Category: Classes / Workshops

Paige Walker Workshop: Acrylic on Styrofoam June 7 – 9

June 7 – 8 9, 2018   9:30am – 4:00pm

$275 ($50 deposit required)

Paige Walker has an M.A. in painting and drawing from Texas Woman’s University, and a B.A. in painting from the University of Texas at Dallas. From 2004 to present, she has been teaching Art Appreciation at Tarrant County College. Her …

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Alla Prima Painting: Process and Technique with Nathan Madrid

Location Fort Worth Community Arts Center
1300 Gendy St
Fort Worth, TX 76107 About The Event

Instructor:

Nathan Madrid

nathanmadrid@gmail.com

www.nathnamadrid.com

Dates:

6/15/18 – 6/17/18

Friday – Sunday

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Description

This workshop will guide students through the fundamentals of painting from life using the alla prima process. Meaning “at …

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Fluid Painting Workshop May 27

Fluid Painting

with Christine Atkins-Smith

Sunday May 27th 2-4pm

@ Blue House Too Gallery/Artspace

This workshop will cover basics of Acrylic fluid painting, materials and technique and demonstrate and teach specific control methods to create a composition using negative space, as well as choosing and testing an effective color palette. $45

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Francys Flanagan Oil Workshops June 2 & 9 in Irving

FRANCYS FLANAGAN

STILL LIFE & PORTRAIT OIL WORKSHOPS

Saturday, June 2 & 9, 2018

$75/day or $150 for both days
(20% discount for IAA members – $60/day or $120 for both days)
Note: $25/day is the nonrefundable deposit portion

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX. Sponsored by the …

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Art Classes, Cobalt Blue Studio, Fort Worth

Art. Studio. Paint. What a genius blend!

Cobalt Blue Art Studio in West Fort Worth offers classes for ages 9 and older.

We are located in an artist’s home studio in the West Point neighborhood, 10 minutes from Downtown FW

Private and group lessons in Drawing and Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Digital Art, and Assistance …

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Introduction to Bookmaking: Simply Folded to The Codex: June 8-10

Location Fort Worth Community Arts Center
1300 Gendy St
Fort Worth, TX 76107 About The Event

Instructor: Deedra Baker

deedra@deedrabaker.com

www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:

6/8/18 – 6/10/18

Friday – Sunday

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Description

Introduction to Bookmaking: Simply Folded to The Codex is an introduction to the application of concepts and techniques for …

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Kids Art Exhibits & Workshops at the Irving Arts Center

Please join us for the Opening Reception of
BRAVEART
May 12 from 2-4PM
Featuring works from Cistercian Preparatory Students 2nd Sunday Family Funday: Masterpieces with Mom! May 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Suite 200, 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062 United States + Google Map

Irving Arts …

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3-Day Workshop: Mastering Illusions in Portraiture

This 3-Day workshop will be like none other. It will address how to master creating the magic of illusions in portrait painting. The premise:

All representational painting is based on illusions.
We observe three dimensional forms.
We convert them to a two dimensional surface.
We create the illusion of three dimensional …

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Dramatic Portraits in Colored Pencil

DRAMATIC PORTRAITS IN COLORED PENCIL WITH JESSE LANE:

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

Jesse will share his signature portraiture style, including special tips for creating nuanced skin tones, compelling eyes and realistic hair.

Take your art to the next level as …

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Watercolor Sketching with Laura J. Lawson May 20

 

Watercolor Sketching With Laura J. Lawson

There is a long tradition of artists using watercolor for rapidly sketching out ideas at first sight. Join Laura at Blue House Too to learn how to create quick impressions of images and develop them into detailed watercolor paintings.

This workshop is open to all experience levels. …

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New Sessions of Drawing Fundamentals and Still-Life Painting at The Craft Guild

New section of drawing fundamentals and introduction to still-life painting starting at the Craft Guild of Dallas on Monday, May 14th. Will be focusing on mark-making, gesture, proportion, shape accuracy, understanding values, constructing geometric solids and long drawing exercises.

