Art

  1. New exhibit at Florida Museum offers look at killer whales

    The Florida Museum of Natural History’s latest exhibit, “Whale People: Protectors of the Sea,” is a unique experience featuring a more than 4,000-pound, hand-carved totem of a human riding a killer whale. A 90-foot video projection around the totem depicts these animals in the wild…

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  2. Sherrie Pettigrew: Drawing- easy and fun as catching raindrops!

    Free Art Workshop for all Adults. No experience necessary. Materials provided. We do art for fun, community, and the joys of creativity. Tuesday March 5th we a very lucky to have Sherrie Pettigrew- a renown Gainesville artist and wonderful art teacher. Sherrie presents a very…

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  3. SciArt Meetup: Birds

    Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History before hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partners Santa Fe College Art Gallery and Wayfaring Painter, join the museum on March…

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  4. Florida Museum invites artists, designers to ‘SciArt Meetup: Birds’ March 24

    Artists and designers are invited to visit the Florida Museum of Natural History before hours for SciArt Meetups to explore exhibits and create art inspired by Florida nature and culture! With partners Santa Fe College Art Gallery and Wayfaring Painter, join the museum on March…

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  5. Beginning Drawing Botanical Illustration

    Create more dynamic dramatic drawings using simple principles and elements of good design. Learn to see, how to draw what you see, and what to leave out. (Color workshops to follow) Working with botanical subjects, we will cover the basics of proportion, perspective and composition…

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  6. Drawing, Lesson 2: light and form

    Covering tone and light for basic shapes, setting up a still life, working with a view finder and grid

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  7. Union Street Farmers Market (Wednesdays)

    The Union Street Farmers Market is at Bo Diddley Plaza every Wednesday from 4 to 7 pm. Get your seasonal veggies, baked goods, bread, pretzels, prepared food, local art, and more!

  8. Florida Museum to present ‘Da Vinci After Dark’ March 28

    The Florida Museum of Natural History is hosting an evening event just for adults on March 28 from 7 to 9 p.m. in honor of the 500th anniversary year of Leonardo Da Vinci’s death. Participants can take part in trivia and try to improve on…

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