Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

February 2019

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

February 8, 2019 @ February 8, 2019 - February 8, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee
$38

Create a heart shaped basket with Kay. The basket is made from walnut and maple wood. The approximate completed size is 8’ x 8”. Make this heart shaped basket for your Valentine. Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

Find out more »

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

February 9, 2019 @ February 9, 2019 - February 9, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee
$38

Nights Out – Creative Fun For Everyone – Stained Glass Hearts with Pam Kramer Learn to make a colorful heart sun catcher. Traditional copper foil techniques with lead free solder. All tools will be provided to complete your masterpiece! Bring a friend and let’s create! Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

Find out more »

January 2019

Used But Useful

January 18, 2019 @ January 18, 2019 - January 19, 2019 @ January 19, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee

Art supplies, easels, household items, and much more. If you have items to donate, please call 941-746-2862 or email christina@artcentermanatee.org. All proceeds benefit ArtCenter Manatee Educational and Outreach programs.

Find out more »

Nights Out! Creative Fun For Everyone! Mixed Media Messages with Maxine Lang

January 11, 2019 @ January 11, 2019 - January 11, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee
$38.00

Learn how to incorporate an inspirational quote, word or affirmation into a colorful piece of mixed media art using stamps, acrylics, found images, and items from nature. Bring your favorite quote, poem snippet, or word; or use one of the ideas provided in class. Cost: $38.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

Find out more »

What is Modern Art? Lecture with Joanna Coke

January 9, 2019 @ January 9, 2019 - January 9, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee
$5.00

Learn WHY art over time was created, which helps us to understand our society                                and its influences in the creative process. Learn WHAT type of art was created, which helps us understand the content                                and meaning that still affects our art today.  Learn HOW art evolved over time in techniques and how we can incorporate                                those skills into our art now.

Find out more »

December 2018

Nights Out! Creative Fun For Everyone! Raku with Ted Camp

December 21, 2018 @ December 21, 2018 - December 21, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee
$48.00

Students will learn about the raku firing process first by discussion. They will then apply glazes to pre-bisqued forms. Those pieces will then be fired and removed from the kiln by the student, smoked in metal containers to produce final colors and beautiful masterpieces. **NOTE: PLEASE WEAR CLOSED TOED SHOES. Cost: $48.00 Includes supplies, light snacks, wine or beer. Must be 21 or older.

Find out more »

November 2018

National Sumi-e Society Opening Reception

November 2, 2018 @ November 2, 2018 - November 2, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

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

Find out more »

December 2018

WCA & Inspirations Opening Reception

December 6, 2018 @ December 6, 2018 - December 6, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

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.

Find out more »

Women’s Contemporary Artists & Inspirations Open Juried Show

December 4, 2018 @ December 4, 2018 - January 11, 2019 @ January 11, 2019
ArtCenter Manatee

Women's Contemporary Artists in the Kellogg Gallery and an open juried show, Inspirations, in the Searle and Reid Hodges Gallery.

Find out more »

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

December 7, 2018 @ December 7, 2018 - December 7, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee
$38.00

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.

Find out more »

November 2018

Holiday Pottery Sale

November 30, 2018 @ November 30, 2018 - December 1, 2018 @ December 1, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

Shop handcrafted pottery made by ACM students.  Functional and decorative pieces.  No entry fee, prices vary by artist.

Find out more »

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

November 16, 2018 @ November 16, 2018 - November 16, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee
$38.00

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.

Find out more »

October 2018

National Sumi-e Society Exhibit

October 30, 2018 @ October 30, 2018 - November 30, 2018 @ November 30, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

Showing in all three galleries, the National Sumi-e Society exhibit representing artists from 18 states and Germany.

Find out more »

Chef’s Challenge

October 6, 2018 @ October 6, 2018 - October 6, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee
$100

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 -…

Find out more »

Nights Out – Creative Fun For Everyone

October 5, 2018 @ October 5, 2018 - October 5, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee
$50

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.

Find out more »

September 2018

Nights Out – Creative Fun For Everyone

September 21, 2018 @ September 21, 2018 - September 21, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

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.

Find out more »

Florida Watercolor Society Opening Reception

September 28, 2018 @ September 28, 2018 - September 28, 2018
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.

Find out more »

Florida Watercolor Society Exhibit

September 7, 2018 @ September 7, 2018 - October 26, 2018 @ October 26, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

Florida Watercolor Society Exhibit featured in all three galleries.

Find out more »

June 2018

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

June 20, 2018 @ June 20, 2018 - June 20, 2018
Find out more »

Exhibit Here & Jenny Medved Opening Reception

June 28, 2018 @ June 28, 2018 - June 28, 2018
ArtCenter Manatee

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

Find out more »
+ Export Events