Sell Your Handmade Goods Online workshop (discount code)

Modern Thrive Workshop for Artists: “Sell Your Handmade Goods Online“

This live online workshop will take place February 23rd – February 25th at 7:00pm CST

Modern Thrive has created a special offer just for the Art News DFW community of North Texas artists.

Modern Thrive is an online platform that helps creatives find alternative paths to …

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Arts Open Call Presended in Partnership with 35 Denton

March 4 – April 16, 2016; FREE

Opening Reception March 4, 5-6 PM Artists and Members Mixer, 6-8 PM Public Opening

Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Arts Open Call welcomes hundreds of artists from across North Texas for an interactive installation at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in historic downtown Denton. Displayed floor to ceiling …

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Call for Artist Submissions (Gardiner Gallery of Art)

The Gardiner Gallery of Art at Oklahoma State University invites artists of all media to apply for our 2017 – 2018 exhibition schedule. Proposals are welcomed for both solo and group exhibitions. To be considered, submissions must include the following materials:

Professional C.V.
Artist Statement
Exhibition Proposal Description
10 images of …

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Impressionistic Oil Painting Workshop with Chris Brandley

Dates: Friday and Saturday, March 25-26, 2016

Time:  9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (1 hour lunch break)

Place:  The REC of Grapevine
1175 Municipal Way
Grapevine, TX76051

*Stage Room*

Cost:  $250.00


Course Description:

This Oil painting workshop takes place at the new state of the art,  multi-generational center, “The …

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2016 Dallas Festival of Ideas Feb. 19 – 29


Welcome to 2016 THE UNITED CITY: The Dallas Festival of Ideas, an annual harvesting of big, bold ideas with an eye toward action in helping to shape the city of the future.

For two days in February 2016, the Dallas Festival of Ideas will focus the power of thought on our city’s next century. …

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Local Art Reviews & Videos Feb. 11

Art News DFW’s weekly 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 if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

What comes next Dallas? …

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Youtube: New Art Videos Feb. 11

Art News DFW follows more than 200 YouTube channels devoted to arts and crafts. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.


Acrylic Painting | Pond and Trees Painting | Speed Painting

Jean Haines …

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The Spirit is Ageless call for art


The Point & Pavilion’s Art Gallery highlights C. C. Young’s belief that a person’s spirit and creativity are ageless.

2016 Art/Writing Contest: Entries Accepted on 3/30 & 3/31/2016

Click here for the 2016 Details/Entry Form.


C. C. Young, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75214. The Point is …

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Maureen Brouillette Mixed Media Collage Workshop May 14-16

Mixed Media Collage Workshop
Saturday, Sunday & Monday,
May 14, 15 & 16, 2016 in Dallas

The goal of this workshop is to experiment, have a good time and create some jewels. All levels are welcome. Bring a friend!

Each day will include lectures, readings, a question and answer session, a demo for …

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TAG Members Winter Show entries due Feb. 16

Trinity Arts Guild

2016 Winter Members Show

February 17 – March 15, 2016

Winter Show Prospectus

$1,500.00 in cash and prizes

Open to all members of Trinity Arts Guild . (Dues must be current)  Entries must have been completed since January 2014. Artist’s original work only.

First 3 entries for TAG members is $35 Non-members may pay …

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CADD February Events and Opening

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas


Opening Saturday, February 13 500X Gallery

Raw Talent: 500X College Expo:
Juried by Ariel Saldivar

Opening: February 13, 7:00 – 10:00pm
On view through: March 6, 2016 Opening Friday, February 19   

Ro2 Art

– New Location
1501 South Ervay Street

Observations and Alterations: …

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Whipped Cream Gasoline – A Grackle Art Gallery Group Show

Opening Saturday, Feb. 20th 7-11pm

Featuring Austin Queen, Eddie Brassart, Wyatt Woodruff Adams, Ryan Stewart, Katelyn Townsend, Barry Anderson, Aaron Hutchinson and Kaitee Herron. Musical artists: Sleeping Figures, Russ Walton and Sadie Murray.

