Awards

      There is a marvelous sense of satisfaction that comes with the Artistic process of taking a raw log and literally “turning” it into a piece of Art.   Being recognized by peers, jurors and the viewing public is truly an honor .

These 2 pieces were selected as part of the US State Department

Art in Embassies Exhibit and were on display at the 

Home of our Australian Ambassador

Vanessa Tameamea
Hawaii Nei Exhibit – Wailoa Art and Cultural Center
Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on
Culture and the Arts
Imagination
Imagine Show - Wailoa Art and Cultural Center
Honorable Mention
Passion Flower
American Association of Woodturners Symposium Honolulu Academy of Arts
Award of Excellence
Lava Lotus
Hawaii Wood Guild
Honorable Mention
Metamorphosis III
Recognition Award – Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
Transfiguration
Recognition Award – Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
Collaboration with Gregg Smith
Hawaii Craftsmen’s Juried Exhibition
O’Neill Award of Excellence
Purchased by Honolulu Academy of Art
Contemporary Collection
Out of the Blue
Hawaii Forest Industry Association Wood Show
Recognition Award - Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
Tangerine Vase
Hawaii Forestry Industry Association Wood Show
Recognition Award - Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts
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Vanessa Tameamea

Hawaii Nei Exhibit – Wailoa Art and Cultural Center Purchased by Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts