Sharon Giles

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Art in the Atrium 19

The mission of the City of Frisco Public Art Program is to is to promote cultural, aesthetic, and economic vitality in Frisco, Texas by integrating the work of artists into public places, civic infrastructure and development of the community.

In keeping with that mission, City staff and the Frisco Public Art Board initiated the ongoing …

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Bedford ArtsFest March 30

March 30, 2019 (10am-6pm)
Where: Boys Ranch Park
2801 Forest Ridge Drive, Bedford TX 76021

If you are looking for a Marketplace vendor spacePlease contact cob.events@bedfordtx.gov 

The Cultural Commission and City of Bedford are proud to announce the 2019 Bedford Artsfest. Artsfest will be held on Saturday, March 30 from 10:00 am-6:00 pm at …

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Trinity Arts Guild: Dianne Hicks demo April 1st & Doris Mobley on April 10

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, April 1st, 2019 at 6:30pm. Visitors are welcome.

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

Guest demo artist will be watercolorist Dianne Hicks.

“I began my love of art by watching my mother paint in oils. Later, I …

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Spring Gallery Night March 30 at the Upstairs Gallery

“Mohegan Crash” by Cynthia Crier
oil on mylar

SPRING GALLERY NIGHT March 30, 2019

Past and Present 3.30.2019 12-9 pm
Works by Gallery Artists Al Brouillette, Jef Barton, Lynne Buchanan,  Jo Ann Bushart, Diane Carroll, Cynthia Crier, Chris Cunningham, Jim Evans,  Karen Foster, Judy Gelfert, Sandra Grimland,  Sam Hopkins, Carolyn Jehring, Vern …

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Teta Smith: Textures Workshop March 30

Hope you’ll join us for a Textures of all sorts Workshop next Sat. 3/30 10-4:
Location: Teta Smith Studio at The Shops at Willowbend, Plano
Cost: $70. for the 6 hours of instructions. $65. for those regularly attending weekly Classes

Texture in artwork helps create the design and works both as the focal point and as a support element for …

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500x Gallery Membership Call – deadline April 1

500x Gallery Members sitting together in 1978. 500X Gallery Seeking Applications for New Members
for the 2019/2020 Season
Application Packets due April 1st, 2019 500x Gallery is an artist run gallery collective with a long tradition.  Having been run by artists for 41 years, 500x relies on the talent and dedication of it’s members to continue …

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Giddens Gallery artist call

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art is continually searching for established and emerging Texas artists. 

We are located at 624 S. Main St. in Historic downtown Grapevine, Texas.  If you are an artist interested in joining other successful artists being represented by the gallery, contact Cherie Giddens at 817-488-8600 or email cheriegiddens@juno.com for information to set up an …

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Introductory Workshop, Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop March 30

Full Beginner / Introductory Workshop, Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop and Workday with Leigh Harrison Saturday, March 30th 10:am to 4:00 pm:

Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop with Leigh Harrison:

noon to 3:00 pm $60

Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop: In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using textiles and paper to create beautifully layered …

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Apr. 2: “Architecture Deans Roundtable” by The Dallas Architecture Forum

The Dallas Architecture Forum Presents

“Architecture Deans Roundtable”

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 At the Horchow Auditorium, Dallas Museum of Art

Presented in Partnership with UTA CAPPA 

The Dallas Architecture Forum, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design and the urban environment, continues its Spring 2019 …

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Art on Henderson 2019 deadline March 31

Art On Henderson 2019 is a collaborative effort between business and the arts and specifically focuses on the Arts in Dallas. Eligible applicants are limited to Texas artists. For more information see http://artonhenderson.com/application.html

All applicants must be able to produce and install work that is appropriate for public display. Selected work will be on display …

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Festival of Joy March 30 at Klyde Warren Park

Kick off Mayor Rawlings’ Dallas Cultural Month
with the 2019 Festival of Joy!

Saturday, March 30th, 2019, 11am – 6 PM
Klyde Warren Park in the Dallas Arts District
FREE ADMISSION

Experience India in Downtown Dallas at the 2nd Annual Festival of Joy, Presented by Kalachandji’s and the Crow Museum of Asian Art.

