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Ken Burke won third place out of 103 entries in the Fine Art Amateur contest at the State Fair for his painting “Buster Chops.”

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Manlius man takes third prize at the Fair for painting of rescue dog

Ken Burke has been painting for more than 50 years and has never won an award for an easel painting – until now. This year, he decided to enter a picture he painted of Buster, a dog who belongs to his friend Corinne Cerminaro, of Liverpool. Burke saw a picture of the dog on Facebook and immediately asked Cerminaro for permission to paint Buster.


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