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March 18, 2017 Academy Art & Frames Co.

A Winning Night for Colorado Photography Learning Group

The 2017 Colorado Photography Learning Group (CPLG) Members Show showcases some of the finest photographic images that Colorado Springs has to offer. Visitors to AAFC Friday night enjoyed seeing the spectacular display of images and members of the meetup group finally were able to put some faces to names.

At 6 pm Michael Pach, the facilitator of CPLG, announced the winners for this years exhibit. The judge this year was the photography teacher of Colorado College, Emma Powell.

Winners received ribbons and cash awards. Winners are as follows:
Best of Show: “White Sands Sunset” by Kathy D. Drummond
1st Place: “Iceland Dream” by Kirk Fry
2nd Place: “Sunset Sentinel” by Helen Johnson
3rd Place: “Orange Soft Coral Lighting” by Jeff Mallow
Honorable Mention: “Dance of the Bristlecone” by Pam Soderholm
Honorable Mention: “Milky Way Over Bristlecone Pines” by Diana L. Jacobson
Peoples Choice: “Garden of the Gods: by Urbanes VanBemden
AAFC Special Award: “Absorb Every Moment of Wonder” by Wendy Gedack

If you were unable to attend the reception it is not too late to come see this wonderful exhibit. Art will hang through March 30th. The pick up date is March 31.

Photos of art copyrighted by the artists. Reception photos courtesy of Joe Klune and Cas Foste.


Whatever your framing or art needs, feel free to visit Academy Art & Frame Company today. We have a large, easily accessible parking lot, and we are open six days a week for your convenience.


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7560 N Academy Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80920