Jul 27 2012 by Lorraine Howard, Ayrshire Post (main ed)
VISITORS who attended the 16th North Ayrshire Open Art Exhibition voted David McRae’s painting their favourite.
The Troon artist’s painting, Collecting Thoughts and Driftwood, won the £200 Visitors’ Prize sponsored by Kilmarnock’s Gallery Two.
The exhibition held in Eglinton Park saw over 2000 visitors pop in to see the art work on show.
Runner up in the Visitors’ Prize was Irvine artist Allison Davis’ piece, Any Colour You Like.
This year, a total of 21 paintings were sold totalling £5000.
Organiser Jim Collins said: “It was a great exhibition and a huge thanks to our sponsors who got behind us again.”