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April 2018

Manatee County Schools Opening Reception

April 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Manatee County Schools exhibit in all three galleries.  Free and open to the public.

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$38

Nights Out – Pastel & Chalk Drawing

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Creative Fun for Everyone! Pastel & Chalk Drawing with Joanna Smith April 13, 2018 7:00-9:00pm Focusing on enlarged objects from everyday life, the artist will create a still life to capture the expressive power of these objects. Using the fluidity of pastels, the artist will explore the details of everyday objects by abstracting color, line and shape. Cost $38.00 includes all supplies, wine or beer & light snacks. Must be 21 or older.

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$48

Nights Out Raku

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Creative Fun for Everyone! Raku with Ted Camp April 27, 2018  6:00-9:00pm When it comes to firing kilns, there is nothing more dramatic than firing raku at night! Raku has a long history originating in Japan, which involves firing clay objects very quickly (appx. 30 minutes) and extracting them from the kiln when the glazes become molten (around 1800 degrees!). The objects are then heavily smoked in trash cans where they develop dramatic, lustrous colors is the short space of…

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May 2018
$48

Jazzy Ladies Fashion Show

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Bradenton Country Club,
4646 9th Ave W
Bradenton, FL 34205 United States
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Join us for the fashion show of the season!  See the latest in Chico's fashions.  Enjoy lunch at the Bradenton Country Club.  Shop local handcrafted wearable art and enjoy live music.

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Southern Watercolor Society Exhibition

May 15 - June 22
ArtCenter Manatee

Join us as we present the inaugural Southern Watercolor Society exhibit at ArtCenter Manatee.  Representing 19 states and showing in all three galleries.

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Opening Reception for Southern Watercolor Society

May 19 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the inaugural showing of the Southern Watercolor Society at ArtCenter Manatee.  Enjoy complimentary wine, beer and appetizers from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.  Free and open to the public.

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June 2018

Jenny Medved, Indigenous People: Portraits of Heritage, and Descent

June 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibit Here In-Person Receiving

June 23 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Receiving for Exhibit Here An open, all media, juried exhibit Saturday Jun 23, 9:00-1:00

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Exhibit Here & Jenny Medved Opening Reception

June 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

An opening reception for two shows. Free and open to the public.

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September 2018

Florida Watercolor Society Exhibit

September 7 @ 9:00 am - October 26 @ 5:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Florida Watercolor Society Exhibit featured in all three galleries.

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Nights Out – Creative Fun For Everyone

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Nights Out Magic Comes From Simple Clay with Patsy Monk September 21, 2018 7:00-9:00   Using a pasta machine and primary polymer clay colors, we will begin by making a complete color wheel….then the fun begins! We will make several canes to be used as beads and other options. Come see what 3 colors of clay can do! Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

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Florida Watercolor Society Opening Reception

September 28 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
ArtCenter Manatee

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Florida Watercolor Society Annual Exhibit.  Enjoy appetizers, complimentary wine and beer, meet the artists.  Free and open to the public.

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October 2018
$50

Nights Out – Creative Fun For Everyone

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Nights Out Satin Finished Bangle with Donna Carrion October 5, 2018 6-9pm Create a timeless satin finished bangle in one evening. You will learn to bend and solder thick gauge copper wire into a beautiful bangle. Grab your friends and create together. Cost: $50.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

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$100

Chef’s Challenge

October 6 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Join us for great food, fine wine and spirits, live art, live music and fun!  And support the education programs of ArtCenter Manatee. Competing for your vote... 3 appetizers from each chef and 1 dessert from each dessert chef: Appetizers: enRich Chef Rich Knowles, Harry's Continental Kitchen and Melange Desserts: Sugar Cubed Chef Dana Johnson, Copa Mocha Live art: Art created as you watch!  Raffled off at the end of the evening! Artists: Helen Solomon - Painting, Joanna Karpay -…

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National Sumi-e Society Exhibit

October 30 @ 9:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Showing in all three galleries, the National Sumi-e Society exhibit representing artists from 18 states and Germany.

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November 2018

National Sumi-e Society Opening Reception

November 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
Lanscape with Gazebo_Romerstein

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the National Sumi-e Society exhibition.  Enjoy complimentary wine, beer and light appetizers.

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$38.00

Nights Out-Creative Fun For Everyone! Stained Glass Ornaments with Pam Kramer

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Learn to make colorful stained glass holiday ornaments using traditional copper foil techniques with lead free solder. All tools provided to complete your masterpiece. Bring a friend and lets create! Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

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Holiday Pottery Sale

November 30 @ 10:00 am - December 1 @ 4:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Shop handcrafted pottery made by ACM students.  Functional and decorative pieces.  No entry fee, prices vary by artist.

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December 2018

WCA & Inspirations Opening Reception

December 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
Jamie Friedli - On the road to Myakka

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Women's Contemporary Artists and an open juried show Inspirations.  Enjoy complimentary beer, wine and light appetizers, meet the artists.

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$38.00

Nights Out! Creative Fun For Everyone! Holiday Basket with Kay Johnson

December 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtCenter Manatee
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Create this adorable Holiday Basket with rows of holiday color and an assortment of tie ons to bring it all together. Approximate size of completed basket is 4” x 6” x 61/2”. Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

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