Teapot by Belkola

Ceramics Class

I would like to let all people who are interested in our ceramics classes* know that each glaze now has a fired sample attached to the bottle. This will allow you see what the glaze will look like when fired. Of … Continue reading →

Charles Simmons: Anyone for a Swim?


Three West Pasco Art Guild members have been accepted into the Florida Watercolor Society’s 45th Annual Show.  Chuck Simmons sent the following: I just got word today from the FWS that my “Anyone for a Swim?” has been accepted in … Continue reading →

Photo from Childres's Workshop

Young Artist Workshops 2016-17

The WPAG Young Artists program for 2016–17 will begin on Saturday, Oct. 1 with a workshop on Fractured Art with instructor Karen Jaenichen. The class runs from 9:30-11:30 for ages 8 and up.  Each child will take home a completed … Continue reading →

Brooker Creek Reflections by Lyn Rodger

Awards: Sunshine and Shadows

The April show, Sunshine and Shadows, was judged by Susan Woas, art teacher at Genesis School and the Dunedin Fine Arts Center, and signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society. Prizes were awarded as follows (Photos are below: apologies to … Continue reading →

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1st place: Reed Lake by Jim Jordan

Awards: What Would Picasso Say?

We may still not know what Picasso would say, but we certainly had fun creating paintings for this exhibition. Everyone at the well-attended English Tea opening reception enjoyed the pot-luck feast. The judge for this show was Joan Swetland a … Continue reading →

First, Familiar Village by Lionel Sanchez
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Young Artists Enjoyed 1st Workshop

Five young artists participated in the first workshop for kids ages 8–12 at the WPAG on Sat. Jan. 9. Each student made a color wheel and learned about primary and secondary colors. Mixing yellow, blue, and red watercolor paint on … Continue reading →

January 30 – Children’s Art Workshop

The next art workshop for children is coming up soon! This class — Color and Shape Magic with Watercolor — is planned for Saturday, Jan. 30 for ages 8–12 from 9:30–11:30 with instructor Marilyn Wescott at the Guild. Students will … Continue reading →

Children’s Workshop Coming January 9

The West Pasco Art Guild is pleased to announce the first of several art workshops for children! Our first class – Happy Accident Painting – is planned for Saturday, Jan. 9 for ages 8–12 from 9:30–11:30 with instructor Marilyn Wescott … Continue reading →

1st Place: Chuck Simmons, Colorful Peppers

October Show Awards: In Living Color

1st Place: Chuck Simmons, Colorful Peppers2nd Place: Dan Nolan, James3rd Place: Jean Metzenthin, PoppiesMerit Awards: Beverly Heller, Shades of Pink; Susan Wewers, Trees; Ann Clark, Canadienne Poppy; Donna LaBrie, Fun i Fallen LeavesHonorable Mention: Nany Caposey, moody Manny; Larry Forgione, … Continue reading →

Mort Solberg Workshop in Spring Hill

Morten Solberg, a watercolorist who uses water medium paints to create dramatic paintings with stories and emotions, did a workshop at the Florida Watercolor Society Convention and was the judge of the FWS exhibit this month at Leepa-Rattner Museum. This … Continue reading →

October Exhibit: In Living Color

The West Pasco Art Guild’s first exhibit of the Fall season, “In Living Color,” opens with a Pizza Reception on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 5 pm to 7 pm. Come and bring your friends. Art Work needs to be picked … Continue reading →

Florida Watercolor Society Exhibition

The 44th Annual FWS EXhibition will be held September 6 through November 1, 2015, at the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art. The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art is a modern and contemporary art museum located on the campus of St. Petersburg College … Continue reading →

Downtown NPR Art Gallery is Closing

We are sorry to inform you that the Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery on Grand Blvd. will be closing Oct. 31, as the Greater New Port Richey Main Street Organization can no longer afford to keep the Gallery open. … Continue reading →

First Place: The Bicyclist by Lionel Sanchez
Good progress. Will finish after this dries.

Susan Woas Demonstration

Susan Woas, art teacher at Genesis School and the Dunedin Fine Arts Center, and signature member of the Florida Watercolor Society, demonstrated painting an orchid after the West Pasco Art Guild’s monthly meeting on April 3rd. When painting white flowers … Continue reading →