Longtime St. Johnian Lisa Etre has been painting for decades. As a co-founder of the Pink Papaya gift shop in Cruz Bay, her bright, island-inspired paintings, prints, place mats and coasters went to the states in many a suitcase.
Now, she’s moved on from supplying the shop, but she continues to create new works - which you can see on her web site (http://www.lisaetre.com). In an interview with the with the St. John Source, she described how she’s also moving into new media, including handmade books, jewelry and masks.
(Read the Source story here.)