Category: Classes / Workshops

Paint the Town: Texas Sunflowers class

PAINT THE TOWN
July 27, 2019
2-4 p
Audelia Public Library, 10045 Audelia Rd, Dallas, TX 75238 Paint  “Texas Sunflowers” in this free paint-along workshop with professional artist, VET. You will receive all the supplies you need, along with step-by-step instructions. Create a “ready to hang” piece of artwork. No previous skill required.  It’s FUN and it’s FREE.  Only a few slots open, …

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Emily LaCour’s Fall & Spring Painting Classes at O’Keefe Studio

Artist, Emily LaCour, will be teaching regular painting classes starting this fall! Email us to reserve your spot in any of these painting classes!

In Emily’s classes, participants will learn the following:
* basic to advanced painting materials and techniques
* identifying colors in nature and mixing those colors on the palette
* how to find …

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Encaustics Workshop August 10 with Junanne Peck – cancelled

Hot Wax Cool Art with Encaustics
Saturday, August 10, 2019
10 am – 4 pm with lunch break
Fee $75 Supply fee included

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

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

This introductory one-day workshop in encaustic painting will …

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Pumpkin Help Create Event

Pumpkin Help Create

MUST REGISTER ONLINE

We’re firing up our furnace for the Fall Season!

Join Vetro in celebrating this Fall Season with Fire, Flames, and Pumpkins! Bring the whole family to our Help Create Pumpkin Event, an interactive experience fun for kids and adults of all ages! We will also have a variety of …

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Creative Lunch + Learn: Taxes and Accounting for Artists August 14

For this critically important topic, Michael and Tom will be bringing in a heavy-hitter tax preparer and consultant to many artists to help explain the ins-and-outs of what artists and creatives need to know about taxes.

Creative Lunch + Learns are held at The Cedars Union, 1219 S Ervay St, Dallas, TX 75215, from 12:00 …

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Stemless Wine Glass Help Create Event

This September drink in style come as you visit Grapevine, the home of six fine art galleries, wine tasting rooms, and the world-wide known Festival, GrapeFest! Don’t forget here at Vetro we are offering a Stemless Wine Glass Help Create Event where you can create your personal and unique one-of-a-kind hand-made Texas souvenir. http://www.vetroartglass.com/events/event/stemless-wine-glass-help-create-event/

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Nancy Medina Workshop: Painting Monet’s Palette

https://www.nancymedina.com/workshops

August 9-11, 2019
Painting Monet’s Palette in Texas
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Flower Mound, TX in Nancy’s studio

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Put a little joy in your brush and join award-winning artist Nancy Medina for 3 days of painting brilliant florals and landscapes with a focus on the colors from Monet’s palette. Based on images from Nancy’s travels to …

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July at the Creative Arts Center in Bonham

Painting Party at the Creative Arts Center       The monthly Art on the Town Painting Party at the Creative Arts Center is coming up Thursday, July 18 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM and will be a new twist on painting for July. Instructor Stephani Shahan will bring all supplies for participants to paint their …

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Layers, Colors & Voices Workshop – September 2019

Announcing our Fall Workshop 2019: Layers, Colors & Voices!   What is it? A 3-day workshop on abstract painting, that will explore techniques, tools and practices to engage with acrylic paint, ink and other mixed media. Abstract painting can be intimidating and many talented artists consciously avoid trying their hands in it. The aim of …

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Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark: July 20th Workshop

Saturday, July 20, 2019 10am-2pm
$65.00 includes Supply Fee
Email to register: junannepeck@mac.com
deadline to register is July 17th

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX, 75061

What to bring: Apron, Roll of paper towels, Baby Wipes (unscented)

Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark

Are you curious about prints and printmaking? This exciting workshop offers participants a unique opportunity …

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Yoga, Meditation and Art August 3rd with Deepa Koshaley

Create Balance℠ with Yoga, Meditation and Art.
Saturday, August 3 | 9:30 am to 11:30 am.
Frisco Fine Art 7227 Main Street Frisco, TX 75034

A unique application of mindful self-expression in the context of yoga aphorisms will take you deeper into exploring your inner self through outward expression and creation. Through rhythmic movements …

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Copyrights and Fair Use workshop July 15

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) Monthly Meeting
Monday, July 15, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month
Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

Copyrights and Fair Use: What Artists Need to Know

The workshop is free for VAGF members. $15 for non-members.

