Join the TMA Studio programs for an exciting new term in 2018! Become inspired by the Museum’s permanent collection and our Modern & Contemporary exhibitions on view. Learn new skills or brush up on your favorite mediums with our variety of workshops and courses. Experience our engaging small classes taught by professional teaching artists from the Tampa Bay community.

The Museum welcomes new partnerships in locations across Hillsborough County. Take classes with us in Ruskin at the Firehouse Cultural Center and in Riverview at the Winthrop Art Factory. Continue taking classes with our existing partnership with the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa.

Museum members benefit from early registration, up to $25 discounts on classes, and much more! Become a Museum member today by visiting the membership page, by phone at 813.421.8371, or by email.

2018 Term 1 Studio Art Dates

Session 1: January 8 – February 25

Session 2: March 5 – April 22

Courses

(Ages 14 & up) A series of classes that build your skill level while developing works of art week to week.

Oil Pastel Exploration

Achieve colorful compositions inspired by the patterns and textures of the Museum’s current exhibition, “Made in Tampa”. Taught by Educator: Jamie Perkins.

Located at the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa

Sessions:

  • [CANCELLED] Session 1: 7 Saturdays, Jan. 13 – Feb. 24, 10 am – 1 pm
  • Session 2: 7 Saturdays, Mar. 10 – Apr. 21, 10 am – 1 pm

Cost:

  • $100 for Member
  • $125 for Not-Yet Members

Oil Pastel Student Supplies [PDF supply list]

Pursuit in Printmaking

Using a range of printmaking techniques, produce striking prints inspired by what is on view in the Museum. Taught by Educator: Susan Fredricks.

Located at the Firehouse Cultural Center in Ruskin, FL

Sessions:

  • [IN SESSION] Session 1: Narrative Printmaking. 7 Wednesdays, Jan. 10 – Feb. 21, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Session 2: Portrait Printmaking. 7 Wednesdays, Mar. 7 – Apr. 18, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Located at the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa

  • [CANCELLED] Session 1: Narrative Printmaking. 7 Fridays, Jan. 12 – Feb. 23, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Session 2: Portrait Printmaking. 7 Fridays, Mar. 9 – Apr. 20, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Cost:

  • $125 for Members
  • $150 for Not-Yet Members

Printmaking Student Supplies [PDF student supply list]

 Jewelry for Beginners

Create wearable pieces of artwork using a variety of techniques and materials in a fully equipped jewelry studio. Taught by Educator: Angela Dickerson.

Located at the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa

Sessions:

  • [CANCELLED] Session 1: 7 Thursdays, Jan. 11 – Feb. 22, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • [IN SESSION] Session 1: 7 Saturdays, Jan. 13 – Feb. 24, 1:30 – 4:30 pm
  • Session 2: 7 Thursdays, Mar. 8 – Apr. 19, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • Session 2: 7 Saturdays, Mar. 10 – Apr. 21, 1:30 – 4:30 pm

Cost:

  • $125 for Members
  • $150 for Not-Yet Members

Jewelry Student Supplies [PDF student supply list]

Workshops

One-day intensive workshops that offer a unique theme.

 

Calligraphy Workshops

Personalize your own handwritten greeting cards, letters, poems and much more with the basics of calligraphy. Taught by Educator: Olivia Thornton.

Located at the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa

Sessions:

  • Session 1: Saturdays, Jan. 13, Feb. 3, 1:30 – 4:30 pm
  • Session 2: Saturdays, Mar. 17, Apr. 7, May 5, 1:30 – 4:30 pm

Cost:

  • $30 per Class for Members
  • $40 per Class for Not-Yet Members

Calligraphy Suggested Supplies [PDF student supplies]

Open Drawing Studio

Strengthen your skills in our nude figure model drawing sessions with a variety of timed poses. Model varies by session. (Must be at least 18 years old to participate) Self-Guided.

Located at the Tampa Museum of Art

Sessions:

  • Session 1: Sundays, Jan. 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, 2 -4 pm
  • Session 2: Sundays, Mar. 11, 18, 25, Apr. 8, 15, 22, 2 -4 pm

Cost:

  • $15 per Class for Members
  • $20 per Class for Not-Yet Members

*Pre-registration required for all studio art program offerings