june, 2022

26jun10:30 am2:30 pmART CLASS: HELICONIAS IN WATERCOLOR AND COLOR PENCIL WITH CARLOS GALLOSTRA10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Event Details

Sunday, June 26, 2022 | 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Vibrant splashes of red! Crisp notes of green! Glowing bursts of golden yellow! The Heliconia is simply one of the most dynamic blooms to paint and draw from.

Join fellow artists as we explore our garden to study and capture these tropical gems under the guidance of Carlos Gallostra. Using references taken from choice areas in our garden, we’ll take these back to the studio where you will be able to develop a dynamic illustrative work in watercolor, color pencils, or mixtures of both. All levels are welcomed!

The program fee does not include materials. Please view the syllabus with the complete list of required and suggested supplies here. 

Ticket Rates
Members $39
Non-members $49

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Tickets are nonrefundable.

Instructor biography: Carlos Gallostra is a representational artist whose practice has been shaped under numerous celebrated mentors in the U.S. and Italy throughout the years. He holds a B.F.A. from the prestigious New World School of the Arts of Miami, where he has taught over the past ten years, as well as an M.F.A. and an M.S. from the Pratt Institute of New York. In addition, he has furthered his studies at various ateliers, academies, and museums throughout the U.S. and abroad. Next to crafting his work, he takes great joy in imparting ideas, approaches, and helping his students find their voices in the arts.

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