Sharon Giles

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July 20th in the Dallas Arts District: DMA Late Nights & Nasher ’til Midnight

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight at the Dallas Museum of Art

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, talks, family programs, and more! See the full schedule …

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“From Fold to Flight” installation extended to August 19 at the Galleria Dallas.

Experience From Fold to Flight art installation “flying” above the iconic Galleria Dallas ice rink May 10 through August 19. With nearly 4,000 colorful origami butterflies installed by Paper for Water – a nonprofit dedicated to bringing clean water to developing countries, this installation celebrates the spring season and brings attention to the water …

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Works by Bostick, Busey & Mekailek at Tierney’s Tavern and Restaurant

Showing through 26 August in Lewisville at Tierney’s Tavern and Restaurant is art by 3 members of the Visual Art League of Lewisville, each is a separate area of the restaurant. The art works include paintings, prints, photographs and more…all for sale! Come relax with a meal and see works by Darla Bostick, Kathleen Mekailek …

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Steve Miller: A Journey in Oils & Pastels

Exhibit: JULY 29 – AUGUST 24, 2018

Reception Sunday, August 12 2-4pm MEET THE ARTIST

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

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Flyer: SMiller-Journey-Flyer-8×11

This exhibition is a record of a “Journey”. The artwork tells many stories as it expresses the beauty of an …

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Lara Lenhoff: Paint your Spirit Animal Class August 7

I’m instructing an art class at the Deep Ellum Art Company on August 7th from 6-8 PM. It’s a fun class and appropriate for all ages but is in a bar/ event space. It’s a class focused on finding what your spirit animal is and I’ll be teaching blending techniques and color palette techniques. …

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People’s Choice Arts, Photography and Artisans Show Awards & Closing Reception July 21

Cleburne Friends of the Cultural Arts

People’s Choice Arts, Photography and Artisans
Show and Sale

Cleburne Friends of the Cultural Arts is hosting its fifth People’s Choice Arts, Photography and Artisans Show and Sale that is open to all interested artists, photographers and artisans.

J.N. …

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Saturday’s in August for Children’s Mornings at the Geometric MADI

Join us on Saturdays in August for Children’s Mornings

Attention members! Join us on Saturdays in August for Children’s Mornings at the Museum of Geometric and MADI Art in Dallas. Enjoy art activities and refreshments in the galleries. Reservations are limited.

Member’s Children and Grandchildren

Ages 6-12

Saturdays in August

10 am to noon.

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Paint Party with Navneeta Khemka August 17

IAA is hosting a Paint Party with Navneeta Khemka, in the East Gallery on Friday, June 29th 2018 Paint, sip and Party at Irving Art Association on Friday, August 17th 2018 from 7-9pm. It will be a fun party environment. All supplies will be provided. Just bring in what you would want to sip …

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Justin Burns: Golden Paints Workshop – Abstracts with Crackle Medium and Qor paint

a few spaces are open – register ASAP

Justin Burns – Golden Acrylics Workshop: Abstracts with Crackle Medium and Qor paint

July 21, 2018  9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Trinity Arts Guild invites you to join Justin Burns, the area representative for Golden acrylics, for a one day …

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2018 Creative Arts Competition at the State Fair of Texas call for entries

Show Off Your Creative Side at the Fair: Register Online!

Are you an aspiring photographer or do you have mad sculpting skills? Enjoy quilting or baking? Is building art with Legos your thing? No matter how you express your creative side, there is a way to showcase your unique talent in a Creative Arts …

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Artist Applications open for Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience – deadline July 15

The  Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience will be held November 17th and 18th in the Cattle 2 building at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas.

Vendor applications are currently open on our website and the application deadline is July 15th.

Acceptance emails & invoices will be sent out July 18th and the payment deadline is …

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“imPRESS” Exhibition reception July 15

Prepare to be imPRESSed! 17 local/regional printmakers’ artwork will be featured, including Junanne Peck and Matt Bagley.

