Clip Contest Winners: 2016: 02: 2016_02_05_02

Second Place | PortraitEamon Queeney, North State JournalPainter Fen Rascoe poses for a photograph with his 8-year-old Jack Russell and Mountain Feist mix, Gus, and a recently completed plein air painting of a farm near Mount Gould, North Carolina off the banks of the Chowan River, Sunday afternoon, February 21, 2016. Rascoe, who calls Windsor in Bertie County home, has been painting steady for six years in which he refers jokingly as his mid-life crisis. His work is mostly contemporary impressionism with a focus on plein air painting. Gus whom he calls his {quote}de facto assistant,{quote} accompanies the artist on all his paintings in the countryside.

Second Place | Portrait

Eamon Queeney, North State Journal

Painter Fen Rascoe poses for a photograph with his 8-year-old Jack Russell and Mountain Feist mix, Gus, and a recently completed plein air painting of a farm near Mount Gould, North Carolina off the banks of the Chowan River, Sunday afternoon, February 21, 2016. Rascoe, who calls Windsor in Bertie County home, has been painting steady for six years in which he refers jokingly as his mid-life crisis. His work is mostly contemporary impressionism with a focus on plein air painting. Gus whom he calls his "de facto assistant," accompanies the artist on all his paintings in the countryside.