Fort Myers Film Festival at Edison Ford
Join us for an evening of films under the stars! In partnership with the Fort Myers Film Festival, several films will be shown on the Henry Ford estate lawn along the Caloosahatchee River. Refreshments will be available for purchase.
The selection of films will include:
- An original silent film, with pianist Stephen Brittain performing the score
- “Preservation Forever,” a tribute to the success of Sam Galloway, Jr. and his long history with the Estates
- “Stay Wild,” a short story about a young woman and her quest to conserve wild places
- “A Greenlander,” a documentary about a French painter in Greenland who teaches art therapy to neglected children
TICKETS: Edison Ford Members: $10 and Non-members: $15. Masks are required where social distancing is not possible during this special event. Click here to purchase tickets.
Generously sponsored by Strayhorn & Persons, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law.
Art in the Gardens Exhibit
Students from local schools will participate in the 13th Annual Art in the Gardens!
This year, each class from more than a dozen schools will create art pieces using wooden fish (approximately 48″X 18″). The students may paint or decorate the fish in a creative manner, using recyclable materials that can withstand the outdoors. There is no charge to see this exhibit, which is located on and around the museum porch.
Silk Scarf Painting Class with Marie Dyer
Join Marie for a inspirational day at the estates! In this workshop, you will learn techniques to create your own one of a kind 14″ by 72″ silk scarf.
No experience is required and all materials and inspiration are supplied.
Members: $90, Non-members: $100
Click here to register. Capacity is limited.