At its May 4, 2107 meeting, VAST selected the first- and second-place winners of the 2016-2017 Artist of the Year. The winners were

Artist of the Year:

Lisa Daniels

Acrylics on Canvas

"Bike"

 Lisa Daniel - 2107 Artist of the Year

Runner Up:

Francis May

Watercolor/Mixed Media

"You Coming'?

 Frances May - Artist of the Yeard Runner Up