A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

Select Sundays

Get outside and make some art in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this plein air painting course. Inspired by locales, scenes, and artists from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition on view at Tampa Museum of Art, this workshop will meet in one of Tampa’s picturesque parks. Soak in the beauty and inspiration of nature as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay.

This course will meet in a local park and will require moving about the park to find your spot to paint. Bringing a lightweight camping chair, blanket, or other items that make your time in the park more comfortable is encouraged. Please bring a water-bottle for your paints.

 

Locations Calendar:

11/27/22 | Rhodine Scrub Nature Preserve | 1-3pm

12/18/22 | McKay Bay Nature Park Trail | 1-3pm

1/29/23 | Lettuce Lake Park  | 1-3pm

3/26/23 | Carollwood Village Park | 1-3pm

5/28/23 | Rowlett Park | 1-3pm

7/30/23 | Morris Bridge Conservation Park | 11am-1pm

 

  • Ages: 16 and up
  • Tuition: $29 Member | $35 Not Yet Member
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: various parks throughout Hillsborough County (See schedule.)

Register Now!

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

Select Sundays

Get outside and make some art in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this plein air painting course. Inspired by locales, scenes, and artists from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition on view at Tampa Museum of Art, this workshop will meet in one of Tampa’s picturesque parks. Soak in the beauty and inspiration of nature as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay.

This course will meet in a local park and will require moving about the park to find your spot to paint. Bringing a lightweight camping chair, blanket, or other items that make your time in the park more comfortable is encouraged. Please bring a water-bottle for your paints.

 

Locations Calendar:

11/27/22 | Rhodine Scrub Nature Preserve | 1-3pm

12/18/22 | McKay Bay Nature Park Trail | 1-3pm

1/29/23 | Lettuce Lake Park  | 1-3pm

3/26/23 | Carollwood Village Park | 1-3pm

5/28/23 | Rowlett Park | 1-3pm

7/30/23 | Morris Bridge Conservation Park | 11am-1pm

 

  • Ages: 16 and up
  • Tuition: $29 Member | $35 Not Yet Member
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: various parks throughout Hillsborough County (See schedule.)

Register Now!

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

Select Sundays

Get outside and make some art in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this plein air painting course. Inspired by locales, scenes, and artists from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition on view at Tampa Museum of Art, this workshop will meet in one of Tampa’s picturesque parks. Soak in the beauty and inspiration of nature as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay.

This course will meet in a local park and will require moving about the park to find your spot to paint. Bringing a lightweight camping chair, blanket, or other items that make your time in the park more comfortable is encouraged. Please bring a water-bottle for your paints.

 

Locations Calendar:

11/27/22 | Rhodine Scrub Nature Preserve | 1-3pm

12/18/22 | McKay Bay Nature Park Trail | 1-3pm

1/29/23 | Lettuce Lake Park  | 1-3pm

3/26/23 | Carollwood Village Park | 1-3pm

5/28/23 | Rowlett Park | 1-3pm

7/30/23 | Morris Bridge Conservation Park | 11am-1pm

 

  • Ages: 16 and up
  • Tuition: $29 Member | $35 Not Yet Member
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: various parks throughout Hillsborough County (See schedule.)

Register Now!

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

Select Sundays

Get outside and make some art in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this plein air painting course. Inspired by locales, scenes, and artists from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition on view at Tampa Museum of Art, this workshop will meet in one of Tampa’s picturesque parks. Soak in the beauty and inspiration of nature as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay.

This course will meet in a local park and will require moving about the park to find your spot to paint. Bringing a lightweight camping chair, blanket, or other items that make your time in the park more comfortable is encouraged. Please bring a water-bottle for your paints.

 

Locations Calendar:

11/27/22 | Rhodine Scrub Nature Preserve | 1-3pm

12/18/22 | McKay Bay Nature Park Trail | 1-3pm

1/29/23 | Lettuce Lake Park  | 1-3pm

3/26/23 | Carollwood Village Park | 1-3pm

5/28/23 | Rowlett Park | 1-3pm

7/30/23 | Morris Bridge Conservation Park | 11am-1pm

 

  • Ages: 16 and up
  • Tuition: $29 Member | $35 Not Yet Member
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: various parks throughout Hillsborough County (See schedule.)

