Newtown Arts Festival Announces Art Contest Winner, Tracy Van Buskirk

The Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is pleased to announce that Newtown resident Tracy Van Buskirk is the chosen winner for the 2012 Newtown Arts Festival art contest for her “Life in Newtown” themed entry entitled Ram Pasture.  Van Buskirk wanted to capture the town’s serenity and pleasure.  With her block print of Ram Pasture, she captured this tranquil mood and more!  Her Asian-style rendition of this early burg landmark with its soft pastels reminds viewers of many beautiful days walking or playing by the pasture’s pond or feeding the ducks. Continue reading