Jul
7
to Sep 27

Exhibit at Nature's Food Patch

Meet the Artist & Opening reception on July 7th 7:30-9pm. 
My artwork will be featured from July 7th - September 27th in the cafe' gallery at Nature's Food Patch in Clearwater.

Stop by and see my collection of new original artwork on display, featuring beautiful scenery from around our Bay Area.

20% of all sales of artwork from this exhibit will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Jul
14
to Sep 30

Art Exhibit at Portico Cafe'

Watercolor artist Curtis Whitwam will display his original paintings based on his travels along Florida's waterways at the Portico Cafe' from July 14th through September.

Enjoy the beauty of these waterways and get inspired to explore the beauty that lies right in your backyard.

5% of profits for the from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This Local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Sep
10
1:00pm 1:00pm

Fringe Art Market at Flying Boat Brewing

Flying Boat Brewing 1776 11th Ave. N. St. Petersburg, Fl. 33713

Enjoy a wide selection of locally crafted art and handmade items from a variety of artists in beautiful St. Pete! I will have a large array of new originals, prints, and a fresh batch of NEW greeting cards! Come hungry and thirsty! They'll have food trucks as well as locally brewed beer. This is an indoor venue! Proceeds from my art sales go to support Tampa Bay Watch.


http://flyingboatbrewing.com/

"Mother Ship" prints available!

"Mother Ship" prints available!

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Sep
8
5:00pm 5:00pm

Fringe Art Market at 81Bay Brewing Co.

81Bay Brewing Co. 4465 W. Gandy Blvd. Ste 600, Tampa, Florida 33611

I'll be set up in this awesome South Tampa brewery with lots of originals, prints, and a BIG selection of new cards!

There will be a large variety of other artists and makers there with their beautiful wares. Live music, great local beer, and good vibes on tap! 
We're supporting Tampa Bay Watch with every sale! 


http://www.81baybrewco.com/

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Sep
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

Florida's Wild Waters: Adventure Travel in Your Backyard

Nature's Food Patch

1225 Cleveland St. Clearwater, Fl. 33755

Presentation: Wednesday, September 6th 7:00pm-8:30pm

Art exhibit: Up July 7th through September 27.

A multimedia talk and art show showcasing the amazing wild places that are still here in the state of Florida where you can find inspiration and natural beauty. 

Curtis Whitwam is a watercolor artist and native Floridian, focused on capturing the beautiful Florida landscapes and fauna that he grew up exploring.

His paintings have been featured in Rum 138 Gallery in Fort White, First Magnitude in Gainesville, Sulphur Springs Museum in Tampa, The Portico, and more! After completing the Florida Master Naturalist program with instructors at the Whitney Lab for Marine BioScience and Riverwalk Nature Center in Rockledge, Curtis went on to learn more about Florida's waterways through the Field School program with the Florida Springs Institute. 

His current work highlights moments from his travels paddling the Suwannee River from White Springs to the Gulf of Mexico, and the Hillsborough, Santa Fe, Weeki Wachee and Ichetucknee Springs and Rivers in an effort to inspire people to treasure these beautiful waterways and protect them.

Please join us as we discover these amazing places through art and experience. I'll have prints, cards, and more! Support goes to Tampa Bay Watch.

 

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Aug
26
2:30pm 2:30pm

Watercolor Demo at Blick Art in Tampa!

Blick Art Materials

1502 N. Westshore Blvd. Tampa, Fl. 33607

I'll be doing an educational and fun watercolor demo at Blick from 2:30pm-4:30pm. I will have a casual setup so you can come and chat and ask questions while I paint. I will be demonstrating various simple watercolor tricks to help you get inspired. I will also have a selection of prints, cards, and more for sale. Proceeds support Tampa Bay Watch.

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Aug
25
6:00pm 6:00pm

Finding What Inspires: Art Talk and Open Mic at The Portico

The Portico has my exhibit on display through September

1001 N. Florida Ave. Tampa, Fl. 33606

Get inspired and learn about why wild, natural Florida calls me to make art. I'll be presenting at The Portico where I have an exhibit hanging now until the end of September. I will be talking about what inspires my art and showing a short video about the source of all life in Florida, the aquifer. The Portico offers a relaxing atmosphere with delicious food, coffee, tea, and more. A portion of the proceeds go to support Tampa Bay Watch.

 

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Aug
11
5:00pm 5:00pm

81 Bay Brewing Artist Market

81 Bay Brewing in South Tampa is having their Moonlight Makers Market on Friday, August 11th from 5-10pm.

We will be there with my latest original artwork as well as a large selection of prints and single note cards and packs, starting at $6. Join us and the other artists and crafts people and check out the great local beer on tap! Hope to see you there!

5% of profits for the from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This Local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Aug
4
5:00pm 5:00pm

First Friday Market At the Brew Bus

We will be at  Brew Bus Brewing Company in Seminole Heights on Friday, August 4th from 5-10pm, along with a variety of other vendors of locally crafted items, art and more!

