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A Night of Artists and Chefs Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

Join us at Gather in old town McKinney to enjoy a one-of-a-kind art and food experience as part of a new TV series.

A group of celebrated local artists will transform the historic Gather interior into an “art cocoon” that envelopes guests in an immersive art installation. Three of McKinney’s finest chefs will create …

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Looking Through Creative Eyes: Grapevine Art Project at Keller Town Hall

The Grapevine Art Project (GAP) will be showcased at Keller Town Hall for the first exhibit of the 2019 Keller Public Arts show year, January 7 to February 20, 2019. All are invited to An Evening with the Artists on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 7 to 9 pm. Meet with the twenty-three exhibiting artists, …

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Portrait Workshop Jan. 12 with Juliette McCullough

The McCullough Studio invites you to participate in a Drawing/Painting Workshop

Saturday January 12, 19th, 26th & February 2nd 2019 1:30 to 4:30 pm.

The maximum places available is only 8. This class is suitable for adults with some drawing skills. It is designed so that students get individual instruction in a small group setting.

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Demonstration by Artist Crystal Nelson Jan. 2, 2019

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on January 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, and the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton,  TX..

Crystal’s presentation will focus on a technique for creating colorful abstract backgrounds using acrylic ink, fluid acrylics and liquid watercolor. Images are then “found” and …

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11th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling – call for artists

http://www.funkyfinds.com/spring-fling.html

Saturday, March 9th, 10am-5pm and Sunday, March 10th, 11am-4pm

Will Rogers Memorial Center, Cattle 1 Bldg., 3401 Burnett-Tandy Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107

Vendor Application Deadline: January 6th

The 11th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling is the perfect opportunity to Shop Local! The FREE indoor family and pet-friendly event will be held March …

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NEW YEAR’S EVE AT FRISCO FINE ART GALLERY

Join us for an amazing night of celebrating the arts on Monday, December 31, from 5:00 p.m. to midnight. Your ticket includes complimentary valet, light bites, wonderful wine (complete with a sommelier to guide you), live entertainment, original art giveaways, party favors, previews of our 2019 artist roster, and more!

Couples: $125

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Arts Week 2019 in Mansfield

Thursday, March 7, 2019 to Sunday, March 17, 2019

Arts Week is unlike anything you’ve ever seen in Mansfield. Coinciding with Spring Break 2019, this ten day event will combine arts from every spectrum.  https://www.visitmansfieldtexas.com/event/189/arts-week

The Mansfield International Film Festival

March 7-10
Arts Week kicks with the inaugural Mansfield International Film Festival from …

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Tabletop Product Photography March 2, 2019

This course is for the budget minded individual that wants to photograph small to medium size product. If you need product images for Amazon, Etsy or your own website, this course will walk you through all the basics. We will review camera equipment and how to get by with what you have. We will go over settings that …

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Art Classes at the Goldmark

We’ve got some fun and creative art classes and workshops happening at the Goldmark Cultural Center!

To learn more and register visit our website at http://www.goldmarkculturalcenter.org and visit our “Classes” page.

 

Submitted by Andrea Lamarsaude. Email: andrea@lamarsaude.com

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Oil Painters of America Call for Entry – 28th National Juried Exhibition

Oil Painters of America will hold its 28th National Juried Exhibition of Representational Oil Paintings, May 10 through June 7, 2019 at Illume Gallery of Fine Art in St. George, Utah.

Approximately 30 awards will be given with a total value estimated in excess of $100,000, including a $25,000 Best of Show.  Convention events …

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Lightroom Evening Classes series starting Jan. 14

Digital photography is only part photography. The rest is all digital which means time spent in front of a computer importing, sorting, selecting, tweaking, tagging, finishing, printing, sharing, uploading and showing your images. Lightroom is the premiere software program that handles all of those tasks with relative ease and quite a bit of elegance. It …

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VETRO’S NEW YEARS HELP CREATE BOWLS 2019!

Join us on Saturday, January 26th as we welcome the New Year full of things that have never been.  Are you ready to try new color mixes and patterns? Join Vetro’s team while we do what we love best …playing with fire!

The Process:

  • Gallery Check-in at the front desk and sign participant waivers  
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Introduction to Cyanotypes Jan. 20

The cyanotype, or blueprint, is a beautiful way to interpret and print many photographic images. Even a digital image from a smartphone can be source material for this unique printing process. Cyanotypes are one of the least expensive traditional printing processes and something you can continue on your own at home.

