The Massena Artists Association has announced that Catherine LaPointe of Massena has been selected to be their Artist of the Year for 2011-12.
This award is based on the work that she submitted to MAA’s Annual Membership Art Exhibit, and was announced Oct. 18 at the opening reception.
The judge was especially impressed with her oil painting, “Still Life on Tin.”
Catherine is a 2010 graduate of Syracuse University, with a BFA in Illustration. She does free lance graphic design. She enjoys doing book and magazine illustrations, comic art, advertisements, logos, and posters.
She recently finished writing and illustrating a book called “Urban Legends Across America – an A to Z Anthology.”