Category: Classes / Workshops

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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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.

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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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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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SWS Meeting Nov. 13: Carl Purcell Watercolor Demo

Please join us for our Southwestern Watercolor Society Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13th.
7:00-9:00 PM. http://swswatercolor.org. Meetings are typically attended by 150 to 250 people and feature a lecture-demonstration by a nationally recognized artist. This is a good place to learn some new techniques and meet other artists and make friends for …

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Legal Issues for Artists – November Seminars & Exhibit from Maddrey PLLC

October seemed to just fly by, but we are going to be finishing the year strong with an exceptionally jam-packed November. On the 14th, we are having our Fall art exhibition and open to the public event up at our offices. FREE! This will be an exceptional night, and we hope you can make …

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Make Fabric Postcards with VET Nov. 10

Fabric Postcards
Saturday, November 10, 2018
10 am
Lochwood Public Library, 11221 Lochwood Blvd. Dallas 75218

Make Fabric Picture Postcards with VET Saturday, Nov 10 at 10:00 Lochwood Branch Library. Participants will choose from a selection of postcard images and then create a fabric collage that reflects the same colors and style. All …

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PAINTING FROM THE SOUL: Intuitive Abstract Painting with Billie Bourgeois

3 Day Painting Workshop for Spring 2019:

PAINTING FROM THE SOUL:
Intuitive Abstract Painting
with
Billie Bourgeois

http://www.billiebourgeois.com
Instagram: @billie_bourgeois

About Billie:
Billie Bourgeois, MFA from LSU, has a lifetime of experience teaching artistic methods. She is represented by several regional art galleries, including Bee Street Studio here …

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TAC Workshops for November: Abstract Painting, Planes of the Figure & Figure Drawing/Painting

Abstract Painting Workshop with Laura Mayberry Join local artist Laura Mayberry at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center for a beginner-friendly abstract painting workshop where you will connect more deeply to your intuition, move past fears of imperfection and express yourself creatively through abstract painting. 11/8/18 – 7:00 PM – 9:00PM. Planes of the …

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Registration Open – Comprehensive Design and Lettering Workshops 2019

Design & Lettering Workshops 2019

Texas Lettering Arts Council | P.O. Box 3126, Coppell, TX 75019

Year-Long Study: Elements of Design for Lettering Artists with Cora Pearl One Saturday per Month in 2019 10:00am – 6:00pm Sign up before November 1, 2018 and Save $50 Advanced registration is required. Are you ready for …

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Oshibana Art Classes and Workshops: Pavlina demo/workshop for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

The Association of Grand Prairie Artists presents

Pavlina Panova: Creating Art with Nature

Nov. 5, 2018 6:30-8:30 pm
Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, 900 Conover St. (across the street from the Main Library)

  • basic methods of collecting, pressing and preserving botanical materials
  • how to work with pressed plants to create botanical art
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Beginner DSLR Workshop

This is for beginners who have a Digital Single Lens Reflex camera (or similar) and want to learn how to shoot with more confidence and creative control. This is a hands-on workshop with a small group, live shooting demonstrations and time for your questions. We keep the class size small so there’s time for …

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Natural Light Portraits Workshop

Photos of the people in our lives are often among our most prized and meaningful possessions. Portrait photography is a true art that memorializes the essence of a person in a moment of time.

This portrait workshop is for any photographer wanting to learn how to capture stunning portraits of people of any age. …

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Intermediate Darkroom Workshop

In our Beginner Darkroom workshop you learned the basics of black and white photography, processed film and made basic prints on RC paper. Now you’re ready to move on to more advanced processing and printing techniques.

You’ll learn about different developers, how they affect sharpness and contrast range and how to change the effective …

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Intermediate DSLR Workshop

In this workshop we’ll dig deeper into the equipment and get further into the creative choices and challenges of consistently taking good photos, even in challenging lighting conditions.