Frisco Discovery Center :: imPRESS Art Exhibit imPRESS is a juried exhibit seeking impressions from local and regional printmakers working with monotypes, lithographs, etchings, woodcuts, linocuts, engravings, and screenprints. The complexity of the process and/or composition, as …

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18th Annual Art Connection Members Exhibition call for artists – deadline July 13 & 14

This annual, non-juried exhibition is open to all current Art Connection members who wish to participate. (New members may join at time of entry.)  The entry fee is $5 per work, and artists may submit up to two pieces. Eligible entries will be judged for cash awards in three categories: Youth, Non-Professional and Professional. …

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LGAA July Group Show at Shanley House

You’ll find landscapes, abstracts, cubism and more in the group show currently running at the Shanley House Gallery. It features the work of three long-time LGAA members and Granbury locals, Diana Littlejohn, Lynda Robinson and Kay Wirz. Show runs through July 29th.

http://lakegranburyart.blogspot.com/

Lake Granbury Art Association
Gallery Address: SHANLEY HOUSE GALLERY, 224 North …

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Grand Prairie Arts Council 2018 Art Show call for entries

Grand Prairie Arts Council 2018 Open Juried Art Show & Sale Sept. 21 – Oct. 20 call for entries http://www.artsgp.org/juried-art-showENTRIES.html Each artist may submit up to 3 entries for $35. Entries are chosen from images submitted with completed entry forms & paid entry fee. All media will be considered. Including, but not limited to oil, …

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2018 LGAA Fall Festival of Art call for entries

ENTRIES DUE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER. 14th

PRIZES:
$1000 Best of Show Award. Over $3000 and merchandise in total prize money.

2-D and 3-D artwork accepted. No photography. No digital media. (Photography/digital media has a separate show. Watch for more information later in the year.)

$40.00 entry fee
Each artist is limited to …

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ArtSpace Artist Reception July 12 for Keith Williams: Journey Forward

Artist Reception: Thursday, July 12, 6-9pm

Now showing at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press, Keith Williams: Journey Forward. Join us at this month’s Artist Reception on Thursday, July 12 from 6 to 9pm. Check out the artist’s latest work, and take in Keith Williams’ vivid images and progressive style. Keith Williams: Journey Forward is on display …

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An All New Workshop with Elizabeth Schowachert! “The Art of Tools” Dec. 8 & 9

“The Art of Tools”
An all new workshop with Elizabeth Schowachert!

Saturday, December 8th and Sunday, December 9th, 2018
10am to 4pm each day

The workshop is $385 and includes MANY supplies … more info below

In this workshop Elizabeth will share her approach to image creation and …

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Weatherford Art Association Show at the Fort Worth Central Library

WAA is sponsoring a members show at the downtown Fort Worth Central Library, located at 500 W. 3rd. FW Public Library Show
August 5 – September 26, 2018 Prospectus at http://www.weatherfordart.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/WAA-libray-show-2018-002.pdf Approximately 70 pieces will be in the show. WAA will host a reception Saturday August 4, 2018 from 2-4pm. The Weatherford Art Association …

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Peach Festival Show Awards July 14

The Peach Festival Art Show is sponsored by the Weatherford Art Association in conjunction with the Parker County Peach Festival

http://www.weatherfordart.com/

Awards: Saturday, July 14, 2018 3pm

SHOW DATE: Sat. July 14, 2018

All works will remain on display until July 27.

Doss Heritage Center

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125 Show Reception on July 13 – Plano Art Association

You are invited to the
125 Show 2018
Awards Reception

at the Eisemann Center
July 13, 7:00 to 9:00 

Please join us for this reception and awards presentation to celebrate the work of these outstanding artists. The reception is open to the public. In addition to viewing a wide collection …

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July News from SiNaCa Studios School of Glass and Gallery

As the temperature gets warmer, we get closer to giving the glass blowing studio a rest for the summer. Make plans to join us for our annual Ice Cream Social fundraiser on July 14th. Money that we raise will go to help with studio improvements. We will have sandcasting workshops and awesome ice cream …

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CADD July Openings

July Openings & Other Events

Website: http://www.caddallas.net/

July 7 – Openings & Events Ro2 Art – The Cedars Ain’t Like I Thought: Ken Craft Artist talk: July 7, 2:00 – 4:00pm On view through: July 14, 2018 Ro2 Art – The Cedars The Past Informs: Nancy Ferro Artist talk: July 7, 2:00 – 4:00pm …

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Botanical Portraiture reception July 20 at North Haven Gardens

‘Botanical Portraiture: A Modern Take On Classic Still Life’

Opening Reception July 20

Inspired by the classic still life, The Gallery at North Haven Gardens is proud to present a special exhibition featuring seven talented local artists, each with a modern approach to these traditional studies. With freedom to bring forth botanicals within …

