Hiddenite Arts to Exhibit Rocky Face Photo Contest Winners January 2019


Beginning in January 2019, the Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center will host an exhibit honoring winners of the Rocky Face Photo Contest. The winning photographs will be on display at the Center’s Lucas Mansion (316 Hiddenite Church Road in Alexander County).

The exhibit is free and open to the public during the Center’s operating hours, which are Monday – Friday from 10am until 4:30pm and on Saturday from 10am until 3pm.

The Rocky Face Photo Contest featured a monthly winner chosen through November and a grand-prize winner chosen in December.

Exhibiting photographers and monthly winners are as follows:

Jan – Weather—NO Photos Submitted

Feb – Water—Brian Johnson

March – Rock Climbing—Teresa Arrington

April – RockyFest—Teresa Arrington

May – Plant Life—Tammy Faw

June – Recreation—Tammy Faw

July – Insect Life—Tammy and Bruce McLaury

August – Amphibians/Reptiles—Tammy Faw

Sept – Mammals—Deborah Icenhour

Oct – Landscapes/Views—Jesse Payne

Nov – Seasonal Colors—Brian Johnson

Dec – Grand Prize (Chosen from the 11 previous month’s winners)—Jesse Payne

“There were a lot of great photos submitted this year that really captured the beauty of Rocky Face, said “ and Alisha Stamey. “I want to personally congratulate all the winners and thank everyone who participated.”