Grapevine Fall Gallery Night – Oct 1, 2016

MEET THE GADA GALLERIES:

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art, owned by John and Cherie Giddens, offers work from a vast variety of highly acclaimed Local artists. Filling the walls of this diverse gallery are paintings of every style and medium.  You will find sculptures in glass, wood, metal, as well as natural Minerals, Geodes and Fossils.  During …

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Art in Motion 2 Minute Film Festival call for entries

Celebration of the Arts – Fort Worth: Art in Motion 2 Minute Film Festival Deadline: January 4, 2017 ART IN MOTION –  2-minute art films will continuously screen throughout the  evening of Celebration of the Arts, a fundraiser for the Fort Worth Community Arts Center on February 25, 2016. This film category is open …

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COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP Sept. 29

COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP
Thursday, September 29th 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Are you captivated by intricate cosplay regalia? Thursday, September 29th you are invited to get a glimpse into the amount of detail that goes into creating a cosplay ensemble. Lead by Denton artist, Regina Panzeca-Raifsnider, participants will …

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What the Plowman Hears: Mark Renner opens Oct. 4 at the FWCAC

What the Plowman Hears- Paintings, Prints and Drawings by Mark Renner

The FWCAC hosts an exhibition of new work by Mark Renner, October 4-29, 2016. There will be an opening reception Friday, October 7.

http://www.fwcac.com/?exhibition_detail/5222

For more about the artist see his website  http://www.markrenner.net/

 

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Harvest Art Exhibit: Call for Artists

Art Exhibition from Oct 31st- Dec 3rd. http://friscodiscoverycenter.com/index.php/frisco-art-gallery/

The Frisco Art Gallery is looking for artists with a desire to exhibit any two-dimensional works.

Submission deadline is Monday, Oct. 10.

A $30 entry fee per artist is required. Artists may submit up to 5 pieces.

To submit work, send .jpegs of individual works to dhill@friscotexas.gov.

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PSSW National Exhibition Reception October 2

Pastel Society of the  Southwest’s 35th National Juried Exhibition. October 1-30 at the Tower Gallery, 636 South Main in  Grapevine Texas.

Presentation of Awards and pastel demo by juror and judge Alain Picard starting 2pm on October 2 at the gallery.

For more about PSSW see the website: http://www.pssw.info/home/shows-exhibits/

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TAG 2016 Fall Members Juried Show call for entries

TAG2016FallMembers

The Trinity Arts Guild Fall Members Show will be on display October 4, 2016 through November 8, 2016 at the TAG Gallery in Bedford. It is open to all members of Trinity Arts Guild  whose dues are current, so join or renew now! Non-members may pay dues and entry fees to enter the show.

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2017 Lubbock Arts Festival applications due Oct. 14

Where: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, Lubbock, Texas
When: April 21-23, 2017

Application Deadline: 10/14/16
Application Fee: $25
Jury Results Notification: 11/01/16

Contact Name: Elizabeth Regner
Contact Email: execdir@lubbockarts.org
Contact Phone Number: 806-744-2787
Show Website: www.lubbockartsfestival.org

Come try Lubbock with multi-year acceptance!

Look what one artists has to say …

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Tony Saladino demo October 3 in Bedford

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, October 3, 2016.

Location: Trinity Arts Guild Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671 (817) 283-1422   http://trinityartsguild.org/

Schedule: Refreshments at 6:30 pm Special Member Info at 6:45 Vote at 7:00 Demo at 7:00 pm

Our Demo Artist is Tony Saladino

“As we look, study, …

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Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición opening Oct 7 in Denton

Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición
October 8 – November 2
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM
In partnership with Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival, the Greater Denton Arts Council presents an exhibition of traditional and contemporary ofrendas honoring departed loved ones and ancestors. Día de los Muertos is …

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Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production

Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production
presented in partnership with More Fun Comics and Games
September 17 – December 10
$5 Special Exhibition Admission; FREE for GDAC members, current students, children 12 & under
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM

From classic D.C. and Marvel heroes …

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Intro to Photoshop Elements Oct. 28 & 29 with Scott Willams

OCT 28-29| 9:30 AM – 4 PM $225 THE ARTISTS’ SHOWPLACE GALLERY

15615 Coit Road, Suite 230, Dallas, Texas 75248

Call 972-233-1223 to register

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION

Intro to Photoshop Elements – Learning the basics of Photoshop Elements. This class is designed with the beginner in mind, where you will learn how to import, tag …

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Do the Can-Can! Recycled Art Exhibit by Patsy Davila

The art of the can from bling to fine art — see what can be made using beer and soda cans rescued from the trash!

