By Tony Ernst, General Manager


Come join Pompano Dive Center at Veteran Earth's 2d Annual "Do Your Part, Buy Some Art Charity Festival". Every artist in attendance has agreed to give 20% of their total sales, regardless of profit to the Marine Environmental Education Center at the Carpenter House

There will be silent auctions - with some amazing items. There will be a FREE raffle for anyone who makes a purchase ( don't forget to turn in the bottom of your receipt! ) and of course - great food and drink specials. Try the wings - you will be happy you did !

We will have some diverse art - most of which is related to the Ocean. From Wood Art, to hand paintings, etched glass, and milk art - we have it covered. Learn more about the Artist's here:

Artists who will be presenting:

 

Veteran Earth - your host for the event.

"Art with a Purpose" Veteran Earth is a company that prides themselves on using good ol' American sweat, tools, metal, and wood to build custom, handmade items. Our items have a conservation theme, and many of our sales include a donation to ocean conservation or Veteran organizations.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/VeteranEarth/

STORE: https://squareup.com/store/VeteranEarth

EMAIL: veteranearth@gmail.com

Point of Contact: Tony Ernst

 

OCEAN Artworks

Unique Marine life art using ceramics and glass

FB: https://www.facebook.com/OceanArtworks/

STORE: https://www.etsy.com/shop/OceanArtworksLLC?ref=hdr_shop_menu

EMAIL: oceanartworksllc@gmail.com

Point of Contact: Joanne Fraser

 

Stoked On Salt

Stoked On Salt clothing is designed with the passion for the sea to help preserve and protect our living coral reef ecosystems to help increase public awareness.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Stoked-On-Salt-447540452005645/

EMAIL: stokedonsalt@aol.com

Point of Contact: Lisa Miceli

 

Guillaume Bauch Photography

Amazing Underwater Photography, from Sharks to Coral - he does it all! Be sure to check out what he has "captured" !

FB: https://www.facebook.com/pg/GuillaumeBauchPhotography

EMAIL: guillaume.bauch@gmail.com

Point of Contact: Guillaume Bauch

 

Nurtured Naturals

Nurtured Naturals is dedicated to all-natural skin care products and household cleaning products. Every product is hand-made and does not contain chemicals

FB: https://www.facebook.com/NurturedNaturals/

STORE: http://www.nurturednaturals.com/

EMAIL: Nurturednaturals@outlook.com

Point of Contact: Melissa Lea

 

Stream2Sea

At Stream2Sea, we’re passionate about making natural products that are good for you and the planet. Stream2Sea is a brand of sustainable skin and sun care.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/stream2sea/

WEBSITE: http://stream2sea.com/

EMAIL: autumn@stream2sea.com

Point of Contact: Autumn Blum

 

Carly Mejeur Marine Life

After an abundance of maps some how made their way to the Mejeur household from several friends, she took it as a cue to explore the medium. Her first Octopus, designed to fill an empty wall in her own home, became the official catalyst for the nautical chart series.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/CarlyMejeurArt/

WEBSITE: http://www.carlymejeur.com/

EMAIL: carlymejeur@gmail.com

Point of Contact: Carly Mejeur

 

JessicaAnnArt - Waiting for Confirmation !

Jessica is a marine-life inspired artist. She creates pieces that are all influenced by her love for the ocean, her educational background in marine biology, and most importantly, her desire to recreate the beauty she sees every day in the Florida Keys.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/JessicaAnnArt-104587416361760/

STORE: http://www.jessicaannart.com/

EMAIL: jessicaann11@yahoo.com

Point of Contact: Jessica Ann

 

Whittle Creations

This page showcases the art work made from toothpicks, wood, coral pieces found at the beach, and other miscellaneous items.

FB: https://www.facebook.com/Whittle-Creations-121658278021660/

EMAIL: lm1123@nova.edu

Point of Contact: Lisa Morse

 

Pompano Dive Center:

PDC will be donating a Nitrox Course for the Raffle

 

Odyssey Charters:

Will be donating 2 packages. Both will allow 2 snorkelers and chance to snorkel, at no charge, including gear.

 

Sharks4Kids will have a booth present with information and shark related items to share with the visitors of the event.

 

Stand by for more silent auction items and vendors that are being added daily !

 

VENUE:

The event location is at Omalley's Bar and Grill in Margate, Florida. ( Central Broward County off of 441 just north of Atlantic Blvd ) - but most importantly, it has GREAT parking. Over 300 parking spaces right out front! Their food is ridiculously good - and we were told that drink specials/happy hour will be happening during the entire event!

Located at: 1388 N. State Rd. 7 Margate, Fl, 33063. (954) 979-8540

 

About the Marine Environmental Education Center at the Carpenter House. They are a 501(c)3 Non Profit who's Mission and Vision include:

Mission:

The mission of the Marine Environmental Education Center (MEEC) is to provide outstanding marine education, interactive learning, and research with a focus on endangered sea turtles.

Vision:

The vision of the MEEC, a partnership between Nova Southeastern University and Broward County, is to be a premier marine environmental education facility that engages residents and visitors by increasing conservation awareness and action in a way that ultimately results in greater protection of our marine and coastal environments.

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AuthorJeremy Jarosky