YouTube: Weekly Update – Aug. 17

Art News DFW follows more than 150 YouTube channels devoted to arts and crafts. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.

Highlights this week:

Watercolor with Birgit O’Connor: Rocks, Sand & Sea Glass, PREVIEW

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Design District Market Aug. 28

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INDOOR/OUTDOOR MARKET with LOCAL:

+ Artists / Artisans
+ Jewelry and Clothing Shops
+ Vintage Boutiques
+ Home and Accessory Stores
+ Food trucks
+ Music
+ Free Drinks
AND THE RETURN OF THE dc DUMPSTER POOL!

RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/571643406289873/

http://designdistrictmarket.com

August 23rd – 12-8pm

Dallas Contemporary, 161 Glass Street, Dallas, …

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Tile Coasters Class Aug. 30

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Looking to learn something new?

Or, want an afternoon playing with paint?

Let’s make tile COASTERS!!!

Enjoy using your imagination

  • Painting without form or       structure
  • We are pouring – YAY
  • Absolutely no artistic talent needed.

Flyer: COASTER class

All supplies included:

Liquitex Pouring Medium, Liquitex Gloss Gel Medium, Lots of Acrylic paint colors,

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ArtLoveMagic Presents: In a Galaxy Far, Far Away…..

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ArtLoveMagic joins with the Jedigoddess Presents Crew fromwww.deepellumonair.com to bring you a Gallery Event like no other! Leave the Tardis home, but bring the herd out with your nerd out to Southside on Lamar for this artistic exhibition of Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Comic Book Geekery.

7p-10p Wednesday Aug. 20th is our opening night …

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2014 Pottery in the Park Arts Festival

13th Annual Pottery in the Park Arts Festival – Oct 11-12, 2014 - 10am – 5pm.
Over 40 artists – pottery, jewelry, textiles, glass art plus more crafts available for sale.  Pottery wheel and clay hand-building demonstrations. Hands on demo: Purchase bisque ware and glaze it yourself.  Then we will Raku fire it while …

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Yellow Challenge entry, Yamini

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Yamini
Title: Garden Love
Medium: colors, clay on board

Email: guttikondayamini@gmail.com
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Yellow Challenge entry, Monica Fallini

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Monica Fallini
Title: Sunflowers field # 13045
Size: 22” X 22”
Medium: oil on canvas

  • This painting was based on dreams of Sunflowers in a field.
  • I associate yellow with fire and it is one of the two favorites for my work being red other favorite, so …

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Yellow Challenge entry, Darla Bostick

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Darla Bostick

When I think of yellow it takes me directly to lemonade and all the times we as children had a lemonade stand in front of the house on the sidewalk. Even today, I can’t pass up a lemonade stand.

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The Art of Barbara Hines: Mysteries, Signs, and Wonders Exhibit Opening

Blockbuster exhibition of contemporary paintings will explore the wonders of the Holy Land, religious mysticism, the faith, and the beauty if Israel. One third of the museum gallery space will be devoted to these breathtaking landscapes and abstract interpretations utilizing gold, precious metals, and soil from Israel. Beautiful setting at the Museum of Biblical …

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Converge Studios offers Studio Rental

Converge Studios is pleased to announce a current studio rental opportunity for Dallas area artists, crafters, and designers!

Converge currently has a 10-foot-by-15-foot artist studio for rent in our New Trinity facility at Irving Blvd and Medical District Drive for long- or short-term lease.

Converge offers amenities such as a communal area, kitchenette, and …

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Rita Kirkman Pastel Demo and Workshop Sept. 6

Pastel Society of the Southwest (PSSW) will have a demo by pastel artist Rita Kirkman followed by a half day workshop.  Non-members are welcome!

Join us on Sat., Sept 6 at 10am – noon for the free demo.  The afternoon mini-workshop “Pastel in Miniature” will be held from 1pm-5pm.  Cost for the mini workshop is …

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DALLAS PRINTS opens Aug. 22

WHERE: Ro2 Art Downtown
110 North Akard Street, Dallas, TX 75201
On View: August 16 – September 7, 2014
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, August 22, 7-10pm

Ro2 Art is pleased to team up with Iron Frog Press to present DALLAS PRINTS – an invitational exhibition featuring recent work by more than twenty …

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Call for Art – Día de los Muertos: The Eternal Melody

Entries Deadline:
Saturday, September 13, 2014 (5 PM)

The Bath House Cultural Center will present the 28th Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, October 11-November 15, 2014. This show will feature local, regional, and international artists working in traditional and contemporary styles to celebrate, explore, and honor people, …

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Refreshing Journey: Recent Art by Jenny Hong DeLaughter

White Rock Lake Museum presents Refreshing Journey: Recent Art by Jenny Hong DeLaughter “Cardinal” – Color pencil drawing by Jenny Hong Delaughter

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Refreshing Journey: Recent Art by Jenny Hong DeLaughter

Through September 27

The exhibition celebrates the interaction of humans with the natural environment of White Rock Lake. The painter …

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Oil Painting with Chris Brandley

Just a few spots remaining – register now!

