Beth Ford: A Selective Retrospective

Beth Ford Studio Session

Beth Ford is an award-winning artist in drawing, painting, and intaglio printmaking at State, Regional, and National competitions. Her work is in several Florida Museums and many public and private collections throughout the South. Beth is also a well-known art educator for over fifty years and is a Professor emeritus of Art at Florida Southern […]

The Recyclers: Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso

The Recyclers - Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso

This intimate two-work installation of Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso’s The Recyclers featuring the finished painting and its study hung side-by-side — provides an instructive opportunity for viewers to engage in the process of close looking, gaining better understanding of the artist’s process and the methodology underlying her imaginative contemporary spin on Old-Master-style painting.

Painting Miniatures with Nayeli Cacique

A program for teens ages 13 and up at Bartow Public Library.

Summer Art Camp Session 4

See Museum website for pricing.

Winter Haven Art Camp

THIS CLASS IS FULL!!! Registration is closed. Learn more about this popular camp on the Museum website.

Summer Teen & Adult Art Classes

These 6-week classes run on Saturdays from July 14 through August 18. Click on a class below for details. The below links take you to the Polk Museum of Art Website. Add to cart to start registration process. Don’t forget to “check out”. Creative Concepts in Photography (six-week class) from 145.00 Beginning Photography (six-week class) from 145.00 […]

Frostproof Remembered: A Look Back Over the Last 100 Years

Hosted by Florida Wildflower Studios and co-sponsored by the Frostproof Historical Museum celebrating Frostproof’s first 100 years. Learn more about Florida Wildflower Studios on the web and on facebook. Florida Wildflower Studios hours: Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm Saturday from 9am-1pm Closed on Sunday

Polk Arts Alliance

PO Box 727 Bartow, FL 33831-0727 director@polkarts.org (863) 804-0494