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Carving and Layering—Multi-Color Linocut Printing 4-Week Class

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Abbie Stellar
astellar@icloud.com
www.abbiestellar.com

Levels: Beginner to Advanced

Dates:
4-Week Class
Mondays | October 21 – November 11, 2019
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description:
Linocuts—they’re fun; they’re graphic, and they’re full of layered colors!

Carving and Layering—Multi-Color Linocut will introduce students to the exciting and wonderful process of linocut printmaking. Students will …

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Layla Luna: Trips to Dream Space

Art Room presents Trips to Dream Space, a colorful and reminiscent series of artwork created by Glen Rose-based artist Layla Luna. This contemporary exhibition includes a series of landscape paintings alongside hand-written stories that incorporates memories with imagination to form unreal, unique spaces. The show runs October 3 through October 26, 2019.

Luna writes, “She …

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Crochet Concepts 4-Week Class

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Dizzy Orbit
dizzyorbit49@gmail.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Fridays | October 4 – 25, 2019
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Age:
Adult

Description:
Fiber art is an interesting medium that consists of natural and/or synthetic materials, such as fabric or yarn. It has a primary focus on the manual labor of the artist …

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ART Habens 2019, International Call for Artists, Special Edition

ART Habens is celebrating its ten years long successful activity launching a special edition, that will once again explore new trends and tendencies in Contemporary Art scene.

ART Habens offers a unique opportunity to get featured in their renowed publication, that over the years has reached an international audience, providing artists, curators and gallerist with …

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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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I Heart Art – 100 Stories to Tell

DALLAS, TX – Color Me Empowered (CME) is proud to announce our 4th annual, 2019 Annual Fundraiser,

‘I HEART ART’ 100 Stories To Tell, located in their beloved new headquarters in the heart of Oak Cliff, 2101 W. Clarendon Dr. Dallas, TX 75208. Color Me Empowered is a non-profit that provides programming to empower children …

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PRISMA INTERNAZIONAL ART PRIZE – 3RD EDITION

PRISMA INTERNAZIONAL ART PRIZE – 3RD EDITION

The cultural association Il Varco is glad to announce its 3RD PRISMA Art Prize, an exhibition entirely organized by artists for the artists. A painting competition with $2000+ in Cash Awards and many other prizes, which takes place seasonally and yearly in Rome. Bringing together the spirit of …

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Needlefelting by Umut Demirguc Thurman – VAST Oct. 2 Guest Artist Presentation

What:  Needlefelting by Umut Demirguc Thurman – VAST October Guest Artist Presentation

When:You are invited to a presentation and demonstration by Umut Demirguc Thurman on Needlefelting on October 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Needlefelting is the process of interlocking wool fibers into position with …

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EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA – with LYNNE BUCHANAN

EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA

The Upstairs Gallery is offering a new class on selected Saturday mornings.  Lynne Buchanan exhibits at the gallery and uses her skills as a contemporary artist to teach this new class.  Lynne will
show you how to “think outside the box” using the materials and techniques that will in themselves inspire exciting contemporary …

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Plein Air Oil Painting Classes by Patrick Michael Reeves

Accomplished impressionist painter, Patrick Michael Reeves, invites you to share in his vast knowledge and love of plein air painting with his new monthly classes offered in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas. Patrick will begin each class with a short demonstration and discussion of key principles such as composition and color theory. Then pick …

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Call for entry 2019 LGAA Open Juried Fall Show

DEADLINE: Wednesday, October 9th
SHOW RUN: Saturday, November 9th through Saturday, December 28th

• VIEW/DOWNLOAD PROSPECTUS •

$1000 BEST OF SHOW AWARD and more

Seeking 2D and 3D original artwork. Accepted mediums include, but are not limited to: oil, water media, pastel, pencil, pen & ink, mixed media, textiles (including silk painting), 3-D. No photography …

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CAMEO Emerging Artist Show 2019 Ceramics Exhibition – reception Sept. 27

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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Intermediate DSLR Workshop Nov. 3

All Dallas Center for Photography classes and workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Intermediate DSLR Workshop
Sunday, November 3: 9am-5pm

We’ll pick up where the beginner workshop left off and go deeper into important technical controls on your camera and then move into the creative aspects of photography …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition call for entries

Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition is recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country. The exhibition shows the top national and international artists evolving the field of contemporary craft who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, …

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Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale Sept. 27 – 29

Rockwall Art League announces its upcoming 19th Annual Fine Art Show & Sale. September 27 – 29, 2019

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 in Dallas; and Kevin Fowler, …

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Call for Artists + Photographers – $550.00 Innovate Grants

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for Fall 2019. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information and to …

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Seachange – A Group Show Curated by Mike Moffatt Oct. 5 at Grackle Art

Grackle Art Gallery Seachange. Group show curated by Mike Moffatt. Works by Donnie Williams, Sarah Ayala, John Worley, Hannah Taylor, Carlos Donjuan, Natalie Price, and Mike Moffatt. Sat Oct 5th, 7-11 pm. 4621 El Campo Ave, FW. Free. 817-615-0681.   1. Donnie Williams is a photographer living and working in Fort Worth, TX. Through a variety …

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Intermediate Darkroom Oct. 19

Dallas Center for Photography is offering a full-day workshop on more advanced processing in the darkroom. All workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Intermediate Darkroom
Saturday, October 19: 9am-5pm

You’ll learn about different developers, how they affect sharpness and contrast range and how to change the effective ISO of …

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Burgers and Burgundy Oct. 11

DIFFA/Dallas’ signature culinary event, Burgers & Burgundy will take place at Klyde Warren Park on October 11, 2019. Twelve renowned chefs will convene at the events’ new venue to serve unique slider and wine pairings to patrons and guests. 

