Painting Classes with Vino's Picasso Offered at Edison Ford



Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Wilson, Marketing & PR Director

Painting Classes with Vino's Picasso Offered at Edison Ford 

FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 19, 2016) -- On January 24, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., Vino's Picasso will offer the first of three painting classes at Edison & Ford Winter Estates. The outdoor "Paint and Sip" classes include local artist instruction, painting materials and entry to Edison Ford. 

Each class will have a different subject matter. In the first class, students will paint the historic Mysore Fig that stands on the Ford Lawn, along the Caloosahatchee River. In the second class on February, 21, students will paint Edison’s Starry Moonlight Garden. The third will be held on March 20, and students will paint an orchid from the Edison Ford garden. 

To register or for more information, contact Leeanne Criswell at 239-334-7419 or Cost for Edison Ford members is $60; nonmembers $70. A wine, beer, Bellini and mimosa bar will be onsite as well as soft drinks and water available for purchase. Classes are for adults and children ages 10 and up.



Edison & Ford Winter Estates 
Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Edison Ford was awarded the 2009 National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation, an official project of “Save America’s Treasures," a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. In 2014 the Edison Botanical Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the website at