Category: Classes / Workshops

Renaissance Fantasy Painting and Mask Making: Art Lollapalooza Friday Classes

Experience Renaissance-style creativity: Draw, design, paint, Renaissance-style fantasy pictures on black canvases and design a complimentary masquerade mask for fun and the IAA Masquerade Ball on February 28.

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: FRIDAY evenings, Jan. 10, 17, 24 & 31 – 7 PM-10 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. …

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Contour Drawing Discovery 1 with Frank Stangle: Thursday classes in January

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Frank Stangle
Email: Kickrocksstudio@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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Oils & More with Sarah Murphy: Thursday classes in January

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Sarah Murphy
Email: murphy.sarah430@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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Decorating Cards / Tarjetas Decoratas Dec. 11 & 18

Decorating Cards.  Wed., Dec. 11 & 18 REGISTER
(Leticia Garcia) BILINGUAL!

Tarjetas Decoratas Wed., Dec. 11 & 18 REGISTRO
(Lupita Padilla)

Patrocinado por Asociación de Arte de Irving / sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. irvingart.org

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Let’s Paint Tuscany! (Right here in Texas) April 2-4, 2020

Let’s Paint Tuscany! (*3 day TEXAS workshop*). I’ve just returned from teaching in Italy, and would like to invite you to join me in painting Tuscany from my photos. Learn to paint more loosely with clean, vivid color. All levels welcome! Don’t miss the Early Bird Special for a limited time! Seats fill quickly, don’t …

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VAL Lewisville offers free Charcoal Drawing workshop on Dec. 14 by Patty Rodgers

SONY DSC Visual Art League of Lewisville Offers Free Adult Art Workshop by Patty Rodgers

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will again offer a free workshop that is open to the public. You will need to register on Eventbrite.

Patty Rodgers will be teaching a workshop on charcoal drawing. The date is December 14th, …

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Irving Arts Center’s A Holiday of Masterpieces

For the past 27 years, Irving Arts Center has celebrated the holidays with free family fun, highlighted by the annual Christmas Tree Decoration Competition and the Holiday Open House celebration, which this year embraces the theme: “A Holiday of Masterpieces.”

The free holiday open house event on Friday, December 6th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM …

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Encaustic Monotype Painting with Elizabeth Schowachert, using her Handmade Silicone Tools

The Art of Tools with Elizabeth Schowachert

Friday, January 24th, Saturday, January 25th and Sunday, January 26th, 2020 -10am to 4pm each day

The workshop is $575 and includes MANY supplies

In this workshop Elizabeth will share her approach to image creation and print making (Encaustic monotype) on a HOTbox. …

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Contemporary Collage Workshop with Katherine Baronet Feb. 1

Saturday, February 1, 2020 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Students will complete a piece of art worthy of framing.

Place: TAG Gallery 2819 R. D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX
Price: $130.00 – members and $145.00 – non-members

​Register at https://www.trinityartsguild.net/katherine-baronet

Supply list provided.

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Resin Art Workshop Dec. 1 at Millhouse ArtBlock

RESIN ART WORKSHOP By Christine Smith-Atkins

https://www.valatx.org/tickets/resinws-artblock

In this workshop you will learn to combine pigments with Resin and pour onto a 16” x 16” Gesso panel board to create a beautiful compelling piece of abstract art! You can use acrylic paint to paint your board first to create an interesting base painting for added …

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Shirley Nichols: Color Concepts classes

Open enrollment for my 2020 Color Concepts Course in Watercolor is now open. This course is a series of six (6) skill-building classes covering contrast by hue, saturation, transparency, value, color temperature, and simultaneous contrast and is aimed at helping you develop your own style through color balance.

Contact: Shirley Nichols @ 817-247-9091 or …

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Ghost Ranch Workshops in June & October

Georgia O’Keeffe believed if she painted it enough, it would be hers. Come see why Ghost Ranch has inspired so many artists, writers and visitors.

Darla Bostick is leading a small group of artists (with friends/spouses) to share a creative experience unlike other workshops. In June the group has something new each day–printmaking, textiles, photography and …

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Problem Solving in Painting-Focus on Portraiture

2 SPOTS AVAILABLE!! “Problem Solving Class with a focus on Portraits” for November and December is every Tuesday, 10am-1pm at E. Melinda Morrison’s studio in Fort Worth just south of downtown.   This class runs through December 17th.

