Each year the city of Georgetown selects the Red Poppy Poster from the Art Contest submissions! This years winner is stunning!
The talented winner of the 2019 Red Poppy Poster Art Contest is Artist…drum roll please…Devon Clarkson!!
Artist Biography, from his website:
“Devon Clarkson born 1991 in Georgetown Texas, where he also was raised. He had an extremely curious imagination which enhanced his gift for art at a young age.
“It began with his first character drawing of Pinocchio and Jiminy Cricket at the age of seven. A drawing he has kept and treasured till this day. Though it wouldn’t be until later that the greater growths and achievements would take form and become a realization.
“Devon’s training and experience in replicating the human figure was through an intense four-year art course at Gemini School of Visual Arts. Over twenty-five commissioned portrait paintings in a short time span of a fast progressing art career leaves Devon Clarkson well qualified with portraits in high demand.
“His belief in realism is distinguishable in every image created. His efforts and quality are highly noticeable in the amazing paintings he produces.
“This development of accuracy along side the technique of oils over fast drying acrylics allows him to bring to existence, a realistic paintings in a timely manner, which is essential when doing portraits for clients.”
Visit https://paintme2.com/ to see many more stunning pieces from this year’s winner…Mr. Devon Clarkson!!
Meet Mr. Clarkson in person and receive a signed copy of the 2019 Red Poppy Poster!
First Friday April 5th, 2019 from 6 to 8pm
At The Georgetown Visitors Center
103 W 7th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
The first 50 people will receive their signed poster completely free!!