Local’s portrait earns top prize


Johanna Spinks’ “Sienna” recently earned first place at The Portrait Society of Atlanta’s Fall Juried Exhibition. Spinks wrote in an e-mail about the honor, “This society is the oldest portrait society in the country and run by some very fine people who go above and beyond to put on great shows, not to mention many other activities including portrait workshops. I feel very honored to win such an award there.”