Category: Meetings / Demonstrations

VALA Happy Hour & Art Show August 15

The Visual Arts League of Allen invites you to a Free Member Appreciation Happy Hour & Art Show!

Join us Wednesday August, 15th at Nine Band Brewing from 7-9pm.

VALA Members get 1 FREE Nine Band Brewing Drink
& a chance to win raffle items including
Asel Art and Painting with a Twist Gift …

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VAGF demo: The Art of Repurposing Books by Keith Kriegel August 20

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting
Monday August 20, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

Expedition Frisco, 9073 Berkshire Dr., Frisco 

The Art of Repurposing Books by Keith Kriegel

Our August meeting will feature a presentation from VAGF member Keith Kriegel. His sculpted books won multiple awards in …

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Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association hosts Coffee and Catch up on August 21

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Reminders for the Coffee – August 21

  • Not a regular meeting – Coffee and Catch Up @ 9:30
  • Bring a Black & White Entry for the Directory Cover
  • Bring a friend or two to the August Coffee!
  • Bring your membership dues – Annual Dues Due: $30- Active/ $40- Associate by meeting August …

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Golden Triangle Woodturners: Member Organization Spotlight

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, Golden Triangle Woodturners will share the joy of their craft with an evening of educational talks and demonstrations. Peruse handmade wares, learn about a variety of tools and processes, hear talks about their Empty Bowls Initiative and Wooden Cars for Kids project, and watch a live …

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Plano Art Association presentation July 24: artist John Bramblitt

PAA Members’ Meeting and Presentation

Tuesday, July 24, 7:00 to 9:00at ArtCentre of Plano

In addition to our regular meeting agendas, there will be a special program for members and visitors.

This will be an exciting presentation by well-known and amazingly talented artist John Bramblitt, who is totally blind. John has developed the remarkable …

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VAGF Meeting July 16 and Reception for Expedition Frisco Exhibit

 

Visual Arts Guild of Frisco Monthly Meeting

Monday July 16, 7-9 PM
3rd MONDAY of each month
https://vagf.org/
Expedition Frisco, 9073 Berkshire Dr., Frisco 

 

Artists Reception

It’s summer and we are combining our July meeting with the opening reception of the beautiful …

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Artist Demonstration July 7 | Lisa Adams Reed | Dutch Art Gallery

Artist Demonstration | Lisa Adams Reed | Dutch Art Gallery
Saturday, July 7 | 11am-2pm

Come visit with gallery artist, Lisa Reed, on Saturday, July 7th from 11am-2pm. Her demonstration will showcase her cold wax process.

“I paint in many, many layers of cold wax and oil with no preconceived composition or ultimate outcome …

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June 25th Meeting of the Dallas Area Fiber Artists devoted to Japan

June 25th Meeting Mini Workshop
The Mini Workshop starts at 6 p.m.
Lu Peters gives a BORO! BORO! demonstration that explores the ancient and artful Japanese technique of mindful mending using tattered patchwork to further extend the life of textiles.

Program
A Fiber Art and Textile Tour of Japan

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ARTIST ENCLAVE: Brewing Ideas at the Monk July 10

Artists Enclave hopes you will share the news of our summertime artist meetup taking place at the Bearded Monk on Tuesday, July 10th, 8 pm – 10 pm.

We look forward to your joining us at this and many special events celebrating artistic diversity in Denton County. ARTISTS ENCLAVE   Network. Advocate. Volunteer. Susan …

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists June 4th meeting & demo by June Holloway

The monthly meeting will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, June 4th at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.   Program: June Holloway

“I was born in England where I received a university of london degree in Art. At the age of 35 I moved  to America I carried one suitcase containing my cloths, …

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IAA Meeting May 22: Navneeta Khemka on Tanjore Art- Gold Foil & semi-precious stones

The May IAA Members Meeting will be held on the 4th Tuesday evening, May 22 at 7pm.

It will feature artist Navneeta Khemka, who will give a demonstration of Tanjore Art, an ancient Indian (South Asian) art which goes as back as the 1600 AD. These paintings are characterized by rich, flat and vivid colors, simple …

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LGAA: Birds of a Feather Exhibit and David Tripp watercolor demo May 14

Lake Granbury Art Association presents Birds of a Feather May 11th through May 31st at Shanley House Gallery., 224 N. Travis in Granbury. The theme, of course, is birds.

