VoiceOnyx was proud to be a bronze sponsor of the Winter Springs annual Artoberfest, produced by Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce and City of Winter Springs . The event’s presenting sponsor was Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute. FCC is a large independent medical oncology/hematology practice serving patients in Orlando, Daytona/Palm Coast, Vero Beach/Sebastian, Tampa, Naples, Tallahassee, and Palm Beach.
10th Anniversary Awards Presented
Over 100 artists attended ARToberFEST in the following areas of show: Drawing and Graphics, Fine Crafts, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography and Sculpture. In honor of its 10th anniversary, the festival awarded $14,000 in cash awards for 2D and 3D Best of Show, 5 Awards of Excellence, 7 Awards of Distinction and 7 Awards of Merit. Judges were Courtney Canova of Canovas’ Photography and Bill Darrah, a mixed media artist. Canova is an award winning photographer, mural artist, fine artist, illustrator and graphics designer. Darrah has 55 years of experience and 1,400 awards. He has completed portraits for Kenny Rogers, Barbara Mandrell, and Henry Winkler among others.
2017 Festival Poster by Austin Baldauf
An honorarium was also awarded to the 2017 poster artist, Austin Baldauf, for his poster “Fly.” Austin grew up touring art shows with his father Stephen Baldauf and has been an artist for about six years. He uses a multi-media, imaginative approach.
The festival featured live music by Europa, an Orlando group specializing in German, European and Folk music. Jimmy Bubaloni, a professional accordionist, played a variety of songs from Italy, France, Ireland, Germany and Dixieland. Emcees included Arnie Nussbaum of the Oviedo Winter Springs Chamber of Commerce, Brian Kirkland of 1520 WBZW, Allison Torres of News 13, and Erik von Ancken of Local 6 New sTeam.
VoiceOnyx Business Phone Systems celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2016 as a service provider in the state of Florida. VoiceOnyx features Polycom phones, all inclusive pricing, concierge level service, and no term contracts. For more information visit our website at www.voiceonyx.com or phone 888-321-3350.