Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Emerging Artist Talks Sunday Edition

June 19, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Listen and get to know the 2022 Emerging Artists as they speak about their art practice with guests at The Gallery at Creative Pinellas.

This is an opportunity to get an intimate view into the thoughts and processes of three of the 2022 Emerging Artists

Meet Margherita Tibaldo Garcia @ 1pm

Margherita Tibaldo

2022 Emerging Artist Margherita Tibaldo is an Italian Fine Artist based in Dunedin, FL. At the young age of 19, Margherita and her family moved to Florida, all the way from Italy, where she has been able to focus on her art career. For the past few years, she has been honoring her skills in oil and acrylic painting, and wood and metal sculpture. Attending the College of the Arts at the University of South Florida has been fundamental for…… Read More

Meet Heather Rippert @ 1:30pm

Heather Rippert

2022 Emerging Artist Heather Rippert, fine artist, living in Clearwater, Florida, has been painting and drawing from the time she could hold a pencil. Growing up an only child, she discovered a magical world to disappear into every time she picked up art supplies. Her high school art teacher and mentor, Michael Mulhern, was instrumental in her artistic development and love of watercolor. She received a BFA from Maryland, Institute, College of Art. While there, she was hand picked to…… Read More

Meet Ketsy Ruiz  @ 2pm

Ketsy Ruiz (Sketzii), Marketing Associate

Ketsy ‘Sketzii’ Ruiz, a painter, digital illustrator, & muralist, conveys her ethnic identity and culture in her art. Growing up in the Puerto Rican diaspora of the United States greatly inspires her work. As a self proclaimed “military brat” she was raised in the subculture of the nomadic Army family. Living all over the US she was constantly seeking community and found diaspora Latinx wherever she traveled to. Her art is an ode to these diasporas that often feel left…… Read More


June 19, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Event Category:


The Gallery at Creative Pinellas
12211 Walsingham Road
Largo, FL 33778 United States
+ Google Map
(727) 582-2172
View Venue Website

Become a Creative Pinellas Supporter