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Cape Coral Living: September/October 2017 Issue

Aug 28, 2017 03:49PM ● Published by Kevin

This month, we celebrate man's unlimited capacity for creative expression. They say that art is in the eye of the beholder, and we aim to give you "an eyeful" of it - painting, architecture, dance, music and more. Plus, we explore design trends as well as fashion. If creativity is your thing, this issue will both satisfy and inspire.

Read some of our top stories below.

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From Stephen Hayfords The Black Series the artist recreates a famous moment from the original Star Wars film released in 1977 Diorama image courtesy of Stephen Hayford

Stephen Hayford: Turning Artistic Talent Into Action Figures

Cape Coral photographer Stephen Hayford is a photojournalist who decided in 2008 to hang up his press pass and instead spend life playing with toys. Read More » 

 

Florida Rep is perfect for discovering the art of performance The company is at the Historic Arcade Theatre in Fort Myers where productions such as A Christmas Story below are staged This show featured Brendan Powers left Michael Scott Henry Crater and Rachel Burttram Photo by Bryelle Dafeldecker

Cue Learning: the Importance of Teaching Kids to Appreciate Performance Art

Taking your child to live theater is a joyful experience that will grow their appreciation for the art while teaching them valuable life lessons. Read More » 

 

The luxury home ma rket has heated up in the Ca pe The key to surviving is finding a quality builder with a list of happy clients knocking on their doors to ask questions whether the bu ilder kept within deadlines and budgets Photo courtesy of Sinclair Custom Homes

Sinclair Custom Homes: Floor Plans That Floor Buyers, Made in the Cape Cabinetry

Matthew Sinclair, president of Cape Coral Construction Industry Association, adds a wood-milling device for crown molds, trim and other custom work, especially as buyer demand for rises. Read More » 

 

Photo by Alison Roberts-Tse

Dim Sum 101: Learning the Intricacies of This Chinese Specialty

Dim sum is a taste bud’s delight, a cornucopia of delicious small plates for everyone to share. Read More » 

 

Bomber jackets have been big the last few seasons and fall 2017 is no exception Take this must-have item to the next level with a vintage leather version thats bound to impress even the most cynical stylists Photo courtesy of Little Skull Photography

Fashionable Fellas: Plenty of Ways to Look and Feel Your Best!

We may not be New York, may not be Milan, but there are still plenty of ways to look your best and—most importantly—feel your best when it comes to your wardrobe. Read More » 

 

Art Gallery Bob Rauschenberg Gallery at FSW State College

Florida’s Creative Class: Their Work Helps Drive the Economy, Thousands of Jobs at Stake

In Lee County alone, the creative class produces $140 million in annual activity—supporting thousands of jobs and generating some $18.8 million in government revenues. Read More » 

 

In Print 2017
  • During the holiday season, from Thanksgiving weekend throughout the month of December, Captiva Is...


  • Shop With a Cop

    12/21/2017
    09:00AM

    A tradition in the Cape Coral Police Department is a program dubbed "Shop With A Cop." Shop W...


  • Open Painting at The Paint Escape

    12/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Ceramic painting for children and adults, create a decorative item. Friday night offers ladie...


  • After-school Crew, Kindergarten-Grade 2

    12/21/2017
    03:00PM — 04:00PM

    avorite books, new books, never-knew-existed books plus puzzles, games, crafts and more! Geared s...


  • Sundown Stroll

    12/21/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    Every third Thursday of the month, from 4 p.m. to sunset, you can support a local charity by taki...


  • Edison & Ford Holiday Nights

    12/21/2017
    05:30PM

    The winter homes, gardens, and historic buildings of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford are decorated w...


  • Complete original art while enjoying friends, music and favorite beverages. Materials provided, o...


  • Holiday Boat-A-Long

    12/16/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    This night features the annual Holiday Boat-A-Long followed by a FREE movie in the park. The fun ...


  • Surfside Sunset Market

    12/19/2017
    01:00PM — 06:00PM

    The Surfside Sunset Market is located at The Shops at Surfside. From November through April, the ...


  • Shop With a Cop

    12/21/2017
    09:00AM

    A tradition in the Cape Coral Police Department is a program dubbed "Shop With A Cop." Shop W...


  • Sundown Stroll

    12/21/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    Every third Thursday of the month, from 4 p.m. to sunset, you can support a local charity by taki...


  • Burger, Beer, & Fries $10

    12/27/2017
    10:00AM

    Choose any Scotty's Bierwerks craft beer, a hand crafted burger, & fries from Curries Smokin' Hot...


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