Author Archives: Carrie Bennett

About Carrie Bennett

Carrie Bennett is an artist and art teacher to grades k-8 from Lighthouse Point, Florida. Her passion is creating & teaching art from a place of inspiration and vision to impact her region with the beauty and power of art.

Nautical Flea Market 2024 Chalk Art

Lighthouse Point/Pompano Beach annual Nautical Flea Market event 2024

“Big Diamond” 8 x 8 ft chalk on concrete

October 25th, 2023: Sun Sentinel Cover Feature for Broward State of the Arts Address

I created a chalk piece for the annual State of the Arts Address October 25th at the Broward Performing Arts Center last month. The temporary piece of public art made the cover of the Sun Sentinel the following day helping promote the value of the event and future of Broward arts!

Hillsboro Lighthouse Preservation Society Gala

I created art on a historic original ceiling tile from the 1906 lighthouse to be auctioned live at this year’s annual gala under the stars. (acrylic, spray paint, gold leaf & resin)

Las Olas Art + Stroll Mural

I created this pavement art piece for Business for Arts of Broward at 201 East Las Olas Blvd this past Thursday, May 19th. The 4th annual Art + Stroll event took place downtown Fort Lauderdale at the 201, 301 and 401 blocks with live chalk art and indoor exhibits. www.bfabroward.org

The annual Lighthouse Point Keeper Day awards were given to two generous and accomplished residents of the city this year. I partnered with the city to create the artwork for this year’s recipients.

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Las Olas Chalk Mural

This chalk piece was create for the “Art + Stroll” event to benefit Business for the Arts of Broward this past November downtown Fort Lauderdale.

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