Category: Classes / Workshops

One River School: The Summer Guide to Drawing & Painting Realistically

Camps that instruct students how to draw and paint realistically from nature, the figure and beyond. Buy 3 Camps and SAVE $100 –Use Coupon Code COOLCAMPS View Full Online Schedule View Full In-Studio Schedule Learn to Draw Realistically: Wildlife
Grades 3-5 Students learn foundational drawing skills across shading, value scales, perspective and proportion while working on …

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Rusty Jones Plein Air Painting Online Course

Mesquite artist Rusty Jones is offering an online landscape painting workshop, In Celebration of Nature — a self-paced online plein air and studio painting workshop. Three video lessons each month, private Facebook community, critiques, competitions, guest artists and more.

For more about the artist, see his website http://rustyjonesart.com

Contact him at ustyjonesart@tx.rr.com

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July Workshops at the Encaustic Center

July at The Encaustic Center including Working with Textiles, Beginner workshops and Workday time! Hi friends, I hope you are well!! Safety precautions at The Encaustic Center: during the time of the pandemic: The below workday / workshops are limited to 5 people and require mask wearing. There will be hand sanitizer and the surfaces …

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Craft Guild news, classes & workshops for summer

Our Studios are Filled With Creativity Again!
Craft Guild | 3410 Midcourt Rd, Suite 115, Carrollton, TX 75006

Summer II 2020 July 12 – Aug 22 Class Schedule
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June was wonderfully busy! We saw the return of Adult Classes and the start of Young Artists Summer Camps. Former and current …

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Cecy Turner Workshops – now online and on demand

Those Fleeting Moments oil workshop

Cecy Turner

ON DEMAND WORKSHOPS

Cecy Turner’s first online workshop, “Those Fleeting Moments” (painting a sunset in oil) is available for sign up NOW.

Upon registration you will receive an assignment, photo reference, supply list for the assignment painting, a link to Part I, plus information about the critiques …

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Join Us for TCA’s Free Professional Development Webinar: Creative Borrowing Solutions July 8

Free Professional Development Webinar SeriesPlease join us for a webinar on:Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT Register now!  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6960227870158022415  

  Creative Borrowing Solutions
The pandemic that is raging across America has had a profound impact on arts organizations in Texas. The urgency of these times calls for different solutions to the financial problems …

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Claffey Workshop: Monotypes at the Encaustic Center July 26

Debra Claffey’s 3 Hour Zoom – In – Person Hybrid: Tabletop Monotypes with Oil Paint and R&F Blending Medium at The Encaustic Center!

Hi friends! Please join me for this wonderful in-person group workshop at The Encaustic Center and Bonny Studio designed just for us by Debra Claffey who will be Zooming in!

Printing without …

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Irving Arts Center: Galleries Re-Opening Update – Delayed

UPDATE

In the interest of safety for visitors and staff, the decision has been made to delay the opening of Irving Arts Center’s galleries, which had previously been scheduled to open to the public July 1.

While a revised opening date has not been set, Irving Arts Center will continue to offer virtual …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Creating in Color II

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
August 10 – 14, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
5–8

Description:
Color is one of the seven basic building blocks of art along with Line, Form, Shape, Value, Space, and Texture. During Creating in Color, students will learn color theory, evaluate the use of color in fine art, and create …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Exploring Abstraction

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
August 3 – 7, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
9–12

Description:
Exploring abstraction comes easily to young artists. Children naturally create freely and abstractly! This summer camp provides an inspiration space for students to flourish through experimentation and creative expression.

Exploring …

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Virtual Summer Camp: The Future is Female II

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
August 3 – 7, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Inspired by the many amazing female artists from the past and present who have greatly impacted art and culture, The Future is Female will utilize a variety of media to explore the foundations of art and design.

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Frida Kahlo and Texture Painting – July free classes

Frida Kahlo and texture painting with Leticia Garcia
Wed. in July 8th & 22nd : 7pm to 9pm. BILINGUAL!

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Basic painting class inspired by the work of Frida Kahlo. We will work our creativity doing different textures with …

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Pinturas Manualidad Julio 8 & 22

Clases de arte en Espanol – Lupita Padilla

Wed., July 8 & 22 | El Miércoles, Julio 8 & 22
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Irving Art Association

Pintura Decorada con botones y pintura tematica del dia y la noche con pintura acrilica.
Painting Decorated with buttons and theme painting of …

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Art Lollapalooza in July: Art Relaxation/Mindfulness Workshops

Friday, July 10th & 24th

7-9pm Fridays at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association (IAA).

Tough week? – IAA’s Art Relaxation/Mindfulness workshops will relax your mind with mindfulness quietness.

Afterwards, discover your creativity with painting, drawing, collage, and journaling.

REGISTER (age: 17+ only) …

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Jewelry Making with Sarah Murphy: Free Classes in July

Dates: Thursday evenings, July 9th & 23rd – 7 PM – 9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Bring your prettiest beads to this class and learn the wrapped wire loop method which turns a bead, or several beads, into a lovely charm, earring, …

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(Un)Common Collage 4-Week Virtual Class

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
4-Week Class
Wednesdays | July 1 – 22, 2020
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Google Meet

Age:
Adult (18+)

Level:
Beginner to Advanced

Description:
A pencil, some scissors, glue, an image, and boxed cereal are left in a room.

What comes out of it?

ART!

