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Winning Waterfowl Stamp Contest Entries

The winning entries for the 2020/21 edition of the Delaware State Waterfowl Stamp Contest were chosen by a panel of judges at an event held on April 4, 2019 at the Dover Public Library. 

A painting of an American Wigeon and a Chocolate Labrador Retriever by Guy Crittenden of Richmond, Virginia, will grace the 2020/21 Delaware Waterfowl Stamp. Mr. Crittenden will receive a $2,500 prize and 150 artist’s proofs of the limited edition print series of his first-place entry. Second place went to Jeffrey Klinefelter, of Etna Green, Indiana. Third place went to Mark Thone, of Shakopee, Minnesota.

Best in Show

2019/20 Best in Show
Guy Crittenden, Richmond, VA

Second Place

2020/21 Second Place
Jeffrey Klinefelter, Etna Green, IN

Third Place

2020/21 Third Place
Mark Thone, Shakopee, MN

Honorable Mentions

Honorable mentions went to  Scott Calpino, of Bernville, Pennsylvania, Karin Snoots, of Harbeson, Delaware, and Caleb Metrich, of Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin.

The 2020/21 Waterfowl Stamp judges were: Nathan Hudson, Advisory Council on Wildlife and Freshwater Fish; Raymond Harp, Delaware Ducks Unlimited; Ken Reynolds, retired wildlife professional; Jim Hall, hunter/ cultural historian and Justyn Foth, waterfowl and gamebird biologist.