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Registration is open for Fall!

Fall I classes begin the week of Aug 28th.

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Crealdé School of Art is a community-based nonprofit arts organization established in 1975. It features a year-round sequential curriculum of more than 125 visual arts classes for students of all ages, taught by a faculty of over 45 working artists; a renowned Summer ArtCamp for children and teens; a Visiting Artist Workshop series, three galleries, the Contemporary Sculpture Garden and award-winning outreach programs. Crealdé’s second campus, the Hannibal Square Heritage Center, opened in 2007 in partnership with the City of Winter Park as an extension of Crealdé’s programs. A selection of classes is offered in Winter Garden.

Crealdé School of Art, located in Winter Park, FL, is supported in part by a membership of over 1,200 individuals, families and businesses; United Arts of Central Florida; the City of Winter Park; Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program; the State of Florida Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs; The Florida Arts Council; The National Endowment for the Arts; and various private foundations.

Members receive $20 off classes & workshops! See all the benefits of becoming a Crealdé member by visiting our website Membership page.

David Cumbie creating a sculpture
Classes & Workshops

Fall 2017
FALL I Session: August 28 to October 29, 2017
FALL II Session: October 30 to January 21, 2018


Fall I

WKYA1 Jack-o’-Lanterns: A Holiday Tradition in Clay Child (ages 5 and up) and Adult Workshop with Doug Bringle
Sunday, September 24, & October 1, 1-4 pm, Studio 7
Withdrawal deadline is a week prior to workshop

Carve clay pumpkins you create into jack-o’-lanterns of your screams to delight you and your trick or treaters for Halloweens to come. Everyone can create family heirlooms. Single adults welcome!
Members $100 • Non-members $120

WKPB02 Photograph to Artwork: Photo Reference
Workshop for All Artists with Instructors: Sherri Bunye, David Cumbie, and Barbara Tiffany
Saturday, October 14, 9 am-5 pm, Studio 1A
Withdrawal deadline is a week prior to workshop

Artists often use personal photographs as inspiration for future work. Learn how to control your camera to capture dynamic images for use in your painting, drawing, or sculpture. Observe form, values, temperature, and composition working with both still-life scenes and live models. Feedback given by instructor in your art medium. Bring your camera, tripod, and note-taking materials.
Members $185 • Non-members $205

WKPB03 Inspired Word with Elaine Person Fall I
Saturday, September 16, 10 am-4 pm, Heritage Center
Saturdays, October 21, 9 am-5 pm & October 28, 10 am-4 pm, Studio 3
Withdrawal deadline is a week prior to workshop

Tap into your creativity with the use of art prompts such as paintings, objects, and photographs. Explore various genres of writing while learning to look at art to create poems, stories, or essays. Short lunch break provided.
Members $75 • Non-member $95

, by PHONE 407-671-1886 or STOP BY THE MAIN CAMPUS, 600 St. Andrews Blvd., Winter Park, FL 32792.

Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

WEATHER NOTE: If classes are canceled due to bad weather, it will be announced here

Galleries & Exhibitions

June 2 – September 1, 2017:
36th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

The exhibition features some of the year’s best student work in painting, drawing, photography, ceramics, sculpture, jewelry and fiber arts; juried by Crealdé’s program managers. Opening reception coincides with the Annual Membership Meeting. The Membership Meeting & Awards Ceremony takes place from 7-8 p.m., followed by a reception until 9:30 p.m. Friday, June 2.

35th Summer ArtCamp Student Exhibition
runs August 12 through September 1 in the Showalter Gallery on the main Winter Park campus. Come see what we created! Artwork by more than a hundred young artists and works made collaborately with the Crealdé award-winning faculty.

summer art camp image 2017

September 15, 2017 – January 13, 2018
The Lake: A Documentary Exploring the Land and People of Lake Apopka
After more than a year of planning, two artist teams set out to capture a contemporary view of the land and people of the diverse and distinctive Lake Apopka community. Orchestrated by Peter Schreyer, 25 photographers, studio artists and plein air painters from the Crealdé School of Art community in partnership with the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation documented a way of life in this historically rich region of Central Florida.
Please join us for two Opening Receptions!
Friday, September 15, 2017
7 to 9 pm at Alice & William Jenkins Gallery
Crealdé School of Art, 600 St. Andrews Blvd, Winter Park, FL 32792
8 to 10 pm at the Hannibal Square Heritage Center 642 W. New England Blvd., Winter Park, FL 32789

Sunday, September 17 - Artist Talk with The Painters: Tom Sadler leads an informal discussion with the plein air painters and studio artists.
2 pm at Alice & William Jenkins Gallery, Crealdé School of Art
Friday, November 3 - Crealdé Photography Guild presents The Photographers: Participating photographers tell stories and share their experiences.
7 to 9pm at Alice & William Jenkins Gallery, Crealdé School of Art



Highlights & Notifications


Crealdé 36th Juried Student Exhibition Winners

Thank you to all the talented students that participated. Crealdé 36th Juried Student Exhibition was judged by Richard Colvin. Congratulations to the award winning artists:

Ceramics: 1st Place, Karyl Young, "Vessel II". 2nd Place, Kathy Salmieri, "Dreaming". 3rd Place, Debra Lupton, "Yuge". Honorable Mention, Mary Jo Corbett, "Tea Time". Awards sponsored by Florida Clay Art Co.

Sculpture, Jewelry & Glass: 1st Place, Carolyn Chace, "Teton Traveler". 2nd Place, Lynn Brenner-Katz, "Sensuality". 3rd Place, Mila Belle, "Fishbone Totem". Honorable Mention, Jeannie Baker, "Cuff Bracelet". Awards sponsored by Sam Flax.

Photography: 1st Place, Holly Manus, "Joe's Place". 2nd Place, Kucku Varghese, "Inside Out". 3rd Place, Ken Cashon, "Total Internal Reflectiions". Honorable Mention, Paula Keogh, "The Abandoned Greenhouse". Awards sponsored by Colonial Photo and Hobby.

Painting & Drawing: 1st Place, Robert Albertson,
"Chair in a Room. 2nd Place, Patricia Cavazos, "Censorship". 3rd Place, Cheryl Forney, "Three's Company". Honorable Mention, Ricki McCurdy, "My View". Awards sponsored by Art Systems of Central Florida.



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