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Cards & Gifts
Mojo Mondays Creative Cards and Gift-Making Classes
You will learn quick, fun and easy techniques in a relaxed setting to create quality cards and/or gifts. Beautiful, quality materials, including card stock, decorative papers, stamps, inks, embossing products, die cuts and accessories are included in the price of the class. Fees are payable in advance of the class. Price: Just $12 per class (2 classes now available each Monday)
Ongoing: Mondays, 10:30 am-12:30 pm and 1:30 pm-3:30 pm
Contact Ree Nathan at or (321) 961-2350 or (321) 773-0095.

Mosaics Classes
Mosaics by Suzan meets Wednesdays 5-8 p.m., Saturdays 5:30-8:30pm (Except for the 2nd Saturday of the month.) and Sundays 6-9 pm. Take the classes that suit your schedule until your project is complete. Cost is $20 per class using instructor’s tools and your own materials. Cost is $10 per class using your own tools and materials. Contact Suzan Brooks for more information at or (321) 431-5881.

Mosaic Masters
If you are tooled up, know your adhesives, your tresserae collection is growing and you are ready to experiment, then Mosaic Masters if for you. Class meets the 1st, 3rd, and 4th Saturday from 5:30-8:30 pm. This class is for those who are advanced in the art and skills of mosaics. Instruction is limited to class interaction. Proof of mosaic skills is required. Cost is $10 per class. Contact Suzan Brooks at or 321-431-5881for information and availability.

Create Magical Pastel Paintings
Have fun creating magical pastel paintings with local artist Debi Pettigrew. Learn how to paint wildlife, animals, pets, landscapes, seascapes, still life and portraits! Classes will focus on various pastel techniques to achieve textures, contrast and for as well as learning how and when to use hard and soft pastels. This class encourages every student to choose their favorite subject matter and to develop their own unique style. Classes are Tuesday evenings, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Sundays, 10 am-Noon. Cost is $20.00 per class or $75.00 /4 classes. Contact Debi Pettigrew, (321) 749-1153 or or The Art Gallery of Viera at (321) 504-4343. Supply List will be provided upon registration.

Watercolor Classes

Watercolor Plus: Experimental and Mixed Media Painting
 Join Bobbi Q. Brown as she pushes the envelope and paints outside the lines in both watercolor and mixed media. We'll be experimenting with interesting techniques, different surfaces and unique styles. Some watercolor experience is preferred. Bring your watercolor supplies and paper, other materials may be needed depending on the technique and will be announced in class. Class meets Wednesdays from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Cost is $20 per class. Please contact Bobbi at or 321-536-7773 to register.

Watercolor Group
Bring your watercolor supplies and your ideas and Bobbi will help you pull it all together. The emphasis will be on guiding you with your projects and helping you to develop your individual style. Classes are Tuesdays from 1:30-4:30, $20/3-hour class. Contact Bobbi Q Brown, or 321-536-7773.

Watercolor Tuesday Mornings
Each week will focus on a new skill of watercolor painting including basic drawing, color mixing, washes, wet in wet, dry brush, using other materials for texture and more.
Tuesday mornings 9:30 am to12:30 pm. .
Cost is $80 per month (4 weeks) with payment in full or $25 per session.  Contact Susan Stone at (401) 596-4266 or at

Watercolor Thursday Evenings
Each week will focus on a new skill of watercolor painting including basic drawing, color mixing, washes, wet in wet, dry brush, using other materials for texture and more.
Thursday evenings 5-8 pm.
Cost is $80 per month (4 weeks) with payment in full or $25 per session.  Contact Susan Stone at (401) 596-4266 or at

Open Studio
Open Studio with Susan Stone will include an ongoing drawing class with demonstrations in perspective, watercolor, colored pencil and pen & ink as needed or requested. Students may work on their own projects with direction from Susan or participate in the ongoing drawing class. Classes are on Saturdays, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Classes are $60 for 4 weeks or $20 per individual session. Notice a day in advance is requested for drop-ins or cancellation. Contact Susan at or at (401) 596-4266.

Adventures in Art For Children
Adventures in Art will introduce children ages 6-10 to basic art skills through a variety of fun projects using mediums such as watercolor, collage, printmaking and pastels.  All materials provided.
Classes are held ongoing Sundays from 1-2:30 pm.  Cost is $75/4 weeks or $25 per individual session.  Students can start at any time. Contact Susan Stone at (401) 596-4266 or at
Adventures in Art For Teens
Adventures in Art will introduce teens to basic art skills or enhance skills already in place, through a variety of interesting projects using mediums such as watercolor, collage, printmaking and pastels.  Composition and drawing will be strong elements as well.  All materials provided. Ongoing Sundays from 3 to 5pm. Students can start at any time.  Cost is $80/4 weeks or $25 per individual session. Contact Susan Stone at (401) 596-4266 or at

Oils with Laura
Beginning December 6, 2013
Come and experience a relaxed, enjoyable time with oils. Bring your own photos, drawings, inspirations and discover your love for oils. Laura will guide you with brush and knife techniques as well as blending of colors to help you develop your own individual style. Bring your own supplies. Some oil experience is preferred, but not necessary. Class meets Fridays from 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Cost is $20.00 per class. Please contact Laura at or 321-474-1872 to register.

Oil Painting
Painting sunshine!  Oil painting classes focusing on Florida's flora and fauna with artist Mimi Givens will be starting on April.  Come learn the techniques and joys of classic art, oil painting, while painting and appreciating the glorious natural world around us. Please bring your own inspirational photos, or work on the class project.  May life always be colorful! Ongoing classes will begin Monday, April 6, 2014 from 6:30-8:30 pm, and are open to artists of all levels. The cost is $50 for three lessons, or $20 per individual session. Please call a day in advance for drop-ins or cancellations. Please contact Mimi at or at 401-219-6422 to register or sign up at Art Gallery of Viera.  Supply list available with registration.

Sculpture and Mold Making Class Taught by Ed Chope, Sculptor and Master Mold Maker
Thursdays, Starting January 30, 2014 1-3 pm, Cost: $120.00 for six two-hour classes. Ed has created original designs and commissioned artwork based on the clients specific needs for over 35 years.  His sculptures have been displayed worldwide in private collections, national buildings and museums.   This sculpture class will consist of 6 two hour sessions held on consecutive Thursdays.  In the first three weeks you will create a relief from your favorite photo, scene, or design.   After you complete your relief you will make a flexible mold that will allow you to make copies for resale out of plaster, resin, concrete, plastic, or molten wax for bronze. Your final class will be pouring your mold and learning some of the secrets of producing the best finished product.   Additional cost: Tools and materials will be additional and will vary based on the size of your original. Call Ed Chope at 321-205-6281 or for more information and to register.


Fabric Collage – Free Form Cityscape
Saturday, April 26th from 9:30 to 12:00
Using fabric scraps, create a small wall hanging depicting a city scene of your choice, based on a photo or an imaginary scene. No sewing machine required. Cost is $25, plus supplies.
To register, contact Dij Pacarro at or 321-806-5550.
Class size is limited, so register early! Payment required at time of registration.


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