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The Artists Group (TAG)

TAG at SFSC

The Artists’ Group (TAG) at South Florida State College consists of a community of artists who are committed to developing their individual talents and promoting an appreciation for art. They meet, work, offer workshops, and sell their artwork at the TAG Studio, in the Hotel Jacaranda, historic arcade, 19 East Main Street, Avon Park.

Ongoing Classes

TAG offers informal art classes throughout the year. All classes are geared toward artists of every skill level. For more information, call 863-784-7346 or e-mail tagstudioart@yahoo.com.

Acrylic Painting - Students paint subjects of their choice or work on a project with the instructor. Each participant completes two paintings during the session.

Acrylics Made Easy - This course is designed to teach students of all skill levels (beginners, intermediate and advanced) an easy way to produce beautiful art with Acrylic Paints.  Each student will complete two paintings along with the instructor or may paint subjects of their own choice while learning the essential skills of Acrylic Painting. 

Watercolor Painting - Students paint subjects of their choice or participate in a weekly exercise demonstrated by the instructor. Classes discuss the application of color theory as well as the principles and elements of design. A gentle critique is held at the end of each session.

Creations in Clay- This class is held in the Ceramic Studio at the SFSC Art Department.  Students use clay and pottery tools to learn various techniques for this sculptural medium. Glazes are applied and projects are kiln fired. 

Oil Painting - This class covers the importance of composition and design, oil paints and their unique properties, principles for mixing colors, and techniques for applying paint.  The students will be painting their own compositions, except for beginners who will have a composition to trace. 

Abstract/Contemporary Acrylics-This class uses "Out of the Box Techniques," to create beautiful art.  This class will concentrate more on feeling, sound and balance of a composition as apposed to principles.  Intuitve creativity is encouraged with music and movement,.  A fun and relaxing class that will awaken your creativity.   


2014 FALL
Date(s) Course
Instructor
CRN Days Time Site Fee
Days: M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, S=Saturday, U=Sunday

 Creations in Clay with Betty McCarthy

 9/10-
10/22/14

Creations in Clay 

11576 

 W

 9 a.m. - Noon

 Highlands Campus
A10

 $125/supplies inc.

11/5-
12/17/14 

     Creations in Clay  

 11681

 9 a.m. - Noon

 

 Highlands Campus
A10

 $125/supplies inc.

 

Acrylic Painting-with Louise Weis

 11/5-
12/17/14
 Acrylic Painting  10453 1 - 4 p.m.   TAG Studio  $105

2015 SPRING TERM
Acrylics Made Easy with Bob Fishel       
1/9-
1/30/2015 
 Acrylics Made Easy  21247  F 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.   TAG Studio $85 
Acrylic Painting-with Louise Weis
         1/14-
   2/18/2015
Acrylic Painting   20653  W 1 - 4 p.m.  TAG Studio  $105 
3/4-
3/25/2015
Acrylic Painting 21358 W 1 - 4 p.m.  TAG Studio  $85
 Clay Work/Ceramics-with  Betty McCarthy
1/14-
2/25/2015 
 Clay Work/Ceramics  21249  W 9 a.m. - Noon  TAG Studio   $135
Oil Painting-with Nancy Adams
1/14-
2/4/2015 
 Oil Painting 21248  9 a.m. - Noon  TAG Studio  $85 
2/18-
3/11/2015
 
 Oil Painting 21340   W 9 a.m. - Noon     TAG Studio  $85 
Watercolor Painting-with Betty Heim
1/15-
2/19/2015
Watercolor Painting 21250 R 1-4 p.m. TAG Studio $105
3/5-
3/26/2015
Watercolor Painting  21251 R 1 - 4 p.m. TAG Studio $85
Abstract/Contemporary Acrylics with Kathy Morgan
2/5-
2/26/2015
Abstract/Contemporary Acrylics   21342   R  9 - Noon  TAG Studio $85 
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600 West College Drive
Avon Park, FL 33825

To contact us:
Phone: 863-784-7388
Fax: 863-784-7355
communityeducation@southflorida.edu