Best of Show winner “Trapped in a Sea of Blue” by Mike Colacicco. Photo courtesy Art Alliance of Idyllwild

Friday night’s “Eye of the Artist” show and party of the Art Alliance of Idyllwild resulted in many ribbon winners at Town Hall. The judge for the show was Christy Scott, Idyllwild Arts’ Parks Exhibition manager.
• Best of Show: “Trapped in a Sea of Blue” (oil on canvas) by Paul Colacicco
• Best Theme: “Ashes and Oaks” by Lissa Evans
• People’s Choice: “Cinerary Urn for the Voiceless Victims of the Cranston Fire” by Arthur Tobias

• First Place: “Colors” by Jessica Schiffman
• Second Place: “Lake Fulmor” by Alannah Kern
• Third Place: “Recovery” by Marcia Gawecki
• Honorable Mentions: “Lemon Trio” by Carol Landry and “The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends” by Lubo Hristov

Art aficionados study various works of art to determine which they wish to bid on during the Art Alliance of Idyllwild’s fund raiser “Eye of the Artist” held at Town Hall Friday night. Photo by Steven King

• First Place: “Tahquitz Sunrise” by Scott Finnell
• Second Place: “Cinerary Urn for the Voiceless Victims of the Cranston Fire” by Arthur Tobias
• Third Place: “Spring Blossom” by Kirk Evans
• Honorable Mention: “Drinking Horse” by Cher Townsend

• First Place: “Tahquitz Cloud Cover” by Trish Tuley
• Second Place: “Journeywork of the Stars” by Caryn Gilbert
• Third Place: “Ensenada” by Peter Szabadi
• Honorable Mention: “Beauty Awakening” by Donna Elliot

Wearable Art
• First Place: “Silver Dreams” by Janet Everitt
• Second Place: “Sassy” by Donna Elliot
• Third Place: “Sterling Feather” by Karin Radis
• Honorable Mention: “Last Tango” by Martha Lumia