Classes and Workshops

Classes and Workshops

Many of the classes listed are on-going, meaning you can enter a class whenever it is most convenient for you. Feel free to contact the instructors for class registration and more information. Download the Schedule »
Day & Time Instructor Class Room Fee
GRAPHICS
Monday
10am - 12pm
Doug Land
727-643-2554
Drawing: The focus of this class is on review and practice of basic drawing skills along with the elements and principles of art and design. Parkside Gallery $15 per session
payable month-to-month
Friday
9:30am - 12pm June-August
Facilitator
Peter Garino
 
The Portrait Workshop:  Let's get together for sketching, drawing and painting. This open studio style class has a live model. Create in a quiet friendly atmosphere while listening to classical music. The choice of media is open. There is no instructor. Painting easels, card tables & snacks are provided. Parkside Gallery $4 members
$10 non-members
Music
Monday
7pm - 8:30pm
July 10th-Aug 28th
Christiane Vinet
727-512-5966 SPBMusicClub.com JOIN AQUAPELLA NOW
AQUApella: Beat the heat with St. Pete Beach Music Club's newest musical activity for singers of all levels, high school to adult.  Many styles of popular music from the 60's to the 80's and more! Parkside Gallery $5 per session for members
$8 per session for non-members
Tuesday
10am - 11:30am
Christiane Vinet
727-512-5966 SPBMusicClub.com
Music Ensemble: Come join us as we play covers of members' favorite tunes. Guitar, keyboard, vocalists, percussion, traditional instruments. We usually play music from the 60's to the 80's or so. Standards and Broadway thrown in for good measure. This is a musical activity in itself, though we may play out from time to time for fun if we can get enough of a quorum. Mary Nabors $5 per session for members
$8 per session for non-members
Thursday
6:30pm - 8pm July 10th-Aug 28th
Christiane Vinet
727-512-5966 SPBMusicClub.com
Boomwhacker Ensemble: Come and see!!! Anybody can play! Watch a Video » Mary Nabors $5 per session for members
$8 per session for non-members
Friday
11am - 12:15pm
Christiane Vinet
727-512-5966 SPBMusicClub.com
Beginning Keyboard: Have you always wanted to be able to play the piano? Bring a small electronic keyboard and join us! No prior experience necessary. Music book fee $10 each season. Mary Nabors $5 per session for members
$8 per session for non-members
WATERCOLOR
Tuesday
9:30am - 12pm
Libit Jones
727-643-2554
libitartist@gmail.com
Watercolor Wonders: Students of all levels will enjoy this class's focus on stretching yourself as an artist. Monthly projects are meant to get you thinking outside the box. During the first class, beginners will have their materials provided and class materials will be discussed. Parkside Gallery Half day:
$70/mo for members
$80/mo for non-members
Full day:
$130/mo for members
$150/mo for non-members
Thursday
9:30am -12pm
1pm - 13:30pm
Libit Jones
727-643-2554
libitartist@gmail.com
Intermediate & Advanced Watermedia: The focus is on you as you take your art to the next level using your own reference material and the water media of your choice. Enjoy a half or full day of techniques, critiques and painting, painting, painting. Parkside Gallery Half day:
$70/mo for members
$80/mo for non-members Full day:
$130/mo for members
$150/mo for non-members
OIL & ACRYLIC
Monday
9 - 12pm  
Robert Simone
813-476-1504
robertjsimone@ gmail.com
Core Skills for Painters: Experience success with Robert's unique approach to helping new painters.  Focus is on developing the basic skills that painters need before they can become artists!  Well cover drawing for painters, color mixing, color theory, materials handling and more.  Skill level: Beginning to intermediate.  Medium: oils, water soluble oils, open acrylics. Studio C $30 per class/ members
$35 per class non-members
10% discount when purchase 6 lessons at time.
Monday
1pm - 4pm
Jan. – April
Robert Simone
813-476-1504
robertjsimone@ gmail.com
Paint Land & Sea With Robert J. Simone:  Experience success with Robert"s unique approach to painting.  Focus is on medium to large paintings.  Students learn all aspects of studio landscape painting from gathering and interpreting refereces to completing finished masterpieces.  Each month we explore different subject matter!  Skill level:  Intermediate to advanced.  Medium: oils, water soluble oils, open acrylics. Studio C $30 per class/ members
$35 per class non-members
10% discount when purchase 6 lessons at time.
Tuesday
9:30am - 12pm
Jack Providenti
727-215-4838
fineartjp@aol.com
Impressionism & the Adventure of Plein-Air Painting: Learn the art of impressionist painting techniques to complete a painting in two hours! You can also join us on field trips where you will be painting outdoors. There will be something to learn for all levels. Beginners are welcome. Studio C $25 per class
$90 for 4 lessons
10% discount for members
Tuesday
1pm – 4pm
Jan. - April
Robert Simone
813-476-1504
robertjsimone@ gmail.com
Painterly Realism: Experience success with Robert’s unique paint-a-long format. Focus is on medium to large paintings. Students learn everything from gathering references to finishing masterpieces. Subject matter changes each month. Optional sessions on Friday mornings. Studio C $110/mo for members>br> $120/mo for non-members
