Volusia Art Notes, April 15, 2022 | Arts & Entertainment

ArtHaus classes

ArtHaus offers several classes at 3840 Ridgewood Ave., Port Orange.

Adventures in Art is an after school class for ages 5 and older. The class meets 3:30 to 5 pm Tuesdays. The cost is $20 per class, which includes all supplies.

The Art of Drawing Anime & Manga for ages 8 and older will meet for 4:45-5:45 pm Thursdays. The cost is $15 per class.

Arts After School classes are taught by retired Volusia County Art Educators.

Acrylic Painting Class for ages 18 and older will meet from 1 to 3 pm Saturdays. The classes are taught by professional artists Aaron Shelton and Savannah Zanosky. These are two-class sessions and supplies are included. Each class is $60 and includes a professionally hand-stretched canvas.

For more information or to register, call (386) 767-0076 or visit arthaus.org.

A creative workshop

A creative workshop featuring John Torreano will meet from 1 to 3 pm Saturday, April 16, at Atlantic Center for the Arts’ Harris House, 214 S. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach.

Bring a canvas or bristol board, brushes and paint colors of your choice; if you do not have these supplies, ACA will provide them for a donation.

Walk-ins welcome. Free and open to everyone. For more information, call (386) 423-1753 or visit atlanticcenterforthearts.org.

Artist Workshop

Artists Workshop Inc. of New Smyrna Beach offers adult classes and workshops throughout the year at the studios in Marine Discovery Center, 540 Barracuda Blvd. Sstudy hours are 9:30 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday.

The current exhibit “Artists Choice” remains on display through April 20 at The Gallery on Canal at 115 Canal St. and is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday through Saturday.

The Artists Workshop 2022 New Smyrna Beach High School Art Show will be April 25-30. Exhibit hours will be 1 to 5 pm each day.

For more information or to register for classes, email artistsworkshopnsb@gmail.com, call (386) 424-9254 or visit artistsworkshopinc.com.

Hub on Channel

The Hub on Canal has workshops and classes at 132 Canal St., New Smyrna Beach.

The April Exhibit Opening in The Founders Gallery will be “Enzology – Living Healthier, Happier & Longer” by Dr. Enzo Trapani. The exhibit will be on display until May 1.

Art in the Form of Film with Paul Marino will meet from 5:45 to 9 pm Friday, April 15. “Loving Vincent” (2017) will be shown. Mr. Marino will introduce the film, raise questions to ponder and host a post-viewing discussion. The fee is $7, which includes glass of wine or bottle of water.

Play with Resin with Becki Shiles will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 pm Monday, April 25. The fee is $45 per one-day class (supplies included). Due to curing time, students will pick up their pieces the next day. Play with Alcohol Ink with Ms. Shiles will be from 9:30 to 11:30 am Monday, April 11. The fee is $35, which includes supplies. For more information or to register for these two classes, contact Ms. Shiles at (386) 314-8920 or vivijet2@gmail.com.

Painting Foundations with Mary Gerlach meets from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm each Tuesday. The fee is $20 per class (bring your own supplies). For information or to register, call (386) 846-3104.

Jewelry Making and Design with Debbie Moser will meet from 4 to 5:45 pm Fridays. The cost is $20 per class (materials and basic tools provided). To register or for information, email moserd@bellsouth.net.

Group Ukulele with Sally Mackay meets multiple times during the week. The cost is $20 per class. For more information or to register, call (386) 235-4140.

Elevate your Drawing Skills with Bob Stinziano will meet from 1:30 to 4:30 pm each Monday. All skill levels welcome. The fee is $20 per class. Limited enrollment of 12. For more information or to register, contact Mr. Stinziano at (386) 944-9249 or chy39@aol.com.

French language classes with Yveline Del Villar are offered multiple times during the week. The fee is $20 per class. To register or for information, email frenchwithyveline@gmail.com or call (407) 760-7355.

Welcome to Italy! with Joanne Kehrli will meet Tuesdays with beginners 3:30 to 4:30 pm and intermediate 4:30 to 5:30 pm The fee is $96 for eight-week beginner class. Required book: “Italian in 10 Minutes a Day” by Kristine Kershul. All editions are acceptable. For more information or to register contact Ms. Kehrli at (703) 727-7897 or joannekehrli@hotmail.com.

Harmonica with Farley Palmer will meet from 6 to 8 pm second Thursday of each month. Open to students of all levels. The fee is $10 per class.

Volunteers are needed for the reception desk, special events, outreach programs, promotional events, building maintenance and most all areas of operations.

Tickets are on sale for Razzle Dazzle, A New Smyrna Beach Student Fashion Show from 4 to 6 pm Sunday, May 15, at the Brannon Center, 105 S. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach. General admission is $35; VIP admission is $100. Tickets are only at hubsignatureevents.org/razzle-dazzle.

To sponsor the fashion show, contact Richard England, Hub president, at (781) 883-8987 or richard.england4@gmail.com.

For more information or to register for classes or events, visit thehuboncanal.org or call (386) 957-3924.

Jane’s Art Center

April’s exhibit in the Featured Artist Gallery will be “Out of the Kiln,” by Tim Ludwig, Andres Montenegro and Mike Nelson at Jane’s Art Center, 199 Downey St., New Smyrna Beach.

The exhibit will be on display through April 25. The exhibit and demonstration are free and open to the public. The center also has clay workshops and classes.

