Category: Classes / Workshops

Gary Chapman Charcoal Drawing Workshop

What:  Gary Chapman Charcoal Drawing Workshop
When:  August 5th and 6th
Where:  The Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX

Gary Chapman, Professor of Painting and Drawing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, will be conducting a two-day Charcoal Drawing workshop at the Patterson-Appleton Center …

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The Alchemy Group July Workshops – Catherine Page Snow

Coiled Basket Workshops

Wednesday July 22nd or
Saturday July 25th
10-3:00 PM
$60.00 plus $10.00 materials fee

Make a small basket or bowl using a rope core wrapped with yarn, ribbon, cloth strips, etc.  Then embellish with beads, wire or other objects..

To register for Wednesday, July 22 – click here

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July 18th Metal Clay Workshop

The Alchemy Group – Merlene Walker

Metal Clay Overlay over Porcelain Pendants

Saturday, July 18th, 9:00am to Noon

Cost $90  all supplies and Metal Clay are furnished

Participants will have several different pendant styles to choose from to overlay a porcelain pocket with Metal Clay.  Pendant will be fired, burnished, and oxidized with various techniques. …

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Mixed Media Painting Workshop with Katherine Baronet

Sunday, July 18, 11 – 4:00
Creative Arts Center of Dallas 

You will learn how to develop and work from concepts including text, imagery and symbolism and will leave with an understanding of layering, glazing, multi-dimensional collage and masking. Members: $85/ Nonmembers: $115, plus Supply fee: $25.

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Artability at Creative Arts Center

Artability-June 27, July 18 and August 22.
Studio time with instructor assistance for teens and young adults with special needs.

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Reservations are necessary. Please call 214-320-1275.

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Kerr Arts & Cultural Center KACC Teachers Art Show & Youth Art Camp

Kerr Arts & Cultural Center’s 2015 Youth Art Camp will feature two sessions; July 13th – 17th, and July 20th – 24th. Classes are open to children ages 6 – 14.

Students who are 8 years old and up select their daily project from several options. All classes will be kept small to facilitate individualized instruction. …

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Painting in the Style of the Masters (John Singer Sargent & Henri Matisse)

Day 1 – $50 Friday Aug 21

Day 2 – $50 Saturday Aug 22

Both days – $100 or one day for $50

Maximum 15 artists   Time:  9:30-4:00

Location-Weatherford Art Center, 119 Palo Pinto, Weatherford, TX

Come early to set up.  We will open the art center at 8:30

Schedule:

Morning – a lecture/presentation

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Rubber Mold Making and Plastic Casting

Return of the popular urethane mold making class at Dallas Makerspace! This is a hands on project based class where all students will make a urethane rubber mold and cast plastic objects from molds that the instructor brings. Molds may be picked up in 24-48 hours. Students will be introduced to the practical applications …

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TAC Professional Review July 13

Professional Review

July 13, 2015: 5:30 – 8:30pm

Ryder Richards, Reviewer

The TAC Professional Review is an opportunity for artists to show their work to curators, gallery directors and art writers in order to be critiqued and given constructive feedback on their art and presentation. The arts professional/s will be available for 20-minute individual …

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Natural Dye Weekend and Kitchen Dyes Workshops

NATURAL DYES WITH SARAH WESTRUP:

Natural Dyes Weekend
Saturday and Sunday, June 20-21, 12-4pm

During this two-day workshop we will experiment dyeing with indigo, cochineal, and marigold to receive the full spectrum of natural color on cotton. On day one, participants will learn how to extract color, what are mordants and tannins, and …

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WOODTURNING WORKSHOP July 18

Saturday, July 18, 9:00 – 11:30 AM, $25, GDAC Members $20
Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts, East Craft Room

Join GDAC and the Golden Triangle Woodturners for an introduction to wood turning. Each student will be provided with a lathe and tools for the class as well as wood blanks. Students will …

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Art Anthology Day with Stayce DeWild June 13

SATURDAY, JUNE 13 9:30 a.m. – ????
414 SE 1st St.
Mineral Wells, TX
940-327-0713
http://www.catscreationsscrapbooks.com/

Are you a fan of Art Anthology?  If so, you do not want to miss this event!  Stayce DeWid, owner of Art Anthology, will be at Cat’s Creations on June 13th …

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ArtAbility program at the CAC