Discount card members receive 10% and pay as you go privileges.
Wednesday
9:30am – 2:30pm
Carol Dameron Advanced Painting in Oils and Acrylics: This class offers painting instruction in oils or acrylics. The focus is on color, composition and surface. Classical theory, color theory and art history. Still life provided. Bring lunch. Studio C $130/mo
Thursday
9:30am - 12:30pm
Ron Marvin
ronmarvinart@ hotmail.com
Fundamentals of Portrait Painting: Learn portrait painting with Ron working in oil or acrylics. Students will work from live model or photographs. Contact Ron for a materials list. Studio C $20 for members plus model fee
$30 for non-members plus model fee
Thursday
1:30pm - 4pm
Jack Providenti
727-215-4838
fineartjp@aol.com
Impressionism & the Adventure of Plein-Air Painting: Learn the art of impressionist painting techniques to complete a painting in two hours! You can also join us on field trips where students will be painting outdoors. There will be something to learn for all levels. Beginners are welcome. Studio C $25 per class
$90 for 4 lessons
10% discount for members
FIRED ARTS
Wednesday
10am – 12:00pm
Patricia Chase Fired Arts-Fused Glass: Learn basic glass cutting and assembling techniques for kiln fired glass. Make fused glass jewelry components and functional art glass. Mary Tracy Studio $15 per session for members
$18 for non-members
Wednesday
1pm - 3:30pm
Patricia Chase Fired Arts — Advanced: Continue learning glass cutting and assembling techniques for kiln fired glass. Make fused glass jewelry components and functional art glass. Mary Tracy Studio $15 per session for members
$18 for non-members
Wednesday
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Patricia Chase Fired Arts — Fused Glass, Advanced: Continue learning glass cutting and assembling techniques for kiln fired glass. Make fused glass jewelry components and functional art glass. Mary Tracy Studio $15 per session for members
$18 for non-members
WELLNESS CLASSES
Monday
9:30am – 11am
Oct. - May
Barbara Anton
727-367-2571
Morning Yoga: Join us as we challenge ourselves focusing on improving strength, energy, balance, and flexibility and ending in deep relaxation. Mary Nabors $10 for members
$12 for non-members
Monday
6pm - 7:20pm
Beth Cole
727-367-6554
Ashtanga Yoga: Ashtanga Yoga is a series of flowing postures bringing energy to the body and calmness to the mind while building strength, flexibility and balance. You will walk away feeling peaceful, empowered, vibrant and joyful. Mary Nabors $12 for members
$14 for non-members
Tuesday
8:30am - 9:30am
Jan. - May
Suze Huie
813-431-6283
horseartsuze@ gmail.com
ZUMBA… This dance fitness class is based on Latin dances from around the world from Salsa to Bollywood. Walk-ins of all ages and ability levels welcome. Please bring water and a towel. Mary Nabors $5 for members
$7 for non-members
Wednesday
6 - 7:30pm
Last Wed. of each month
Aug-May
Lori Meadows
727 902 5868
 lorimeadows@ hotmail.com  
Aromatherapy and Essential Oils: Join Lori the last Wednesday evening of every month for a fun and informative class on Aromatherapy and Essential Oils! You’ll leave each class with a make-and-take item that you can start using right away! Please contact Lori for details and reservations. Parkside Gallery $10 for members>br> $12 for non-members
Thursday
8:30am - 9:30am
Jan.- May
Suze Huie
813-431-62834
horseartsuze@ gmail.com
ZUMBA… This dance fitness class is based on Latin dances from around the world from Salsa to Bollywood. Walk-ins of all ages and ability levels welcome. Please bring water and a towel. Mary Nabors $5 for members
$7 for non-members
Saturday
9:30am – 10:45am
Oct. - May
Barbara Anton
727-367-2571
Saturday Yoga: Join us as we challenge ourselves focusing on improving strength, energy, balance, and flexibility and ending in deep relaxation. Mary Nabors $10 for members
$12 for non-members
Saturday
4:30pm – 5:30pm
July 8th & 22nd
Sally and Katherine Robinson
727-515 0451
beginwithin88@ gmail.com
www.beginwithin.me
Drumming Up the Fun: We heard/felt our mother's heartbeat at 80dBs (decibels) in the womb.  It's no wonder we are so drawn to the drum & rhythm because of this initial exposure to the solid beat of the heart.  Come re-experience your natural innate rhythms with Drum CONNECTION Tampabay.  We will be learning drum ensembles from many different cultures from around the globe.  No experience necessary, all ages welcome,  Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Mary Nabors $10 for members>br> $12 for non-members
$5 children
2nd &4th Saturday  of each month
6pm-7pm  
Katherine Robinson
727-515-0451  
Meditation, Relaxation & Chanting :Come join me for an hour of mindfulness meditation practices, chakra work, chanting and guided imagery with progressive relaxation. Reconnect to a deeper part of yourself and remember how to BE. We are human *beings* not human doings. This will be an opportunity to invite calm, restoration, healing and positive energy into your mind body and spirit. With a busy and hectic lifestyle and schedule, the body and mind struggles to keep up with the pace we set, doing and thinking. Please bring something comfortable to sit and lie down on. Chairs are provided for those that would rather sit. For more information, please go to www.beginwithin.me Mary Nabors $10 per session for members
$12 per session for non-members