Sharon Giles

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YouTube: Weekly Update – May 12

Art News DFW follows more than 150 YouTube channels devoted to art. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.

FREE Online Event: Guerrilla Marketing for Artists with Barney Davey 3 days ago …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – May 5

Art News DFW follows more than 150 YouTube channels devoted to art. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email moderator@artgroupsdfw.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.

 

Watercolor with Birgit O’Connor: Matilija Poppy 2 days ago  •  1,717 views artistsnetwork   + 1 …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – April 13

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

 

How To Paint A Pond with Geese – Acrylic Painting Lesson 2 days ago  •  929 views SchaeferArt   + 2 more Color …

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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 bottom widget area under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

wiz of OZ card 13 hours ago  •  1,112 views thefrugalcrafter .   + 7 more Crafts 4 Kids 31 videos thefrugalcrafter .    Play …

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North Texas Photo Excursions group

Get intuitive & comprehensive photography education from one of the best photographers in the State. All of our events are fun, casual & a great opportunity to ask questions & really become familiar and learn more about photography, from equipment, settings, fundamental technique, composition, lighting, self promotion, processing, photoshop & software and a myriad …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – March 24

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

 

Using Stencils with Rubber Stamps 1 week ago  •  6 views Carolyn Dube   + 1 more lost coaststencil girl crow card 4 …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – March 10

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

 

Glow In The Dark Landscape (Saint Patrick’s Day Special) 4 hours ago  •  4 views Learn How to Paint in Acrylic Art …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Feb. 24

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

 

simple snowdrops watercolor tutorial 2 days ago  •  1,671 views thefrugalcrafter . + 5 more Border Frames 1 week ago  •  4,202 …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Feb. 17

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

 

JournalArtista LIVE: Mixed Media Composition Book Art Journal Cover 4 days ago  •  834 views JournalArtista + 1 more Using PanPastels with …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Feb. 10

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

 

JournalArtista LIVE: Three 30 min Mixed Media Art Journal pages 1 day ago  •  448 views JournalArtista + 2 more How to …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Feb. 2

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

How to Turn Floral Photos into Award Winning Art with Sandra Angelo 6 days ago  •  2,922 views artistsnetwork + 4 more New …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Jan. 19

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

Oil Pastels – Dry’n’Wet Painting Workshop with Paul Taggart + 1  video   by artworkshopwithpaul

Tangle Tutorial: Dekore + 2  videos   by …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Jan. 13

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

 

A watercolor painting of Klostergatan Lund, Sweden added to topic – Watercolor painting

ask a crafter 19 + …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Jan. 6

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

 

Trending Techniques; Coloring on Kraft by Jann Gray

6 Ways to Improve Your Watercolor Paintings: What NOT to …

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Art News DFW: Honor Thy Artist

The purpose of Art News DFW is to foster creativity through visual art nonprofit organizations that support working artists. AND, directly support local artists. We do this by offering free publicity on this, and other affiliated sites and networks.

Since 2006, we’ve posted over 6,000 announcements from local artists (and art organizations) to promote exhibits, workshops, …

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Art News DFW in 2013: Transformations in platform and design

The big news for 2013: Webmasters Nancy Friedel and Sharon Giles migrated the news blog from a Nucleus CMS platform to WordPress, principally because of the new features and capabilities that are built in. WordPress has a huge following and a large number of customizable themes and plug-ins created to choose from. The URL is …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Dec. 29

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

 

Paint Along with Larry Hamilton – Dec-18-2013 – Oil Painting-“Teton… added to topic – Oil painting

Oil Painting …

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Amon Carter Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Receives National Endowment for the Arts Art Works Grant to Support George Caleb Bingham Exhibition

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa recently announced that the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is one of 895 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. …

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Spring/Summer 2014 Adult Gallery Programs at the Modern

Drawing from the Collection

Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels; just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available at the information desk.

