Congratulations Ricky Montilla - Best in Show!

Ricky's painting was recently selected for the Best in Show Award in Camelback Gallery's 6th annual Shades of Green 2023 Visual Arts Competition. Congratulations Ricky!

Art News from United States. Published by Camelback Gallery on Sunday 30 April 2023.

Artwork by Ricky Montilla image

Artist locale: Kirkland, WA, USA Title of work: Dapo Series (Birds Nest Fern) Medium: Oil

“Dapo or Brids Nest Fern is a tropical plants which are often seen on gardens. I like the challenge of painting the wavy rippled leaves with the lights and shadows on it.” Ricky

Best in Show receives 3-month main page slider promotion at CB, published artwork at, news story at, and entry into CB’s Artwork of the Year Award. Other awards include cash awards for top 2, 3-month virtual exhibition, social media exposure with top artist’s work randomly boosted, exhibition announcement via eblast plus recognition of all award recipients at and, Top 11 award video promoted on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter and official award certificate.

See the entire show with 93 artworks at the link provided below.