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Macro Photography: Close-up Magic Jan. 19

There is a whole world of beauty and discovery just out of reach of your regular camera lens. The macro world reveals textures, structures, colors and patterns that delight the eye and can be used to create stunning and satisfying photos.

Many people think that macro work requires specialized and expensive lenses and lighting. …

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Beginner Darkroom Workshop Feb. 10

Photography can be so much more magical than pixels trapped behind a glass screen. Liberate your images into the real world! You’ll learn to process your own black and white film, make contact sheets, select the best frame for printing and work with an enlarger. Using chemistry and light you’ll create unique prints, completely …

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‘Faces” of VALA Show Reception December 7th 6-8 PM

The ‘VALA Gallery’ in the Cotton Mill of McKinney Is pleased to present:
“FACES of VALA”

Show Opening Reception will be on Dec. 7th  6-8pm
Nov. 30th 2018 through Jan 6th 2019
Join us in celebrating our newest show highlighting VALA artists!

VALA Gallery at the Cotton Mill, McKinney

at the Historic Cotton …

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Join us in Celebration of Erté the Father of Art Deco

SEASON’S GREETINGS from Martin Lawrence Galleries Dallas. We welcome you to join is this December in celebration of ERTÉ, THE FATHER OF ART DECO.

Enjoy an evening viewing works by Erté with wine, food, and music. Erté and Roaring Twenties-inspired costumes are encouraged.

Annual holiday exhibition. Saturday, December 8, 6–8 pm
RSVP (972) …

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KAABOO ARTWORK 2019 at AT&T STADIUM – APPLY NOW!

Exhibit your work at KAABOO ARTWORK, a curated, indoor contemporary art experience with premium amenities for participating exhibitors. KAABOO Texas will take place at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium, home to both the Dallas Cowboys and an iconic contemporary art collection that, coupled with the stadium’s stunning architecture, will serve as a beautiful backdrop for this unique art experience.

Forget what …

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Performing Social Interactions

Dec 08, 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM Dance-Gymnastics Laboratory Building, Dance-Gymnastics Laboratory Bldg, Denton, TX 76209, USA

Jonathan Pattiwael’s Performing Social Interactions examines human communication, interactions and group action in a creatively imagined world metaphoric of our current time. Engage in an immersive interactive world that examines social coexistence in a relaxed performance.* A space …

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Dog Photography Workshop Feb. 24

February 24, 2019

Capturing the essence of our beloved furry companions goes beyond technique and gear. Truly meaningful pet photography conveys emotion, feeling and reveals the soul of your animal subjects. Connecting with your subject, your subject’s people and making them feel at ease with your gear and presence is key to getting an …

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Tony Couch Watercolor Workshop Feb. 4-7

The Watercolor Painting Workshop is geared to the beginner, intermediate painter and professional alike… you’ll work hard, but Tony Couch will show you how to have fun doing it. The eight Principles of Design will be cut down to size and each day you will see how they are applied to watercolor painting. You will …

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HARP Horse and Art in Hungary, Europe

DATES: 1-14 August 2019

LOCATION: North side of Lake Balaton, Hungary, Europe

PROGRAM: Residency program for artists interested in combining equine studies and visual arts

ACCOMMODATION: In rural life settings in traditional Hungarian yurts

FEE: 980 Euros

APPLICATION: Please write an email of interest for an application form to Beáta Veszely info@horseandart.hu. Application deadline: …

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ITSLIQUID International Contest – 6th ed. large awards! Deadline Dec.9.

ITSLIQUID International Contest – 6th Edition 2018

Artists, architects, designers and fashion designers have the chance to win 100,000.00 euros.

The deadline for registration is December 09, 2018.

ITSLIQUID Contest is developed in partnership with a professional jury, composed by renowned curators, gallerists, architects, fashion designers, high level experts and important professionals of the …

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Andrea Holmes: 100 Bird Painting Celebration Dec. 8

McKinney artist and “bird nerd”, Andrea Holmes has been painting our feathered friends for the past three years and has finally completed the series with 100 unique works of art.

Let’s celebrate with her as she hangs out at our place, does a little painting, and signs her original pieces . . . all …

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Call for Art – Catalog & Exclusive Events

Call for Art!

