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Monday, December 24, 2012

Merry CHRISTmas & Happy New Year

May The Heart Of CHRISTmas
fill your heart this season
and your New Year with 
Love Joy and Peace
on earth
and goodwill to all men...
God sent

Teaching schedule for the New Year at two locations in January:
Venice Art Center and the Boca Grande Art Alliance. Upcoming Classes and Workshops:

Jan. 10th 2013:
  • Building A Strong Foundation- FUNdamentals of Painting begins Jan. 10th at the VAC on Thur. morning at 9:30 till Noon. If you ever wanted to learn to paint, color theory, etc. in Oils or Acrylics this weekly class is a good fit for you.
  • A Day In The Life Of A Still Life begins at 1pm for ALL mediums, also at the VAC. A half day Mini Refresher Course Workshop, designed to explore all the FUNdamentals of the Still Life. Set Up, composition and technique.
Jan. 14 & 15, 2013  Seeing Like An Artist for ALL mediums at the Boca Grande Art Alliance

Jan. 16th-18th Start To Finish also for ALL mediums at the Boca Grande Art Alliance

Also see The Boca Grande Art Alliance
Art Instructor Exhibition Running through January 12th, 2013
January 11tt & 12th from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Instructor Demo Days

Wednesday, December 19, 2012


for what is but a few days before Christmas... This Christmas image annual share...
may JOY abound for you and yours this CHRISTmas...
and may all have a very HAPPY NEW YEAR!

click to enlarge, see link to purchase a gift certificate below
Deadlines... Painting ...JOY JOY JOY  We all are working to get the 'to do' list done...  just thought would share, that just in case you are still hoping to give the gift of FINE ART for Christmas, its STILL POSSIBLE via the web.  I will be happy to send an Original Hitt Gift Certificate digitally to you, with any amount that you request, and you can easily print it out, and give it this year.  The An Original Hitt Gift Certificate can be applied to any original, giclee, private or semi private art lesson.

An Original Hitt Gift Certificate

while you are out and about downtown Venice... Three of my critters are now on display there
1. BB Paradise

2. Venice Just Heaven

Fins & Fur
1. Artistree Landscaping: NE corner of Venice Ave and Nokomis
2. Hyman's: Front of the Venice Library in the heart of the culture campus on the island of Venice
3. Rita & Vic's: SW corner of Venice Ave and Nokomis