Friday, May 27, 2011

Fall Plein Air Paint Out in Roswell, Georgia

Start making plans for a paint out in beautiful Roswell, Georgia, Sept. 28 through Oct. 1st. Check here for more info.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

GCA to host Golden Acrylic Workshop this weekend

Gateway Center for the Arts in DeBary will host several Golden Acrylic Workshops, including a free one, with Kevin Tobin on Saturday and Sunday, May 28th and May 29th. For further info, check this link.

Fundraiser for ALOC member, Maria Carmona

Maria is on the waiting list for a lung transplant and is currently no. 5 on the list, which means she may be called any moment to undergo the operation in Gainsville.

To help Maria, a fundraiser dance will be held on Sunday, June 5th, at the Casa de Puerto Rico located on Curry Ford Rd. and Crystal Lake in front of the Winn Dixie. Tickets are $25 or whatever donation you feel you can afford. Food will be served and music will start at 1 pm and play all day. If you'd like further information or can't attend but are interested in donating to the cause, please call the event coordinator, Judith Ortiz, at 407-538-1119 or email:

Friday, May 20, 2011

Stacy Barter workshop June 6 through June 8 at Crealde

Figure painting workshop coming up at Crealde with acclaimed local artist, Stacy Barter. Check here for details.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

ALOC members in upcoming exhibit

Doris Smart and Sherrie Branyon Tanke to exhibit paintings in the "Wildlife - In Color" show at Casselberry City Hall.  This exhibit features wildlife artists from Central Florida as they showcase lots of feathers, fur and fins. A special opening reception will be held on May 20th. Light refreshments and entertainment will be provided and the Central Florida Zoo will bring some special guests.
Exhibit Dates: May 20 – July 8
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Location: Casselberry City Hall (Map)
Cost: FREE
Free Reception : Friday, May 20, 6 – 8 p.m.