Barbara Albin

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2001 Fine Art Medium:  Watercolor and Acrylic Barbara Albin has loved art since the tender age of four. By age seventeen, she had sold her first two watercolors to Northern Illinois University where she was a freshman and won a first place ribbon. Since then Barbara has been in over 300 juried and invitational shows with many awards to her credit. Her paintings are in the permanent collections of Northern ... Read More

Jim Beech

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2007 Fine Art Medium:  Watercolor and Acrylic I studied at the Philadelphia Museum College of Art, the School of Visual Arts in New York, and Sheridan College, in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. My background is primarily advertising design and commercial art, but I am now at a point where the majority of my time is spent working as an artist. I began the adventure of handling watercolors in 1957, studying ... Read More

Thelma Daida

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2006 Fine Art Medium: Water Media I was born and raised in Hawaii and I was a registered nurse specializing in Operating Room nursing for most of my adult life. Twenty-six of those years were spent in the Panama Canal Zone/Republic of Panama. Spending most of my life in tropical climates gave me an appreciation of bright, vivid colors, and the undulating movements of nature. With my career demands ... Read More

Vicki Glynn

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2014 Previous Membership: 1992-2005 Fine Art Medium: Watercolor "For most of my life, art has been my passion and my profession.  Nature has been my inspiration.  I believe that both are extremely important for my spirit and the community in which I live." Vicki Glynn has been painting the beauty of Southwest Florida since she and her husband moved to Charlotte Harbor in 1980.  They immediately became avid flats ... Read More

Keith Johnson

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2016 Fine Art Medium:  Watercolor Keith has been a working artist most of his life.  After having a successful photography business in northern Minnesota for thirty years, Keith and his wife Karen decided it was time for a change and moved to Florida.  They made a shift in emphasis from photography to painting for Keith, and to jewelry design for Karen.  While still living in Minnesota, Keith was accepted ... Read More

Susan Kapuchinski

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2005 Fine Art Medium: Oil Susan's primary focus is oil on canvas.  Much of her work is based on photos and sketches from her many travels to Europe, the Far East, and South America.  She enjoys painting colorful local Florida landscapes as well.  A composition that explores the inherent beauty in nature, either from a singular orchid bloom, or a specific setting, is her inspiration.  Often times it is ... Read More

Sue Krasny

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2005 Fine Art Medium:  Oil, Acrylic, and Mixed Media Artist Statement Susan's paintings are meant to communicate a unique sense of place through the bold use of color and light Her travels, both in the United States and abroad, provide the subject matter for most of her paintings. This allows Susan to mentally re-visit each location and express its special qualities. Techniques Susan's oil paintings are primarily done with ... Read More

Kitt Moran

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2016 Fine Art Medium:  Oil Kitt Moran is an accomplished vocalist who has performed in venues through-out the United States, and now performs locally in Southwest Florida.  She began painting in oils about ten years ago, and views visual art as a natural extention of her musical abilities.  According to Kitt, there are many apparent similarities between singing and painting, such as harmony and rhythm, and contrast and theme ... Read More

Joanne Stramara

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2014 Fine Art Medium:  Water Media Joanne's love for art was always a part of her life while growing up in Pennsylvania.  Family and business didn't give her much time to pursue her interest in it, but now in retirement years she can devote full time to creating artwork.  Joanne studied art at Kutztown University and Wyomissing Institute, and with many local and national art instructors.  Art trips to ... Read More

Anne Tuttle

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2005 Fine Art Medium:  Colored Pencil, Graphite, and Silverpoint Anne's primary interest is drawing, and in the early 90's, she became part of a small group of artists who were exploring the emerging medium of colored pencil.  She quickly came to appreciate its simplicity and versatility, and has found satisfaction in watching colored pencil grow in popularity and become an accepted medium in art shows and galleries.  Anne strives ... Read More

Beverly Yankwitt

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Sea Grape Gallery Artist Member since 2013 Fine Art Medium:  Oil and Mixed Media Bev Yankwitt moved to Charlotte County in 1985, and spent many years working in the medical field at two local hospitals.  Upon leaving the medical industry, Bev obtained a license as a Financial Advisor and joined her husband working in the financial sector.  Bev recently retired and decided it was time to pursue her true love, art. She works in oils ... Read More