This is a small group, hands-on workshop. In the afternoon we’ll shoot professional models under a variety of lighting conditions, some of them challenging, so you …

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PAINTING FUNDAMENTALS IN OILS class Nov. 6 – Dec. 18

TUESDAYS: Nov. 6, 13, 27 – Dec. 4, 11, 18

2:30 PM – 5:00 PM  $25/Class

Location: ART on the Square Class room, ELLIS COUNTY ART ASSOCIATION , 113 W. FRANKLIN ST.,               WAXAHACHIE, TEXAS 75165   972-937-3414

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DSLR Evening Classes

This is our most popular series of classes. It’s the perfect place to start if you are new to DSLR photography and want to learn your way around your camera and dig into the fundamentals of photography. The classes are also ideal if you’ve been shooting for a while but still find yourself stumped over …

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Michael O’Keefe: Lecture on FORM Oct. 25

Don’t miss the second Visual Vocabulary Lecture on Form! Join me for an exciting and insightful evening. We will examine many great images of drawings, paintings and sculptures, and I promise you will come away with many insights into the element form in art! -Michael O’Keefe Lecture #2: FORM This Thursday! October 25th, 2018, …

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Emily LaCour: Figurative Abstraction Workshop Series continues

Exploring Figurative Abstraction Workshop Series The instructor for the following workshops is the fabulously talented Emily LaCour. Click here to visit Emily’s website These workshops are great for individuals who draw from the model and are interested in developing a creative and more abstract approach to figurative art! The Figure As Architect; Building An Implied …

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Vetro Glassblowing Help Create – Pumpkin

BOO-TI-FUL Glass pumpkins and Ghoulish Glass Gourds for sale along with many other sweet treats!

Help Create Pumpkins! 

Fridays & Saturdays 

October 10:00a.m. – 6p.m.

Reservation Required!  

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Painting Alla Prima in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida with Chris Brandley

Join me for 3 exciting days of painting in sunny Florida! Learn how to take an ordinary photograph, and use artistic license to paint from the heart by infusing clean, vivid color, loose brush strokes, and beautiful lighting. This workshop is open to artists who use oils, acrylics, or water-soluble oils. Dates: April 26-28, …

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A Lil’ More Paint Presents a “Happy Fall” Oct. 27

Come out of the fresh snap of fall and paint your own pumpkin patch!

Sat, October 27, 2018 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM CDT

Join A Lil’ More Paint as we present TRAP & PAINT to a “Happy a Fall”. This will be a fun filled event. No experience is neccessary. All supplies are …

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Workshops de los Muertos at OC3

Workshop de los Muertos
Calaca Workshop: Saturday, Oct 20th
Paint Workshop: Friday, Oct 26th
Calavera Workshop: Saturday, Oct 27th

The Oak Cliff Cultural Center honors departed loved ones with the Workshop de los Muertos series on Saturdays, October 20th, 27th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m (all ages). In addition, a …

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Wine Glass Painting Class Oct. 23

Come join us for this fun and creative Wine Glass Painting Class held at State & Allen, 2400 Allen St, Dallas, TX 75204!

This month’s design: Pumpkin Spice
Tuesday, Oct. 23rd @ 7pm
In this 1.5 hour class, you will hand paint a design on a wine glass guided by an instructor …

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Gold & Bronze Autumn Collage Workshop Oct. 27

Gold and Bronze Autumn Collage Workshop
Saturday, October 27, 1 – 4 pm 

Come experience this 3-hour workshop and create a beautiful collage on an 11 x 14 painted canvas. Explore the use of different materials to create texture and patterns and learn how to work with acrylic paint, stamps, found …

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Fall 2018 Workshops & Classes at the Artists Showplace

Classes/Workshops Listed in Order Dates and Times Listed Online www.theartistsshowplace.com The Artists’ Showplace Gallery | (972) 233-1223
SW Quadrant of Coit and Arapaho, 15615 Coit Rd. #230, Dallas, TX 75248

  • Pet Portraits in Oil- Session II (Beginning/Intermediate)
  • Watercolor for Beginners- Session II
  • Alcohol Ink on Yupo- Session II (All Levels)
  • Intermediate Watercolor- Session …

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Heard Art & Science Workshops: Stained Glass Jan. 26

January 26, 2019, 10AM-2PM
$65 non-members $60 Heard Museum members. All materials included. Pre-registration is required and registration closes Friday, January 18. Class size limited to 10. To register, go to http://www.heardmuseum.org/artscience

What do you do when your glass art meets up with the shipping company and turns into a bunch of different …

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Heard Art & Science Workshops: Nature Journaling Workshop

November 18, 2018, 1-3PM
$35 non-members $30 Heard Museum members. All supplies included. Class size limited to 20. Pre-registration required by November 11. To register, go to http://www.heardmuseum.org/artscience

Learn new ways of observing nature and take time out to truly see what is around you. Maribeth Jagger will demonstrate technique and guide participants …

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