RECEPTION October 16, 2016 2-4pm

Exhibit runs Sept. 25 through Oct. 28, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Directions. Sponsored by the Irving …

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This Must Be the Place Oct. 1 at Grackle Art

This Must be the Place, Grackle Art Gallery. This is a reunion of some of the artists that participated in the F6 Gallery that was formed in a warehouse in Arlington in 2007. Everyone is invited to come see what they are creating ten years later.

Art in various media by Jessica Fuentes, Vanessa …

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Naomi Brotherton’s Last Night Scene Workshop Oct. 28 & 29

Naomi’s FINAL Night Scene Painting Workshop

Painting the Mystery of Night

Friday and Saturday
October 28 and 29, 2016

10am-2pm daily $50/day $30 depost

Location: Artisan’s Studio / Gallery, 2925 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75234 972 488-8182

A Veteran of painting the Mystery of Night in Watercolor, Naomi …

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Help a North Texas Artist today!!!

North Texas artists need your support!  To show your support, we hope you will make a gift to the Emergency Artist’s Support League.  As you probably know, visual artists and visual arts professionals often live within narrow financial constraints, even in the best of times. A medical crisis, fire, or other emergency can result …

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3-Day Portrait Workshop October 14, 15, 16

Gene Dillard will be conducting a 3-day workshop starting October 14. It is another in a series to help folks who are striving for adding to their skill set in mastering portraiture. Because everyone is working at different levels, I strive to provide assistance to help you reach your next level of competency. There …

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9×12 Works on Paper Show call for entries

The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2016 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 2-27, 2016.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, …

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To Be Published, or Self Publish? Publishing Options for Artists Today Nov. 11

The print-on-demand revolution has opened up new publishing possibilities for artists; it has never been easier or more affordable to produce and market a book of your work. Digital printing enables creation of a publication or catalogue for a specific audience. A traditionally published photo book with an accompanying “Limited Edition” collectible print has …

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Call for Entries – Dia de los Muertos: Long Live the Artists!

Entries Deadline: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 (10 PM)

Exhibition Dates: October 15-November 12, 2016

Download a PDF prospectus at http://www.bathhousemedia.com

The Bath House Cultural Center will present the 30th Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, October 15-November 12, 2016. This show features local, regional, and international artists working in …

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Dutch Art Gallery: Invitation To 10th Annual Juried Art Show

ART CALL FOR ENTRY – The Dutch Art Gallery announces an art call for the annual juried art competition,“Master’s of the Fall”. Art entries should capture an interpretation of an “Old Master” painting in their style.(Example, Starry Night By Gwen Bell) Or the Artist could create an original painting, but in the Master’s style.(Example, …

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Natural Light Portraits Workshop Nov. 6

Photos of the people in our lives are often among our most prized and meaningful possessions. Portrait photography is a true art that memorializes the essence of a person in a moment of time.

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Beginner Darkroom Classes – October classes & November 13 workshop

Beginner Darkroom Classes

Photography can be so much more magical than pixels trapped behind a glass screen. Liberate your images into the real world! You’ll learn to process your own black and white …

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Rebecca Zook’s Earth & Sky Solo Show. The clouds and grasses of Texas

Texas artist Rebecca Zook’s Earth and Sky solo show featuring the clouds and grasses of Texas officially opens Saturday, September 24th during the city of Granary’s monthly Last Saturday Gallery Night. The artist will be present to meet and talk with attendees from 5-8pm at the Dora Lee Langdon Center. 

Peace. Beauty. Light.

