People’s Choice Award Winners, chosen by the opening night crowd:
1st — Padgett McFeely, “Raven Speaking Words of Wisdom” - photograph
2nd — Mary Hansen Wolfe, “Colorado Cold, Colorado Color” - pastel
3rd — Wanda Lee Dammeyer, “Red River Cowhand”- bronze sculpture
4th — Jean Hanfelt, “Reflections in Sands Lake thru the Eye of the Camera” - photograph
5th — Erica Kinsella, “The Lost Lion” - photograph
Winners were acknowledged with cash prizes (first three places), a trophy for first place and framed award certificates for all others. Each winner also received a bottle of signature wine from Vino Salida.