Plein Air Festival 2018 Gala 11

Fifteen plein air painters fanned out across Kern County in a celebration of plein air painting. David Dibble of Orem, Utah, in a repeat of last year, won Best of Show with his moody “Refinery.” San Francisco Bay native Lindsey Kustusch won the Artists’ Selection award for “Cotton Gin.” Anette Power won second place with “Foxy Lady.” Caroline Hesse-Low’s “Through the Orange Groves” won third place.