We will learn how planes of the head affect both value and temperature to turn form, …

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Encaustic Center – 10-year Anniversary and Upcoming Workshops

The Encaustic Center’s 10 year anniversary featured in IEA Magazine! AND links to many 2020 and 2021 guest artist workshops below!

In the article, I highlight many amazing guest artists who have been here to give workshops in their area of expertise. The feature starts on page 35 and I give a bit of background …

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Art Painting Party Nov. 21 at the Creative Arts Center in Bonham

The Creative Art Center’s monthly Art on the Town Painting Party will be Thursday, November 21 from 6:30-8:30 PM and features a Christmas-theme painting project called Christmas Lambs. The whimsical theme is an original by Di Hopkins who will teach the class. As is customary, all art supplies are included in the $35 price, and …

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Clases del Arte (classes in Spanish in Irving — bilingual too)

Patrocinado por Asociación de Arte de Irving / sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. irvingart.org

Se require un costo de $10.00 dls para registrarse.Si todabia no ha pagado por Pay Pal, por favor envie un cheque por $10.00 dls a nombre de Irving …

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FBCAA Meeting Nov. 19: Maribeth Jagger demo & min-workshop on alcohol inks

Regular meetings of the Farmers Branch-Carrollton Art Association (FBCAA) are held on the 3rd Tuesday morning of the month August through May (except Dec.) Guests are welcome – demos are free; mini-workshops are $10. Location: Craft Room of Farmers Branch Senior Center, Valwood & Dennis Lane, Farmers Branch.
GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Meeting schedule:
9:30 …

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Navigating Nonprofit Life Cycles Dec. 11: Texas Commission on the Arts Professional Development Webinar Series

Katherine Wagner

TCA’s next live webinar, Navigating Nonprofit Life Cycles, will be offered at 2 PM Central on December 11. While every day might seem like business-as-usual, a higher-view perspective can be beneficial for nonprofit leaders who are looking ahead. Just as individuals have life stages, so do organizations. While these are not always …

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Texas Art and Soul: Setup for Giving Paint Parties

Heidi at Texas Art & Soul is our local expert on giving paint parties.

Heidi: Here’s a super easy Paint Party set up for an event I gave a few weeks ago!   I make sure to bring the supplies that each painter will need for the event as well as a ton of …

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Portrait Drawing Nov. 6 with Michael Gillespie

Portrait Drawing – a One Day Workshop

Art on the Square Gallery, Waxahachie

Michael Gillespie Instructor

Wednesday, November 6,  9 am to 4 pm

Cost: $75

To Register: https://elliscountyart.net/event-3600614

A hands-on workshop and study of the basics of portrait drawing. 

Students will learn about comparative measurement, the basic structure and proportions of an average head, …

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MADDREY: November Art Law Sessions & Art Reception

November 4th In this webinar session, you will receive up to date info on copyright basics, registration tips, how to use the new spreadsheet and group applications required by the Copyright Office, and much more. This nuts-and-bolts webinar will get you up to speed on what, where, when, and how to register your copyrights. https://www.asmp.org/event/asmp-legal-clinic-what-photographers-need-to-know-about-copyright/

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Italy Art Adventure May 2020 with Darla Bostick

YOU ARE INVITED TO DARLA’S ART ADVENTURE ABROAD

                                                       ITALY, 9-19 MAY 2020

Each year a group accompanies me for my Art Adventure Abroad to a new destination–past trips …

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Cecy Turner: Oil Workshop: Snow Scenes Dec. 10 & 11

December 10-11, 2019 – Intermediate Oil Painting Workshop: Snow Scenes

Sponsored by Wylie Art Gallery, 201 N. Ballard Ave., Wylie, Texas (Note slight date change from previous announcement) Two-day workshop $195.

Phone or text: Cheryl Mabry, Gallery Director: 972-922-8425or email: sales@wyliefineart.com

Cecy Turner has been asked by Art of the West Magazine

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Classes & Workshops at Artisan’s Studio-Gallery

972-488-8182 www.artisansstudio.com

https://www.facebook.com/Artisans-Studio-Gallery-382162461815597/

Classes

https://sites.google.com/site/artisansstudiogallerysite/art-classes

PAT KOCHAN SWS, TVAA, TWS,ISAP,WFWS,WHS

patkart@aol.com 972) 241-6504

Finding Your Own Style All Levels Watercolor/Acrylic/Gouache/Monoprints

All Classes: 10:00 – 3:00 $50/Day selected Mondays

BEV BOREN SWS, OPS

beverlypaints@gmail.com 214-460-1879

Loosen-Up with Watercolor Ali levels $50/day Wednesday Classes 10:00 – 3:00

Oil Classes Last Thursday of Month $50/day

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CREATE LUMINOUS HIGH CONTRAST ABSTRACT PAINTINGS with Jo Moncrief

Jo Moncrief Art Workshop

March 4-7, 2020 at Artisan’s, 2825 Valley View Ln # 301, Farmers Branch, TX 75234

Create Luminous, High Contrast Abstract Paintings Workshop.

