Sharon Giles

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Spend a Night with the Arts in Bedford May 17

The City of Bedford Cultural Commission invites you to
SPEND A NIGHT WITH THE ARTS
MAY 17, 2019

https://cityofbedford.eventbrite.com
Get your FREE tickets!

Contact Onstage for tickets to the play.

5:30 pm to 7:00 pm Wine and Cheese Reception for the Trinity Arts Guild Open Invitation Show (TAG Gallery at the Bedford Boys Ranch Park) …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society Annual Fundraiser May 14

Where?
Lovers Lane Methodist Church Ashbury Hall 9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX (NE corner of NW Highway & Inwood Rd.)
When?
Tuesday, May 14, 20196:00-9:00 PM

This year’s Southwestern Watercolor Society’s Annual Fundraiser is an art event not-to-be-missed with a raffle for an original piece of art, a fun-filled live auction of paintings and prints by nationally …

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The Harlem Renaissance (Part I): program at Cleos-Creations Art Gallery May 18

Visual Arts Program
and Discussion
Key Feature
The Harlem Renaissance (Part I)

Saturday, May 18, 2019 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
2401 S. Stemmons Freeway Lewisville, TX 75067
Presented by
Cleos-Creations Art Gallery
Music City Mall
https://www.cleoscreationsdallas.com/

Experience Art in different forms
including historical depictions, world landscapes, various sculptured pieces,
painters with a spiritual emphasis, surrealists, and master …

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Kate Simon: Chaos and Cosmos at Fort Works Art

Kate Simon: Chaos and Cosmos

Opening Reception, Saturday, May 11th, 6 – 9pm
May 10-August 31, 2019
Fort Works Art (2100 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX)

The Photographic Career of Artist Kate Simon
Fort Works Art Celebrates Her First Major Retrospective Exhibition Fort Worth, Texas — Fort Works Art (FWA) is pleased to present …

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Marina Shterenberg watercolor exhibition at One River School

Marina Shterenberg
INFINITE RESONANCE
OPENING RECEPTION MAY 11TH, 5PM-6PM

Marina Shterenberg is an interdisciplinary artist who works with painting, installation and interactive performance. Marina grew up in the Ukraine and has lived and exhibited in New York, California, Texas, Netherlands and recently Scotland. She is the founder and director of Star Mountain Art, an …

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Printmaking without a press on Gel Plates and Golden OPEN Acrylics May 18

Mono-Printmaking with Golden OPEN Acrylics on Gelli Plates. We will use stencils and also do free-form painterly styles as well. The instructor is Justin Burns – contact him at justinlynnburns@gmail.com.

Sat, May 18, 2019 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

11 North 9th Street Garland, TX 75040

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/printmaking-without-a-press-on-gel-plates-and-golden-open-acrylics-tickets-57192954667

Gel Plates and OPEN …

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COMO LA FLOR: an experiental event inspired by Selena on May 16 at the collab

The Collab TX will be hosting another great interactive creative series and art show. https://www.facebook.com/thecollabtx/

the collab presents: The Como La Flor creative workshop! A Selena tribute themed interactive experience, art, music, and screenprinting. https://www.facebook.com/events/376274376315426/

screenprint workshop onsite
Screen printing + live artist painting + art exhibit + custom creativity + and Selena themed takeaway …

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Memorial Weekend Art Pop Up call for artists

Project Zero Art & Maroches Bakery present
MEMORIAL WEEKEND ART POP UP
Saturday, May 25th

Indoor/Outdoor event 1227 W. Davis St., Dallas TX 75208

Still accepting artists! Email me at projectzer0art@yahoo.com or message me (Juan Cornejo) your email on fb to get more info!

10×10 outdoor booth space is $40
6×6 indoor is …

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CADD Spring Art Night May 11

PLEASE JOIN US FOR SPRING ART NIGHT!
Saturday May 11, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. with the following CADD Galleries:

Craighead Green Gallery Cris Worley Fine Arts Erin Cluley Gallery Galleri Urbane Holly Johnson Gallery Ro2 Art Downtown Pop Up

Join these six CADD Galleries for evening receptions celebrating new exhibitions with a special …

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Judy Youngblood, Unsettled Conditions, opens May 11 at William Campbell

Unsettled Conditions
May 11 – June 22, 2019
Opening Reception
Saturday, May 11, 20196:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Unsettled Conditions, a new body of work by Texas artist Judy Youngblood, will be on display May 11 through June 22 at William Campbell Contemporary Art. An opening reception will be held Saturday, May 11, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. …

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Visual Art League of Lewisville Presents Guest Speaker, Colleen Drew May 14

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will have their monthly Art Talk on
Tuesday, May 14th at 7:00 P.M. in Classroom 2 of the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street in Lewisville.

