Laguna Beach artist
Mitch Ridder was recently awarded first place in Artist’s Magazine
2002 National Art Competition for his Animal Art watercolor.
According to the magazine
his watercolor was judged on entries that featured images of any
animal in any setting, on the innovative handling on the subject and
the expression and rendering. His painting of an elephant won in the
Art category and will be presented in the December issue of the
magazine. He was also awarded a check for $2,000. He competed with
more than 14,000 artists throughout the United States, Australia, New
Zeeland and Europe.... Laguna Beach resident Cara Stewart was named
to the 2002-03 Board of the Orange County American Marketing Assn.
Stewart is vice
president of programs for WunderMarx, Inc. The OCAMA board
of directors consists of 12 professionals elected from the general
membership from throughout Orange County. OCAMA is a professional
organization dedicated to supporting the personal and professional
career development goals of marketers.
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