Sharon Giles

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The Bibliophile Art Exhibit: call for art journals, handmade books, altered books and book-related art – deadline April 27

 Call for artists:

The Bibliophile Art Exhibit: Books, Libraries & Literature will be on display April 27 – June 29, 2013 at the West Irving Library. It’s FREE to enter and open to any adult in the North Texas area. Participants may enter up to four works.

The exhibit is unique in concept and will take advantage of the extensive …

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Detroit Arts Fest call for art vendors

June 15, 2013

 

http://www.detroitartsfest.com/

 

Vendor applications are being accepted via email April 1st through June 1st. Detroit is located in Red River County (northeast Texas). BOOTH SIZES & PRICING:
5′ x 5′ Booth – $15.00 • 10′ x 10′ Booth – $30.00
Electricity is NOT available.
If you need a …

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“doing lines” reception at Continental Lofts

Event: Art show /reception  for    ///doing lines\\\ Date: Friday, April 19 Time: 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Location: Continental Lofts, 3311 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226-2525  

Food/Beverage: Beer, Wine and light hors d’ouvres will be served.

 

**in a hushed voice** — Wanna have some fun? Well, we’ve got just what you need: lines — beautiful lines …

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Cedar Park Municipal Sculpture Garden call deadline May 31

The Cedar Park Arts Advisory Board  is in the process of creating a municipal sculpture garden which will be unveiled this fall.  At this time, the board is accepting entries of free-standing sculptures to include in the garden. The board would love to feature Texas artists in the garden.

Cedar Park, Texas is …

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ORIGINS IN GEOMETRY deadline May 31

CALL FOR ENTRIES:

BIENNIAL: ORIGINS IN GEOMETRY
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: MAY 31, 2013

Museum of Geometric and MADI Art

Juried by Clint Willour, Artist and Curator of the Galveston Arts Center

Biennial: Origins in Geometry is a juried competition to recognize excellence in emerging visual artists deriving inspiration from geometric abstraction. Artists who …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – April 15

There are more new art videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — check out our New Art Videos page or look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Check out the latest videos from your channel subscriptions for Apr 15, 2013.  Play all »

  Chinese Painting -Plum Blossom for Beginners

 

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Gregory Lavendar on linoleum prints April 21

A.R.T. WELCOMES PRINT ARTIST GREGORY LAVENDER

On Sunday, April 21, at 2pm, Artists Round Texas program will feature print artist Gregory Lavender, who will demonstrate how to make linoleum prints.

Gregory Lavender considers himself a Visual Artist, with a career in product design.He has a BFA in Industrial Design from the Cleveland Institute of …

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Art Hotel call for ‘The Whole Enchilada”

The Art Hotel Collection is hosting an open call for their upcoming May show, ‘The Whole Enchilada’.

No theme, no commission on sales, uncurated. It’s an opportunity for artists to choose the art they want the public to see. If you’re interested in learning more or participating, the link shown below gives deadline and details: http://ahacollective.weebly.com/call-for-artists.html

OPEN CALL FOR …

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Enter VAD’s 24 Hour Video Race and 26th VideoFest

The Video Association of Dallas is Looking forward to our 26th VideoFest Oct 9-13th, 2013 and our 12th Annual 24 Hour Video Race May 10th.

Submit to VideoFest 26th http://videofest.org/submit/ Registar for the 12th Annual 24 Hour Video Race with 3 new divisons this year!!! Register early! The 2013 24 Hour Video Race will be limited to the first 100 teams. …

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18x18x18 Buzz Baldwin

Mesquite Arts Center 972-216-644
Website: http://www.www.mesquiteartscenter.org

18x18x18 works by Buzz Baldwin April 2 – May 2
Artist Reception April 13 4:30 – 6:30 pm

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YouTube: Weekly Update – April 7

There are more new art videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — check out our New Art Videos page or look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

 

Soak Your Brushes – Acrylic Painting Tip

 

+ 4  videos   by SchaeferArt

Remember ~ Prima Engraver 12×12 Layout Start-to-Finish …

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VAGF’s ARTrageous entries May 25

ARTrageous! Crazy! Cool!

Mark your calendars for the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco’s Juried Summer Show: ARTrageous! Crazy! Cool! The exhibit will officially open on June 3rd and run through June 30th at the Frisco Discovery Center.

