Texas Area Artists Exhibit in July at the Mesquite Arts Center

Texas Area Artists

In July, The Mesquite Arts Center will exhibit work from Texas Area Artists.

Texas Area Artists are a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting and educating adults who have a passion for creating art. Member artists gather together for support, fellowship and artistic demonstrations.

July 2 - July 30 @ Mesquite Arts Center Main Gallery. Gallery …

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2017 DFW Fiber Fest – Call for Teachers & Vendors


April 7-9, 2017 Irving, TX info@dfwfiberfest.org | dfwfiberfest.org We’re always gearing up for the next DFW Fiber Fest with current activities including Teacher Applications and Upcoming Vendor Applications! Teacher Applications Accepted Through June 30, 201 The Board of DFW Fiber Fest is now accepting submissions from teachers for our 2017 class roster. Class submissions will be accepted …

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Art Room Exhibition “THREE,” opening July 9th

Artwork:Daryl Ganon, The Extent of an Unpredicted Event, 30“ x 40”, Acrylic on canvas.

On exhibit July 9th –  27th
Opening July 9th @ 5pm
With Reception 6-9pm
Food, drinks, and music provided

Art Room is pleased to announce its upcoming group exhibition entitled “THREE,” representing the work of local, regional, …

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Dutch Art Gallery: Drawing With Mike Schroeder

Dutch Art Gallery: Drawing Workshop With Mike Schroeder

Mike Schroeder’s 4 week drawing class meets once a week on Tuesday evenings at the Dutch Art Gallery from 6pm to 9pm beginning July 5th. Call 214-348-7350 to register

Academic Drawing: Comparative measurement, light and shade/form modeling, triangulation, angles/straight line block in, charcoal and graphite application. The …

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Charcoal Mixed Media Workshop with Judy Mason and Colleen Erickson

Special Workshop – Judy Mason and Colleen Erickson

One day painting event on August 6, 2016

The workshop working with charcoal was a great success for those attending.  We are scheduling just a one-day workshopAugust 6, 2016 for artist to explore this medium.  If you were not able to attend the workshop scheduled in June …

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Ryan Spiritas: Organized Chaos opens at Milan Gallery

Organized Chaos: An Exhibition by the Modern Expressionist Artist
Ryan Spiritas

The exquisite work of artist Ryan Spiritas will be on exhibition and available for acquisition at the venerable Milan Gallery in Fort Worth, Texas (505 Houston St.) fromJuly 14 through July 31. The exhibition is a rare glimpse into the mind of one of …

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Art in the Atrium 13 deadline August 22

The City of Frisco seeks current, 2-Dimensional works of art by artists from Frisco and the surrounding area for the 13th installment of Art in the Atrium. The exhibition showcases regional artistic endeavors and encourages public dialogue, understanding and enjoyment of visual art. The program’s goal is to reflect the artistic excellence in …

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Fresh Paint: Plein Air Works by 4 Artists in Keller

Liz Bonham, Beverly Boren, Maryann Brummer and Steve Miller will be our featured artists for “Fresh Paint: Plein Air Works by 4 Artists”, July 5 to 27, 2016. Each artist brings the beauty of the natural light and landscape to life in their oil paintings. All are accomplished, award winning artists who strive to share …

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Water Media Painting Class with VET: July 6, 20, 27 & August 3

Water Media Painting

Wednesdays, July 6, 20, 27 & August 3 (4 weeks)

6 pm – 9 pm $80

Explore a wide variety of painting techniques working with watercolor and acrylics with artist, VET.  Learn how to apply them to still-life, landscape, seascapes and abstract paintings. This is a great course with lots …

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Enter the 2016 IAA National Animal Art Competition

2016 15th Annual IAA National Animal Art Juried Competition

AUGUST 28 – SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX

2016 marks the 15th year Irving Art Association has held a special competition on animal art. Entry is open to all legal residents of the U.S. in the contiguous 48 states, 18 and older. Any animal species is considered as acceptable …

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Handmade E-Commerce Photography & Marketing Workshop


Photograph Better, Sell More, & Spice Up Your Online Store Etsy Dealers, Shopify Sellers, Instagramers, Facebookers, etc.

