Teignmouth Art Society held the members preview of its Summer exhibition along with its trophy presentation on the 13 August at the Victoria Hall, Shaldon. The Mayor of Teignmouth, Cllr David Matthews presented the winners with their trophies and commented on the quality and diversity of the work displayed. With over 250 pieces of art work on display the quality improves year on year. The winners included Jill Harrison with best overall entry and best landscape, Yusaf Khan for best abstract in pastel entitled ‘ Energy’ , Devonian Domestic : Digital Photograph by Anna Grayson being the winner of the most innovative work. Chris Pitman won the presidents choice with his work in oils ‘ Signs of Autumn’ , best marine painting was taken by Caroline Hayes (oodey ) for her water colour work ‘ Yachts’, Clare Jenkinson won best award for flowers with her work ‘ Blue Sky Magnolia’, and the piece entitled ‘ The Actress’ by Barbara Chavasses won best three dimensional sculpture. A number of members were also commended for their work by the judges.