Peace River Painters



Submission of your registration indicates that you have read, understood and accepted the Policies stated below. Thank you!


To hold your space in class, a deposit of 50% of the total fee is due at the time of registration.  The Deposit includes a non-refundable $75 Service Fee. Your Balance is due eight (8) weeks prior to the first day of the class. Register by emailing to or by calling 941-204-6042.  Method of Payment:  Check.  Supply lists will be provided after you register.


  • If you cancel on or before 8 weeks prior to “Workshop Date” (defined as the first day of the workshop) – you will receive a full refund minus a $75 non-refundable service fee.
  • If you cancel less than eight (8) weeks prior to “Workshop Date,” regardless of the reason, and the workshop has not sold out with a Wait List, we will not be able to refund your fee. If there is a wait list you may transfer your registration to a wait listed person. We must adhere to these policies without exception in order to make these workshops cost effective for the instructors.

A full refund will be issued if instructor has to cancel class or enrollment goals are not met.

All requests for refunds must be in writing and directed to

“Workshop Date” is defined as the first day of the workshop.


Participants are responsible for their own lodging and transportation while at the workshop. 

Nearest Airport is in Sarasota:; car rentals available

There are many hotels and rentals in the area of Sarasota/Venice.  Feel free to contact us for suggestions.


There is a very good local art store that services the Ringling College of Art and Design community.   Art & Frame of Sarasota,  1055 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236,  Phone: (941) 366-2301.   "We are the only true discount artist supply and custom picture framing store on the west coast of Florida.  We are completely stocked with all the name brand artists' supplies you've been searching for.   From watercolor to oil paints, from brushes, to canvas... we have what you've been looking for, all at discounted prices. "


The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art - state of the art museum located in Sarasota; established in 1927 as the legacy of Mable and John Ringling of circus fame surrounded by beautiful grounds and Sarasota Bay

Circus Museum at The Ringling - Museum charting American circus history with props, costumes & a restored Wisconsin train carriage

Ca' d'Zan - a Venetian Gothic residence in Sarasota which was the winter home of the American circus owner, developer and art collector John Ringling and his wife Mable

Siesta Key Beach - Siesta Beach on Siesta Key southwest of Sarasota, Florida was named America's top beach in 2011 on Dr. Beach's annual Top 10 Beach List, and came in No. 2 in his revamped 2016 list.

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens - features more than 20,000 living plants including 5,500 orchids, 3,500 bromeliads and 1,600 other plants.

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium - boat tours, research, education, kayaking

Sarasota Jungle Gardens - ten acres, or four hectares, of botanical plantings along with bird and animal shows. One key attraction at the park is the opportunity to hand feed free-roaming flamingos

St. Armand's Key - restaurants and shopping


All registered participants agree to hold harmless Peace River Painters and its employees, associates, instructors and volunteers, as well as any and all other persons connected with Peace River Painters, from all liability for any damage participants may sustain by reason of their registration, participation, or use of equipment or the facilities utilized. Peace River Painters is not responsible for personal items, including supplies and artwork lost, stolen, damaged or misplaced. Peace River Painters and its instructors may publish photographs of participants and their art work for promotional purposes without charge unless the participant withdraws permission to do so.