The WVWS Signature Membership Exhibition, held at Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College in Moorefield from August through October, 2018, featured two potential awards, which were determined by visitors who saw the exhibition this fall.

These People’s Choice Awards were funded by two Hardy County-based businesses. The top prize of $250 was sponsored by Capon Valley Bank, headquartered in Wardensville, and the Runner-up award of $150 was sponsored by Hardy Telecommunications, headquartered in Lost River.

“Poppies and Larkspur” by Kathryn Gillispie

Kathryn Gillispie of Arbovale won the top award with “Poppies and Larkspur.”

“Celebrate Spring” by Doris Bright

Doris Bright of Winchester, Va., formerly of Buckhannon, won the runner-up award with “Celebrate Spring.”

Some of the paintings on display in the Eagles Nest Gallery at EWVCTC in Moorefield.
The campus of EWVCTC.

Signature Membership 2018 Exhibition Slideshow

Please enjoy this slideshow of the paintings exhibited during the WVWS Signature Membership Show. (The photographs that comprise this slideshow were taken at the exhibition, so there are reflections, highlights and cast shadows that may distort the appearance of the artwork).

Click on any of the images to open them in a slideshow.