Woodstock’s Dermot Rodwell wins People’s Choice Award

Art Group President Ariel Piccles with the 2017 Lachlan Valley Biennial Art Awards People's Choice winner - Woodstock's Dermot Rodwell and his acrylic The Return.
Art Group President Ariel Piccles with the 2017 Lachlan Valley Biennial Art Awards People's Choice winner - Woodstock's Dermot Rodwell and his acrylic The Return.

Woodstock artist Dermot Rodwell has taken out the People’s Choice Award at the 2017 Lachlan Valley Biennial Art Awards. 

Mr Rodwell is one of a number of artists in the region who received accolades for their works during the 2017 awards. 

The Major Award, the Barbara Bennett Memorial Award, was won by highly excited Forbes artist Sampa Bhakta with her acrylic Contemporary Landscape inspired by the colour of the Canola Field. 

The Steel Walsh and Murpyh Award for Painting in Oils or Acrylic was won by Bathurst artist Barbara Holmes. 

The Cowra Services Club Award for Drawing-Printmaking was won by Margaret Atkinson from Young. 

The Waugoola Motors Award for Watercolour, Pastel or Mixed Media, was won by Wayne Roberts from Millthorpe.

The Robert Webster and Cowra Art Group Award for Miniatures was won by David Lake from Newbridge.