Don’t miss the Parade Procession …

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Unique by Nature: Submissions due March 30

Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition and Exhibition
Opening Awards Reception April 6th, 7pm
McKinney Performing Arts Center
(Awards announced before 8pm, Ruschhaupt Hall)

This is a beautiful evening of art, open and free to the public.
The Purchase Prize will be announced, and will be added to the McKinney Performing Art Center’s permanent …

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“Trees Speak” call for art

The Creative Arts Center has issued a call for art for its “Trees Speak” Exhibit which goes up in the gallery on Friday, April 5. The tree theme fits in with National Arbor Day each April and requires that a tree or trees be the focal point of the art. All media will be accepted. Artist members …

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Acrylic Painting Class and Color Wheel Workshop at the Creative Arts Center in Bonham

Acrylic Painting Class Begins at Creative Arts Center       By popular demand, the Creative Arts Center will offer another Acrylic Painting Class beginning Wednesday, April 3. The class will be taught by Katherine Kluger and will run from 1:30-3:30 PM, weekly for six weeks. The cost of the class is $150 and there is …

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Kim Collins Art: Open Studio March 30

https://kimcollinsart.net

Dates
3/30/2019 – 3/30/2019

Location
My studio
1300 Gendy, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
United States
Open studio in conjunction with Fort Worth Gallery Night.  My studio is on the second floor of the Fort Worth Community Art Center.  Light snacks and drinks will be served….

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Free VAL Workshop on Landscape Design & Composition April 20th

Sponsored by the Visual Arts League of Lewisville https://visualartleague.org

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will present the first free workshop
of 2019 on Saturday, April 20th at 1:00 in classroom #2 at the MCL Grand
Theater, 100 N. Charles Street, Lewisville.

The workshop will be presented by VAL member Murthy Mantha and it will

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Drypoint prints workshop March 29 – simple technique, great results!

Friday, March 29th 7-9 pm

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

FREE instruction; $5 materials fee. Register on our IAA Meetup site or email Junanne at junannepeck@mac.com.

Drypoint is a traditional fine art printmaking technique. Basically, you scratch a design with something …

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Photography Skills Workshop

Review basic photography skills, techniques, and current photo trends. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Class fee of $25. Students must be registered and 18 years of age.

Meeting times: (this is a repeating class — choose May 11, July 13 or Oct. 12 to attend)
May 11 [Saturday] – 10 – 2, small gallery    …

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2019 TAG Open Show call for entries

2019 Awards approximately $2800.00 in cash and merchandise. 

Trinity Arts Guild Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch Park, 2819 R.D. Hurt Parkway Bedford, TX 76021

Categories:
1. Oils 2. Watercolor
3. Acrylic/Mixed Media 4. Pastel/ Drawing 5. Three Dimensional

Enter online at https://www.trinityartsguild.net/prospectus-and-entry-forms

Entry and Payment:
First 3 entries for TAG members is $35; First 3 entries for …

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Temporary Collectives April 5 & 6 showcases art from 5 universities

Temporary Collectives is a dynamic inter-collegiate graduate project involving professors and students from six major North Texas universities.

Now in its fifth year, Temporary Collectives will unite students from Texas Christian University (TCU), The University of North Texas (UNT), The University of Texas Arlington (UTA), The University of Texas Dallas (UTD), Texas Woman’s …

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BCA Nonprofit Board Workshop May 4

“Playing the Board Game” Nonprofit Board Workshop. A program for arts and culture board leaders and their teams. Sponsored by the Business Council for the Arts and the Collin & Denton Counties Leadership Institute Class of 2019.

Saturday, May 4, 2019 8:30 am – Noon

For details, contact Angie Reisch, program manager at angie.reisch@ntbca.org.

https://ntbca.org/lai-collin-and-denton-class-project-2019

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Reminder: NorthPark Art Collection Tour with Stephen Lapthisophon | 3.26

The Dallas Art Fair and NorthPark Center are pleased to announce the 2019
winter + spring season of their partnership which will feature guided tours and
discussions of the internationally celebrated art collection on site and available to all. RSVP@dallasartfair.com or click here

Stephen Lapthisophon
Tuesday, March 26
6:15 – 7:30 pm
Meet in back room of La Duni, Level …

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Maddrey PLLC presents COLOR on March 27

COLOR – A Spring Curated Exhibition

03/27/2019 6:30 pm

Join Maddrey PLLC for our third art exhibition, COLOR – A Spring curated exhibition and event in the heart of Dallas.

Location: Maddrey PLLC, 901 Main Street #6530 Dallas, TX 75202

Maddrey PLLC is proud to announce that this year our art …

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VALA Gala on April 27

The 2nd Annual VALA Gala is drawing near and we are Super Excited to make it better than ever!  Our board members have been working like busy bees to get everything ready, but as volunteers ourselves, there are not enough hours in the day it seems to get everything done! 

