SPS AV Festival Awards

The list of awards is now published HERE
Thanks to everyone for this first ever event at Smethwick.
Thanks for all the wonderful entries and to the Smethwick members who worked tirelessly on the two days to make this event such a success.

We do plan to run this event again next year.

MCPF Interclub Print & PDI Championships

Smethwick retained both the Print and PDI championships held at Leicester on Saturday 13th April, So well done to all.
Also, Peter Gennard, Hilary Roberts and Graham Hales won principle awards so congratulations. Their images are shown below.

PDI Winner, Ice Racer by Graham Hales
Colour Print Winner, The Fish by Hilary Roberts
Mono Print winner, Waiting for Visitors by Peter Gennard

SPS Awards at the Southampton International

Peter Gennard has reported the following results at the Recent Southampton International Exhibition.
Congratulations to the award winners.




Mike SharplesRemembering WilliamSCC Certificate
Paul HaywardOrnamentalGPU Ribbon
Mike SharplesVillage Elder PSA Gold Medal – Best In Class
Mike SharplesJapanese FanSCC Certificate
Mike SharplesForgotten WarmthSCC Cetificate
Peter Gennard The GuardsmanSCC Medal
Geraldine StephensonChestnut Coloured WoodpeckerSCC Medal

Bristol Salon Update

In the report early I failed to mention Peter Gennard was awarded a PSA Bronze Medal for ‘Behind the door’.  I did report his awards of a UPI Silver Medal for ‘Watching for Visitors’ and a HM for ‘Young Believer’.
Here are Peter’s images

Behind the Door
Watching for Visitors
Young Believer