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1515 Bay Palm Blvd
Indian Rocks Beach
FL 33785, USA

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COVID-19 UPDATE

At this time, as a precautionary measure, all classes at the Beach Art Center will be cancelled between March 16 – April 5th.

For those who have booked classes during this time, please contact the office via email (preferred) or by phone to advise if you would like us to;

1.     rescheduled your class 

2.     donate your fee

3.     refund your fee

Please continue to check our website and Facebook page for updates.  Thank you for your understanding and patience. 

We will continue to monitor recommendations of state and local authorities regarding this ever changing situation.

 

LEARN, CREATE, RELAX

All Mediums - All Levels

ART CLASSES

From beginner to advanced, you'll find a class that's right for you. 
Take a class every week or just now and again.

POTTERY

Our pottery studio is the gem of the BAC and offers wheel-thrown and hand-built lessons. From clay to firing, we have everything you need.

ART ON THE ROCKS

Make it and Take it home -  
our most popular workshops!
No experience or supplies needed. Just relax, and enjoy the evening.

SPECIAL WORKSHOPS

Learn a new skill or take your art to the next level.  Award-winning local and international guest instructors. Spaces are limited, so register early!

 

CLASS OFFERINGS

Build your skills in these "core" Classes
with the area's best artist-instructors.
** Click on the Class Name (below) for detailed class info
and SUPPLY LISTS **

 

MONDAYS

TUESDAYS

WEDNESDAYS

THURSDAYS

FRIDAYS

ART ON THE ROCKS

Make it and Take it - Fun for all Levels

Find something you're interested in?
Don't wait to sign up!
Art on the Rocks evenings require a minimum number of students
by a certain date or they may be cancelled.

 

SEA TURTLE

Tuesday, April 7th,
6:00pm-9:00pm
Shawn Dell Joyce
Fee: $38

Make a beautiful painting of a colorful sea turtle pre-sketched on canvas using acrylic and a sponge.
All materials supplied.
Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions, really fun and beautiful painting!

POUR PAINTING

Wednesday, April 8th,
6:00pm-9:00pm
Patricia Holbert
Fee: $38

Walk away with a masterpiece! 
You will use a variety of paint colors (5 typically) and using a pouring technique with movement you will create beautiful patterns with acrylic paint.  There are no mistakes, only fun!  (Age 16+)

MANATEE

Friday, April 24th,
6:00pm-9:00pm
Shawn Dell Joyce
Fee: $38

Make a beautiful painting of a manatee family pre-sketched on canvas using acrylic and a sponge.
All materials supplied.
Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions, really fun and a Florida favorite!

SEA OATS BEGINNING PALETTE KNIFE

Wednesday, April 29th
6:00pm-9:00pm
Kathy Thomas
Fee: $38

Students will create a painting using a Palette Knife.  Initial Color is roughed in with brushes then the palette knife works the magic of creating an abstract impressionistic painting.  All materials supplied.  Tell a friend, sign up, and bring your own snacks and drinks!  (Age 14+)

SPECIAL WORKSHOPS

Award-Winning Guest Instructors

Find something you're interested in?  Don't wait to sign up!
Workshops require a minimum number of students
by a certain date or they may be cancelled.

 

FIGURES ON THE BEACH WITH SOROLLA WORKSHOP

Shawn Dell Joyce
Friday, April 10th, 2020
10:00am-4:00pm
Fee: $75

LEARN TO DRAW IN 4 HOURS

Shawn Dell Joyce
Saturday, April 11th, 2020
(also on 5/23, 6/24, 7/11, & 8/29)
1:00pm-5:00pm
Fee: $65

IMPRESSIONIST LANDSCAPE PAINTING

Violetta Chandler
Saturday & Sunday
April 25th & 26th, 2020
9:00am-5:00pm
Fee: $325 Non-Members, $300 Members

LARGE LUMINOUS FLORALS

Joye Moon
Saturday & Sunday
January 16th & 17th, 2021
9:00am-4:00pm
Fee: $225

OPEN STUDIO FOR ALL MEDIA
& POTTERY

We encourage artists and aspiring artists to visit the Beach Art Center during designated times for open studio. This is a great time to meet and learn from each other, and to be inspired by other creatives. Beach Art Center is happy to provide studio space to support our mission of engaging artists.  Bring your own table cover and supplies.

Come play with us -

it's Free for Beach Art Center Members and

$10 for non-members. 

(You must register to use Open Studio. 

Pottery Open Studio is limited to 12 students.)  

Use the link below to Register.

Regular Studio hours are

Thursdays and Fridays 1-4pm.

(Please Note: We will be changing the time of Thursday Open Studio from 1-4pm to 9am-12pm starting on 3/19)

Pottery Studio hours

are Mondays and Wednesdays 9am-12pm.


*Pottery Open Studio is only available to those currently enrolled in a Pottery Class.  Limit 1 free Open Studio Class (for Members) per paid Class.

 

Cancellation & Transfer Policy

for Classes and Workshops:

All fees associated with classes and workshops are non-refundable.  In the event a registrant needs to change or cancel their registration, the registrant should contact the Beach Art Center as far in advance as possible. Any agreement to change, cancel or transfer a registration after the class/workshop date has taken place is made at the sole discretion of the instructor.


Beach Art Center reserves the right to cancel classes or workshops if minimums are not met or for any other reason relevant to business needs. In the event of a cancellation initiated by Beach Art Center, the registrant will have the option to transfer to an available class or workshop, or to receive a full refund.

Beach Art Center does not hold credits on account for future use.


Liability & Photo Release:

Registration constitutes agreement to policies, waivers and releases published in the registration system. These include a waiver of liability and release of permission to take and use photos during classes.


General Policies:

The Beach Art Center does not allow firearms in the building.

Attendance requires advance registration and prepayment.

Parents are welcome to visit but may not attend classes unless registered.

The Beach Art Center does not store student art and reserves the right to dispose of items left by students.

 

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