Students Try Their Hand at Plein Air Art


The fourth and fifth grade students at Beach Elementary School tried their hand at painting en plein air, or outside, this week, with the help of several artists from the Fort Myers Beach Art Association.

The colorful results will be on display at the Paint the Beach Awards Ceremony and Reception Friday, November 10 from 5-8pm in the Festival Tent at Santini Plaza. See for ticket and event information. Shown here are some of the 5th graders. Volunteer artists from the FMBAA included: Milly Pereira, Julie Nusbaum, Joanne Shamp, Kathy Schlitzer, Kathy Taylor and Barb Foreman.