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SoloS 2020 – Fall: 100 Solo Exhibitions

We would like to invite you to submit your artworks for SoloS – 2020 – Fall opportunity; to get a smart solo online exhibition with international visitors and media coverage.

SoloS offers 100 full-featured smart online solo exhibitions combined with online sales, artist promotion, and marketing materials such as stylish catalogue, poster, and badges. https://www.biafarin.com/solos

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“Anatomy of a Scene: Getting Intimate” ONLINE with Tracy Wolff

Register before Wednesday, September 23 for the chance to submit your scene for workshopping. http://www.writersleague.org/calendar/GettingIntimateWolff2020

This class is a part of the Anatomy of a Scene Class Package.

Learning how to write (and grow) intimacy between your characters will revolutionize your story and your storytelling.

Join bestselling young adult and romance author Tracy Wolff as …

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Sculpting with Leather Dust

Sculpting with Leather Dust

Learn a new medium – Leather Dust!  No leather working experience needed! In this class, we will *Make a silicone mold of an object, * cast the mold using a leather dust mixture, *remove the casting, *paint the new object, and * mount it to a leather plaque.

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PASSEPARTOUT PHOTO PRIZE – 2ND EDITION

ABOUT OUR PRIZE

Il Varco invites you to join the second edition of the Passepartout Photography Prize, a photography contest born to promote and widen the exposure of emerging photographers. http://www.passepartoutprize.com

Our mission is to be your “Passe-partout” – which means a master key and also a framing method to enhance the power of the …

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Vendor Application Open for Millhouse Makers Market

MillHouse and the McKinney Cotton Mill are hosting an open air Maker Market bursting with unique products and we are looking for vendors!

MillHouse Maker Market Application: October 2020

MillHouse OPEN AIR Maker Market in the Cotton Mill West Parking Lot.
2nd Saturday of each month. Spaces will be socially distanced.
October 10, 2020 from …

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Images That Inspire: Open Scholar

Are you interested in a larger platform to share your artwork? Do you believe in the power of art to change the way people see the world?

Open Scholar is building an image library for their world class clients, composed of 25,000+ researchers, scientists and faculty at labs, institutions and prominent universities around the United …

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Holiday Art Bazaar call for artists

Vendor applications are open for the annual McKinney Creative Community Holiday Art Bazaar! Things will be a little different this year!   We are committed to putting on a safe and successful event. We have moved the vendors outside to the fields across from Tupps Brewery in McKinney, TX. Tupps will still be open to …

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Collecting Texas Memories – reception Sept. 12 at the Upstairs Gallery

FWADA GALLERY WEEK

Saturday, Sept, 12, 2020

RECEPTION FOR
Collecting Texas Memories
& NEW WORKS BY
GALLERY ARTISTS

Impressions of the Hill Country, North Texas
and the Gulf Coast by late Texas Artist
Stephen Rascoe

1924 – 2008

12:30 PM – 7:00 PM

The Upstairs Gallery will also feature special discounts throughout the week!

Monday & …

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Contemporary Collage Workshop with artist Katherine Baronet

Students will create a piece of art worthy of being put in a frame! September 19th, 10:30 – 3:30
  REGISTRATION (required) by TH SEPT 17th vial email to kbaronet@mindspring.com – Class size will be small.    ** social distance and a mask required**   This will be a a special opportunity to create memorable art. …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents the 34th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 in Denton, Texas as a celebration of the evolving field of contemporary craft and the remarkable creativity and innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media …

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CALL FOR ENTRY | Dutch Art Gallery | MAGIC HOUR | Sunrise and Sunset

MAGIC HOUR | Sunrise and Sunset
Themed Juried Show Call for Entry
DEADLINE: Friday, September 25th, 2020 at Midnight (CST)
SHOW RUN: Saturday, Nov 14th, 2020 through Saturday, Dec 19th, 2020

Seeking 2D paintings and drawings.
Swirling vibrant color, muted pastels or brooding blues, the start and end of each day is truly unique. We …

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Water Media National Juried Exhibition

Water Media National Juried Exhibition, deadline Sept 6.

Exhibition dates  Oct 6-31, with Closing Artist Reception Saturday Oct 31, 6-8pm.

