The FMBAA Spring Juried Art Show “Under the Sun” opens February 11 through March 21 at the Fort Myers Beach Art Association Gallery, 3030 Shell Mound Blvd, Fort Myers Beach. The award winners of this show will be announced at the reception on Sunday, February 17 which will begin at 1:00 pm with a gallery talk by artists Marge Lee & Renee Chastant. These events are free and open to the public. All artwork in this exhibit will be available for viewing and sale until March 21.
In other Gallery activity, Bea Pappas will offer a demo at the gallery on Sunday, February 10 from 4-6 pm, the fee for this demo is $10/15. Bea is also offering a gelli print workshop “Two for One, Gelli Print transfers and Acrylic Reverse Painting” Monday, Feb. 11, 9 am – 4 pm. Other workshops taking place that week on Tues & Wed, Feb. 12 & 13 are “Abstract Watercolor” by Sue Pink and Thurs, Feb. 14 “Painting with Straws & Watercolor” by JoAnn LaPadula. Lynne Wesolowski is offering a two day workshop on the use of alcohol inks.
The FMBAA Gallery is located on corner of the Donora & Shell Mound Blvd, one mile south of the Matanzas Bridge. The gallery is open daily Monday to Saturday from 10am-3pm. Phone: 239-463-3909. Visit the website www.fortmyersbeachart.com for more information on the FMBAA, future exhibits, classes and workshops.