Booth Artisan Awards

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2018 Festival Awards of $3,500 honored outstanding quality, originality and display from our 254 Booth Artisans.

The Best of the Fest Award recognizes one artist with overall excellence. The Creativity Award is based on originality of work. The Community Partnership Award selects the artist whose character and artistic work represent the friendliness, creative energy and diversity of our community. Thanks to the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce.

$2,000 Best of the Fest

Jennifer Bowman of Jennifer Bowman Studios from Anacortes has Paintings. (Booth #521C)

Best of Show
Jennifer Bowman receives her Best of Fest award from Festival Director, Meredith McIlmoyle and Rita James, our Creative Manager.

$1,000 Creativity Award

Shelly Fredenberg of Shelly Fredenberg Studio from Eugene, OR has ceramics. (Booth #516E)

Creativity Award
Shelly Fredenberg is given the Creativity Award by Festival director, Meredith McIlmoyle.

$500 Community Partnership Award

Sawai & George McLaughlin of S and G Designs from Zephyrhills, FL have Wearables. (Booth #404W)

Chamber Award
Sawai & George McLaughlin are presented their award from Stephanie Hamilton, Executive Director of the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce, and her staff.