Gallery News

Beverly Yankwitt One Person Show






During the month of February, the Gallery will feature Member Artist Beverly Yankwitt.  Bev is well-known in the area for her award-winning experimental abstract art, and she will be exhibiting an expanded display of her newer works.  A reception will be held on February 4th from 4:30-6:30 pm.

Click here for more information about Beverly's art.










The Gallery is honored that our fused glass artist, Lise Lindsay, has been chosen as an "Emerging Artist" for the Visual Art Center's Peace River National Art Festival, to be held March 18th & 19th at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda.  Visit our Gallery to see Lise's amazing variety of glass pieces, and click here to see examples of her work.









It's time to vote for your favorite Art Gallery!

You can vote online here, in Harbor Style Magazine's "Hottest on the Harbor" contest.  The deadline is March 17th.

We love our customers, and appreciate your confidence in us in the past, and we hope you will take a minute to vote for us again this year.  

Thank you!



Courtyard Sale

Spring Madness Courtyard Sale

Friday, March 10th and Saturday, March 11th, 10am to 4pm





Save the date for our annual end-of-season sale!

There will be incredible values to be had on all types of arwork, as our artists clean out their studios for the season.



Artist of the Month

CorrodedMetalAbstract artwork by Kelly Gaylord




Our featured 2-D artist in February is experimental abstract artistt Kelly Gaylord.   Kelly owned a mural painting business fin Punta Gorda for several years, and is President of the Punta Gorda Mural Society.   She now devotes her artistic pursuits to creating unique contemporary abstract art utlizing a variety of different mixed mediums.  Kelly enjoys pushing the artistic envelope by experimenting with different media, additives, textures, and reactive products to create unique artwork.

Click here to see the artist's work.








KaleidoscopeCousteauBlack"Cousteau" kaleidoscope by Bob &; Elissa Rioux


Our  featureed 3-D artists for February are Bob & Elissa Rioux, who create handcrafted atained glass and blown glass kaleidoscopes.   Inspired by the beaury of the natural surroundings of their studios in Punta Gorda, FL, and Kennebunkport, ME, Bob and Elissa incorporate unique fused dichroic glass and iridescent stained glass in their designs, resulting in unique, brilliant colors in their kaleidoscope displays.  Their kaleidoscopes have received many awards from the Brewster Society, an international organization of kaleidoscope enthusiasts, and are in collections of well-known celebrities world-wide.  Their creations are available in a variety of styles, sizes, and themes.  



Click here to see the artist's work.

Alive After 5











SueKapDemoOneArtist Demonstration at Alive After 5













 Alive After 5!

This event, featuring art, music, shopping, and food, is sponsored by the Downtown Merchants Association, and takes place on the third Thursday of every month, from 5-9 pm.  Shops and galleries are open for browsing, and local musicians will entertain you.  Enjoy the evening by taking a pleasant stroll with friends through historic downtown Punta Gorda, and then stop in at one of our many fine restaurants for a leisurely meal.  Sea Grape Gallery will be ready to welcome you with complimentary refreshments, wine tasting by Gilded Grape Winery, and artist demonstrations.  Our artists are always available to assist you, and to discuss their artwork and techniques.

Alive After 5 now features additional artist participation, food trucks. and so much more!

Next Alive After 5 Event: March 16th, 5-9 pm