ArtAbility is a pilot program that provides free studio opportunities and high-quality arts instruction to teens and young adults with developmental and intellectual challenges. Led by trained teaching artists and overseen by an artist with extensive experience working with special-needs students, this program focuses on self-expression, self-awareness, personal growth as well as professional experience and exposure. Fundamentally, this …

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Summer Workshops at the Creative Arts Center of Dallas

Summer enrollment is now open with  more than 150 classes & workshops to choose from.  Sign up for your spot today! ***Re-enrolling students may sign up for a half-class. ($10 admin. fee and regular material fees do apply.)  Contact the office (214) 320-1275 for details Too busy for an on going class?  Check out our upcoming workshops…

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*Huge* craft garage sale Saturday, June 13th plus Copic Classes

Do you have a love for all things crafty?  And are you a fan of great deals?  If so – you won’t want to miss out on this weekend’s craft garage sale taking place at the Jaycee Arts Center in Irving starting at noon.

What started out as a side table after my next …

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Woven Doll Workshop June 13

Woven Doll Workshop

Saturday, June 13th  10:00am – 2:00PM

Fee $65 + 10 Materials Fee

Instructor: Catherine Snow

We will be using a cardboard loom to weave a piece that will then be sewn together and stuffed to make a doll. You can choose from a variety of materials to complete your doll: found …

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Metal Clay Wrap Ring Workshop June 27

Metal Clay Wrap Ring Workshop at the Alchemy Group in Arlington

Saturday, June 27th

9:00am – Noon

Fee – $50.00 + $40 Materials

Merlene Walker will teach this Half-Day workshop.  Learn how to make an unusual PMC wrap ring using  stamps and design of your choice.  After completing the ring, students will polish and …

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ART TRADING CARD WORKSHOP June 13 & Photographing Artwork Workshop June 9 &

ART TRADING CARD WORKSHOP Art Trading Cards workshop, Saturday, June 13th. 1:30 – 4:30 MCL Grand, Room 3. Time to be making cards for our own trading, and also, extra cards for you to trade card with the New York Art Leagues. Come one, come all, have fun with creativity. Bring your media, cards 2 1/5 …

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Celluloid Filmmaking Workshops at Oil and Cotton During OCFF

For the last couple of years, Steve Cossman of Brooklyn’s Mono No Aware (a non-profit organization that puts together avant-garde film events for the community) has traveled down to Texas to teach a handful of workshops during the Oak Cliff Film Festival. This year he will be teaching two such workshops at Oil and …

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Go Big, Go Bold! – Abstract Painting Workshop

Reserve your seat today for this fun and exciting abstract painting workshop! SORRY, WORKSHOP IS FULL.

Contact Filomena Booth at fil@filomenabooth.com for more information. For more about the artist, see her website http://filomenabooth.com/

Join me for this exciting approach to painting large, bold abstracts.  Loosen up your painting skills by using unconventional materials and tools …

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June Classes at the Dallas Arboretum

Creative Arts Classes 

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Glass Mosaic Vase

Saturday, June 6 | 9 – 11 a.m.

Robin Oldham from Smashing Times will share the process of creating a unique and beautiful mosaic vase. You will choose from a wide variety of tumbled glass and colorful tiles to create your masterpiece. Join us …

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SPARKS STUDIO June Classes

A quick reminder for creative classes that are coming up in June at Sparks Studio in Arlington, Texas.

Sketch Journals with Suzanne McNeill May 29, Friday, 9:30-12:00 June 12, Friday, 9:30-12:00 June 26, Friday, 9:30-12:00 Hinged Locket Jewelry with Sibling Rivalry June 10, Wednesday, 9:00-3:30 Journey in Art with Paula Pillow (mixed Media) …

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Painting Brilliant Florals and Landscapes in Texas With Nancy Medina Art

Painting Brilliant Florals and Landscapes
in Irving, Texas
July 10-12, 2015

Put a little joy in your brush and join award winning artist Nancy Medina for three days of creating brilliant color in Irving, Texas. Open for beginners to advanced painters, Nancy will share all her favorite tips for taking your art …

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Maureen Brouillette: Abstract Acrylic with Mixed Media June 6 & 7

Art Workshops with Maureen Brouillette Abstract Acrylic with Mixed Media
June 6 & 7, 2015 in Dallas

http://mbrouillette.com/

The goal of this workshop is to experiment, have a good time and create a series of small paintings. All levels are welcome. Bring a friend!

