GFWC Photo Contest

Objective: Encourage members' artistic expression and recognize and support members' achievements in photography.

Calling all GFWC of Missouri, Inc. photographers!

Each of the contests mentioned below provides an opportunity for you to express your creativity. The World in Pictures Contest is to capture the beauty of the world and the people around us. The Volunteers in Action Contest provides an opportunity to demonstrate the volunteer activities of your club during the year. A Year in Pictures Contest is for the GFWC Calendar.

Please note that entries in the GFWC “A Year in Pictures” Calendar Contest must be sent directly to GFWC Headquarters by May 15th with only one entry per club. 

The state Photography Chairman to Susan Koch.  For questions on the Photography Contest, please send an email to info@gfwcmo.org.

Important Note:  GFWC now requires a signed waiver for contest entries.  You can print the waiver from this link: 2014-2016  GFWC Creative Arts Contest Waiver (pdf)

Photography Contest Winners at May 2016 GFWC MO Convention 

Color: Still Life - 1st Place "God's Rest Stop" by Dr. Susan Gettys 

God's Rest Stop - 2016

2nd Place - Pat Mertens
3rd Place - Sue Nevatt 

Color: Living Things - 1st Place "Great Blue Heron" by Dr. Susan Gettys

Great Blue Heron

2nd Place - Pat Mertens
3rd Place - Pat Mertens 

Color: Scenes - 1st Place "Sea Cliff" by Susan Nevatt

Sea Cliff

2nd Place - Dr. Susan Gettys
3rd Place - Pat Mertens 

Color: GFWC Volunteers in Action - 1st Place "Rose of Honor" by Pat Mertens

Rose of Honor

Black & White: Still Life - 1st Place "Old Mill" by Dr. Susan Gettys

Old Mill

2nd Place - Pat Mertens 

Black and White: Scenes - 1st Place "Celtic Cross" by Pat Mertens 

Celtic Cross

2nd Place - Pat Mertens
3rd Place - Dr. Susan Gettys  

Photography Contest Winners at May 2015 GFWC of MO Convention

 In the Calm of Beauty
Livings Things – Color: “In the Calm of Beauty” – Carol Morlan, GFWC Platte City Study Club 

 Civil War Thoughts  
Livings Things – Black & White: “Civil War Thoughts” – Susan Gettys, GFWC Sorosis Club of Springfield

 Country Road
Scenes – Color: “Country Road” – Sue Nevatt, GFWC Sorosis Club of Springfield 

All the Comfort of Home
Scenes – Black & White: “All the Comforts of Home” – Pat Mertens, GFWC Mina Sauk Club 

Voodoo Dolls

Still Life – Color: “Voodoo Dolls” – Susan Gettys, GFWC Sorosis Club of Springfield

Bones of a Bridge
Still Life – Black & White: “Bones of a Bridge” – Pat Mertens, GFWC Mina Sauk Club 

Queen Bee
Women at Work – Color: “Queen Bee” – Angela Salmon, GFWC Golden Study Club 

 

GFWCMO Convention Photo Contest Archive