Sharon Giles

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Southwest Gallery Summer Art Festival August 17 & 18

Annual Summer Art Festival
August 17th & 18th
from 1 to 5 pm both days

Come by this August for our Annual Summer Art Festival and experience 15 artists creating art including Clinton Broyles, Lynwood Bennett, Gene Brown, Robert Fobear, Manuel Garza, Ann Hardy, Dennis Johnson, George Kovach, Michael Mentler, Tony Saladino, Alexander Selytin, Roberto Ugalde, Paul …

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25th Annual Goblet Invitational on view

Kittrell/Riffkind Art Glass Gallery & SOUTHWEST GALLERY cordially invite you to view the 25th Annual Goblet Invitational

Featuring drinking vessels, Functional to Fantasy, from over 65 contemporary artists!

Reception was Saturday, June 22nd and Exhibit continues through August 11th. Southwest Gallery, 4500 Sigma Rd., Dallas, TX 75244

Preview the show at kittrellriffkind.com! 

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ART ROOM July Workshops

The ART ROOM also offers summer camps for youth as well as classes and workshops for all levels. Location: 120 St. Louis Ave #117 Fort Worth, TX 76104 https://www.artroomfw.org/what-we-do/educate/classes-workshops

Abstract Painting Workshop July 11, 2019 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Instructor Laura Mayberry FULL

ALTERED BOOK WORKSHOP July 20, 2019 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Vintage Ephemera Workshop July 26 & more at the Encaustic Center

Friday, July 26th: Full Beginner Workshop, Vintage Ephemera workshop and Independent workday time with Deanna Wood: 1. Vintage Ephemera workshop noon to 4:00 pm $80

In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using vintage paper items to create beautifully layered compositions! ALL supplies included. We have plenty of images but you are welcome to bring laser …

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July at The Encaustic Center — Leigh Harrison

Saturday, July 13th: Full Beginner Workshop, Textiles, Paper and Encaustic Workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison:

1. 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 compositions! We’ll also be …

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First Wednesdays at West Village

West Village invites you to First Wednesdays, our neighborhood block party held every first Wednesday of the month, featuring local vendors, food trucks, drinks, live music, art, activities, and extended shopping hours.

Upcoming: Wednesday, July 3rd from 6–9pm.

It’s completely free to attend. Bring your friends, family, and pets and enjoy all West Village …

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2019 PAA 125 Show reception & awards July 13

View the exciting
125 Show 2019
at the Eisemann Center
through July 26.

Awards reception, Saturday,
July 13
at the Eisemann Center
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 

The 125 Show 2019 is a major juried exhibit of the work of artists living in communities within 125 miles of Plano. Judges selected the top 83 works for …

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Migratory and Portals – Two new exhibitions opening at the Bath House Cultural Center

July 6-August 3, 2019
Reception: Saturday, July 6, 2019 (7-9 PM). Featuring music by Len Barnett and Percussions Things  

Migration is an ever-present natural phenomenon that occurs all around us in a multiplicity of ways.  Whether human or non-human, migration is an activity that offers an extraordinary view into the complexity of how the …

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Ghost Ranch UN-traditional Watercolor Workshop is 29 Sept-6 Oct

You are invited!

Darla Bostick’s 2019 Ghost Ranch Art Retreat/Workshop in NM

Darla Bostick’s 14th Ghost Ranch Retreat/Workshop in Abiquiu, NM. The UN-traditional watercolor workshop is 29 Sept-6 Oct and combines the media of photography, watercolor and more!

Relax, enjoy, create! Live at the Ranch for 7 days/6 nights! Enjoy plein air opportunities and …

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July Programs at the Cedars Union

July Public Programs
The Cedars Union
1219 S Ervay St, Dallas, TX 75215

July 12th: Assignments and Beer
6PM-8PM @ The Cedars Union
$18 for Public, BYOB
This program introduces a two hour art assignment with guidelines, prompts and materials designed for all levels of artistic experience. Whether it ends up on the wall …

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ART House exhibitions – calls for entry deadline July 10

Artists are invited to submit their original works of art for Art House Gallery exhibits and competitions. Winners and select exhibitors will be showing their art at the ART House Gallery located north west of Dallas in Flower Mound, Texas. For details see https://www.studioarthouse.com/competitions/art-house-gallery-exhibits.

