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32 - CAPE GAZETIIg, Friday, May 30 - June 5, 2003 Art fie "ilk- "gt d'" inReh b th Wear o rs s screemn ra ltlon O O CarolBYnADerWK;ffashe want- :hn;dndnth21ghati A:2hma2d laThuhh?an; chh?:tothera s! ed her own business. The former pressed against the screen. Multi- tured in the display window hang- Washington, D.C., budget analyst color designs require multiple ap- ing on a street parking meter, de- spent several years working at plications. Wear Art combines picts three policemen writing  various local retail businesses to four colors with numerous T-shirt tickets at three meters. - the cap- learn every aspect of operations, designs. In addition to T-shirts, tion simply reads, "Rehoboth One day in November, she walked the shop imprints and sells canv Beach. into Wear Art - which was for sale bags, sweatshirts and children s The greatest thrill is designing - and within a week had signed clothing. Original artwork and a her own window, said Carolann, the papers to become proprietor, line of greeting cards are also an admitted "changeaholic," who The 14-year-old Rehoboth Beach sold. is looking forward to her first / business was formally operated Wear Art is unique because of summer as a business owner. "I by Fred Lessig who relocated to the images it imprints. "These are don't have any past experience to Sweden. all original designs of Fred draw on so I'll have to anticipate Carolann, along with husband [Lessig] and they have developed the quantities needed," she said. Richard, immersed themselves in a month long crash course in the art of silk screening. Richard, who also works as a finish carpenter, divided his home workspace to accommodate the equipment needed for imprinting T-shirts. "If we didn't have the space available at home there's no way we would have been able to purchase the business," said Carolann. "Most people think we simply print the shirts in back of the shop. The col- ors alone take up an entire wall." Traditional silk screening con- sists of a wooden frame on which silk is stretched. A sheet of thin plastic is placed over the screen and a liquid plastic coating that is sensitive to ultraviolet light is ap- plied. The "cutting," which used to be done by hand with a scalpel, quite a following," said Carolann. A majority of the designs focus on local beach life. An original sketch of the gazebo at Silver Lake in Rehoboth continues as the shop's best seller. Not far be- hind is a T-shirt depicting a bicy- cle with dunes in the background. "I'm also looking forward to the winter to play around with colors and different types of shirts. It's amazing what a shirt color can do for a design. Wear Art is located at 110 Re- hoboth Ave. and is open seven days a week during the summer Andrew Keegan photo Carolann Dryer wears a popular Lewes Tshirt while stand- ing next to the store's biggest seller - a Tshirt of the gazebo at Silver Lake. months. Depending on how the next phase of the city's Streetscape project unfolds will determine if the shop remains open during the off season, said Carolann. The shop does accept custom orders during the off sea- son. Further information is available by calling 227-67071 Kathy Fort/- O# T#e Go Making I00ing$ Happen EXCEL L ENCE IN A CTION Prudential Also: Home additions, garages, porches & decks. ROUTE 24 & ANGOLA ROAD AT THE LIGHT 945"2627 BETHANY LONG NECK CONT. FROM THE $230's Avon Park GRAND OPENING! V'dla-Style Homes with Fh'st Floor Owner's Suites. Located Minutes From Beaches, Bays, Golfing and Shopping. Pool in the Community. Please visit us at our Providence townhome model.  