Harry Chapin Food Bank Donation

Chapin check ceremony, June 11, 2021 Sea Grape Gallery
    As part of the Gallery's commitment to the community, members were pleased to present a check in the amount of $1,000.00 to the Harry Chapin Food Bank on June 11, 2021.  The donation was raised by the sale of designated artwork provided by the Gallery's artists.  Many thanks to our loyal customers who purchased the artwork and contributed to this endeavor ... Read More

Sam Harris

Sam Harris, Kitchen Cleaver, Sea Grape Gallery
Our 3D Artist of the Month for May and June is Handcrafted Knife Artist Sam Harris.  Sam had an interest in knives and edged tools since childhood, and during his years as a pilot flying into areas such as southeast Asia and Europe, he had the opportunity to see many different edged weapons and tools and the materials used in their construction.  Since retirement, he has turned his hobby into an art form, with his ... Read More

Vicki Glynn

Glynn Soaring Home, Sea Grape Gallery
​Our 2D Artist of the Month for May and June is Watercolorist Vicki Glynn.  Vicki is well-known in the area for her beautiful nature inspired watercolors of birds, fish, mangroves, water, and the skies, sunsets and sunrises of southwest Florida. Vicki is passionate about protecting the environment, and her hope is that her artwork will inspire viewers to feel as protective about it as she does.  Her "soft realism" paintings are in collections across the ... Read More

Scholarship Winner

Anabel Dent, 2021 Scholarship Winner, Sea Grape Gallery
    We are pleased to announce that we have awarded our 2021 scholarship to Anabel Dent, a recent graduate of Lemon Bay High School.  Anabel has been drawing and painting since early childhood and creates both 2D artwork and 3D sculpture pieces.  Anabel states, "I focus a majority of my work on the journey of outer-body experiences, representing the external and internal feelings of these experiences."  Anabel is also interested in exploring ways to ... Read More

Third Thursday Wine Walk

Third Thursday Wine Walk, Sea Grape Gallery
Wine tasting in our courtyard, hosted by Gilded Grape Winery, is very popular on Third Thursday.   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 5-8 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, browse shops and ... Read More