Pictured above, Lisa L. getting messy, the exterior of the studio, and posing on the outdoor walkway in the Odyssey leggings & scarf translated from the inspired painting .

Studio * Gallery * Updates * Events

Welcoming me with an abundance of natural light, my L-shaped studio provides space to create, move, and expand my heart while painting, designing, writing, or contemplating. I am so pleased and grateful to be located in the old Florida setting in historic Towles Court Artist Colony with a plethora of old oaks, palms, bamboo, bromeliads, and scattering geckos.

I also have the distinct opportunity to share in the creative process with a variety of artists and healers. Hosting expressive arts workshops, yoga classes, local musicians, essential oil classes, didgeridoo, book signings, and so on only enriches the visionary environment evolving in the studio. See the updated events list at the bottom of this page.

Morphing from studio to gallery, this space is the perfect setting to display my paintings and inspiring stories alongside their transformation to clothing. My wearable art is just that - clothing transferred from my original paintings. The simplicity, versatility, and ease of this clothing line allows me to move through my day with one outfit - from yoga mat to meetings to dinner to beach walk.

Both in the gallery and through my online shop, I offer you stylish and comfortable clothing created from my intuitive paintings. Wrap your body temple in wearable art and elevate your spirit!

Lisa L.
Lisa L. Frechette

ps…My book has recently been published -Transforming to Joy; Responding to my Son’s Struggle With Addiction - See the website for details about the Book, Book Talks & Creative Healing Workshops, and Adam’s Red clothing/accessories to support healing and recovery. https://transformingtojoy.com


Lisa’s book

NOW AVAILABLE! Transforming to Joy; Responding to My Son’s Struggle With Addiction.


Kimono update

There are countless ways to tie Lisa L’s Draped Kimonos!

Upcoming Events


Third Friday Art!

MAY 17th! THIRD FRIDAY ART WALK - 5- 8PM at Lisa L’s Gallery in Towles Court Artist Colony - 1975 Morrill Street, Sarasota, FL 34236

Stroll along the brick walkway from the Towles Court courtyard to my gallery, enjoying the sanctuary of this semi-tropical environment along with outdoor art.

Inside the gallery, experience my paintings and the clothing line translated from them. Each painting's uplifting title and inspiring story elevates your spirit. Pottery, jewelry, essential oils and copies of my new book* further enhance this creative space. Completing the artsy evening is live original music performed inside in the gallery!
* The book title: Transforming to Joy; Responding to My Son's Struggle With Addiction


Ovation Origami

May 9th & 16th; 4- 5pm at Art Ovation Hotel https://artovationhotel.com

JOIN ME! Colorful Free fun! Treat yourself to creating an origami box using textured papers from my original paintings. Step-by-step instructions will take you through the process. Get creative and add some bling to embellish your origami box. All ages are welcome to join me in this brand new spacious artsy hotel lobby.

XO Lisa L.

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Book Talk


MAY dates and locations coming soon!

The book, Transforming to Joy; Responding to My Son’s Struggle With Addiction by Lisa L. Frechette, M.A., M.Ed. has just been published. The frustration and anger at her son for repeating destructive behaviors and at herself for not being able to control or cure him began to affect Lisa's physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health. She couldn't go on the way she had been. This book is the compelling story of her conscious choice to change.

Lisa will read a selection from her book and discuss it in more detail. A key focus of the talk will be on healthy strategies to respond to challenging situations. A question and answer session will follow.

You are not alone. This gathering will provide you with support, strategies, and hope for happier moments.

RSVP Lisa at 941-313-2175 or Lisa@TransformingtoJoy.co