Carrie Raeburn, Vice President of the Pastel Society of North Florida, filled me in on the award recipients selected for their recent 10th Biennial National Exhibition. Juror Anatoly Dverin awarded Best in Show to Diana DeSantis of Whitestone, N.Y., for Lititia. Bill James of Ocala, Fla., took first place for Colorful Dancers. Second Place went to Melody Bogle of Seagrove Beach, Fla., for The Tying of the Slippers, and Third Place went to Cyndi Marble of Loganville, Ga., for Roadside Attraction. I’m happy to share these paintings with you here. My congratulations to the artists!