Experience the luminous glow of Cape Ann light painted by MelodyTheArtist
No visit to Gloucester is complete without visiting the delightful artist studio and gallery at 3 Centennial Ave. Step through the doors of Melody Phaneuf’s workshop and enter a realm of enchantment. Her charming carriage-house art studio is filled with beautiful paintings, still-life props-in-waiting, and all the effects of a working artist.
Meet the Artist
Melody delights in welcoming visitors and sharing the stories behind her paintings and the inspiration she draws from living in by the sea in Gloucester. Her colorful coastal landscape paintings are imbued with the light and soul of Cape Ann. Many of her thought-provoking still life paintings are inspired by allegory, legends, and mythology. Other paintings celebrate seasonal themes or maritime and cultural traditions.
Paintings • Art Gifts
The selection of original oil paintings range in price and size; there is something to fit every budget. Art gifts include fine art prints, tumbled marble coaster sets, and handmade notecards. Have you discovered a treasured place on Cape Ann? Commission a painting to bring home a perfect souvenir of your visit to Gloucester, or mark a special birthday, celebrate a new home or anniversary.
Easy to Find
The studio is located at 3 Centennial Ave, nestled midway between midway between Gloucester’s iconic Fisherman’s Statue and Stage Fort Park.
Hours: Weekends from 12:00 pm until 6:00 pm, Memorial Day through Christmas, and year-round by appointment. Call or text (617) 236-4322 to schedule a visit.
To view paintings online and for detailed directions from points north and south, visit MelodyTheArtist.com. Melody can be reached at 6(617) 236-4322 (voice or text) or melody(at)MelodyTheArtist.com