Contact us at 

ccal@capecoralartleague.org

239-772-5657

OPEN PORTRAIT SESSIONS WITH A MODEL

Tuesday      No Instructor

Dates:          April 2017 - ongoing see Marjorie

Time:           9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee:              $10 Member/$15 Non-Member per session


Join us for portrait drawing or painting at our open sessions with a model.  No instructor.  Bring your own supplies including an easel.  Artists work in the medium of their choice.  Sessions require a minimum of 5 artists, maximum 15.  Questions?  Email Marjorie Ewell at:  stargazer39@comcast.net for information and to receive emails regarding model and schedule.

HOOKED ON WATERCOLOR - INTERMEDIATE

Thursday             Instructor:  Donna Maves

Dates:                   Apr 6, 13, 20, 27

Time:                    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Fee:                       $96 Member/$116 Non-Member for

                               each 4 week session.


This is a step-by-step systematic approach to watercolor painting.  Your drawing will be developed as you travel through the process.  New techniques will be taught each week and students will apply these in their paintings.  If you want to build your confidence, learn and apply the basics this class is for you!  No beginners. Ask for a supply list when you register.


CHILDREN'S ART CLASSES

(Ages 7 - 12)


Our Children's Art Classes will resume in September.

They will resume each and every Wednesday!

Instructor:  Betsy Koscher



Ms. Koscher is an accomplished Cape Coral artist, who began teaching at the age of 7 when she drew a horse on TV.  She has studied art at The Rhode Island School of Design along with numerous well known art mentors Gregory Manchess, Ruth Sanderson and others.  Betsy has won awards in sculpture, portraits, still life painting and landscapes and has had commissions on homes, pets and people, murals and public art sculptures.  She has taught art for 15 years to both children and adults.  Several of her students have won awards and prizes for painting and sculpture and many went on to further their talents in art schools.  Some have won the Cape Coral Burrowing Owl student art contest.  "Miss Betsy", as her students call her, has a way of inspiring creativity, motivating kids to paint, draw and produce many fantastic pieces.  But most of all - each student will have LOTS OF FUN!  Take a peek at her website at:  www.betsykoscher.com


Many thanks to all the people who have donated materials for the Children's Classes.  We are so grateful to you, especially Barbara and Mike Magner!

First Class for the Fall/Winter 2017/2018 year will begin soon!

They will be on Wednesdays from 4:00 - 6:00 pm

$10 per session


There may be an occasional supply fee for a particular project.  Each child will pursue his/her creativity.  For more information, call the CCAL office at (239) 772-5657.  Also:  click here

SUMMER CAMP IS HERE!

Grades 4 - 8

$60 per week per student (half off for sibling)

Class time per session - 9am to 2pm

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY & GRAPHICS - Adults 16+

Wednesday              Instructor:  Carmen Sprague

Dates:                        May 3, 10, 17 and 24

Time:                         3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Fee:                            $65 Member/$85 for a 4 week                                                 session


Learn the basics of photography.  Standard Digital will be discussed.  Basic camera operation and care, settings, frame placement and paper selections for printing, presentation and framing and preservation  of prints. Various computer programs will be discussed for printing and manipulation.  Bring your camera and its manual, plus a notebook for taking notes.  Be prepared for homework printing assignments.

 

June 12 - 16

ART AROUND THE WORLD

Explore art from various time periods and from cultures and styles all around the world!


June 19 - 23

FANTASTIC FLORIDA

Become a Florida naturalist by learning about and creating projects reflecting the unique flora and fauna that Florida has to offer!


June 26 - 30

DESTINATION IMAGINATION

Let your imagination take over while we explore projects based on mythology, fairy tales and make-believe! Unicorns, fairies, wizards and mermaids are only the beginning!


July 3 - 7

OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS

Create animal-themed projects while learning about our amazing furred, feathered and scaled animal friends


July 10 - 14

UNDER THE SEA

Go for a dive while we create art reflecting and exploring the lore and beauty of the sea and everything it holds!



To confirm your spot in one or ALL these classes, call the Cape Coral Art League at 239-772-5657.  Print out this flyer and pass the word around.  Click here!

Give a gift that keeps them creating!

The Cape Coral Art League gift certificates are available in any amount!  Call 239-772-5657 or visit our office at 516 Cultural Park Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33990 for more information and to purchase a gift certificate!


Gift certificates can be redeemed toward a variety of classes and workshops for adults and children, as well as our Gift Shop!

ADULT CLASSES

The Spring 2017 classes and workshops promise to please everyone!

To register for a class or workshop and to look at the full schedule, click here!

