Sonar Scan entries due Aug. 28

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Brick Haus Collective is proud to announce Sonar Scan, a juried exhibition for local emerging artists. The competition will be juried by artist and curator, Christopher Blay. All two-dimensional, three-dimensional and digital media are eligible for consideration. SONAR SCAN will be on view from October 1st thru October 22nd, with an opening reception on Saturday, October 1st …

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Janice Hamilton classes at Artists’ Showplace: Perspective, Oils & Pastels

Fall is coming too soon, and for you who are thinking ahead I am sending out my teaching schedule. If you are interested or know anyone  who is,  I will be teaching the following classes at the Artists Showplace this fall. Sign up at artists Showplace  972-233-1223 . Saturday, September 24 – ONE-DAY WORKSHOP  …

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Oil Painting Workshop with Chris Brandley for Adults

This workshop takes place in the beautiful, historic town of Grapevine, Texas September 23 & 24, 2016.

Our 2 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

I use the …

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KId’s Summer Art Contest & Art Gallery at Lakewood Conservatory of Fine Arts

The LCFA summer art gallery and art contest kicked off on Thursday July 14th.

During the opening reception co-founder Ewa Korzeniowska unveiled the works of local painter Dr. Chuck McCarter & sculptor Stephen Potter. Guests enjoyed hors d’ oeuvres, Go Texan wines and kid friendly fare. McCarter and Potter both spoke to the …

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Local Art Reviews & Videos July 29

Art News DFW’s guide series to promote the local artists, galleries and art organizations in North Texas. We provide a round-up of locally published art reviews, art stories and videos. Please email artnewsdfw@gmail.com if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

Breath of History: Norman Lewis …

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Receptions this Sunday: Brett Dyer REVELATIONS and IAA Board Exhibit

REVELATIONS: Solo Exhibition featuring
Recent Works by Brett Dyer

July 24 – August 27, 2016

Opening Reception Sunday July 31st, 2-4pm

Brett Dyer received a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in painting and printmaking from The University of Texas at Tyler, and a Masters of Fine Arts degree in painting and intermedia arts …

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Dam Lam’s Coquette opens at Fort Works Art

Dan Lam’s MONUMENTAL Solo Exhibition 
       “Coquette”   

opens August 2, 2016 at Fort Works Art!  

OPENING RECEPTION AUGUST 6th at 6-11pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/812258215542029/

For more about the artist, see http://www.fortworksart.com/#/dan-lam/

FORT WORKS ART is pleased to announce “Coquette”, artist, Dan Lam’s first major exhibition. This exhibit will run from August 2, 2016 …

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San Antonio call for Public Art Qualifications

New Public Art Call At PublicArtist.org

Name of Call: FY2017 Call for Public Art Qualifications: Public Artist

Budget: $0
Deadline: 9/2/16

The City of San Antonio seeks professional qualifications from local, state, and national artists for potential public art projects. The FY2017 Pre-Qualified List is used to select public artists for upcoming …

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Trinity Arts Guild – a new website & a new year

Trinity Arts Guild is starting its new year of art events off right with a newly designed and beautiful website. Check it out: www.trinityartsguild.org.

Trinity Arts Guild (TAG), a 503 c non-profit organization, is open to area artists and art lovers. We embrace artists working in any medium. The Guild was formed in 1961 …

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Uptown Downtown Art Gallery call for artists

The Uptown Downtown Art Gallery is interviewing for exhibiting artists for now and through the year’s end. There is also studio space available on a month to month basis or longer term.

Call 214 226-9942 for details The gallery is in the heart of historic downtown Rockwall surrounded by shops ,parking and restaurants. Over 2500 …

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CAC 2016 Membership Exhibition opens July 30 at Mary Tomas

CREATIVE ARTS CENTER OF DALLAS 2016 Annual Membership Exhibition

In celebration of our 50th anniversary, Creative Arts Center of Dallas is proud to present the 2016 Annual Membership Exhibition on view at Mary Tomás Gallery July 30 through September 3 in the Dallas Design District. This juried show is as varied as the classes …

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Mokha Laget’s Color into Space opens July 29 at the Geometric MADI

MOKHA LAGET’S COLOR INTO SPACE
OPENS THIS FRIDAY, JULY 29
Opening reception and exhibition of Laget’s uniquely shaped paintings

This new, solo exhibit will be composed of over 20 breathtaking works including Laget’s signature shaped paintings, using unconventional clay pigments, and colorful lithographs.

Laget’s geometric abstractions evoke vast landscapes, urban …

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Shayema Rahim and Lesli Robertson open at JM Gallery July 30

Please join us this Saturday, July 30 from 5 until 8, for an opening reception featuring work by Shayema Rahim and Lesli Robertson.

