Great art continues to thrive in the West End of the majestic Pocono Mountains.

Some of the finest artistic creations of our area's local artists can be seen at the 5th Annual West End Winter Art Festival this Saturday from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. in the Western Pocono Community Library on Pilgrim Way, just off Route 115, in Brodheadsville.

This art show will showcase the work of 19 highly acclaimed regional artists for your viewing and shopping pleasure.

Several new exhibitors will be participating in this year's event, and the collection of work will include fine arts represented by professional artists whose work ranges over a wide variety of styles and mediums, including pen and ink, watercolor, gouache, oil, acrylics, and mixed media and by photographers working in traditional and digitally-enhanced modes.

This year's list of talented exhibitors include Audrey Altemose, Mary Jane Arner, Anibal "Andy" Collazo, Arlene "Hez" Conklin, Will Daskal, Gary Embich, Nancy Embich, Marie Gelsomino, Darleen Hyde, Stephen Kager, Linda Kreckel, George Miller, Greg Miller, Beth Rinker, Julia Saeger, Joan Sayer, Charlene Taylor, Joy Warner and Suzanne Werfelman.

There is no admission fee, and there is ample free parking available on site. For additional show information, contact Will Daskal at 610-381-6188, or pawatercolorartist@yahoo.com [1].