Category: Meetings / Demonstrations

Cristi Hayden demo on mat cutting Sept 8 for Texas Area Artists

Texas Area Artists
Monthly Meeting
1st Sunday of the Month 2-4:30 PM

Please join Texas Area Artists every first Sunday of each month as they host their monthly meeting. Each month the group will feature arts demos, mini-workshops, critiques and video presentations.

On Sunday, September 8th, local artist and former Michael’s framer Christi Hayden will …

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Artist Talk: Ariel Bowman Sept. 13

In this artist talk, Ariel Bowman will share the influences, process, and concepts behind her solo exhibition Wondrous Creatures. Wonder is an emotion that drives scientific discovery and expands the human relationship to the natural world. The exhibition Wondrous Creatures explores wonder as an inspiration and a bridge between art and science through ceramic sculptures …

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VAGF meeting August 19: How to take better smartphone pictures than your kids

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday, August 19, 7-9 PM

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

How to Take Better Smartphone Pictures Than Your Kids
The workshop is free for VAGF members. $15 for non-members.

We’ll also have a mini-critique during the evening, so bring a piece of …

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August 21st VALA Member Meeting @ Blue House Too — Journal Book Creation

VALA holds OPEN MEETINGS on the 3rd WEDNESDAYs OF THE MONTH at 7:30pm – 9:00pm

***NEXT MEETING : Aug 21st 2019***

AT BLUE HOUSE TOO GALLERY 934 Watters Creek Blvd., Allen TX

RSVP to VALA member Journal Book Workshop 0.00

In the spirit of Drawing and Journals , VALA will be hosting a …

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Weatherford Art Association August 26 Monthly Meeting: Don MacLaughlin nocturne demo

The next WAA meeting is Monday, Aug 26, 2019 at 6pm. Program: Don MacLaughlin will demo a nocturne painting.

Meetings are held on the 4th Monday of the Month, at Barlow Hall, the annex to All Saints Anglican Church, 125 S. Waco Street, Weatherford, TX 76086 [across Church Street from the old Fire House].

http://www.weatherfordart.com/
https://www.facebook.com/WeatherfordArtAssociation/

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Visual Art League of Lewisville Art Talks: Tina Alvarez on August 13

The Visual Art League of Lewisville presents Tina Alvarez as our August
speaker.  On Tuesday, August 13th from 7-9 in classroom 1 of the MCL
Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street, Lewisville, she will present her
program “ART IN THE DARK”.

She will lead a discussion about creating “black light” art for …

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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.

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Bev Boren art demo July 1st for ECAA

“Golden”  8×8 Oil

ECAA meetings are held on the first Monday of each month, followed by an art demonstration. Visitors are welcome.

1 Jul 2019 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
ART on the Square-113 W. Franklin St. Waxahachie

Ellis County Art Association https://elliscountyart.net/

Guest artist: Bev Boren

Bev Boren was born and raised in Texas …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists: June 24th Meeting & Planet Fiber call for entries

June 24th Meeting:

Location: The Point Center for Arts and Education, Campus of C.C. Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX 75214

Our mini-workshop is the famous Purge and Swap. Starts at 5:30 p.m. It’s time to look in the corners of your workspace and start boxing those treasures up! Who knows what …

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VAGF Meeting June 17: Thomas Jordan Feature Artist

The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco (VAGF) presents Thomas Jordan: Purpose – Path – Persistence at their monthly meeting on June 17 at 7pm. (3rd Monday of the month) Visitors are welcome.
Location:

Frisco Fine Art 7227 Main St. Frisco, TX 75034

For more about VAGF, see their website at https://vagf.org
info@vagf.org

https://www.facebook.com/visualartsguildoffrisco

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Art Aid Expo 2019 – June 15th

Art Aid Expo 2019

Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019

Time: 1-6pm

Location: Fort Worth Community Art Center

1300 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Ticket Prices: $5-10,  Tickets HERE

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center in conjunction with Art Tooth are proud to present the third annual Art Aid Expo 2019 for artists …

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Grand Prairie Artists – June 3rd Meeting & Gelli Prints mini-workshop

The monthly meeting will begin at 6:30 pm this Monday, June 3rd at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.

