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Up coming workshops

Pastel Workshop,  Secrets Revealed 
Welcome to the Pastel Workshop with Linda Richichi, PSA where colors come alive and creativity knows no bounds!
Bring your own reference material to work from.

Class Fee: $175
Saturday June 15th, 2024 
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bring lunch & drinks

Call to reserve your spot.

Space is limited.

Intro to Oils with Marie Garafano  

Step into the world of oil painting with experienced artist Marie Garafano.
Go over the basics of the Masters and learn the art of mixing colors, creating compositions, and More!
You have the option of bringing in reference to work from, or using the class still life.
Saturday June 8th, 2024
Class Fee: $65
11:00 am -1:30 pm
Bring snacks & drinks
Call to 941-366-2301 reserve your spot
Space is limited
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Weekly Class Schedule

Art Class: Instructor Diana Fava
8 student maximum
Call ahead to reserve your seat.
Drop-ins welcome
$30.00 each two-hour class
Summer Schedule
Friday:    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Work at your own pace on your own project while Diana offers you personal assistance and critique as needed!
Mediums include: Pen & Ink, Watercolor, Acrylics, Pastels, Scratch Board, Graphite Pencils.(Drawing)

Classes are held in the upstairs classroom just past the easels.

Clouds & Waves Watercolor Workshop 
with Dave Graybill
Saturday March 30, 2024
10:30 am to 3:00 pm
30 minute lunch. Bring food & drinks.

Learn to paint beautiful, expressive clouds. You'll learn all the techniques required to create beautiful cumulus clouds,  storm clouds, as well as creating an abstract sky. A wet on wet technique that is certain to bring out your creativity and imagination.  In addition you will learn construction and anatomy of the most popular boats.  You will be given a worksheet to take home with you.
This workshop is for students of all levels that are interested in taking their work to the next level. Come join us for a wonderful opportunity to learn from a great teacher and professional artist. Dave will demonstrate his technique and help you as you paint your very own masterpiece.
Call 941-366 -2301 to reserve your space

Class Instructor: Francesca Simon

Learn Calligraphy!

Calligraphy Valentine's Theme Class with Francesca Simon
A handmade card or note revives memories and fills the heart with happiness.
If you are ready to incorporate calligraphy into your creations, this class is for you! We'll be creating a Valentine's Day card with Italic calligraphy using simple tools- ballpoint pens, markers and fountain pens. And bring your inspiration!
All levels welcome
$49 per class
Tuesday, February 6th from 10 am - 12  pm
Saturday, February 10th from 1 pm - 3 pm

Call 941-366-2301 to reserve your space

Cartoon Class: Instructor Michael White

Learn from someone who has taught art for all ages at the Ringling College of Art, as well as created art for Children's books, Album & CD covers, and comic art for Marvel, DC and Tops Comics. Though cartoons and comics are often the end result, exercises and assignments include how to draw animals, plants, vehicles, buildings, and landscapes.  Contact Michael at 941.350.4172 or 

 🎨 Call 941-366 -2301 with questions.


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2023 Fall Show   Drop off date:  Monday, October 9 from 11 am to 4 pm Show opening: Friday, October 13 from 6 pm to 8 pm This show is opened to all artists. Submissions can be paintings, photography, drawing, mixed media, digital and sculpture. Art will be grouped in advanced for artists who have placed  in any shows or Beginner, for all other artist. Prizes are 1st, 2nd, 3rd and honorable mentions. Entry Fee: $20 per piece  18 & under is FREE For any sale, a 20% donation is paid to  Lauren's One wish Foundation Call 941-366-2301 with any questions Pick up date: Monday, November 20 from 11 am to 4 pm                                                         

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