Published: Feb 17, 2014 7:35 AM EST
Updated: Feb 17, 2014 7:41 AM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Pet lovers can bring out their inner artist this weekend and help support rescue pets in Lee County.

Rescue group Love is Fur Ever is hosting a fundraising painting event Saturday, February 22 at Vino's Picasso in Fort Myers. Participants will learn how to paint a work of art, enjoy some wine, visit with adoptable dogs and have a chance to win raffle prizes.

Tickets are $50 per person and are available by contacting Vino's Picasso or through the Love is Fur Ever Facebook page. The event starts at 6:30 p.m.

Money raised during the event will towards the care of rescue pets still awaiting their forever home.