Category: Meetings / Demonstrations

PSSW March meeting

The Pastel Society of the Southwest will have its March meeting on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at Stacy  Furniture in Grapevine from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.  There will be a landscape demonstration using pastels given by Donna Chambers.  Please check us out and spark your creativity.

About Donna:

Donna is a member of the …

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Urban Sketchers meet Feb. 16 at NorthPark

Urban Sketchers Dallas/Fort Worth (Group)

Free sketch outing on Saturday!! We’ll meet at the “Five Hammering Men” sculpture located in the South Court of the mall, between Neiman Marcus and Dillard’s.

At 2:00 pm we’ll have brief introductions, and then disperse to sketch.
We’ll meet back up at 4:00 pm, have our “throwdown,” and …

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Barry Seldon Watercolor demo for SWA Feb. 18

The next Society of Watercolor Artists (SWA) member meeting is Monday, February 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.

February Demo Artist is Barry Seldon

Barry Selman is a self …

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Bruce Peil oil demo for ACA Feb. 22

The February 22nd meeting of the Associated Creative Artists (ACA) will be held in their new meeting place at the Point, CCYoung, 4847 W Lawther Dr. Dallas, TX  75214. ACA is dedicated to the preservation, practice and the promotion of realism art, and was established to provide an artistic atmosphere based on traditional principles for …

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Jo Moncrief Paint Pouring demo for Art Club of McKinney

The Art Club of McKinney meets the 2nd Thursday of month (August through May) at the Hub, 102 W. Lamar in McKinney. Meetings start at 9:30am.
http://www.theartclubmckinney.com/

Jo Moncrief will be the guest artist for the Feb. 14th meeting. She will demonstrate creating abstract art by pouring paint. For more about the artist, see her website …

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Brenda Swenson featured SWS Artist at February 12th Meeting

The Southwestern Watercolor Society will host Brenda Swenson as the featured artist in February. She will be doing the watercolor demonstration at the membership meeting on February 12th at 7:00 pm and teaching a three day Workshop from February 13 – 15 (full).

Southwestern Watercolor Society meets the second Tuesday of each month at 7pm, …

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Justin Burns: Feb. 19 demo/mini-workshop on Golden Paints in Farmers Branch

REGULAR MEETINGS of the Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month August – May EXCEPT DECEMBER! Meeting schedule: 9:00 -9:30 Social Time; 9:30-10:30 Meeting 10:30-12:00; Demo 1:00 – 3:00 Mini-Workshop.

GUESTS are welcome! The demonstrations are free, but the optional mini-workshops are $10. Location: Craft Room of …

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VAGF: Art Law & Art Business Feb. 18

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday February 18, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month

Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

What Professional Artists know that Hobbyist Artists Don’t know

Ms. Goodson walks us through important Art-related legal and business issues encountered by professional artists.
The presentation will cover …

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Amy Tigner on alcohol inks: GAP demo Feb. 14

The February 14th Grapevine Art Project program will be given by one of GAP’s members, Amy Tigner. The title of the presentation is “Painting with Alcohol Ink” and she will primarily be doing a demonstration painting a landscape and talking about the techniques of using alcohol ink as a paint medium.

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Alcohol Ink demo by Maribeth Jagger Feb. 19 in Richardson

February 19, 2019
Maribeth Jagger
Alcohol Ink

www.richardson-arts

Local artists and art patrons, we invite you to join or visit the Richardson Civic Art Society (RCAS). RCAS is a non-profit volunteer-run organization providing a support system locally for the visual arts. Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month beginning at 6:30 pm – from …

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Art House Dallas: Visual arts in February

QUESTIONS? info@arthousedallas.com
http://arthousedallas.com
Our physical address is:
2122 Kidwell St.
Dallas, Texas 75214

Thursday, Feb. 7 6:30-8:30pm at Community Beer Co. The Exchange is Art House Dallas’ semi-monthly pub gathering, providing active creators an opportunity for collaboration and discussion (continue reading)…

Monday, Feb. 18 6:30-8:30pm at the Continental Gin Building. There are few experiences better than connecting …

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Jane Kahler oil demo Feb. 3 in Irving

Jane Kahler will demonstrate oil painting on Sunday, February 3 during the monthly membership meeting of the Irving Art Association. Her subject will be painting landscapes.

