Received this email today – been waiting to find out for over a month:

Dear Rita,


Your work, “The Random Years”, has been accepted into the 2014 Blarney Books & Art Biblio-Art Exhibition, and will be judged alongside the other entries for a possible Grand Prize of $1500.

Our Grand Prize judges for this year’s competition are Deborah Klein and Essie Warmuth! They’ll have their work cut out for them!

Thank you for being a part of this wonderful competition.

Kindest regards,

Jo & Dean Canham
Blarney Books & Art





2013 grand prize winner

woke up to some fantastic news this morning

my agatha’s wardrobe mixed media art is the 2013 grand prize winner of the biblio art award in victoria

not only do i win $1,500 but the sponsors are purchasing it for their permanent collection

still can’t quite believe it … shocked and a bit teary …

agatha's wardrobe a  - rita summers 2013