Awards

2018 Winners:

 

BEST IN SHOW (OVERALL):  JOHN SPERRY- PAINTING

 

CLAY:

1ST-    LYNN BARNWELL     A04

2ND-     BOB STEIGER        E09

3RD-     TRACEY WILSON        F08

 

PAINTING/DRAWING/PASTELS:

1ST-     JINSHENG SONG        A18

2ND-     JUSTIN VOWELL        E03

3RD-     FRANK GEE            A22

 

SCULPTURE:

1ST-     WILLIAM STAUBACH    E06/E07

2ND-    ROBERT GILES        A03

3RD-    JENNIFER HYATT        B09

 

FINE CRAFTS/GLASS:

1ST-    ROBERT RUNDQUIST     B14/B15

2ND-    BRENDA LILES        D06

3RD-     STEVE WINDHAM        A06

 

PHOTOGRAPHY:

1ST-    FRED DRAPER        A07

2ND-     ADRIAN JENKINS        F05

3RD-    KATHY HAYGOOD        B03

 

JEWELRY:

1ST-     RONALD JOHNSON    F02

2ND-     BARBARA PARKS        B10

3RD-    HEIDI KEMP            A11

 

MIXED MEDIA/2D-3D/PRINTMAKING:

1ST-    NICOLE GLADDEN        C13

2ND-    SCOTT MCQUEEN        E04

3RD-    ANTHONY MARTIN    D01

 

FIBER:

1ST-     LINDA LINDALE        F01

2ND-    DANIELA ROGERS        D02

3RD-    JON LADD            B11

2017 Winners

Best in Show:  *Helene Fielder*

Sculpture:
1st Helene Fielder
2nd Robert Rondquist
3rd Steve Windham

Drawing:
1st:  Joe MacGown

Printmaking:
1st Jan Havens
2nd MJ Torrencampo/Lujan Perez Hernandez

Glass:
1st Angela King
2nd Brenda Liles

Photo:
1st Cort Anderson
2nd Adrienne Jenkins
3rd Micheal Cothron

Clay:
1st Antoinette Bedenhorst
2nd Rebecca Livingston

Painting:
1st  Rick Anderson
2nd John Armistead
3rd Liz Nichtberger

Jewelry:
1st Randy Walker
2nd Laura Glen Carlson
3rd Laura Teague

Fiber:
1st Linda Lindale
2nd Lucy Moore
3rd Evi Davis

Fine Craft:
1st  George Jones Jr.
2nd Dave Leedham

Mixed Media:
1st Louise Coulson
2
nd Scott McQueen
3
rd Liping Jackson

2016 Winners

Click here to see the winners from the 2016 festival.

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About the Festival

The Gumtree Festival is Mississippi’s premier arts festival. Each spring, artists from all over the Southeast descend on Downtown Tupelo for a weekend of music, performance, food, crafts, and visual arts. Whether you’re an aspiring artist seeking inspiration, a family looking for weekend fun or a collector searching for the next great piece, Gumtree Festival has something to offer you.