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Unleash Your Inner Artist with these 7 Artistic Adventures

 

If you love exploring your creative side and the pride of handcrafted workmanship, learn something new in one of these nearby sessions.

Expand your horizons with other adventurous artisans and create something special to take home with you.

In a world of mass produced sameness, here are seven places where you can learn to craft something so unique it will make you beam with pride.

 

Artwork.jpgPainting by Jana Withers

Monday Morning Paint Along with the Nature Coast Art League.
1202 Kenlake Avenue, Spring Hill

Monday mornings from 9:00am – 12:00noon, drop in to start or work on a painting. Bring your own project and materials. Enjoy letting your creativity flow in this artistic space as you spend time with other artists.

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Weaving with Woodland Hills Alpaca Fiber Arts
Brooksville (call for address) 

Learn the exciting art of spinning and weaving alpaca fleece at Woodland Hills Alpacas.  Experts will demonstrate and teach time-honored techniques to process this fiber into yarn and amazing woven projects to take home. Check their class calendar and book your spot. 

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Paint and Craft with Artful Possibilities 
414 East Liberty Street, Brooksville

Artful Possibilities gives adults and children opportunities to   explore their artistic ideas. Check the class calendar and join sessions for arts and crafts like painting on canvas and other surfaces such as plaster, ceramic and glass. Plan a private kids party for a creative adventure to remember.

 

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Paint. Sip. Socialize with Painting with a Twist 
4351 Commercial Way, Spring Hill 34606

Part party. Part art class, Painting with a Twist invites people to       gather and enjoy beverages while creating a painting suitable for framing.  No art experience is required. All painting supplies and artist instructions are included in the class price.  Choose from a class calendar featuring a variety of themes or arrange your own party

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Make Magnificent Olive Creations at The Olive Grove
15016 Rester Drive, Brooksville 

Go to the Olive Grove and craft all things olive. Learn how to make aromatic and skin-loving castile soap or Bonsai an olive tree. Make   olive oil infusions and extracts. Or join a group of Olive Grove   Artisans to craft and fire various types of pottery together. Check their Event Calendar for workshops, concerts, demonstrations and more.

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Barbara’s Stained Glass Workshop
Hernando Beach (call for address)

So many expressed interest in learning the art of stained glass          that Barbara started sharing her Hernando Beach studio and teaching workshops. Attend three two hour small group sessions   for beginners and continue at an intermediate level. After       completing an intermediate class, you’re free to book studio time to pursue further projects.  Contact Barbara by email [email protected] or phone 352-573-0878 to inquire about workshop dates and times.\

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Applesauce and Salsa workshops at Little Rock Cannery
15487 Citrus Way, Brooksville

The Little Rock Cannery delivers a way to pursue your culinary creativity. Learn to prepare salsa so extraordinary that New Mexico natives say it’s the best ever. Craft applesauce so naturally sweet it’s purely perfect. The best part? Your creation is prepared from local farm products and – made this way – is nutritionally superb. The Cannery provides a commercial grade, large capacity, clean, fully equipped kitchen. Instruction on canning and preserving techniques is personalized for all levels of ability. Contact the Little Rock Canneryto inquire about workshop dates or flexible, individual training.   

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Cannery slogan: Buy Local. Can Local. Eat Healthy. Learn how!