Oil Painting Class with Chris Brandley Tuesdays
10:30am – 12pm
Sept. 9 to Oct. 14

This course will include paint along demos, step by step instruction, and one on one easel time. We will focus on oil painting technique, composition, light and color, and …

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Embracing Our Differences call for artists

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Embracing Our Differences believes that everyone has the right to feel safe, to be empowered and to make a difference in our world. The Embracing Our Differences 2015 Annual Art Exhibit Celebrating Diversity, promotes diversity education throughout the community and works to teach everyone the importance of being an “up-stander,” not a “by-stander.”  Together, we …

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Art & Words Show opens Sept. 27

In Your Future I See a Fish by Bob Crow, a sneak peek of one of the visual works from the 2014 show

Please join us for our annual Art & Words Show! This year’s show will be displayed from Saturday, September 27, 2014-October 4, 2014 with the reception and reading of written work on September 27, 2014 from 6:30 PM-9 PM.

In Fall of 2012, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam curated the first Art & Words collaborative show at Art …

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Curate+Collaborate: Split Seconds at the Bath House

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Curate+Collaborate Exhibition Series presents: Split Seconds

August 23-September 27, 2014

Opening Reception:
Saturday, August 23, 2014 (5:30-7:30 PM)

Panel Discussion:
Saturday, September 20, 2014 (5 PM)

Split Seconds is presented as part of the center’s Curate+Collaborate Exhibition Series. The series pairs up two curators every year, who, through a creative partnership, bring …

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Davis Foundry Gallery presents Birdcage by Messimer

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The Davis Foundry Gallery is proud to announce Birdcage, an exhibition of expressionistic works by Artist, Sharon Bode Messimer.

Exhibition: August 2, 2014 through September 27, 2014
Artist Reception: Saturday, September 20, 2014, 6-10 pm (open at noon for the Fall DADA Art Walk)


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Vote in Dallas Observer’s ‘Best Of’ Poll for 2014

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It’s time to select the winners for the Dallas Observer’s 2014 Best of Dallas® poll. Pick your favorites from readers’ suggestions.

Voting ends at midnight Sept. 7th.  http://readerschoice.dallasobserver.com/

Here are the nominees in the Visual Arts categories:

Best Art Event: Deep Ellum Arts Festival, The Vinyl Thoughts Art Show, Aurora Dallas, Abnormal Artbeats

Best Art Gallery: Kettle Art Gallery, Circuit 12 Contemporary, WAAS Gallery, LuminArte Gallery, Barry …

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Closing Reception for “Tex-Mex Kitchens of Dallas” on August 29, 2014

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Tex-mex Kitchens Of Dallas, 1950-1970
7/11/2014 - 8/30/2014
Closing reception Aug. 29 6-8pm
Latino Cultural Center, 2600 Live Oak St
Dallas TX 75204 Phone: 214.671.0045

http://www.dallasculture.org/latinoculturalcenter

From the oven to the tortillería, the evolution of the Tex-Mex kitchen in Dallas reflects the growing and enduring presence of Mexican-American culture in North Texas.

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Kettle Art presents ‘Artpocalypse’ Aug. 21

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Kettle Art proudly presents ‘Artpocalypse’ a four man show featuring works by Richard Ross, Clay Stinnett, Mattson Plummer, and Johnny Hawkins, opening Thursday, August 21, 2014, 7:00 – 10:00PM. 

