OCEAN CITY – Marilyn Brent of Linwood won first place at the Art on Asbury Gallery’s “Le Petite” show this December which features stunning miniature paintings. Any one of these paintings makes a wonderful holiday gift and will fit perfectly on any wall or in any corner of your home. For an affordable price, you can give the gift of an original, one-of-a-kind masterpiece. The show runs until the end of December.
First place: Marilyn Brent, Linwood, “Risley’s Field,” oil.
Second place: Mary Ann Kline, Egg Harbor Township, “Green Sugar Bowl,” oil.
Honorable mentions: Rita Michalenko, Mays Landing, “Ewe Lamb,” watercolor; Cathy Skinner, Mays Landing, “Flying Home,” watercolor; Pat Smith, Linwood, “On The Rocks,” oil; Shirley Hawthorne, Ocean City, “Three Oranges,” oil; Diane Brown, Somers Point, “Rural Skyline,” pastel; Winnie Witmer, Mays Landing, “Walk in the Park,” pastel.
All artwork is for sale and created by professional, local artists. Shop local and support the arts! The gallery is open seven days a week, so come check us out this holiday season and you’ll be sure to find that perfect one-of-a-kind gift. Don’t forget to come back in January for our Judge’s Show.
In addition to the paintings on display, the gallery showcases watercolor, glass, mixed media, pottery, photography, oil and acrylic, textiles, jewelry and sculpture, all made from local artisans.
For more information, call (609) 814-0308 or visit us at oceancityfineartsleague.org. The gallery is located at 608 Asbury Ave. in Ocean City. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.