Fine Art -Artists at work in the "Heart of Matlacha"

Original Fine Art & Jewelry- Voted Best Art Gallery in Matlacha 

NOTE: Workshops and classes are non-refundable. They may be re-booked with a minimum 3 days advance notice.  Materials and supplies are bought in advance by the artists, and also, on many occasions, interested parties are turned away. Last minute cancellations most often cannot be filled.

Thank you for your understanding. 

To learn more about Joanne and view more of her images, click this link to view her artist page. 


​with Joanne Smith 

List of Classes Available: 

1. Photography as a New Hobby

Have you gone camera shopping and been overwhelmed with the vast selections of cameras? What would be best for the type of photography you're considering? What other "stuff" do I need? If you've asked yourself these questions, this is the class for you.

Students will be asked to complete a short questionnaire to help evaluate their needs. 

2. Playing with your new camera

This course is designed for the absolute beginner. Bring your camera, it's manual and a desire to play for awhile. We will go over basic camera handling and care. 

​3. Shutter to Think

Bring your camera, laptop, and a desire to learn how your shutter can help enhance your photos. 

4. Aperture

Bring your camera, laptop, and get ready to learn what your aperture can do to enhance your photographs. 

If you are interested in any of these classes and would like to set up a date to participate with a limit of one to six participants, call 239-283-6006 and you can discuss how you can participate in one of these classes.