Sharon Giles

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Mixed Media Buffet Retreat – Creativity & Lettering

AUGUST 24-28, 2020 Nazareth Retreat Center Enjoy an in-person, retreat making journals, tags and more with Veronica Phillips.

REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY OPEN This relaxing 4-day retreat will serve up an exploration of techniques in mono printing and bookmaking using canvas and fabric with mixed media as well as hand-lettering in the peaceful setting of …

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Workshops at The Encaustic Center including Monotypes, Textiles and Workday time!

Hi friends, I hope you are well!! We are so excited! Our first workshop with masks and precautions in place went just great and we look forward to MORE! Please let me know if you’d like to join in: Safety precautions at The Encaustic Center: during the time of the pandemic: The below workday / …

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Outdoors Painters Sale call deadline July 1

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS SHOW & SALE, July 28, 2020

When: July 28, 2020
Where: CORSICANA, TEXAS

This is the 2nd Annual Associates Only exhibition! 

  • ENTRY DEADLINE:  JULY 1, 2020
  • CLICK HERE FOR PROSPECTUS (this link will take you to event page)
  • CLICK HERE TO ENTER!(this link takes you to OnlineJuriedShows)

ENTER TODAY!

Outdoor Painters Society

ABOUT THE …

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Lettering Arts: Letterheads Auction, In-person & Online classes

Online & In-person Classes
& Legacies III Updates

Copperplate Basics Online

JUNE 15, 2020 Copperplate Foundations
with Younghae Chung
Left-Handed Calligrapher! A comprehensive 9-week course to walk you through all the basics of learning this gorgeous and widely popular traditional script!
Learn more and Register Here Lockdown Letterheads EYE CANDY & AUCTION

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THOUGHTFUL COLLECTION – Murray Smither collection at Webb Gallery

http://www.webbartgallery.com/current

We are thrilled to exhibit and offer pieces from the Murray Smither Collection. Murray Smither is a pioneer in exhibiting art as great and strong pieces of artwork without the categories during his many years of work in Dallas galleries. He introduced Texans not only to the cutting edge of contemporary art, but …

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Artist’s Circle Online Gallery – Calls for Art Exhibits & Coffee Table Book

Calls for artists – https://www.theartistscirclegallery.com

Maegan Kirschner created The Artist’s Circle Online Art Gallery as a platform for both emerging and established artists to share their work publicly. Unique themed calls for art will open opportunities for all mediums of work to be shared with collectors, galleries, and art admirers around the world.

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Envision Arts: Summer – call for artists

Call for artists!!
Deadline to apply is June 28, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST!

Summer will be a virtual gallery of contemporary and fine art that exemplify the season of summer. The gallery will be on virtual display between July 1 – June 31, 2020. All submitted entries should include colors and/or imagery relating to or …

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Ben Wheeler Pop-Up Market call for artists

Looking for vendors!!!
Thursday July 2nd.
July 4th weekend/ First Monday weekend!
We only have a few spots left!
Vendor fee is $25 (paid in cash the day of)…
Set up is at 4pm
Music starts @ 5pm.
Please send me a private message with your business name if you are interested.

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Register now for BCA’s first Arts & Health Webinar! FREE June 18th

2020 Arts & Health Webinar:
Circadian Rhythm and Healthy Creative Rituals

What’s the biological basis for circadian rhythm? How can businesses and employees, especially those operating with flexible or non-standard office hours, achieve success without sacrificing workforce wellness? How can creatives — professional and amateur — mitigate stress and anxiety using proven methods to cultivate …

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2020 Society of Watercolor Artist International Juried Exhibition now online

BEST OF SHOW: Kurt Meyer Cinco De Mayo

The annual international exhibition was originally scheduled to be held April 19th through May 31st at the Atrium Gallery of the Fort Worth Library. As an alternative, the online gallery is posted on the website of the Society of Watercolor Artists. https://www.swawatercolor.com.

Juror was Brenda Swenson, …

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Flower Mound’s Art in the Park applications due Aug. 14

Vendor Applications Now Open for Flower Mound’s First Art in the Park Festival Vendor applications are now open for the Town of Flower Mound’s first Art in the Park Festival on which will now be Saturday, Sept. 19 at Heritage Park.

