City of Santa Maria, CA Announces 2010 Award Winners

The City of Santa Maria, Ca is proud to announce the winners of their 1st Annual National Arts Program Exhibition. 
The Santa Maria Public Library gallery was home to the more than 113 pieces of artwork entered by 67 different artists from the City of Santa Maria, Santa Maria Bonita School District and Santa Maria joint Union High School District employees and their family members.  The awards reception kicked off the two week exhibition on August 6, 2010 and was attended by the Mayor and the City Librarian.  To see pictures of the event, please visit their venue page of our website.
 
Adult Amateur
First Place – Clementina Llanes
Second Place – Emma Lopez
Third Place – Dean Young
Honorable Mention(s) – Don Wilsey
 
Adult Intermediate
First Place – Dale Kreiter
Second Place – Julia Brown
Third Place – Mary McDonald
Honorable Mention(s) – Dale Kreiter and Alyssa Soza
 
Adult Professional
First Place – Frank Gray
Second Place – Autumn Jennings
Third Place – Julie Steyer
Honorable Mention(s) – Candis Cuevas and Susan Buchanan
 
Youth 12 & Under
First Place – Marcos Moreno
Second Place – Andrew Lomeli
Third Place – Stacy Dela Peña
Honorable Mention(s) – Erin Ballard and Cali Ballard
 
Teen 13-18
First Place – Dominic Gutierrez
Second Place – Allyson Brown
Third Place – Kira Lewis
Honorable Mention(s) – Corinne Wilson and Matthew Mau
 
Best of Show – Angel Kaye (Youth 12 & Under)
 
People’s Choice; Adult - Dale Kreiter and Stephanie Avaloz
People’s Choice; Youth/Teen – Angel Kayes