First Sundays, 2-3:30 pm:

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365 Days of Contemporary Art!‏

 

Gift memberships or donations at the dallas contemporary: http://www.dallascontemporary.org/donate.html

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Youtube: Weekly Update – Dec. 15

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

Mars Attacks! oil painting technique by Fantasy Artist Jeff Miracola added to topic – Oil painting Christmas 2013: Skate Scene + …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Dec. 9

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

 

ask a crafter17 + 7  videos   by thefrugalcrafter . ClassPlan – Moon night oil pastel on black card stock – inadvertent… …

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The First National Center for Arts Research Report‏

FIRST DATA-DRIVEN ASSESSMENT OF THE HEALTH OF THE NONPROFIT ARTS INDUSTRY RELEASED BY SMU’S NATIONAL CENTER FOR ARTS RESEARCH (NCAR) NCAR Report Is First of Its Kind for the Arts, Built on Most Comprehensive Set of Data Ever Compiled
Study Identifies Performance Drivers and Determines Value of Managerial Expertise

DALLAS (SMU) – The …

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Photographing Your Artwork – How To Guides

Dallas photographer J.R. Compton has created tutorials on his website DallasArtsRevue.com that provide great guidance on photographing your artwork.

There are two principle guides:

How to Photograph Art or just about anything else
http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/resources/How-to-Photo-Art.shtml

How to photograph art that’s behind glass, is glass or is glossy like glass
Recently updated.

http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/resources/How-to-Photo-Art-behind-glass.html The Oxide Gallery in Denton has also published tutorials:

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Nov. 3

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

FREE Online Event: Gallery Success with Kristin Hoerth + 1  video   by artistsnetwork

Meet Me | Art Making Programs for Individuals …

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Youtube: Weekly Update – Sept. 22, 2013

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.

 

White Roses- Quick and Fun Decorative Painting added to topic – Tole painting

Acrylic Painting Lesson – Tuscan Buildings …

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Richardson Civic Art Society

RCAS ART GROUP PLANS FOR 2013-14

Richardson Civic Art Society invites all DFW metroplex artists to join us for an art-filled season.  Art shows, artist’s demonstrations, and workshops are organized by RCAS to benefit anyone who wants to participate.  Complete information on the events of the 2013-14 season is available on the website at http://www.richardson-arts.org.

The first artist’s …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – Aug. 26

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.

Harvest of Wishes + 1  video   by StampTV

Watercolors Techniques – Paper Wishes Weekly Webisodes + 4  videos   added to topic – Watercolor painting …

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YouTube: Weekly Updates: Aug. 11 & 19

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.

Sunset Bird Beginners Acrylic Painting Lesson + 3  videos   added to topic – Acrylic paint fun sticky label cards + 1  video   by thefrugalcrafter …

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Amazon joins the online art gallery biz

AMAZON ART has just been announced by Amazon. It’s still in beta, but you can now order original art online. For the official press release, click here.

Amazon describes AMAZON ART (www.amazon.com/art) as “a marketplace that gives customers direct access to more than 40,000 works of fine art from over 150 galleries and dealers. At launch, Amazon Art will …

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British Art – Paintings, Sculpture & Denby China

Animal Sculpture – Bronze Sculptures – Horse Sculpture – Bronze Statue: Jonathan Knight Sculpture UK

http://www.jonathanknightsculpture.co.uk/

UK based leading animal sculptor or animalier bronzes specialist provides animal sculpture, bronze sculptures, bronze horse sculptures, horse bronzes, bronze statues, equestrian bronzes, animal bronzes, bronze animal sculptures, equine bronzes sculpture, bird bronzes sculpture and fine art bronzes.

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Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA)

Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA), a non-profit organization, is located in Gainesville, TX, about 70 miles north of Dallas and Fort Worth. The purpose of GAVA is to stimulate interest and knowledge of the visual arts for adults and children in the Gainesville and Cooke County, Texas, area.

The group meets at the Visual …

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YouTube: Weekly Update – July 21

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.

 

Christy’s Art TV – Ask Christy Vlog Episode 16

 

+ 1  video   by Christy Sobolewski 1 video

 

Classes …

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Arts+Culture Magazine Launches As Statewide Publication

ARTSTARS MEDIA LLC MERGES A+C NORTH TEXAS AND SISTER PUBLICATION A+C HOUSTON TO LAUNCH THE NEW STATEWIDE MAGAZINE, ARTS+CULTURE TEXAS.

Dallas, TX – ArtStars Media LLC, parent company of Arts+Culture North Texas and sister publicationArts+Culture Houston, today announces the merger of the two publications into a new statewide monthly periodical, Arts+Culture Texas. September is the inaugural issue and …

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Acrylic and Watercolor Pouring Videos by Sue Nosler Gray

Sue Nosler Gray is Introducing online video instruction: Her Acrylic and Watercolor Pouring Classes can be purchased from her website for digital download. Check out her take on this fun technique. Pouring  with Acrylics $19.95  23 minutes Sue not only demonstrates a poured painting from beginning to completion, but shows the viewer how and why she resolves …

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