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General Meeting – Monday, May 14, 7:00 P.M. – Shanley House

Arlington Watercolorist David Tripp will be demonstrating Watercolor Design and Technics from conception to completion for …

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Annual Fund Raiser to Benefit the 2018 SWS Members Show May 8

May 8, 2018
SWS Membership Meeting Location:  Lovers Lane United Methodist Church
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX 75220 Please bring Cash or Checks to speed checkout Live Auction  

Jonesy McConnell and Herb Reed will lead the live auction that will start around 7:15 PM after the intro business part of the meeting.  …

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Trinity Arts Guild demos: Valeri Cranston Alcohol Inks May 7 and Carol Callery Rock Painting May 9

The next Trinity Arts Guild members meeting will be on Monday, May 7, 2018.

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

May 7, 2018
Demo 7pm
Valeri Cranston Alcohol inks

Contemporary artist Valeri Cranston began her journey into art at the age of 7 in …

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Jo Williams watercolor demo May 8 for Visual Art League of Lewisville

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will present a  watercolor demonstration by Denton teacher, Jo Williams at their monthly meeting.

Tuesday, May 8th at 7PM in the MCL gallery 100 N Charles
St in Lewisville TX.

This event is open to the public and there is no charge. For more about VAL see …

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Artist Linka Behn’s presentation “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction,” at VAST on May 2

You are invited to a presentation by artist Linka Behn at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on May 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Behn’s presentation is entitled “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction”.

Behn states, “I’ve always drawn. Born in SE Texas, and …

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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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Don Andrews watercolor demo for SWA April 16

NEXT MEETING Monday, April 16, 2018 . The Society of Watercolor Artists meets every third Monday from September through May..  Time: 7pm. (6:00 art critique)

Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, Bldg. 2 – Everett Hall, Fort Worth, TX 76107. For directions see website: http://www.swawatercolor.com/

The exciting news is our demo artist is Don …

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Teta Smith demo on Abstraction April 17 in Irving

The April Irving Art Association Members Meeting will be held on the 3rd Tuesday evening, April 17 at 7pm. (The  gallery is closed on the 4th Tuesday for city maintenance this month.)

It will feature artist Teta Smith, who will give a demonstration on creating abstract paintings. In her words: “Have you ever wanted …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists – April 23rd Meeting

April 23rd Meeting We meet at 5:30 p.m. for our mini workshop, The Basics of Needlelace, presented by Carrie Noess. $5. Please bring your Go-Kit with basic sewing supplies. Our member meeting starts at 6:45 p.m. We welcome spring with a program presented by Judy Cogan on The Origins of European Handmade Lace. Please see …

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Richardson Civic Art Society April 17 meeting: Frank Sowells demo on Acrylics

Our next meeting is April 17 at the Richardson Public Library, located on the southwest corner of Arapaho and Central Expressway.. The demo Artist for April will be Frank Sowells, demonstrating acrylics. For more about RCAS, see the website http://www.richardson-arts.org

Frank Sowells, Jr. was born to be an artist, winning his first art contest …

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Plano Art Association April programs on Chinese Art

Members’ Meetings: Tuesday, April 24, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Our April Members Meeting will be combined with the “Eastern Impressions” event at Willow Bend. It will include a brief business meeting where our nominating committee will present a slate of officers for election at our Annual Meeting in May. An exciting program on …

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Walt Davis watercolor demo for SWS April 10

Please join us for our Southwestern Watercolor Society Monthly Meeting on Tuesday, April 10th    7:00-9:00 PM Lovers Lane Methodist Church
Ashbury Hall
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas (northeast corner of Northwest Highway and Inwood Road.)

http://swswatercolor.org

We are pleased to present one of our own, Walt Davis as our Demo Artist …

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Visual Art League of Lewisville features Janice Hamilton, Well Known Pastel Artist

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will present Janice Hamilton, well known Pastel artist at their monthly members’ meeting taking place on Tuesday, April 10th 7-9 pm at MCL (Medical Center of Lewisville), 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville, Classroom #3.  This event is open to the public and there is no charge. Ms. Hamilton has …

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Walt Davis demo on April 2 for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday,  April 2nd at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program Walt Davis, signature member and past president of the Southwestern Watercolor Society, began painting in watercolor over thirty years ago.