In this 4-week class, we’ll explore how we can make …

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Michael Holter: Another “High Noon” Online Watercolor Workshop on June 27

Online Mini-Workshop Saturday June 27 Noon CST CLIFF NOTES: This 3 -hour webinar is an online mini-workshop session that is just like one of my live workshops. I will demonstrate process, materials and painting techniques that can be used for any painting. And if you choose, you can paint along, 

(Note: Elements in the …

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Evolve Programme: Learn how to Sell Art Online

Evolve Programme: Free* online workshops to learn how to sell art and gain online followers… Would you like to build a profitable arts business, but unsure of where to start? Whether you are at the start of your art career or a seasoned professional,  NOW is the time to grow your arts business. Join the …

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Virtual Summer Camp: The Art of Bookmaking

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
June 29 – July 3, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
The Art of Bookmaking will introduce students to basic concepts and techniques for making handmade books. We will learn about measuring, cutting, folding, and tearing paper, as well as dissecting holes to create folded and sewn bindings with …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Art with Text & Image

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
July 20 – 24, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Art with Text & Image explores language as a powerful tool in art to express emotions and ideas. This summer camp utilizes a variety of media to experiment with words and visuals in one-of-a-kind works of art.

While learning …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Weaving 101

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 20 – 24, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
13–17

Description:
This summer camp is full of fibers, fun, and creativity! Students will learn how to weave on a loom, as well as how to create their own cardboard loom for the future. This summer camp is perfect for beginners …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Fairytale Adventures

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 13 – 17, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
Let your imagination run wild and create your dream fairytale castle, characters, and story in this Fairytale Adventures Summer Camp! Students will get crafty and creative as they learn how to …

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Virtual Summer Camp: The Future is Female I

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
July 13 – 17, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Inspired by the many amazing female artists from the past and present who have greatly impacted art and culture, The Future is Female will utilize a variety of media to explore the foundations of art and design.

In this …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Paper Sculpture

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Angela Lendzioszek
angelalendz@gmail.com
www.angelalendz.com

Dates:
MWF
July 6 – 10, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
Diving into the three dimensional! Starting with a background lesson on sculpture and design, students in this camp will use unconventional materials to create a variety of sculptures.

In this summer camp, students will create whimsical, dynamic masterpieces while …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Art Experimenters!

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 6 – 10, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
5–8

Description:
Calling all art experimenters! This camp invites the inner scientist to explore color and pattern through the use of everyday materials. Students will learn how water, Styrofoam, coffee filters, sponges, shaving cream, and more can be used to create …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Designing Like the Masters

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Katie Murray
katiepaintbrush@gmail.com
www.katiepaintbrush.com

Dates:
MWF
June 29 – July 3, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
We all know the importance of a good foundation—so why not learn from the best! Students will explore the basic principles of design like balance, movement, and repetition by …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Passionate Printmakers!

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
June 22 – 26, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
13–17

Description:
In this summer camp, students will learn about the art of printmaking while they create linocuts! Students will carefully use carving tools to create a printing block/stamp from easy to carve linoleum blocks. They will get to experiment with …

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BCA’s Leadership Arts Applications deadline July 31st

Apply to the Leadership Arts Institute by July 31st, 2020! Apply here Why should you participate? Strengthen your expertise as a leader Learn best practices in nonprofit board leadership and utilize them to serve your community Meet prominent business leaders who advocate for North Texas as a creative community Gain access to resources that …

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Virtual Summer Camp: Creating in Color I

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

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

Dates:
MWF
June 22 – 26, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Color is one of the seven basic building blocks of art along with Line, Form, Shape, Value, Space, and Texture. During Creating in Color, students will learn color theory, evaluate …

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Artes Academy Summer Camp

REGISTRATION DATES: *ONGOING: first come first served (limited space due to COVID-19 procedures, 30 students max)*students will be waitlisted and notified should we hit max occupancy

MANDATORY PARENT ORIENTATION: Ongoing | Summer Camp I *Via In Person or ZOOM Meeting June 30th & July 1st: 6:00pm – 7:00pm | Summer Camp II *in-person or …

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Vetro Glassblowing – Father’s Day Help Creates – Hot Glass, Cold Brew!

Molten Glass + Cold Brews = Happy Dudes! Father’s Day Extreme Help Creates are back! Hot Glass & Cold Brew! Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery
701 South Main St. Ste. 103 ° Grapevine TX 76051 ° 817-251-1668
Explore Vetro’s Website Come play with fire as you Help Create your own Beer Glass …

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VAGFwebinar June 15: How to work with galleries and online platforms

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday, June 15 from 7-9 pm
Meeting location:
Register here https://app.livestorm.co/maddrey-pllc/how-to-work-with-galleries-and-online-platforms

Topic: How to work with galleries and online platforms
Speaker

Thomas Maddrey is the founding partner and lead attorney for Maddrey PLLC. Prior to attending law school at the SMU Dedman School of Law, Thomas was a commercial photographer, entrepreneur, and …

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Virtual summer camps: make ROOM for ART this Summer!

make ROOM for ART this Summer

In line with Art Room’s vision to transform our visual arts community by making room for art, Art Room Virtual Summer Camp sessions provide an inspiring space for a community of young artists to create, explore, and imagine

Summer camps include several visual arts processes such as collage, …

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VAST Summer Class: Watercolor Landscape and Portrait with Stephen Zhang

VAST is sponsoring the summer class Watercolor Landscape and Portrait, taught by Artist Stephen Zhang.   Dates of Class: June 24, July 8, July 22, August 5 Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Place: via Zoom Fee: VAST Members $180, Non-Members $180 plus cost of membership $35+ (https://vastarts.org/membership/join/) Limit: 12   To Register: Sign up …

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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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