The first weekend of the Piccolo Spoleto Crafts Show had fine weather on Friday, May 24 for the judging and awards presentation. The judge for the show was Casimer Kowalski, a local visual artist. Mayor John Tecklenburg and his wife Sandy presented the awards. Photos courtesy of Sea Star Arts Photography.
Best in Show: Jean Yao a basketmaker from Ft. Lauderdale, FL
First Place: Addelle Sanders, a fiber artist from Charleston, SC.
Second Place: Doug Richard, a wood turner from Satsuma, FL.
Third Place: Christie May, a jeweler from Palm Beach, FL.
Honorable Mention: Nancy Michael Susaneck, a mixed media artist from Missouri City, TX
Honorable Mention: Caleb Barnaby, a jeweler from Ormond Beach, FL
Emerging Artist Grant: Alexander Bower, a jeweler from Charlottesville, VA
Exhibitors’ Choice Award: Wilson Lee, a wood carver from Nashville, TN
- Charles and Cindy Cecil, jewelers from High Point, NC
- Susan Marling, a fiber artist from Acworth, GA
- Tammy Rudd, a jeweler from Holly Hill, SC
- David Shipper, a photographer from Beaufort, SC