Let's Get Art-Sea

Date: Aug 06, 2022 - May 13, 2023

Join the Paint Party

Join us for a unique painting class at Mississippi Aquarium. Led by Mississippi artist, Carisa Mitchell, you will be provided with everything you need to create your very own aquatic work of art.

After class, while your masterpiece dries, you will have the opportunity to see all the sights the Aquarium has to offer.

The purpose of our Let's Get Art-Sea paint event is for you to HAVE FUN and leave with an AMAZING piece of artwork made by you!

Painting themes change for each session.

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, January 14
  • Saturday, February 11
  • Saturday, March 4
  • Saturday, April 15
  • Saturday, May 13
  • Saturday, June 10
  • Saturday, July 8
  • Saturday, August 12

Reserve Your Canvas

Let's Get Art-Sea Ticket Price

Non-Member Price 123456 $45.00
*Member Price Members Save 10%123456 $40.50

Member Pricing

Members, please contact our ticketing office at (228)-241-1300, select Option 1 or tickets@msaquarium.org to book your tickets.

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Meet Carisa

A freelance artist based in Mississippi, Carisa Mitchell creates artwork influenced by her rural surroundings. Carisa takes a representational approach to creating art emphasizing the beauty of the subject, while exploring light, color, and interactions.

For over two decades, Carisa maintains her devotion to her art career continuing to create a visual of surroundings and explorations, sharing her abilities through paintings and instruction. A graduate of Mississippi College, Carisa completed a Master of Education with an emphasis in studio art and a Master of Fine Art in two-dimensional design. Afterwards teaching college level art including art appreciation, art history, and studio classes for several years. Carisa has associate status with Oil Painters of America, American Women Artists, and American Impressionist Society. She is also a member of the Mississippi Art Education Association. Currently, she works from her home studio.

Past Paintings

June 2022

July 2022

August 2022

September 2022

Paint Party FAQs

What is included with my ticket?

Can I bring a guest who isn't painting?

Can I bring my child to paint?

Where will this take place?

Can I bring my own food and drink?

How early should I arrive?

Can I reserve a seat?

What if I'm running behind?

Will I be able to join once the class has started?

Will I be able to choose my painting?

Can you ship my art to me?

Can I get a refund?

Will I be able to attend a sold-out time slot?

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