Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative

The Hive

Need a card?


Learn painting, sculpting, digital art, drawing and more using online courses and digital resources.

What is Art?

Learn more about what makes and defines art in this video from GCFLearnFree.

Take the tutorial

Bob Ross: The Joy of Painting

The Joy of Painting program is the most recognized, most watched TV art show in history. Join soft-spoken Bob Ross in painting happy little clouds, mountains and trees on Hoopla Digital, the library’s streaming video service.

Watch it now

Library Art Studio

Oil painting: hunter walking with his dog in the snow

The John Crawford Art Education Studio, featuring the works of former librarian and watercolor artist John Crawford, offers free art instruction and appreciation activities for all ages at the SouthShore Regional Library.

Beginning Graphic Design: Fundamentals

Discover the main elements of good graphic design in this video from GCF Learn Free.

Take the tutorial

Adobe Creative Cloud

Access Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for digital image editing at the library, free with your library card.

Adobe Locations