Sharon Giles

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Support Dallas artists Dominguez & Sanchez-Lugo

Dallas artists, Jose Dominguez & Orlando Sánchez-Lugo have launched their Kickstarter campaign to participate in a Buenos Aires Artist Residency. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/orlandojsanchez/buenos-aires-artist-residency
Jose Do…

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Oak Cliff Mural Project Project deadline April 20

Oak Cliff Mural Project ProjectBudget: $50,000Deadline for Applications: April 20, 2012

SCOPE OF MURAL PROJECT 

The Public Art Program of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs requests the submission of qualif…

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Googly Eyes’ Handmade Fair April 14

GOOGLY EYES’ HANDMADE FAIR

Saturday, April 14; 9:00 – 2:00
In support of our local “Etsy” shop owners, we’re planning our second handmade fair.  Local craftspeople who have an Etsy shop will be s…

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the \work*room\ – art studios for lease

2814 Race Street, Fort Worth TX 76111
Contact: Lori Thomson 817-296-8508 or Kelli Belindo 682-553-3523

STUDIO SPACE FOR LEASE
West side (no windows): 8′ x 16′ – (3)
East side (window side): 9′ x 14′ – (3)

$150 per month
$300 when leas…

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Donate your art to Art Heist benefit for EASL

Last Call for Artists
 REGISTRATION EXTENDED
to Wednesday, April 18
 

eARThly delights

Art Delivery and
other Information 
 
 EASL Art Heist 2012
BRIT (Botanical Research Institute of Texas)
1700 Unive…

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OXDE New Artist Open Call

What We are Looking For from an ArtistQuality of work, individual style, professional presentationBody of work from which to select artwork for showsInterest in joining and participating in a professional galleryAbility to represent themselves …

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City of Wylie Call for Artists: Olde City Park Mural and Community Park Project

Contact:               Carole Ehrlich, Public Art Coordinator
                    &n…

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Grand Prairie Art Party April 26

Grab your paintbrushes & favorite wine for the Association of Grand Prairie Artists (AGPA) Art Party on Thursday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. in Market Square located at 120 West Main Street.  For $45 you will get a blank canvas, paint & pizza…

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Prairie Fest X3 call for plein air

For 2012, Prairie Fest has been re-imagined and re-focused back to discovery and enjoyment of Tandy Hills, itself. Instead of a single event, there will be three festivals throughout the Spring on the last Saturdays of March, April and M…

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Pinterest – a new online social/gallery tool for artists

Looking for a place to post your portfolio or just for some inspiration? Check out the new Internet phenomenon Pinterest. It’s a free online “pinboard” where you can organize and share images and interests. You can also add prices to your pinboard, s…

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Pinterest – a new online social/gallery tool for artists

Looking for a place to post your portfolio or just for some inspiration? Check out the new Internet phenomenon Pinterest. It’s a free online “pinboard” where you can organize and share images and interests. You can also add prices to your pinboard, s…

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FREE 4 ALL – Giveaway – ALL Things Paper, Sun * Feb 26 * Noon-5p

FREE 4 ALL – Giveaway – ALL Things Paper, Sun * Feb 26 * Noon-5pTake away: Lined, unlined, construction, die cut, newspaper, rice paper, printed, strips, beads, card board, note cards, mat board, confetti, envelopes, scrapbook, books, magazines, …

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FREE 4 ALL – Giveaway – ALL Things Paper, Sun * Feb 26 * Noon-5p

FREE 4 ALL – Giveaway – ALL Things Paper, Sun * Feb 26 * Noon-5pTake away: Lined, unlined, construction, die cut, newspaper, rice paper, printed, strips, beads, card board, note cards, mat board, confetti, envelopes, scrapbook, books, magazines, …

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Touching Fiber Arts: new book from TMFA

The Texas Museum of Fiber Arts has published for your enjoyment Touching Fiber Arts. It is 240 pages of beautiful art for you to enjoy. I think you will find this a wonderful art book for your coffee table or a terrific gift that support…

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Touching Fiber Arts: new book from TMFA

The Texas Museum of Fiber Arts has published for your enjoyment Touching Fiber Arts. It is 240 pages of beautiful art for you to enjoy. I think you will find this a wonderful art book for your coffee table or a terrific gift that support…

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Art Retreat in Fredericksburg TX

Class schedule at the Good Art Company http://goodartcompany.com/gac/?q=node/81

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Art Retreat in Fredericksburg TX

Class schedule at the Good Art Company http://goodartcompany.com/gac/?q=node/81

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CAC: Annual Letter: State of the Art 2012

