Category: Classes / Workshops

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.

 

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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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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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ACRYLICS A-Z Workshop with GOLDEN Paints Jan. 19 & 20

Have you ever gone to your local art store and looked at all the GOLDEN products and wondered what some of it does, how you can use it or how could some of these products push your artwork further? The Acrylic A-Z workshop is a more in-depth look into working with the variety of paints, …

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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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Holiday Break Art Camps at Elm Street Studio

December 20 & 21
1:00 to 4:00 pm
Ages 7 and up
$100

STAR WARS

January 2-4
10:00 am to Noon
Ages 6 and up
$80

Please visit our site for more details!

Elm Street Studio, 139 S. Elm Street, Keller, TX 76248

 

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Grant Deadlines, Strategic Planning & Grant Writing Webinars, TCA’s Next Budget, and More!

Note: items selected from TCA’s December 2018 newsletter — subscribe for yourself at http://www.arts.texas.gov/about-us/tca-newsletter/

Texas Commission on the Arts
http://www.arts.texas.gov

Upcoming TCA Application Deadlines: TCA has several upcoming application deadlines. As always, the TCA staff is happy to discuss your goals and eligibility to determine which programs are right for you. You may …

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FBCAA Demo/Workshop in Soft Pastel with Lucille Carter on Jan. 15th plus 1 Day Workshop Jan. 16th

REGULAR MEETINGS of the Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month August – May EXCEPT DECEMBER! Meeting schedule: 9:00 -9:30 Social Time; 9:30-10:30 Meeting 10:30-12:00; Demo 1:00 – 3:00 Mini-Workshop. GUESTS are welcome! The demonstrations are free, but the optional mini-workshops are $10.

Location: Craft Room of …

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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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December Craft Workshops at Flea Style

Flea Style December Workshops! 
Flea Style
3009 Commerce Street

Sunday, December 9, 2018 and Thursday December 13, 2018
2:00pm-4:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm

Check out two December workshops coming up at Flea Style!

Pressed Flower Workshop with Pressed Flower Crafts
Sunday, December 9

Learn how to turn fresh flower petals into beautiful …

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Vetro Glassblowing Help Create – Ornament

‘Tis the season for fun and FLAMES…
Extreme Onament  Help Create!

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Traditional Ornament Help Create!

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Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Fine Art Gallery

701 South Main St. Ste. 103  °  Grapevine TX 76051  °  817-251-1668

Explore Vetro’s Website: http://www.vetroartglass.com/

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Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes – new classes!

The Irving Art Association offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners of a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well as …

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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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Travel Photography Class Jan. 26

By popular request this class has been expanded to 4 hours! In this class we’ll cover a wide spectrum of questions, issues and photographic techniques that apply to traveling and shooting.

Beyond being able to share your experiences with friends and family, travel photography gives you the ability to record your unique view of the …

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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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Beginner Photoshop Classes staring Feb. 11, 2019

Photoshop is now a verb and a mandatory skill for any photographer who wants total control of the creative and editing process. This powerful software is the recognized professional standard in raster graphics editing that incorporates the tools and structure to create, enhance, salvage and export your images.

Each series consists of four classes. The …

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Steve Miller: 2-Day Oil Landscape Painting Workshop Jan. 11 & 12, 2019

January 11 & 12, 2019 (Friday & Saturday) 9am – 4pm

Cost: $120 (includes $25 nonrefundable deposit)

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

REGISTER NOW – Payable through PalPal or by check

This 2-Day Workshop will focus on three foundations of oil …

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Irving Arts Center Annual Holiday Open House & Free Crafts for Kids

Irving Arts Center Celebrates a Lone Star Christmas

Annual Holiday Open House and Performance Dec. 7

Irving Arts Center shines with the sights and sounds of a Lone Star Christmas. At this annual extravaganza, attendees are treated to stilt walkers, jugglers, Sculpture Garden train rides, cookies, refreshments, FREE holiday crafts for kids, and performances featuring the …

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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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Free Basic Classes on Art Journaling

The Irving Art Association offers FREE basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium. Each class is a series of four held on Thursday nights 7-9pm for a month.

