Anniversary Exhibit Begins Traveling Phase

Caroline Madden, Jacksonville, Harmony. Cast glass and rocks, 82 inches. Florida Craftsmen Award of Excellence

After its inaugural in March at The Deland Museum of Art in Deland, Florida, Florida Craftsmen's 50th Anniversary Exhibition will begin the first stop of its traveling phase May 23, 2003, at the Santa Fe Gallery at the Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville, Florida.

The show was juried by Robert Ebendorf, a past member of Florida Craftsmen, former Professor of Art at Stetson University in Deland. and now Distinquished Professor of Art at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina.

The exhibition catalogue is supported in part by the America Craft Council, Katie Nichols, Quality Brands, Inc., Raymond James Financial, Inc., and the Division of Cultural Affairs through the Florida Arts Council.

Participating Artists

Participating 50th Anniversary Exhibition artists come from all regions of the state, and we congratulate them on this historical achievement:

Tim Ludwig, DeLand, Pitcher with Scarlet Banana. Ceramic, 16 x 12 x 12 inches. Best of Show Award

Stefan Alexandres, St. Cloud
Katherine Allen, Ft. Lauderdale
Kristin Anderson, Apalachicola
Beth Appleton, St. George Island
Lynette Asselta, St. Augustine
Lee Beistle, Largo
Gail V. Beveridge, Jacksonville
Dixie Biggs, Gainesville
Jan Boyer, Clearwater Beach
Tom Brewer, New Smyrna Beach
Sally Broadwell, St. Augustine
Laura Militzer Bryant, St. Petersburg
Bill Burke, Miami
Helen Myung Hee Byon, Merritt Island
Karen Case, Longboat Key
Marilyn Catlow, Deland
Marcus Collier, Gainesville
Elmer Craig, Miami
Donna G. Craig, Tampa
Autumn DeFrank, Anna Maria
Mary Donahue, Tallahassee
Amy Evans, St. Petersburg
Raymond C. Ferguson, Melrose
Sean Robert Fitzgerald, St. Petersburg
George Fitzpatrick, Ft. Lauderdale
Jacquie R. Fort, Vero Beach
Stephen Fox, Tallahassee

Elmer Craig, Miami, Orange Hurricane Form. Cast glass, 3.5 x 6.5 x 6 inches
Jean Goddeau, West Palm Beach
Juan Ermán Gonzalez, Miami
Gabrielle Gould, St. Augustine
Kate Groff, Tarpon Springs
Marilyn L. Harrison, Boca Raton
Bryan Hiveley, Miami
Georgina Holt, Winter Park
Deane Kellogg, St. Augustine
Alex Klahm, St. Petersburg
Mary Klein, St. Pete Beach
Peter Kuentzel, Miami
B.J. Lang, Miami
Tim Ludwig, Deland
Caroline Madden, South Jacksonville
Eleanor A. McCain, Shalimar
Tom McCarthy, St. Petersburg
Roxanne McGlashan, St. Petersburg
Janet McIntyre, Miami
Benjia Morgenstern, North Bay Village
Julie Moskowitz, Aventura
Patty Nickels, Orange City
John Penrod, Tallahassee
Lois J. Porter, Nobleton
John Penrod, Tallehassee, Fancy Dan. Wood, 11.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 inches
Marilyn Porter, St. Petersburg
Rose G. Quintana, North Miami Beach
Rock Richardson, Gulf Breeze
Sang Parkinson Roberson, Ormond Beach
D.X. Ross, Indiatlantic
Harvey Sadow, Jupiter
Bonnie Seeman, Plantation
Hye Shin, Orlando
Susan Steinberg Somerstein, Ft. Lauderdale
Barbara Sorensen, Winter Park
Jay Spalding, Sanford
James C. Spiroff, Deltona
John Tilton, Alachua
Dan C. Trebesch, Oldsmar
Michele Tuegel, Tierra Verde
E. S. Walsh, Winter Park
Deborah Weinstein, Loxahatchee
Lorraine & Gene Wieskamp, Ocala
Marianna Womble, West Palm Beach
Judi Wood, West Palm Beach

50th Anniversary Exhibit Schedule

Summer 2003 Santa Fe Gallery, Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville

Sept/Oct 2003 The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, Palm Harbor

Jan/Feb 2004 Okaloosa-Walton Community College Art Galleries, Niceville

Jun/Jul/Aug 2004 South Florida Museum, Bradenton

Sep/Oct 2004 Gulf Coast University Art Galleries, Ft. Myers