2007 Award Winners

Jacobus Baas, 2007 Best in Show, Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational

Best In Show Award: Jacobus Baas

The 2007 Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational Best in Show Award was presented to Jacobus Baas of California. His award-winning painting, “Whale Watching” is featured above.

Additional 2007 Artist Awards:

Artist Choice – 3-way tie to Ken Auster, Jacobus Baas, Randall Sexton
The Irvine Museum Award – Brian Blood, Debra Huse, Billyo O’Donnell, Mary Pettis, Randall Sexton
Honorable Mentions – Ken Auster, Ronaldo Macedo
Best Quickdraw Award – Camille Przewodek
Pacific ‘O Restaurant Award – Carleton
County of Maui Office of Economic Development; Hawaii Tourism Authority Award – Carleton
Maui No Ka ʻOi Magazine Award – Ronaldo Macedo
Starbucks Choice Award – Carleton


Event Organizers

Event Co-Sponsors:
Ronaldo Macedo, Artist & Co-Founder Islanders
Lois Reiswig, President, Maui ARTS League

Contact us by email:
Lois Reiswig, MPAPI Event Coordinator

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In 2017 the MPAPI workshop is taking a different approach. This 4-day workshop is a 'dual-teaching' workshop lead by Jason Sacran and John P Lasater, IV. Our workshop teachers are selected from the group of professional 'visiting artists'. Classes are usually comprised of local Maui artists, workshop teacher referrals, and those wishing to take a class from someone that focuses on specific painting techniques that are of interest to them.

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