The brewery not only has a fantastic beer menu, but they also have a full kitchen menu as well.

Enjoy a fun evening out and support local artists!

5% of profits for the from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This Local non-profit is working to preserve, restore and protect the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay's estuary.

 

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Jul
14
5:00pm 5:00pm

81 Bay Brewing Moonlight Market

81 Bay Brewing in South Tampa is having their Moonlight Makers Market on Friday, July 14th from 5-10pm.

We will be there with my latest original artwork as well as a large selection of prints and single note cards and packs, starting at $6. Join us and the other artists and crafts people and check out the great local beer on tap! Hope to see you there!

5% of profits for the from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This Local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Jul
8
6:00pm 6:00pm

Woodfield Fine Art Gallery at the St. Pete Art Walk

Woodfield Fine Art Gallery on Central Ave. in St. Petersburg will be hosting three of my large original works starting July 8th - September.  The Central Avenue Art walk is from 5-9pm on July 8th and Woodfield Fine Art Gallery will feature works by 13 other talented and award winning artists in an exhibit called "Summer Heat". 

We will be there! Join us and the other artists and crafts people along Central Ave. Hope to see you there!

5% of profits for the from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support Tampa Bay Watch. This Local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Jun
9
6:00pm 6:00pm

81 Bay Brewing Moonlight Market

81 Bay Brewing in South Tampa is having their Moonlight Makers Market on Friday, June 9th from 6-9pm.

We will be there with my latest original artwork as well as a large selection of prints and single note cards and packs, starting at $6. Join us and the other artists and crafts people and check out the great local beer on tap! Hope to see you there!

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Tampa Bay WatchThis local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

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Jun
2
to Aug 4

Hidden Springs Aleworks Exhibit

Meet the Artists  & Reception on June 2nd 7-10pm.

My artwork will be featured in the Phoenix Art Exhibit at Hidden Springs Aleworks. During this time, I will have a small curation of work on display in the taproom which will be for sale. Hidden Springs is a great local brewery with a wonderful collection of beers and a relaxing atmosphere. 

The exhibit opens June 2nd and runs through August 4th.

We will be donating a percentage of sales from my paintings in this exhibit to Tampa Bay Watch. This local non-profit is working to preserve the delicate ecological balance that exists in Tampa Bay.

 

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May
28
12:00pm12:00pm

Harbour Island Art Walk

Take a stroll down Tampa’s Riverwalk Waterfront where you’ll find live music, unique one-of-a-kind art, handcrafted gifts, jewelry, home & garden collectibles, specialty foods and treasures for someone special!

Along “Tampa’s Waterfront”, you will find Florida’s tropical traditions where people shop, eat and socialize. Our beautiful waterways serve as the hub of everything important to the community.

800 Harbour Post Dr. Tampa, Fl. 33602

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

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May
13
9:00am 9:00am

Dunedin Downtown Market

The Dunedin Downtown Market is an open-air fresh market that supports 60+ local vendors who sell a mixture of produce, plants, eggs, meats, cheeses, fresh baked goods, take home foods, ready to eat lunch bites, and locally made hand crafts. 

Hope to meet you there!

420 Main St. Dunedin, Fl. 34698

5% of profits for the month of May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

https://www.facebook.com/DunedinDowntownMarket/

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May
12
7:00pm 7:00pm

Fringe Bazaar Market at 81 Bay Brewing

An evening of live music, locally crafted beer, and great food all in an indoor venue so  the weather is always perfect! We'll be there with the finest and latest paintings and a large selection of prints and merchandise. South Tampa's best kept secret. 

4465 W. Gandy Blvd. Tampa, Fl. 

5% of profits for the month of May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

http://81baybrewco.com/events.html

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May
10
6:00pm 6:00pm

St. Pete Moonlight Market at the Blue Goose

We will be at The Blue Goose for St. Pete's largest night market. Join us under the moonlight and explore our original, hand painted work, gallery quality prints and cards. Hope to see you there! 

48 9th St. N. St. Petersburg, Fl. 33705

5% of profits for the month of May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

 

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Apr
30
12:00pm12:00pm

Harbour Island Art Walk

Take a stroll down Tampa’s Riverwalk Waterfront where you’ll find live music, unique one-of-a-kind art, handcrafted gifts, jewelry, home & garden collectibles, specialty foods and treasures for someone special!

Along “Tampa’s Waterfront”, you will find Florida’s tropical traditions where people shop, eat and socialize. Our beautiful waterways serve as the hub of everything important to the community.

800 Harbour Post Dr. Tampa, Fl. 33602

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

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Apr
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

Art Walk at First Magnitude Brewery

Join us at First Magnitude Brewery for a fun evening of art and brews, supporting local artists, local business and celebrating the importance of our springs and rivers!

We will have new hand painted originals and prints in the Galaxy, Florida Forest and Springs collections based on our travels in Florida's wild places and highlighting the life inside Florida's beautiful springs rivers and forests. 