Mr. Davis has taught watercolor, figure drawing, and plein air sketching at …

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ACA April 3rd Meeting: demo artist NANCY MEDINA

It’s almost time again for our Monthly Demo Meeting, and our April Demo Artist will be Master Signature Artist and Teacher NANCY MEDINA. You won’t want to miss her colorful Demo and instruction. For more about Nancy, see her website: https://www.nancymedina.com/

Our Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at The …

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Modernist Meetup March 28: Collage 20th Century Classics

The Dallas Modernist Meet Up is about: Connecting those who live, work and play in the modern space Fostering Ideas and Creativity Building Relationships

Having a Good Time!

YOU’RE INVITED 

WEDNESDAY MAR 28 // 6-8PM 

COLLAGE 20TH CENTURY CLASSICS

In the Dallas Design District
2034 Irving Blvd,
Dallas, TX 75207

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Angelia Ford at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

You are invited to a presentation by Multimedia Artist Angelia Ford on April 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Ford is a Dallas-based artist who has this to say about her art:

“As an artist, I have always been motivated to create work …

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Sculpting and Carving Books demo March 18 in Rowlett

Demonstration by Keith Kriegel.

Presented by Arists ‘Round Texas on Sunday March 18 at 2pm at the Rowlett Conmunity Center, 5300 Main, Rowlett TX. http://www.artistsroundtx.org

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Urban Sketchers DFW: March 17 SketchCrawl at St. Patrick’s Cathedral

St Patrick’s Cathedral for a St. Patrick’s Day SketchCrawl!

This March our monthly outing falls on St. Patrick’s day!  We’ll meet at Bailey’s Barbeque located at 826 Taylor Street at 12:00 for lunch.  We’ll walk a couple blocks east to arrive at St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 1206 Throckmorton St, Fort Worth, TX 76102 arriving at 1:30 pm for 2 …

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IAA Meeting March 27: Junanne Peck on Encaustics

The March Irving Art Association Members Meeting will be held on the 4th Tuesday evening, March 27 at 7 pm.

It will feature artist Junanne Peck, who will give a demonstration of encaustics, the ancient art of painting with wax and resin.

Her demo will feature basic core information, including the history of encaustic, …

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Ken Hosmer watercolor demo March 13 for SWS

Please join us for our Southwestern Watercolor Society monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 7:00-9:00 PM. Location: Lovers Lane Methodist Church, Ashbury Hall, 9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas
(northeast corner of Northwest Highway and Inwood Road.) http://www.swswatercolor.org   Featured watercolor demonstrator: Ken Hosmer

Ken has taught art workshops for over 30 years. …

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Michael Holter watercolor demo for SWA March 19

NEXT MEETING Monday, March 19, 2018 . The Society of Watercolor Artists meets every third Monday from September through May..  Time: 7pm. (6:30 critique by Jo Williams) Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, Bldg. 2 – Everett Hall, Fort Worth, TX 76107. For directions see website: http://www.swawatercolor.com/

Guest Artist: Michael Holter

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Granbury: Telise Rodelv demo March 12 on Abstracts; Camera Club meeting March 20 on composition

Lake Granbury Art Association General Meeting, Monday, March 12

7:00 P.M. at the Shanley House

Mark your calendars!

 

 

Local Artist Telise Rodelv will give a demonstration on painting Abstracts with the oil/cold wax technic at the next meeting of the Lake Granbury Art Association. The LGAA meets at 7 p.m. Monday March …

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Sundeep Kumar sketching demo/session March 5 for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

The March meeting of the Association of Grand Prairie Artists will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, March 5th at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program Our demonstrator is Sundeep Kumar.  He is a local area multimedia artist.  Sundeep uses charcoal, ink pen, or watercolor to create his artworks and tries to use …

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