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Explore and create in the Appleton’s art classes, workshops and educational programs for adults. Browse the education calendar below for upcoming programs. All programs are led by experienced educators.

Visit the Online Resources page for educational content such as artist talks, videos on the permanent collection, crossword and jigsaw puzzles, and more.

If you have any questions, please contact Hollis Mutch, 352-291-4455, ext. 1613, or mutchh@cf.edu.

Explore Our Classes

Appleton Book Club: Remembering Paradise Park

February 7, 2023 -  February 7, 2023
Tuesday,  7 p.m.
Member Cost: Free
Non-Member Cost: Free

This meeting of the Appleton Book Club will discuss “Remembering Paradise Park: Tourism and Segregation at Silver Springs” by Lu Vickers and Cynthia Wilson-Graham.

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Dig Into Clay: Wheel Throwing

February 18, 2023 -  March 25, 2023
Saturdays,  10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Member Cost: $210
Non-Member Cost: $245

(CLASS FULL) These six-week sessions offer potters of all skill levels a chance to practice and develop new skills and techniques in hand building or wheel throwing through fun and functional ceramic projects inspired by your own interests. This session focuses on wheel throwing. Fee includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing.

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Master Class: Watercolor with Sue Primeau

Ages: Adults
February 25, 2023 -  March 25, 2023
Saturday,  1-3 p.m.
Member Cost: $150
Non-Member Cost: $175

Learn from the masters in this series of special classes, designed for those who are ready to take their work to the next level. In this four-part class, learn intermediate and advanced watercolor techniques from Sue Primeau.

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Art 101: Florida Landscape Acrylic Painting

March 14, 2023
Tuesday,  10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Member Cost: $50
Non-Member Cost: $75

A three-hour workshop to paint a Florida landscape using acrylic paints. All materials are provided; all skill levels are welcome.

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Dig Into Clay: Hand Building

Ages: Adults
April 1, 2023 -  May 6, 2023
Saturdays,  10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Member Cost: $210
Non-Member Cost: $245

These six-week sessions offer potters of all skill levels a chance to practice and develop new skills and techniques in hand building or wheel throwing through fun and functional ceramic projects inspired by your own interests. This session focuses on hand building. Fee includes 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and firing.

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Master Class: Cyanotype with Tyrus Clutter

Ages: Adults
April 15, 2023
Saturday,  1-4 p.m.
Member Cost: $50
Non-Member Cost: $75

Take a Master Class to make cyanotype prints with Tyrus Clutter, CF Professor.

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Intro to Drawing

Ages: Adults
April 22, 2023 -  April 29, 2023
Saturdays,  1-4 p.m.
Member Cost: $75
Non-Member Cost: $100

Learn the basics of drawing in this two-part workshop. All skill levels are welcome.

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Appleton Book Club: In Montmartre

May 9, 2023 -  May 9, 2023
Tuesday,  7 p.m.
Member Cost: Free
Non-Member Cost: Free

This meeting of the Appleton Book Club will discuss “In Montmartre: Picasso, Matisse and the Birth of Modernist Art” by Sue Roe.

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Master Class A.M.: Florida-Style Kyo Uchiwa Fan

Ages: Adults
May 20, 2023
Saturday,  10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Member Cost: $75
Non-Member Cost: $95

Take a master class with artist Hiromi Mizugai Moneyhun.

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Master Class P.M.: Florida-Style Kyo Uchiwa Fan

Ages: Adults
May 20, 2023
Saturday,  2-4:30 p.m.
Member Cost: $75
Non-Member Cost: $95

Take a master class with artist Hiromi Mizugai Moneyhun.

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