From Rie. 1 in Bethany, tahe Rte. 26 W.., go appmx. 1.5 mi. Turn left onto West Ave. at the Taylor Bank, go approx. 1/2 mi. to community on the right. Phone." (302) 539-7800. FROM Tim $270'S Summerfield Distinctive Single-Family Homes Just Minutes from Bethany Beaches and Boardwalk. Community Includes a Pool. For more information, please call or visit our Providence Community. Direaionr From Rto. I in Bethany, tahe Rie. 26 W.., go approx. 1.5 rai. Turn left onto West Ave. at the Taylor Bank, go approx. 1/2 mi. to community on the ht. Phone: (302)537-5809. FROM "rim $190's Bayshore GRAND OPENINGI Single-Family Homes on Spacious 1/2-Acre Homesites. Pool in the Community. Close to Rehoboth Beach, Bay, Golf, and Shopping. Please call or visit us at our Estates at Chapel Green community. Di:etaj: Take Rie. I S. Right on Rte. 24 W. for 4 rai. Right on Rot, insonviUe Rd. llear lefl on Connelly Cha Put. Ri#a on Will King Way to community on right. Phone: (302) 947-277Z REtIOB( )TH FROM Uro $310 Stable Farm ONLY 1 HOMESITE REMAININGI OPEN WEEKENDS ONLYI Exquisite Single-Family Homes in Rehoboth Beach Near Golf, Shopping, the Beach and Boardwalk. DimCAnnr Take Rie. 1S. to a right on Conntty Club RK Proe, ed .5 mi. to community on right. Phone: (302) 227-1774 or 1 (800) 620-7926. LEWES OCEAN CITY, MD FRoM Tim $240'S The Estates at Chapel Green Spacious Single-Family Homes on l/2-Acre Wooded Homesites in Rehoboth/Lewes Community that Features a Pool, Tennis Courts and Clubhouse. Directiom: Take Rte. I S. Right on Rie. 24 W. for 4 mi. Right on Robinsonville Pat. Bear left on Connelly Chapel Rd. Right on Will King Way to community on right. Phone: (302) 947-277Z FROM arm $250's Henlopen Landing GRAND OPENINGI Magnificent Single-Family Homes Located in Lewes. Easy Access to Beaches, Golf, and Shopping. For more information, please call or visit our Seawood Estates Community.  Rte. IS. torte. 9 W/Rie. 404 W.. Make lst lefl onto Belltoum Rd. towards Rte. I D. Mahe next lefl onto Rte. I D. Go approx. 1/2 mi. to right on Robimom41le Rd. Coramunity is l /2 rai. on the right. Phone: (302) 644.1700. LONG NE( :K FROM THE $180's Bayshore GRAND OPENING! Luxury Townhomes With First Floor Owner's Suites. Pool in Community. Close to Rehoboth Beach, Bays, Golfing & Shopping. : Rto. 1 S. torte. 24 W.. (John Wdliams Hur:). Lefl on Rie. 23 ( lwngne& Rd. ). Community 1/ 4 mi on nght side. Phona: ( 302 ) 947-2795. FROM THE $370'S Sunset Island at 671h Street GRAND OPENINGI 3-Bedroom, Luxury Elevator Condominiums! Gated, Planned Community with Pools, Beaches, Walking Trails, Oubhouse & Morel Direaionr Take Rie. 5O E to Rie. 9O towants Ocean City. Turn lefl onto Coastal Hwy. IV. Mahe u-turn at 70th St. Take Coastal Hwy S. to 67th St., and turn right. Information Center ahead on right. Phone: (888) 343-RYAN. Brokers warmly welcomed! FgOM Trm $450'S Sunset Island at 671h Street GRAND OPENINGI Magnificent Townhomes! Up to 4-Levels With 2-Car Garage! Gated, Planned Conununity with Pools, Beaches, Walking Trails, Clubhouse & Morel Direaiom: Take Rte. 50 E to Rte. 90 towards Ocean City. Turn left onto Coastal Hwy. N. Mahe u-turn at 70th St. Take Goastal Hwy. S. to 67th St., and turn right. Information Center ahead on right. Phone: (888) 343-RYAN. Brokers warmly welcomed! Mon. 2-6, Tues.-Sun. 10-6. lces, financing and offers subjut to r, hange without not. See a sales repmentative for daaes. 'We are dgM to the later and s of U.S. iq for the achinmn of equal luing o'rtunity  the Nation. We rage and mt an al)fma adoerasing ond m#ag progrom in wladl tl,re  no bar- to &taining lmusing becatmr ef ra, a; rdi#on, sex, handicap, fmilial nat or maonat ori. "