The 40th annual Palm Sunday Art Show held its awards ceremony and reception March 25 at Lake Ozark Christian Church.

The 40th annual Palm Sunday Art Show held its awards ceremony and reception March 25 at Lake Ozark Christian Church. 

Best of Show honors went to Bill Dunkley of Rocky Mount. In the professional category, winners were:

1st place, Gary St. Ivany of Camdenton

2nd place, Ken Francis

3rd place, Arianna Neal of Brumley

Mary Andeline of Sunrise Beach, Robert Barker of Brumley, and Rhonda Turner of Osage Beach received honorable mentions.

In the amateur category winners were:

1st place, Dawn Corlew of Lake Ozark

2nd place, Maria Mai of Lake Ozark

3rd place, Don Avey of Four Seasons and honorable mention to Dawn Corlew.

The program was sponsored in part by U.S. Bank, Bill’s Art Center and Gallery, and Missouri Arts Council.

Judging was done by Lanie Frick, who looked for knowledge, skill, artistic expression and presentation. Frick is a juried member of Women Artists of the West and Best of Missouri Hands. She has had her work accepted in various competitions, books, magazines and private collections.