Here is Your Florida Wildflower Studios Calendar!

We hope and pray that everyone stays safe until our Covid Crisis is well behind us. Please wear a mask when visiting.

Please note that Florida Wildflower Studios will be Closed Mondays.

It’s time to update your memberships: You can come in or send a check made payable to Florida Wildflower Studios. A yearly membership is $35 for individual and $50 for family. Thank you for your continued support to keep art growing in the community.

Now through September 18, up in the Gray Gallery: "The Art of Vicki Alley" Teacher of Decorative Arts

More than 20 examples of Vicki's work are on display - This exhibit is well worth the trip!

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October 17, Photo Club meets 9-noon

MEMBERS OPEN ART STUDIO, every Wednesday

Coming to the Gray Gallery in October:” Leaf Me Be”, The Photography of CJ Newton

Coming to the Gray Gallery in November:

The Recent Work of Robert MacMillan

Nov 20, 5pm; Art Reception for Mac MacMillan

Nov 20, 5pm; Open Mic Night. Bring a Snack to Share.

Coming to the Gray Gallery in January, Carol Conti: "Plein Air Expressions"

 

Florida Now & Then

Art Show and Contest

 The times, they are a-changin!

What changes have you experienced here in Florida?

Show opens January 11, 2021

Judging Categories

 2-D Art, Photography and Creative Writing

Entries must be titled and must have been created after February 2020. Creative writing entries shall be a written “accompaniment” to your art work. It can be a poem, story or commentary and will be judged separately from the piece. All entries must be original. Entry forms available at Wildflowers. Artwork must be display-ready,

(properly framed and wired- no sawtooth hangers)

Entry fee, $10 members, $15 non member

Entry fee includes two pieces.

Awards Ceremony, Friday February 26, 5pm

Bring a snack to share

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ART CLASSES

“Boot Sweeping Boogie”

Freepainting class with Vicki Alley

for those who might be interested in learning the art of Decorative Painting. 

Sponsored by Vicki Alley, TDA &

The Society of Decorative Painters.

When: Thursday September 10, 2020, 9am-2

Bring a lunch or order in

Limited space

call to register 863-206-9691

 

“ETCHING ON WINE GLASS” PARTIES

$20 member, $25 non.  You will be etching your own wine glass! (Payment required in advance either at the Studio or to Vicki Alley) Join us and learn how to etch on glass! This class will be taught by Vicki Alley, a Master Certified etchall Teacher.

 These etching Parties are designed to be fun, and entertaining, especially for anyone who has never etched or painted before, or for those who just want to have a fun outing with friends. Bring your favorite beverage, snacks, a dish towel and scissors; I’ll furnish all the supplies & the fun! Contact Vicki for more information: alleyvicki@yahoo.com or 863-632-1472

“Of Course, I Drink Like a Fish

 . . . I’m a Mermaid!”

What: Etching on Wine Glass

Date: Friday, August, 28, 2020

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. or

Date: Tuesday, September, 15, 2020 Reservation deadline: Sept. 11

Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Call to register: 863-206-9691

Personalized Adult Sippy Cup

What: Etching on Wine Glass

Payment must be made in advance and will need a name to go on the glass

Date: Tuesday, September, 18, 2020

Reservation deadline Sept. 15

Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Call to register: 863-206-9691

Windows of Change 

with Jacque

What: “Reverse-glass painting” on 100-year-old window from the Ida House in Cody Villa.

Cost: $75 members $85 non, Lunch included. Limited space, must pre-register

When: Tuesday, October 27, 10am-4

Under the Sea Batik

with Vicki Alley

What: Create a triple Batiks on rice paper. Starfish, fish and seahorse.

Date: Tuesday, October, 6, 2020

Reservation deadline Oct.31

Time: 10am-2. Bring a lunch

Cost: $30/$35

Call to register: 863-206-9691

 

Pumpkin Tote Bag

with Vicki Alley

What: Create a pattern on window screen that will be sewn onto a canvas tote-bag

Date: Friday, November, 6, 2020

Reservation deadline Oct.31

Time: 10am-2 or 6 – 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $30/$35

Call to register: 863-206-9691

Picture T h i s

with Sharon Creedon

What: Wood Picture Frame and Acrylics

When: November 17, 2020, 10-noon

Cost: $25 member, $30, non

Art 101

with Mac MacMillan

What: Learn transferring & enlarging techniques, Painting preparations, composition and more with the Master

Bring in your own subject matter(photos) if you like

Cost: $35-member, $40 non

Includes supplies. For all skill levels

When: Thursday, November 19, 2020, 10-noon

Sign up early, space is limited

 

Flight of the Fancy

with Sharon Creedon

What: 4x4 framed miniature bird acrylics

When: November 24, 2020, 10-2

Cost: $25 member, $30, non

“Get Mugged”

with Sharon Creedon

What: Acrylics on glass coffee mugs

When: December 1, 2020, 10-noon or 1-3

Cost: $25 member, $30, non

Frostproof Holiday Artisan Market

What: An opportunity to shop for the holidays while supporting local Artists

Join us for this super fun Art Market

When: Saturday, December 5, 9am-2pm

Where: Florida Wildflower Studios, 12 E. Wall St.

& Ramon Theater 11 E. Wall St.

Vendors: Hand-painted items, baked goods, hands-on art projects and other hand-crafted items for sale.

For table rental space, at the Ramon 863-635-7222

Or at Wildflower Studios 863-206-9691

Winter Nights & Christmas Lights

The City of Frostproof’s

 Annual Christmas Parade, featuring

Grand Marshal Polk Sheriff Grady Judd

Saturday, December 5, 2020, at 6pm

A Holly Jolly Christmas Party at

Henderson Field immediately after the parade until 9:00 p.m.

Flower Power

with Sharon Creedon

What: Paint on switchplates

When: December 8, 2020, 10-noon or 1-3

Cost: $25 member, $30, non

Misty Morning

with Sharon Creedon

What: 10x20 Acrylic Painting on Canvas

When: December 22, 2020, 10-2

Cost: $35 member, $40, non

I’m Ready for my CloseUp

with Sharon Creedon

What: Animals and Pets on 8x10 with acrylics

When: December 29, 2020, 10-2

Cost: $35 member, $40, non

 

Oil Painting Workshop

with Ginger Godfrey

“Bird on the Beach” & Tea Party

Thursday, January 7, 2021 Noon-4

$35 member $40 non, supplies included

 

En Plein Air 3-dayWatercolor Workshop

with Carol Conti

What: This is your chance to learn from a world-class watercolor artist in this exciting 3-day workshop, step by step how to paint outdoors.

When: January 13-15, 2021, 9am-4

Cost: $200 member $225 non

Bring your own supplies

Space is limited, so sign up early

 

Bob Ross Demonstration

with Ginger Godfrey

Over the Moon River & Tea Party

Thursday, February 11, 2021 1pm-4

$5 member $10 non

 

 

 

 

FWS is a community-oriented working art studio and gallery 

Photography Club Update


Due to the work involved, it became overwhelming to keep this events calendar current, so ... We post daily on our facebook pages and send an email out twice a month with a current calendar. 

*Every Wed, 2-6;  Members Open Studio(Bring your supplies) Open to artists, musicians etc. 

* For information on these or other events, stop by or call 863-206-9691 or 863-855-8525.



Florida Wildflower Studios
Calendar of Events


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Photography Club/Class/Group/Gang ... at Florida Wildflower Studios, 12 E. Wall St, Frostproof. Call 863-855-8525 for more info. Next meeting October 17, 2020, 9am-noon