JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. – The ninth annual Fine Art in the Park will be held 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 21 and noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 22 on the International Storytelling Center grounds.
The goal of this show is to highlight the fine art produced in our region. Featuring nearly 50 artists located inside the International Storytelling Center and the surrounding Storytelling Park, the juried and judged event accepts unique fine arts and crafts from around the region. In keeping this a fine art event, the attempt is to offer a venue for professional artists to showcase their artwork.
Another popular aspect of Fine Art in the Park includes the tasting area where folks can sample before they buy. This year will include beverage samples from Tennessee Hills, mouthwatering treats by Chocolate Elegance, and olive oil and vinegar samples from Olive Oil Divine, complete with the area’s own marketplace
The ever popular Best of Show honor will be given amongst the regional artists that includes $1,000, second place will be awarded $500 and third place $300.Two Honorable Mention certificates will be awarded and one Best of Tasting certificate. There is also space available in the Best of Tasting area for new culinary artists.
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