Animal/Wildlife Winners in the 2013 Annual Art Competition

Congratulations to the winners of The Artist’s Magazine‘s 30th Annual Art Competition‘s portrait/figure category. Read more about these artists and their works in the December 2013 issue, available at

The juror for the Animal/Wildlife category this year was John N. Agnew. Click here to learn what he looked for when choosing the winning paintings.

Animal/Wildlife Winners

First Place: Carol Lee Thompson
Phoenix, Maryland

Anxious (oil, 11x11) by Carol Lee Thompson

Anxious (oil, 11×11) by Carol Lee Thompson


Second Place: Karla Mann
Virginia Beach, Virginia

The Waiting Game (oil, 12x16) by Karla Mann

The Waiting Game (oil, 12×16) by Karla Mann


Third Place: Clinton Jammer
Blackstock, Ontario

Off the Causeway (acrylic, 21x38) by Clinton Jammer

Off the Causeway (acrylic, 21×38) by Clinton Jammer


Honorable Mention: Matthew M. Schulz
Osterville, Massachusetts

Evening Egret (oil, 16x24) by Matthew M. Schulz

Evening Egret (oil, 16×24) by Matthew M. Schulz


Honorable Mention: Rita Kirkman
New Braunfels, Texas

Lunch Al Fresco (pastel, 18x14) by Rita Kirkman

Lunch Al Fresco (pastel, 18×14) by Rita Kirkman


Honorable Mention: Terry Miller
Takoma Park, Maryland

Florezca el Flamenco (graphite, 16 3/4x 12 3/4) by Terry Miller

Florezca el Flamenco (graphite, 16 3/4x 12 3/4) by Terry Miller

View the winning paintings in our Portrait/Figure, Floral/Still Life, Abstract and Landscape/Interior categories too. And, enter your best work today (missed the deadline? Don’t worry – check back soon to see when the competition will be accepting entries for next time).

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