Contact information:

The Grackle Art Gallery

4621 El Campo, Fort Worth, Texas 76107


Gallery Hours:by appointment and scheduled gallery shows from …

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Artists’ Showplace Workshops & Classes

For a Schedule of Weekly Classes and Mini Workshops Visit our Gallery at Artists’ Showplace Upcoming Workshops: Jo Moncrief Acrylic Abstract February 24-27, 2016 Dale Latinen Watercolor March 23-26, 2016 Don Sahli Oil May 6-9, 2016 Soon Warren Watercolor September 27-30, 2016 Judy Wilder Dalton October 20-22, 2016 Abstractions in Landscapes Oil/Acrylic Scott …

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McKinney Juried Art Competition & Exhibition – Call for Entries

The 4th Annual ‘Unique by Nature’ Juried Art Competition & Exhibition is hosted by the City of McKinney’s McKinney Performing Arts Center with help from volunteers of the Arts and Music Guild. The competition and exhibition is sponsored by the McKinney Arts Commission, Orisons Art and Framing and citizen leaders dedicated to the growth …

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Jane Jones Experimental / Acrylic Workshop April 25 – 28


Price: $325.00
Workshop Dates: 4/25/2016 – 4/28/2016 (4 days)
Location: Artists’ Showplace – Dallas
Phone Number: 972-407-1566
15615 Coit Rd. Suite 230
Dallas, Texas 75248
Country: United States

– Use of acrylics and collage with different mediums

– On-going demonstrations
– …

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February 16, 2016: RCAS demonstrating artist Jane Monsson

The Richardson Civic Art Society will be holding its next program meeting on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.

February’s artist is Jane Monsson. She will be demonstrating texturing.

Jane’s’ love of horses is transferred to the canvas in innovative, original and beautiful ways. She uses texture and sometimes wire to build up the images. Jane …

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Free Basic Classes in Acrylic – March 3, 10 & 17 in Irving


Artist Hiral Joshi will be teaching these free acrylic classes at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving.

March 3, 10, 17 Acrylic Art – Hiral Joshi

The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium. …

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Lynn Rushton Painting & Drawing Classes

New art class and workshop series at

ArtWorks Studio
10050B Shoreview
Dallas 75238

Creative Expression:
Learn painting and drawing  in a low stress and creative environment.
From preliminary sketches to finishing a piece, we will work with from the fundamentals of drawing, color, value, pattern, subject matter, and composition.

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Midtown Artwalk call for artists

Looking for artists new and emerging interested in displaying your work during our monthly Galleries at Midtown and Artist’s Studios Artwalk at the Valley View Mall, 13331 Preston Rd (at 635), Dallas 75240.  This month the Artwalk is on Saturday, February 20th from 6-10 pm. Please contact Michele Bartleson at this email for more information and participation. …

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LGAA 2016 Photography Show Winners

Photography Show Award Winners List

“La Silla” by Robert Chura 1st Place
“The Pulpit” by Robert Chura 2nd Place
“I See You” by Nan Zellers 3rd Place
“Edges” by Wendy Moore Honorable Mention
“The …

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Nature’s First Green Is Gold at Artspace111

Nature’s First Green Is Gold

Opening Reception | Friday February 5, 2016 | 5:00pm to 8:30pm

Exhibition on Display | February 5 – March 12, 2015

Artspace111 announces a group exhibition, Nature’s First Green Is Gold, featuring landscapes of America from a selection of Artspace111 artists and featured guest artists. Land …

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Call to Artists for Garden/Artisan Show & Benefit April 16th

Magee-Verplank & Friends

Charity Event April 15th-16th and 18th 2016


The Family Health Center

A Community Dental Care Clinic

and The First Tee of Greater Dallas.

Benefits The Family Health Center and The First Tee Greater Dallas

Get involved and participate in the annual Garden & Artisan Showcase event hosted by Brookhaven …

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Three Unique Workshops – Rockwall

Uptown Downtown Gallery in Rockwall 

call 214-304-6002

301 North San Jacinto Street, Rockwall, TX, 75087

#1.Get The Lead Out!!!! Gallery Glass revealed

Take an image or a painting and create a “stained glass look alike” with the the instructions of artist James Kurtz. Ongoing workshop. two hours a week for …

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3rd Annual Artspace111 Regional call for entries

Artspace111 is pleased to announce an open call for submissions for the 3rd Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition, juried by the distinguished Director of the Kimbell Art Museum, Eric M. Lee. 

