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11267 Winthrop Main Street
Riverview, FL, 33578
United States

(813)758-5161

Our Events


Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 3
Jun
18
to Jun 22

Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 3

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Join us for the third week of Art Factory summer camp!

Week 3, June 18 to June 22: IT’S ALL ABOUT FABRIC

Campers will learn about sewing, fabrics and printmaking as they create flags, puppets and more. Please see the Art Factory Summer Camp 2018 page for full details and sign up information.

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Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 2
Jun
11
to Jun 15

Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 2

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Join us for the second week of Art Factory summer camp!

Week 2, June 11 to June 15: PUBLIC ART

Campers will join local artists as they design, construct and produce a mixed-media public art piece. Please see the Art Factory Summer Camp 2018 page for full details and sign up information.

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Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 1
Jun
4
to Jun 8

Art Factory Summer Camp: Week 1

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Join us for the first week of Art Factory summer camp!

Week 1, June 4 to June 8: CREATE AN IMAGINARY CAROUSEL

Campers will learn drawing and painting techniques from a professional artist as they create an imaginary carousel. Campers will produce a life-size carousel using recycled materials. Please see the Art Factory Summer Camp 2018 page for full details and sign up information.

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Saturday Photography Class at the Art Factory!
Apr
28
10:00 AM10:00

Saturday Photography Class at the Art Factory!

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The Community Is Invited To Saturday Art Class

Taking Better Pictures On The Go
with local photographer, Jacob Seace

Date: Saturday, April 28
Time: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Art Factory

11267 Winthrop Main St., Riverview

Learn How To:
• Use best angles
• Positioning with light
• Color editing
• Portrait/ Landscape Use
Good for adults and children!

$20 per person

MUST BRING YOUR OWN CAMERA OR PHONE

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Reservations Required as class is limited to 15
Please RSVP by Thursday, April 26

Please call 758-5161 or email kathy@winthroparts.org

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Thursday Night Live: Purple Day
Apr
26
6:30 PM18:30

Thursday Night Live: Purple Day

Come see the world premiere of the student-produced, short film!

The Art Factory students created a short film. They wrote the script, acted in it and directed it, all under the direction of the Art Factory’s Creative Storytelling Instructor, Edison Ewell!

Come see the film, meet the actors and producers and take a tour of the Art Factory!

No Reservations Necessary. Call 913-758-5161 or email info@winthroparts.org for more information

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Thursday Night Live: Nicole Wooldridge
Feb
22
6:30 PM18:30

Thursday Night Live: Nicole Wooldridge

FREE COMMUNITY EVENT!

Join us as we celebrate the introduction of Nicole Wooldridge’s Wonderful Foundation. Come see some of Nicole’s beautiful artwork and learn about the partnership between Winthrop Arts and the foundation to provide underserved children with free art classes.

Enjoy light refreshments and a wonderful evening of art. Call 758-5161 or email info@winthroparts.org for more information.

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Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Create a Woven Owl with Amy
Feb
15
6:30 PM18:30

Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Create a Woven Owl with Amy

Come to this Thursday evening class hosted by Winthrop Arts at Kraftologee. Participants will create a fun woven owl with the Art Factory's fabric teacher, Amy Estes. 

$20 per person - Good for adults and children who are accompanied by an adult. All materials included. 

Reservations are recommended, but not required. Reserve your spot today at info@winthroparts.org or 813-758-5161.

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Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Create a Dreamcatcher with Amy
Feb
8
6:30 PM18:30

Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Create a Dreamcatcher with Amy

Come to this Thursday evening class hosted by Winthrop Arts at Kraftologee. Participants will create a one-of-a-kind dreamcatcher with the Art Factory's fabric teacher, Amy Estes. 

$20 per person - Good for adults and children who are accompanied by an adult. All materials included. 

Reservations are recommended, but not required. Reserve your spot today at info@winthroparts.org or 813-758-5161.

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Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Mixed Media with Bryant
Feb
1
6:30 PM18:30

Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Mixed Media with Bryant

Come to this Thursday evening class hosted by Winthrop Arts at Kraftologee. Participants will create a unique mixed media art piece with Winthrop Town Artist, Bryant Martinez. 

$20 per person - Good for adults and children who are accompanied by an adult. All materials included. 

Reservations are recommended, but not required. Reserve your spot today at info@winthroparts.org or 813-758-5161.

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Tiny Masters: A Class Collaboration with the Tampa Museum of Art
Dec
20
10:00 AM10:00

Tiny Masters: A Class Collaboration with the Tampa Museum of Art

This class invites parents and children (ages 3-6) to work together to create a masterpiece that is truly as unique as your family! $20 for one child & one adult, $10 for each additional child. Price includes all art making materials and a museum voucher. The class is a collaboration with the Tampa Museum of Art, but be sure to come to the Art Factory where the class is being held!

For more information and class registration, please visit:TampaMuseum.org/TMAstudio or contact Studio Programs at Studio@TampaMuseum.org.

