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Jo-Ann Sanborn adds finishing touches to her painting, just outside her studio at the Esplanade. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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Jo-Ann Sanborn adds finishing touches to her painting, just outside her studio at the Esplanade. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

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  • Jo-Ann Sanborn adds finishing touches to her painting, just outside her studio at the Esplanade. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Atop the Jolley Bridge, Phyllis Pransky paints the skyline that inspired her to relocate to Marco. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Judy Harthorn displays her painting of the Esplanade fountain. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Impressionist or abstract? Betty Newman holds her just-finished canvas. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Atop the Jolley Bridge, Phyllis Pransky paints the skyline that inspired her to relocate to Marco. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Ken and Chris Stroud look over William Ward Mosely's 'Island Woman.' Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Karen Swanker's painting is titled 'Backside of Stan's.' Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Naples artist Paul Arsenault paints the Jolley Bridge from a vantage point at the yacht club. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent
  • Gail Kahoun, with bidding paddle, and Sonia Miller check out Phyllis Pransky's Marco skyline. Wet Paint Live had artists painting all over Marco Island on Thursday, and art patrons bidding on the results in a charity auction. Lance Shearer/Eagle Correspondent

Marco Island got a paint job Thursday – and a professional paint job at that. Twenty-one talented area artists fanned out over the island, each choosing a spot to set up an easel and produce a painting, as the French would say, “en plein air,” or as we say in English, outdoors.

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