WHEN Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (CDT) – Add to Calendar

WHERE Creating In Cahoots – 1827 West Louisiana Street, McKinney, TX 75069 – View Map

Learn from two experts, Lindsey Miller, a professional …

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9th Annual Ghost Ranch Workshop/Retreat in Abiquiu, NM Sept. 25 – Oct. 1


You are invited to Darla Bostick’s 9th Annual Ghost Ranch Workshop/Retreat 2016 in Abiquiu, NM  25 September-1 October

Includes digital photography, watercolors/acrylics, pencil, incorporating text and mixed media work with options for plein air painting and comfort of a group activity room (floor to ceiling vista views). For 7 days/6 nights you can relax, enjoy, …

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Dutch Art Gallery: Masters of the Fall art call

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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Non Pixelated opens July 2 at the Bath House

Non Pixelated: The Persistence of Painting in the Digital Age

   July 2-30, 2016

 Reception with the Artists: Saturday, July 2, 2016 (7-9 PM)

Featuring the work of eighteen DFW painters, the Non Pixelated exhibition explores the unceasing relevance of the traditional medium of painting in the context of our contemporary digital age. …

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Texas Artists Coalition / FWCAC Workshops for July & August

Signup link for all workshops HERE

The Costumed Model

 Instructor: Julie Wende July 15: 6pm – 9pm July 16: 10am – 2pm Come and paint in any medium, the costumed model with portraitist Julie Wende. The class will focus on lighting the model and painting in a high key, with emphasis on loose brush …

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SUMMER FUN opens June 25 at Mary Tomas

Group Exhibit – includes works that use bold color, whimsical storytelling or playful images that provides fresh insight into the summer months, Featuring artists Kenn Kotara, Chris Lattanzio, Patrick Lee, Ellen Soffer, Roy tamboli, Lori Schappe Youens and more.

Opening Reception Saturday, June 25, 5:30-8:30 pm

Mary Tomas Gallery, 1110 Dragon St., Dallas TX …

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Natural Wonders & the Creative Spirit in Western Ireland

Ireland . . . A Simply Rewarding Experience!

Join me on a 10-day (June 15 – 25, 2017) unforgettable travel adventure where we will create grand memories together while photographing some of the most beautiful and intriguing scenery in all of Ireland!  Our tour will concentrate on western Ireland with its rugged pristine coastlines, …

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Digital Dallas: 2nd < Art / Code > call for artists

Digital Dallas is back with the second installment of < Art / Code >. Come see some amazing digital artists create and display their remarkable craft at the incredible Aria Stone Gallery.

Meet creatives, developers, artist, digerati and enjoy complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

To be an exhibiting artist at the < Art / …

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Indie Summer Fair deadline for artists July 5

Shopping stalls are indoors in an Air conditioned hall!! https://www.facebook.com/isfusa
Indie Summer Fair celebrates the work of artisans and houses quirky and kitsch products rarely found in retail stores. If you are an artisan with unique products to sell to a discerning audience, be there at Indie Summer Fair, on July 2 3& 24, …

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Ro2 Art: The Nomadic Fungi Institute’s ‘Spore Sprouting Test’ opening June 25 & more

Ro2 Art: On view and Upcoming : : This weekend, join us for The Nomadic Fungi Institute’s ‘Spore Sprouting Test’ opening this Saturday!


Spore Sprouting Tests


1501 South Ervay in The Cedars

Saturday, June 25, 6-10pm The Nomadic Fungi Institute has been conducting Spore Sprouting Tests …

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Infinite Kamme Art Scholarship Art Show and Gabby Devore Benefit call for artists

We are still accepting submissions for artists to be a part of the juried exhibition in the gallery and/or have a booth in the Art Fair in the Square to benefit both the endowment of the Kamme Art Scholarship administered by the Sanger Education Foundation and Gabby Devore, the first recipient of the scholarship …

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Playground- Ali Golzad Solo Exhibition reception July 9 at Umbrella Gallery

Ali Golzad, local paper artist specializing in high-relief cardboard sculptures, debuts his long-awaited solo exhibition “Playground” at Umbrella Gallery.

Golzad uses the innocence of children juxtaposed in war-torn countries to inform and educate his audience about cultures that may not be their own and the similarities or differences of backgrounds and existence.


