City of Largo, Florida

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The Studio @ The Center Class Information

Preregistration is required for all art classes. Visit to register online or register in person at any Largo Recreation Center.

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Learn step by step how to create your own acrylic art work. This is an ongoing art class. Preregistration required one week prior to first class of each session. Begins October 3. 

Instructor: Patricia Lester

344199 Tue 10a-1p $48/$96 per month

*No program December 26

Arts & Crafts Workshop for Kids 

(Ages 7-12)

These seasonal workshops are a great way to introduce your aspiring artist to the arts.

Instructor: Joan Kozma

Lighted Winter Shadow Box

343137-L1 Dec 9 Sat 11:30a-1:30p $15/$30

Candle Making Party NEW! 


Tampa based Tipsy Candle Company will be on hand to walk you through all the stages of making your own, full size candle. From melting the wax to selecting your candles’ unique combination of scents, this workshop covers it all. Price includes all supplies for one scented candle plus one beverage (beer, wine, soda, bottled water, coffee or tea). Available for private parties, too. Preregistration required by November 10. Minimum 15.

Instructor: Tipsy Candle Company

344112-K1 Nov 17 Fri 6:30-8:30p $40 CANCELED -Please watch for information on the next event this winter!

Card Making 


Learn a variety of techniques to make beautiful hand made cards and leave with a ready to use product. Some supplies included. 

Instructor: Lea Rummler

344148 Sat 9:30-11:30a $36/$72 per month

Drop in fee: $10/$20

Coloring Club 


Turn on your brain with this fun and therapeutic activity. Coloring Club will supply interesting and unique color sheets plus all the supplies you need to make your masterpiece.

344107 Mon 10a-12p $1.50/$5

*No program September 4 and December 25

Crochet Workshop NEW! 

(Ages 12 and up)

Are you interested in learning this wonderful craft form or just haven’t done it in years? Then this workshop is for you. You’ll learn the basic skills and take home your own project that day. Fee includes all supplies.

344123-L3 Dec 9 Sat 9:30a-12p $22/$44



Beginner to intermediate level students. Learn to create the illusion of forms, textures and light sources using a variety of drawing media. 

Instructor: Patricia Lester

344102 Tue 2-4p $48/$96 per month

Drop in fee: $14/$28

*No program December 26

Jewelry Making 


Learn more advanced jewelry making techniques while you make a one of kind statement piece. Preregistration required one week prior to first class of each session. Supply fee $15 payable to instructor at start of class.

Instructor: Camille Hammerschmidt

344104-L1 Dec 5 Tue 6-9p $30/$60 Embellished Netting Bracelet

Oil Painting 


Students will learn the basic essentials for creating dimensional, life-like paintings using various paint applications, working from still life set ups or by using their own photographic reference. Supply list available. Preregistration required one week prior to first class of each session.

Instructor: Carol Crumrine

344109 Fri 2:30-4:30p $48/$96 per month

*No program November 24

Paint & Sip Parties NEW! 


Paint your very own masterpiece while enjoying a fun night out with friends. No art experience necessary. Price includes 16" x 20" canvas, all paints and supplies and one beverage (beer, wine, soda, bottled water, coffee or tea). Preregistration required one week prior to each session.

Instructor: Pam Armentano

344101-L1 Dec 1 Fri 7-10p $40



Enjoy the freedom of expression and ease of set up in painting with soft pastels. Students will learn techniques needed to create the illusion of form and light.

Instructor: Patricia Lester

344106 Thu 9:30-11:30a $48/$96 per month

Drop in fee: $14/$28

*No program November 23



This class teaches all the things that can be done in clay. Learn how to use the potters wheel, how to hand build, the secrets to glazing and about the firing process. Materials fee: $25 due upon registration for purchase of class materials for new students. Payable as needed for continuing students.

Instructor: Pat Lester


344125 Thu 1-4p $48/$96 per month


344125 Thu 5:30-8:30p $48/$96 per month

*No program November 23

Pottery for Kids 

(Ages 7-18)

Students will create projects using hand building techniques such as pinch pots, coiling and slab construction. Children should come dressed for "muddy" work and fun. $15 clay fee paid to instructor. Preregistration required one week prior to first class. Minimum 4. 

Instructor: Pam Armentano

Ages 7-11

343125 Wed 4:30-5:30p $36/$72 per month

Ages 12-18

343125 Wed 6-7:30p $36/$72 per month

*No program November 22

Pottery - Open Studio 


We invite experienced potters to come enjoy our studio. No instruction available on site. Amenities include six pottery wheels, extruder, slab roller and kiln. Price is for studio use. See flier for paint, glazing and firing fees prices.

344127 Mon 5:30-8:30p $10/$20

344127 Sat 11:30a-1:30p $10/$20

*No program September 4 and December 25

Scratchboard Workshops NEW! 


Scratchboard is a black-and-white drawing medium that utilizes a cardboard or panel board with a thin coating of fine, white clay covered by a layer of india ink. Students use sharp tools to scratch lines through the ink revealing the picture beneath. More lines equals a brighter picture resembling a wood engraving. Bring a lunch to enjoy while you work. $25 material fee payable to the instructor at start of class. Preregistration deadlines: November 25 

Instructor: Barbara Lewis

All levels welcome.

344123-L1 Dec 9 Sat 10a-4p $40/$80



Continue exploring creative techniques while expanding knowledge of design, color, values and subject matter. A new challenge will be presented at each class while exploring your own subject interest. Suggested supply list available. Minimum 3. Preregistration required one week prior to first class.

Instructor: Kerry Waltz

344111 Mon 12:30-3p $48/$96 per month

*No program September 4 and December 25

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