Artist Spotlight: Inside the wild mind of local artist Ken Stanchi

“Life is short, art is eternal. Not sure who said this,” says Ken Stanchi, but this is the theme surrounding his latest artwork. A long time resident of LaBelle, Stanchi is a multi-talented, free-spirited, and overall amazingly original artist, whose work consists of “Pencil drawings, watercolor paintings, acrylic paintings, oil paintings, and 2D and 3D […]

Student and youth art on exhibit now; Cantu is Junes artist of the month

The Barron Park House Gallery is filled with vibrant and creative art from our community’s youngest artists this month. Drawings, paintings, sculptures and other more unique pieces have been brought by local youth and will be on display for the month of May. Award winning art made by LaBelle’s students can be found all over […]

LHS’s Spring Arts Festival featured painted and crafted art

The LaBelle High School’s(LHS) Spring Arts Festival, held last Thursday, March 21, featured the brilliantly painted and delicately crafted art, in as many different mediums and subjects as there were students. The gym was filled with displays of the creative endeavors from each school, as the enthusiastic teachers looked on proudly. Judges from the Barron […]

Artist of the Month at the Barron Park House Gallery

Have you ever been so nervous of beginning something new that you stopped yourself from doing it? Shary Weckwerth, the artist of the month at the Barron Park House Gallery, was in that same boat before she started painting in the 90’s. She has since won many awards and has quite the extensive body of […]

Art helps with your state of flow this holiday season

During the holidays, it’s easy to get burnt out with all the gift-shopping, parties, and overtime. Sometimes we get so caught up in everything that is going on in life that we have a hard time zeroing in on the joys of the season. One way to remind ourselves to be present for the people […]

Christmas has come to the Gallery!

Everyone is invited to visit the Barron Park House Gallery and Gift Shop throughout November and December. The gift shop is filled with gifts for everyone on your Christmas list, including jewelry, note cards, paintings, and Christmas home décor. There is also a tree filled with ornaments donated by South Florida artists and crafters. When […]

Carlos Inocente Gonzalez honored as “Artist of the Month”

The Barron Park House Gallery and Gift Shop is pleased to recognize LaBelle’s own Carlos Inocente Gonzalez as “Artist of the Month” for September. A large collection of his works will be on display throughout the month. Many are familiar with Carlos’s work because of his association with Gallery 101 in LaBelle and his work […]