Create a “Work” based off “Cracking Ice”, a poem by Mia Colabella.

Click here to read and download “Cracking Ice” for creative reference.

Competition is Now Closed. All forms of art were accepted: writing, music, paintings, illustrations, sculptures, etc.  

Congratulations to the Winners:

1st Place: Two-way tie, Ice Monster by Greg Mursko and Crackling Ice by Denise Fontenelli

2nd Place: Two-way tie, The Delicate Surface by Lily Fertik and Cracked by Andrea Rowan

Gallery’s Choice: Miss Havisham by Lisa Roth-Gulvin

All the winners are currently on exhibit at RPAC Gallery through May 30th.  The artists have so generously donated their works of art and net proceeds from sales will be used to help support the mission of ArtFul Visual Arts Initiative. Click Here to view the amazing creations. Follow us on social media @artfulgives for details!

About ArtFul

ArtFul is a non-profit, community-based initiative, founded by Dee Dee Perrone Colabella. As a working artist herself, Dee Dee recognizes the challenges and barriers, including access to studio space and finances to continue education or production, that many artists face.

“Our mission is to help as many artists as possible to overcome the obstacles in their way.  Artful works to empower artists to further their craft, continue their education, and have access to the resources and environment to produce and show their work.” In subsidizing arts education and resident programs, Artful supports opportunities for working and aspiring artists. ArtFul is committed to providing enriching art education to our community and supporting local as well as national organizations that align with their main principles.