VAL member, Colleen Drew will be speaking on photographing artwork properly for submission for the jury process, such as in our …

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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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Paint Historic Waxahachie call for plein air artists

CALL FOR PLEIN AIR PAINTERS!

14th ANNUAL PAINT HISTORIC WAXAHACHIE!

ENTRY FEE:ECAA MEMBER: $50      *NON-MEMBER: $65

Easels in Ellis County:  Pre-Paint** April 13 – May 12**

**PRE-PAINT opportunity: Registered artists are eligible to paint any day, anywhere in Ellis County, April 13  through May 12!    For your painting to qualify for awards, exhibition, & sale, your …

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Exhibits at the COVE: Inside Out Jazz Art & Rockin’ It

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com

May 10-12:  Fred “Jazz” Ruland:  Insight Out Jazz Art
May 17-18:  Cindy Farrell: Rockin’ It!

New in The Alcove (at The Cove).  Works reflecting the grandeur and delicacy of nature, by Don Simmons, Pernie Fallon, Guy Giersch, Renee Wrenwood, Alex Forbes, Sandy Forbes, Jim Phipps, JB Phipps, …

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Sona Know Open Studio May 10 in McKinney

Sona Knox, of Pink Cloud Pottery, is having an Open Studio this Friday night from 5-9 pm. Stop by and see her new studio at 1206 Greenville in McKinney. There will be refreshments available.

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Grapevine Art Project May 9th meeting: Marie Maines on how to critique your work

The May meeting for GAP will be on May 9 at the Parks and Recreation Department at 501 Shady Brook Drive in Grapevine. The meeting time will be 6:30 for our social get together and 7:00 for our meeting. GAP monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month in various locations in …

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VAGF’s Artrageous 2019 – Call for Artists

VAGF summer show Artrageous will be held from June 3, 2019, through June 29, 2019, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco TX 75034
Entries will be accepted in the categories of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works must be the original concept of …

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Richardson Civic Art Society May 21: Ron Stephens demo

Our next RCAS meeting will be May 21, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month – from September to May – in the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. Come early and participate in our Critique Corner at 6:00. Visitors are always encouraged to join us.

http://www.richardson-arts.org

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Chris Brandley workshop: Paint Alla Prima Style in Florida (Plus, a painting tribute to Notre Dame)

Paint Alla Prima Style in Florida Dates & Price

2/21/2020 – 2/23/2020
$525.00

Location

Beach Art Center
1515 Bay Palm Blvd
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida 33785
United States
https://chrisbrandley.com/workshops

Contact Info

Chris Brandley
brandley@charter.net
8174559087

More Details

Join me for 3 exciting days of painting in Sunny Florida! We will …

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Grapevine’s Main Street Fest May 17-19

Join us for the 35th Annual Main Street Fest, presented by Bank of the West on May 17, 18, & 19, 2019! Located in downtown historic Grapevine
https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/main-street-fest

Discover the full Craft Brew Experience, Sponsored by Gaylord Texan by clicking on the links below. Also, be sure to browse the unique food, artisan and marketplace …

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TVAA’s Summer Open Call for July exhibit

This show is open to all mediums of work, all sizes, and any subject. This is our Summer open call. http://tvaa.org/calls-for-art/july-2019/

ELIGIBILITY:  This is open to members and non-members of TVAA (Texas Visual Artists Association) with ribbons being awarded to Best of Show, 1st, 2nd 3rd place, and honorable mention.  Cash awards for Best in …

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RCAS 53rd Annual Regional Art Exhibition & Sale – reception May 12

Richardson Civic Art Society’s 53rd Annual Regional Art Exhibition & Sale is on view May 1 thru May 28, 2019 at the Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson TX.

The Award reception is May 12, 7:00 p.m. til 9:00 p.m. $7,000.00 in cash and merchandise awards. Refreshments and Live Music. For more information see …

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Dallas Medianale 2019 opens May 18 at The MAC

The Video Association of Dallas in partnership with The MAC is pleased to present Dallas Medianale 2019, featuring works by internationally recognized artists, Samson Kambalu, Luke Murphy, Allison Schulnik, Barry Stone, and Penelope Umbrico, curated by Charles Dee Mitchell.

