About




Welcome to the Serene Abundance Studio (SASS) Website! 

Serene Abundance Studio Space, AKA The Studio, AKA SASS, is a working artists' studio space, small group or workshop space, mini-gallery, special event location, and the mental health and art therapy private practice office of Serena Appel, MA. 


Please navigate through the tabs above to see what types of services are offered, peruse the current events calendar and listings, view announcements and news on the blog, and more. 


The Studio has been in operation since June of 2018, and is located in mid-town Florence, Oregon on the Central Coast. Since that time, it has played host to a fresh new gallery exhibit each quarter, featuring local Coastal and regional Oregon artists; art parties and art openings, a Business After-Hours night, weekly Open Studio times, several art materials swaps, a stop on the Passport to Art and 2nd Saturday Gallery Tour, and more.


The Studio is located in the Florence Business Center, once known to locals as "the old hospital building". Its peaceful and welcoming campus is now home to a variety of small businesses and personal services, including massage therapy, nail and hair salons, computer and web services, counseling, other creative studios, and an estate and antique sales office.




The Center is located just West of the Elks Lodge and HWY 101 in mid-town Florence. There is regular and disabled parking spaces in front, as well as free on-street parking in the neighborhood. There is a wheelchair ramp and accessible doorways in and out of the building, as well as a separate accessible bathroom. Free coffee, water and tea service for guests.