In partnership with Keep Flower Mound Beautiful, the Art in the Park Festival will …

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Artspace111 announces selections for the 2020 Texas Juried Exhibition

2020 Selected Artists: Britteny Akines | Jorge Alegría | Chris Alexander | Barbara Attwell | Leticia Bajuyo | Ariel Bowman | Bob Bruu | Justin Burns | Hyunsook Byun | Natalie Campbell | Danville Chadbourne | Michael Darough | David Dennis | Jake Dockins | Sheena Dorton | A. Eilene Carver | Martha Flores …

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Desmond O’Hagan 2-Day Online Workshop, June 13-14

I will be teaching a 2-day online workshopfor pastel and oil painters on Saturday, June 13th, and Sunday, June 14th. The workshop fee is $250 and the class will be 15 students max.

“CAPTURING LIGHT – Interpreting Values and Shapes”

Saturday and Sunday, June 13-14, 2020
9am to 4pm, MDT, (includes one-hour lunch)

This 2-day, online workshop …

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VAGF’s 2020 ARTRAGEOUS is now online!

This virtual exhibition is on display at the VAGF website. The exhibition runs from June 01 – June 14. Types of artwork consist of Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media, and Sculpture. The subject matter is open. All works are the original concept of the artist and have not been previously shown in VAGF shows.

The …

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Adults: Workshops at Home with Oil and Cotton

CONNECTING FRIENDS NEAR AND FAR:
In response to shelter in place policies we are bringing our amazing family of workshop instructors into your home for some chilled out making, deep learning and friendly connection. This is an opportunity to take a class with your cousin that lives across the country, your far away BFF and …

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Join Us for TCA’s Free Professional Development Webinar June 17

Free Professional Development Webinar Series       Please join us for a webinar on:  Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT      Register now!  https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6776557750676373517          

Fundraising During a Pandemic    A worldwide crisis makes fundraising a tricky proposition. Most likely you have been speaking with your donors about your …

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Maegan Kirschner/ The Artist’s Circle Gallery/ Call for Watercolor Art

Watercolor- Also known in French as aquarelle, it is generally known as painting with water-soluble pigments on paper. Techniques include water on dry, wet on wet, drybrush, and glaze.

Submission Deadline: Monday, June 15th at midnight

Notification and Publication Date: Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

theartistscirclegallery.com

The Artist’s Circle is an online gallery and all entries …

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June at the Visual Arts League of Lewisville – virtual meeting, exhibit intake & more

May Artist of the Month First Place
Toni Wengler
“Grape Harvest”

Visual Art League of Lewisville | MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, TX 75029-9002 https://visualartleague.org/

June Members’ Meeting June 9, 2020

VAL Virtual Party Tuesday, June 9, 7 PM • Via Zoom Join your fellow VAL members for a virtual party! …

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TVAA presents MASTERS: Modern Interpretations of Art Masters

ONLINE EXHIBITION

May 25 – June 26, 2020

We are all inspired by the visions and genres of the artists that have come before us. Whether through the beauty of nature exemplified in Monet’s lilies, a rich and colorful nightscape vision shared with Van Gogh’s Starry Night, Cubist-inspired painters like Picasso, or the geometric and …

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Photography National Juried Exhibition deadline June 7

Apply through CaFE:
https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=7812
Fee: $30.00

Photography National Juried Exhibition.  ***$1000 First Prize***.  Dallas Metro Arts Contemporary studio/gallery, Plano TX.  This exhibition is open to all artists aged 18 & up, submitting 1-5 original artworks created in the last three years,  celebrating the range of photography, from traditional film, to digital, and alternative means of display.  …

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Funky Finds – Applications Open for November Market

Applications Now Open for November Event We are now accepting vendor applications for the 11th Annual Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience to be held November 21st and 22nd at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas. The application deadline is August 16th, 2020. You can find all the vendor information here and the link …

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June Updates from the Denton Area Arts Council – Online Exhibits & Programs

The Patterson-Appleton Arts Center is closed through June. Programs and exhibitions are occurring on our Facebook and website, but not in person. Please read the letter below from our executive director.

In accordance with health and safety guidelines from state and local officials, the Greater Denton Arts Council will remain closed. At this point …

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The Cove reopens with Luminous, paintings by Tammy Gilchrest and Pete Quaid

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com
Follow us on Facebook and Instagram, both at thecovemckinney.