Doors open at 1pm and the meeting starts at 2pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX. Guests are welcome.

Jane started her career in …

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JD Miller’s Annual Valentine’s Day LIVE Painting

Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to announce renowned contemporary artist JD Miller’s annual Valentine’s Day LIVE painting on February 14, 2019 from 6 – 9 pm. This year’s event will again be held in our main gallery space to incorporate the ever-increasing audience size. Viewers will have the unique opportunity to witness Miller’s artistic vision …

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Dallas Area Fiber Artists Meeting: Mixed Media Jan. 28

January 28 Meeting 6-9 p.m.

Mixed Media Mania!

Move from station to station and make all three of our delightful projects from recycled materials. Included will be a Valentine’s pop-up card with Carol Kovacs; Family Memory Game with Karen Zupanic, and VET will be helping us create a special Diva Doll. Cost for all …

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Artist Michael Holter Presentation

You are invited to a presentation by Texas artist Michael Holter. Mr. Holter that takes place February 6th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, TX. Mr. Holter works in both watercolor and oil.

Michael says, “I think of my work as impressionistic. I like to represent people or places …

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Visual Art League of Lewisville presents Mary Ellen Wehrli: Art Talk on Feb. 12

The Visual Art League of Lewisville presents Mary Ellen Wehrli at Art
Talk on Tuesday, February 12th from 7-9 at the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N.
Charles Street in Lewisville.

She will give a demonstration on painting cats and dogs.

A native of San Francisco,Ca, she now resides in Lewisville, Tx. Her
formal Art studies …

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Court Bailey: Journaling Feb. 13

February 13, 2019 TAG in the Morning
Court Bailey

Court will be showing us his methods and tools for preserving special moments and memories in Journals in the February TAG in the Morning meeting. Be sure to bring a small sketchbook or journal to work in. See you there the February 13th at 10:00 am.

Location: Trinity …

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SWA – Bill Dale watercolor demo Jan. 28

Join us on Monday, January 28th at 7pm at our first member meeting of the year.  Bill Dale will be the demo artist.  http://www.swawatercolor.com

Bill graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in industrial design. His primary profession is Product Design, and began painting full time in the last few years.

Bill was …

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Marsha Wilson Pyrography Demonstration Feb. 2

“Pyrography, from the Latin fire and writing, is the technique of making art on a surface with heated metal. I use mainly photographs to create my art on wood, paper, and leather. I use the woodburning pen much like a pencil or stick of charcoal to draw with heat. Images with strong lines, dramatic shadows, …

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TAG Meeting Feb. 4 – Colored Pencil demo by Irma Murray

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019.

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 Irma Murray. Visitors are welcome.

Refreshments 6:30 pm
Demonstration 7:00 pm

Irma Murray has always been captivated by color. Spending countless hours drawing as a …

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DFW Art Talk: Artists/Vendor Networking Event Jan. 18

8pm-2am. https://www.facebook.com/events/330480927547237

BAR 2909 – West 7th Fort Worth
2909 MORTON ST, Fort Worth, Texas 76107

This gathering is open to anyone in the DFW area. The purpose of this meet up is simple, start our year off by meeting with artists and vendors art promoters we know , and meeting new ones to open our …

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Brad Sharp on How to Fail as an Artist – Jan. 21 in Frisco

VAGF Monthly Meeting
Monday, January 21st, 7-9 PM

3rd MONDAY of each month
https://vagf.org/
Frisco Fine Arts Gallery, 7227 Main Street Suite 400 Frisco, TX 75034

How to Fail as an Artists and Headshot Happy Hour
    
Our January meeting will feature a presentation from guest speaker Brad Sharp: 
5 things artists …

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Steve Ko, January Speaker at the Visual Art League of Lewisville

The Visual Art League of Lewisville presents artist Steve Ko as the speaker for our January Art Talks.

