on exhibit in library art gallery

January 4 through February 27, 2024

The Friends of the Cape Coral Library art gallery committee is excited to welcome back the Weavers of Char-Lee, whose creations have been so popular with library visitors over the years. This time a collection of recent work features weavings, spinning, collage, some lovely shawls, and other fiber art created by Char-Lee guild members. Their artwork is displayed on the walls as well as in the three cases. (Be sure to visit the Cape Coral Library at 921 SW 39th Terrace to view 70 beautiful hand-made pieces in person.) Images of artwork on display in the gallery
Images of artwork on display in the gallery
Images of artwork on display in the gallery
Images of artwork on display in the gallery

November 2 through December 27, 2023
Fused Glass and Jewelry by Judy Van Inwegen plus Acrylic Paintings and Origami by Elaine Weissborn are on display. Artwork in this exhibit is available for purchase by contacting each artist directly.
(Be sure to visit the Cape Coral Library at 921 SW 39th Terrace to view the beautiful art in person.)
About Elaine Weissborn
About Judy Inwegen
Images of artwork on display in the gallery
Images of artwork on display in the gallery

September 2 through October 30, 2023
Displayed on the walls and in the cases are over 100 pieces of beautiful artwork by members of the Dedicated Artists of Southwest Florida (DASF)
About the Artists

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July 6 through August 30, 2023
On the walls: Paintings by award-winning artist Beth Blewett. 
In the cases:  Gourd Art created by Barbara Gomes and Veda Krust."
About the Artists


May 9 through June 29, 2023

ANNUAL YOUNG ARTISTS EXHIBIT

On the hallway walls and in the cases: Exhibit of projects by Art and Science students at St. Andrew Catholic School in Cape Coral. These photos are examples of some of the youngsters' creations on display.


Winning artwork from the 17th Annual “Coloring the Earth" Children’s Environmental Art Contest.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Cape Coral Library and the Cape Coral-Lee County Public Library.
The theme this year was Let’s Save the Florida Scrub-Jay. The list of winners and their artwork:

 

Category 5-6 years old

1st place- Dominic J. (6) St. Francis Xavier School
2nd place- Katie Q. (5) Foundations Early Learning Center
3rd place- Lydia H. (6) St. Francis Xavier School  
Honorable Mention- Aviana S. (6) Homeschool
Honorable Mention- Anelyse D. (5) Hector A. Cafferata Jr. Elementary School

Category 7-8 years old

1st place- Hayleigh Q. (7) Cape Elementary
2nd place- Charlize M. (8) Oasis Elementary South
3rd place- Noah F. (8) St. Francis Xavier School
Honorable Mention- Arya H. (8) Edison Park CAEA
Honorable Mention- Brynlee T. (8)  Bayshore Elementary

Category 9-10 years old

1st place- Bryson H. (10) River Hall Elementary
2nd place- Jax D. (10) Heights Elementary
3rd place- Yarethzi Z.M.  (9) Bayshore Elementary
Honorable Mention- Brigitte J. (10) Bayshore Elementary
Honorable Mention- Bella H. (9) Heights Elementary

Category 11-12 years old

1st place- Scarlett O. (12) North Fort Myers Academy of the Arts
2nd place- Skylar S. (12) North Fort Myers Academy of the Arts
3rd place- Gabriel X. (11) Heights Elementary School
Honorable Mention- Anna S. (11) Six Mile Charter Academy
Honorable Mention- Haley V. (11) Heights Elementary School   


Showing March 2 through April 29, 2023 Art by Oasis Schools K-12 Students

On the walls and in the cases: An exhibit of artwork created by students who attend Cape Coral Oasis K-12 Schools.
These photos are examples of the many unique and beautiful student creations currently on display in the library.
Exhibitions are sponsored by Friends of the Cape Coral Library. Chairperson Monica Rahman, Email gallery@capefriends.org.


showing Feb. 2 through Feb. 27, 2023

On the Walls: /strong>Cartoons by Doug MacGregor- "Enjoying the Humorous Side of SW Florida."
In the Cases: Beautiful fused glass creations by June F. Bennett and by Judy Van Inwegen.
Ongoing exhibitions are sponsored by Friends of the Cape Coral Library.
For more information about the library gallery, contact Art Gallery Chairperson Monica Rahman by email to gallery@capefriends.org.

 


January 2023

On the Walls: Showing now through Jan. 30, 2023, artwork by participants in Arts in Healthcare program for Lee Health- "Celebrating Local Artists with DisABILITIES."
In the Cases:
Showing now through Feb. 27, 2023 are fused glass creations by June F. Bennett and by Judy Van Inwegen.
Ongoing exhibitions are sponsored by Friends of the Cape Coral Library. For more information about the library gallery, contact Art Gallery Chairperson Monica Rahman by email to gallery@capefriends.org.

 


 


For more information about the Cape Coral Library Gallery, contact Art Gallery Chairperson by email to gallery@capefriends.org.



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