THIS WEEKEND and NEXT, June 5-6 & 12-13:  Luminous:  Tammy Gilchrist and Pete Quaid
June 19-20:  McKinney and Me:  Kanyi Muraguri
June 26-28:  Journey Back to Abstract:  Kevin Megison

Kindly wear your mask, wash hands with soap and …

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Craft Guild of Dallas – reopening June 1

WE are REOPENING June 1st. Summer I and Summer II are open for enrollment! https://thecraftguild.org/ We are more than excited to announce that classes start back June 1st and it’s not too late to enroll! While we are navigating through this new environment you might notice that classes may fill up quicker due to reduced …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society entries due June 30

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Crow Museum of Asian Art – Message from the Director and June news

NEWS AND UPDATES FROM YOUR
ASIAN ART MUSEUM MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR

June 2, 202

A Message of Thanks and Hope

Dear Friends:

First: the works of art in the Crow Collection are safe. The Beili Liu and Master Shen-Long exhibitions are safe. The Crow Museum team is safe. No objects have been damaged or stolen.

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Museum of Biblical Art/National Center for Jewish Art Reopens

The Museum of Biblical Art and the National Center for Jewish Art have reopened!

We are the only museums open in Dallas.

Current exhibitions include Andy Warhol: Jewish Heroes and Marc Chagall: Memory and Tradition.

Permanent installations featured are the Michelangelo Experience and the life-size Resurrection Mural.

Due to unprecedented events, museums all across …

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Giddens Gallery of Art: Artist Naomi Brotherton

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine is again open to our normal days and times: Tuesday thru Saturday, 11am – 6pm.  We look forward to seeing you soon.

“A Conch With Friends”
by Naomi Brotherton
click here to enlarge painting

Matted 30 x 23″ Watercolor

Born April 8th, 1920, Naomi’s acclaims are many. Among …

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Bonham’s Creative Arts Center Photo Show Goes Digital – call for entries

Each June, the Creative Arts Center hosts a Photography Show. This is a long-standing tradition dating back to the Red River Photo Club, which got the tradition started. Occasionally, the show is judged and this year will be one of those years. A portion of the entry fees will be used for First, Second …

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Business Council for the Arts: Obelisk Awards 2020 Nomination Deadline Now June 19th!

Recognize outstanding individuals, businesses, and arts/culture organizations by submitting a nomination for the 2020 Obelisk Awards!

Make your nomination in one of this year’s categories by June 19. If your nominee is selected you will receive a complimentary invitation to the Obelisk Awards on November 17th! All nominations are due by June 19, 2020, at 5:00 p.m.

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VALA Splash of Color ART CALL

ART CALL

Open for Submissions!! DEADLINE May 29, 2020 https://form.jotform.com/201305864049150

Enter up to 4 pieces. VALA Members FREE –
Non-members $35(Includes 1 yr VALA membership)

Where: The VALA Gallery in the Historic Cotton Mill of McKinney 

Artist Reception 

(TBD)Depending of Safe Social Distancing Guidlines

Show Runs : June 1st  2020 – July 12th 2020

Artists will be contacted …

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Art House Dallas: Imagining the Future

Hello Friends,

It’s crazy to think we’re half-way through May and summer is around the corner. The start of 2020 has been a whirlwind for all of us—forcing us to look at why we do what we do and how our efforts can best serve those around us.

The Art House Dallas …

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Southwest Gallery – Open & New Arrivals

Southwest Gallery is proud to continue serving our customers during this unique time in all of our lives. We are grateful to be open for business, and to ensure the safety of everyone who visits the gallery, we have taken all the necessary precautions recommended by the CDC to minimize or eliminate the risk of …

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Barry Whistler Gallery: Otis Jones & Allison V. Smith

OTIS JONES / New Paintings
ALLISON V. SMITH / Recent Photographs

May 20 – June 27, 2020

Gallery is open by appointment 
Please contact us at 214.939.0242 or info@barrywhistlergallery.com to schedule an appointment

http://www.barrywhistlergallery.com

Our address is:
Barry Whistler Gallery
315 Cole Street, #120
Dallas, Texas 75207
214-939-0242

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Cris Worley Online Events & Exhibits

PATRICK TURK Anthropocosmos June 20 – August 15, 2020 Contact: inquiries@crisworley.com | 214.745.1415 In response to the health and safety of our staff and visitors the gallery is open by appointment only. Please contact the gallery to schedule an appointment to view the current exhibitions or for any general inquiries.
We thank you, our friends and …

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