Mondays, 1:30 – 4:30, Drawing Fundamentals, $200 (8 weeks)

Mondays, 6-9, Introduction to Still Life, $200 (8 …

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Mixed Media Portrait Workshop with Katherine Baronet May 26

Registration (required) holds your space in the workshop.
Space is limited so workshop fills up fast, only 7 spots left.
https://www.facebook.com/events/1158546930953312/

Saturday, May 26 at 11 AM – 4 PM Continental Gin Building 3309 Elm St, Dallas, Texas 75226

Contact: Katherine at kbaronet@minsdpring.com

In this workshop students will create a self-portrait made …

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Paint Your Pet at Lakehouse Bar and Grill May 23

Melanie M. Brannan is bringing her very popular “Pet Painting” class to the Lake House White Rock Bar and Grill. Join us for a great time painting at White Rock Lake’s favorite neighborhood restaurant. Mel will walk you through of how to create the likeness of your pet on canvas on an 11 x …

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VAL WORKSHOP WITH MAUREEN BROUILLETTE July 21

  A workshop with Maureen Brouillette has been scheduled for Saturday July 21, 2018 at the MCL GRAND classroom #2   Total cost of workshop:  $45.00 per person    Time:  9:30AM – 4:PM   A non-refundable check of $20 will hold your place for the workshop. Please make the check out to VAL and send …

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Shimmering Collage Workshop May 19

What:  Shimmering Collage Workshop
When: Saturday, May 19, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: Slant @ The Center, 13999 Goldmark Dr., Suite 150, Dallas 75240
(Between Midpark & Spring Valley)
Register: http://badmargoart.com/workshops.html

Come experience this 3 hour workshop led by professional artist, Margo Miller, and create a beautiful collage on 11″ x …

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Alla Prima Painting: Process and Technique June 15 – 17 with Nathan Madrid

Instructor:

Nathan Madrid

nathanmadrid@gmail.com

www.nathnamadrid.com

Dates:

6/15/18 – 6/17/18

Friday – Sunday

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Description

This workshop will guide students through the fundamentals of painting from life using the alla prima process. Meaning “at once” in Italian, alla prima is a wet on wet technique in which a painting is begun …

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New Pouring Techniques Workshop May 12 with Teta Smith

Workshop 5/12 10:00-4:00 New Pouring Techniques:

Let your creativity run wild. Loosen up by pouring and get energized by flowing colors. There will be basic and new pouring techniques taught in this workshop.
If you have already done pours, you may have parts of them you like and parts you don’t like. …

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Mother’s Day Painting Party at The Artists Showplace Gallery May 5

Join us on Saturday, May 5 for a fun afternoon painting a ready-to-hang masterpiece to impress family and friends! Instructor Cindy Gray is a full-time professional artist whose whimsical work is featured in collections globally and throughout the U.S.

The cost of the class, which includes all supplies, is $45. For more information or to …

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Rita Kirkman Pastel Workshop May 4 & 6 in Cleburne

The Rita Kirkman Pastel Workshop has a couple of places left.  $255 for nonmembers of the Johnson County Art Guild. Held at the J.N. Long Cultural Arts Complex in Cleburne. To register contact Estelle Stepherson at estepherson@sbcglobal.net or 817-308-3295.

Instructor: Rita Kirman https://ritakirkman.com/page/14193/workshops-and-shows

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O’Keefe Studio Center: Summer Schedule, Summer Classes, Exhibition in May…

   Please check out the 2018 summer schedule at The O’Keefe Studio Center! Summer Sculpture Workshop Sculpting The Figure: The Head Participants will work in clay, from the model, to make a life-size head. Four 3hr sessions with the model, with instruction. Includes clay, armature, and firing of your finished sculpture. June 19th, 2:00 – …

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Portfolio Development Art Class For Teens & Mosaic Workshops at ArtVentures Studio

PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT FOR TEENS
4, 2-hour classes  Tuesdays June 26th, July 3rd, 10th, and Wednesday the 11th. From 3-5 pm
The class is designed for the student interested in art education in high school and college. Student intentions and skill level are discussed and assessed to
tailor instruction to the individual needs.
Some Supplies Included, PRIVATE LESSONS ARE AVAILABLE

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CARTONERÍA Workshop at the Latino Cultural Center

CARTONERÍA WORKSHOP REGISTER TODAY!
We will be starting another adult art class where students will make a monarch butterfly using cartonería techniques.

This 3 week workshop will be held on Saturdays, May 12-26th from 11 am – 2 pm at the Latino Cultural Center.

