Andrea Placer
Colored & Graphite Pencil Drawings
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Selected Honors and Awards


2018, CLWAC Members' Exhib., 2nd Place Graphic/Mixed Media; 2018 CAA Members' Exhib., Sally Logue Award; 2018 Focus NJ 1st Place  Drawing; 2018 Richeson75 Small Works, Finalist and Meritorious Entry; 2018 Light, Space & Time Nature Competion, Special Merit Award; 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; 2012 Gordon Grant SCNY Award, 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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Read the review of "Navajoland" by the Pencil Art Society, A PAS-sing Glance, at http://pencilartsociety.com/2013/08/18/a-pas-sing-glance-andrea-placer/
See more recent drawings on Original Drawings page
"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
"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
"At Home in Evergreen Splendor"
14" x 10
Juried into AAPL 90th Grand Nat'l Exhibition, 11/11 - 11/19/18
"Feather Portraits"
12 x 12
Newest Graphite pencil drawing