Adult & Teen Art Classes

March 2019

Adult, Youth

One on One Piano, Drum or Guitar Lessons (Ages 7+)

March 18 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays
March 4 - March 28
Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Monthly, 30 Minute Sessions Between 4-8PM 30 minute, one on one private guitar, piano or drum lessons meeting on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays between 4-8PM. Daryl Best has multiple degrees from the Berklee School of Music as well as a degree in Instructional Design and Technologies from Western Illinois University where he studied the development and ...

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Adult

Classical Painting AM (Ages 16+)

March 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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6 Tuesdays
February 19 - March 26
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Classical Painting PM (Ages 16+)

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
February 19 - March 26
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Mixed Media and Techniques in Modern Art (Ages 16+)

March 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
March 12 - April 16
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $130
Non-Members: $165

Artist and instructor Leo Johnson will guide students to investigate and use all forms of painting and drawing media and then to move on to found objects, collage, and assemblages. This class will be about exploration. Students will learn to explore with collage, watercolor, oil pastels, acrylics, and found objects in ways that will push ...

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Painting Studio (Ages 16+)

March 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
February 19 - March 26
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Adult

Instructed Life Drawing – Gestural and Structural Approach to the Figure (Ages 18+)

March 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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4 Wednesdays
March 6 - March 27
4 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

Francesco will start each class with a drawing demonstration (9:30 to 10:00), the student will then apply the notions learned in drawing a live model for 2 hours (10:00 to 12:00). One-on-one assistance and feedback will be provided upon request from the student. The class is designed for beginner to advanced students. You will see ...

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Four Week Photography & DSLR Operation (Ages 16+)

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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4 Wednesdays
March 6 - March 27
4 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $155
Non-Members: $194

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This four-week class begins with introducing you to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will have ...

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain (Ages 16+)

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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6 Wednesdays
February 20 - March 27
6 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

This class, for beginners and experienced artists alike, is based on the book Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain by Betty Edwards. Instructor, Terry Lynn, will show and teach techniques that make it possible for ANYONE to draw. Class instruction will begin with the basics of line, move on to perspective, and finally ...

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Tribal Belly Dance (ages 16+)

March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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5 Wednesdays
March 20 - April 17
5 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $52
Non-Members: $65

Tribal Bellydance is an exciting community oriented style—a fusion of urban, folk, and ritual dances—a contemporary blend of the folkloric, nomadic, and classical dances of the Middle East, Spain, India, Egypt. It is aesthetically pleasing, spiritually grounding, physically rewarding—a shared celebration of women. This series will focus on some of the basic slow and fast ...

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Fundamentals of Oil Painting – Follow the Masters (Ages 16+)

March 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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4 Thursdays
March 7 - March 28
4 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $125
Non-Members: $160

This class is designed to give beginners and intermediate students a way to understand how to handle the medium of oil paint and how to mix color effectively. Students will work with painting from old Masters like Gainsborough, Rembrandt, and Zorn. Francesco will paint along with students and provide one on one assistance and feedback. ...

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Relaxing – Meditative Watercolor Painting (Ages 16+)

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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5 Thursdays
February 21 - March 21
5 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

Join teaching artist Susan Beavers and enjoy a relaxing, meditative form of painting using one brush and colors which please you. Create shapes and forms using basic brush strokes while listening to soothing background music. As Susan says, “You don’t have to be an artist. The art I teach is meditative; for relaxation.” Whatever your ...

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Adult

Teen & Young Adult ASD Improv (Ages 15 – 25)

March 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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4 Thursdays
March 7 - March 28
4 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $45
Non-Members: $45

Teen & Young Adult ASD Improv classes are designed to engage teens and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder in improvisation exercises to build and reinforce basic and successful social interaction skills. In these classes students can gain confidence, build social skills, increase self-expression, and have fun! This class is run in partnership with Family ...

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Beginning Acrylic Painting – Textures (Ages 16+)

March 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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3 Thursdays & 3 Saturdays
March 21 - April 4
3 Thursdays & 3 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $145
Non-Members: $185

NOTE: This class will meet twice weekly and at different times. Thursday meetings will be 6:00 - 8:00PM. Saturday meetings will be 1:00 - 3:00PM. The exact dates are Mar. 21, 23, 28, 30, Apr. 4 & 6. Students will create a painting while learning about different acrylic gels and mediums. Student will leave the ...

