1st Annual Caladium Fine Art Show

Please call, come by or use the contact us tab to reqest an entry application to show your work

Class Schedule

Good for the beginner to the more advanced student.The Caladium Arts and Crafts Cooperative offers a wide variety of classes in different mediums. 

MONDAY 10am - noon  OPEN WATERCOLOR PAINT  with Jeni Novak

Artist of the Month

Sandy O’Grady, a Caladium Arts and Crafts Cooperative member since 2015, is the Artist of the Month for January. A basket maker now, she was too occupied as a business owner in Punta Gorda to pursue her creativity until a few years ago. In August 2013, while nursing her German Shepherd back to health after a rattlesnake bite, she kept her hands busy with pine needle basketry, a skill she had learned in a past class.

8th Annual Tea Mardi Gras theme ths year

The 8th Annual Tea at the Caladium Arts & Crafts Cooperative is set for Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. Each year the Tea has a different theme. The large back room, classroom area of the Co-op, will be transformed with lots of purple, green and gold to reflect the theme of Mardi Gras.  The Tea will be held at the Caladium Co-op 132 E. Interlake Blvd., Lake Placid. Hours of the event are 2 to 4pm, doors open at 1pm.

Limited Time Classes now through March

Learn glass painting and slumping, a functional as well as decorative art form. On Saturday, Jan. 7th, accomplished artist, Jeni Novak, will guide students step-by-step through this simple glass painting process. The class will be at the Caladium Arts and Co-operative 132 East Interlake Boulevard in Lake Placid.

Rag Rugs classes

Learn to Make a Rag Rug with Erin Halvorsen

New Class January 14th

Call the Co-op to reserve your space!

Artist of the Month

September 2016 Catherine Boyd

In 1998 Catherine Boyd started her craft of machine embroidery. Starting with baby and children’s items, she started selling them in the gift shops of two Alabama hospitals. Her embroidered items now include napkins, placemats, tea towels and aprons to name a few.

Caladium Co-op 2nd place winners in the Caladium Decorating Contest

The Caladium Arts and Crafts Cooperative, at 132 E. Interlake Blvd., took home second place for a distinctive window display as well as the caladium plantings in front of its building.

Annual Co-op Redecorating

Artist of the Month

Linda Carr is Artist of the Month for July/Aug. Her specialty is the fine art of painting on china/porcelain.


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