This event takes place on Tuesday, January 8th at 7:00 P.M. at the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles Street in Lewisville.

Steve Ko is an internationally known portrait artist and a teacher who is driven …

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FBCAA Demo/Workshop in Soft Pastel with Lucille Carter on Jan. 15th plus 1 Day Workshop Jan. 16th

REGULAR MEETINGS of the Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month August – May EXCEPT DECEMBER! Meeting schedule: 9:00 -9:30 Social Time; 9:30-10:30 Meeting 10:30-12:00; Demo 1:00 – 3:00 Mini-Workshop. GUESTS are welcome! The demonstrations are free, but the optional mini-workshops are $10.

Location: Craft Room of …

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Demonstration by Artist Crystal Nelson Jan. 2, 2019

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on January 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, and 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 …

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Craft Guild’s 2018 Annual Meeting Dec. 8

Come to the Guild’s Annual Membership Meeting on December 9 The Guild’s annual membership meeting will be held on Sunday, December 9, from 2 to 4 pm at the Guild. This is your chance to meet our board of directors, learn what’s new and what’s next at the Guild, and enjoy some holiday spirit …

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists meeting & Sarah Graham demo on Dec. 3rd

Association of Grand Prairie Artists meeting – December 3rd Beginning at 6:30 pm this Monday, December 3rd at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.   Program – The demonstrations at our meetings are intended to be interactive, informative and educational    Attendees sit close to the artist and observe in detail how they work.  There is …

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IAA Meeting Nov. 27: Sharon Giles: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Irving Art Association Meeting — visitors are always welcome. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061.

Tues., Nov. 27 at 7 pm: Sharon Giles art demonstration: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Featured artist Sharon Giles, will demonstrate two simple forms of marbling paper using inks and …

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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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Bev Boren watercolor demo Nov. 19 for SWA in Fort Worth

The next Society of Watercolor Artists member meeting is Monday, November 19th at 7pm. Demo artist will be Bev Boren. Meeting Location: University of North Texas – Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX. Visitors are welcome.

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FBCAA Meeting Nov. 20: Art Critique and Show N Tell

The November meeting of the Farmers Branch- Carrollton Art Assocation will be held in the Craft Room of Farmers Branch Senior Center (Valwood & Dennis Lane) on Tuesday Nov. 20 9am-noon.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Bring an Entry – Painting of the Month (Past Winners: Joan Hukel/Karen Lloyd)

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Stephen Zhang Watercolor Presentation Nov. 13 for VAL

The Visual Art League of Lewisville will present watercolor artist Stephen Zhang as the speaker for the November Art League Meeting. Mr. Zhang will speak on the Flow in Watercolor.

Stephen Zhang is known for his unique approaches to watercolor. With large-scale and fluidity, his works are visually rich and emotionally profound. His art …

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Sheila Durante – Chinese Brush Stroke demo for Trinity Arts Guild Nov. 5

The next Trinity Arts Guild meeting will be on Monday, November 5, 2018.

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 Sheila Durante.

Refreshments 6:30 pm
Awards for Members Juried Fall Show 6:45 pm
Demonstration 7:00 pm

Sheila M. Durante began studying Chinese …

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Kaligrafos Guild Meeting & Annual Bazaar Nov. 10

The Dallas Calligraphy Guild, Kaligrafos, will be holding its monthly meeting on Saturday, November 10th, from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Newcomers and visitors are welcome! You don’t need to be a master calligrapher to have a great time with this hospitable group. All lettering artists, from beginners to accomplished calligraphers, are invited to join.  This …

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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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