Posts: Club Announcements

Any member or NVPS announcements, news, accomplishments, death notices, important upcoming club events (other than normal activities), or reminders should fall in this category.


June 4, 2021: End-of-Year Competition and Awards Banquet with Judge Jean Pierre Plé

Welcome to our very last meeting of the 2020 – 2021 season, NVPS End-of-Year Awards Night! Since we unfortunately cannot get together for an actual dinner and happy hour, it will be held virtually (via […]


May 18, 2021: Education & Training – Portfolio Project: 2nd Final Review with Cynthia Keith

Portfolio Project:  The second final review of the Portfolio Project will be held with Cynthia Keith as our reviewer for the final fifteen participants in this years group. Cynthia L. Keith is a native Washingtonian. […]


March 9, 2021 – Nominees for the NVPS 2021-2022 Elected Board

The NVPS Constitution requires that on the second Tuesday of March, the nominating committee, appointed by the president, announces the nominees for the upcoming year’s elected board. The candidates are shown below. PresidentJudy GrahamVP of […]


March 11, 2021 – Washington Gardener Magazine – NVPS Members Score 9 Awards!

Announcement:The following NVPS members received 9 of the 21 awards at the 2021 Annual Washington Gardener Magazine Photo Contest. Leslie Landerkin, Mike Whalen, Georgette Grossman, Eva Lanyi, Bob Friedman and Suzy McIntire. These are shown […]


February 2021: Willia Friedman Images and Biography are Published in Elan Magazine

Member News –  Willa Friedman had her photographs and biography published in the February 2021 issue of Elan Magazine. The link to the article is:  February 2021 Issue of Elan Magazine


February 15, 2021: Wayne Guenther Images “Market Partners, Cuba” and “Bad News” Selected for Show

Member News – The juror for the Maryland Federation of Art “Street Scenes” show selected two of Wayne Guenther’s submissions.  “Market Partners, Cuba”, and “Bad News” which will appear in their digital Curve Gallery starting February 15, […]


February 11, 2021 – Winners Named in 2021 First Hike Fairfax Photo Contest | Park Authority

Park Authority Executive Director Kirk Kincannon chose this photo of a woman with a mask and her dog using a fair-weather crossing to cross a stream, saying “This photo perfectly showcases the fact that so […]


January 17, 2021: Rena Schild’s Images “Profile in Red” and “Blastoff” Receive Awards in Friends of Huntley Meadows Park Annual Photo Contest

Member News – Rena Schild was awarded an Honorable Mention for her two images “Profile in Red” and “Blastoff” from the more than 80 entries in the Friends of Huntly Meadows Park annual Photography Contest. […]


January 2021: Wayne Guenther’s Image “Heavy Load” awarded a “Juror’s Choice”

Member News – Wayne Guenther was awarded a “Juror’s Choice” designation for his “Heavy Load” photograph in the Maryland Federation of Art Winter Member’s Show. The show was on display in their Circle Gallery, Annapolis, in […]


December 4, 2020: Members Craig Nedrow and Judy Guenther Take Awards at the Art League December 2020 Open Exhibit

The results are in for the Art League of Alexandria December 2020 Open Exhibit and images from NVPS members Craig Nedrow and Judy Guenther were selected. Congratulations! The full list of winners and submitted images […]