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Non-Instructed Life Drawing (Ages 18+)

March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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4 Thursdays
March 7 - March 28
4 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $70
Non-Members: $90

In this session you will draw from a professional nude model and explore the freedom of drawing without instruction. This class will offer students the possibility to implement the concepts learned in the instructed life drawing class. Facilitator of the Sessions, Francesco Gillia will pose and light the model with students’ input. Easels are provided. ...

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Adult

Member Artist Open Studio (Ages 16+)

March 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Every Friday
August 31 - June 14
Every Friday (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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FREE for Alliance Members

Join fellow Alliance members every Friday from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm for an open studio. All mediums, techniques, and styles welcomed.

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Adult

Tai Chi for Health and Balance (ages 16+)

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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6 Saturdays
March 23 - April 27
6 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $85
Non-Members: $107

“True Tai Chi movements appear to be gentle and graceful, but like the force beneath a seemingly calmly flowing river, Tai Chi movements contain much power and internal strength – the power of healing and wellness.” Dr. Paul Lam Forms will be demonstrated then broken down into their component parts of foot placement, weight transfer, ...

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Adult, Youth

Clay Creations with Polymer Clay (Ages 14+)

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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2 Saturdays
March 23 - March 30
2 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $75
Non-Members: $95

In these times we can all use a bit of an escape into the world of fantasy and childhood dreams, so join today and go on a journey to the realms of fairies and gnomes! In this beginners polymer clay class you will learn how to blend colors, imitate surfaces like rock and wood, and ...

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Adult, Youth

Mutual Thoughts: Connecting through Poetry and Song Lyrics (ages 14+)

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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6 Saturdays
March 23 - May 4
6 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $120
Non-Members: $150

Often, we hear from friends or family, “You should write that down,” whether in poem or even a song, it can be difficult to know how to get started or know when to finish. In each session we will embark on different approaches to writing poetry or song lyrics. Participants will engage in writing exercises ...

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Adult

Fine Art Acrylics (Ages 18+)

March 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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5 Mondays
February 18 - March 25
5 Mondays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $77
Non-Members: $97

In this critique based class student’s artwork and ideas will be shared freely. Each class begins and ends with a group critique session. In between group sessions students work at individual stations at their own pace. Each student will receive one-on-one guidance from the instructor. Inspiration comes through sharing ideas, the stimulating critiques and challenging ...

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Adult

What is Your Mask? – Acting Social Workshop (ages 18+)

March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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2 Day Workshop
March 30 - March 31
2 Day Workshop (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $20
Non-Members: $25

Investigate identity through ideas, self, and place. In society we connect through the lens of our diverse identities; who we are, how we were raised, our experiences, our economic status, our contributions. Join us for a 2 – day workshop that combines the arts and social discourse to explore ways to articulate and express our ...

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April 2019

Adult

Fine Art Acrylics (Ages 18+)

April 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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6 Mondays
April 1 - May 6
6 Mondays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $90
Non-Members: $115

In this critique based class student’s artwork and ideas will be shared freely. Each class begins and ends with a group critique session. In between group sessions students work at individual stations at their own pace. Each student will receive one-on-one guidance from the instructor. Inspiration comes through sharing ideas, the stimulating critiques and challenging ...

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Adult

Draw with Charcoal: Develop and Improve your Drawing Skills (ages 16+)

April 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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5 Mondays
April 1 - April 29
5 Mondays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $153.75
Non-Members: $193

This course will focus on the development and improvement of basic drawing skills and concepts with an emphasis on observation and visual problem solving. Representation and expression will be explored through the use of black and while drawing media. Critiques will be used to develop student’s ability to formulate and verbalize knowledgeable responses to visual ...

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One on One Piano, Drum or Guitar Lessons (Ages 7+)

April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays
April 1 - April 30
Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Monthly, 30 Minute Sessions Between 4-8PM 30 minute, one on one private guitar, piano or drum lessons meeting on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays between 4-8PM. Daryl Best has multiple degrees from the Berklee School of Music as well as a degree in Instructional Design and Technologies from Western Illinois University where he studied the development and ...

