  

A Mother’s Fetish by Liz Wolf



Master Signature Silver  

Where Ravens Fly by Ann Larsen



Master Signature Gold  

Meet Me Under the Sky by Nancy Boren



Bonner David Galleries Purchase Award – Gift to Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West

Settled In by Rosetta