Celia Smith, right, stands with the awards she created for the 10th annual Phoenix Awards ceremony Nov. 6. Eight of her original paintings, all depicting legends of the phoenix, were presented to the winners. The painting, at center, is on display outside the city manager's office in City Hall. At left is Sue Kwak, who received the Educator in the Arts Award. Karen Lacchio, Topeka, center, nominated Kwak at the ceremony in place of Sarah Kwak who had nominated her mother but was unable to attend.

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