Open to all US artists 18 and over, for artworks demonstrating the fluid potential  of watercolor, ink & wash, gouache, acrylic and oil in a transparent method, and collage featuring water media.  Artworks are …

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Art Exhibit: Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World – by Skip McKinstry

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present “Notes Toward A Re-Enchantment of the World” an Exhibit by Artist Skip McKinstry September 5th – October 9th

Skip McKinstry’s artwork is primarily based in photography and digital imagery.

Mckinstry is fascinated by shadows, reflected images, and glimpses out of the corner of the eye. For Mckinstry “what we see …

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Cheap Imitation Literary/Arts Magazine: Call for Visual Art Submissions

Cheap Imitation: Open Call for Visual Art

Cheap Imitation is seeking original visual art for publication in our journal. https://www.cheapimitation.org

We believe art and literature are in many ways two sides of the same coin, able to shed new light on one another when placed in thoughtful dialogue. We welcome art of any medium, provided …

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“Research like a Pro” ONLINE with Sindya Bhanoo

Fiction is, by definition, made up. But writing strong fiction, and certainly non-fiction, often requires a fair amount of research.

In this half-day class, we will discuss strategies that journalists use to do research and gather information for their stories. How much can be done by looking at images and documents on the Internet? Once …

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Keller’s Got Talent 2020 Virtual Art Show

The 2020 Keller’s Got Talent Art Show & Competition has gone VIRTUAL! Due to the current COVID-19 guidelines and our desire to protect our artists, staff and art enthusiasts, we’ve opted to have the show but opted to share it virtually on our Keller Public Arts Supporters group of the City of Keller Government Facebook …

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Call for Artists : Print Issue n°02 – VAST Magazine

VAST ART MAGAZINE is excited to announce the international open call for ISSUE N°02. See your work in print and published along side new, emerging, and established practices from around the world.   Thirty (30) artists will be selected and profiled in full color print spread showcasing their work, artist biography, and artist statement. Featured artists will …

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WLT Presents One Page Salon & Hope Alliance Fundraiser LIVE WEBINAR

One of Austin’s most beloved reading series – One Page Salon – has gone virtual and teamed up with the Writers’ League of Texas for a series of special monthly events featuring quick readings, feel good fundraising, and lots of literary shenanigans.

In September, we’re partnering with Georgetown’s wonderful indie bookstore, Lark & Owl Booksellers, …

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Hopper Prize: $1,000 Grants – All Media Eligible

The Hopper Prize is now accepting entries for our Fall 2020 artist grants. We are offering 5 grants in the amount of $1,000 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators.

The Hopper Prize was established in order to increase the recognition of artwork created by artists and photographers. Our …

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Call for Entry: Paperworks VII

Paperworks VII

November 20, 2020- January 7, 2021

Deadline to enter: October 4, 2020

The Call for Entry: 

The Foundry Art Centre in Saint Charles, Missouri is seeking submissions for “Paperworks VII” an paper centered exhibition focusing on how paper can be expressed in art. Last held at the Foundry in 2013, this juried exhibition …

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Extended Deadline for Spirit of West

Deadline Extended to September 4th

Spirit of the West

Call for Artists and Prospectus

Doss Heritage & Cultural Center, 1400 Texas Drive, W’ford 817-599-6168

Show October 3rd  to November 13th  

Entries – This show will celebrate the heritage of the American West.  Art should capture not only landscapes but the rugged …

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Call for Artists: Once a Day Swallow a Small Sun

Third Space DFW is seeking works for the online viewing room version of its postponed art exhibition, Once a Day Swallow a Small Sun. We aim to provide a safe space for people to promote queer-friendly perspectives, art, and resources. The show will focus on reflections of the queer experience about health and well-being. This …

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“How to Give and Receive Writing Critiques” ONLINE with John Pipkin

Are you in a writing group but not sure how to give good feedback on others’ work?


NOTE: This class is required in order to sign up for one of our Advanced Craft Workshops, but does not guarantee admission. The price of this online class will go toward the cost of the workshop if accepted …

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“The Agent Search: Tips, Tricks, and Timeless Advice” ONLINE with Becka Oliver

Learn the process and expectations for finding a literary agent for your book.

