FORT MYERS, FL - Mark your calendars, Fort Myers art enthusiasts! Alliance for the Arts has unveiled a host of workshops and events. Here are the highlights:
• Plein Air Painting: Dive deep into the world of impressionistic painting guided by artist Marilyn Hedlund. The sessions, inspired by Monet and other renowned Impressionists, run from October 17th to November 13th.
• Art Seekers for Pre-K: The tiny budding artists aged 3-5 can get creative on October 18th, painting mini pumpkins.
• Belly Dance Classes: Starting October 18th, get groovy with beginner belly dancing or explore the tribal dance styles, both led by award-winning Sherry Coffey.
• Retail Workshop for Artists: Understand how to transform your art into a marketable product line on October 18th.
• Creative Studio for Teens: Scheduled on October 19th, this session, led by Terry Lynn Spry, will focus on landscape painting.
• Qigong Exercise: Starting October 20th, discover the healing wonders of Qigong, an ancient Chinese therapy.
• Art-Tini Nights: Relive the summer sensation of Art-Tini Night on October 20th, painting a vibrant autumn pumpkin scene accompanied by craft cocktails.
• Art Seekers for 4th - 6th Graders: Get creative on October 20th, crafting masks.
• Watercolor Painting: Starting October 21st, Linda invites beginners to pros to explore the beauty of transparent watercolors.
• Canvas Project: Halloween Cats: Create a charming canvas bag under the guidance of Pat Smelkoff on October 21st.
• Intro to Digital Arts: Dive into the world of digital artistry on October 21st, learning software basics and various art-creation techniques.
For more details on these events and to register, visit the Alliance for the Arts website or call (239) 939-2787. The venue is 10091 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33919. Don't miss these exciting opportunities to learn, create, and celebrate art!