Merrill Kramer is one of the new instructors at the Beach Art Center.
INDIAN ROCKS BEACH - The Beach Art Centerís new Schedule of Classes for fall 2012 and into 2013 offers new instructors and art media as the Center looks forward to the return of many of its seasoned faculty members and their popular classes that make this art center so important and valid in the arts community.
Many classes start the week of Sept. 10 and there is truly something for everyone Ė painting in watercolor, watermedia, acrylic, oil, ink; colored pencil drawing; charcoal and pencil drawing and journal making; working from a live model, portrait painting, wheel thrown and hand built ceramics and more.
Classes are available for adults and children.
Merrill Kramer is one of the new instructors at the Beach Art Center. She will teach Hand Building (building pottery and sculpture without the wheel) on Monday mornings in the clay program.
Merrill has studied clay internationally for over 40 years and has been honored with show participation here and abroad. Studies span several universities here and numerous professional workshops and seminars. She has taught handbuilding skills to all age groups for over 20 years. After a long career in product design and retail merchandising, she welcomes the opportunity to share her passion for clay with others.
For more information, call the Beach Art Center at 727-596-4331, visit at 1515 Bay Palm Blvd., Indian Rocks Beach; or visit www.beachartcenter.org for detailed information, including a printable schedule.