2019 Merit Award Winners

MERIT AWARDS ANNOUNCED AT M&T BANK CLOTHESLINE FESTIVAL

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ROCHESTER, NY, September 7, 2019 – Three M&T Bank Clothesline artists received awards recognizing extraordinary quality, craftsmanship, creativity and/or outstanding presentation. Each winner will receive a cash prize of $300.
Merit Award Winners in alphabetical order:

  • Cesar Palma of Falmouth, MA, Jewelry, booth 407
  • Donna Richardson of Rochester, NY, Mixed Media, booth 510
  • Catherine Southwick of Buffalo, NY, Fiber, booth 426

MAG also recognized one first-time exhibitor based on the same criteria who will receive a cash prize of $100.

  • Andrew Mosher of Rochester, NY, Painting, booth 516

They were chosen from more than 430 artists from across the country at the 62nd annual fine art and crafts festival, which also featured live entertainment, food from favorite area vendors and family art activities. The awards recognize outstanding creativity and quality of execution.

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