Andrea Placer
Colored & Graphite Pencil Drawings

Selected Honors and Awards
2017, CPSA  5 year Merit Award
2017 Salmagundi Black & White Exhib., Cert. of Merit
2017 Finalist in Richeson75 Small Works
Published in CP Treasures, Vol. II, III & IV
2016 CLWAC Annual Open National, C. Dunwiddie Mem. Award
Finalist, 2016 Williams Prize in Drawing
2nd Place Graphic/Mixed Media, CLWAC Member's Exhibition
Featured Artist, May 2015 Colored Pencil Magazine
2015 Salmagundi Club "Urban Life" Exhibition - Honorable Mention
2015 CPSA Explore This!11 - Canson Award for Excellence
 2014, 2016 Finalist in Richeson75 Landscape,Seascape, Architecture International Exhbition
 Honored with CPSA and CPX  Signature Status
2013 CPSA 21st International Exhibition - Award for Excellence
1st Place, 7th Annual Wyckoff Family Y Art Show
Gordon Grant SCNY Award at 2012 Salmagundi Spring Auction
Selection of "Red Rock" by the 2011 Paint the Parks Mini50 Exhibition
  1st Place DrawingAAPL 82nd Grand Nat'l; Cornwell Award for a Graphic 2010 Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Members' Show; 1st Place Drawing, 2009 Salmagundi "Portraits" Exhib., ;  1st Place Professional Drawing, '07,'08,'09,'10, Bergen County Senior Art Exhibition; Gaelen Gallery 8th Ann. Invitational, Best in Show. ;  2014 American Artists Professional League, Bd of Director's Award; HVAA 74th Ann. Exhib.,  Salmagundi Club Award;  

Practice (r)
"Sisters" (above):: Winner of1st Place Professional Drawing, Best in Show,  New Jersey State Senior Exhibition, Certificate of Merit, Salmagundi Club  (Print available) 
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"Fancy Funghi"
Published in Ann Kullberg's CP Treasures, Vol.IV.
Juried into CPSA International, 2015 
"Featured Artist", May 2015 issue of Colored Pencil Magazine

"Perfectly Imperfect"
12 1/2" x 8 3/4"

"Elegant Remains"
17"x 14"
Juried into CPSA 25th Annual International Exhibition!!!!!!
Published in CP Hidden Treasures, IV
 Also juried into SAAG Exhibition, 10/6 - 11/10/18 in Ga.
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  New Drawings
"Budding Beauty"
8 x 10
A FINALIST in the Richeson75 Small Works 2018 Exhibition. Feb. 21 - April 7th in Kimberly, Wi.
Also juried into the SCNY  Floral Exhibition,9/24-10/8/18
"Mom at 101"
9 x 12
Juried into Salmagundi Black & White Exhibit
1/29 - 2/15/18