Congratulations to Merit Award winners:

  • First place: Emily Damstra’s “Red Trillium”
  • Second place (tie): Karen Reczuch’s “Peony with Pebbles” and Kathryn Chorney’s “Nova: Juvenile Peregrine Falcon”
  • Third place: Emily Damstra’s “Pterotrigonia thoracica”
  • Honourable mention (3-way tie): Jackie Mahannah’s “Mud Fiddler Crab,” Jennifer Osborn’s “Deeper Than You Know,” and Lori Dunn’s “Snake’s Head Moth.”

These merit awards were voted on by those present on Saturday. Award winners are identified by a label placed under each work at the exhibit.