Southwest PPA is of the 5 regional arms the PPA and is comprised of 6 states; Arkansas PPA, Colorado PPA, Louisiana PPA, New Mexico PPA, Oklahoma PPA, and Texas PPA. If you are a member of the TPPA you are automatically a member of the SWPPA. The regional convention is held every even numbered year somewhere in the region and the Texas PPA convention is held on odd numbered years.
Congratulation to the 76 DPPA members who entered Southwest PPA competition. Here are some of the awards our members received;
SWPPA Award Winners at DPPA
“Best Animal Portrait“ - Third Place Ribbon – “Left Behind” by Margaret Bryant
“Best Children’s Portrait“ - Third Place Ribbon – “In A Nutshell” by Bree Adams
4 for 4 Pins Award Winners at DPPA
State High Case District Awards from DPPA
First Time Entrant - Penny Clark - 329 points
Penny also made the SWPPA magazine cover.