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Where To Buy Art On & Around St. George Island

Sherbet-colored sunrises followed by fleeting sunsets. Serene marsh views and endless beach vistas. Charming local wildlife and unforgettable native flora. What’s not to love about island life?

 

It’s easy to take the beach surroundings for granted while you’re on the island, but what if you could take a little piece of St. George Island with you when you leave? While we can’t send you home with your own beach sunset, we can point you in the right direction to secure your very own piece of St. George Island art.

 

Whether you’re seeking a handmade jewelry set to wear throughout the year or a one-of-a-kind painting to commemorate the unforgettable beach views, take a look at our roundup of the top five local galleries to buy art near St. George Island.

Apalachicola Center for History, Culture & Art

86 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320 | (850) 653-1458

Hours: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Saturday

 

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A true hub for Florida Gulf Coast culture, the Apalachicola Center for History, Culture & Art celebrates the ‘Forgotten Coast’ by providing a wide variety of programs and exhibits throughout the year. The spacious gallery features several engaging exhibits and events throughout the year, and much of the artwork presented is available for purchase. The Center for History, Culture & Art is a ‘must’ for culture enthusiasts whether or not you’re looking to expand your collection.

Chip Sanders Gallery

139 E. Gorrie Dr. St George Island, Florida 32328 | (850) 323-0151

Hours: Seasonal; please call for details

 

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A St. George Island local, Chip Sanders specializes in Gulf Coast photography. His attention to detail and eye for unique angles is unrivaled. If breathtaking beach shots are on your wish list, you can’t beat Chip’s amazing close-ups of waves and wildlife. The gallery hours vary seasonally, so call in advance to make sure you’ll be able to squeeze in a showing.

On the Waterfront Gallery

117 Market St, Apalachicola, FL 32320 | (850) 653-9699

Hours: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Thursday – Saturday

 

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Art buyers seeking variety will feel right at home at On the Water Gallery. This charming venue in downtown Apalachicola features over 250 works from over 40 regional artists. Visitors can expect to find art in various mediums, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, wood, metal, and more. The gallery also features locally sourced jewelry, sculptures, and home decor items.

The Gallery at High Cotton

230 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320 | (850) 316-0360

Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Wednesday – Saturday

 

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The Gallery at High Cotton serves as the gallery and art studio for local Florida artists Beth Appleton and Jenny Odom. Beth is well-known nationally for her intricate paper collages while Jenny is known for her use of bright, bold colors to recreate whimsical landscapes. You can view and purchase your very own piece at their intimate local gallery.

Frost Pottery Garden

101 US-98, Eastpoint, FL 32328 | (850) 541-2839

Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Daily

 

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Part sculpture garden, part gift shop, part outdoor attraction, Frost Pottery Garden is a must-see for outdoor enthusiasts! This hidden Gulf Coast gem is a true outdoor oasis bursting with color and flare. Here, you’ll find an impressive collection of handmade jewelry, t-shirts, candles, home decor, local art, and much more. Frost Pottery is the perfect spot to find a unique and memorable piece of art and even a few special souvenirs.

 

We promise you won’t soon forget your trip to Florida’s ‘Forgotten Coast’. Cherish the memories you’ve made for years to come with a one-of-a-kind piece of art from a local Florida Gulf Coast artist.

 

Be sure to check out our official St. George Island blog for more great island vacation inspiration!