Huntington woman earns art award in historical show in Wabash


Ellen Harmsen (left), of Wabash, and Huntington artist Connie Teusch are shown with Harmsen’s best of show entry in the Historical and Architectural Art Show at the Artistica Gallery, in Wabash. Teusch won an honor award for her entry. Photo provided.

Connie Teusch, of Huntington, received an honor award for her entry in Historical and Architectural Art Show sponsored by Artistica Gallery, in Wabash.
The show was held Aug. 20 through Sept. 16.

Ellen Harmsen, Wabash, won the best of show award for her drawing of the Wabash County Museum and the National Block Building. Additional honor awards went to Elizabeth Freeman, of Wabash, and Sue Goffinet, of Alexandria.

Entry fees from the show were donated to Indiana Landmarks and Wabash Marketplace in recognition of their efforts in support of the refurbishing of downtown buildings and promoting business in Wabash.

Artistica Gallery's spring show will open in March 2013 and will feature works depicting winter activities and scenery. Rules for artists who want to enter the show are now available. For information, call the gallery at 563-1915.