If you’re not a VAGF member, …

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Michael Holter: July Watercolor Workshops in Plano

Two New Workshops In Plano
July 23, 24, AND 25 & 26

I am always getting requests from artists in the DFW area to do another workshop locally– so, you can have your choice–either a 2-day portrait workshop, or a2-day landscape workshop, or combine the two and save $50.

2-day Portrait Workshop ($200) Art …

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Tom Lynch Watercolor Workshop Oct. 8-11

Ellis County Art Association is excited to announce that TOM LYNCH will be teaching a four-day workshop October 8 – 11, 2019 in Waxahachie, Texas.

WATERCOLOR SECRETS REVEALED

4 days packed with information & individual instruction featuring Tom’s unique style of watercolor painting!

Total Fee:  $500*
$250 deposit upon registration 
$250 Balance due September 15, …

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Merging Visions FREE Workshop Series

Merging Visions Workshop Series
June 13, July 11, and August 8
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
FREE

Join members of VAST and the Denton Poets’ Assembly to celebrate the Merging Visions exhibition through three workshops that unite visual and literary artistic expression.

June 13: Triple Your Fun: Poetry, Origami, and Gelli Printing

Make an …

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ART ROOM July Workshops

The ART ROOM also offers summer camps for youth as well as classes and workshops for all levels. Location: 120 St. Louis Ave #117 Fort Worth, TX 76104 https://www.artroomfw.org/what-we-do/educate/classes-workshops

Abstract Painting Workshop July 11, 2019 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Instructor Laura Mayberry FULL

ALTERED BOOK WORKSHOP July 20, 2019 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Vintage Ephemera Workshop July 26 & more at the Encaustic Center

Friday, July 26th: Full Beginner Workshop, Vintage Ephemera workshop and Independent workday time with Deanna Wood: 1. Vintage Ephemera workshop noon to 4:00 pm $80

In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using vintage paper items to create beautifully layered compositions! ALL supplies included. We have plenty of images but you are welcome to bring laser …

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July at The Encaustic Center — Leigh Harrison

Saturday, July 13th: Full Beginner Workshop, Textiles, Paper and Encaustic Workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison:

1. Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop with Leigh Harrison: noon to 3:00 pm $60

Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop: In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using textiles and paper to create beautifully layered compositions! We’ll also be …

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Ghost Ranch UN-traditional Watercolor Workshop is 29 Sept-6 Oct

You are invited!

Darla Bostick’s 2019 Ghost Ranch Art Retreat/Workshop in NM

Darla Bostick’s 14th Ghost Ranch Retreat/Workshop in Abiquiu, NM. The UN-traditional watercolor workshop is 29 Sept-6 Oct and combines the media of photography, watercolor and more!

Relax, enjoy, create! Live at the Ranch for 7 days/6 nights! Enjoy plein air opportunities and …

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July Programs at the Cedars Union

July Public Programs
The Cedars Union
1219 S Ervay St, Dallas, TX 75215

July 12th: Assignments and Beer
6PM-8PM @ The Cedars Union
$18 for Public, BYOB
This program introduces a two hour art assignment with guidelines, prompts and materials designed for all levels of artistic experience. Whether it ends up on the wall …

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Photographing 2D Artwork Sept. 15

Date: rescheduled to Sept. 15, 2019

Time: 9am-3pm

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 …

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Creative Recycling: Torn Paper Collage July 11

Join members of VAST and the Denton Poets’ Assembly to celebrate the Merging Visions exhibition through workshops that unite visual and literary artistic expression.  July 11, 2019

This hands-on workshop will begin by tearing things apart and end by putting them back together in new configurations.  Participants will take home a frameable work of recycled …

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Contemporary Collage Workshop with Katherine Baronet

