A mission to support, encourage, and showcase the work of local artists
creates whimsical torch-tinted metal sculptures as well as acrylic paintings of the amazing color combinations in the land and skies of the Keys
often paints the sparkling waters, tropical vegetation, “conch” architecture and nautical life she encounters every day.
paints in acrylics
is a shipwright, painter, and artisan. He creates section scrimshaw swordfish bills and carves unique pieces from locally felled tropical trees.
depicts the beauty surrounding him in oils.
discovered the beauty and uniqueness of Key West over twenty years ago. Her Airedale terrier, Toby, is often spotted in her paintings.
realistic work reflects years of diving, kayaking and exploring the Keys. Exotic driftwood is fashioned into frames to compliment her work.
work is a combination of realism and folk art, showing the laid back and colorful island life in which she was raised.
loves color, texture and natural stones. Her silver wear jewelry combines vintage silver plate with stones, glass and other media.
has made her home in Key West for more than 30 years. She finds her inspiration in everyday island life.
Painting in oils, Mary Jean captures the brilliantly colored skies, water and scenes of Key West, creating luminous island images.
paintings are strongly influenced by where she is. The predominant influence in the Keys is color. Painting plein air she embraces fun.
is a three dimensional and encaustic artist. The luminous quality of her work is achieved by meticulously layering pigmented beeswax.
enjoys painting landscapes and whimsical scenes. Her vibrant acrylics capture the flavor of the Florida Keys, which she calls home.
is a Key West native, a true conch. Her focus is capturing the fast disappearing flavor of old Key West and the neighboring Keys.
had never held a hammer until moving to Key West in 1980. In a dusty workshop she began creating dioramas from shutter blades.
is a nightly mini-portrait artist at Mallory Square's Sunset Celebration, expressive ink and watercolor artist, and self-published author.
creates whimsical, ceramic raku sculptures which transmit movement and fantasy, and they invite you to imagine your own story for each unique piece.
creates whimsical fabric and fiber art from her imagination. Hand dyed and commercial fabrics are embellished with beads and found objects, ready to display.
uses rich, sensual layers of lines, marks, and fields of color to create gestural, abstract images, based on the natural world.
is a figurative and multi media artist. She is well known as a facilitator/Instructor of life drawing sessions .
is an emerging artist whose works embody simplicity and color, whether creating dreamy pastels, vivid watercolors or brilliant acrylic
walks, bikes and paddles around the island of Key West creating ceramic art influenced by what she sees every day.
creates unique ceramic vessels.
paints in oil and depicts the blue skies, Caribbean teal waters, and all the fascination encompassing the Florida Keys
creates hand cut paper artworks, inspired by the natural side of the Florida keys and the coastal environment
is inspired by the tropical beauty and colors of the Florida Keys. She paints in both oil and acrylic, often painting street scenes of Key West.
is interested in both realistic and abstract art. Her work is based on years of travel, archaeology and a deep love of the ocean.
is famous for her charming paintings of iconic Key West houses and the only place you can purchase one of her whimsical works is at the Key West Art Center.
tries to capture the mood of the subtropics in her paintings of colorful conch cottages, landscapes, and playful beach scenes.
works in oils and sometimes pastels, creating representational and often impressionistic paintings, inspired by the Key West creative environment
creates copper sculptures which are made entirely by hand and feature a living finish which enhances the beauty of the copper in a unique manner
creates charming painted relief carvings on wood.
likes to capture the beauty of the natural world that surrounds us here in the Florida Keys.....the landscapes, seascapes, and the flora and fauna of our tropical paradise.
creates a sense of delight. Her natural motifs and exuberant colors are a celebration of the lush and shimmering elements of the tropics.
has spent her entire life in the Florida Keys. Growing up on these islands she taught herself to draw and paint the beauty around her.
fell in love with the light and natural beauty of the Florida Keys
creates artistic meditations on men and women
began working with oil paint sixty years ago, remaining self taught for three decades until she began to experiment with watercolors.
works in many mediums, living with a paintbrush in her hand. But, her love is watercolor batik on rice paper.
often focuses on the sky and what effects various conditions, such as clouds,have on the light and color.
works show a spontaneous joy of painting. She was attracted to the Florida Keys by the stunning color and strong light.
grew up on the island of Key West; home schooled and one of nine children she was afforded plenty of free time to paint.
is an artist and graphic designer whose work mainly depicts the marine life and nature of Florida and the Florida Keys.
is a naturalist with an interest in and enthusiasm for the planet's flora and fauna. Her work elegantly celebrates nature's magic.
loves to experiment whether that means throwing paint, getting messy or playing with layering colors. She loves happy mistakes.
feels strongly about conservation. The fish used in her Gyotaku works become, thanks to her culinary talents, delicious meals.