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Adult

Classical Painting AM (Ages 16+)

April 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
6 Tuesdays
April 2 - May 7
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Classical Painting PM (Ages 16+)

April 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
6 Tuesdays
April 2 - May 7
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Painting Studio (Ages 16+)

April 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
April 2 - May 7
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: • Alizarin crimson • Cadmium red • Cadmium ...

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Instructed Life Drawing – Gestural and Structural Approach to the Figure (Ages 18+)

April 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
4 Wednesdays
April 3 - April 24
4 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

Francesco will start each class with a drawing demonstration (9:30 to 10:00), the student will then apply the notions learned in drawing a live model for 2 hours (10:00 to 12:00). One-on-one assistance and feedback will be provided upon request from the student. The class is designed for beginner to advanced students. You will see ...

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Adult

Drawing Still Life (Ages 16+)

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Wednesdays
April 3 - May 8
6 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

This class is for all levels. Students will use basic drawing materials from pencils to charcoal to work on shading to develop forms in drawing. Each week students will work from a still life set up. Demonstrations on placement and proportion will be provided with drawing time and short critiques at the end of the ...

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Fundamentals of Oil Painting – Follow the Masters (Ages 16+)

April 4 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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4 Thursdays
April 4 - April 25
4 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $125
Non-Members: $160

This class is designed to give beginners and intermediate students a way to understand how to handle the medium of oil paint and how to mix color effectively. Students will work with painting from old Masters like Gainsborough, Rembrandt, and Zorn. Francesco will paint along with students and provide one on one assistance and feedback. ...

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Non-Instructed Life Drawing (Ages 18+)

April 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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4 Thursdays
April 4 - April 25
4 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $70
Non-Members: $90

In this session you will draw from a professional nude model and explore the freedom of drawing without instruction. This class will offer students the possibility to implement the concepts learned in the instructed life drawing class. Facilitator of the Sessions, Francesco Gillia will pose and light the model with students’ input. Easels are provided. ...

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Adult

Sketch Pad Drawing (Ages 18+)

April 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
4 Fridays
April 5 - April 26
4 Fridays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $115
Non-Members: $145

Using a sketch pad allows artists to draw from their immediate experiences. Like a written diary, the sketches depict objects, people, feelings, ideas, etc. These sketches can later be developed and expanded into a more defined drawing or painting. It’s what DaVinci, Picasso, and other great artists have done before they decided how to complete ...

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Adult, Youth

Realistic Seasonal Watercolor Landscapes (Ages 13+)

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $85
Non-Members: $107

One of the most important elements of a captivating landscape is realistic trees, shrubs, and seasonal foliage. This session will focus on mastering the techniques to produce convincing lush greenery, bare branches, and flowering plants in landscape settings. Attention will be paid to color mixing to achieve seasonal hues. Perspective principles will be reviewed and ...

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Adult

Acting Intensive (ages 18+)

April 6 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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4 Saturdays
April 6 - May 4
4 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $25
Non-Members: $25

This 4 week intensive will provide advanced level training for previous CHANGE acting students or experienced actors. Students will develop and sharpen self-awareness, observation, creative imagination, improvisational skills, and the articulate use of the body and voice. Students to provide a monologue to work on for class. This class is by invitation only. If you ...

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Fridays with Francesco (Ages 18+)

April 12 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $95
Non-Members: $120

Join Francesco on the second Friday of each month for a workshop on different aspects of figure drawing. These workshops are designed to give beginners a way to understand and learn how to draw and intermediate to advanced students a way to improve their drawing, focusing on the human figure. Francesco will share basics on ...

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Adult

Photography & DSLR Operation Workshop (Ages 16+)

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $65
Non-Members: $120

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This one-day workshop will begin with an introduction to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will ...

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Mixed Media and Techniques in Modern Art (Ages 16+)

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
6 Tuesdays
April 23 - May 28
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $130
Non-Members: $165

Artist and instructor Leo Johnson will guide students to investigate and use all forms of painting and drawing media and then to move on to found objects, collage, and assemblages. This class will be about exploration. Students will learn to explore with collage, watercolor, oil pastels, acrylics, and found objects in ways that will push ...

