She then married and moved to Colorado the place she spent twenty years living the gorgeous mountain life. During this time she raised two youngsters and taught preschool youngsters. In 2014, Lorna and her household relocated to Florida to be close to their family members. Lorna discovered a job educating high school artwork, together with AP Art. Lorna’s passion for artwork was again stronger than ever and this gave her the ambition to start her own enterprise. Her aim is to teach a wide range of art types and techniques to all ages and to inspire those who want to study whereas relaxing in an gratifying setting.
The garden is an assemblage of tropical botanicals that characterize flora indigenous to Matlacha Island and Florida with purple-painted bridges, wrought-iron tables and chairs beneath coconut palms with painted trunks and multitudes of midnight blue bottle timber. The gallery & gardens are the best venue for personal events or particular occasions. Located within the heart of Matlacha Island is one of Southwest Florida’s most colorful landmarks. Lovegrove Gallery and Gardens is a whimsical reflection of artist/owner Leoma Lovegrove, for whom it serves as her international headquarters, artist studio and island reward shoppe.
With its distinctive pink roof, polka dotted partitions and mix of art, pop sculpture and reward ideas, Lovegrove’s gallery units the tone for the island’s entire gallery district. And out the back door, guests discover sudden treasure within the type of a relaxing technicolor botanical garden with a view of the tranquil waters of Matlacha Pass.
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Leoma’s art is instantly recognizable for its exuberant paint strokes and palette crammed with vibrant tropical colors. While her impressionist/expressionist type and tropical motifs enchantment to people trying to take residence a bit of the Gulf Coast, her Beatles collection and different entertainment portraits have captured the eye of artwork lovers worldwide. And as you enter the island, remember to take discover of Leoma’s sixty five-foot mural at the publish office. She acquired her BA in Fine Arts at Indiana University. She spent 5 years in Massachusetts working as a retail manager.