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The 2000 Rockport Art Festival Poster - Original Watercolor by Kay Barnebey
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009
2009 Art Festival Jury Announced

40th Annual Art Festival Jury:

2000 Rockport Art Festival Poster Artist Kay Barnebey is a well-known watercolor artist who regularly teaches painting workshops to all ages at Rockport Center for the Arts, Del Mar College, and others. Her work was selected to represent Padre Island National Seashore on the 2007 White House Christmas Tree.

Deborah Fullerton is the Associate Curator of Temporary Exhibitions and Adult Education at the Art Museum of South Texas in Corpus Christi, Texas where she organizes traveling exhibitions and art educational programs. She received her Master of Art in Digital Photography and Mixed Media from Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi.

Stan Irvin is a ceramic artist and professor of art at St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. He received his MFA from the University of Texas at Austin, where he helped set up the ceramics program at the Austin Museum of Art. Irvin continues to hold various workshops and participate in organizations such as the Austin Visual Arts Association and the Texas Society of Sculptors.