News and Announcements
April 11, 2021

Business Meeting

  • APRIL 13, 2021at 10:00 am. 

  • Bring a canned food item for donation to the Food Bank.

New Club Phone Number

  • We have changed our phone carrier, and with that goes a new phone number. 

  • The new club phone number is 772-321-9333. ​

Artwork
PLEASE PICK UP YOUR ARTWORK from the Eau Gallery Show. 

If you haven't already picked up your artwork that was displayed in Eau Gallery,  please do so on this Tuesday after the General Business Meeting.

The Annual Beautiful Lagoon Show

  • ANNUAL LAGOON SHOW will be held in conjunction with Sebastian's Earth Day Celebration on April 24th.   

  • Printed copies of the Prospectus and entry form labels are available in the office on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 11 - 3 pm. 

  • This year, the club is allotted four (4) tents at the Earth Day Celebration in Riverview Park on April 24th.  We will be having our juried show in those tents.   

  • Artists are responsible for on-time drop off and pick-up of their artwork at the club's tent

  • Drop off Artwork between 8:00 and 8:30 am at Riverview Park

  • Pick Up at the end of the day between 4:00 and 4:30 pm.

Free Demonstrations

THE SRAC WILL BE OPEN ON SELECT SATURDAYS FOR FREE DEMOS AS  WELL AS MEMBERS' OPEN STUDIO

  • The Art Center  will be open on the following upcoming Saturdays in April:  April 17 from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. 

  • Each week there will be a Free Artist Demonstration (a different demonstrator each week) from 11:00 am until 12:00 (Noon) each Saturday.

  • The Demos  are open to the general public, followed by an open studio from 12:00 to 3:00 pm. 

  • The Open Studio is for SRAC members only.

The Art of Decorative Painting Demonstration by Theresa Prokop

  • Our Demonstrator for this Saturday, April 17th, will be Theresa Prokop

  • Theresa will give a Demonstration in the Art of Decorative Painting. 

  • She will be demonstrating various products, materials and techniques used on a variety of surfaces to complete a project. 

  • Example:  Canvas, wood, cloth, plastic, rubber, cement, handbags  and pottery. 

  • Samples of materials used will be on view. 

  • The Demo will be from 11am to noon. 

  • The public is invited to attend so feel free to bring a friend.

Mini Masterpieces

  • Small canvases and frames are available at the club for the Mini Masterpieces which benefit the Food Bank. 

  • We ask our members to donate a bit of their time and talent to paint a few of these each year. 

  • We were able to donate over $1400 to the Food Bank in the last 12 months.  

  • A big Thank You goes out to the members that provided quality pieces whose artwork reflected their talent and that the SRAC were able to sell during shows and events.

  • Free small canvases and frames are available for pick-up at the club anytime the club office is open.  (normally Tuesdays, Thursdays and some Saturdays from 11 - 3)

Open Studios

  • Open Studio days and hours may change from week to week depending on the room availability and scheduled classes.  

  • Available days and hours will be listed here each week in the eblast.

  • Open Studios are for SRAC members in good standing only.
     

  • Open Studio  - Saturday, April 17th from 12-3PM 

  • Masks are required during both the Demonstrations and the Open Studio session
     

April 2021 SRAC Art Classes

  • All classes are $15 for members, $20 for non-members, unless otherwise noted.

  • Please contact the individual teacher to register and for a supply list.

  • Classes may be canceled due to under-attendance.

  • All classes are $15 for members, $20 for non-members, unless otherwise noted.

  • Please note that all students will be set up at least 6 foot apart.

  • Students should bring their own plastic for the tables.

  • Canvas cloths will be under the tables to protect the new rugs.

  • All classes will have at least a 30 minute cleaning time between them.

  • Masks are to be worn in the gallery and community room.

  • If you are taking a class, all students will have separate tables at which they can remove masks while they are painting at their table. 

Tuesday April 13   12:30 - 3:30 pm

Beginning Watercolor

Lolly Walton

lollyart4sale@cfl.rr.com  321-625-7115

Wednesday  April 14   2:00 - 5:00 pm

Paint/Draw What You See

Richard Gillmor

772-918-3148       rnjgillmor@gmail.com

  • Please bring #2 pencils/eraser and a sketch book or paper

  • Acrylic paint and 11x14 boards provided if you wish to paint

Thursday  April 15  9:00 - Noon

Abstract Acrylic/Oil/Fix It

Sheila Lougheed

canvasdancer319@gmail.com    203-648-3138  

Thursday  April 15  12:30 - 3:30 PM

Painting Loose with Watercolor

Judy McNamara

mcnamara_r@bellsouth.net   321-258-0987

Saturday April 17  11:00 - 12:00 pm

Demonstration by Theresa Prokop

Decorative Painting

NEFolkArtist@gmail.com    860-501-1393

www.NewEnglandFolkArtist.com

Saturday April 17 (Noon) - 3:00 pm

Open Studio

Tuesday April 20  12:30 - 3:30 pm

Beginning Watercolor

Lolly Walton

lollyart4sale@cfl.rr.com  321-625-7115

Thursday  April 22  9:00 - Noon

Abstract Acrylic/Oil/Fix It

Sheila Lougheed

canvasdancer319@gmail.com    203-648-3138  

Thursday  April 22  12:30 - 3:30 PM

Painting Loose with Watercolor

Judy McNamara

mcnamara_r@bellsouth.net   321-258-0987

SATURDAY APRIL 24 - Beautiful Lagoon Art Show

Tuesday April 27   9:00 - Noon

Advanced Watercolor 

Jean Archibald         

keel84@aol.com     321-725-1537

Tuesday April 27  12:30 - 3:30 pm

Beginning Watercolor

Lolly Walton

lollyart4sale@cfl.rr.com  321-625-7115

Wednesday  April 28   2:00 - 5:00 pm

Paint/Draw What You See

Richard Gillmor

772-918-3148       rnjgillmor@gmail.com

  • Please bring #2 pencils/eraser and a sketch book or paper

  • Acrylic paint and 11x14 boards provided if you wish to paint

Thursday  April 29  9:00 - Noon

Abstract Acrylic/Oil/Fix It

Sheila Lougheed

canvasdancer319@gmail.com    203-648-3138  

Thursday  April 29  12:30 - 3:30 PM

Painting Loose with Watercolor

Judy McNamara

mcnamara_r@bellsouth.net   321-258-0987

Sebastian River Art Club, Sebastian, Florida

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