AWARDS:  One $500 award for Best in Show will be given at 8:00 pm during the Artist Reception on June 8, …

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ARTsPARK April 6

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YouTube: Weekly Update – April 1

There are more new art videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — check out our New Art Videos page or look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

 

  Creating with Printables

 

by heroarts   Acrylic Painting Techniques and Tips – For the Beginner Artist

 

+ 1  video   …

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TAG Open Show Entries Due April 16

Trinity Arts Guild presents its annual Open Show, a competition which is open to artists in the North Texas area.

Entry Fee – $35.00 for members $45 .00 for non-members. For the initial entry fee you may enter 3 works in the show plus one entry in the ART IN THE ROUND challenge. Ad- …

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Kenneth Porter demo April 10

Next General Meeting: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 9:45 am—12:00 noon

St. Philip Presbyterian Church 745 W. Pipeline Road Hurst, Texas 76053

For directions see http://midcitiesfineartists.org/

April 10th Demo Artist Kenneth Porter

Kenneth was born in 1952 at Wellington, Texas. He developed an early interest in art during elementary school. He started painting with oil at age 14 …

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Mark Mehaffey demo April 10 for SWS

The April 10th Southwestern Watercolor Society Program features Mark Mehaffey, the Western Federation Exhibition of Watercolor Societies Juror. SWS meets the second Wednesday of each month, with the exception of June, July, August and December, at 7:00 p.m.  We meet at the Lovers Lane Methodist Church, in Room(s) C103-105.

April will be an exciting month …

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CHAPMAN KELLEY Observations II

Recently painter Chapman Kelley completed another revealing chapter of hismemoirs.  In this “Observation II” piece he reflects on the U.S. art scene.

     CHAPMAN KELLEY Observations II

 

     Dr. Maxwell Anderson’s recent book ‘”The Quality Instinct” is a step in the right direction for one’s understanding of the necessity, for all who are at all interested in the visual arts, to continually develop …

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VISUAL ARTS AND THE LAW: May 3rd program in Atlanta

VISUAL ARTS AND THE LAW: CUTTING EDGE LEGAL ISSUES FOR MUSEUMS, GALLERIES, ARTISTS, AND ART ADMINISTRATORS

On May 3, 2013, Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, Inc., in conjunction with Lisa F. Moore, Esq. of The Moore Firm, LLC, The Copyright Society of the USA and the High Museum of Art will be holding a full …

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Allen Arts Alliance Arts Festival application deadline April 5

Allen Arts Alliance Arts Festival 2013
Call to all Visual Artists and Exhibitors

Show Dates: 5/10/13 – 5/12/13

Join Us for our 5th Year Celebration!

In partnership with Watters Creek, the Alliance Art Alliance cordially invites you to participate in our annual arts festival this spring featuring juried selection of outstanding fine arts …

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FWCAC asks What Do You Want to Know About Art?

Your opinion matters!

Every July the FWADA has an exhibition of selections from member galleries at the FWCAC. Along with the Selections exhibit, we also have a panel discussion. We would like for you to pick the panel topic this year.

WHAT DO YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT ART?

Respond to elaine@fwcac.org with your …

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Xiang Zhang portrait demo April 2 for ACA

Xiang Zhang  http://www.xiangzhangart.com/gallery.asp  will do a portrait demo at the Associated Creative Artists‘ next meeting on Tuesday, April 2 from 7-9. Here is the location and map: http://acadallas.org/meetings.htm

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15 Minutes to Curtain! entries due May 7

Call for Entries – 15 Minutes to Curtain!

Exhibition Dates: May 25-June 29, 2013Entries Deadline:
Entries must be RECEIVED by Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 5 PM

The Bath House Cultural Center is seeking artwork for its upcoming art exhibition, 15 Minutes to Curtain!, a visual art project that celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Festival of …

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SWS Annual Members Show deadline June 3

DEADLINE JUNE, 3 2013
Southwestern Watercolor Society Annual Members Exhibition.

