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Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Art Events and Classes

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Artist Pixie Alexander with one of our favorite people on earth, Full Circle Gallery’s Mercedes Rodgers.

Submit your events to chris@beachcomberdestin.com.

May 23. Nails-n-Clay Workshop with Sherry Cooler at Arts and Design Society (ADSO) Art Center Gallery, Fort Walton Beach, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Bring your imagination, and lunch. Cost is $40 ($35 for ADSO members) plus $5 firing fee. Call (850) 244-1271 to register or visit www.artsdesignsociety.org.

May 27. Arts and Design Society (ADSO) Luncheon with Basket Maker Alice Noyes at the Art Center Gallery, Fort Walton Beach, 11:30 a.m. Cost is $12 before Monday, May 25. Send reservation requests to adsorsvp@gmail.com or call Risa at (850) 376-3901. 

Through May 29. ADSO’s “Shiver Me Timbers” Show at the Art Center Gallery, Fort Walton Beach. Co-sponsored by the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce and featuring pirate themed works in honor of the 60th Billy Bowlegs Festival. For more info, call (850) 244-1271 or visit www.artsdesignsociety.org.

Through May 30. ADSO Window Gallery Display at the Art Center Gallery, Fort Walton Beach. This month, the spotlight falls on artist Isabel Smith. The gallery is located at 17 First Street SE.

Through May 30. Pixie Alexander Exhibit at Fort Walton Beach Library. Presented by the Charles Johnson Gallery in Downtown FoWal. 

Through May 31. Lori Drew Exhibit at Walton County Coastal Library, Santa Rosa Beach. This is Drew’s third year as a featured artist at the library, and her work appeared on the cover of our March 12-25 issue. For more info, visit www.clayroadstudio.com.

June 1-30. Northwest Florida State College Personal Enrichment Acrylic Students’ Art at Walton County Coastal Library, Santa Rosa Beach. Enjoy the work of Suzanne LeLoup-West’s students. 

June 2-26. “Dazzling Colors!” ADSO Members Calendar Show at the Art Center Gallery. Opening reception Friday, June 5, 6-8 p.m. The winning 13 works will be featured on the 2016 ADSO calendar. For more info, call (850) 244-1271 or visit www.artsdesignsociety.org.

Through June 5. Sam Enriquez’s “Touch the Sky” at Full Circle Gallery, Fort Walton Beach. A “realistically whimsical” collection of paintings that reflect local artist Enriquez’s endeavor to find wonder and imagination in everyday life and to marvel in the mundane. Enriquez’s art appears on The Beachcomber’s May 21-June 3 cover. More info at www.fullcirclefwb.com.

June 13. Sculpting from Life in Clay at ADSO Art Center Gallery, Fort Walton Beach, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Create maquette-size clay sculptures of a live model. No instructor. Cost is $35 ($25 for ADSO members) plus live model fee (and tips)—amount to be determined by number of participants. To register, call (850) 244-1271 or visit www.artsdesignsociety.org.