Chairs of a Different Color
Chairs of a Different Color

Winners of the Chairs of a
Different Color Contest!

1st place
1st PlaceOriginal design and hand-painted by Elizabeth Alexander & Karli Azar, who were mentored by artist, Mary Johnston of the Mary Johnston Studio/Gallery.

Sponsored by The Carmel Rotary

2nd Place Tie
2nd Place
Original design and hand-painted by Natalie Eastes, who was mentored by artist Bob Shade of ArtSplash Gallery.

Sponsored by Old Town Tavern
Original design and hand-painted by students Nicole Yoon & Veronica Trump, who were mentored by artist Kathleen O'Neil Stevens of
Renaissance Fine Art & Design

Sponsored by Carmel Welding

Natalie EastesOriginal Design and hand-painted by Taylor Cassell-who was mentored by artist Susan Mauck, French Bleu Gallery.

Sponsored by Brighthouse Cable

ChairOriginal design and hand-painted by Alyssa Stetson, Grace Hawkins, & Kathryn Carlisle who were mentored by artist Jerry Points, Eye on Art Gallery.

Sponsored by AtCarmel Magazine

Many thanks to:

  • Superintendant Jeff Swensson of Carmel Clay Schools
  • Tricia Reynolds Community Relations Coordinator Carmel Clay Schools
  • Jen Davis, CHS Art Department Chair
  • Sidney Swartzendruber, Industrial Technology Teacher whose students built the chairs for the project.

Thank you to the following sponsors for supporting the artists of our winning chairs!

Arts & Design Business Association of Carmel

Visit the ADDBAC website

Kelly Hindman Edward JonesKelly Hindman of Edward Jones Main St Carmel
Museum of Miniature HousesThe Museum of Miniature Houses

The National Museum of Miniature Enthusiasts

Simply Sweet ShoppeThe Simply Sweet Shoppe

Rascia's Creative CakesRascia’s Creative Cakes