LIVE NOW /
Watch WFLA News Channel 8

Michael Israel in Tampa Bay to underwater ‘speed paint’ for first time

Living Local

Michael Israel, a world-renowned artist famous for “speed painting”, comes to St. Petersburg to attempt his craft underwater for the first time ever.

Speed painting is an artistic technique where the painter has a limited time to finish the work and puts on a show while doing it.

The artist will dive into Admiral Farragut Academy pool with the scuba students and WFLA News Channel 8’s Lila Gross to create a masterpiece underwater. 

Israel is working with Admiral Farragut Academy to raise awareness for the upcoming “Reach
for the Stars” fundraiser on Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 6:30-10:30 p.m.

CLICK HERE to learn more.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Videos

More Video
More Contests

Trending Stories

get the app

News App

Weather App

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss