Congratulations To Al Spicer Grand Prize Winner 2017 Excellence Awards
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We had a heck of a time deciding on the Editors' Choice winners - and the Grand Prize winner - in the 2017 PWM Excellence Awards.There was so much outstanding work from which to choose.But we had to pick…so here they are: The Editors' Choice and Readers' Choice winners in each of the five categories, led off by the stunning work of Al Spicer - recipient of the Grand Prize.
(And stay tuned for the 2018 content - we'll start taking submissions at the start of the year).Grand Prize Morning Glory Demilune Table, Al SpicerBessemer City, North Carolina The grand prize goes to Al Spicer for his demilune (half-moon) marquetry table (shown above in ful), featuring on its top a flowering morning glory vine in various veneers.
The legs are solid sapele with holly stringing and an accent bud, and the apron and top are pomelle sapele with a border of quartered sapele.Spicer began his career as a photographer and spent 36 years working on the visual side of things in newspapers.
In 2006, he left his job and decided to pursue what had until then been a self-taught avocation.'Life is short and I wanted to spend more time doing something...