2021 PAINTING STATIONS

This unique one-on-one experience allows 2021 Florida's Finest Ambassadors to give one on one“coaching” to novice and beginning artists to experience the plein air process. All supplies for the participants
will be provided. 
You will find location descriptions and registration information below. Artist bios are on the "Ambassadors" tab in the menu. Please make sure you note the particular medium (oil or watercolor) that your ambassador works in. This will be the medium in which your lesson will use. 

Apalachicola

Millpond Pavilion


Paint the picturesque commercial shrimp boats of Apalachicola at this quiet marina pavilion located at the North end of Market Street (468 Market St.) in Apalachicola.

Featured Artists

Fran Mangino, Watercolor
Sharon Yarbrough, Oil

Joan Vienot, Oil

These artists will be at the Mill Pond Pavilion on different days. To view available times and dates please click HERE.

Mexico Beach 

Welcome Center


Paint Mexico Beach's scenic deepwater canal to the Gulf at 102 Canal Parkway.

Note, FCenPA uses Eastern time, not Central time. Plan accordingly!

Featured Artists

Fran Mangino, Watercolor
Joan Vienot, Oil

These artists will be in Mexico Beach on Thursday, March 25. Turn on Canal Street and go to the end to meet Fran. To view available times please click HERE.

Carrabelle

Marine Avenue Pavilion


Perched along the scenic Carrabelle River,
this waterfront pavilion at 701 Marine St. 
is the perfect spot for watching fishing
boats traverse the river on their way
to fishing in the Gulf.


Featured Artists

Sharon Yarbrough, Oil

Sharon will be at the Marine Avenue Pavilion on Thursday, March 25. To view available times please click HERE.

St. George Island

Beach Pavilion


Paint the iconic St. George Island Lighthouse from this beachfront pavilion located at the Lighthouse Park in the center of the public beach on St. George Island. Beachfront vistas and the historic lighthouse are artist favorites.

Featured Artist

Fran Mangino, Watercolor
Sharon Yarbrough, Oils
Joan Vienot, Oil

These artists  will be at the St. George Island Lighthouse Pavilion on different days. To view available times please click HERE.

Eastpoint 

Marion Millender Park


Paint the beautiful surrounding of this park, located on St. George Sound at Patton Drive and Millender Street adjacent to the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve. This park features lush oak canopies, covered picnic tables and grills. 

Featured Artists

Fran Mangino, Watercolor
Sharon Yarbrough, Oil
Joan Vienot, Oil

These artists will be in Eastpoint on different days. To view available times please click HERE.

Port St. Joe

St. Joe Arts 


Paint the sights and sounds of scenic downtown Port St. Joe from this sidewalk venue. It is located at 201 Reid Avenue.

Featured Artists

Fran Mangino, Watercolor
Sharon Yarbrough, Oil
Joan Vienot, Oil


These artists will be at The Joe Arts Center on different days. To view available times and dates please click HERE.



These painting station opportunities could not be provided without the support from the Florida Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the incredible sponsors who make the event possible! 

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