The Artists' Guild of Anna Maria Island Workshops!

This season, the Artists’ Guild is expanding its class and workshop offerings to include classes in watercolor, graphite, colored pencil, collage and acrylics.  Classes include “Values in Watercolors” with island artist Cheryl Jorgensen; “The Beauty of Colored Pencil” with Roger Rockefeller; “Collage: Paint a Picture with Paper” with Marie Garafano; “Acrylics Island Style” with Kathy Sparks; and, “Explorations in Graphite: The Basics” with Margo Chick.

Workshops being offered this season include Mark Polomchak’s  “Sails in Paradise”, January 31; Jim Ladd’s  “Abstracts in Watercolor”, February 7; Cheryl Jorgensen’s “Yupo and Watercolor” March 14; Ellie Barber’s “Fun with Paper Beads”, March 21 and April11; and, Kay Johnson’s “Weave Your Own Basket” on November 13, December 11, January 15, February 12 and March12,.

All daytime classes and workshops will be held at CrossPointe Fellowship Church in Holmes Beach.  Kathy Sparks’ evening class will be held at the newly renovated Artists’ Guild Gallery in the Island Shopping Center in Holmes Beach.  Classes will be offered in November, January, February, March and April.   To register for a class or workshop, or for additional information, please visit the Artists’ Guild’s website, or call the gallery at 941-778-6694.


Paper Collage by Marie Garafano 


Colored Pencil by Roger Rockefeller2

Graphite Drawing by Margo Chick3

Watercolor by Cheryl Jorgensen4

Basket by Kay Johnson5

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