Richard Crawford

Rick Crawford’s sculpture in wood titled “Metamorphosis” won the Best of Show 2019 award at Trails End Art Association’s 69th annual judged show.

GEARHART – Trail’s End Art Association’s 69th Annual Judged Show attracted more than 80 entries in all media.

The judges selected Rick Crawford’s sculpture in wood titled “Metamorphosis” as Best of Show for 2019.

The Gearhart Mayor’s Award went to Linda Gehbart’s watercolor titled, “The Fog is Free.”

Cash and gifts from sponsors were awarded during the Gala show opening on August 3.

Judges were Teri Sund, award-winning artist and owner of Imogen Gallery; Michael Schlicting, award-winning artist and owner of Hawk Creek Gallery in Neskowin and Dwight Caswell, fine art photographer and contributor to Coast Weekend and The Astorian.

The show continues through August at Trail’s End Art Gallery, 656 A St. in Gearhart. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

The list of winners can be found at

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