Each day will include a brief lecture, a demo for …

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Creative Arts Center of Dallas Summer Classes

For more information on classes and workshops available this session or to register online, click here. For those of you who are re-enrolling students, you may sign up for half class. A $10.admin. fee and regular material fee do applies. Call the office 214.320.1275 for details. Classes begin the week of June 1st… Summer enrollment is now open with more than 150 classes …

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Catherine Snow: Zati Doll Making June 13 at Alchemy

The Alchemy Group Proudly Presents Visiting Artist —

Catherine Snow

Zati Doll Making

Saturday, June 13th 10:00 – 3:00+ PM

Fee – $65.00 + $10 Materials

Register: http://www.thealchemygroup.biz/classes.html

The Alchemy Group | 617 Lochngreen Trl | Arlington | Texas | 76012 | 817.459.4411

Flyer with more detail:The Alchemy Group Proudly Presents

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Greater Denton Arts Council SUMMER ARTS CAMP

July 20-24, 9:30 – 11:00 AM and 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts
This summer, the galleries of the Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts transform into an indoor ART CAMP complete with a miniature forest, campsites, and more! Earn your ARTS badge, sing songs around the …

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PTA “Reflections” SUMMER CAMP

Campers will reflect on the theme “Let Your Imagination Fly” and create original works of art in the categories of:

  • Dance Choreography
  • Film Production
  • Literature
  • Music Composition
  • Photography
  • Visual Arts

This 5-Day Camp Will Include:

  • Special guest speakers each day
  • Experienced instructions in each category
  • Camp t-shirt & lanyard
  • & by …

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Glass Classes at SiNaCa Studios

Glass Classes at SiNaCa Studios

Photo courtesy of Raul Mosley

1013 W. Magnolia Avenue | Fort Worth TX 76104 | 817.899.0024 sinacastudios.org

June 9-12, 9:30am to 3:30pm – Smarter Bubbles with Ben Dombey
Smarter Bubbles will improve your hot shop skills and bring you to the next level. The 4-day workshop will further develop …

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Crafter’s College: Merry Making July 25

Join us for the first annual
Crafter’s College:
Merry Making

Saturday, July 25th
9am to 4:30pm

Elm Street Studio | 139 S. Elm St. | Keller TX 76248
Participants choose from 7 awesome Christmas themed crafts!

Don your hot glue gun and pack your glitter, Girls, it’s time to …

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VERN JOHNSON Still Life Workshop May 23

ASSOCIATION OF GRAND PRAIRIE ARTISTS 

PRESENTS

A STILL LIFE PAINTING WORKSHOP 

BY VERN JOHNSON

On Saturday, May 23rd at 1:00pm, at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, the Association of Grand Prairie Artists (AGPA) will host a half-day long painting workshop. The subject will be still life, featuring fruits and vegetables such as you might …

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The Colors and Contrasts of Morocco

The Colors and Contrasts of Morocco

March 5 – 17, 2016

Join me on a unique travel experience to photograph the enchanted countryside and culture of Morocco March 5-17, 2016.  I promise, this will be a color photographer’s visual paradise given its diverse natural beauty, richly colored villages and markets.  Some of the historic cities …

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A.G. Ford Children’s Book Illustration Workshop May 30

The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators North Texas Chapter will host the workshop on May 30. AG Ford is a Frisco-based very established and award-winning children’s book illustrator. He has a good blog full of his illustrations. You’ll get a glimpse into his world as a brand new father with the recent …

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Community College Courses on Art for Summer

Don’t forget about the local community / junior colleges for classes on art. They typically offer noncredit community or continuing ed courses along with for-credit options. It’s time to enroll now.

Dallas County Community College District: http://www.dcccd.edu/

  • Brookhaven
  • Cedar Valley
  • Eastfield
  • El Centro
    http://www.elcentrocollege.edu/Admissions/Schedule/2015/Summer/prefix/ARTS.php
  • Dallas …

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THE ILLUMINATING PHOTOGRAPH: THE ELEMENTS OF VISUAL DESIGN

Good composition is the photographer’s creative pathway to make powerful photographs that will stand the test of time.  During this workshop, our time will be dedicated to exploring the visual foundation for creating images with stopping power and emotional impact.

Through lively class discussions, image presentation, and personal critiques of student’s …

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