Create ART & Learn

@ the Parrish United Methodist Church 

12180 US-301  Parrish, FL 34219

6pm - 8pm (unless noted below)


ArtConversations! are a membership benefit.  Members and a guest are invited to come and share their skills, techniques or to teach.  We will have a full schedule this year.  We've added a few mini classes this year along with our traditional Work with your Medium.  Feel free to bring anyone that may be interested in learning more about the arts council or joining it. The is a casual social time, get to know other members and see what our artist can create!    Thank you to the Parrish United Methodist Church for the use of the room.  We are in the the Youth Room across the road from the church and next to the Thrift Shop.  RSVP's are appreciated so we have the right setup and supplies when needed.

Some of our activities below have a supply list.  Unless noted, you will need to have your own supplies for the activity.

We will have some supplies at each of our gatherings to make Artfully Angel cards if you'd like.

  • January 18th - Work on your Medium, Socialize

  • February 15th - Membership Meeting, Work on your Medium

  • March 15th - "Whimsical Flowers"

    • Supplies Needed - watercolor pencils, colored pencils,

    • watercolor paper or cards, water, black Micron pen (water proof pen)

  • March 19th - Artfully Angels card making (Parrish United Methodist Church)

  • April 19th - May Baskets (watercolor)

  • Supplies - watercolor paper (needs to be at least 140lb and 11 x 14),                                        watercolors (these are the colors Sally will be using - raw sienna,                                               burnt Sienna, burnt umber, brown madder by Holbein,                                                                           new gamboge, ago yellow, ultramarine blue, pthalo blue (Red)                                                                   - the 5ML tubes are enough or you can get the Prang pans),                                                                 paint brush, something for water, paper towels(Viva is best).  

  • You are welcome to use whatever colors you want for your basket                                                             and flowers.  If you have questions please let us know.  

  • Our local art store - Art & Frame of Sarasota will have these colors if you want a local option.  They will also ship.

  • Here is the line drawing in pdf to the right.  You'll want to trace this onto a 11 x 14 sheet of watercolor paper before class.

  • May 17th - Work on your Medium @ Nancy's house.  Email for address

  • June 21st - Fluid Art

    • Supplies - will be furnished by artist 

  • July 19th - Share your skill or methods.  Open to anyone that wants to share how they create or the skills they use to create.  The artist that wants to share needs to bring a piece of artwork that they want to talk about.

  • July 30th - Artfully Angels card making @ Nancy's house.  Email for address

  • August 16th -  Alcohol and Ink

    • Supplies - black Micron pens (several sizes), Duralar, a black and white portrait photo - 8x10, rubbing alcohol, cotton balls, Q-Tips

  • September 20th -  Discussions on setting up a booth for display

  • October 18th - TBD

  • November 15th - Work on your Medium

  • November - Artfully Angels Holiday cards