Joe Forte’s Key West Volume I Hardbound, with 2×3 ft flag – Conch Republic – Key
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Bring the tropical islands of the Keys into your home. Each page features bold artwork that captures the vibrant lifestyle of the people who live in Key West.
With over 63 pages of ink drawings, you will have hours of enjoyment. Each piece is an original from Canadian born artist Joe Forte.
Beginning in 1986, Mr. Forte traveled to Key West each winter. While he occasionally traveled to other locations throughout Florida and the world, Key West was his true home in his heart. This book features 57 of his pieces and accompanying text.
Enjoy seeing the Key West that Joe Forte discovered. You’ll learn about the secrets and stories of the island and the constant changes that occurred over the last thirty years.
His stories and art make his name synonymous with Ernest Hemingway and Jimmy Buffet when it comes to the biggest proponents of the Key West lifestyle and culture.
Embrace your inner gypsy soul and live vicariously through Joe Forte’s adventures.
Joe Forte wasn’t only an artist; he was a poet, sage, and world traveler. This gave him the insight that allowed him to capture what is quintessential Key West.
His artwork seems ageless as he exemplified the enthusiasm of “high realism paintings”. With this level of artistry and detail, this book will look beautiful for years as a part of your home.
- Artist Joe Forte
- Ink drawings
- Detailed stories
With each purchase, you will receive a 2 by 3-foot flag of the Conch Republic. Use the grommets to hang it up in your home or from your boat and embrace the Keys lifestyle in your own home.
Include a piece of the Keys in your life with this beautifully illustrated book of one man’s adventures in America’s tropical paradise.
The Conch Republic lives on.