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Rare Watercolor Workshop – Laurin McCracken is coming to DFW!

Laurin McCracken Watercolor
Dates: October 7th – 11th, 2019
Cost; $525.00

For more information and to register, go to https://serrago.com/artistworkshops.html 214-636-4271 ; sharon@serrago.com

For artist Laurin McCracken, the beauty is in the details. This workshop is for artists who are intermediate or more and want to learn to paint in the realistic style of …

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19th Annual Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale- Call to Artists

Only 2 weeks left!!

Rockwall Art League encourages you to enter the call for our upcoming 19th Annual Fine Art Show & Sale. We are incredibly excited to announce this year’s jurors are Linda Gossett, a professional artist and instructor at Creative Art Center of Dallas; Debra Ferrari, artist and co-owner of the Ferrari Gallery …

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Looking for Artists – Cleos-Creations

Come Join Us — taking applications now! If interested, please contact Cleo or Jackie Boone if interested at: 817-372-3514 or 972-316-1234. marketingcleoscreations@gmail.com

Cleos-Creations Art Gallery
4800 Hulen St., HULEN MALL, Suite 1165, Fort Worth – lower level next to Macy’s.

Cleos-Creations Art Gallery
Music City Mall
2401 S. Stemmons Freeway Lewisville, TX 75067
https://www.cleoscreationsdallas.com/

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Weatherford Art Sept. 23rd Meeting: Nocturne demo by Don MacLaughlin

Weatherford Art meets the 4th Monday of each month at 6:00 PM.  125 South Waco (Barlow Hall).  Artist of the Month Competition begins at 6:00PM with demos following each month.

http://www.weatherfordart.com/
https://www.facebook.com/WeatherfordArtAssociation/

Award Winner Don MacLaughlin will present a demo on completing a nocturne painting. He will show us how to turn a daytime painting …

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Robert Deyber to appear Sept. 21 at Martin Lawrence Galleries Dallas Galleria location

New Works by Robert Deyber, Exclusively at Martin Lawrence Galleries. 

Meet the Artist in Person at the Opening Reception on Saturday, September 21st

at Martin Lawrence Galleries Dallas Galleria Location 

Martin Lawrence Galleries Dallas is one of nine world-class locations that comprise Martin Lawrence Galleries, the nation’s preeminent network of fine art galleries, showcasing masters …

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New work by Ziesook You and Ty Bishop: Meet the Artists

New work by Ziesook You and Ty Bishop: Opening Reception with the Artists

Robert Lawrence Designs
1607 Dragon Street, Dallas Tx 75207
Thursday September 19 2019 5 – 8 pm, there will be an informal Q&A with the artists starting at 6:30
This event occurs concurrently with the Dragon Street Galleries Third Thursday’s …

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Spirit of the West Art Show

The date is fast approaching for the Spirit of the West Show. Entries are due September 5th and 7th at the Doss Heritage Center, 1400 Texas Street (just off Santa Fe) in Weatherford. Entries are $15 with a max of 3. Go to WeatherfordArt.com for the prospectus and registration form. Hope to see you there!!!!

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Preservation is the Art of the City

Events:

Presentations & Awards: Thursday, September 5, 2019 @ 5 PM

Party with the Artists: Thursday, September 5, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Cantey …

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CATRINA the Event accepting Vendor Submissions

CATRINA is a multi- cultural event celebrating and bringing awareness to the “Catrinas” of Day of the Dead. Come join us in celebration, featuring artisanal vendors, live music, Catrina contests, mariachi battle, face painting, themed art, food & drinks. This event will be held in Fort Worth at 1950 Menefee Ave. Oct 25 at 7 …

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Master Spanish Modernist Àlvar Suñol (b. 1935) in Dallas for Tandem exhibitions: Southwest Gallery & The Museum of Biblical Art

Master Spanish Modernist Àlvar Suñol (b. 1935) in Dallas for
Tandem exhibitions: Southwest Gallery & The Museum of Biblical Art

WHERE:        Southwest Gallery – 4500 Sigma Rd – Dallas, Texas
Museum of Biblical Art – 7500 Park Lane – Dallas, Texas

WHEN:           Southwest Gallery
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 16, 2019 – 1 to 5 pm
Àlvar Suñol will …

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Jan Sitts Workshop in Mixed Media Oct. 1-4

TEXTURE, COLOR, FEELING in Mixed Media Waterbase Painting

JAN SITTS Workshop October 1 – 4, 2019

Sponsored by the Lake Granbury Art Association

Registration is now open for the mixed media workshop with Jan Sitts. This is a four day workshop starting Tuesday, October 1st running through Friday, October 4th. The classes will be held at …

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CAMEO Emerging Artist Show 2019 Ceramics Exhibition