Please join us for the opening reception on Saturday, May 18 from 6-9 PM. The …

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Urban Artist Market May 10 & 11

The Urban Artist Market is scheduled for May 10-11, 2019 at the Addison Conference and Theatre Centre in Addison, Texas and will feature regionally-sourced art, sculpture, pottery, fiber art, jewelry, libations and desserts that are handcrafted and presented by the artisan community. Chat with local artisans while touching, feeling, seeing and experiencing their mindful wares …

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A Conclave of Color, Shapes & Patterns: Reception May 11 at TVAA Gallery

A conclave is a gathering of “similar ideas or like-minded people”. The conclave of color, shapes, and patterns is the bringing together of similar elements. This will be shown by the repeating of shapes, colors, objects, patterns, items, etc. in an interesting combination to carry out an idea in a traditional representational, impressionistic or abstract …

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BRIT presents Art In Bloom 2019

The Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) is pleased once again to play host to the summer exhibit of the Botanical Art Collective of North Central Texas, Art in Bloom. This curated exhibit will hang in the Madeline R. Samples Exhibit Hall at BRIT from Friday, May 10 – Thursday, June 20th with an opening …

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Art on the Greene May 10 – 12 in Arlington

The 8th Annual Art on the Greene will feature up to 125 artists in one of fourteen different categories. With a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere and serious shoppers, this show is becoming a favorite for art lovers and collectors from Dallas, Fort Worth and surrounding cities. https://artonthegreene.com

Location: Richard Greene Linear Park, 1601 East Randol Mill …

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Wildflower Arts & Music Festival May 17-19

Friday, May 17, 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 18, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Sunday, May 19, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

General admission tickets, weekend passes, and VIP tickets are now on sale for the 27th annual Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival May 17-19, 2019. Headliners include Fitz and the Tantrums, Judah & the …

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Naomi Brotherton’s Show & Reception May 9-18, 2019

You are invited
FEATURED ARTIST’S SHOW & RECEPTION
Free Event
Naomi’s Reception &
99th  Birthday Celebration
May 11, 2019
6:00 PM till 9:00 PM
Enjoy Fine Art, Complimentary Wine & Hors d’oeuvres and Smiles

https://giddensgallery.com/naomi-brotherton-show-reception-may-9-18-2019/
Naomi’s Show
 May 9 – 18, 2019
Gallery open Tuesday – Saturday
11:00am – 6:00pm

“Trees are a favorite of mine to paint and they show such beauty in all …

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“Open Call” TVAA Exhibition for June 2019

The $100.00 open Call: This show is open to any medium and size. At least two of your submissions have to be priced at $100.00 or less. The 3rd one can be higher. We will be having two Saturday open houses during this month to promote the artists that are invited to this show, and …

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SWA Meeting May 20: Ann Winchester watercolor demo

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, March 20th at 7pm. Meeting Location: University of North Texas – Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX. Visitors are welcome.

For more about SWA, see the website https://www.swawatercolor.com.

May Demo Artist is Ann Winchester.

Ann specializes in commissioned portraits in …

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Society of Watercolor Artists Spring Paint-out May 12 – CANCELLED

Spring Paint-Out !

update: due to rain, the paint-out has been cancelled.

Chandor Gardens SATURDAY, MAY 12TH

WE HOPE YOU’LL JOIN US IN A SPRING PAINT-OUT AT

CHANDOR GARDENS IN WEATHERFORD, TEXAS ON SATURDAY, MAY 12th. Located at 711 West Lee Avenue in Weatherford. Admission: $5.00/person

It’ll be a fun time of seeing the beautiful …

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Society of Watercolor Artists 2019 Juried International Exhibition

The SWA 2019 International Juried Exhibition is on view April 14 through May 19 at the Fort Worth Central Library, Atrium Gallery. Closing Reception & Awards will be Sunday, May 19 2-4pm. There will be $5,000 in Cash & Merchandise prizes. 

For a list of artists participating in the show, see https://www.swawatercolor.com/2019-international-exhibition.

Juror Iain …

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Steam Rollin’ Deep Ellum III May 19 – date change

It’s the third Steam Rollin’ printmaking event at the Deep Ellum Art Co, 3200 Commerce St. in Dallas on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 from Noon to 4pm.
https://www.facebook.com/events/440575573382791/

NEW DATE! Due to extreme weather forecast, Steam Rollin’ Deep Ellum will be PRINTING ON MAY 19th…
Join a handful of printmakers from North Texas in the courtyard as …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society 2019 Membership Exhibition entry deadline June 30

It’s time to start getting your entries together for the 2019 Southwestern Watercolor Society Membership Exhibition! The call for entries for the 56th Annual Membership Exhibition officially opens Wednesday, May 1, 2019! Cash prizes totaling $8,000 will be awarded.

The CaFE call for entries and prospectus goes live on Wednesday, May 1. The …

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