The Witter Gallery hosted the Iowa Artists Annual Show this Saturday.
Artists from 16 counties exhibited their works, ranging from watercolors to sculpted walking sticks. Frank Breneisen, a professor of art at Morningside College, judged the work. Ribbons were awarded for first, second and third places, as well as honorable mentions. First-place winners are eligible to enter work in the State Show. Pictured are first-place winners, front, Cindy Smith, Terril; and Linda Fries, Peterson. In back, Roberta Brehmer, Peterson; Diane Noll, Linn Grove; Duane Simmons, Onawa; and Barbara McGee, Peterson.
Other ribbons awarded include Cathy Reed, Meriden, second place; Michele Mohr, Cherokee, third place; Tony Morris, Cherokee, third place; Rosanna Morrow, Newell, third place; Lynn Harrison, Spencer, third place; Beth Wilson, Paulina, third place; Doris Soderquest, Albert City, honorable mention; Diane Noll, Linn Grove, honorable mention; Irene McCoy, Milford, second place and honorable mention; Jolene Dentlinger, Storm Lake, second place and third place; Sara Weitzel, Early, second place and honorable mention; Cindy Smith, Terril, second place and honorable mention; Barbara McGee, Peterson, two honorable mentions; Jeanne Virtue, Onawa, second place and honorable mention; Duane Simmons, second place; Linda Fries, Peterson, second place; and Netha Wise, Marcus, honorable mention.