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Eccles Community Art Center

The Third Annual Petite Impressions Competition

December 2, 2016 through January 28, 2017


The Eccles Community Art Center’s board and staff were pleased to receive 172 works by 107 resident Utah artists.  Juror, Chauncey Secrist chose 150 works to exhibit in this competition.  Awards presented include:

First Place: Into The Woods

Amber Hansen ~ Pleasant View

Second Place: Seaweed & Driftwood

Anne Datko ~ Ogden

Third Place: Unicorn Peak

Erica Lyon ~ Ogden

Honorable Mentions:

Les Petite Fleurs I Collin Noortman Chandler  ~ Ogden

Standing Alone     Robin L Farr ~ Ogden

Not-a-Fish Stella Ferro ~ Ogden

Paint Jar Jim Martinez ~ Roy

Between: Visible & Invisible #1

K. Stevenson ~ Ogden


Petite Impressions Competition 2016

Participating artists & titles:


Deep Blue                Alex Ramirez                  West Haven, UT

Christmas on the Rim, Byrce  

                                   Allen Brockman                  Centerville, UT

Into the Woods

Black and Blue         Amber Hansen                  Pleasant View, UT

Crying Permitted      Anita Hawkins                  Salt Lake City, UT

Seaweed and Driftwood          

Seafoam and Nautilus    Anne Datko                  Ogden, UT

Winter in Park

Poppy Anne Hammond Bountiful, UT

Ponder Annette Vernon Layton, UT

Benson Barn Bailey Summers Liberty, UT

Autumn Barbara Price North Ogden, UT

Vada Vada Bayleigh Elliott Ogden, UT

Sunflowers Becky Espinoza South Weber, UT

Move Over

Garden Sunshine Bessann Swanson Salt Lake City, UT

Peer Cheer

Bound to Astound Beverly J. Child Kaysville, UT

Near the Gate BJ Jensen Ogden, UT

Heading Home

Preparing the Land Bradley Williams Farr West, UT

Garden Fresh

Denali Express Brenda Brunello Providence, UT

Turkeys on the Run

Turkey Talk Cara Koolmees Mountain Green, UT

Windows Back and Forth

Black & White Spikes Carma Hart Fuller Clinton, UT

Hidden Treasures Chanel Lamb Ogden, UT

Workshop Clarissa Brandley Ogden, UT

Desert Star

Blue Sun Cody Chamberlain Saratoga Springs, UT

La Pomme Rouge 3

Les Petites Fleurs I Collin Noortmann Chandler Ogden, UT

Biblical Conflict Crystal Sheen Clinton, UT

Catch of the Day

Southern Utah Homestead Cynthia J. Hepworth Bountiful, UT

Butterfly Guts Daisy Howe Ogden, UT

Orange Daniel Price North Ogden, UT

Cowboy Darnel Haney Ogden, UT

Tea Pot

Tea for None Dave Christopherson   Providence, UT

Acid Trip David Boyette Ogden, UT

Pumpkin Patch Debra Marin South Ogden, UT

Lighthouse and Sunflowers

Diane Willie Plain City, UT

Fall Afternoon Don Miskin Logan, UT

Logan Canyon Cliffs Doug Graham Ogden, UT

Autumn Dreaming     Elaine Petersen Salt Lake City, UT

First Snow

Irrigation Ellie Wilson ~ Provo, UT

Unicorn Peak

Mt. Dana Erica Lyon Ogden, UT

Ridge Pines

High Mountain Autumn Ernie Verdine Logan, UT

Composition at Dusk

Snowman Under the Tree Gayle Allen

Salt Lake City, UT

Soft Aroma Geri Jensen West Haven, UT

Omar Grace Dochard Roy, UT


Puffin Grant Chovil Roy, UT

One Snowy Hill Hadley Rampton Salt Lake City, UT

Lounging Rabbit Henry Rimmasch Ogden, UT

Democracy in the UK Jake Love Ogden, UT

Jordan River

Silver Lake James Balluff Salt Lake City, UT

Melting Soon Jami Willson Liberty, UT

Friends Beyond Borders Jan Holmes

West Valley City, UT

Needles Jan Moyes Ogden, UT

Chanel No. 5 Jayne L. Blair Ogden, UT

Wild Hare

Koi Jeanne Sheehan Perry, UT

Climbing Indian Creek Jeronimo D. Pacheco North Ogden, UT

Broken Sunrise

Amber Waves Jerrica Jordan Syracuse, UT


Paint Jar Jim Martinez Roy, UT


Storm Joanne Corpany Morgan, UT

Beauty Berries Joyce J. Stillwell Ogden, UT

Between: Visible & Invisible #1

Between: Visible & Invisible #4 K Stevenson Ogden, UT

Brown Hen Karaleen Parkinson Collinston, UT

Notre Dame d'Orsay Karen Thurber Ogden, UT

Grandma's Flowers

Winter's Snow Keith A. Dagley Ogden, UT

Racing Bug

Nascarp Keith Haney Farmington, UT

2 Poppies Kim Seward Ogden, UT

Spring Kinzey Martinez Roy, UT

Song Incognito Kris Starkey Willard, UT

Between Eden and Paradise

Along Salt Creek Leonard Hawkes Beaver Dam, UT

Breakfast Club

Cat-Man-Don't Leslie Hetland  Washington Terrace, UT

Autumn's End

Off the Beaten Track Linda Babcock Eden, UT

Rest Stop Ludy M. Danielson South Ogden, UT

Bacon & Eggs & Coffee @ Moms

Milburn Farm Lynn F. Peterson Mountain Green, UT

Henna Flower Madison Thomas Roy, UT

Jerboa Marilyn S. Froerer Huntsville, UT


Clouds Mary Wells Ogden, UT

Gourd Vase with Flower Pattern

Matthew Conlon Ogden, UT

Genie Bottle McKay August Colleni Ogden, UT

New Growth Meaghan Fors Ogden, UT

Ruffled Pit Viper Melody Jean Johnson   

Saratoga Springs, UT

Rorschach? Meri DeCaria Ogden, UT

Color Calabash Michelle A. Emery Salt Lake City, UT

Holding On

The Messenger Michelle Montierth Layton, UT

Copper Leaf

Yellow Flower Midje Kerr Farr West, UT

Welcome Home

Snowy Creek Natalie Shupe Liberty, UT

Layered Red Olivia Choberka Ogden, UT

Mendon Park Ovie Reynolds Tremonton, UT

Abstract #110816 Paige Barth Eden, UT


Emerald City Pat Debenham Orem, UT

Make a Wish Before You Go

Patricia Francesconi Ogden, UT

Road Trippin Paulette Johnson Ogden, UT

Fading Rebecca Dennis Roy, UT

Turkish Cup Rebecca Pyle Salt Lake City, UT