Three aspects that …

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Soon Warren Watercolor Workshop Oct. 17 – 19

Society of Watercolor Artists is proud to announce a fall workshop in October with Soon Warren. The dates are Monday through Wednesday, October 17 -19, 2016 in Fort Worth. [date correction] Soon Warren is a long-time member of SWA and is known for her remarkable still life paintings (and more!). Most recently she was included as …

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Winners of the 2016 SWS 53rd Annual Members Exhibition

The 53rd Annual Membership Exhibition of the Southwestern Watercolor Society is on exhibit at the Eisemann Center of Richardson August 31 through September 24, 2016. The Reception and Awards Ceremony was held on Sunday, September 18th. Awards totaling almost $12,000 were announced.

Juror was Stan Miller. Show Chair is Bill Johnson and Co-Chair Christine Scott. The complete …

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Lauren Childs: Spiral Fracture at Fort Works Art

LAUREN CHILDS

SPIRAL FRACTURE

September 27 – November 5, 2016

Opening Reception
October 1, 2016 6-9pm

Fort Works Art is pleased to announced our first solo exhibition by Fort Worth artist Lauren Childs. SPIRAL FRACTURES addresses how quickly life can change, and both the beauty and despair that exist within these changes. Over 30 …

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CALL for ARTISTS: 2017 Cape Girardeau Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit

The City of Cape Girardeau Public Art Committee is now accepting submissions from qualified sculptors to participate in the 2017 – 2018 Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition. Now in it’s fourth year, the location of the exhibition will be along the Broadway Corridor, a nine-block span in downtown Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

Downtown is where we find …

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Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art at the Irving Arts Center

The 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art September 17 – November 13

Free

Presented by the Islamic Art Revival Series in partnership with Irving Arts Center, the 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art is a program of the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation.

This prestigious international exhibition of artwork is inspired …

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West7 Chalk Art Festival Sept. 24

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The fun starts this Saturday at noon and goes on until 6 pm. This is a FREE family-friendly event. There will be plenty of free parking in our garages.

The 2nd Annual Chalk Art Festival is back! After calling a raincheck due to weather conditions, the festivities are back on schedule, and artists …

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Thomas Helmick: Landscape Abstractions reception Sept. 24 at Elm Street Studio

Landscape Abstractions
by Thomas Helmick

Reception, September 23, 6-8pm August 30 – October 29, 2016 Thomas Helmick | Artist Statement

The work shown here is part of a continued study of landscape.  In a landscape, as in all nature, there is a certain indomitable power and beauty, an indefinable mystical essence.  …

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Free Workshop: The Basics of Illustration by Erica Guajardo Sept. 30

Friday, September 30, 2016 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Hosted in partnership with Little D Markets

Commerce Street Night Market (map)

444 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX, 75202

Bring out your inner artist! Dallas artist Erica Guajardo brings a multitude of experience as a public and gallery artist to the upcoming Commerce Street Night Market. Join Erica for an interactive lesson …

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2016 DADA Fall Gallery Walk Sept. 24

Don’t miss the 2016 DADA Fall Gallery Walk  Saturday, September 24 from noon to 6:00 pm.  This is a great opportunity to start or enhance your art collection. Art enthusiasts, private and corporate collectors, artists, designers and visitors to Dallas can enjoy a full spectrum of gallery openings, special exhibitions and art talks. Please visit our website …

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Intermediate Photoshop Evening Classes start Oct. 10

Dallas Center for Photography’s Intermediate Photoshop classes take the basics from the Beginner classes and put them into action with real world, complex images. You’ll learn more about the power of Photoshop to retouch images, dissect and re-composite photos and enhance or alter reality. The Beginner Photoshop series or equivalent are prerequisites. At the …

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THRILLER – Call for Entries

THRILLER
Seeking original art related to the haunting season – the spooky, freakish, curious, creepy, scary, hairy and howling!

Thriller Entries due – Friday, September 30 (by 6:00 pm)
Notice of Acceptance – Sunday, October 2 (by midnight)
Art Drop Off – Saturday, October 8 (1:30-5:30 pm)
Opening Reception – …

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