Tampa Museum of Art

TMA Studio

Term 1 Studio Art at the Tampa Museum of Art

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.

 

Become a Member and Save!

Museum members benefit from early registration, up to $25 discounts on classes, and much more! Become a Museum member today by visiting our website: tampamuseum.org/support/membership.

or contact Jeff Stewart, Membership Manager at 813.421.8371 or jeff.stewart@tampamuseum.org.

 

See Below…

 

  • Class Schedule

  • Faculty

  • Policies & Procedures

  • Scholarship Opportunities

 

 

Class Schedule

 

 

2018 Term 1 Studio Art Dates

 

Session 1 starts the week of January 8 – ends February 25

Session 2 starts the week of March 5 – ends April 22

Future updates to class schedules in Term 2 (May – August) & Term 3 (September – December) coming soon!

 

 

View 2018 Term 1 Session 1 Brochure

Register for Session 1 Here! 

Register for Session 2 Here!

 

Courses

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

 

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

[CANCELLED] Session 1: 7 Saturdays, Jan. 13 – Feb. 24, 10a-1p

Session 2: 7 Saturdays, Mar. 10 – Apr. 21, 10a-1p

$100 for Member

$125 for Not-Yet Members

Oil Pastel Student Supplies

 

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

[IN SESSION] Session 1: Narrative Printmaking. 7 Wednesdays, Jan. 10 – Feb. 21, 9:30a-12:30p

Session 2: Portrait Printmaking. 7 Wednesdays, Mar. 7 – Apr. 18, 9:30a-12:30p

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, 9:30a-12:30p

Session 2: Portrait Printmaking. 7 Fridays, Mar. 9 – Apr. 20, 9:30a-12:30p

$125 for Members

$150 for Not-Yet Members

Printmaking Student Supplies 

 

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

[CANCELLED] Session 1: 7 Thursdays, Jan. 11 – Feb. 22, 9:30a-12:30p

[IN SESSION] Session 1: 7 Saturdays, Jan. 13 – Feb. 24, 1:30p-4:30p

Session 2: 7 Thursdays, Mar. 8 – Apr. 19, 9:30a-12:30p

Session 2: 7 Saturdays, Mar. 10 – Apr. 21, 1:30p-4:30p

$125 for Members

$150 for Not-Yet Members

Jewelry Student Supplies

 

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

Session 1: Saturdays, Jan. 13, Feb. 3, 1:30p-4:30p

Session 2: Saturdays, Mar. 17, Apr. 7, May 5, 1:30p-4:30p

$30 per Day for Members

$40 per Day for Not-Yet Members

Calligraphy Suggested 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

Session 1: Sundays, Jan. 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, 2p-4p

Session 2: Sundays, Mar. 11, 18, 25, Apr. 8, 15, 22, 2p-4p

$15 per Day for Members

$20 per Day for Not-Yet Members

Drawing Recommended/Optional Supplies

 

*Pre-registration required for all studio program offerings

Register for Session 1 Here! 

Register for Session 2 Here!

 

 

 

 

Faculty

Angela Dickerson has a B.A. in Fine Arts from USF. She began working in metals in 2007 with a local mentor. She would describe her work as a merging of industrial and organic. Mixed metals, found objects and enamels have made there way into her repertoire. You can view examples of her work at www.angelasorganicas.etsy.com.

Susan Fredricks is a multimedia artist who pushes the boundaries of process both personally and professionally in order to facilitate discovery. A Tampa native, Susan received her BFA in printmaking from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon. She has interned at Graphicstudio in Tampa, Florida and has taught on both coasts of the US for over a decade.

Olivia Thornton is a professional, mixed media visual artist and a K-12 certified art teacher from SC. Since moving to FL in June 2016, Olivia has had her work on display throughout Florida, at the following venues: the Art Center Manatee, Carrollwood Cultural Center, various Fringe Creatives galleries, Manatee County Public Library, and also internationally at the Toucan Rescue Ranch in Costa Rica. Aside from being an artist and an art advocate within her community, Olivia teaches throughout the Tampa Bay and Grand Strand (SC) areas. Visit Olivia’s art website.

Jamie Perkins has a Bachelor in Fine Art from the University of Tampa and an MAED from the University of Phoenix. Jamie began her career as an Art Educator for Hillsborough County Schools in 2005. Prior to teaching Art for the county Jamie worked as an Architectural draftsman and then moved on to work as a Scenic and Prop Designer for an event company based in Orlando and as a Scenic and Graphic Designer for Busch Gardens Tampa. Jamie has also taught art Art Camps for the Florida Aquarium and Michael’s Arts and Crafts.

 

Interested in becoming a teaching artist for TMA Studio? Fill out our application HERE and email to Education@tampamuseum.org.

 

 

 

Policies & Procedures

 

Refunds/Cancellation Policy

Classes are not guaranteed to run up until 3 days prior to the first day of the class. You will be notified of a confirmation or cancellation.

In the event of a cancellation due to low enrollment or extreme weather conditions, students will receive a full refund issued in the form of payment used on the original transaction, or a credit towards another class of their choosing.

Refunds by a student up to 72 hours before the beginning of the first day of the class can receive a full refund with a $10 administrative fee or credit towards another class of their choosing.

 

Photo Release

All students will be required to accept our Photo Release. The Museum may take photos or videos of the class and/or projects.

 

Studio Materials Agreement

All students will be required to accept the Studio Materials Agreement, acknowledging that the studio class you have selected may require the student to provide their own supplied from the provided required materials list posted on the website.

 

Survey

To help build our studio art programs, each art class will be required to fill out a survey on the last day of their class.

 

 

 

Scholarship Opportunities

The Museum offers a limited number of scholarships per year to help students at a financial disadvantage have opportunity to participate in art classes. All are encouraged to apply for review.

Are you interested in applying for a scholarship for fee-waived class opportunities? In the registration form, check “Yes, I’d like to register as a fee-waived student” and fill out a short survey of questions to be considered.

 

 

TMA Studio is in partnership with the Roberta M. Golding Visual Art Center in the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center operated by the City of Tampa, the Firehouse Cultural Center, Hillsborough County, the Hillsborough County Parks & Recreation Centers, and the Winthrop Art Factory.