Patricia Mull of
Mull & Associates Financial Center, LLC hosted a fun, elegant
Second Annual Upper Keys membership party and fundraiser at Villa Maria March 23rd.
Art was everywhere!
Poets Vanna McDonough and Frieda Feldman read; the Paradise
Swing Band played; painters Shirley Shuman , Millard Wells and Anne Marie Andersen collaborated in a watercolor round-robin
and Dan Lawler painted solo; and designers Marcia Kreitman and Alison
Schaeffler-Murphy showed collections of art-to-wear.
Other artists displaying work included Jeanine
Bean, David DeHaas, Susan Holler, Tom Grant, John David Hawver, Janet
Lang, Arthur Miller and Cris SandiferPam Gode, Lee Mielke, Karen
Ullian, John Kocsis, Frank Guzzo, Dick Venezia.
Vicky Fay was the well-organized overall
coordinator, and David Cohn was �head coach .�
Patrice Messina placed the winning bid on the
stunning Alan Maltz giclee, �Flats Fishing�
Hostess Patricia Mull secured Tom Grant�s magnificent painting and
found a place for it immediately in her beautiful home.
Islamorada Chamber Executvie Director Patty Speidel won the raffle
prize of Maltz' coffee table book "Key West Color."
Co-sponsors were Mariner�s Club, First State
Bank, Alan S. Maltz, Art Lover�s Gallery, Tropical Business
Services, Grant Gallery, Caf� Largo, Robert and Pamela Garant, Exit
Realty, Gilbert�s Resort, Holiday Isle, Lorelei Restaurant, Mangrove
Mikes, Marine Bank, Mariners Hospital, Old Tavernier Restaurant,
Southern Wine and Spirits, Whistle Stop Sports Bar and Grill, Publix
and Winn Dixie.
The mission of the Florida Keys Council of the
Arts is to enhance the cultural environment and economy of the Keys
through development and promotion of the Arts and cultural tourism.
The �arts� include visual, performing, literary, cultural and
historical arts and their displays.