This is where we need …

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Donna Chambers: Pastel Workshop April 6

April 6, 2019 • 10 am to 2 pm Fee: $75

The Irving Art Association at Jaycee Park will host Donna Chambers, pastelist, for a one-day workshop for beginning and intermediate level pastel artists. The focus of this workshop will be on individual help and application after a short informational chat on the basics of …

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2019 Gaylord Texan Art Tour artist opportunity – deadline April 1

My name is Kathryn and I am the Special Events Coordinator for Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center. I’m reaching out to you in regards to an opportunity to have your work featured in our annual SummerFest Atrium Art Tour. We are currently accepting submissions for pieces that could work in conjunction with our SummerFest …

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W.A. Slaughter – Vintage Collection at Southwest Gallery

As Winter comes to an end, there is an excitement for the anticipation of Spring. Slaughter’s distinctive compositions painstakingly recorded the stunning seasons beaming with color.  For over 50 years no one has captured the Texas Hill Country’s spectacular beauty more masterfully than W.A. Slaughter.

W.A. SLAUGHTER Vintage Collection Circa 1967 – 2003
Opening reception Saturday, MARCH 23RD from …

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Small Works Show call for entries

Artists ‘Round Texas 17th Small Works Juried Art Show — May 11 – August 17, 2019

Cash awards totaling over $1,000. Prospectus & entry form:

EntryForm2019SmallWorksDownload

SHOW VENUE & DELIVERY OF A.R.T. Rowlett Annex Conference Bldg
4004 Main, Rowlett – Behind Rowlett City Hall

Eligibility: Open to all artists 16 years of age …

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CADD Fund 2019 on March 24

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas celebrates creativity and community with the annual CADD FUND 2019, held on Sunday, March 24th at 500X Gallery.

CADD FUND 2019
at 500X Gallery 500 Exposition Avenue Dallas, Texas 75226 5:00-7:00 pm

CADD FUND is a fun, fast-paced evening of sharing innovative ideas about potential artistic projects and will …

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Elm Street Studio Spring Class Registration

Spring Classes are about to begin

Elm Street Studio 139 S. Elm Street Keller, TX 76248 http://elmstreetstudiokeller.com/

Drawing Classes:

  •   Basic Drawing
  • Drawing Fundamentals
  • Teen Adult Drawing
  • Cartooning
  • Graphite Pencil

Digital Arts Classes:

  •   Digital Painting in Krita
  • 3D Modeling/Animation in Blender
  • 2D Animation in Krita

Painting Classes:

  • Oil Painting with Liz Bonham

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Justin Burns Workshop on Abstract Expressionism April 19

Abstraction Expression and mark making with Williamsburg Oil Paint, Cold wax, Golden Acrylics, Golden Gels and mark making tools.

Friday, April 19, 2019 at 9 AM – 3 PM Harry Myers Community Center 815 East Washington Street, Rockwall, Texas 75087

Abstraction Expression and mark making: With this workshop, the sky’s the limit. You …

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2019 Spirit is Ageless Art & Writing Contest

Open to anyone, age 55 and over. Entries accepted March 26 and 27 at the C.C. Young Center in Dallas. Artwork will be on display through April 30 in the Point. Limited to two entries at no cost. Awards will be given at the Celebration Event on April 27.

FINAL DAY FOR ENTRIES for the …

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2019 Celebrating Irving: Irving Memories – call for art

The Irving Heritage Society and the Irving Art Association invite you to join us in this year’s festivities in celebrating the long and glorious journey that is the City of Irving. Along with other activities, we call on all artists and creative writers to exhibit works at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The …

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2019 ArtsGoggle registrations open

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for artists applying for ArtsGoggle 2019 on Saturday, October 19.

Artist applications:  https://portal.nearsouthsidefw.org/login

ArtsGoggle is Fort Worth’s premier festival of local arts. Attracting a crowd of 60,000+, ArtsGoggle offers live music, artistic displays of every kind, food, drink, and fun for everyone. Unlike any event in Fort Worth, it …

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Art on the Town Paint Party in Bonham

Art on the Town Painting Party Thursday March 21      
Painting parties are a monthly activity at the Creative Arts Center in Bonham and the upcoming party at 6:30 PM on Thursday, March 21 will be another great opportunity to paint! The instructor is Lisa Avila and the painting’s theme is a beautiful harbinger of spring …

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