Several local artists participated in the March 21-22 "Beauty of Spring" gallery exhibit at the Georgia Piedmont Arts Center (GPAC) in Auburn.
Janet Jeanes was awarded first place in 3D art for her mixed-media piece "Spring Blooms." Second place was awarded to Jo Cooper for her piece "Angels."
First place in 2D art was awarded to Kelly Witt for her painting "Evening Watch." Bobbie Austin placed second with "Yellow Daisies."
Rebecca Braswell was honored with "Best of Show" for her pottery piece "Wrapped in Your Embrace." "Sunflowers" by Tina Nocera received honorable mention.
Next month, GPAC will hold its annual "Spring Phling" tent event. The April 12 event will feature artists and crafters as well as live music and other entertainment. Visit the Georgia Piedmont Arts Center website for details and to download a vendor application.
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