1861 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota, FL 34236, US
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The Artful Giraffe

Welcome! Art/Gift Gallery & Pottery Studio in Sarasota

July Classes

 Come join us for a creative art class...or two! Relax, have some fun, and leave with a cool piece of artwork!! Bring a friend or meet new friends! We are all about having fun at The Artful Giraffe!!  

  

Shibori Scarf

Saturday, July 7th, 11am to 1pm 

Instructor: Jane Harris

Learn the traditional Japanese dyeing technique known as "shibori" while making two beautiful 11x60 silk scarves. It is amazing to see the unique patterns that are created! Please wear "painting" clothes and/or bring a paint smock. $40 class fee plus $20 materials fee.


 

 

Acrylic Painting: Seagulls

Thursday, July 12th, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Instructor: Diana Fava

Learn basic acrylic techniques while creating a bird painting on canvas. $40 class fee plus $10 materials fee.

 

 

Cigar Art: A Collage 

Saturday, July 21st, 11am - 1pm

Instructors: Paul and Joan Solomon

Create a unique piece of art; One 8"x10" collage created with cigar labels. Includes a 11"x14" Beveled Mat. Ready for you to frame. No two alike! Have fun in this new class! $30 class fee plus $12 materials fee.

 

 

Fluid Art- NEW-

*Learn 2 new techniques*

Sunday, July 22nd, 11am - 1pm

Instructor: Jane Harris

Learn the recipe for an acrylic mixture to pour onto two 12x12 wood boards, and two new techniques to create stunning "cells" on your piece! Projects will require extra drying time for pick up later in the week. No painting experience necessary. Please wear "painting" clothes and/or bring a paint smock. $35 class fee plus $20 materials fee.

 

  

Cigar Box Purse - NEW

Tuesday, July 24th, 1pm - 3:30pm

Instructor: Pat Ross

For those that love the thrill of converting a second-hand article into a work of functional art, creating a purse out of a cigar box if just the fun project for you! $40 class fee plus $10 materials fee.

  

Bottle Art - NEW

Tuesday, July 24th, 5pm - 7pm

Instructor: Steve Lansley

In this class you will create a fun new project using recycled bottles! Transform an ordinary bottle into a decorative art lamp. These lamps can be used both inside and out easily without a cord. $50 class fee.


  

Acrylic Painting: Mermaid in Margaritaville


Thursday, July 26th, 11:30am - 1:30pm

Instructor: Diana Fava

Learn basic acrylic techniques while creating a fun mermaid painting on canvas. $40 class fee plus $10 materials fee.



Stop by The Artful Giraffe or call us at 941-388-3700 to register for classes.

Registration/payment MUST be made prior to the day of class.

Class fees are non-refundable.