The Iowa Artists’ Region 7 Show was held Saturday, March 30, at the Denver Public Library. There were 22 artists displaying 77 pieces of original art; including paintings, colored pencil drawings, prints, and paper curling. The show was judged by Waterloo artist Greg Hargreaves. Eight blue ribbon winners qualify for the Iowa Artists’ State Show, May 18 in Ames.

Iowa Artists is a statewide, nonprofit organization that works to encourage and educate artists around the state. Area 7 covers artists living in Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Grundy and Tama counties.