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2018 SWA Membership Exhibition call for entries

2018 Society of Watercolor Artists Juried Membership Exhibition

UNT Health Science Center Gallery 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76107

Prospectus: 2018 Members Prospectus   The prospectus is also available on our website.  www.swawatercolor.com

EXHIBITION CHAIR: Skeeter Murley, email: swaexhibitions@gmail.com

AWARDS: $3000 in cash and merchandise to be determined by the juror after viewing the …

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Calls for Art from Gallery 8680 in Frisco

Gallery 8680 – NORTH 2018

thegallery8680: will open its doors at 7pm August 17th 2018 for NORTH 2018

Call for artists to submit work for this show titled NORTH this show is open for all mediums and must be the artist’s original interpretation of NORTH. above the 49th parallel…
https://www.thegallery8680.com/north.html

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VAGF Meeting July 16 and Reception for Expedition Frisco Exhibit

 

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting

Monday July 16, 7-9 PM
3rd MONDAY of each month
https://vagf.org/
Expedition Frisco, 9073 Berkshire Dr., Frisco 

 

Artists Reception

It’s summer and we are combining our July meeting with the opening reception of the beautiful …

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2018 Tuesday Painters Exhibit and Miniatures Art Show – Reception July 8

TUESDAY PAINTERS EXHIBIT

July 1- 27, 2018
Reception: Sunday, July 8 2-4pm
FREE & open to the public

East Gallery, Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

The annual exhibit by the Tuesday Painters group, composed of artists that meet every Tuesday from 10:30 am — 3:00 …

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Cynthia Fritz at the Point – Reception July 19th

The Art Gallery at CC Young: The Point & Pavillion presents

CYNTHIA FRITZ

TRANQUIL MOMENTS

JUNE 30 – JULY 28, 2018

Reception Thursday, July 19 3:30pm

Free and open to the public

4847 Lawther Dr., Dallas TX 75214

Gallery hours 6am- 8pm

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A Mid Summer Night’s Happening -JULY 6 at the Upstairs Gallery

The Upstairs Gallery gives to airy nothing a local habitation and a name: A Midsummer Night’s Happening, a night of revels, poetry, music and art never before seen in Arlington, Friday, July 6th at 6PM. Spoken word and music begins 7:30pm. C.J. Critt , master of the revels Beatnik Chemist, guest DJ Artists: Bret …

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55th Annual SWS Membership Exhibition Preview Party July 8

The Preview Party for the 55th Annual SWS Membership Exhibition will be held on Sunday, July 8, 2018 at the Royal Lane Baptist Church in Dallas from 2:00-4:00 PM. Refreshments will be served. We’ll have a slide show of all the entries submitted (before the juror selects the show.) So come check out the …

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Downtown Plano Art & Wine Walk July 12

http://www.visitdowntownplano.com/winewalk/

This is a sip and shop event where participants get to sample selected wines at their favorite shops in Downtown Plano while enjoying live music, curated art exhibitions, and special discounts. It’s the perfect way to unwind in Plano’s arts district. The Art & Wine Walk takes place on the second Thursday of every month …

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Moth Migration Project opens July 18 at the Heard Natural Science Museum

July 18 – September 30, 2018

The Moth Migration Project is a crowd-sourced collection of hand printed, drawn and cut paper moths founded by Hilary Lorenz. This collection will be exhibited in an installation along walls of the Heard exhibit halls. The featured moths will include species native to our region. Choosing moths, a nocturnal …

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Grapevine Rubber Stamps & Paper Arts Festival July 13 & 14

July 13 & 14, 2018

Friday & Saturday 10 – 5

http://www.heirloompro.com/

Admission: $8 for a two-day pass

Best Deal – 2 Day Passes in Advance $6.00 Purchase Admission $6 Advance Ticket Includes Friday & Saturday Online Sales cease Monday 7/9/2018

Free Parking

Our friendly exhibitors …

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Dallas Gallery Day July 14

https://www.dallasgalleryday.com/

7th Annual Dallas Gallery Day
Saturday, July 14, 12-6 PM  

The 7th Annual Gallery Day will take place on Saturday, July 14th from 12-6 PM.

Dallas Gallery Day is now a city-wide, mid-summer celebration featuring the city’s leading art spaces.

Afterparty 6-8pm with Tony Schwa, Site 161, 131 Payne St., Dallas.

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