Artists in Residence Painting in The Park
Sunday, March 26
3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m
Sundays in the Park Painting Workshop
The Artists in Residence event begins promptly at 3:00 p.m. at the Shark Valley Visitor Center. Upon arrival, take a 45 minute private tram tour to the Observation Tower. Current fellow Magnus Sodamin, will instruct a one hour painting workshop and you will get a sneak preview of his Wild Billboard. We supply all painting materials, but please bring sunscreen, a hat, bug spray and a water bottle. There is a $20.00 Park entrance fee per vehicle, but you can park on the swale of the Tamiami trail for free. This event is sponsored in part by Miami-Dade Division of Cultural Affairs. AIRE Facebook Event
Select images remain on view from “Getting the Water Right” at the observation Tower by fellow Adam Nadel (2014). Sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council.
Local Artists in Residence Inspiration & Fun
This artists event is a local favorite and is a great way to get inspired. See the everglades through new eyes and create a lasting memory and work of art. Enjoy a personal lesson from a fantastic local artist and learn some new techniques to add to your tool bag. Meet other Artists in Residence and make new friends with similar interests. Take home your work of art and display it proudly on our wall, or give it as a special gift.
What To Bring
Bring a snack or picnic and and your favorite tea or coffee to sip. Invite your spouse, kids, or a friend to share this fun and artistic experience. The park is filled with beautiful surroundings for you to gain ideas and inspiration from. Please arrive early to make sure you get settled and enjoy the full class time. You will want to be at the tram 10-15 minutes before it leaves to avoid delays.
Artists in Residence Info
Our team is here and happy to answer any questions you have about this fun artists event. What better way to spend a Sunday than in the park painting with a master instructor. See the the beautiful everglades while on the 45 minute tram ride included with your class.