Students will create a piece of art worthy of being put in a frame in the Contemporary 3D Collage Workshop!   REGISTRATION payment holds your space in the workshop.   Students will choose and arrange images, select a color palette, and develop a center of interest to create an aesthetically pleasing framed composition.   You …

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Llama Farm Tour & Painting Class

Artist Andrea Holmes has combined some of her favorite things into a painting workshop! For this artist adventure, we will go to Shangrillama in in Royse City, Texas. This tour includes an interactive visit with the pack of llamas. Smiles, laughs and learning are guaranteed as you are presented with more than 150 fascinating facts …

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Exploding Flowers Workshop with Zakehia Uscanga

Saturday, July 13 10am-2pm $75
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Explore working in acrylic/mixed media to create dimensional dandelions on canvas in an exciting fireworks display of color and form. Learn which tools to use, and step by step procedures to create this style …

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MIXED DRY MEDIA CLASSES at Art on the Square

4 WEEK – MIXED DRY MEDIA CLASS

WEDNESDAYS: JULY 10, 17, 24, & 31

INSTRUCTOR:  DAVE MCSPADDEN

$115 – All fees are paid directly to Instructor – Due at 1st Class

These mixed dry media classes will provide hands on experience with the techniques of developing your own artwork using charcoal, graphite, and color …

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Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving July 6

Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving with instructor Junanne Peck
Saturday, July 6 10am – 1pm
Fee: $65.00 Pay by check or cash (all supplies included)
Please RSVP by July 1, 2019
junannepeck@mac.com or 214-336-8526

Zine is short for Magazine

We will be making Zines that are dedicated to artwork, poetry, cartoons, editorials and short stories. We will have several …

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Young Artist Summer Camps at the Craft Guild

Our Young Artists Camps are in full swing! There are still some spaces available for the ultimate camp adventure. The camps are designed for the most curious, creative spirits interested in multiple mediums. Choose from various art disciplines that The Craft Guild offers continuously for adults. Camps include clay, glass, painting, bookbinding, jewelry making and …

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Trinity Arts Guild: Painting Groups & Classes & Workshops

The Trinity Arts Guild offers free painting groups as well as individual classes & workshops taught by TAG artists at the TAG Art Gallery/Studio in Bedford.

Trinity Arts Guild Gallery/Studio is located at: 2819 R. D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX  76021 (inside the Boys Ranch Park) 817-509-0444

Participation in the painting groups is free to …

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Tabletop Product Photography August 24

Date: Saturday, August 24

Time: 9am-5pm

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 …

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Introduction to Night Photography

Date: Thursday, August 1

Time: 6:30pm-9:30pm

Have you admired those luscious, dusk photos of cities with glowing, undulating trails of traffic and clouds that seem to be racing across the sky? Or the delicate tones of the fading light in a scenic landscape, or shadowy pedestrians that look like a swarm of bees in motion? …

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Pinhole Camera with Scott Hilton

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 9am-5pm

Make a camera… out of a shoebox and a soda can?

While it’s always fun to explore the latest trends in camera equipment and software, being a good photographer is also a question of getting the basics right- and nothing helps you understand the basics more than Pinhole Photography. …

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Friday Night Lights and Shadows

“THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE”
  IS NOW
“FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS AND SHADOWS”

PAA-sponsored Thursday Night Live has provided an opportunity for  members who focus on figurative and portrait arts to meet weekly on Thursday evenings and paint or draw from live models. Our venues have varied over the past few years.

Now, …

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2019 CAC Annual Juried Membership Exhibition call deadline July 1

Creative Arts Center of Dallas is now accepting submissions for our 2019 Annual Juried Membership Exhibition. In this juried exhibition our panel will be looking for the most exceptional of member work in all mediums. CAC members are invited to submit up to three images of original 2D or 3D artworks created within the last …

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Travel Photography

Date: Saturday, July 20

Time: 9am-1pm

Photographer Peter Poulides is uniquely qualified to teach this class. He started his photographic life in Athens, Greece while attending high school. He went on to shoot for Travel & Leisure magazine for several years, creating more than a dozen feature articles and several magazine covers. He also shot …

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