$399.00 for 4 day workshop.  $50.00 non refundable fee holds a seat

https://www.jomoncrief.com/show-schedule—workshop.html

214 232 2914 for more information

Jo demonstrates twice daily on canvas or yupo. You …

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Steve Ko – Portrait drawing workshop Nov. 10

Get to the bare bones of your portrait.

November 10th, 9am-4pm

Trinity Arts Guild, Bedford TX

Improve the drawing to improve the final product. Steve will breakdown the elements of drawing the face and head. This is a one day workshop with a live model. Have a great time learning from Steve.

$115.00 for members and …

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November Workshops at Oil & Cotton

Exploring Hand-Stitching + Sashiko
Saturday, Nov 2, 2-6pm
Instructor: Aaron Sanders Head Participants learn the basics behind hand-stitching, as well as the stitches and patterns of Sashiko stitching. Participants will learn the meditative and mindful properties of hand-stitching, and learn to read Sashiko patterns. Learn more here! Hand Piecing a Naturally Dyed Quilt
Sunday, November 3, 10-4pm

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SiNaCa Glass Fall Events & Workshops

SiNaCa Studios School of Glass and Gallery is dedicated to providing North Texas an opportunity to experience the rich tradition of glass as a creative medium through education and studio involvement. Founded by several local glass artists, this new facility is available to everyone. From the beginning student to the professional, who wishes to learn …

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Mokuhanga Workshop with Kazuko Goto at Paper Arts

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!
Immerse yourself in the tradition of the Japanese woodcut during this four-week introduction to concepts and techniques of Mokuhanga. Participants will receive instruction in carving, color registration, inking, and hand printing techniques and learn about traditional tools and materials. Produce Black and white and multiple-color prints in edition. Classical and experimental techniques …

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Fall II Classes at the Craft Guild

Fall II Starts November 3, 2019 The last day of Fall I will be October 26th. There will be a break week October 27 – November 2 and then Fall II will start on November 3, 2019 and run through December 21, 2019. Enrollment is open now. Sign Up Now

The Craft Guild of …

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October Programs at the Cedars Union

The Cedars Union | 1219 S. Ervay Street, Dallas, Texas 75215 | The Cedars Union is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization. https://www.cedarsunion.org/

OCTOBER PROGRAMS Sat. October 5: Day Pass
10AM-3PM @ The Cedars Union
$25 for Public
Day Pass allows artists to use The Cedars Union as their studio space for the day. We’ll have …

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TPSG Tile Making Workshop Nov. 16 with Rachel Bates

The Texas Pottery & Sculpture Guild is pleased to offer a Tile Making workshop with instructor Rachel Bates. REGISTER What you will learn from this workshop
  In this hands on, one-day workshop participants will learn how to make tiles, stamps, and tile boxes. Rachel will also cover the traditional art of majolica painting on …

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Arts Counsel Texas presents Creative Lunch + Learn :: Copyright (Part 2) Nov. 13

Creative Lunch + Learn :: Copyright (Part 2) :: Fair Use, Infringements, and Remedies

11/13/2019 12:00 pm

Following up on the foundation of our October session, we will be tackling one of the most popular sessions of the year when we take a look at fair use; what does it mean, when does …

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Irving Art Association call for instructors

IAA has created a new art program called IAA Lollapalooza Art Nights. We are looking for creative art instructors and crafters in all art mediums to teach four classes a month on Friday Nights from 7-9 pm at IAA Galleries, Irving TX. This is a paid position. IAA Lollapalooza Art Program begins in 2020.

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Study with portrait artist Phil Boatwright

Award winning artist Phil Boatwright is teaching a small class on Monday nights at his home studio in the Creek Crossing area of Mesquite. The class is limited to 5 students. All levels from beginners to advanced are welcome. Instruction will be tailored to the individual students needs and goals. If you want to draw …

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