This year’s competition will include eligibility for 3D artwork. The exhibition will be open June 24th through August 6th with an opening reception on the evening of …

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“Art For The Heart” at Giddens Gallery

We’re celebrating Valentine the whole month of February with “Art For The Heart”.  Giddens Gallery has marked with “HEARTS”, special priced works throughout the gallery.  Browse the gallery for the piece of art that speaks to your Heart or the Heart of a Loved One.


Open daily Tuesday – Saturday from 11am …

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Touched With Fire – film on the artistic temperment – opening Feb. 19 in Dallas

TOUCHED WITH FIRE by Kay Redfield Jamison

based on the book with the same Title



will open in DFW on February 19, 2016

Paul Dalio who wrote the screenplay and directed the film will be in Dallas on Feb 17 to discuss his film


Official trailer:

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Stars of Texas Exhibit in Brownwood

FEBRUARY 7 to 19, 2016

Each February the Brownwood Civic and Cultural Center hosts the annual Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit.  This juried exhibit runs for two weeks and culminates with the presentation of $7250 in prizes.The Stars of Texas Juried Art Exhibit was conceived in 1999 …

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Whittington & Ward Student/Teacher Art Show

February 5 through February 27, 2016

(Artists Reception on February 12th, 6-9pm)

Ft. Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy Ave., Ft. Worth, TX

Whittington and Ward Student/Teacher Exposition

Margie Whittington and Irma Ward present works by their students from the DFW area.  You will notice a variety of techniques and expressions that distinguish each individual artist’s …

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Randy Meador watercolor demo Feb. 15 for SWA

The Society of Watercolor Artists meets every third Monday from September through May.

Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, SWA meeting at 7pm.

Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, Bldg. 2 – Everett Hall, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Directions.  website:

Randy Meador is a wholly self-taught artist without any instruction except his own exhaustive study of works by …

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LGAA Workshops: Dan Spangler March 18 & David Prescott April 16

Third Saturday affordable art workshops given by an LGAA members.  
Everyone is welcome, these workshops are NOT limited to members only 
$50. Contact the artist directly to sign up for their class.

Dan Spangler March 19th
Call: 817-897-3808


I am an artist with a great love of nature and the natural …

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Figurative Sculpture, Stencil and Mixed Media Workshops at Sparks Studio

Original workshops with Guest Teachers !
One-time opportunity to create amazing new artwork !
Fresh techniques to help your art stand out !

Don’t miss out on these exciting workshop offerings. Seats are limited so be sure to sign up now. You can register with paypal at or call Suzanne 817-266-3085 …

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Urban View: Contemporary Art & Design, Irving Black Arts Council

February 6 – 28 at the Irving Arts Center Main Gallery

This visual arts exhibition presented by the Irving Black Arts Council coincides with Black History Month and features various aspects of the artistic depiction of life, history and culture of and by African- American artists. From textile designs to street art inspired creations, the …

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2016 RCAS Regional Juried Art Exhibition deadline Feb. 19

50th Annual 2016 RCAS Regional Juried Art Exhibition and Sale  

The entry deadline is February 29, 2016.  This exhibition will be on display from April 28 – May 30, 2016 at the Charles W Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, TX 75082. The Awards Reception will be held on Sunday, May 15, 2016 from …

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FBCAA February 16th meeting / demo

FBCAA February meeting: Susan Neumann

The Farmer’s Branch Carrollton Art Association will be having a meeting and landscape oil demo by Susan Neumann on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the Farmer’s Branch Senior Center, 14055 Dennis Lane, near Valwood.  The event begins at 9:30 a.m. with the demo at 10:30. The meeting/demo concludes around …

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Fabulous Jewelry Workshops at Sparks Studio

Sparks Studio Art,  509 W. Main Street, Arlington, TX 76010, 817-266-3085 Fabulous Jewelry Workshops

Yes, YOU can create amazing professional-quality jewelry in our workshops.  Create in Silver – Copper – Stones – Enameling – Ice Resin and more.  Join special workshops with professional artists and national teachers.
SIX workshops to inspire your skills and …

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