JM Gallery presents the work of two women who find beauty in unexpected materials. Lesli Robertson fuses concrete and textiles in provocative objects that force us to question the boundaries between brutal strength and …

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Jim Stoker’s “Reflections of Nature” opens July 30 at Valley House Gallery

Join us next Saturday, July 30, 6:00pm-8:00pm, for the opening reception for Jim Stoker’s exhibition “Reflections of Nature” at Valley House Gallery.

Texas artist Jim Stoker began developing his confetti-splatter technique of painting in 2000 to depict his interpretations of the unique flora along the Guadalupe River, as well as the native plants of Central …

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Sparks Studio Art Classes for August

Join us for an inspiring art class
Sign up today…   817-266-3085
see photos below – for a complete description, go to SparksStudioArt.com

• Run with Scissors, Play with Paint Cindy Shepard – Tues Aug 2, 6:30-8:30pm – $25
• FloraBunda Peek-a-Boo Cards Suzanne McNeill – Monday August 15, 10:00 – 12:30 …

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Fall Art Classes & Workshops at Artists’ Showplace

Fall 2016 Schedule of Art Classes for Adults, Children & Youth Register Early! Space Limited Four-Week Painting & Drawing Classes  for Adults *Oils   *Pastels   *Drawing   *Watercolor   *Alcohol Ink Six-Week Special Project Classes for Adults *Mosaic Art *Polymer Clay Creations Children & Youth Classes *Animation & Story-boarding *Painting *Art Portfolio Preparation Mini-Workshops *One-Day Adventure in Oil *Mastering …

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Drawberry.com – Get your memories hand-painted on canvas: a database of artist portfolios

Get your memories hand-painted on canvas…

A new online platform at Drawberry.com is launched to bring together artists and customers from all over the world and offer them an easy way to find each other and strike deals on custom hand painting from photos.

An Australian software developing company …

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LGAA Open Juried Fall Festival of Art entry deadline Sept. 19

Lake Granbury Art Association presents

2016 Fall Festival of Art October 14 – November 12, 2016

at Shanley House Gallery, 22’f North Travis, Granbury, TX 76049

Open to anyone 18 or over.  Membership in the LGAA is not required to enter.

$3,000+ in Prizes!

Prospectus: http://lakegranburyart.blogspot.com/2016/07/lgaa-open-juried-fall-festival-of-art.html

2D or 3D art executed in the last 3 years. …

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Fort Worth Kroger Mural Project call for artists

Request for Qualifications – Fort Worth Kroger Mural Project

http://www.artsfortworth.org/projects-2/fort-worth-kroger-murals-2016/

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APPLY TO THIS CALL

Fee: $0.00 Entry Deadline: 8/14/16

The Arts Council of Fort Worth, in partnership with Kroger Company, invites professional artists to submit qualifications for two indoor mural projects for new Kroger stores in north Fort Worth.  The new stores, …

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Double Exposure opens August 3; reception August 11

Keller Public Arts is pleased to invite the community to Keller Town Hall for “Double Exposure”, the photographic expertise of Ray Maines, and Bruce Rosenstiel.

Ray Maines is a retired commercial photographer, who after years in the public photographic arena has returned to his roots of fine art photography. He works “primarily in the digital …

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Social Media for Artists & Social Media Marketing – Workshops July 30 & Aug. 6

Sign up now for these Workshops:

Intro to Social Media for Artists July 30, 2016 10am – 12pm Matthew Miller and Ruth Meharg, Instructors Intro to Social Media for Artists will serve as a standalone class for people who want to learn how to use Instagram and Facebook to sell and spread the word …

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Private Eye/Public Eye Photography Exhibition

Private Eye/Public Eye
Scholarship Portfolio Exhibition
“the beauty of circumstances and the sketch of manners” Baudelaire Now Showing in THE ARTS gallery

Collin County CollegeSpring Creek Campus, Plano – Room A175

July 5 – August 11, 2016

Closing Reception:
Thursday, August 11th from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

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Keller’s Got Talent – Call for Artists

Keller’s Got Talent – Call For Artists
Submit entries  August 5 – September 6, 2016 This annual event is right around the corner. Entries can be submitted between Aug. 5 – Sep. 6, 2016. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older and residents of the City of Keller or the Keller ISD area. All …

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“Dance Partners” –Group Sculpture Exhibition at Umbrella Gallery

Umbrella Gallery presents “Dance Partners” –Group Sculpture Exhibition

 

ARTISTS: Rachael Anderson, Minna Jain, Linda Gossett, Abby Bagby

DATE: July 26 – Aug 14, 2016, Opening Reception July 30, 6-9pm

LOCATION: 2803 Taylor St, Dallas, TX, 75226

 

Dance Partners is a collaborative exhibition of wearable sculptures created by artists …

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2016 Lost Pines Art Conference coming Sept. 16 & 17

 

ART A LA CARTE  – September 16th & 17th

Lost Pines Art League is pleased to announce our second annual 2016 Lost Pines Art Conference (2015 Lost Pines Regional Arts Conference-LPRAC) to be held September 16-17 in Bastrop Texas.  