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Adult, Youth

Jump Start – Watercolor Basics (Ages 13+)

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $120
Non-Members: $150

This six-hour introductory workshop provides a solid understanding of important basic watercolor techniques and theory for beginner watercolorists and those who feel they want a “refresher” course. Some drawing experience is helpful but not essential. There will be instructional lecture time with ample “hands on” instructor assistance. This workshop condenses two previous 4 hour workshops ...

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May 2019

Adult

Instructed Life Drawing – Gestural and Structural Approach to the Figure (Ages 18+)

May 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
5 Wednesdays
May 1 - May 29
5 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $166
Non-Members: $208

Francesco will start each class with a drawing demonstration (9:30 to 10:00), the student will then apply the notions learned in drawing a live model for 2 hours (10:00 to 12:00). One-on-one assistance and feedback will be provided upon request from the student. The class is designed for beginner to advanced students. You will see ...

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Adult

Exploration of Creative Seeing with Camera and Lens (Ages 18+)

May 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
5 Wednesdays
May 1 - June 5
5 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $100
Non-Members: $125

You’ve taken the Four Week Photography & DSLR Operation or Photography & DSLR Operation workshop, or you are already able to operate your camera’s manual functions. Now it is time to explore the creative aspect of photography. Discover what it means to photograph creatively. Develop an interest or inner attitude to seeing things in different ...

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Four Week Photography & DSLR Operation (Ages 16+)

May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
4 Wednesdays
May 1 - May 22
4 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $155
Non-Members: $194

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This four-week class begins with introducing you to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will have ...

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Adult

Tribal Belly Dance (ages 16+)

May 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
5 Wednesdays
May 1 - May 29
5 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $52
Non-Members: $65

Tribal Bellydance is an exciting community oriented style—a fusion of urban, folk, and ritual dances—a contemporary blend of the folkloric, nomadic, and classical dances of the Middle East, Spain, India, Egypt. It is aesthetically pleasing, spiritually grounding, physically rewarding—a shared celebration of women. This series will focus on some of the basic slow and fast ...

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Adult

Beginning Belly Dancing (ages 16+)

May 1 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
5 Wednesdays
May 1 - May 29
5 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $52
Non-Members: $65

Have fun learning the ancient art and modern styles of this dynamic dance! Belly Dancing is a naturally low impact activity that improves posture, core strength, flexibility and the mind-body connection. Adults will learn the basic moves, steps and rhythms that are applicable to either traditional or tribal styles of Belly Dance in this course ...

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Fundamentals of Oil Painting – Follow the Masters (Ages 16+)

May 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
5 Thursdays
May 2 - May 30
5 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $153.75
Non-Members: $193

This class is designed to give beginners and intermediate students a way to understand how to handle the medium of oil paint and how to mix color effectively. Students will work with painting from old Masters like Gainsborough, Rembrandt, and Zorn. Francesco will paint along with students and provide one on one assistance and feedback. ...

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Adult, Youth

One on One Piano, Drum or Guitar Lessons (Ages 7+)

May 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays
May 2 - May 30
Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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See Policy for Pricing

Monthly, 30 Minute Sessions Between 4-8PM 30 minute, one on one private guitar, piano or drum lessons meeting on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays between 4-8PM. Daryl Best has multiple degrees from the Berklee School of Music as well as a degree in Instructional Design and Technologies from Western Illinois University where he studied the development and ...

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Teen & Young Adult ASD Improv (Ages 15 – 25)

May 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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5 Thursdays
May 2 - May 30
5 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $55
Non-Members: $55

Teen & Young Adult ASD Improv classes are designed to engage teens and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder in improvisation exercises to build and reinforce basic and successful social interaction skills. In these classes students can gain confidence, build social skills, increase self-expression, and have fun! This class is run in partnership with Family ...

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Non-Instructed Life Drawing (Ages 18+)

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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5 Thursdays
May 2 - May 30
5 Thursdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $86.25
Non-Members: $108

In this session you will draw from a professional nude model and explore the freedom of drawing without instruction. This class will offer students the possibility to implement the concepts learned in the instructed life drawing class. Facilitator of the Sessions, Francesco Gillia will pose and light the model with students’ input. Easels are provided. ...

