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Learn How to Draw & Paint!

Come to Us for Private, Custom One on One Art Lessons, where Kids and Adults alike, can explore their gifts and hidden talents. They will learn incredible methods and professional techniques in order to create the most awesome people, animals, landscapes and still life looking pieces of art! They will dive specifically into such media as 3-D Graphite Rendering, Watercolors, Chalk Pastels, Colored Pencils, Acrylic and so much more!

Studio
1708 Harmony Grove Trail Valrico, FL 33596​​



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813.651.3363

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Private One Hour Lessons!
4 times per month/ $180 month 
Individualized Reserved Sessions  
One-on-One!


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​​By Appointment Only!​
​​Most questions can be found in our website, however, for scheduling or further questions, please email us at... d[email protected]
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Training The
Artists of Tomorrow ....
 To Achieve 
Their Dreams Today!


Serving the Communities of Valrico, Brandon, Lithia, Fishhawk, 
Plant City, Riverview, Tampa and surrounding East Hillsborough areas.
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11 year old art student 'Before'

11 year old art student 'After'

Our Mission...
Is to provide the very best art instruction possible in a positive environment that cultivates each student’s talents. We are dedicated to recognizing, affirming and supporting each student’s emerging individuality by helping them strengthen their sense of self through art
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Classes
We offer private art lessons throughout the year. Our sessions are broken down into 60 minute sessions once a week. Reservations are necessary and by appointment only. Our students have the opportunity to learn how to properly draw/paint in two and three dimensional form using a variety of media such as Graphite Pencil, Colored Pencil, WaterColors, Chalk Pastel, Acrylics, and more! ....

​A variety of subject matter and materials will be explored from week to week, such as Simple and Advanced Head/Hands/Figure Studies (Late Great Andrew Loomis Drawings only - Absolutely No Live 'In Their Birthday Suit' Allowed!  ... lol ), Cartoon and Realistic Animals - Landscapes and Still-life, and much more.... Students also, will be encouraged to draw and develop a subject matter of their choice. 

Tuition
Our tuition is based on four sessions per month due on the first of the month. If there is a fifth week, we do not hold sessions that week unless it is applied for a make-up classe. There is not a contract or registration fee. If you enroll in the middle of the month, tuition will be prorated accordingly. Fees are $180/month for four weekly consecutive 60 minute sessions.

Professional Art Starter Kits
For your convenience, we have available Art Starter Kits, which include: Faber Castell Graphite Pencils, Sketch & Watercolor Pads, Erasers, Sharpener, Stump and more...

Make-Up Classes
A 24 hour notice is required, otherwise your class will be forefeited.  Make up classes CAN be given as a one time courtesy class during that month, for instance using a 5th week and are based on special circumstances (like bad weather,  transportation issues, illness (student/parent), school events, or for other unforeseen circumstances that cannot be avoided.

Special exceptions can be discussed in person. Under no circumstances are refunds given, however credit can be applied towards the following month's lessons.

Specialty Workshops - 'Paint Party!'
We do offer private Paint Party workshops and best of all, we are mobile.  (See Paint Party tab) Contact us to discuss and book a Paint Party Today!  

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Bob Carter
 'Master Head Art Coach'

A former New York City Commercial Illustrator/Graphic Designer for over 30+ years, having worked for many top Manhattan NY, NJ, Philadelphia PA, Delaware Advertising Agencies creating professional storyboards and comps for T.V. commercials and magazine ads as well as hand finished illustrations for magazines, newspapers, brochures, tee shirts, digital illustration and custom logo design.

Owner and Head Coach of 'The Drawing Point,' Bob Carter is able to bring to the table an incredible array of skills, experience and talent. Coach Bob Carter shares his love and knowledge of drawing, directed to either fine art, or commercial art in these on going art lessons.  The skills and techniques taught by Coach Bob, will increase your confidence and enjoyment of art to keep you desiring future lessons. As emerging artists these lessons will become your ticket taking you to the next level as you discover not only the pure Art of Drawing and Painting, but ultimately the fulfillment of Your Greatest Future Dreams Coming True!   
​​Bob Carter - 'Master Head Art Coach'  for High School, College and Beyond. 
*Extremely Advanced Elementary (4th & 5th) and Advanced Middle School students can be taught by Coach Bob as well.

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Portfolio Samples​ 

FINE ART -  Paintings and Drawings - Chalk Pastel - (including Portraiture), Graphite, Water Color Paints/Pencils, Prisma Colored Pencils and... ​Conceptual Marker Comps, Finished Advertising Illustrations, Tee Shirt Art/Design,  Digital Art and Logo Design.
Click on any 'Thumbnail Artwork' for Larger Viewing!​
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​​Digital Art and Logo Design.

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Diane Carter 
'Elementary Age Head Art Coach'
  'Head Paint Party Coordinator' 

A New York City native herself, has over 40 years of professional office management skills, backed by some of the largest corporations in the country. It is with this experience, and Diane's fond love of watercolor that enables her to coach anyone on the planet, and take them from mediocre to Astounding! This is where young students can learn a strong foundation in the principles and elements of art to ultimately take them to the next level!

The skills and techniques taught by Coach Diane, will increase your confidence and enjoyment of art to keep you desiring future lessons. As emerging artists these lessons will allow you to discover not only the pure Art of Drawing and Painting, but ultimately the fulfillment of Your Greatest Future Dreams Coming True! 
 


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Coach Diane's Art Portfolio Samples 

Paintings and Drawings - WaterColors, Graphite, Clay Sculptures
Click on any 'Thumbnail Artwork' for Larger Viewing!