The October 2017 Member Competition was open themed and judged by Russ Morris.
There were 25 Class 1 submissions with 6 awards (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 3 honorable mentions).
1st – DisownedTx by Brian Nixon
2nd – Lockhart by Peter Livadas
3rd – BugLady by Michele Johnson
Honorable Mention – Dancing with Dragons by Bri Thatcher
Honorable Mention – La Merce by Cynthia Stein
Honorable Mention – Sun Sets On Bridge City by Brian Nixon
There were 13 Class 2 submissions with 3 awards (1st, 2nd, and 3rd).
1st – Trip by Andrew Fritz
2nd – Burning Gaze by Vance Strickland
3rd – HELP by Kimberly Fore