From Ross’s whimsical, mythology-based social commentary, to Plummer’s graffiti-inspired street art characters, to Stinnett’s humorous pop imagery with a Texas twist, to Hawkins’ depictions of …

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PAA Gallery 2014 Anniversary Exhibit call for artists

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Plano Art Association Gallery’s

2014 Anniversary October Exhibit

  http://www.planoartassociation.com/

Titled:  “Politically Incorrect: Not What You’d Expect” Politically Incorrect: exhibiting or failing to exhibit political correctness *theme by no means allows for overtly offensive works, such works will not be tolerated or accepted by Plano Art Association   1013 …

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Dick Lane’s Landscape Photography

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“Frames Of Reference:The Iterated Landscape” 

Dick Lane’s photographic works broaden our perception of the landscape tradition with the inclusion of historic, geographic, and autobiographic narratives. Frames of Reference: The Iterated Landscape draws upon the American tradition of landscape photography while utilizing digital art and technology to expand the artistic potential of the medium and genre.  …

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Bruce Peil Workshop Sept. 18-20

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Bruce Peil Workshop — September 18–20 www.brucepeilart.com Workshop with Bruce Peil: Landscape painter Bruce Peil is offering a three-day workshop at his studio in Athens Texas September 18 thru 20. The fee for all three days is $350. A maximum of 15 students will be accepted. This will be a studio / plein air workshop with the …

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Jingle Bash applications open Aug. 17

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Applications for the 2014 Jingle Bash open August 17. Produced by Etsy Dallas, Jingle Bash happens every November in Dallas. This year’s will be November 15th at the South Side Events Center, 1135 S. Lamar.

The 5th Annual Jingle Bash, is planned to be our biggest, bestest show yet! We’re working hard to make …

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CREATE TEXAS: Mixed Media Retreat Sept. 17-21

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Brought to you by the editors of Cloth Paper Scissors magazine, the 2014 CREATE Mixed-Media Retreat in Texas is an inspiring, unforgettable, hands-on art experience. You’ll discover new ways to work with paper, paint, metal, fabric and other materials—all while learning alongside renowned artist instructors in an encouraging, friendly atmosphere.

17 of …

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Join us for the return of Blue Plate Special…

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The Cultural Arts Center… Join us for the return of Blue Plate Special…

Sept. 27, 2014

http://creativeartscenter.org/fundraising.html

LOCATION:  The home of Barbara & Matt Mooney, made from 14 shipping containers, known as PV14 at Peavy & Buckner overlooking downtown Dallas and White Rock Lake. Street address is 422 Peavy, Dallas, TX 75218.                                                       

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Tomorrow Come Today

Undermain Theatre is thrilled to bring the World Premiere of Gordon Dahlquist’s Tomorrow Come Today to their home in Deep Ellum at 3200 Main Street.

 

Tomorrow Come Todayis a world premiere Science-Fiction drama set in a not-too-distant future where technological advances have enabled the wealthy to cheat death, the members of the elite have …

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Drawing Class for Beginners – Learn to Draw in Dallas

Are you a beginner who wants to learn to draw or an established artist who wants to improve your drawing skills? Learn to draw in Dallas at Asel Art on Cedar Springs.  Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain® class beginning September 13.  Our class meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Register now …

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D.K. Richardson teaches Verdaccio Techniques

DEMO @ TVAA Downtown Gallery – What secrets of the Old Masters can we re-discover and use in our contemporary works of art? Master Artist, D.K. Richardson, demonstrates the Verdaccio Underpainting and Glazing Techniques used by Masters such as Da Vinci in the ‘Mona Lisa’, and Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel. ‘Verdaccio’ is an …

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Women For Hire art & music event at WAAS Gallery Aug 16th

In the past the contributions of women to the arts have been overlooked but in more recent times have come to light, revealing the importance of the female role in the visual and musical arts. Acting as a catalyst for spiritual enlightenment and critical thinking.

The work of the …

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The Lodger at ArtHouseFW Aug. 31

The Lone Star Film Society’s ArthouseFW and The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth will screen THE LODGER as part of its partnership series Scare Tactics: Six by Hitchcock.

Described by Hitchcock himself as “the first true Hitchcock movie,” this Masterfully silent thriller is set in a fog-bound London terrorized by a Jack the Ripper-style …

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20th Annual Goblet Invitational at Kittrell Riffkind Art Glass

We hope that you will join us this coming Saturday, August 16th, from 10 – 5:30, for the Opening Reception of our 20th Annual Goblet Invitational.  Enjoy some wine & munchies in our new space…

We will be featuring drinking vessels from over 80 contemporary glass artists — a dazzling array of goblets ranging from functional to fantasy… in August this year instead …

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Join us for Arboretum photography competition presented by HD Metal Prints

Arboretum Photography Competition sponsored by HD Metal Prints

Applications online now | Apply by September 5

Join us this fall for the Arboretum’s juried photography exhibition and sale presented by HD Metal Prints.  

We invite you to submit your photos capturing the unique beauty of the garden from season to …

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