charlie corbeil youth art contest - winners gallery

Category 1 Winners     |     Category 2 Winners     |     Category 3 Winners     |     Judges

Category 1 Judge: Therese Ferguson

Therese Ferguson is a well known water color painter from Brevard County. Her work is collected internationally, in both private and corporate collections. She has won numerous awards and has commissioned works of art and event posters.  She is a Signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society. Her work is featured in the 2011 publication of Best of American Watercolor Artists book. Her work can be seen there as well as many locations throughout Brevard County in cooperation with the Brevard Cultural Alliance's Art in Public Places.

Category 2 Judge: Charlotte Corbeil

Charlotte Corbeil, who writes the popular column Charlotte’s Web-Spinning Tales for the Viera Voice, is the widow of the late Charlie Corbeil. She co-wrote the column with her late husband from its inception with the Viera Voice until his death in November 2013. Since then, she has continued her husband’s legacy as an advocate for wildlife, the environment and the Viera Wetlands.

Category 3 Judge: Jeff Navin

Jeff Navin has been an editor for the Viera Voice and Senior Life since July 2012.

Navin, a native of Niantic, Connecticut, was a sports copy editor and sports writer at Florida Today for nearly 18 years. He also has worked for newspapers in Daytona Beach, Florida and Laredo, Texas in a career that dates back to February 1984.

The Melbourne resident has lived in Brevard County since January 1994.

He is a 1983 graduate of Seton Hall University.