Basinga Art competition 2008

Presentations

  Charlotte Mathews is presented with her first prize by Councillor Elaine Still and Irene Allaway (Basinga editor) on Saturday 25th April at the Lychpit Spring Fair.  Her picture is "The Pony on Old Basing Common" .
Aiden Recieving 2nd Prize Aiden Sakakini is presented with his second prize, for his picture "Forest in the Sun".
  Anna MacDonnald received her third prize for her painting "Festival Place" on Sunday 27th April.
Sally recieving First Prize Sally Holmes is presented with her first prize, for her picture "After the Rain".
Iris recieving 2nd Prize Iris Machin is presented with her second prize, for her picture "Ruins of Old Basing House".
Christine recieving 3rd Prize Christine Ashworth is presented with her third prize, for her picture " Down by the Scout Hut" on Tuesday 13th May.

Results

On Tuesday 8th of April the Basinga committee cast their votes to select a winner, runner-up and third in each section.  The results were a follows:

Finalists

On Wednesday 5th of March our judge, Brenda Chapman, selected the finalists from the Junior and Adult sections, and these are as follows:

The judge commented that the overall standard was very high, and had a very difficult time in making her choice.  The Basinga committee will now choose the winners at the next meeting early in April.

We received a grand total of 43 entries.    Which was 32 Adult and 11 Junior.

Thank you to all those who took part.

Sponsors

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We have been very lucky to find a couple of local businesses and some generous individuals who were prepared to sponsor the competition.  We thank the following who have donated to the prizes as follows:

The Picture Studio £50 of Picture Studio gift vouchers
Martins Renault £50 of PaperSmiths gift vouchers
You £50 cash prize for Junior Group entries

Gallery

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Click on a photo for a larger image.  I apologise to the artists that the picture below are not of the best quality.  You should visit the Chineham library to see them in real life.

Junior Entries

View From St Marys by Sam WhitakerView From St Mary's
By Sam Whitaker.
Age 12
The Pony on Old Basing CommonThe Pony on Old Basing Common
by Charlotte Mathews
Age 8
The Well House by Charlotte MathewsThe Well House
By Charlotte Mathews
Age 8
Spring by Agastya DasSpring
By Agastya Das
Age 7
Underwater Fantasy by Agastya DasUnderwater Fantasy
By Agastya Das
Age 7
Dawn by Agastya DasDawn
By Agastya Das
Age 7
View of Old Basing Common by Aidan SakakiniView Of Old Basing Common
By Aidan Sakakini
Age 12
Forest in the Sun By Aidan SakakiniForest In The Sun
By Aidan Sakakini
Age 12
Olivers Chip Shop by Lianna HutchinsOlivers Chip Shop
By Lianna Hutchins
Age 9
Peacock Cottage by Lianna HutchinsPeacock Cottage
By Lianna Hutchins
Age 9
Festval Place by Anna MacDonaldFestival Place
By Anna MacDonald
Age 12

 

Adult Entries

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The Street by Howard JonesThe Street, Old Basing
By Howard Jones
The Jubilee Tree by Howard JonesThe Jubilee Tree
By Howard Jones
Boss Hog"Boss Hog" (Australian Outback)
By Maurice Mathews
Milkingpen LaneMilkingpen Lane
by Maurice Mathews
Morning Mist - New ForestMorning Mist - New Forest
By Maurice Mathews
Old Leo by Maureen GobenerOld Leo
by Maureen Gobener
A Winter Walk by Maureen GobenerA Winter Walk
By Maureen Gobener
One Windy Day in Hatch LaneOne Windy Day in Hatch Lane
By Jacqui Savage
Blossoms by Iris MachinBlossoms
By Iris Machin
Ruins of Old Basing House by Iris MachinRuins of Old Basing House
By Iris Machin
The View From St Mary's by Iris MachinThe View From St Mary's
By Iris Machine
A Tranquil Evening by Ralph RydingA Tranquil Evening
By Ralph Ryding
Woodpecker by Mrs W WebbWoodpecker
By Mrs W Webb
Kestrel by Mrs W WebbKestrel
By Mrs W Webb
Goldfish by Mrs W WebbGoldfish
By Mrs W Webb
Tiger in the Snow by Eileen ChapmanTiger in the Snow
By Eileen Chapman
African Sunset by Eileen ChapmanAfrican Sunset
By Eileen Chapman
Winter Dales by Elizabeth DurransWinter Dales
By Elizabeth Durrans
Faithful Friend by Elizabeth DurransFaithful Friend
By Elizabeth Durrans
A Female Portrait (I) by Alan DentonA Female Portrait (I)
By Alan Denton
A Female Portrait (II) by Alan DentonA Female Portrait (II)
By Alan Denton
The Gatehouse by Jacqui SavageThe Gatehouse
By Jacqui Savage
A View From A Train by Jacqui SavageA View from a Train
By Jacqui Savage
The Moor at Night by Nicola TurtonThe Moor at Night
By Nicola Turton
Redcoats at Basing House by Nicola TurtonRedcoats at Basing House
By Nicola Turton
After the Rain by Sally HolmesAfter the Rain
By Sally Holmes
Basingfield by Nikki ActonBasingfield
By Nikki Acton
The Tithe Barn by  Karen JonesThe Tithe Barn
Karen Jones
Down by the Scout Hut by Christine AshworthDown By The Scout Hit
By Christine Ashworth
Allotments 1 by Gill SakakiniAllotments 1
By Gill Sakakini
Allotments 2 By Gill SakakiniAllotments 2
By Gill Sakakini
Allotments 3 By Gill SakakiniAllotments 3
By Gill Sakakini

Group Entries

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We invited the schools and other youth groups to make a group entry, but sadly we didn't receive any.

Disallowed

We had several pictures submitted that we could not accept, but we would like to show them to you anyway.

Swan at Blackdam by Teleisha HarleySwan at Blackdam
by Teleisha Harley
Age 10
Sunset at Westward Ho by Teleisha HarleySunset at Westward Ho
by Teleisha Harley
Age 10
Basing Lime Pits by Teleisha HarleyBasing Lime Pits
by Teleisha Harley
Age 10
The Snow Tiger by Jordan RussellThe Snow Tiger
By Jordan Russell
Age 10