2017 award winners

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BEST OF CERAMICS | artist: (booth 96) Jimmy Liu, Ballwin, MO | award sponsor: Tony Wielt - State Farm Insurance.

BEST OF FIBER | artist: (booth 8) Andrea LeBeau, Carbondale, IL | award sponsor: Doug and Debby Kroeschen

BEST OF GLASS | artist: (booth 101) Ken Herman, Grantsburg, IL | award sponsor: Marejon Sue Shrode (posthumous). Award presented by Sharon Bradham, Cedarhurst Executive Director

BEST OF JEWELRY | artist: (booth 81) Donald Perarek, Pegram, TN | award sponsor: The Pipers of Guy Wood Insurance

BEST OF METAL | artist: (booth 111) Thomas and Patricia Hooper, Ste. Genevieve, MO | award sponsor: Myron and Cheryl Foley

BEST OF OTHER MEDIA: artist (booth 13) Roger Pfalzgraf, Staunton, IL | award sponsor: Kevin & Cheryl Settle

BEST OF TWO-DIMENSIONAL ART | artist: (booth 68) Glen Etheridge | award sponsor: Jay and Linda Woodrome

BEST OF WOOD | artist (booth 105) Steven Martin, Carterville, IL | award sponsor: Dr. Dan and Linda Hoffman

BEST OF PHOTOGRAPHY | artist: (booth 110) Kenyatta Ray | award sponsor: Bill and Barbara Beck

BEST OF ILLINOIS ARTISTS | artist: (booth 12) Chester Stogner, Carlyle, IL | award sponsor: Affordable Gas & Electric Company, LLC. Presented by Cheryl Settle, Art & Craft Fair Co-Chairperson

BEST OUT OF STATE ARTIST | artist (booth 84) Larry Drake, Nashville, TN | award sponsor: David and Karen Bayer

BEST OF SHOW | artist: (booth 107) Robert Lorenz, Desoto, IL award sponsor: Mitchell Museum Foundation Board of Trustees. Presented by trustee Doug Kroeschen

ADMINISTRATIVE COUNSELOR AWARD: artist: (booth 36) Michelle (Mike) Ochonicky, Eureka, MO | award presented by Susie Wurth

PEOPLES CHOICE AWARD | artist (booth 52-54) Rachel Haynes, Altona, IL.