The Maine Lobster Festival Fine Arts Tent hosts a wide spectrum of Maine artists Wednesday through Sunday, Aug. 4 through 8 in Harbor Park.

Midcoast artists participating this year include caricaturist and cartoonist Paula Carter of Belfast, film photographer Sandy Dolan of Searsport, Susan and Richard Johnson of Camden Pottery/Johnson Gallery of Rockland, photographer and hand-tinter Cindy McIntyre of Waldoboro and Carol Inouye of Thomaston, artist for the 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 2010 official Maine Lobster Festival posters. Posters are on sale during the festival at the Information Booth on the festival grounds; the days Inouye is available to sign them from noon to 2 p.m. will be posted both at the booth and in the Fine Arts Tent.

New to the Fine Arts Tent this season is a display of student work. A variety of media will be shown including photography, acrylic and watercolor pieces.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to