2017 SUMMER HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ART CLASSES!!


Instructor:  Hal Klingler, BFA

Contact information:  239-336-9873 and halklingler@comcast.net


Dates:    Thursdays, July 6, 13, 20 and 27

Time:     12pm to 4pm

Fee:        $25 for 4 week session, 12 person limit per class

Bring:     Snack & beverage

Location:  Cape Coral Art League, 516 Cultural Park Building, Cape Coral, FL  33990 239-772-5657


This course involves a focus on drawing techniques, color design/mixing and composition.  Students are encouraged to bring in their own materials and art interests to work on.  Supplies will be available for an additional fee by request, prior to the first day of class.  For more information, click here!

NEW - ACRYLIC PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS

Monday                    Instructor:  Pat St. Onge

Dates:                       Apr 3, 19, 17, 24 ongoing per                                                  instructor

Time:                         1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fee:                            $60 Member/$80 Non-Member

                                    per 4 week session


Acrylic is the perfect medium for the beginning painter and this class is the perfect place to start.  Pat will cover materials, color mixing and a variety of strokes and application techniques.  You will enjoy creating four (4) finished paintings, step by step.  (Supply list available). 

                          *****NEW*****

WATERCOLOR FOR THE BEGINNER

Thursday                     Instructor:  Kathy Gibbs

Dates:                           May 4, 11, 18, 25

                                       June 1, 8, 15, 22

Time:                            1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fee:                               $60 Member/$80 Nonmember

                                       per 4 week session


Learn the basics of watercolor including choosing a palette, mixing and glazing watercolor, wet into wet, color washes, wet into dry, saving the white of the paper and more.  Lea.rn how to paint loosely and keep the sparkle in your painting.  You will learn tips on making a balanced and interesting composition.  This class is aimed at anyone struggling with watercolor or the beginner

BASIC TECHNIQUES OF OIL PAINTING

Wednesday              Instructor:  Terry Halek

Dates:                        Apr 5, 12, 19, 26

                                    June dates per instructor

Time:                         9:00 am - Noon

Fee:                            $60 Member/$80 Non-Member

                                    per 4 week session


Oil painting is considered the easiest medium to learn. Color mixing is easier; paint flow and brush strokes are smoother. Forgiveness is probably its greatest attribute. You will learn stroke by stroke, painting by painting. Request a supply list.  If you have questions, call Terry at (239) 471-7315  Beginners and experienced painters are welcome.

FUNDAMENTALS OF OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTINGS FOR

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

Tuesday                   Instructor:  Patty Sole

Dates:                      Apr 4, 11, 18, 25 ongoing per instructor

Time:                       9:30am - noon or 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Fee:                          $65 Member/$85 for each  4 week

                                  session


If you have some experience in painting with oils or acrylics, this class was made for you!  Creating an under-painting, mixing colors, and applying the paint properly while discovering what makes a good painting, are but a few of the things you'll learn as you paint.  Learn as you paint.  Be  sure to ask for a supply list when you register.  No beginners.  Patty's website:  www.pattysole.com


BEGINNING WATERCOLOR FOR THE BEGINNER

Tuesday                 Instructor:  Pat Ricci

Dates:                     Apr 4, 11, 18, 25                                 

Time:                      9:00 am - Noon

Fee:                         $60 Member/$80 Non-Member for 

                                 each 4 week session


Learn watercolor through a variety of painting techniques in an easy to follow sequence.  Pat will cover color blending, the importance of value (lights and darks), design and drawing with shading and perspective.  For a nominal fee Pat will furnish  a palette to get you started.  Supply list available.


*********  NEW! ******** 

BAMBOO PEN & INK DRAWING AND ART JOURNALING

Tuesday              Instructor:  Linda Benson

Dates:                 May 2, 9, 16, 23

                             June 6, 13, 20, 27

Time:                   9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee:                      $80 Member/$100 Non-member per 4                                 week session

Learn pen & ink drawing techniques using a bamboo pen.  Texture, balance & design will be covered.  There will be a $35 supply charge for the hand carved bamboo ink pen and a journal.  The local Florida bamboo is harvested from Echo Farms.  Bamboo pens are fun and interesting for all.  A nice twist to a basic drawing.  Bamboo pens were used ages ago and brings out the "back to basics" feeling!

OPEN PAINTING

So very popular! 

Every Wednesday - 1:00 to 4:00 pm
$2 for Members and $6 Non-Members
ALL ARE WELCOME!
Enjoy the company of fellow artists.  Just come in and bring your own art project and supplies!  Enjoy some yummy snacks too!

(no registration in necessary)

Contact Information: 


Address:

516 Cultural Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, Florida   33990


Website: capecoralartleague.org

Email:  ccal@capecoralartleague.org


Phone:              (239) 772-5657

Fax:                   (239) 772-2222


Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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