Photography Juror: Lauren Heerschap
Lauren Heerschap is a Shoreline, Washington native that has let photography take her all over the world. She has taken many award-winning landscape, nature and creative photos.
She has served as President of the Puget Sound Camera Club for four years and is currently the President of the Northwest Council of Camera Clubs representing 19 photo clubs in western Washington. She is a member of the Photographic Society of America (PSA). She has won many awards from these organizations.
Her work is regularly accepted and displayed in local art shows. She has been trained in the Photographic Society of America’s Image Analysis Course. She has judged prints in the Washington State Fair in Puyallup, the Clallam County Fair, Seattle Photographic Society, the NW Dahlia Association, and various flower shows.
Lauren has an M.A. in Rehabilitation from Seattle University and is a retired Washington State Certified Teacher with an M.A. in Teaching from Seattle Pacific University. She has taught in Seattle Schools and at Shoreline Christian School. More images can be found at www.laurenheerschap.com. Her prints are for sale, and can also be purchased unframed, or printed in different sizes.
2-D/3-D Juror: Marsha Lippert
Since 1978, Marsha Lippert has painted using soft pastel or oil pastels creating landscapes and still life paintings. In 2016, Marsha began working with collage. She has been selected for many Artist Residencies in Shoreline, Seattle and Edmonds School Districts and Echo Glen Children’s Center creating murals depicting social justice, anti-graffiti and school pride topics.
Marsha taught elementary students in Shoreline during their August Arts Summer Program, mentored high school students for their Culminating Senior Project and taught Pre-K through 6th grades drawing and painting. Marsha has judged student art work for Edmonds Art Festival and Shoreline Reflections Art Program as well as the Sidney Museum Art Show.
She studied extensively at the Redmond School of Fine Art and Shoreline Community College. Marsha is a juried member of Women Painters of Washington, the Art Stall Gallery in the Pike Place Market and Seattle Co Arts.
Marsha Lippert has been juried into a variety of art shows, exhibiting at Bellevue Art Museum, Sidney Historical Museum in Port Orchard, Shoreline Historical Museum in Shoreline, Women Painters of Washington Gallery in the Columbia Tower and the Art Stall Gallery in the Pike Place Market. Marsha has been a speaker and art demonstrator for local art groups, assisted living facilities and worked on Special Projects in elementary, middle and high schools in the greater Seattle area. http://www.womenpainters.com/BIO/LIPPERT/Lippert.html, http://artstallgallery.com/marsha_lippert