Prizes and Awards:
The John Holton prize for the most popular painting at the 2019 Autumn exhibition was John Yardley ‘Corsa Andrea Palladio , Vicenza’.
The Gladys Valler-Wilson Memorial Award for a still life goes to Marie Thomason for ‘Juicy’, selected by Colin Twinn, the 2018 winner. Gladys was a long serving Chairman of the group, and we remember her energy and enthusiasm for painting with this award.
The John Yardley prize was awarded for the first time in May 2010.
This year John chose ‘The Thames at Brentford’ by Alan Brown as the 2019 winner.