Crealdé School of Art is a community-based nonprofit organization established in 1975, featuring an affordable curriculum of more than 125 studio courses and workshops in Painting & Drawing, Digital & Film Photography, Ceramics, Sculpture, Fiber Arts, Glass and Jewelry for adults and children, with hands-on experience emphasized. There are five 8-week sessions per year; youth sessions are six weeks. The two galleries present changing visual art exhibitions by artists from Florida, the nation and the world. The Contemporary Sculpture Garden features more than 60 pieces of original art.
The Hannibal Square Heritage Center, Crealdé’s second campus, pays tribute to Winter Park’s African-American community through its permanent collection of historic photographs and oral histories, as well as visiting exhibitions, public art and educational programs that explore Southern folklore and cultural preservation. Classes also are offered at the Jessie Brock Community Center, Winter Garden.
Admission to the galleries and gardens is free.