January 2012 State of the Art
An Annual Letter from the Executive Director and President of the Creative Arts Center of Dallas 
Our mission is to provide a nurturing environment for people to discover, develop and express their …

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CAC: Annual Letter: State of the Art 2012

January 2012 State of the Art
An Annual Letter from the Executive Director and President of the Creative Arts Center of Dallas 
Our mission is to provide a nurturing environment for people to discover, develop and express their …

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Texas Women’s Caucus for Art

Texas Women’s Caucus for Art is a non-profit organization that supports and connects female artists throughout the state of Texas by providing information on opportunities, highlighting members’ accomplishments and creating active channel…

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Texas Women’s Caucus for Art

Texas Women’s Caucus for Art is a non-profit organization that supports and connects female artists throughout the state of Texas by providing information on opportunities, highlighting members’ accomplishments and creating active channel…

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Lyn-Arts: framing, art supplies, gallery & classes

There is a show this week-end December 9 and 10th Friday noon til 7pm and Saturday 10 to 4pm
HANDMADE HOLIDAYS at the Maverick Activity Center, 500 W. Nedderman Dr, in the UTA area. Parking lot 33 is right next to the building a…

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Lyn-Arts: framing, art supplies, gallery & classes

There is a show this week-end December 9 and 10th Friday noon til 7pm and Saturday 10 to 4pm
HANDMADE HOLIDAYS at the Maverick Activity Center, 500 W. Nedderman Dr, in the UTA area. Parking lot 33 is right next to the building a…

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La Reunion news – Mastermind award and new website design

It’s Time to Celebrate!

La Reunion TX was selected for the Dallas Observer MasterMind Award! The second annual awards   were presented last night at Artopia.  The program recognizes three local, cutting-edge artists or organiz…

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La Reunion news – Mastermind award and new website design

It’s Time to Celebrate!

La Reunion TX was selected for the Dallas Observer MasterMind Award! The second annual awards   were presented last night at Artopia.  The program recognizes three local, cutting-edge artists or organiz…

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Art Flash newsletter debutes

Arts+CultureDFW.com presents

Art Flash Is Here! Sign-up to receive our twice weekly newsletter, a co-production with TheaterJones. Monday get the latest reviews from shows just opened; Thursday get the arts Weekend Planner highlights of what to see …

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Art Flash newsletter debutes

Arts+CultureDFW.com presents

Art Flash Is Here! Sign-up to receive our twice weekly newsletter, a co-production with TheaterJones. Monday get the latest reviews from shows just opened; Thursday get the arts Weekend Planner highlights of what to see …

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Art&Seek’s new smartphone app

Beginning Oct. 28, your event listings will be available via Art&Seek’s new smartphone app for iPhone, iPad and Android! Now the Art&Seek audience can access your event information with just the touch of a button. The free …

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Art&Seek’s new smartphone app

Beginning Oct. 28, your event listings will be available via Art&Seek’s new smartphone app for iPhone, iPad and Android! Now the Art&Seek audience can access your event information with just the touch of a button. The free …

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Check out DFW Arts Daily — our new free arts newspaper

DFW Arts Daily collects news from over 60 public Twitter feeds of local arts groups to bring you visual and performing arts news for the DFW / North Texas area. It is a companion publication to Art News DFW and has very little duplicatio…

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Check out DFW Arts Daily — our new free arts newspaper

DFW Arts Daily collects news from over 60 public Twitter feeds of local arts groups to bring you visual and performing arts news for the DFW / North Texas area. It is a companion publication to Art News DFW and has very little duplicatio…

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Photography composition tips

Composition Tricks for Taking Photographs Like the ProsGreat pictures start with you, not your photography equipment. Here’s what you need to know to set up your shots. By Dave Johnson , PCWorld    Jul 22, 2011
This …

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Photography composition tips

Composition Tricks for Taking Photographs Like the ProsGreat pictures start with you, not your photography equipment. Here’s what you need to know to set up your shots. By Dave Johnson , PCWorld    Jul 22, 2011
This …

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Art leaders, take the Dallas Culture Mapping Survey!

The City of Dallas is asking Art News DFW to help us build a network map of cultural organizations in Dallas. Through this process we will identify existing and potential connections between individuals, organizations and the community. It is hoped tha…

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Art leaders, take the Dallas Culture Mapping Survey!

The City of Dallas is asking Art News DFW to help us build a network map of cultural organizations in Dallas. Through this process we will identify existing and potential connections between individuals, organizations and the community. It is hoped tha…

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