This year’s event features a Feather Fete theme and all patrons are invited to incorporate feathers …

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The Magician Within for Artists Workshop at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Braden Daniels
braden@bradendaniels.com
www.bradendaniels.com

Date:
November 2, 2019
8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Description:
Looking for a little artistic inspiration and magic?

Join Braden Daniels and his love for magic as he takes participants on a journey to find their inner magician. Using the principles of magic and …

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What to Buy and Why Oct. 29

All Dallas Center for Photography classes and workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

What to Buy and Why
Tuesday, October 29: 6-9pm

There is more camera equipment for sale now than there ever has been before. The explosion of choices is a boon to those who know what they’re …

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New Class – EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA with Lynne Buchanan

EXPLORING MIXED MEDIA
The Upstairs Gallery is pleased to offer a new class – on selected Sat. mornings in Sept, Oct and Nov. Lynne Buchanan will take her class on an Exploration of Mixed Media – learning new techniques and using a variety of materials.

Lynne’s first class is 9.21.19 – from 10 am – …

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Mixed Media on Paper Workshop Oct. 24 at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Date:
October 24, 2019
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description:
This workshop explores the abundant and creative possibilities of mixed media on paper. Participants will experiment with a variety of art-making techniques, including collage, drawing, image transfer, painting, and sewing. Beginner-friendly and fun, this …

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Street Photography with Harvey Stein Nov. 8 – 10

All Dallas Center for Photography classes and workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Street Photography with Harvey Stein
Friday, November 8 – Sunday, November 10

The street photographer is often considered one of our best resources for defining the mood and culture of a city. In this three-day …

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Cyanotype Printing Workshop Sept. 28 at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Edgar Miller
edgar@edgarmillerimages.com

Date:
September 28, 2019
9:00 am – 11:00 am

Description:
World Cyanotype day is Saturday, September 28, 2019, and photographers and artists worldwide will gather to connect, create, and celebrate the historic photographic process.

If blue is one of your favorite colors, then cyanotype …

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Fall Colors: Intermediate Watercolor 4-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Brenda Ciardiello
bciardiello@gmail.com
www.brendaciardiello.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Tuesdays | October 1 – 22, 2019
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description:
Designed for students with some watercolor painting experience, this intermediate course will focus on exploring more advanced techniques and compositions in watercolor that center around an Autumnal theme.

The course will …

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The Blues – call for art

The Blues

Curated by Lisa Pressman and Kathy Cantwell

Blue is a primary color which lies between violet and green on the spectrum of light. “The Blues” can describe a state of mind. Feeling blue can refer to being melancholic and depressed. Conversely, blue is known to calm the mind and body. The color blue can slow …

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Costa Rica to Lubbock –Drawings by Tom Spleth opens Oct. 2 in Irving

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Costa Rica to Lubbock–Drawings by Tom Spleth, a solo exhibition of recent work by nationally renowned North Carolina based artist Tom Spleth. This exhibition will be the first solo show by the artist in Texas and includes digital drawings, printed drawings on t-shirts, …

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Visual Arts of Prosper Meeting Sept. 19: John DeFrance art demo

The Visual Arts of Prosper monthly meeting will be held Thursday, September 19, from 6:00 to 8:30pm. Please plan on attending.

The meeting will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on Coit Road at Prosper Trails in Prosper. Enter through the north side door.

John DeFrance will be our …

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Bouchercon 2019 Brings Denim, Diamonds and Death to Dallas

Bouchercon, the World Mystery Convention, is coming to Dallas October 31 through November 3, for its 50thanniversary. This year’s event, being billed as “Denim, Diamonds, and Death”, will once again gather the mystery community, including authors, fans, publishers, reviewers, booksellers, and editors for four days of panels, parties and pure mystery fun.

Named for Anthony …

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Lightroom Evening Series

Dallas Center for Photography is offering a four-class series on the basics of Lightroom. All classes are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Lightroom Evening Series
Oct 15/Oct 17/Oct 23/Oct 24: 6:30pm-9pm

In the series of four classes you will learn how to set up Lightroom, import images and use the …

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Natural Light Portrait Workshop Oct. 13

Dallas Center for Photography is offering a full-day workshop to learn techniques to take portraits in natural lighting. All workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Natural Light Portraits
Sunday, October 13: 8:30am-4:30pm

Photos of the people in our lives are often among our most prized and meaningful possessions. Portrait …

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Murze: Change open call

Change Open Call

Politics/ Social/ Environmental/ Systematic this is an open call for artists and writers exploring and fighting for change in all its forms. 

This open call seeks to encourage artists and writers focusing on alternativism and idealistic positive changes for society. We will be focusing on the topic of  ‘change’ increasingly over …

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Art Idol Show Competition – deadline Oct. 4

ART IDOL CONTEST

Come take part in Artistic Transfer’s one-of-a-kind “Art Idol” competition! You may not have the voice, but you definitely have the look!

Artistic Transfer is changing the fine art standards and how they can help you to expand your market and maximize your profits with new technology, products and methodologies. Located …

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The Peter Max Retrospective 1960-2019

A Retrospective collection, with a significant nod to the City of Dallas: sports, music, the arts and the legacy of the Pop Art genre from the studio of artist legend, Peter Max, will be on exhibition and available for acquisition in a limited engagement presentation by Road Show Company, the industry leader in traveling Fine …

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