Register Now!

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

A Plein Air Meet-Up Group: Creating the New Art of Tampa Bay

Select Sundays

Get outside and make some art in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this plein air painting course. Inspired by locales, scenes, and artists from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition on view at Tampa Museum of Art, this workshop will meet in one of Tampa’s picturesque parks. Soak in the beauty and inspiration of nature as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay.

This course will meet in a local park and will require moving about the park to find your spot to paint. Bringing a lightweight camping chair, blanket, or other items that make your time in the park more comfortable is encouraged. Please bring a water-bottle for your paints.

 

Locations Calendar:

11/27/22 | Rhodine Scrub Nature Preserve | 1-3pm

12/18/22 | McKay Bay Nature Park Trail | 1-3pm

1/29/23 | Lettuce Lake Park  | 1-3pm

3/26/23 | Carollwood Village Park | 1-3pm

5/28/23 | Rowlett Park | 1-3pm

7/30/23 | Morris Bridge Conservation Park | 11am-1pm

 

  • Ages: 16 and up
  • Tuition: $29 Member | $35 Not Yet Member
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: various parks throughout Hillsborough County (See schedule.)

Register Now!

New Tampa Bay: Plein Air Painting, TMA@Firehouse

Get outside and paint in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this Plein Air Painting course. View and take inspiration from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay. Firehouse Cultural Center is surrounded on 3 sides by water and creates the perfect scenic local for your next masterpiece.

  • Ages: Adults
  • Tuition: $15, pre-registration required
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: Firehouse Cultural Center

Learn more and register

New Tampa Bay: Plein Air Painting, TMA@Firehouse

Get outside and paint in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this Plein Air Painting course. View and take inspiration from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay. Firehouse Cultural Center is surrounded on 3 sides by water and creates the perfect scenic local for your next masterpiece.

  • Ages: Adults
  • Tuition: $15, pre-registration required
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: Firehouse Cultural Center

Learn more and register

New Tampa Bay: Plein Air Painting, TMA@Firehouse

Get outside and paint in the landscape of Tampa Bay’s gorgeous scenery in this Plein Air Painting course. View and take inspiration from the Poetry in Paint: The Artists of Old Tampa Bay exhibition as you create your own contemporary images of Tampa Bay. Firehouse Cultural Center is surrounded on 3 sides by water and creates the perfect scenic local for your next masterpiece.

  • Ages: Adults
  • Tuition: $15, pre-registration required
  • Materials will be provided
  • Location: Firehouse Cultural Center

Learn more and register

Plein Air Meetup – Watercolors at Lettuce Lake Park

Next Plein Air Meetup January 31 – Watercolors at Lettuce Lake Park

Each student will receive a mobile watercolor kit that they can use for the duration of the class that has everything needed for painting outside, including:

  • Brushes
  • A viewfinder
  • Watercolor paper
  • A backing board with secured water cups & a secured palette of high-quality artist watercolors

Step-by-step instruction and printed handouts for beginners, guidance and feedback for practiced artists of other media.

The next Plein Air Meetup is at Lettuce Lake Park (6920 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33637). *Note, Lettuce Lake Park charges $2.00 (cash only) per vehicle to enter.

Register for January’s Plein Air Meetup

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Plein Air Meetup – Watercolors at Lettuce Lake Park – SOLD OUT

Be guided step-by-step through the creation of original watercolor landscape paintings! Each student will receive a mobile watercolor kit that they can use for the duration of the class that has everything needed for painting outside, including:

  • Brushes
  • A viewfinder
  • Watercolor paper
  • A backing board with secured water cups & a secured palette of high-quality artist watercolors

Accessible for beginners, challenging and fun for practiced artists of other media!

The April Plein Air Meetup is at Lettuce Lake Park (6920 E Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL 33637). *Note, Lettuce Lake Park charges $2.00 (cash only) per vehicle to enter.

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