Summer Exhibition 2012

The Summer Exhibition 2012 is now based in St Paul’s Hall in Ramsey. The 63rd Annual Open Exhibition of the Mannin Art Group. Below is the winners list along with the judges comments.

Best Manx Landscape: “Laxey River” in pastel. Winner: Katie Woodley
“Hard subject, well interpreted atmospheric and competent handling of the medium.”

Best WaterColour: “Lezayre Church” Winner: David Byrne
“Beautiful, clean mixture of subtle tonal range and variation of greens giving a very atmospheric feeling to an unusual viewpoint.”

Best Flower Painting: “Spring in the Air” , watercolour. Winner: Elizabeth Walsh
“A beautiful scene with plenty of depth and movement, as the leaves and grasses twist to catch the light. The clean and fresh colours are delightfully spring-like.”

Best Wildlife Painting: “Dormouse” , in pastel. Winner: Sue Broughton
“A gentle rendition of a cute animal; sensitive handling with the use of a restricted palette.”

Miniatures: “Gossip Girls, Ramsey Beach”, in watercolour. Winner Liana Rosa
“This was chosen as it had all the elements of a miniature with wonderful reflections and very competent painting.”

second: Charlotte Henry: “Green Hills by the Sea”, mixed media

third: Jodie Buckley “I love Manx Cream”, in watercolour

2012 Exhibition Prize Winners

The Winner of The Sir Laurence & Lady New Rose Bowl for “The Best Manx Landscape “

Katie Woodley – “Laxey River” – Pastel

Mannin Art Group | The Winner of The Sir Laurence & Lady New Rose Bowl - Summer Exhibition 2012

The Winner of The The Margaret Godfrey Trophy for “The Best Watercolour”

David Byrne – “Lezayre Church”

Mannin Art - The Winner of The The Margaret Godfrey Trophy

The Winner of The Rosie Sawyer Rose Bowl for “The Best Flower Painting”

Elizabeth Walsh – “Spring in the Air” – Watercolour

Mannin Art - The Winner of The Rosie Sawyer Rose Bowl

The Winner of The Best Wildlife Painting

Sue Broughton – “Dormouse” – Pastel

Mannin Art - The Winner of The Best Wildlife Painting

Annual Miniature Painting Prize Winners

1st Prize : Liana Rosa – “Gossip Girls, Ramsey Beach” – Watercolour

Mannin Art - 1st Prize Annual Miniature Painting

2nd Prize: Charlotte Henry – “Green Hills by the Sea” – Mixed Media

Mannin Art - 2nd Prize Annual Miniature Painting Prize

3rd Prize: Jodie Buckley – “I Love Manx Cream” – Watercolour

Mannin Art - 3rd Prize Annual Miniature Painting Prize

GALLERY SELECTION 2012

Carol Williamson – “Autumn” – Ceramic

Mannin Art - Carol Williamson - "Autumn" - Ceramic

G T McKee – “Tiger on Tree” – Acrylic

Mannin Art - G T McKee - "Tiger on Tree" - Acrylic

Liana Rosa – “Mrs Smith” – Oil

Mannin Art - Liana Rosa - "Mrs Smith" - Oil

Shane Kucas – “Gymnast On Floor” – Stoneware

Mannin Art - Shane Kucas - "Gymnast On Floor" - Stoneware

D Brookes – “Poppies” – Mixed Media

Mannin Art - D Brookes - "Poppies" - Mixed Media

Peter Lloyd-Davis – “The Toll Gate, Scarlett” – Oil

Mannin Art- Peter Lloyd-Davis - "The Toll Gate, Scarlett" - Oil

Ronnie Doyle – “Peel Fishing Boats, 1880’s” – Watercolour

Mannin Art - Ronnie Doyle - "Peel Fishing Boats, 1880's" - Watercolour

Delia Jackson – “Celtic Cross Bodice” – Silk

Mannin Art - Delia Jackson - "Celtic Cross Bodice" - Silk