Burnside  Painting  Group

Community Art Group

Phyllis Kopp Award

Any member of the Burnside Painting Group who has not won any monetary prizes within the previous 12 months is eligible to win the annual Phyllis Kopp Award when entering artworks in our Annual Exhibition (held during SALA in August).  

The winner is the 'peoples' favourite', as determined by popular vote of viewers/visitors of our Annual Exhibition.  A cash prize ($100) is awarded to the winner with an award certificate.

About Phyllis Kopp

Phyllis Kopp was a long term member of the Burnside Painting Group, and served as Secretary on the committee for well over a decade.

Phyllis generously established a trust fund, with the interest earned providing money for an annual award for Burnside Painting Group members.  The first award was made in 1991.

Winner of the 2018 Phyllis Kopp Award - Elizabeth Little for her watercolour painting 'Slap, Slop and Hat', receiving her award from Artist, Tsering Hannaford on 10 October 2018 at our Social Night.

Winner of the 2011 Phyllis Kopp Award, Ray Dundon



Elizabeth Little


Doreen Constable



Carolyn Waterman



Masako Haga



Ray Dundon