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February 2015 Painting Class with Tony Paraná

February 21, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST


Saturday, February 21st – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Brazilian Arts Foundation Cultural Center – 1135 E. 11th Street, Houston, TX, 77009

Our February Painting classes will feature Brazilian artist Tony Paraná who will be teaching us how to paint his own artwork.  Bring your friends around and learn how to paint this picture  step by step. We will be providing everything you need, so we just want you to show up, relax and have a great time!

The size of the class is limited to 12 people. Please Make sure you register soon.

About Tony Paraná:

Tony Paraná is a self-taught, Brazilian artist.  Located in northeastern Brazil, Bahia is a state known for its rich colors, flavorful foods, beautiful landscapes, eclectic music and unique Afro-Brazilian traditions.  Many of these Bahian components are portrayed in Paraná’s work. The subject matter captured in his work range from community life to local architecture, all having warmth and movement.

His work has been exhibited in Sao Paulo-Brazil, Los Angeles-CA, and Albuquerque-NM and in his current home, Houston-TX. He teaches art classes at Wesley Community Center through the Brazilian Arts Foundation.


When: Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Price: $45 a person. Includes all class materials, wine and snacks (BAF students currently enrolled in other classes are elegible to a 10% discount during checkout)

Time: 7:00 pm

Where: Brazilian Arts Foundation Cultural Center – 1135 E. 11th Street, Houston, TX, 77009

Class description:

  • Step by step drawing base of picture on the canvas to make sure you have a solid sketch with great proportion
  • Choose and mix the colors you will need to paint
  • Step by step painting guided by the artist’s own style


February 21, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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316 Pecore St
Houston, TX 77009 United States
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