July 26, 2012
t-shirt designed by Ikki Matsumoto
-- Need a cure for the summertime blues? Check out new items in the gift shop at BIG ARTS Center, as well as artwork created by our summer camp instructors. Colorful BIG ARTS umbrellas, hand-painted by local artists, are available in both compact and large size. You’ll see why BIG ARTS is rated number one on Trip Advisor’s “Traveler Recommended Shopping on Sanibel” http://www.tripadvisor.com/
Beaded handbags made by Marta Sicijan, jewelry by Tania Begg and BabS Snyderman, and other items made by local artists are just a few of the treasures you’ll discover. Phil Krym makes bowls and vessels out of wood from Florida trees, including grapefruit, Florida mahogany, and blue mahoe.
BIG ARTS Founders Gallery has artwork made by summer camp instructors Lisa Gould, Jane Hudson, and James Milne.
BIG ARTS is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. during summer months. There is a 10% discount to BIG ARTS members for items in the gift shop. Items are available at the main BIG ARTS location at 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel.
For further information about exhibits, upcoming events at BIG ARTS, or to become a member, call the main BIG ARTS center at (239) 395-0900, e-mail info@BIGARTS.org or log on to http://www.BIGARTS.org