Americana Art Exhibition
Photography/Digital Exhibition
Off the Wall Painting & Sculpture Exhibition

Flower …

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World of Art: A Festival of Culture July 29 in Arlington

Saturday June 29, 2019. 3 PM – 11 PM

World of Art is a festival that brings together all forms of art and culture from all over the world, in a one night event of discovery. Guests will be given a passport to travel the world through visiting a curated experience made up of …

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Suminagashi Workshop July 13: Japanese Art of Marbling on Water

Saturday, July 13, 2019 10am2pm
(with 30-minute lunch break)
$35 per person – all supplies provided

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

Create beautiful marbled papers using this ancient technique!

The oldest and simplest form of marbling paper comes from Japan and …

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Exploding Flowers Workshop with Zakehia Uscanga

Saturday, July 13 10am-2pm $75
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Explore working in acrylic/mixed media to create dimensional dandelions on canvas in an exciting fireworks display of color and form. Learn which tools to use, and step by step procedures to create this style …

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Bev Boren art demo July 1st for ECAA

“Golden”  8×8 Oil

ECAA meetings are held on the first Monday of each month, followed by an art demonstration. Visitors are welcome.

1 Jul 2019 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
ART on the Square-113 W. Franklin St. Waxahachie

Ellis County Art Association https://elliscountyart.net/

Guest artist: Bev Boren

Bev Boren was born and raised in Texas …

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Coming up at Ro2: Jeanne Neal and Kai Peter Martin

Jeanne Neal
Seriously Silly

ARTIST RECEPTION
Saturday, July 13
7-10 PM

ON VIEW
July 6 – August 3, 2019

Ro2 Art | The Cedars
1501 South Ervay Street
Dallas, TX 75215

Ro2 is proud to present Seriously Silly, a solo exhibition featuring new works by artist Jeanne C. Neal. The show will run from July 6 through August …

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MIXED DRY MEDIA CLASSES at Art on the Square

4 WEEK – MIXED DRY MEDIA CLASS

WEDNESDAYS: JULY 10, 17, 24, & 31

INSTRUCTOR:  DAVE MCSPADDEN

$115 – All fees are paid directly to Instructor – Due at 1st Class

These mixed dry media classes will provide hands on experience with the techniques of developing your own artwork using charcoal, graphite, and color …

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Awards Winners of 2019 Paint Historic Waxahachie

Congratulations to the Paint Historic Waxahachie winners!  Juror, Rusty Jones awarded the following artists:

Best in Show:  Tammy Wascovich

1st Place:  Tina Bohlman

2nd Place: Olivette Hubler

3rd Place: Jinsheng Song

4th Place: Gail Greenoe

Honorable Mention:  Steve Miller

Honorable Mention: Kent Brewer

Honorable Mention:  Doug Clark

Honorable Mention Jenny Short

Honorable Mention:  Linda Schindler

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Music and Art: Picasso meets Rock free mini-workshop June 28

Wild and crazy Picasso meets wild and crazy rock n’ roll music! This duo will rock your art.

Canvas and acrylic paint provided (bring your own if you wish)
Friday, June 28 Class time 7 – 9:00. Doors open at 6:30pm

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX …

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Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving July 6

Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving with instructor Junanne Peck
Saturday, July 6 10am – 1pm
Fee: $65.00 Pay by check or cash (all supplies included)
Please RSVP by July 1, 2019
junannepeck@mac.com or 214-336-8526

Zine is short for Magazine

We will be making Zines that are dedicated to artwork, poetry, cartoons, editorials and short stories. We will have several …

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Trinity Arts Guild: Painting Groups & Classes & Workshops

The Trinity Arts Guild offers free painting groups as well as individual classes & workshops taught by TAG artists at the TAG Art Gallery/Studio in Bedford.

Trinity Arts Guild Gallery/Studio is located at: 2819 R. D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX  76021 (inside the Boys Ranch Park) 817-509-0444

Participation in the painting groups is free to …

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Kettle Art presents the 3rd annual Summer Session June 27

Summer Session #3 – Opening Reception
Kettle Art, 2650 Main Street, Dallas TX
Thursday, June 27, 2019 6:00pm-9:00pm

Kettle Art is proud to host the third annual Summer Session: Creative Works of DFW’s Teaching Artists curated by Justin Clumpner.