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Winthrop Christmas Tree Lighting
Dec
1
6:00 PM18:00

Winthrop Christmas Tree Lighting

Come out to the 11th Annual Winthrop Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, December 1st at 6:30pm. There will be entertainment from Brandon Ballet, Dance Dynamics, Winthrop Charter Schools and more! Join us on the Plaza between Cappy's Pizza and Asonipse Spa and Salon in Winthrop for live entertainment, the lighting of the Christmas Tree & a holiday movie out on the lawn!

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Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Present: Painting Ceramic Ornaments with Tim
Nov
2
6:30 PM18:30

Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Present: Painting Ceramic Ornaments with Tim

Have fun painting holiday ornaments with the Art Factory’s talented Ceramics Instructor, Tim Hoffmeister.

$20 per person per ornament. $35 for two! Good for adults and children who are accompanied by an adult. All materials included.

Reservations suggested but not required Sign up at info@winthroparts.org. Call 758-5161 or email info@winthroparts.org for more information.

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WINTHROP ARTS ANNUAL CHILDREN'S ART SHOW 2017 PRESENTED BY SUNCOAST CREDIT UNION
Oct
26
6:30 PM18:30

WINTHROP ARTS ANNUAL CHILDREN'S ART SHOW 2017 PRESENTED BY SUNCOAST CREDIT UNION

The Annual Children's Art Show is an exhibit organized by Winthrop Arts and presented by Suncoast Credit Union.

An artists’ reception will be held on Thursday, October 26 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.at the Art Factory located at 11267 Winthrop Main St. in Riverview. Awards will be presented at 7 p.m.

We hope you will join us!

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Oct
23
6:00 PM18:00

DEADLINE: Winthrop Arts Children's Art Show 2017 Presented by Suncoast Credit Union

All area students 18 years and younger are encouraged to submit an original artwork in any medium (pencil, watercolor, acrylic, pastels, crayon, oil, mosaics, sculpture, photography, digital). 2D pieces should be no larger than 8"x10" and can be matted, framed or on canvas. 3D pieces will be displayed on tabletops. There is an entry fee of $5 per student.

Artwork entered in the Annual Children's Show 2017 must be original and created by the student. No kits or store-bought projects will be accepted. Students can choose any subject matter; just use your creativity. Students must provide a short artist statement providing their name, age, medium, school and brief description of what inspired them to create the work of art.

Please complete the attached registration form and submit it along with your original work of art and $5 entry fee by Monday, October 23 by 6 p.m. at the Art Factory. All works entered will be judged and eligible for First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Honorable Mention in age categories of 5 to 8 years old, 9 to 13 years old and 14 to 18 years old. There will be one Best in Show winner. Winners will receive awards sponsored by Suncoast Credit Union.

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SATURDAY AT THE ART FACTORY: T-Shirt pillow
Sep
30
10:00 AM10:00

SATURDAY AT THE ART FACTORY: T-Shirt pillow

We are excited to offer our Saturday class at the Art Factory on Saturday, September 30 from 10 am to Noon! Join us for this fun and dynamic class and walk home with your own t-shirt pillow! See all of the details below and reserve your spot by emailing info@winthroparts.org or calling 813-758-5161 today! $20 per person. Bring your own t-shirt or chose one from our stash!

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Thursday Night Live: Authors' Event
Sep
28
6:30 PM18:30

Thursday Night Live: Authors' Event

Come meet local authors and learn what inspires them and how they work through the creative process. No reservations necessary and the event is FREE! Join us for light refreshments, tour the Art Factory, and get inspired by our fabulous panel or authors and storytellers!

This dynamic panel will include:

SHANE HINTON- Professor at University of Tampa and the author of We Can’t Help It If We’re From Florida and Pinkies

ALYSIA SAWCHYN- Non-Fiction Editor for Sweet: A Literary Confection. Sawchyn is working on her first book, a collection of essays

RACHEL ROZET- A student at Strawberry Crest High School who co-authored Kinda, Sort Of

EDISON EWELL- Art Factory’s Creative Storytelling Instructor and local author

DORIS WEATHERFORD- Author of numerous books on women’s history including They Dared To Dream: Florida Women Who Shaped History

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Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Mosaics with Tim
Sep
21
6:30 PM18:30

Winthrop Arts & Kraftologee Presents: Mosaics with Tim

Come to this Thursday evening class hosted by Winthrop Arts at Kraftologee. Participants will create a fabulous set of mosaic coasters with the Art Factory’s talented Mosaics Instructor, Tim Hoffmeister. 

$20 per person - Good for adults and children who are accompanied by an adult.
All materials included. 

Reservations are recommended, but not required. Reserve your spot today at info@winthroparts.org or 813-758-5161.

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Sep
16
10:00 AM10:00

Saturdays at the Art Factory: Fabrics - CLASS CANCELLED

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. PLEASE CHECK BACK REGULARLY FOR SATURDAY CLASS OFFERINGS.

 

Join us at the Art Factory on Saturday, September 16th for a dynamic fabrics class! All participants will create a cute kimono top with the guidance of our talented fabrics teacher, Amy Estes. Classes are open to adults and children. The class $25 per person and space is limited to 6 people, so sign up today! Participants are required to bring 2 yards of their favorite fabric. Call 758-5161 or email info@winthroparts.org to make your reservation. More details on our Saturdays at the Art Factory page. We hope to see you there!

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