If you are interested in participating, there is a …

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Painting and Drawing Classes for Adults from Studio Art House

For adults who want to learn figure drawing, painting with acrylic, painting with watercolor, or just learning art essentials. The Art House adult art classes are for adults of any age and any level of ability, from beginner to professional. Students work in small classes, studying a wide range of artists and art movements, as …

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Hands on Public Art Workshop April 21 at the Latino Cultural Center

Join us on April 21st!

Artists’ Hands on Public Art Workshop

8:30am – 4pm

Latino Cultural Center
2600 Live Oak St, Dallas, Texas 75204

Learn to navigate the Public Art Process with ease and success!Who: The North Texas Public Art Administrators are working together to bring training to artists in the region with an …

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Landscape Workshop in Colored Pencil: June 2&3 with Noriko DeWitt

Landscape Workshop in Colored Pencil:

Master the art of creating landscape drawings using colored pencil with an award-winning colored pencil artist, Noriko DeWitt.

In this 2 day workshop you will learn how to:

  • use colors effectively to create dramatic scenes
  • add movement and textures using pencil strokes
  • interpret colors from the reference …

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VALA Events |Member Meeting April 18th | Bob Ross Workshop | Florescence Show

Hello VALA Members!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the VALA GALA!

http://www.valatx.org

Member Meeting Wednesday April 18th Bob Ross Style Workshop on April 20th Florescence Closing Reception on May 11th

This month we are having VALA member Stephani Childs teach us Mandala Dot Art! All materials provided!! Join us for our …

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Art Adventure Abroad to Denmark and Germany with Darla Bostick

Enjoy an Art Adventure Abroad to Denmark and Germany with Darla Bostick

Come with Darla to explore Denmark and Germany this summer (26 June-8 July). Our adventure begins in Copenhagen where we are staying at a  6-bedroom home as we sketch, photograph and paint. We will visit museums, picnic in parks and cruise through …

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Betty Carr Workshop at Shanley House Gallery | May 21-24

BETTY CARR WORKSHOP
Oil | Watercolor | Acrylic
May 21 – 24, 2018
$395 nonmembers ($375 LGAA members)

National artist Betty Carr, bettycarrfineart.com is coming to Granbury for a four-day oil | watercolor | acrylic workshop May 21 – 24, 2018 at the Shanley House Gallery. Betty is the author of instructional book …

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Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party May 6

Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party

Looking for a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift? Join local artist, Rachel Milliken, as she guides you through designing and painting your own, unique concrete planter. Wrap up your unique creation for Mom or give her the gift of a fun experience when you sign up together. You’ll start …

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The Artist’s Way Workshops

Workshop Saturday, April 21st $35 In this introductory workshop based on Julia Cameron’s groundbreaking book The Artist’s Way, we will explore tools to help unblock your creative energy and overcome limiting beliefs. Open to anyone who wants to nurture and unleash their creativity! Register at https://www.elementalyogatherapy.com Location: 714 W. Magnolia in Fort Worth

12-WEEK COURSE on …

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Making of Festivity Masks – THIS Saturday 4/14 plus FREE Art Talk with Felipe Huerta

Workshop: Making of Festivity Masks

  • Date: April 14, 2018
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Price: $45
  • Event Type: Arts & Crafts Workshop

Let your creativity unleash at Mercado369’s “Making of” Workshop series, where internationally renowned artisan Felipe Horta will guide you through painting a wood mask to its own …

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Escape to France Painting Retreat!

Join award winning artist, Chris Brandley, for 10 glorious days of painting, exploring, and immersing yourself into the beautiful French Countryside of the Dordogne Valley. Chris will show you how to use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, bold color, loose brush strokes and beautiful lighting into your paintings. She will …

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Free Basic Classes on Recycled Bottle Flowers (Irving)

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 to a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well …

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April 21st Copic Cherry Blossoms Class with Laura Griffin in Irving

Registration is now open for the April 21st Copic Club class (to be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Jaycee Arts Center, 1975 Puritan in Irving, TX). Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

I absolutely love this time of year when the trees begin to burst into flowers and the world turns …

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Hot Wax Cool Art Workshop April 14 with Junanne Peck – update Cancelled

Hot Wax Cool Art

Introduction to Encaustics and Encaustic Monotypes

Saturday April14, 2018 10-4pm with lunch break

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts

1975 Puritan Dr., Irving, TX75061

Fee: $80.00  + $10.00 supply fee

Limited to 6 participants

Call: 214-336-8526 email: junannepeck@mac.com  to register

This introductory workshop in encaustic painting will teach …

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