CAMEO Emerging Artist Show 2019

Ceramics Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: August 26– September 27, 2019

Closing Reception: Friday, September 27, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

The University of Dallas has teamed up with the Ceramic Arts Museum and Education Organization (CAMEO), a Houston based nonprofit, to host 13th installment of the “CAMEO Emerging Artist Show.” The …

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Historically Significant Stained Glass in Denton, Texas – by VAST September 4th Guest Artist Christie A. Wood

You are invited to a presentation by glass artist Christie A. Wood on some of the historically significant stained glass artwork in Denton, Texas. The presentation takes place  September 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Christie will present artwork made from the 1930’s through …

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3day Indoor Artwalk Sept. 20 & 27 – looking for artists

Come join us for fun, food and music.

LOOKING FOR ARTISTS
FOR
INDOOR ART ARTWALK
SEPTEMBER 20-22
MUSIC CITY MALL
PRESENTED BY
CLEOS-CREATIONS
2401 S. STEMMONS FREEWAY
LEWISVILLE, TEXAS 75067

COME JOIN US FOR SOME INDOOR FUN

FOR INFORMATION CALL:
CLEO BOONE-972-316-1234
817-372-3514 or marketingcleoscreations@gmail.com.

Submitted by Cleo Boone. Email: Marketingcleoscreations@gmail.com

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THE RENAISSANCE: Art Show Sept. 7

PLEASE JOIN US FOR THIS FREE EVENT
Presented by Cleos-Creations & Alpha Kappa Sorority, Inc. Chi Zeta Omega Chapter

September 7, 2-4pm The Grand Stage Room
Music City Mall, 2401 S. Stemmons Fwy, Lewisville TX 75067

http://CLEOSCREATIONSDALLAS.COM

Submitted by CLEO BOONE. Email: marketingcleocreations@gmail.com

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Shardā: Dallas Artist Goes Back in Time for Art Exhibition

Dallas native Shardā is having her first solo art show, The Growth of an Artist on Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 4 pm – 6 pm, located at For Oak Cliff on 4478 S Marsalis Ave, Dallas, TX 75216. It is free for all ages. The exhibition includes acrylic paintings of abstract and stylized elements, drawings, and 3D art pieces.

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“I’m really …

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Three Day Workshops with Bruce Peil

These are three-day workshops I offer each month. Go to my website or email me at  brucepeil@mycvc.net for dates and pricing and more information about our Artist Retreat where students can stay while at the workshop. Join my email list. http://www.BrucePeilArt.com

Submitted by Bruce Peil. Email: brucepeil@mycvc.net

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It’s Still Political: entry deadline Oct. 10

Though often divisive and inflammatory, we can’t avoid politics in today’s world.

The intrinsic beliefs and opinions that shape us as human beings can almost always be seen in a political light.

For our show this month, we seek art that express all things political, regardless of party or belief systems. We …

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MAST: McKinney Art Studio Tour Nov. 9 & 10

MAST Works connect McKinney artists and the public. MAST is free to attend and open to anyone with an appreciation of art — even kids!

There are 26 artist studios awaiting your visit during our two-day event, November 9th and 10th. Most are conveniently clustered in downtown McKinney’s Historic neighborhood. But don’t let the short …

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Artistic Anatomy and Yoga Workshop Sept. 14

Artistic Anatomy workshop on Saturday, September 14th starting at 1:30. Join us for an afternoon of studying Anatomy at the Yoga Factory (Dallas location)! For Artists, Yoga students or anyone interested in learning about Anatomy. We will be drawing (open to any level) and feel free to bring a sketchbook — hand outs provided.

Allison …

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“Reflections of Gratitude” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition call for art

“Reflections of Gratitude” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for November 2019

CURATOR: Andrea Lamarsaude

ELIGIBILITY: This show is open to TVAA members (and/or non-members).

This is an invitation to explore the meaning that connects with you and your artwork, and then share it with others.

This exhibition is open to members and non-members of TVAA …

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Spirit of the West Art Show in Weatherford

Go to http://WeatherfordArt.com for a complete prospectus and registration.  Registration & delivery is Sept 4 & 7 at the Doss Center in Weatherford.

2019 SPIRIT OF THE WEST ART SHOW
12-Sep-2019 through 24-Oct-2019

Sponsored by the Weatherford Art Association

Doss Heritage & Cultural Center -1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford 817-599-6168S

Awards Ceremony–Thursday, September 19th–6:30 PM …

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Dramatic Portraits in Pencil Oct. 18-19

Jesse Lane Colored Pencil Portrait Workshop October 18-19

Learn how to create a dramatic, realistic portrait in this intensive workshop with award-winning artist Jesse Lane.

