Sondra Wampler | visual art




All Images © Sondra Wampler

Santa Fe NM

Sondra Wampler was born in southern California. She attended Santa Monica College, completing the Commercial photography program in 1982. While pursuing a career in commercial photography her focus turned to fine art, being influenced by the modern painters as well as early masters of photography.

Sondra is best known for her botanic still life work. She was published in Graphis Flora I as well as Graphis Photo Annual 2005 and her works can be found in private as well as corporate collections. Wampler continues to explore new themes in her work and is currently involved in photo montage mixed media to showcase them.

Awards
Graphis Photo Annual 2005
Graphis Flora I 2002
 
Juried Art Fair Awards
2014
Best In Show, Utah Arts Festival
First Place, New Media, Beverly Hills Art Show, October
 
2013
Second Place, New Media, Beverly Hills Art Show, October
Second Place, Mixed Media, Port Cinton Art Festival
Best In Category, Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival
First Place, New Media, Beverly Hills Art Show, May
Best in Show, Beverly Hills Art Show, May
 
2012
Merit Award, Port Clinton Art Festival
Second Place, Mixed Media, Colorado Art Fest at Castle Rock
Second Place, Mixed Media, Historic Shaw Park Art Festival
Best In Show, Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival
Phil Borges Award For Originality, Beverly Hills Art Fair, CA
Third Place, New Media, Beverly Hills Art Fair, CA
 
2011
Best of Show, Downers Grove Art Festival
 
2010    
Best of Show, Downers Grove Art Festival, IL 
First Place Photography. Port Clinton Art Festival, Highland Park, IL
Third Place Photography, Gold Coast Art Festival, Chicago, IL 
Merit Award, Smokey Hill Arts Festival, Salina
Best in Show, Cantigny Art Festival, Wheaton, IL, 
 
2009
Merit Award, Port Clinton, Highland Park, IL
 
2008
Merit Award, Port Clinton, Highland Park, IL
First Place, Beverly Hills, Affair in the Gardens
Third Place, Indian Wells Arts Festival
 
2007
Best in Show, Armonk Art Fair, New York
Second Place, Crosby Art Festival, Ohio
First Place, Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens
Merit Award, Boca Raton Museum of Art
Second Place Photography, Indian Wells Art Festival
 
2006
First Place Photography, Armonk Art Fair, New York
Third Place Photography, Bruce Museum Fine Art Fair
Third Place Photography, Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens
First Place, Photography, Indian Wells Art Festival
Best in Show, Indian Wells Art Festival
Second Place Photography, Scottsdale Art Festival
 
2005
Second Place, Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens, 2nd Place
First Place, St. Louis Art Fair
Honorable Mention, Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens
Mayors Purchase Award, Beverly Hills Affair in the Gardens
 
2004
Third Place, Conejo Valley Art Museum, Art Walk

                       

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