25th Anniversary Gift Basket
The winning entry will be drawn on April 23rd. Tickets are $2 each, or 3 for $5.
Reception times: 5-8 pm. We invite you to meet our award-winning artists, and enjoy appetizers, wine, and sweet treats.
Peter Zell at Captiva Island Yacht Club
Peter Zell is one of two February Artists of the Month at the Captiva Island Yacht Club, 15903 Captiva Drive, Captiva, FL, with a Meet & Greet Reception on February 1st at 6 pm. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres will be served as you chat with the artists.
Peter is an oil painter who has lived on Sanibel Island for the past 13 years with his wife Carol. Before that he practiced law in California for 32 years, and occasionally took art classes at a local community college. Since retiring from his law practice and moving to Florida, Peter has won local awards from arts organizations, including 2nd place at the Winner’s Circle Exhibition in 2007. He was nominated for best new artist in the Angel of the Arts competition in Fort Myers in 2008 and featured as an emerging artist by Glamour Magazine in Fort Myers. In December 2018, Peter was one of four Southwest Florida artists profiled in Gulf Shores magazine. Peter’s paintings have been accepted by the Butler Institute of American Art for its summer exhibitions in Youngstown, Ohio (2013 and 2015). He has participated in a number of solo and group shows on Sanibel, Captiva and Fort Myers and currently shows his paintings at Hirdie Girdie Art Gallery on Sanibel, 2 Islands Gallery on Captiva, Big Arts on Sanibel and the Sanibel Public Library. His work is also exhibited year-round at Alpine Fine Furnishings in Lake Tahoe, California. He is an active member of Florida Artists Group and a past-president of the Sanibel-Captiva Art League.
"Morning Skyline" by Keith Johnson
Keith's painting, ""Morning Skyline" was accepted into the Florida Watercolor Society's 2019 Online Exhibit.
"Warm Morning Light" by Keith Johnson
In addition, Keith won Third Place in Charlotte County's Visual Arts Center's Plein Air Exhibit, January, 2019, with his watercolor "Warm Morning Light."
"Florida Farm" by Peter Zell
Peter won Second Place with "Florida Farm" in the Sanibel-Captiva Art League's 43rd Annual Juried All Members Show at BIG Arts, January, 2019.