Previous Year-End Awards

Wondering how to be a definite nominee for our annual “Best In Show” Year-End Award?

If you enter and WIN in any one of our Member shows you’re an automatic nominee in the artist level you entered & won (Novice, Intermediate, etc.) Guidelines for the other Year-End Award categories;

  1. Artist of the Year — This artist best represents our group with their artwork AND as a leader in our art community.
  2. Doll of the Year — Chosen for encompassing great technical skill as well as overall appearance and the overall feel and quality of the piece.
  3. Rising Star — Chosen for being someone who is fairly new to our OOAK art world AND is working hard to improve their skills.
  4. President’s Choice — Someone whom we’ve kept an eye on and watched the artist grow, challenge themselves and strive to be the best they can be, plus showing great enthusiasm and support for others too.

Hajnalka Mayor
Artist of the Year

Loredana Salvo
Doll of the Year

Kim McCool
Rising Star

Kaye Schlenert
President’s Choice

Best In Show

Regina Russo
Novice Best In Show

Patrizia Paoloni
Intermediate Best In Show

Mihaela Vengher
Advanced Best In Show

Rosa Grueso
Professional Best In Show