Island Fine Art Presents...



Art in Public Spaces
Inaugural Exhibition

featuring selected works from the
Crescent Beach Paint Out

January 30th through May 8th
St. Johns County Administration Bldg

500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine

Click Here for More Details

 

The 2008 Crescent Beach Paint Out

Thirty-two of Florida's finest Plein Air artists created over 170 incredible paintings and drawings during a wet and windy October week. All works were produced on location in and around Crescent Beach, Anastasia Island and the City of St. Augustine.

A full catalog of the work by each artist can be seen by
clicking on the images below.




BEST OF SHOW
Tom Sadler



Washington Oaks Sunset
12x16 Oil on Panel

FIRST PLACE
Sally Shisler


Shenandoah Shrimp Boat
24x36 Oil on Board

SECOND PLACE
Berto Ortega



First Light
11x14 Acrylic on Board

THIRD PLACE
Cynthia Edmonds


Rainy Day
16x12 Oil on Canvas

Other Participating Artists and Award Winners

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


Steve Andrews

Fishin
11x14 Oil on Canvas

-- AWARD OF MERIT --

Linda Blondheim

Washington Oaks Palms
20x24 Oil on Birch Panel


Gail Boardman

Blue Bliss
8x10 Oil on Canvas


Kay Botet

Barrier Island
12x9 Watercolor


Christophe Cardot

San Sebastian River
14x20 Pastel
-- AWARD OF MERIT --

Peter Carolin

Crescent Beach '08
49x66 Oil on Canvas

Jill Cerulli

Lonesome Lady
9x12 Oil on Canvas


Grayson Conroy
Marsh Sun Rays
9x12 Oil on Canvas


Jessie Cook

Morning Gold
12x16 Oil on Canvas

Charles Dickinson

Behind the Fence
18x24 Oil on Canvas
-- AWARD OF MERIT --
-- ARTISTS CHOICE AWARD --


Marge Drew

Marsh Land
12x16 Oil on Canvas


Sally Evans

Shore Drive
13.5 x 18.5 Pastel


Elisabeth Ferber

Vaill Point Drive
8x10 Oil on Canvas

 


Pam Geiger

On Avilles Street
16x20 Oil on Canvas

Elaine Hahn

Butler Beach
12x12 Oil on Linen


Brenda Hofreiter

Moultrie Creek
11x14 Oil on Archival Board


Linda Holmes

Bravo Lane
9x12 Oil on Panel
-- AWARD OF MERIT --

Frances Lynn

Crescent Palms
14x11 Oil on Canvas

Bernie Martin

Rogue Matina
12x20 Oil on Board

-- AWARD OF MERIT --

Marilyn Masters

Salt Water Cowboy's View
12x24 Oil on Board
-- AWARD OF MERIT --

Karlene McConnell

Between the Land and the Sea
16x20 Acrylic on Canvas

Karen Ann Patton

Butler Landing
11x14 Oil on Canvas

Barbara Perrotti

Tropical Sunset
11x14 Oil on Canvas


Robert Rohrich

Intracoastal from Shore Drive
11x14 Oil on Panel


Charles Schaefer

Old Lobster Trap
8x10 Oil on Canvas
-- AWARD OF MERIT --


Jackie Schindehette

San Julian Creek
12x16 Oil on Canvas Board
-- AWARD OF MERIT --


Joe Taylor
Boat Yard
18x24 Oil on Canvas



Trish Vevera

Bramble
9x12 Oil on Canvas
-- AWARD OF MERIT --



2008 Crescent Beach Paint Out
Partners and Beneficiaries

  We are pleased to partner this year with the St. Johns Cultural Council (SJCC) in bringing you the Crescent Beach Paint Out. Works from this year's event will be shown throughout November at the SJCC's Art Advocate Gallery located in downtown St. Augustine. In addition, a portion of the proceeds from this year's Paint Out will be donated to the SJCC and the United Way of St. Johns County. Click on the logos below for more information on these two fine organizations and the services they provide in our community.  


Art Advocate Gallery
76-B San Marco Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32084
904-826-4116



United Way of St. Johns County
117 Bridge Street
St. Augustine, Florida 32084
904-829-9721


St. Johns Cultural Council
76-B San Marco Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32084
904-826-411
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Event Sponsors
Thank you to the following businesses for providing prizes, discounts, and services
in support of this year's event.


Shady Oyster Fish Camp

291 Cubbedge Rd
Saint Augustine, Fl 32080
904-471-4144

Coastal Realty and Property Management
3942 A1A South
St. Augustine, FL 32080
800-587-2287


TRAQ 3D Health/Fitness

10400-06 San Jose Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32257
(904) 612-7760



Island Massage and Skin

6279 A1A South
St. Augustine, FL
904-471-5808

-- Articles About the 2008 Paint Out --

"Crescent Beach Paint Out"
Compass Section, St. Augustine Record, October 17, 2008

"Art and Nature"
Front Page, St. Augustine Record, October 24, 2008

"Plein Air Paintings At Art Advocate Gallery"
Compass Section, St. Augustine Record, October 24, 2008

"Crescent Beach Paint Out Winners"
Compass Section, St. Augustine Record, November 7, 2008

"Art's worth the drive to new county building"
Lead Editorial, St. Augustine Record, February 7, 2009

-- View Past Paint Out Exhibitions --

2007 Crescent Beach Paint Out

2006 Crescent Beach Paint Out

2005 Crescent Beach 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.)

 

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 including our annual Crescent Beach Paint Out.

6279 A1A South
St. Augustine, FL 32080

Just 1/2 mile north
of the 206 Bridge
Gallery Open Daily
11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Monday through Saturday
Phone: (904) 471-5808
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