Artistic Transfer is a women-owned and operated fine art printing and publishing company, run by artists for artists.  We curate local artist collections to add to our global network of artists, and have a host of resources for the artist and collector alike.  With our proprietary and advanced technology, we specialize …

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Holiday Masterpieces: Milan & Mote Dec. 1 at Frisco Fine Art

With the magic of the holidays upon us, we celebrate Henrietta Milan and guest artist William Mote, two Texas artists whose paintings bring us joy. Join us on Saturday, December 1, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. to meet the artists and view their latest work. The evening will also feature a wine tasting and …

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VASTFEST Holiday Social and Shopping Dec. 5

You are invited to VASTFEST!

VASTFEST is a fun holiday social and shopping event that takes place December 5th, from 5 pm – 8:30 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Come and meet local Denton artists, listen to live music by the Gypsy Cats, enjoy appetizers, win door …

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Pearl Snaps & Dust: Upscale Vintage with a Little Bit of Rust

Vendor Application Deadline: January 6th

For over 10 years, Funky Finds has been producing some of the best and largest handmade events in the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex. On March 9th & 10th, 2019, Funky Finds will host Pearl Snaps & Dust: Upscale Vintage with a Little Bit of Rust. The event will …

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Sowing the Familiar: Master of Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition

– November 28, 2018 – December 6, 2018
– Closing Reception: Thursday, December 6, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
– Michelle C Gonzales
– Sowing the Familiar; Master of Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition
– University of Dallas- Art History Building, Thompson Loggia, 1845 E. Northgate Drive, Irving, TX 75062 972-721-5000, https://udallas.edu/constantin/academics/programs/art/artexhibitscalendar.php – Michelle …

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Scotland Art Trek

Scotland Art Trek

August 1 – 8 /2019

Photography / Plein-Air Painting Workshop
Taught by Scott Williams & Niki Gulley

We are at it once again, taking you on a new adventure where you will have an opportunity to experience a different culture, see some new sights,  taste some unique foods and savor …

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Family Reunion presented by Art Tooth & FWCAC

Family Reunion presented by Art Tooth & FWCAC December 7 – December 27, 2018 Reception: December 7, 2018; 6 – 9 pm The Fort Worth Community Arts Center and Art Tooth are pleased to announce our final show of the year, Family Reunion. Working alongside other Fort Worth Collectives including Artluck, ART ROOM, Dying Photo …

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Texas Wesleyan Call for Exhibition Proposals due January 28, 2019

https://txwes.edu/media/school-of-arts-and-letters/art-/CallForExhibitionProposals_2019-2020.pdf

2019-2020 Call for Exhibition Proposals for Texas Wesleyan’s Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio gallery. We have begun this year with some very accomplished and exciting artists showing in the gallery and are excited to begin planning our third year.

https://txwes.edu/media/school-of-arts-and-letters/art-/CallForExhibitionProposals_2019-2020.pdf

Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio & Gallery  817-531-4404 | txwes.edu CALL FOR EXHIBITION …

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ITSLIQUID CONTEST 2018

ITSLIQUID International Contest – 6th Edition 2018

Artists, architects, and designers have the chance to win 100,000.00 euros!

ITSLIQUID Contest is composed of 10 categories: painting, photography, video-art, sculpture and installation, performing art, architecture, product design, fashion design, computer graphic, illustration and drawing.

You can send an application  in 2 different ways: using the official online submission form or by emailMore about …

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Niko Nikolaidis and Ding Zhangyu: Emerging

Niko Nikolaidis and Ding Zhangyu: Emerging

Artists: Niko Nikolaidis, Ding Zhangyu

Curator: Nour Nouri

Producer: Doki Gao

Opening: 4:00 PM, Dec. 3, 2018

Duration: Dec. 4, 2018- Mar. 3, 2019

Organizer: Willow Gallery

Venue: Zuoanyijia Cultural and Creative Industry Park, Tongzhou District, Beijing, China

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Professional Art Practices Class

Mountain View College is offering a new course Spring 2019. 1170: Problems in Contemporary Art.  This one hour class will focus on guiding artists and art students to the next step in their pursuit of an art career. Various art professionals from the D/FW area will share their experiences, assist in photographing work, writing artist statements, …

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