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

Nancy VanTassell

VanTassell wire woven necklace with insert, Sea Grape Galleru
Our 3D Artist of the Month for September is Silver Jewelry Artist Nancy VanTassell.  Nancy specializes in wire weaving, and creates pieces with antique finishes as well as traditional silver luster.  Her pendants, rings, bracelets, and earrings often incorporate natural stones, Swarovski crystals, artisan glass, and precious metals.  Nancy's creativity and imagination are evident in her distinctive jewelry pieces, which are very popular with our customers.  In addition to designing and creating jewelry, Nancy also ... Read More

Thelma Daida

Daida Ginko Sea Grape Gallery
​Our 2D Artist of the Month for September is Watermedia Artist Thelma Daida.   Thelma has lived in tropical locales, including Hawaii and the Republic of Panama, most of her life, which gave her an appreciation of bright, vivid color and the undulating forms of nature.  These two elements are now evident in her work, which has progressed from semi-representational botanicals to abstract realism and non-objective abstracts.  Thelma enjoys experimenting with watercolors, acrylics, and inks 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