The winners in this year’s Arts and Food Festival are listed below by category.
Painting – first place, Mary Jones for “Sapphire Fantasy”; second place, Joanne Dunn, “All the Way”; and third place, Carolyn Howard, “Poetry of Trees.” Honorable mention went to Carolyn Allen, “Grace”; David Lennon, “River Walk”; Ann Ragland, “Write On”; and Jo Tucker, “Snack Time.”
Photography – Kyle Wilson for “I Will Crab Until My Heart Stops”; second place, Christer Berg, “William Ivey Long”; third place, Kyle Wilson, “The Dressing Table.”
Pottery – first place, Frank Grubbs; second place, Marsha Rogers; third place, Kristin Sasser; and honorable mention, Betsy Whittington.
Best of Show – Christer Berg for “Ben Williams.”
The prizes were $200 for first place, $100 for second and $50 for third.
Restaurant winners were Anthony’s Pizza & Pasta of Clayton, best entree; Anna’s Gourmet Banana Nut Bread of Smithfield, best dessert; Casey’s Floral and Catering Service of Princeton, best presentation; Bistro on Third, best side dish; and The Serving Spoon of Pine Level, most original dish and best appetizer. The People’s Choice Award went to Parkside Cafe in Pine Level.