Winners

Winners of the 2017 Tabernacle Art Competition

Theme:
Adult – Legend

Under 18 – Under 18s may choose their own theme

The first prize was awarded to Maureen Alderslade. The second prize donated by the Friends of The Tabernacle went to Wendy Murphy; and the third to Malcolm Ryan.

The Highly Commended are: Ian Fisher, Judith Barker, Greteli Morton, Stuart Evans, Sarah Spencer, Kate Murray, Cara Ayers, Mervyn Rowe, Jean Napier, Pauline Bradley, Moira Vincentelli, Richard Ireland, Sian Erica Richards, Robert Price, Gill Hopley, Steven Allan Griffiths, Jou-el King, Nicola Beattie and Carl Chapple.

The ages 11 and Under Prize was won by Alessia Puglia (Age 9).
The ages 12-17 Prize was won by Elysia Gilman (Age 15).

The Under 18 Highly Commended are: Katy Indeka, Abigail McLeod, Dyfed Childs, Emily Murfin, Anoushka Sic, Talaulah Batley, Nia Seenan, Jude Westerman, Zahra Shamsi and Ethan Davies

Visitors are invited to vote for their favourite paintings (Adult and Under 18) and the artists with the highest number of votes will be presented with the Ailsa Owen Memorial Prize on Saturday 26th August at 12 noon during the Machynlleth Festival. At the same time the title of the 2018 Tabernacle Art Competition will be announced.

FIRST PRIZE

Maureen Alderslad

A star for Idris Gawr
Oil



SECOND PRIZE

Wendy Murphy

Gelert’s Great, Great, Great, Great, Great Grandson
Oil on board



THIRD PRIZE

Malcolm Ryan

The Fall of Icarus
Oil on linen



AGES 11 AND UNDER WINNER

Alessia Puglia Age 9

The Forest Dreamer
Felt tip pen on paper



AGES 12-17 WINNER

Elysia Gilman Age 15

Lydia
Acrylic on canvas



AILSA OWEN PRIZE (Public’s choice)

Malcolm Ryan

The Fall of Icarus
Oil on linen



AILSA OWEN PRIZE UNDER 18 (Public’s choice)

Elysia Gilman Age 15

Lydia
Acrylic on canvas