Art In The Park

South Portland, Maine

Judges' Prize Winners:
Best in show - Danny O' Studio, North Adams, MA
Second prize - Oana Lauric-Artoujours, Boston, MA
Third prize - Anna Igo Original Primitives, North Andover, MA
Fourth prize - Diane Deragon, South Portland, ME
Best Photo in Show - Joseph Barnett, Kennebunk, ME
Merit Awards (unranked):
Barbara Batchelder, Summerfield, FL
Go Carr Go, Bethel Park, PA
Laurie Proctor-Lefebvre, Fairfield, ME
Art by Cori Caputo, Nottingham, NH
R. Simard Papermaking, Shelburne, NH
High School Student Prizes (unranked):
Mayele Alognon
Emma Harmon
Emma Jordan
Christopher Mitchell
Tatiana Obler
Isabelle Perocier
Sponsors' Choice Selections (art selected by individual sponsors):
Oana Lauric -Artoujours, Boston, MA (Bernie Thibodeau's Plumbing & Heating)
Clare Hellen, South Portland, ME (City of South Portland)
Marvin Jacobs, Belmont, ME (William Cary)
Charles Bernier, Wells, ME (Hobbs Funeral Home)
Rachel Burger, South Portland, ME (Kris Way Truck Leasing)
Joseph Cousins, Freeport, ME (Peoples United Bank)
Scholarship Winner:
Emma Jordan
Student art selected for promotional materials:
POSTER - Ryan Gildart, 2nd Grade (click to see image
T-SHIRT - Teona Sok, 8th Grade (click to see image)
BROCHURE - Emma Jordan, 12th Grade(click to see image)
Gazebo Musicians:
Rob Schrieber Jazz Trio - Morning
Jim Gallant - Afternoon
Kids in the Park Tent: AudioBody
Anne Lively, Falmouth, ME
Rosamond Gross, South Portland, ME
Town & Country Federal Credit Union - Web Page Sponsor – $400 and Kids in the Park entertainment - $1,600
Norway Savings Bank - t-shirt sponsor – $1,000
Troiano Waste Services - Arthur Hahn Scholarship - $1,000
Saco & Biddeford Savings - Kids in the Park and Face Painting Sponsor – $850
Easy Day Restaurant - Best in Show Sponsor – $800
Acme Body Shop - 2 Class Awards – total $100
Lois Stack - Class Award – $50
Snap Fitness - Class Award - $50
Special Thanks To:

Jack Reckitt, of Maine Sign in Waterfront Market, for laying out the poster art and donating two large banner versions of the poster and Joanne Lee Photography for her assistance with the artwork .

City of South Portland Parks Department, for its exceptional work before, during and after the show.

Pepsi Beverages Company, for donating bottled water for show day volunteers.

City of South Portland staff and residents.


The official artist registration form is made available every year on the last Friday in January.
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The City of South Portland is a proud sponsor of Art in the Park

A number of sponsorhip opportunities, at various levels, are available.
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Local vendors sell food & beverages in the food court.

With limited space in the food court, vendors are encouraged to apply early. Please contact us for more information.
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Kids in the Park activities

Free, supervised activities for children are planned from 10am - 2pm.
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