Skull Walking Staff Sculpting Class
Join Jeff Ocasio for a three-hour beginner-friendly sculpting class where you’ll create a masking tape skull sculpture, attached to the top of a bamboo walking stick, creating a very unique, original piece of art.
Jeff will guide you through the process. His teaching style is relaxed, conversational and the class is limited to only seven students for personalized attention. Materials needed will be supplied, including his own home-grown bamboo walking sticks. Students will leave with their very own “Skull Walking Staff” and instructions on how to apply glue, to seal the tape, and paint your sculpted artwork with easy to find materials at home.
This class welcomes artists of all levels, ages 16 and above. Reserve your seat for a fun and creative experience of masking tape sculpting, learning new techniques and transforming simple materials into works of art.
Zentangle Inspired Art – Hibiscus Sea Turtle – CANCELLED
We will be learning the techniques to create art from everyday pen and ink line art doodling. It is an easy to learn, relaxing, meditative, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns called tangles. Each participant will complete a simple ”practice” bookmark or tile as well as an 8” x 10” hand-drawn design by the student or from a template from the instructor. Participants will be guided step by step to turn their “scribbles” into an art masterpiece on 9” x 12” mixed media art paper. Students also have the option of changing the design on the turtle’s shell as well as coloring the beautiful coloring page they created.
Fantastical Creations: Sculpting Monster Faces on Glass Bottles
Join Jeff Ocasio for a three-hour beginner-friendly sculpting class where you’ll learn to sculpt unique monster faces and transform ordinary glass bottles into works of art.
Jeff’s teaching style is relaxed, conversational and the class is limited to only seven students for personalized attention. He will guide you through the step-by-step process, teaching you how to shape and mold the tape to achieve desired facial features, such as a mischievous toothy grin and spikes. You’ll have the freedom to create your own unique monster design, making each bottle a truly one-of-a-kind masterpiece. By the end of the class, you’ll walk away with your very own unique monster bottle and an instructional handout on how to seal and paint your sculpture at home with easy to find materials.
This class welcomes artists of all levels, aged 16 and above, from beginners eager to explore their artistic abilities to experienced artists seeking to embrace a playful and whimsical artistic approach. Embrace the world of sculpting and let your imagination run wild as you breathe life into these quirky monster faces.
How to Write Fiction: A Guide of Creative Writing
A Guide to Fiction and Creative Writing. How to turn your creative stories into a manuscript, publish and market your story!
Presentation with writing exercises led by published author and freelance writer, Winslow E. Dixon.
Wine & Art Paint Party with David Acevedo
Back by popular demand! The very original and super fun Wine & Art paint parties are back. These are fun painting sessions for anyone who wants to discover the joy of a follow-along painting process while sipping on some wine. David is great at keeping you inspired through the entire process. Plus, you get to take your masterpiece home to show off!
Wine is included and guests are welcome to bring snacks.
Making Holiday Handmade Gifts Class
Learn to create DIY gifts to give your family and friends for the holidays!
Instructed by Winslow E. Dixon
Painting on Nature: Sea Grape Leaves
In this particular class, individuals will have the opportunity to learn how to utilize natural materials, including the ever-popular Sea Grape Leaves, to create works of art. Due to their notable durability and paper-like texture, these leaves are incredibly versatile for painting and allow for endless creative possibilities. In this class, we will be using Acrylic paint and markers.
Instructed by Julia Da Rocha
1815-3 Fowler Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Wednesday – Sunday: 10am – 3pm