 

Join a former literary agent for an informative, candid, no-holds-barred class on finding the ideal agent for you—and how to navigate the relationship once you’ve found that perfect match. This class will cover everything from where to get your industry news, …

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Artist John Bramblitt Presentation and Demonstration via Zoom Sept. 2 at the Visual Arts Society of Texas

Please join VAST via Zoom for a presentation and demonstration by local artist John Bramblitt on September 2nd at 7 pm. John will discuss and demonstrate how he takes a multi-discipline approach to art. He will also discuss how to diversify the business side of art during the times of Covid-19. After losing his sight …

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Stemless Wine Glass & Cheese Plate Perfect Pairing Help Create Event!

Stemless Wine Glass Cheese Plate (Mini Rondel) Perfect Pairing Help Create Event!

This August & September drink in style! Come to Grapevine, the home of five fine art galleries, wine tasting rooms, cider, and a hopping brewery! Don’t forget Vetro, we are offering a Stemless Wine Glass & Beer Glass Help Create Event where you can create your personal, …

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Back To School Paperweight Help Create

These one of a kind glass art pieces are perfect gifts for teachers. They also can add an element of elegance to your own students’ new learning space, or your home or office. Help Create your one-of-a-kind handmade paperweight!

ALL AGES WELCOME! 

The Process:

  • Register online, pre-pay for your booked time slot.​
  • Come out to Vetro Glassblowing Studio 15 minutes prior to your reservation time to sign your waiver.
  • ***We want you and your loved ones to stay safe, so follow “Safe Social Distancing Practices” when in the Studio & Gallery, and please wear a mask. Vetro will follow all CDC & Tarrant County Guidelines to keep our …

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FREE Glassblowing Demonstrations Aug. 22 – Vetro Studio

Come visit, shop, and watch the Vetro Glassblowers during our,

FREE Glassblowing Demonstrations this Saturday, August 22, 2020!

Watch while Vetro Glassblowers turn hot molten glass into incredible works of art!

Saturday from 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Calendar

Submitted by Vetro Glassblowing Studio. Email: lbarker@vetroartglass.com

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The Art of The Mask – Submission Deadline September 15, 2020

We are a new gallery seeking art for our first two shows.

This exhibit celebrates the art of the mask, whether designed to be worn, or simply used as decoration.

Show us your best masks… painted, or fashioned from leather, fabric, metal or other materials. Let us see your best work.

This is a juried exhibit …

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Raven Peacock Swan – Submission Deadline September 15, 2020

We are a new online gallery seeking art for our first two shows.

For this exhibit we are seeking art that explores the raven, the swan and the peacock in a variety of forms, both real and symbolic. Draw on the old stories or create your own mythologies. Let us see these creatures personified—give us …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society exhibition runs Sept. 2 through Oct. 3

More than 80 watercolor and water media paintings will be featured at the Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 57th Annual Member Exhibition at Blue House Too Gallery at Watters Creek.

The free exhibit will open to the public on Wednesday, September 2 and features all types of watercolor and water media painting from abstract to realism, landscapes …

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“Strategies for Staying the Course” ONLINE with P.J. Hoover

It’s hard to stick to our path, especially when everything seems like it is going against us, but don’t let that stop you from reaching your goals.

Join award-winning author P. J. Hoover in this inspiring workshop that will offer solid strategies on time management, goal setting, and staying the course even when things get …

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“Write Before You Write: Outlining, Planning, Plotting” ONLINE with Jennifer Ziegler

Do you ever start a manuscript and end up lost in your own story or know your plot but still find that your writing is blocked?

Before launching into writing that exciting new book idea, it’s important to take key first steps that will help prevent project-killing situations. If you tend to get lost in …

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Juliette McCullough Online Life Drawing Class at Dallas College

Advanced Figure Drawing Arts-2311-21503

Figure Drawing 1 ARTS-2323-21503

Fee reduction for over 55’s, fee waver for over 65’s resident in Dallas County

For  senior fee waiver program contact Deborah Whaley-Stephenson 

DWhaley-Stephenson@dcccd.edu

or for Continuing Ed:Brianna Williams         briannaw@dcccd.edu

For more information contact Juliette McCullough: jmccullough@dcccd.edu

Submitted by Juliette McCullough. Email: pierodella@yahoo.com

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CALL FOR ARTISTS CANVAS International Art Fair
THE LINE Gallery, London | September 03, 2020 – January 15, 2021

CANVAS is an International Art Fair that will present collective and solo projects by leading and emerging international artists. ITSLIQUID Group, with an experience of more than 250 art exhibitions all around the world and twelve editions of international fairs, is proud to announce the debut of CANVAS – London International Art Fair that will …

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