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Tai Chi for Health and Balance (ages 16+)

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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6 Saturdays
May 4 - June 15
6 Saturdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $85
Non-Members: $107

“True Tai Chi movements appear to be gentle and graceful, but like the force beneath a seemingly calmly flowing river, Tai Chi movements contain much power and internal strength – the power of healing and wellness.” Dr. Paul Lam Forms will be demonstrated then broken down into their component parts of foot placement, weight transfer, ...

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Classical Painting AM (Ages 16+)

May 14 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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6 Tuesdays
May 14 - June 18
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Classical Painting PM (Ages 16+)

May 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
May 14 - June 18
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing.   Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light ...

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Painting Studio (Ages 16+)

May 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
May 14 - June 18
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: • Alizarin crimson • Cadmium red • Cadmium ...

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Perspective and Landscape Drawing (Ages 16+)

May 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Wednesdays
May 15 - June 19
6 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

This class will cover composition and basic perspective drawing leading to the creation of compelling landscape drawings. In the process students will improve their drawing skills no matter from what level they begin. Students will receive instruction on how to choose and alter reference photos. They will learn of materials to assist in the creation ...

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June 2019

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Mixed Media and Techniques in Modern Art (Ages 16+)

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
June 4 - July 9
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $130
Non-Members: $165

Artist and instructor Leo Johnson will guide students to investigate and use all forms of painting and drawing media and then to move on to found objects, collage, and assemblages. This class will be about exploration. Students will learn to explore with collage, watercolor, oil pastels, acrylics, and found objects in ways that will push ...

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Photography & DSLR Operation Workshop (Ages 16+)

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $95
Non-Members: $120

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This one-day workshop will begin with an introduction to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will ...

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Classical Painting AM (Ages 16+)

June 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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6 Tuesdays
June 25 - July 30
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Classical Painting PM (Ages 16+)

June 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
June 25 - July 30
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Painting Studio (Ages 16+)

June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
June 25 - July 30
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Drawing AND Painting Flowers (Ages 16+)

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Wednesdays
June 26 - July 31
6 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

Beginning to advanced students alike are invited to learn how to draw and paint beautiful flowers with professional, teaching artist Terry Lynn. Students will start by learning how to draw flowers, morph into value control to make the petals bend, add color, a and finally paint flowers with ease and flow. Students will draw and ...

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July 2019

Adult

Four Week Photography & DSLR Operation (Ages 16+)

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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4 Wednesdays
July 10 - July 31
4 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $155
Non-Members: $194

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This four-week class begins with introducing you to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will have ...

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August 2019

Adult

Classical Painting AM (Ages 16+)

August 6 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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6 Tuesdays
August 6 - September 10
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Classical Painting PM (Ages 16+)

August 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
August 6 - September 10
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Painting Studio (Ages 16+)

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Tuesdays
August 6 - September 10
6 Tuesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

These Fine Art Painting Classes are for the novice to the professional and includes all mediums. Students will work at their own level, subject, medium and style from realism to abstract, as well as studies in portraiture, color control, compositions, value study and drawing. Supply List: Paints: Alizarin crimson Cadmium red Cadmium yellow light Pthalo ...

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain (Ages 16+)

August 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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6 Wednesdays
August 7 - September 11
6 Wednesdays (see all)
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $135
Non-Members: $170

This class, for beginners and experienced artists alike, is based on the book Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain by Betty Edwards. Instructor, Terry Lynn, will show and teach techniques that make it possible for ANYONE to draw. Class instruction will begin with the basics of line, move on to perspective, and finally ...

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Photography & DSLR Operation Workshop (Ages 16+)

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
10091 McGregor Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33919 United States
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Members: $95
Non-Members: $120

You know some of the basics, but are ready to call the shots when it comes to setting your camera’s functions. No more auto setting for you. This one-day workshop will begin with an introduction to Program, Aperture (Av), and Shutter (Tv) modes. You will learn how and when to use Exposure Compensation. We will ...

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