In this super workshop, Jesse will share his signature portraiture style.

Step by step, you’ll learn Jesse’s special tips for creating

  • nuanced skin tones
  • compelling eyes
  • realistic hair

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Cowboy Artists of America 54th Annual Sale & Exhibition Nov. 1 & 2

Dates: November 1-2, 2019

Price: General Admission is $10 (children ages 6-12 is $6) on Saturday, Show & Sale Ticket is $110, Full Saturday Package is $150 and Premier Package is $225

Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. General Admission

Website: https://cowboyartistsofamerica.com/sale
Ticket Link: https://cowboyartistsofamerica.com/ticket-packages

Address/Location: Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall, 3401 West Lancaster Ave., …

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Artist Talk: Ariel Bowman Sept. 13

In this artist talk, Ariel Bowman will share the influences, process, and concepts behind her solo exhibition Wondrous Creatures. Wonder is an emotion that drives scientific discovery and expands the human relationship to the natural world. The exhibition Wondrous Creatures explores wonder as an inspiration and a bridge between art and science through ceramic sculptures …

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Fort Worth Stock Show Art Contest

CALLING ALL YOUNG TEXAS ARTISTS! The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo is now accepting entries in the 2020 Stock Show Art Contest through Nov 16th. Test your artistic abilities for the chance to win some cool prizes, cash, and scholarships! Not enrolled in an art class? No problem. We take entries from individuals or …

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Window Of My Mind: Bernard Bortnick Exhibit in Addison

WINDOWS OF MY MIND

An exhibit of 30 paintings and drawings from the Studio of Bernard Bortnick at the Addison Conference Center.

Open 9-5 daily Monday through Friday till September 2 2019. (Contact: sirob49@gmail.com for information)

Submitted by Bernard Bortnick. Email: sirob49@gmail.com

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Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Member Exhibition

More than 80 watercolor and water media paintings will be on exhibit starting  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the Eisemann Center in Richardson as part of the Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Annual Member Exhibition. The exhibit will run through Saturday, Sept. 28, and is open to the public.

The exhibit will feature all types of …

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Nature-Inspired Mixed Media Aug. 30

Join us for an evening of creativity!  Create one-of-a-kind, nature-inspired collages on an 8×10 panel using paper, magazine cutouts, paint, and more! All materials included.  Libations and gourmet treats will be provided. Tickets are $65.

About the Artist:

This workshop will be led by Andrea Holmes. She is a Texas-based artist and self-proclaimed bird nerd. …

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Still Life Nights: Cactus on Aug. 22

Join A. Holmes Art Studio for Still Life Nights! Each week I will supply a fun still life to paint or draw. This week we are doing a cactus and succulent still life! Cactus and Succulents provided! You can bring your own supplies or I can supply them for you. Could you set up a …

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Pics & Paws – Bring Your Pup to Rainbow Vomit

It’s a wagging tail, it’s a cuddle bug, it’s doggo kisses, it’s…instapup! Join SPCA of Texas at Rainbow Vomit for a special Pics & Paws event where furry friends are welcome to join in on the picture taking fun at Dallas’ #1 rated immersive art exhibit. Twentypercent of all proceeds from this special two-day event willbenefit …

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Local Artist starting his own Market

I saw myself as an artist in DFW who would fall into the normal cycle of a local artist. I saw the industry changing from having to get exposure than getting a record label deal. To now people and companies on social media creating their own following and not needing corporate help in the early …

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Dog Days of Summer August 29

Please join Stanley Korshak & Squirrel for the 3rd annual Dog Days of Summer event. August 29 6-8pm Stanley Korshak

A portion of proceeds goes back to FIDORG (Fashion Industry Dog Organization) and ELPO (East Lake Pet Orphanage). Join us for raffles, prizes and pets for adoption! RSVP to kjmurphy@stanleyKorshak.com.

Submitted by Alison Volk. Email: alison@volkpr.com

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Creature Comfort opening reception Sept. 7

Creature Comfort

September 7 – September 26, 2019

FALL GALLERY NIGHT RECEPTION: Saturday, September 7, 2019 @ 6 PM – 9 PM

Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy St, Fort Worth, TX http://fwcac.com

A two-person exhibition featuring works of whimsical sculpture by Charles Coldewey and Bill LeSueur.  

Submitted by Fort …

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Paint Along and Problem-Solve Class with E. Melinda Morrison

Wednesday’s in August, Friday’s in September
Medium: Oils, acrylics or pastels
Where: Melinda’s studio, 10am – 1pm
2417 Ryan Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76110
Price: $45/class.

Class Description:

Being intentional and doing preparation prior to painting goes a long way in a successful painting, but we all need those problem-solving tools (drawing, value, color/temperature, edges, and texture) to help …

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