activities as well as photographs of the sites they visited. Those pictures were made with his first camera, a Kodak Brownie. Nowadays he uses a Canon Rebel T5i with a Sigma 18-300mm lens, of which he says "It has served me well".
Let it be said that having a nice camera is a wonderful thing, but it takes more than that to produce stunning results - such as the examples of his work now in our Gray Gallery.
Terry has retired after 39 years as a music educator here in Central Florida. He now enjoys photographing landscapes, architecture, vehicles, food, people, animals, landmarks and historic places.
January's Featured Artist is longtime photographer Terry Mann, whose first "photo-shoot" was a 31-day, 8,000-mile trip around the country in 1959. He and his sister kept daily journals of their
FWS is a community-oriented working art studio and gallery
12 E Wall St. Frostproof, FL 33843
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Art & Photography Show & Contest
Get your artwork in between Jan 28 - Feb 2 for this event which focuses on ... Everything Citrus!
As to acceptable media, "Anything Goes" is the motto.
Think outside the crate, so to speak ...
All entries must have been created specifically for this show, limit two entries per person. Entry fee per piece, members $5; nonmembers $8. All wall-art submissions must be Ready-to-Hang!
(Sawtooth hangers not acceptable)
Awards & Reception Thursday, Mar 23, 2pm
NEW ART INSIDE
"Art, Antiques & More" page (Link above)
to Florida Wildflower Studios, where wildflowers are free to grow. Located in Frostproof, in the site formerly occupied by Frostproof Art League and Gallery, we feature an assortment of art classes as well as lots of art - local and other - available for purchase. Scheduled Special Events, in addition to classes, include musical and other performances.
The brainchild of Chip & Jacque (of Jackie's Art Cafe), this newest project was created to provide a place for Florida-based artists to gather, share ideas and ensure that art education and assistance is available to everyone who would partake.
Classes and assistance will include all genres of 2-dimensional art, including oil, watercolor, acrylic painting, photography and more.
(We also have The World's Best Coffee, by the way ... [thanks to
ETHOS Coffee Roasters of Lakeland])
After viewing his work, one could say Terry's philosophy might be "If it's there, photograph it (and do it well)."
Art Education Page
Photo Club Meets
once each month
Next Meeting- Dec 15, 9-noon
Need a hand getting something ready for our "Everything Citrus" show & contest? Come let Mac MacMillan teach you to drawCitrus!
Wednesday, Jan 16, 1-5pm
Members $20; Nonmembers $25
We welcome World Traveler and
Photographer Terry Mann to ourGray Gallery as featured artist, January 2 through February 8.
Join us for a Reception for Terry Sunday, January 20, 2pm
Art and Photography Show and Contest. Entries due Week of January 28.