Celebrating our 50th year since 1963. Dallas, Texas, September 9, to October, 18, 2013 at PFamily Arts. Entry deadline Monday, June 3, 2013. Juror: Jean Grastorf. Artists may join and enter at the same time with online or CD submission. Submissions must …

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Urban Street Bazaar April 6 & 7

Don’t miss the upcoming Urban Street Bazaar in the Bishop Arts District! Dozens of Vendors | Handmade + Vintage April 6 & 7 Saturday 11-8pm Sunday 11-4pm

 

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https://www.facebook.com/pages/Urban-Street-Bazaar-Modern-Craft-Faire/109762982906

 

Featured Vendors:

  • MegMorgan Designs
  • That Guy Joey
  • Dowdy Studio
  • Ornamental Things
  • j. margot jewelry
  • mistura timepieces
  • Liz Potter Photography
  • By The Grace …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Mar 24

There are more new art videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — check out our New Art Videos page or look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

 

  _shading with a mop brush.wmv

 

added to Topic – Tole painting   Amsterdam Acrylic Paints

 

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DeSoto Art League Art Show entries due May 29.

The 2013 Annual DeSoto Art League Art Show is fast approaching.  Click here to see, read and print your very own prospectus for the show: “PROSPECTUS”

The DeSoto Art League will host its 2013 Annual Art Show open to all interested artists. The show will be exhibited in the atrium of the DeSoto City Center from …

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Francys Flanagan Oil Demo March 28 in DeSoto

FRANCYS FLANAGAN, OIL PAINTING DEMO at MARCH 28th 2013 MEETING of the DeSoto Art League, 7:00 P.M., DESOTO PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 212 W. PLEASANT RUN RD., DESOTO, TX 75115 http://www.desotoartleague.com/

Our demonstrator March 28th will be Francys Flanagan. She is a painter who presents a lot of self expression in her work. Her works are noted for …

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ArtsGoggle Signup!!

Artists, Musicians and Venues  

Celebrate ArtsGoggle’s 10th Year!

Saturday, May 18th, 4-10pm

Signup now: https://www.fortworthsouth.org/community/events/arts-goggle/

 

Since its inception in 2003, ArtsGoggle has evolved into a popular festival of the arts on the Near Southside, the eclectic neighborhood of historic elegance and urbanism immediately south of Downtown. This free to the public, family-friendly event …

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Calling Fort Worth Area Photographers

CALLING FORT WORTH AREA PHOTOGRAPHERS

Be a part of a larger artwork for the Chisholm Trail Pkwy project!
Fort Worth area photographers, both professional and amateur, are invited to submit original photos of water birds, reptiles, amphibians and/or other wild creatures who inhabit the Trinity River Watershed in Fort Worth.

Fort Worth Public …

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Teta Smith demo March 26 in Plano

THE NEXT  PAA

MEMBERS MEETING IS:

 Tuesday the 26th of MARCH 2013

7pm at the Plano Art Association
(Door open at 6:30pm) We have a wonderful demo with teacher Teta Smith planned for you at this month’s Member Meeting. She’ll be showing us how to work with cold wax in our paintings.

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Marble Falls Sculpture on Main

Sculpture on Main has a community vision of an outdoor, visual arts exhibition of sculpture placed in highly visible and accessible places in Marble Falls. They are for sale and on loan for one year. The purpose of Sculpture on Main is to feature Marble Falls as a centrally-located art destination in Texas. Marble Falls residents, visitors and …

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Palestine Main Street Art Tracks

Palestine Main Street Art Tracks (Palestine, TX) presents the 2nd Annual Palestine Main Street Art Tracks Sculpture Show, an outdoor juried exhibit of work viewable by pedestrian traffic and vehicular traffic. We have attracted art enthusiasts from the greater East Texas Area and project continued growth each year. 
Oct. 21, 2013 – Sept. 30, 2014

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PRINTTX 2013

PrintMatters invites you to PRINTTX, a juried exhibition of contemporary Texas printmaking to be held at the Museum of Printing History during PRINTHOUSTON 2013.

We are interested in work that presents printmaking asa vital and adaptable medium. In addition to lithography, relief, intaglio, monoprint/monotype, and serigraphy, we welcome animation, installations, ceramics, sculpture, mixed media, …

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Artes de la Rosa hosts a Peruvian Film Festival

Artes de la Rosa is dedicated to preserving, promoting, and interpreting the art, lives, and history of Latin culture for all.Located in the historic Rose Marine Theatre, 1440 North Main Street, Fort Worth Texas 76164

 

www.ArtesDeLaRosa.org

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