Exhibit committee member Ann Jones
awarded the $500 cash prize.
Three jurors judged the work of 22 artists who started and completed their projects Saturday as visitors to the exhibit watched.
Theda Rhea won the top honors of the Stars of Texas Paint-Off with this portrait of sculptor John
Queen, retired Texas Tech professor now living in Coleman.
Theda Rhea paints the portrait of the former Miss Rodeo Texas at the 2007 Stars of Texas Paint-Off.
The finished Theda Rhea portrait of Miss Rodeo Texas.