Island Fine Art Presents...


The 2007 Crescent Beach Paint Out

  Thirty-three of Florida's finest Plein Air artists created over 160 incredible paintings and drawings during five hot humid days in August. All works were produced on location in and around Crescent Beach, Anastasia Island and the City of St. Augustine. A full catalogue of the work by each artist from this year's Paint Out can be seen by clicking on the images below.  


Carpenter House
12x16 Oil on Canvas



BEST OF SHOW: Charles Dickinson

  • Very curious interior
  • Details interest the eye
  • Leads you to explore this old St. Augustine landmark
  • Almost a "Potato Eaters" interior

The Schooner Freedom
12x16 Oil on Canvas



FIRST PLACE: Larry Moore

  • Delightful subject matter
  • Honors old Florida heritage
  • Greyed color palette very inviting

Top of the World
22x26 Acrylic on Canvas



SECOND PLACE: Berto Ortega

  • Suprising design leads eye all around canvas
  • Surface seems to be burnished
  • Almost a "Color Field" painter

Summer Between 2nd and 3rd
16x20 Oil on Canvas


THIRD PLACE : Sally Shisler

  • Happy image
  • Amazing painting technique
  • A painting everyone would like to own

Other Participating Artists

Click on any image below to see more information about each artist and
the works he/she created during the event.


Steve Andrews

Two Paths
11x14 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT

Kay Botet

Marsh Spirit
12x16 Watercolor


Christophe Cardot

Lighthouse Pier St. Augustine
10x14 Oil Pastels
AWARD OF MERIT


Peter Carolin

Purple Heaven at Crescent Beach
47x79 Oil on Canvas



Jill Cerulli

Anastasia State Park #1
5x7 Oil on Canvas


Grayson Conroy

Mantanza Inlet Sunrise
6x8 Oil on Canvas

Jessie Cook

Parking
9x12 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT


Toni DeWitt

Tidal References #4
10x13 Mixed Media Pastel
AWARD OF MERIT


Marge Drew

Gated Mystery
11x14 Oil on Canvas

Cynthia Edmonds

Shore Drive Live Oaks
16x20 Oil on Canvas


Sally Evans

Intracoastal Sunrise
13x8 Pastel on Paper


Elisabeth Ferber

Bouganvilla
9x12 Oil on Linen


Steven Geer

Fading Light
8x12 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT

 


Pamela Geiger

St. Augustine Lighthouse-Sunset
24x30 Oil on Canvas

Brenda Hofreiter

Washington Oaks Path
9x12 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT


Linda Holmes

Sail Boat at Salt Run
12x9 Oil on Canvas


Martha Lent

Pomegranate
8x8 Oil on Panel

Frances Lynn

Yellow Door
11x14 Oil on Canvas

Rico Maschino

Going Home
16x20 Acrylic on Canvas

Marilyn Masters

Marsh Morning
18x24 Oil on Canvas

Karlene McConnell

Saltwater Cowboys #2
8x16 Acrylic on Canvas

Karen Ann Patton

Butler Landing #3
16x20 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT

Valarie Pothier-Forrester

Disappearing View
9x12 Oil on Canvas


Robert Rohrich

Government House
9x12 Oil on Canvas


Tom Sadler

Midnight
16x12 Oil on Panel
AWARD OF MERIT


Charles Schaefer

Early Morning Anastasia Light
12x16 Oil on Canvas


Joe Taylor

Lighthouse Park
12x16 Oil on Canvas
AWARD OF MERIT


Carol Thornton

Dune at Mary Street
7x8 Watercolor
AWARD OF MERIT

 


Artists at
Work and Play!


Trish Vevera

Picnic
8x10 Oil on Canvas
-- Photography by Tamara Johnson --

Event Sponsors
Thank you to the following businesses for providing prizes, discounts, and services
in support of this year's event.


  Island Fine Art is located in Crescent Beach, Florida just south of St. Augustine. The gallery specializes in art that captures the beauty of our state and more specifically the natural wonders of our surrounding coastal area. The gallery is just one part of the Island Experience. Our facility also offers clients personal fitness and spa services to sooth the body as well as the soul. We continue to serve the Crescent Beach community by sponsoring a variety of art and fitness related events at our facility. The Island Fine Art Crescent Beach Paint Out is one such event.  

 

-- Articles and Videos About the 2007 Paint Out --

Television Interview with Tom Sadler, Paint Out Artist
The Morning Show, August 18,2007, WJXT-Channel 4, Jacksonville
(This 4 minute video is 10 MB. Please allow time for download to complete.)

"Crescent Beach Paint Out"
Front Page, St. Augustine Record, August 15, 2007

"Plein Air Painting and Animal Art"
Compass Section, St. Augustine Record, August 10, 2007

-- View Past Paint Out Exhibitions --

2006 Crescent Beach Paint Out

2005 Crescent Beach Paint Out

 

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