Category: Local Color

Guest Picture Gallery 1-7-15

I put it out there and you answered!! Yeah:)) I will probably have to start doing these weekly, just to keep some order in my brain but until then it’s yours for the taking… pictures I mean 🙂 In no…

Guest Flagler Beach Photos~

Here are some cool photos that some local folks took while enjoying our great town. Thanks to them for sharing and thanks to you for taking a look! Douglas Finn 1-2-15 AJ Ferris 12-18-14  Dilys Rubizzi 9-2-14 Dilys Rubizzi 11-6-14…

Local Color: The Accidental Sailor Girl

On June 3, 2010 I posted to the blog about a little car I kept seeing around town.  It turns out that I knew the owner and what I could see on the exterior reflected beautifully on the interior… of the…

Local Color: Travis Luther…art in the making.

It’s a blessing when you can find a positive outlet to help relieve the stresses of life,  it’s a gift when that outlet transforms a negative feeling into a work of art.  Meet Travis Luther, a self-taught artist who in…

Local Color: Becky Pourchot…the Author

There’s just a teeny weeny bit of pressure when you are writing about a writer.  However, my anxiety is able to take a calm exhale knowing that she is a genuinely lovely person, even if she is secretly judging me…

Local Color: Scott Spradley…Photographer Extraordinaire in the making…

In the days when Flagler Beach was actually the iconic fishing village seasoned locals reminisce about, Scott Spradley would periodically visit from the hills of North Carolina with his grandparents. Now fifty years later Scott is a beach-side resident and business…

Flagler Spotlight: Creative Works and Events

  Come visit Flagler Surf at the first Holiday Handmade Market- just in time for Christmas… Over 25 crafters offering original works including soy candles, vegan bath & beauty products, handbags, jewelry & accessories, framed photography & services, greeting cards, graphic…

Naturally Cool…If life is food- Artistic Expression is the Spice.

In the last five years I have experienced several life defining moments…one day I will share them with you. Today however was full circle as I played host to the Flagler County Chamber Leadership Class Art & Culture Day.   Two…

Spontaneous Tuesday…trip down memory lane.

Over the last several years I have strived to camouflage my lackluster writing by interviewing interesting folks I know…I started calling my little segments Flagler’s Finest and then later switched the name to Local Color.  I will probably change things…