sb mural 072014 6 jim kovic 072014Artist Jim Kovic, right, puts the finishing touches Sunday on the retro-postcard-style mural he painted on a building at Ocean Avenue and Peninsula Avenue in Sea Bright. On Tuesday, he’s planning to sign the work and host visitors from Benjamin Moore Paints, which supplied the paint both for the mural and the downtown makeover that it caps off.

Click the “Read More” to see details of the mural. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

sb nural 072014 1The Peninsula House hotel is depicted in the first few letters… (Click to enlarge)

sb mural 072014 2…followed by scenes of a jetty and surf. (Click to enlarge)

sb mural 072014 3There’s the Rumson-Sea Bright bridge, and a woman with a classic wooden surfboard. (Click to enlarge)

sb mural 072014 4Self explanatory. (Click to enlarge)

sb mural 072014 5Mermaid and sailor. (Click to enlarge)