Art teachers constantly stoke their own creative flames while igniting the passion for art in their students. By …

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The ART BOX: New Story of Art Book Club

What we’re about:

Story of Art by E.H. Gombrich is one of the greatest art history books ever written. Join us on a mission: Read the book cover to cover! Some parts will be amazing, some parts will be dull. The discussion will always be fun. We will be reading the 16th Edition published by …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists: June 24th Meeting & Planet Fiber call for entries

June 24th Meeting:

Location: The Point Center for Arts and Education, Campus of C.C. Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75214

Our mini-workshop is the famous Purge and Swap. Starts at 5:30 p.m. It’s time to look in the corners of your workspace and start boxing those treasures up! Who knows what …

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2019 Trinity Arts Guild Open Show Closing Reception June 22

Approximately $2800.00 in cash and merchandise will be awarded at the closing reception of Trinity Arts Guild’s 2019 Open Show, a regional show with DFW-area artists competing. The reception is 4:00 pm  to 5:30 pm Saturday June 22, 2019.

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

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Sixth Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition opens June 22

Blue Streak, 2018, Shannon Cannings, Oil on Panel, 24 x 24″ Artspace111 is pleased to announce the 6th Annual Artspace111 Regional Juried Exhibition, juried by Hilde Nelson, the Curatorial Assistant for Contemporary Art at the Dallas Museum of Art. The artists selected represent the breadth of creativity and contemporary artistic expression in Texas and the surrounding …

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists Exhibition Reception June 21

You’re invited! The newest Grand Prairie Arts Council sponsored exhibit is now hanging in the Uptown Theater Lobby Gallery, 120 E. Main, Grand Prairie TX.

All art is from the Association of Grand Prairie Artists. http://www.gpartists.org/
https://www.facebook.com/AssociationofGrandPrairieArtists/

Association of Grand Prairie Artists (AGPA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering interest in visual arts in …

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Western Trappings on The Llano entries due July 1

October 18, 2019 – November 2, 2019

Western Trappings on The Llano is a juried, international exhibit and sale of the finest in custom western gear and original fine art.

This exhibit and sale, insider the Llano County Historical Museum, promotes western culture and heritage and is a celebration of the artists who have captured the …

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AMoA Biennial 600: Textile/Fiber entry deadline August 10

The AMoA Biennial 600: Textile/Fiber will be an exhibition of artworks selected by a juror from entries submitted by artists residing within a 600-mile radius of Amarillo, Texas.  The exhibition will be on view October 11—December 22, 2019.

AMoA Biennial 600: Textile/Fiber is the eighth in an ongoing series of juried biennial exhibitions exploring specific areas …

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Friday Night Lights and Shadows

“THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE”
  IS NOW
“FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS AND SHADOWS”

PAA-sponsored Thursday Night Live has provided an opportunity for  members who focus on figurative and portrait arts to meet weekly on Thursday evenings and paint or draw from live models. Our venues have varied over the past few years.

Now, …

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2019 CAC Annual Juried Membership Exhibition call deadline July 1

Creative Arts Center of Dallas is now accepting submissions for our 2019 Annual Juried Membership Exhibition. In this juried exhibition our panel will be looking for the most exceptional of member work in all mediums. CAC members are invited to submit up to three images of original 2D or 3D artworks created within the last …

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2019 Society of Watercolor Artists Membership Exhibition call for entries

The exhibition will run from September 28th to November 30th at the UNT Health Science Center, Atrium Gallery. AWARDS: $3000 in cash and merchandise. Juror: Judi Betts. Prospectus:

2019 Members ProspectusDownload

Work must be water-media on watercolor paper or Yupo. Water-media includes traditional watercolors, acrylics, inks or gouache. No works on canvas or other materials …

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VAL’s Fresh Ideas 2019 entries due June 24

The Visual Art League of Lewisville’s premier competition, Fresh Ideas
2019 is calling for entries.  This is a juried competition which is held
at the MCL Grand Theater Art Gallery, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville. 
The show runs from July 20th through August 24th.

This competition is open to all Texas artists …

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VAGF’s Artrageous Art Reception & Awards 2019

VAGF’s summer show Artrageous is on view from June 3, 2019, through June 29, 2019, at the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Pkwy #200, Frisco TX 75034

OPENING RECEPTION was Sunday, June 9th, 2019 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

Congratulations to our award winners:

Best in Representational: Juju Bartush
Best in Non-Representational: Buck Buchheister

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Creative Arts Center Photography Exhibit entries due June 20

Photography Exhibit Entry is Open to All       Each year, the Creative Arts Center sponsors a Photography Exhibit, usually in the month of June. This year is no exception and entries are now open for the exhibit.
Anyone may enter – membership in the Creative Arts Center is not required, though members may enter at no charge …

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