This will be the last night to check out my original watercolor paintings from these collections hanging in the taproom. 

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

 

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Apr
23
2:00pm 2:00pm

Florida's Wild Waters: Adventure Travel in Your Backyard

Find inspiration and adventure in the wild, natural places of Florida.

Join local artist and Master Naturalist, Curtis Whitwam, for a multimedia journey as he offers a glimpse into the amazing places that have inspired his paintings, videos, and passion to protect Florida's natural systems.

Learn about ways that you can connect with nature to find a sense of place and balance, and gain an understanding of what we can all do to help keep Florida wild. 

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

 

Cypress Spring

Cypress Spring

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Apr
22
10:00am10:00am

Earth Day Celebration at Oscar Scherer State Park

Earth Day, celebrated on April 22nd each year, marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. 

Come celebrate Earth Day at Oscar Scherer State Park with live music, fun-filled activities for kids, various environmental and informational booths, and more!

We will have a full display with original artwork and merchandise and we are looking forward to meeting lots of new friends!

1843 South Tamaimi Trail Osprey, Fl. 34229

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

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Apr
14
7:00pm 7:00pm

Fringe Bazaar Handmade Market at 81 Bay Brewing Co.

Enjoy an Evening of local craft beer and handmade art! We will be there with new hand painted originals, prints and note cards, along with a variety of other artisans showcasing their unique creations.

81 Bay is a South Tampa secret you should discover! 

Hope to see you there!

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

 

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Apr
12
6:00pm 6:00pm

St. Pete Moonlight Market at The Blue Goose

We will be at The Blue Goose for the St. Pete Moonlight Market with our full set up filled with original, hand painted work, gallery quality prints, cards, and more merchandise! Hope to see you there! 

48 9th St. N. St. Petersburg, Fl. 33705

5% of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

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Apr
8
2:00pm 2:00pm

Florida's Wild Waters: Celebrating Florida's Greatest Treasure

 

Meet the Artist!

This visually stunning multimedia exhibit featuring Florida's springs and rivers opens April 8th and runs through May 28th at the Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center.

Watercolor artist Curtis Whitwam will display his original paintings and videos based on his travels along Florida's waterways. The installation will take the visitor on a journey through the aquifer, from the spring caverns to the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Learn about the inhabitants of these waterways and get inspired to explore the beauty that lies right in your backyard.

5%of profits for the months of April & May from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Sulphur Springs Museum & Heritage Center.

 

Winter Home

Winter Home

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Mar
31
6:00pm 6:00pm

Art Walk At First Magnitude Brewing Co.

Join us at First Magnitude Brewery for a fun evening of art and brews, supporting local artists, local business and celebrating the importance of our springs and rivers!

We will have new hand painted originals and prints in the Galaxy, Florida Forest and Springs collections based on our travels in Florida's wild places and highlighting the life inside Florida's beautiful springs rivers and forests. 

Be sure to check out my original watercolor paintings from these collections hanging in the taproom through April. 

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

Naked Springs

Naked Springs

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Mar
25
1:00pm 1:00pm

Pinellas Arts Village Art Walk

Enjoy an afternoon of exploring local studios, galleries and outdoor artist's creations! We will be outside at 5663 Studios with new hand painted originals, prints and note cards, along with a variety of other artisans showcasing their unique creations.

 Hope to see you there!

The Fourth Saturday Art Walk was initiated in 2016 for the community and visitors to enjoy a new arts district, engage its artists, and share a walkable neighborhood with diverse participants.

During Art Walk, studios and galleries in the district are opened to guests, and the Pinellas Park Art Society offers artist demonstrations and sales at the Park Station facility.

Participating facilities include SWARTZ Gallery, Bottles Pub, Painting with a Twist, Grumpy’s Garage, Studios at 5663 (John Gascot, Matt Walker, Bob Canning, I AM LOY, Tara Radosevich, Raul Del Castillo, Danielle Conte), Pompei Studios, Donnelly COVE, Wordier Than Thou, and the Complete Sweet Shoppe.

Fire in the Sky

Fire in the Sky

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Mar
11
1:00pm 1:00pm

Painting Demo & Meet the Artist at Blick Art Supplies - Tampa

Stop by Blick Art Supplies on March 11th anytime between 1:00pm - 3:00pm to learn watercolor techniques from me. 

I will be there demonstrating various stages and brush techniques that I uses to create my work.

I will also have hand painted originals, prints and notecards available for purchase.

Ask questions, have a chat and get inspired!

 

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Mar
4
to Mar 5

Florida Springs Fest

Come learn about the Florida Springs!

Florida Springs Fest is a two day event will feature guest speakers, scientists, artists and activists that care deeply about the springs in Florida and the aquifer. There will be glass bottom boat tours, music, food, art, silent auction, kayak/canoe rentals and entertainment.

 I will have original paintings, prints, note cards and hugs! I look forward to seeing you! 

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

Silver Springs State Park - Glass Bottom Boats

Silver Springs State Park - Glass Bottom Boats

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