Meet Our Mid Week Madeira Beach Market Vendors: John Shevlin of Tropical Funk

John Shevlin of Tropical Funk

John Shevlin of Tropical Funk

Have you met John Shevlin yet? His work can be seen around the globe and yes, he really can be caught painting at the Mid-Week Madeira Beach Open Air Market!

His work is simply awesome–bright, beautiful, bold and creative and just a source of sheer happiness for many of us.

Blooming Fish by John Shevlin of Tropical Funk

Blooming Fish by John Shevlin of Tropical Funk

And here’s a fast, fun fact about John:

Holland America Lines purchased 17 of his paintings for their private island resort in Half Moon Cay!

Wow!! Who knew?

John has been in the Tampa Bay area since 1979 and has lived in Gulfport since 2000. He and his amazing partner, Charles, are Townshores residents.

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