May/ June 2008
The Arts Issue



Surrealism in St. Petersburg By Beth Luberecki
The Salvador DalĂ­ Museum offers a glimpse into the mind of the eccentric Spanish artist.

American Originals By William Ernest Waites
Lovers of Native American art make a pilgrimage to the annual Santa Fe Indian Market.

The Magical World of Katie Gardenia By Pamela Gilbert Wortzel
The artist's whimsical doll sculptures help bring dreams and fantasies to life.

10 Guest Editorial

12 Making Waves
Celebrating Southwest Floridians

22 Coastal Commerce
The Funky Flamingo
By Libby Boren McMillan

26 Profile
The Faces Behind Stage 88
By Janina Birtolo

30 The Arts
Teaching the Next Generation of Artists
By Janina Birtolo

34 Explorer
Art Hits the Beach
By Libby Boren McMillan

38 Outdoors
The Art of the Dolphin
By Chelle Koster Walton

42 Getaways
Back Home
By Deborah Burst

64 Finds
Dare to Do-It-Yourself
By Julie Clay

66 To Your Health
Grow Your Own Herbal Tea Garden
By Ann Marie O'Phelan

70 Calendar
Where to Go & What to Do
76 Cuisine

Cape Cuisine
By Chelle Koster Walton

82 Epicurious
A Guide to Dining in SW Florida

100 The Scene

104 Island Journal/Snapshot