Program: May Program: Sharon Giles —  Gelli Prints Workshop 

Put the fun back into your art! Learn how to do acrylic printmaking by using a Gelli Plate.  No press needed! If you’re perfectionistic or have a …

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Visual Arts Group of Prosper: May 23 demo on alcohol inks

Introducing a new artists’ group: the Visual Arts of Prosper (VAP) — established in 2019. Meetings are held once a month at different times and locations in Prosper TX. For more information see the website: http://ericakalish.art/.Or contact President Toni Wengler at twengler@sbcglobal.net.

The Visual Arts Group of Prosper will meet on May 23rd in the …

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Visual Art League of Lewisville Presents Guest Speaker, Colleen Drew May 14

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will have their monthly Art Talk on
Tuesday, May 14th at 7:00 P.M. in Classroom 2 of the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street in Lewisville.

VAL member, Colleen Drew will be speaking on photographing artwork properly for submission for the jury process, such as in our …

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Grapevine Art Project May 9th meeting: Marie Maines on how to critique your work

The May meeting for GAP will be on May 9 at the Parks and Recreation Department at 501 Shady Brook Drive in Grapevine. The meeting time will be 6:30 for our social get together and 7:00 for our meeting. GAP monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month in various locations in …

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Richardson Civic Art Society May 21: Ron Stephens demo

Our next RCAS meeting will be May 21, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month – from September to May – in the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. Come early and participate in our Critique Corner at 6:00. Visitors are always encouraged to join us.

http://www.richardson-arts.org

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SWA Meeting May 20: Ann Winchester watercolor demo

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, March 20th at 7pm. Meeting Location: University of North Texas – Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX. Visitors are welcome.

For more about SWA, see the website https://www.swawatercolor.com.

May Demo Artist is Ann Winchester.

Ann specializes in commissioned portraits in …

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PSSW MEMBER SOLO SHOW: Toni Wengler

Toni Wengler, a member of the Pastel Society of the Southwest (PSSW) has a solo art show through June 4, 2019. To contact her, email Toni Wengler or call her at 214-585-2065.

 LOCATED AT:  Heights Recreation Center, 4100 Arapaho, Richardson, Texas

 All paintings are available for purchase.

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PSSW MAY 5th Meeting: Marie Maines on how to critique your art

PASTEL SOCIETY OF THE SOUTHWEST MEETING –

SUNDAY MAY 5, 2019

FROM 3-5 PM

LOCATION-STACY FURNITURE COMMUNITY ROOM IN GRAPEVINE TX

1900 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051
(South of Hwy 114 on S. Main)

Marie Maines will give a demo on how to critique ones’ own art work

How to critique your own work …

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TAG Meetings & Demos for May: Kandace Green – Block Printing; Nancy Thielemann – Acrylic

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, May 6, 2019. 6:30 pm. Visitors are welcome.

Location: Trinity Arts Guild Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671(817) 283-1422  www.trinityartsguild.net

Guest demo artist will be Kandace Green on Block Printing.

Learn about Kandace from a profile on Voyage Dallas: http://voyagedallas.com/interview/meet-kandace-green-good-cheer-paper-co-coppell/

The …

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Crystal Nelson: May 1st Demo in Acrylic Inks, Acrylic Paint and Watercolor at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on May 1st, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX..

Crystal’s presentation will focus on a technique for creating colorful abstract backgrounds using acrylic ink, fluid acrylics, and liquid watercolor. Images are then “found” and drawn in …

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May 5th: Cinco de Mayo Art Fair: Make & Take and Multicultural Art Exhibit Reception in Irving

The Irving Art Association Members Meeting for May will take the form of an Art Fair Make & Take — we’ll host various art activities honoring Cinco de Mayo: creating Mexican luminaries, printmaking using Mexican-theme stencils and more.

The combined art fair / meeting / reception takes place on Sunday, May 5th from 2-4 …

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Visual Arts of Prosper: meeting April 22nd

“Stoic” by Erica Kalish, 2018

Introducing a new artists’ group: the Visual Arts of Prosper (VAP) — established in 2019. Meetings are held once a month at different times and locations in Prosper TX. For more information see the website: http://ericakalish.art/.Or contact President Toni Wengler at twengler@sbcglobal.net.

