Top row L-R: • CVC mayor Jim Simmons officially opens the LCACA Clarence River Arts Festival on Thursday evening at the Maclean Showground. • (centre) Winner of the photography section Zol Straub with special guest Ian Tiley and Maclean Chamber of Commerce president Peter Gordon. • (centre) Winner of both 1st and 2nd place in woodwork was Bill Andrews, with special guest Ian Tiley (left) and Maclean Chamber of Commerce president Peter Gordon. Middle row L-R: • Winner of both jewellery and craft was Sue Bishop. • Fay Farnham was the overall winning champion in needlework. • Fay Boyd presents the Fay Boyd Art School Scholarship Award to Pam Birrell. The award valued at over $600 was for most outstanding fine art, still life. • Spud Anderson got 2nd place in sculpture. Bottom row: • Jan Hudson got first place in Open Fine Art. • LCACA president Jenny Thomas thanked those who entered this years event, which saw record entries.