Art Classes

Small Group Art Classes available in the following subjects:

(All ages and all skill levels are welcome, children to adults, beginners to profesionals)

DRAWING

  • How to draw anything you can see or imagine

PAINTING

  • Any style (Abstract, portraiture, impressionism, etc.)
  • Watercolor, acrylics or Oils

FASHION DESIGN & SEWING

  • Fashion Drawing
  • How to design your own clothes & fit them to your figure What clothes flatter your figure type
  • Sewing basics and techniques
  • Pattern drafting
  • Creating art-to-wear clothing

FABRIC DESIGN

  • How to design your own fabrics
  • Color and technique
  • Printing of your own fabrics
  • Creating garments with your own fabrics

TEEN FASHION & SEWING

  • Fashion drawing
  • Sewing basics and techniques
  • What clothing flatters your figure type
  • How to dress to reflect your style
  • How to take your existing wardrobe and make it really yours

Teacher: Laurie Anspach

With a degree in Textile Design from the Rhode Island School of Design, Laurie has 21 years of experience as a textile print designer for the NYC garment industry and European interior design market. As a commission painter for more than 30 years, Laurie has worked with hundreds of students to teach them how to draw and paint anything they see or imagine. An award-winning painter, art educator and fashion designer, Laurie also ran her own art school for 10 years. Some of her students have since become internationally known designers, including Rebecca Minkoff—an industry leader in luxury handbags, accessories and apparel with designs spotted worldwide on young women and celebrities alike.

Call 727-488-9732 to find out more and to enroll! or email lanspach1@tampabay.rr.com

$40/class (no more than 5 students per class), scheduling for weekdays 3:30-5pm, Saturday 9-10:30, 10:45am-12:15pm, 1-2:30, 3-4:30 additional evening or weekday private classes are available by appointment.