The James A. Fletcher Memorial Award competition is open to all two-dimensional artists who are Kansas residents. This annual award of $500 was created by Mavis Fletcher in 2006 in memory late husband, James A. Fletcher. The award recognizes an outstanding Kansas artist.
2022 Award Winner:
Congratulations to the winner of our 2022 Fletcher Award: Kelly Yarbrough for her mixed media drawing titled "Box Elder Bugs in Gold"
The judges also selected a runner-up winner. James S. Jones for his watercolor painting titled "Winter Road #1"
These artworks will be on display and will be for sale at MAC during the Wrap It Up Art Exhibit and Sale, November 13 - December 24, 2022.
Box Elder Bugs in Gold by Kelly Yarbrough
Winter Road #1 by James S. Jones
Applications for the 2023 James A Fletcher Memorial Award will be available in early to mid July, 2023.