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Trinity Arts Guild Classes 2016

Orange Hibiscus Pam Oldham

Trinity Arts Guild presents weekly classes taught by member artists in the TAG Gallery located in the Art building at the 

Bedford Boys Ranch
2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy.
Bedford, TX 76095-0671

(817) 283-1422



Barbara McFarland

Monday – 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Contact Barbara at 817-282-0714 or …

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Meadows Museum presents Spanish Modern Art in Fall


Exhibition Marks Unprecedented Partnership with Asociación Colección Arte
Contemporáneo, Bringing Works Never Previously Displayed in US to Dallas

Dallas (SMU)—June 21, 2016—This fall, the Meadows Museum at SMU will …

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Leibowitz & Buenader open July 25 at Liliana Bloch

 Bonny Leibowitz New Artifacts   June 25 – July 23 Opening reception with the artist Saturday, June 25 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Liliana Bloch Gallery, 2271 Monitor Street, Dallas, TX 75207

Image: Hanging Bundle, 2016, vintage and contemporary textiles on polymer and stuffed acrylic paint on vinyl 50x50x20 inches

The Liliana …

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Galleries of Granbury Last Saturday Gallery Night June 25

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Galleries of Granbury

Last Saturday Gallery Night

Saturday, June 25, 5-8pm

Galleries of Granbury invite you to visit the beautiful downtown Granbury art galleries.
All are open for regular business hours plus Saturday 5 – 8 is Last Saturday Gallery Night free art walk.


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Local Art Reviews & Videos June 23

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 artnewsdfw@gmail.com if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

Anna Bogatin: New Paintings …

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2nd Annual Irving Photography Exhibit call for photography FREE

Members of Irving Art Association and local photographers are invited to participate in an exhibit at the West Irving Library. The exhibit will be on view July 30 through Sept. 24, 2016. There is no fee to participate.

All subjects are allowed, although we would like to feature a good collection of Irving subjects. Keep in …

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More calls around Texas


The SHOW– 1042 Event Center Drive, Dripping Springs, Texas
DEADLINE: 7/1/2016

Jury Fee: $25.00
Event Dates: 10/22/2016 – 10/23/2016
The Artists Alliance of the Hill Country (AAHC) is spotlighting 60 juried artists at The SHOW as a two-day Fine Art Event from 10 AM to 6 PM.  Artists …

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Pete Fernandez Exhibit Opening June 26 in Irving

IAA is proud to announce that the works one of its founding members, Ada “Pete” Fernandez, will be on exhibit in at the large gallery at Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061. Directions.

Opening reception is Sunday, June 26th from 2-4pm, in the large gallery. The exhibit will run through July 22, 2016. 

The …

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Daniel & Manuel Padilla: New Horizons opens July 16 at LuminArte

LuminArté Fine Art Gallery is delighted to have Daniel and Manuel Padilla as new residents in one of our Artist Studios, and to be representing the brothers moving forward towards a NEW HORIZON; in the continuation of their successful works past featured in Houston, Santa Fe, New Orleans, Chicago, and San Diego.

Daniel and …

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Leadership Arts Institute Application deadline – July 31

Join the next generation of business leaders for the arts! Learn about LAI and how you can apply for the 2016-2017 class. The deadline for the LAI applications – July 31. Application: http://ntbca.org/lai-application

Leadership Arts Institute is approaching its 27th year in Dallas County, and with it, will have provided over 1,000 graduates to the …

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Griffin’s EXPLOSION OF COLOR opening June 26

You are cordially invited to join us Sunday, June 26 in the West Gallery from 2-4 p.m. for the opening of the “Explosion of Color” exhibit at the Jaycee Art Center in Irving. The show features mixed media artwork by IAA member Laura Griffin alongside photography from Shanay Payne and encaustic wax work by Rhonda …

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ArtRageous exhibit – opening reception on Sunday, June 26 at 6:30 pm

Please join the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) for an opening reception on Sunday, June 26 at 6:30 pm. Meet exhibiting artists and mingle with art lovers. Admission is free, light refreshments will be served.

The ArtRageous exhibit is featuring over 60 artworks in a variety of styles. Come enjoy it at the …

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ArtLoveHeal’s art auction to support Global Health Arts Night June 24

You may not think of your local family doctor as an “international person of mystery,” but in fact, physicians across D/FW travel to extremely remote corners of the world to treat those in need. artloveheal The Global Health Arts Night (www.artloveheal.orgis a unique art auction and exhibit that features works and photographs collected from the most remote corners of the …

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