With the paintings all hung on the walls of Brazier Gallery, judge Duane Keiser had the unenviable job of picking the winners of Plein Air Richmond, 2018 … so many beautiful paintings from 30 superb painters from across the country. In the end, after very careful consideration, Mr. Keiser presented the ribbons:

First Place: David Robbins (Virginia)

Second Place: David Lussier (New Hampshire)

Third Place: (Washington, DC)

Best Painting with an Animal: Robert Simone (Florida)

Artists’ Choice: Stewart White (Maryland)

Honorable Mention Top Honors: Beth Marchant (Virginia)