Participating Artists

Learn about this year’s artists!

Paint Dexter Winners

A list of award winners from the most recent Paint Dexter, as well as an archive of past winners.

2023 Professional Awards

1st Place

Todd Zuithof

Catch the Light

2nd Place

Jill Stefani Wagner

With the Dawn

3rd Place

Ed Kennedy

Mill Creek Riverbank

2023 Emerging Awards

1st Place

Samuel Turner


2nd Place

Lauren Kingsley

Barns on Beach Road

3rd Place

Grace Queen

Drifting Off

2023 Quick Draw Awards

1st Place

Ed Kennedy

Flower Garden

2nd Place

Sharon Sunday

Light on the Creek

3rd Place

Fran Mangino

Downtown Dexter

2023 Honorable Mentions

Professional Honorable Mention

Brant MacLean

Crossing the Bridge

Emerging Honorable Mention

Jill McGinn

Jessica’s Clutch

Quick Draw Honorable Mention

Bob Perrish

Flowers at the Gate

2023 Special Awards

Greg LaRock Award

Linda Pelowkski

For Entire Body of Work

Artist’s Choice Award

Ed Kennedy

Mill Creek Riverbank

People’s Choice Award

James VanCoppenolle

Sloan Creekside

Essence of Dexter Award

Pamela Wilburn

Dexter-Riverview Cafe

Nocturne Award

Michael Dority

Night Shift at Dexter Mill


Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival

3515 Broad Street

Dexter, MI 48130


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