Beverly Yankwitt - Abstract Painting

Beverly moved to Southwest Florida from West Virginia with her husband, Ralph, and two children in 1985. Upon retirement from Merrill Lynch in 2012, she has been pursuing her true love . . . ART. Beverly is a member of Sea Grape Gallery, the Florida Watercolor Society, the International Society of Experimental Artists and a past president of the Board of Directors for the Arts & Humanities Council of Charlotte County. Her art has been accepted in many juried shows including the 2014 National Art Exhibition held at the Visual Arts Center. She works in oils and mixed media and especially enjoys abstract art in mixed media.

Find Classes with Beverly Yankwitt


Students are encouraged to develop their own style of painting. Work on your own designs with a focus on composition and design principles. Contemporary and more difficult approaches to abstract art are featured, as well as artwork critiques with class participationSupply List available online. Art supplies available in VAC Art & Supply Store. 

  • 4 Week Sessions - 16 seats per class
  • Wednesday, 9am-12pm for Intermediate to Advanced
  • Wednesday, 1pm-4pm for Beginners