Each year the Turcan Connell Prize which is awarded by the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour to a local artist. This year's winner was Haddington-based artist Kate Henderson. Her winning painting 'Church Studies VI' was from a series inspired by Edinburgh and Lothian churches. Speaking about her painting in East Lothian News, Kate says that she:"simplified the shape of the church and began to focus on capturing the light around the building".

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