Gasparilla Best-In-Show: Nancy Cervenka

From the press release:

Selecting from a field of more than 300 acclaimed artists displaying their works, juror Martha Connell, owner and director of Connell Gallery/Great American Gallery in Atlanta, has named the recipients of 39th annual Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts cash awards. This year, the Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts awards total $75,000, the highest amount ever awarded in a single year.

Connell has selected the following pieces as to be recognized and the artists to receive the cash awards:

Raymond James Financial Best of Show Award ($15,000)

Presented by Geoffrey Simon, Senior Vice President, Raymond James Financial

"Wearable Art," a sculpture by Nancy Cervenka of Gulfport, Fla. (Booth #180) — pictured above—