Sponsored by Robert Burridge Studio and the Sedona Arts Center

Paint a Portrait. Yours? Someone Else? Your BFF? A Likeness Your Interpretation… from realistic to abstract. There are so many directions!  All entries are in a closed FaceBook group.


We congratulate all the award winners and thank everyone for entering MIRROR IMAGE, our virtual juried show.

Many Thanks to Sharon DiGiulio, our juror; our generous sponsors for awards and to the Sedona Arts Center, our non profit beneficiary.

Opening Night is Saturday, May 14!

Please click HERE to join the Faceook group and see the amazing artwork – you will be admitted on Saturday May 14.

List of Awards
Best of Show • Holbein ($1,000 art supplies)
Ken Goldman
Stephanie’s Double Mirrored Self Portrait

Juror’s Award • Burridge Studio ($500 certificate)
Rochelle Walden
The Lost Tooth

Merit Award • Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff ($100 certificate)
Barbara Baskin
Captiva Sunset

Merit Award • Vermont Art Supply ($100 certificate)
Julie Vanasse

Merit Award • Vermont Art Supply ($100 certificate)
Peggy Hosford Masce
Watercolor Self Portrait

Merit Award • Ampersand Art ($100 certificate)
Viacheslav Biryukov
Where is Mom?

Merit Award • Citra Solv ($100 supplies)
Rosa Inés Vera
Light Within/Luz Adentro

Honorable Mention • Big Squeeze ($45 value supplies)
•Marc Schimsky, Randy’s Janus
•Jennifer Stone, Lucinda
•Keri Ippolito, It’s Time
•Maia A’Brams Horvath, Glorious

Special Commendation • Sharon DiGiulio
•Carol M Peterson, Intense
•Catherine Parker, It’s a Wrap
•Debra Piazza, Do You Have a Light?
•Dennis Redmond, Coke Bottle Glasses
•Diana Mulder, He Said I was Plain
•Elizabeth St Hilaire, Mixed Media Frida
•Esther Bynum Sharp, Selfie
•Gabriele Bitter, Look Girl
•Janet Patterson Cunningham, I’m Sorry!
•Jessica Watson, Navel Gazer

Special Commendation • Bob Burridge
•Philippa Hajdu, Through the Mirror of Time
•Brenda Fluharty, Mother
•Helen Reinhold, For the Last Time, Mother!
•Anthony Brook, Out of the Blue
•Beth Charles, Maxwell in Deep
•Anne Siciliano, Finding my Soul
•Karen Hammat, Galahad
•Francie W Gannon, Gustav’s Woman
•Diane Cameron, Effaced
•Karen Mark, Red

Sponsors of Awards
Holbein Artist Paints
Robert Burridge Studio
Ampersand Art
Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff
Vermont Art Supply
Vermont Art Supply
Big Squeeze

Juror, Sharon DiGiulio
Sharon DiGiulio graduated from Central Michigan University earning a degree in Fine and Applied Arts with a concentration in Printmaking. Working in offset printing as a graphic designer in Key West, she began her career in the art industry. After six years of living in Key West, Sharon moved to Raleigh, NC with her young son, Zach. There, she landed a job as the art director of a screen printing company. Later on, she and her husband Joe opened their own screen printing company designing and printing t-shirts for three years. On to working in customer service, marketing and sales, DiGiulio took on the position of event coordinator at Jerry’s Artarama. She has hosted thousands of hands on art workshops in the Raleigh area through the Jerry’s Artarama retail store and through Art of the Carolinas. Sharon has been the director of Art of the Carolinas since its inception in 2000. Celebrating 20 years recently, Art of the Carolinas is the largest art supply trade show in the country! Sharon works in several different media including collage, encaustic painting, acrylic painting, printmaking and oil/resin painting. She offers workshops locally and around the country and is represented by galleries in North Carolina and South Carolina. Sharon and Joe share a studio behind their home where they also offer workshops. www.DiGiulioStudios.com

Non-Profit Beneficiary, Sedona Arts Center
Sedona Arts Center is a non-profit organization with a mission to connect, enrich, educate and lead through the inspiring power of the arts and creative discovery, and has been providing arts education opportunities for over 60 years. Our Scholarship Fund helps pay tuition for those needing financial assistance to take a class or workshop of their choosing. Scholarship funding is made possible by generous donors who believe in the importance of arts education and how the arts can literally change people’s lives. Awards pay 50% of tuition; though full tuition scholarships may be awarded in special circumstances. In addition to the classes and workshops, we offer a range of community events and programs, And support the work of regional artists through ongoing exhibits and our gallery. www.sedonaartscenter.org