To Register go to:  lostpinesartconference.org

An impressive line-up of 21 teachers with sessions …

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Guide to sources of arts and crafts supplies

This guide has four sections (with links to websites):
1. Local arts and crafts suppliers
2. Arts and crafts supplies online
3. Other art-related services
4. Guides to art supplies and services

To suggest additional links or corrections, please fill out a comment.  Updated 9/12

1. Local arts and crafts suppliers (suppliers with locations in North Texas)

2. Arts and crafts supplies online

3. Other art-related services

4. Guides to art supplies and services

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Sculptors Margaret Drake and Stacey Watkins at Your Private Collection in Granbury on July 30

Your Private Collection Art Gallery is proud to present sculptors Margaret Drake and Stacey Watkins as their featured artists at Granbury’s Last Saturday Gallery Night on July 30, 2016

Margaret Drake, bronze sculptor and Western Artist, lives on a ranch near Glen Rose, Texas.  Studying under renowned artists, Margaret focuses …

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Frame Destination offers framing supplies & advice

Frame Destination is a framing supplies business located in Dallas with an online interface for ordering. You may have your ordered shipped but pickup is also available for local customers.

Website:  https://www.framedestination.com Email: info@FrameDestinations.com Phone: 972-479-1188 Address: 13539 Method Street, Dallas, TX 75243

Photographer Mark Rogers founded Frame Destination out of his home in Dallas, Texas, in …

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Funky Finds Booth Application deadline July 31


Vendor applications are now open for the Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience

A FREE all handmade art & craft fair in Fort Worth, Texas! Event features the work of over 100 talented makers selling a wide variety of hand-crafted items. The event will be held November 5th & November 6th, 2016.

Venue:

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Infinity Art Tour McKinney on August 27 – call for artists

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Saturday, August 27 at 1 PM – 5 PM

https://www.facebook.com/events/1626822950962797/

Infinity Art Tour is hitting McKinney at Tupps Brewery, for a collaborative group art show/tour!  

Come hang out to meet our artists, shop for one-of-a-kind art for your collection!

Enjoy Tupps’ delicious craft beers! Visit here for a list of ther brews:http://tuppsbrewery.com/brews/

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Only one week left – enter the National 2016 Animal Art Competition by July 31 at midnight

Enter the 2016 15th Annual IAA
National Animal Art Juried Competition

AUGUST 28 – SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX
$3,000 in Awards
Juror: Walt Davis SWS AWS

In addition to the Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Competition,
Irving Art Association also sponsors a national show on animal …

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RAW: DALLAS presents REVEAL July 28 at the Gas Monkey

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RAW: DALLAS PRESENTS REVEAL |THU JUL 28TH @7:30PM CDT GAS MONKEY 10110 Technology Blvd. E., Dallas, TX 

ALL AGES + EVENT | TICKETS $20 PRESALE and $25 AT DOOR

Buy tickets at http://www.rawartists.org/dallas

For featured artists see http://www.rawartists.org/dallas/reveal

 

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Revelations: Recent Works by Brett Dyer

REVELATIONS: Solo Exhibition featuring Recent Works by Brett Dyer

July 24 – August 27, 2016

Opening Reception Sunday July 31st, 2-4pm

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062 Directions

Brett Dyer received a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in painting and printmaking from The University of Texas at …

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Gallery 3’s Summer Solstice Art Show – call for artists

SUMMER SOLSTICE ART SHOW ARTIST CALL.
$35 per piece
ARTIST CALL JULY 28TH THURSDAY AND DROP OFF DATE

SHOW DATE AUGUST 5TH
GALLERY 3, 1319 W DAVIS ST, DALLAS TEXAS 75208
Awards:
$ 125.00 FIRST PLACE/ FUTURE SOLO SHOW
$ 50.00 GIFT CARD SECOND PLACE
FREE ENTRY …

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Art Tooth new Fort Worth Gallery – call for artists

Call for Artists! Now accepting portfolios…Art Tooth is excited to announce a call for artists for our 2016-2017 season!  Accepted artists will be guaranteed participation in a group or solo show, and a select few will be considered for representation!  Check out the details here. Deadline is July 31, 2016.

Art Tooth is a new …

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