TOMS RIVER – On August 17, the Toms River Artist Community held their annual Juried Summer Arts Fest in downtown Toms River.
The event featured everything from art and music to specialty foods. Juried art categories included painting, photography, drawing, ceramics, mixed media, sculpture, digital, metal, and glass art.
There was $1,750 in prizes donated by The Grunin foundation to winners as well as a special guest judge – International Artist, Fernando DeOliveira.
The first place winner was Frank Parisi. Second place: Kat Tobin. And third place: Stig Vederso.
The three honorable mention winners were: Fred Mayr, Tanya Sosnowski, and Megan Booth.
The event was free to all.