VISUAL ARTS OF PROSPER will meet Monday, …

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Society of Watercolor Artists – Iain Stewart Demo April 22

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, April 22nd at 7pm. Meeting Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX.  Visitors are always welcome!

For more information about SWA, see the website  www.swawatercolor.com

April Demo Artist is Iain Stewart

Iain Stewart is a …

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Richardson Civic Art Society April 16th Meeting: Walt Davis demo

The next Richardson Civic Art Society meeting will be April 16, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Location is the Richardson Public Library. The April Demo Artist will be Walt Davis, demonstrating Watercolor. For more about RCAS, see http://www.richardson-arts.org/

Walt Davis, signature member and past president of the Southwestern Watercolor Society, began painting in watercolor over thirty …

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Ruben Contreras – Acrylic Night Scene demo & workshop April 16

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.

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Justin Burns Golden Paints demo for VAL April 9

On Tuesday, April 9th , 7:00 p.m. in room #3 at the MCL Grand Theater,
100 N. Charles St., Lewisville.  The Visual Arts League of Lewisville will have Justin Burns as a guest speaker.

Mr. Burns will present a program from the Golden Art Supply Company about all the different techniques that can be achieved …

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SWS watercolor demo April 9 with Ron Stokes

Southwestern Watercolor Society
April 9, 2019 Meeting
Ron Stokes will be our demo Artist

Ron Stocke (pronounced Stoke) is a Northwest Watercolorist who lives in Everett Washington. His award winning paintings have been featured in Watercolor Artist Magazine and in the Splash series and on products throughout North America. A Signature member of the American Watercolor Society, …

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PSSW April meeting April 6

PASTEL SOCIETY OF THE SOUTHWEST MEETING 

SATURDAY APRIL 6, 2019 AT 10 AM

BETHANY FIELDS WILL DEMO AND OFFER A WORKSHOP FROM 1-4 PM

LOCATION-STACY FURNITURE COMMUNITY ROOM IN GRAPEVINE TX

VISIT

https://www.pssw.info/

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON BETHANY AND HER WORK.

Submitted by Kathleen Hornyak. Email: kathleenh13@verizon.net

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Lin Hampton Oil and Pastel Painting Presentation at VAST April 3

You are invited to VAST’s guest artist presentation featuring oil and pastel artist Lin Hampton from 6:45 pm – 9pm on Wednesday, April 3rd at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas. Lin works in oil and pastels. She will present information on painting with pastels and demonstrate different techniques you can use to get …

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Horatio Casillas presentation April 1st at GP Artists

The monthly meeting of the Association of Grand Prairie Artists will begin at 6:30 pm this Monday, April 1st at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce. Visitors are welcome.

Program: Our monthly demonstrator is Horatio Casillas, a ceramics artist and instructor at the Epic in Grand Prairie.   He makes utilitarian, religious and artistic ceramic objects …

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Trinity Arts Guild: Dianne Hicks demo April 1st & Doris Mobley on April 10

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, April 1st, 2019 at 6:30pm. Visitors are welcome.

Location: Trinity Arts Guild Gallery, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671(817) 283-1422  http://www.trinityartsguild.net

Guest demo artist will be watercolorist Dianne Hicks.

“I began my love of art by watching my mother paint in oils. Later, I …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest Demo and Mini Workshop with Bethany Fields April 6

The April meeting of the PSSW will be Saturday, April 6th, 10 am at the Community Room of Stacy’s Furniture Grapevine. Our visiting artist will be Bethany Fields who will demonstrate and lead a mini workshop on breaking free of your photos to find your own voice.

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Jo Moncrief acrylic demo March 19 in Richardson

Our next Richardson Civic Art Society meeting will be March 19, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Location is the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month – from September to May – and begin at 6:30 p.m. Come early and participate in our Critique Corner at 6:00. …

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SWA Meeting March 18: Randy Meador watercolor demo

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, March 18th at 7pm. Meeting Location: University of North Texas – Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX. Visitors are welcome.

For more about SWA, see the website https://www.swawatercolor.com.

March Demo Artist is Randy Meadow.

Texas western artist Randy Meador …

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