Deptford Twp. – Artists at least “60 years young” participated in the 49th annual NJ Senior Citizen’s Art Show at Meadow Lakes, a Spring Port Community in East Windsor, NJ. The art show included participants from the 21 counties, including many Gloucester County residents. Participants were able to submit up to two original pieces of artwork that had been completed in the last three years to Rowan College at Gloucester County in order to be entered into the show.
The Gloucester County winners include Sally Bauchaud—1st place professional oil; Frank Carfagno—1st place professional sculpture; Edla DeFay—1st place non-professional water color; Myra Gross—3rd place non-professional acrylic; Mart Courtney—3rd place non-professional craft; Larry Lueder—Honorable mention non-professional digital imagery; Catherine Root—Honorable mention non-professional mixed media; and Nancy Nace—Honorable mention non-professional pastel. The first place winners received a cash prize.
The New Jersey Senior Citizen’s Art Show is sponsored by the NJ State Council on the Arts and Mercer County. For more information, contact Senior Corps at 856-468-1742.
Rowan College at Gloucester County is located at 1400 Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 off of Route 55.