Erin Dertner’s “Waterfront Aglow” is the winner of Lahaina’s 28th Annual Poster Contest with a grand prize of $2,500.00 sponsored by LahainaTown Action Committee. The winning art becomes the limited edition official Lahaina poster for 2017.
Additional prizes include the Lahaina Arts Society Award of $250.00 won by Darice McGuire for “ Lahaina Harbor Sunset”. McGuire was also awarded $100.00 Most Honorable Mention sponsored by the Mckelvey family. Most Promising Artist award of $100.00 was given to Rich Kenny for “Sailing into Lahaina” sponsored by Cool Cat Café. The People’s Choice award was given to Sarah Williams for “Mana Ke Elima” sponsored by Pioneer Inn.
Mahalo to our judges Kim Von Tempski, 3 time winner Carleton Kinkade and Nisla Hickman Director for Vladimir Kush Gallery.
All of the original artwork is on display and for sale until September 5th at the Old Lahaina Jail Gallery located in the Old Lahaina Courthouse. Open daily from 9-5pm.The official Lahaina Poster is limited to 1,000 prints it will be available December 3rd, 2016 at the Lahaina Visitor Center also located at the old Lahaina Courthouse. Open daily 9-5pm Also on line at www.visitlahaina.com