Boca Raton Museum Art School Offers Special Workshops During Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Week For All Levels. Try Something Different!

Boca Raton Museum Art School is offering special workshops during the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 3-day week January 13- 15. The workshops are open to beginners, intermediate, and experienced artists; the aim is to experiment and try something different. The Rickie Report shares the details  and some sneak peeks.  From Drawing, Jewelry making, to Painting, this is your chance to learn a new technique or hone  a skill.  Coming up: New 4-session courses start Monday, January 29. Classes include: Collage, Beginning Drawing, Drawing in the Museum, Kumihimo, Ikebana Flower Design, Portrait Painting and Textile Transformations.








Boca Raton Museum of Art – The Art School
801 W. Palmetto Road       Boca Raton FL 33486




Boca Raton Museum of Art – The Art School



Large Scale Figure Drawing



DRAWING: Large Scale Figure Drawing

Break out of the box and draw bigger! Drawing life-size or larger than life format provides students with the opportunity to better see shapes, forms, and planes within the figure. (45 minute lunch break)
Instructor: Leslie Albert


Necklace by Marta Cruz



JEWELRY: Florida Black Coral Jewelry

Join expert jeweler, Don Dietz, in this exciting workshop to create your own unique jewelry using Florida black coral. The workshop includes how to collect coral, smoothing and polishing, forming it into shapes, and assembling it with sterling silver findings. 
Saturday, January 13,  NOON – 5:00 PM, $110
Instructor: Don Dietz


Oil Pastel



PAINTING: Breathing New Life into Old Paintings – with Oil Pastels

We all have them, those paintings that just didn’t make a home run.  Now you can take that not quite perfect painting out of the closet and re-invigorate it; keep the good sections, and alter other sections to make a completely new artwork.
Monday, January 15,  9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $75  Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen



Painting Flowers in oils


PAINTING: Paint Gorgeous Flowers in Oils!

Learn to paint flowers that look truly fresh and alive as you discover how to create accurate form and luminescent color! Plenty of demonstrations and time to practice new techniques will be provided. $25 material fee for canvas, brushes. and oil paint. (45 minute lunch break)  Instructor: Diane Reeves   Sunday and Monday, January 14 and 15  
10 AM to 4:30 PM $200



Abstract Painting


PAINTING: Stand up to Paint!
Challenge yourself to paint abstractly on large scale with big brushes to explore composition, gesture, and mark making. Hang your large canvas on the wall to ensure using your entire body in the process of painting. This 2-day atelier is for expanding your reach, experimenting, and discovering.   Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
  Sunday and Monday, January 14 and 15  
10 AM – 5 PM, $215



Drawing at the Museum with Chris Lopez


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Boca Raton Museum Art School
801 W. Palmetto Road     Boca Raton FL 33486





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Galleria Gilda Announces New Classes And Workshops In Photography, Digital Editing, Jewelry And Painting

Galleria Gilda, an extension of Artists in Florida LLC, located in Lake Worth,  has a variety of classes and workshops starting in March. Look for open discussions and presentations every last Monday of the month.  Galleria Gilda offers paintings, drawings, three dimensional works, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, textiles, mixed media, dance, performance art, glass and photography. The Rickie Report shares the details of how you can enjoy and benefit by getting involved – as either an art lover or an artist, as we highlight the next Photography, Digital Editing, Painting and Jewelry Workshops.


2211 North Dixie Highway Lake Worth, FL 33460
Wed. – Sat.: 11am – 6pm
Sun.:1pm – 5pm
Mon. & Tues.: Gallery closed for workshops.






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 Call Gallery 561-839-3054 or Artists in Florida 561-714-4871

Galleria Gilda Offers:

  • Wall space
  • Exhibit space
  • Small studio space for rent
  • Workshops and Classes including painting, drawing, pastel, jewelry, photography, and photography editing programs plus visiting guest from time to time.
  • Once a week socials are also offered in adult coloring and encaustics with all materials supplied including snacks.
  • The group tries to meet every other month to discuss upcoming events and each other’s artwork.
  • Our Motto is to be Dedicated to Developing the Artists of Florida and support the important role art plays in our society
  • Galleria Gilda Gallery, in association with Artists in Florida Organization, have both member and commission work on exhibit along with guest exhibitors.


Our hours are Tuesday – Saturday 11am to 6pm, Sunday 1pm to 5pm.

Please visit with our staff and see what Galleria Gilda is all about!

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