The FREE classes on Art Journaling will be taught by Jackie Byers on February 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2019 …

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Introduction to Wet Plate Photography Jan. 27 & 27

In the beginning, before digital and before film, there was wet plate. It was a challenging process that merged optics and chemistry into the new art form of photography. The wet plate process is being re-discovered by visual artists at all levels of accomplishment as a way to reconnect with photography at the elemental level, …

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Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes

The Irving Art Association offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners of a particular art medium.

Registration is now open for the …

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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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Photographing 2D Artwork Workshop Feb. 10

If you’re an artist you know how important it is to get excellent, accurate photos of your finished pieces before they leave your studio. At the least, you want a record of your work and a way to include sold pieces in your portfolio. Or maybe you’d like to print cards or reproductions of some …

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Michael Mentler: Faces & Features Workshop Dec. 3-6

FACES & FEATURES WORKSHOP
4 DAY DEMO INTENSIVE CRASH COURSE
lnstructor: Michael Mentler Where: Society of Figurative Arts
Address: 3306 Wiley Post
City: Carrollton TX. 75006
When: Dec. 3rd-6th 2018
Time: 9:30-5:00
Cost: $400 plus $50 model fee
Try the first day For $125 then sign …

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Urban Sketchers Group meets Nov. 17 in Grapevine

The USk-DFW sketch crawl is this Saturday, Nov. 17th in Grapevine. Meet in front of the Visitors’ Center at 1:30. Free parking is behind the Visitor Center building. Address: Grapevine Visitor Information Center, 636 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051 https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/listing/grapevine-visitor-information-center/122/

Grapevine is loaded with great sketch opportunities: the old train station, the Farmers’ …

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Michael Holter – Watercolor Workshops & a new DVD

Announcing
A New Workshop in Plano TX Dec. 4-6
Watercolor Fun-da-mentals

This workshop is about watercolor fundamentals.
How to paint skies
How to paint trees
How to paint textures
How to paint wet into wet
How to paint dry brush
How to use calligraphy in your …

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Jane Jones 2019 Critique Sessions and Watermedia Workshops & Classes

2019  CLASSES
Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 4  $50 per weekly session
9:30 – 1:30 Mondays at Sharon Serrago’s Studio in Garland, TX
New Discoveries through Color and Design for all levels and all mediums

2019  WORKSHOP
April 29-30, May 1-2 Abstracting Nature …

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Oil Painting Alla Prima Style; North Richland Hills, Tx

Dates & Price

2/15/2019 – 2/16/2019
$295.00

Location

NRH Center
6000 Hawk Ave
North Richland Hills, Texas 76180

Join me for 2 exciting days of oil painting at the beautiful NRH Center!  Our time together will include a step by step demonstration, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to …

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Print Jam at the Kimbell Nov. 11

Sunday, November 11, 2018 –

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Kimbell Art Museum 3333 Camp Bowie Boulevard Fort Worth, Texas 76107-2792

 

A FREE, community-wide celebration of printmaking materials and processes featuring:

  • Guest artist presentations and demonstrations
  • Opportunities for local printmakers to showcase their work (see deadline below)
  • Hands-on activities for all ages
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Karen Foster Experimental Art – Mark Making Nov. 11 at Upstairs Gallery

SEAD (Sunday Experimental Art Day) Sunday – Nov 11, 2018 This class scheduled for the second Sunday because of the holidays. 12 NOON – 5 ish Fee: $50. + $10. supply fee DATE: The SEAD class this month will be on Sunday, Nov 11. PROJECT: MARK MAKING AGES: 16 and up Let Karen show …

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Portrait group meeting Nov. 27

A portrait painting/drawing group will meet Tuesday afternoon, November 27, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, at C.  C. Young Retirement Center in Dallas. Live model. Open to all artists and media, the cost will be $10 for the 3 hour session. For more information or RSVP, contact Michael Gillespie at 214/435-0906, or mg.artist@hotmail.com.

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