The Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition has recognized Marla Thirsks’ portrait Disconnect. The portrait and figure entries were judged on expressiveness, personality and draftsmanship. The portrait category juror; Sharon Sprung teaches at the Art Students League and the National Academy’s School of Fine Arts in New York City; she has hosted two films on painting the figure for ArtistsNetworkTV videos.
Congratulations!. Disconnect, has been selected as a finalist in the Portrait/Figure category of The Artist’s Magazine 27th Annual Art Competition. …, as a finalist your name will be featured in the December 2010 issue of the magazine.
Your accomplishment is one to be proud of.
~Maureen Bloomfield, Editor ‘The Artist’s Magazine’
Marla’s original works can be viewed here at Mark Penney Gallery in Ucluelet and also at Cedar Corner Gallery in Tofino.