Gallery hours are 10 am to 5 pm, Tuesday through Saturday. For information, call (386) 402-8673 or visit janesartcenter.com.

Museum of Arts & Sciences

The Museum of Arts & Sciences offers events and exhibits at 352 S. Nova Road, Daytona Beach.

Florida Vistas Book Club: will meet at 2 pm Thursday, April 21 at the museum or virtually over Zoom. The book is “The Gladesmen: Gator Hunters, Moonshiners and Skiffers” by Glenn Simmons. Admission is free for members and $5 for non-members.

Wine Tasting: Backyard Spring BBQ will be from 5:30 to 7:30 pm Thursday, April 21 This event is for ages 21 and older. Seating is limited. Admission is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. For a reservation, call (386) 255-0285.

A special presentation of Planet Earth II will be at 2 pm Friday, April 22, in the planetarium. The museum will mark the 52nd anniversary of the first Earth Day with an episode each of the BBC’s Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II. Popcorn and snacks will be available to buy at the concession stand. The event is free for members or with paid museum admission. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis for each show.

“Ladies First: The Art of Carlos Luna” will be on display until April 24.

Diamond, Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald: Clear and Colored Glass Traditions in the Collection will be on display to April 24.

Florida Women’s Arts Association exhibit, “Color of Rain,” will be on display to May 22. For more information, visit flwaa.com.

Volusia Creates Art will be on display until April 23.

From preschool through high school, the annual program demonstrates the pool of artistic talent in Volusia. The judged exhibit features the best student works of art from around the county.

The museum is open from 10 am to 5 pm Monday to Saturday and 11 am to 5 pm Sunday. For more information or to register for classes or events, call (386) 255-0285 or visit moas.org.

Southeast Museum of Photography

Southeast Museum of Photography will exhibit “Into The Universe of Collected Images,” on display until June 4, at 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach.

The exhibit highlights significant photographs and objects from the museum’s collection, and conceived as part of a renewed research interest in SMP as a teaching museum.

Gallery hours are from 11 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Friday and noon to 5 pm on Saturday. For information, call (386) 506-3894 or visit southeastmuseumofphotography.org/.

OMAM Pop-Up at the PAC

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens has two Pop-Up Window Exhibits

“Love” is on view at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, 399 NUS 1.

Twenty artists reflect on love found in expected and unexpected places. The free exhibit will be on display until April 18.

Pop-up art window exhibit by artist Weldon Ryan will be on display until Monday, April 25 at 9 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach.

His painting introduces the phenomenon of the West Indian Carnival and its people.

For more information, call (386) 676-3379 or visit ormondartmuseum.org.

Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Garden

A Papermaking Workshop in the Gardens with Catherine Cross Tsintzos will meet from 11 am to 1 pm Wednesday, April 20, and Thursday, April 21, at 87 E . Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach.

The outdoor workshop covers basic techniques of Western papermaking including sheet forming, pressing and drying. All supplies are provided. Open to participants 16 and older. Class meets outside the Emmons Cottage. Participants should bring a bag lunch, a drink and anything needed to feel comfortable outdoors. Tables and chairs will be provided. The cost is $225 for members and $248 for non-members.

Spirit Art Doll Workshop with Normajean Brevik will meet from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Wednesday, April 27, in the museum classroom at 78 E. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach. All supplies will be provided. Students responsible for small scissors for cutting threads and fabric, beading mat or small cloth or hand towel to place beads on, and sewing and embroidery needles. The cost is $85 for members and $94 for non-members.

For more information, email Kristin Heron at


Gateway Center for the Arts

Gateway Center for the Arts will host pottery classes for adults from noon to 2 pm each Wednesday at 880 NUS 17/92, DeBary.

Classes are for beginners and intermediate students. Each session is $50. Masks are required and class sizes are limited.

Open Studio is at 10 am every Tuesday.

Singphony for children age 7 to 12 will meet at 3:45 pm Wednesdays. The cost is $40 per month.

A two session mosaic workshop with Vera Rekstad will be at 10 am Saturday, April 16 and April 23. Fee is $65 for members, $75 for non-members pluse $10 material fee.

Improv comedy show will be 7:30 pm Saturday, April 23. Tickets are $12.

For more information or a reservation, call (386) 668-5553 or visit gatewaycenterforthearts.org.

Museum of Art-DeLand

“Where We Find Ourselves, The Photographs of Hugh Mangum, 1897-1922,” will be on display until June 12 at 100 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand.

Mr. Mangum was an itinerant self-taught photographer from Durham, NC, from the early 1890s until his death in 1922 during the influenza pandemic.

The Fall Festival of the Arts and Museum of Art-DeLand will present an exhibit of 48 works by 26 outsider artists through May 8, at 600 N. Woodland Blvd.

Gallery hours are 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 pm to 4 pm Sunday. Admission is $10 and free to children younger than 12 and all Volusia County and Stetson students.

For a reservation, call (386) 734-4371. For more information, visit moartdeland.org.

Hand Art Center

Stetson University Hand Art Center will host the Creative Arts Senior Exhibit 2022 until May 7 at 139 E. Michigan Ave. in DeLand.

All events and exhibits at the center are free and open to the public. Masks and social distancing are required.

The center is open from 11 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday and 1 to 4 pm Saturday. For more information, call (386) 822-7270 or visit handartcenter.org.

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