Urban Decay

The Jetsons Rebecca T Bowers Ogden, UT

Untitled Reece Mckay Ogden, UT

Baseballs Reed Loveland Ogden, UT

Performance Prep

Frigid Morning Reggie Peterson Taylor, UT

Cedar Waxwing

Hyacinth Macaw Roberta Glidden Ogden, UT

Overcast Beach Day

 Standing Alone        Robin L. Farr                  Ogden, UT

Mountain Lake         Sally Donoviel                  Ogden, UT

Not-a-fish                 Stella Ferro                  Ogden, UT


War of the Worlds    Steve D. Stones                  Ogden, UT

Bowl # 17                

Cup # 51                    Steven Rimmasch                  Ogden, UT

In My Wildest Dreams             Susan Jordan       Syracuse, UT

Garden Visitor          Susan Snyder                  Ogden, UT

Blue Pearl               

Autumn Daisy          Suzanne Nopper                  Ogden,UT

Kamadhenu Tatiana Chudy Ogden, UT

Baroque-en Hearted Taylor Guerra Syracuse, UT

Window at St. Aloysius Terry Brinkman West Valley City, UT

Shooting Star Tyler Carlson Clearfield, UT

Creature Vistoria Kortesmaki Ogden, UT

First Love Vivien Lichtenberg Ogden, UT





The Eccles Community Art Center’s Petite Impressions Competition is open to all artists who presently reside in the state of Utah.  Original works not larger than 8” x 8” x 8” (for two dimensional this describes the image size not greater than 8 inches in length or height , maximum frame size is 15” x 15”) in any medium including paintings, prints, monoprints, drawings, graphics, pottery, sculptures, and textiles are eligible.  REPRODUCTION PRINTS such as gicleé and PHOTOGRAPHS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE.  Work must have been completed within the past two years and not have been previously exhibited in a juried exhibit sponsored by the Eccles Community Art Center.

Artists are limited to a total of two entries.  Works consisting of multiple parts may be entered as a single work only if each of the parts cannot exist as a complete work by itself, and comply within the maximum frame  dimensions.  Multiple parts of a work may not be priced separately. 

Entries must be ready to hang, mounted, matted and framed and otherwise ready for exhibition display.  FRAMED WORK MUST INCLUDE WIRE OR SIMILAR HANGING SYSTEM.  Works will not be accepted with only alligator hardware, D-ring, V-ring or keyhole hangers under any circumstance.


Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Friday, November 18, 2016 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Eccles Community Art Center

2580 Jefferson Avenue

Ogden, Utah 84401


Work will not be accepted after 6:00 p.m.

on Friday, November 18, 2016



Every reasonable precaution will be taken to protect work submitted.  All work submitted will be insured through December 2, 2016 while at the Art Center. Work accepted for exhibit will be insured through February 3, 2017.  WORK NOT ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NOT BE INSURED AFTER DECEMBER 2; WORK ACCEPTED FOR EXHIBIT WILL NOT BE INSURED AFTER FEBRUARY 3.  Work left at the Art Center after those dates is at artist’s own risk and storage charges may accrue.  Works left at the Center for over 90 days will be deemed abandoned and disposed of at the Board’s discretion.  The Eccles Community Art Center does not accept responsibility for works damaged due to incorrect or poor framing.


As items will be on exhibit in the Carriage House Sales Gallery a price must be indicated for all items entered.  Sales will be encouraged and the Eccles Community Art Center will retain a 25% commission on sales.



Eccles Community Art Center

Third Annual Petite Impressions Competition


Deadline November 18, 2016


$10.00 per entry

$5.00 per entry for members of the Art Center.

Entry fees are used for prize money and publicity and are non-refundable.

Entries must be clearly identified by the artist with title, medium and price/insurance value.  Identification tags will be provided at the time of entry.

Self addressed jury result cards are to be filled out at registration  and will be mailed as notification of jury results.


Work not accepted must be picked up on or before December 2, 2016 between the hours of  9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

Works accepted  for exhibit and not sold must be picked up  February 3, 2017 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. & 5:00 p.m.

See LIABILITY section for insurance restrictions and storage charge notice.


First Place: $300.00

Second Place: $200.00

Third Place: $100.00

Honorable Mentions (5):   $  25.00


A reception for artists, friends and the community will be held on Friday, December 2, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Art Center.  Awards will be posted at the reception.

The exhibit will be on display December 1, 2016 through January 31, 2017.  Join us throughout the month for Holiday related  workshops and on Saturday, December 10, 2016  For A Family Holiday Event @ the ECAC.  Watch the ECAC’s website: for information.

 This project has received funding from Weber County RAMP, Ogden City, and is supported by the Utah Arts Council, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the arts.



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