Portfolio Naples December 2018 - Page 70

The Spheres of Primordial Awareness, 7.5'x9.5', acrylic on canvas, Gisela Miller Our sales area combines vibrant, contemporary works of art set against the luxury furniture inventory of Clive Daniel Home2 arranged in room- sized vignettes. is presentation takes the guesswork out of how the art- work will look in a living space. Our inventory rotates, keeping it new, fresh and exciting. ere are more than 400 paintings on display at any time offering a great selection of styles with a variety of price points. Owner Dede Sweet, has been the “Go to Girl” for art and art con- sultation since 1992. In 2017, Dede successfully created a destination where fine art meets fine furnishings offering one of the largest sources of contemporary art in southwest Florida. With a background in art and design, it is her passion to provide the utmost service to her clients during the art buying process. “Art makes a house a home. It defines you, or it should”, says Dede. “Like the artists’ signature on an original, your art selection is your signa- ture in the room in which it resides.” As Rod Stewart sang “Every Picture Tells a Story”, which is so true about original art as not only does the artist create a story but your connection to their art piece creates another. 68 PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE Dreaming of Barbados, 68x70, oil on canvas, Sharon Erbe