Category: Meetings / Demonstrations

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.

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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.

Bev Boren was also the juror for the 2018 SWA Members Exhibition, which is on …

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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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“Wait! We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick! Fix the House!” A Demo Nov. 7 by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST

You are invited to: “Wait!  We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick!  Fix the House!” A Demo by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST.  The event takes place on November 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas.

Carol will be demonstrating step-by-step how she makes stone and brick texture and then …

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Justin Burns: Golden Art Demo Oct. 23 for Irving Art Association

Tuesday, October 23rd from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m is the monthly Members’ meeting of the Irving Art Association. Our guest artist will be JUSTIN BURNS, a Golden Paints Working Artist.

Justin will present a GOLDEN Acrylics lecture and demonstration, a fun informative, educational and fast-paced introduction to all the products GOLDEN has to offer. …

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Golden Paints Demo by Justin Burns Oct. 15 for SWA in Fort Worth

The next Society of Watercolor Artists member meeting is Monday, October 15th at 7pm. Demo artist will be Justin Burns, a Golden Paints Working Artist.

Justin will present a GOLDEN Acrylics lecture and demonstration, a fun informative, educational and fast-paced introduction to all the products GOLDEN has to offer. The lecture covers information about the …

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FBCAA Demo/Workshop with Ruben Contreras – Charcoal – Oct. 16

The October 16th meeting of the Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association will feature artist Ruben Contreras. FBCAA meetings are held August – May (except Dec.) in the Craft Room of Farmers Branch Senior Center at Valwood & Dennis Lane. Meeting schedule: 9:00 -9:30 Social Time; 9:30-10:30 Meeting 10:30-12:00; Demo 1:00 – 3:00 Workshop. GUESTS …

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InkTober Challenge is here again! (Also the DFW Urban Sketchers group)

Yes, InkTober is really a thing, not a mispelling. It’s a world-wide challenge for artists to create works with inks and post them on the Internet, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.

Use the hashtag #InkTober to share your work or to locate the inspiring works of other artists. There’s also #PrintInkTober for printmakers!

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TAG in the Morning Oct. 10 – Carl Wells on creating mobiles

Our next TAG in the Morning meeting will be October 10th at 10:00 AM. Carl Wells will be demonstrating how to put together mobiles. Please be thinking about things that can fly, swim, dance, float, etc. and if pos- sible, please bring 3 or 4 small replicas or models that would depict that idea to …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest 2018 Juried Exhibition – demonstration & awards reception on Oct. 7

Please join us for the 37th Annual Juried Show for the Pastel Society of the Southwest.  Juror and judge for the show, Diane Rappisi, will demonstrate from 2-4 pm on Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Tower Gallery in Grapevine Texas.

Awards will be presented after the demonstration. The show will run from October 3 …

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Junanne Peck, Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark – VAST October 3rd Guest Artist Demonstration

Join VAST for a printmaking demonstration by accomplished artist Junanne Peck on October 3rd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Information about her art and demonstration of various printmaking techniques will be presented. This lecture will be the close of her 3 day workshop held in Denton which will include …

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Sept. 25 Irving Art Association meeting: FACE OFF! John Irizarry vs John Hunter

Tuesday, September 25th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m is the monthly Members’ meeting of the Irving Art Association. This is the first meeting of the new season, and we’ll announce new opportunities for our artists!

For more about IAA, see the website IrvingArt.org or email us at info@irvingart.org. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the …

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Sarah Graham Hartman watercolor demo for SWA Sept. 17

The next Society of Watercolor Artists member meeting is tomorrow, Monday, September 17th at 7pm.

Artwork critique will begin at 6pm.  Bring a painting which is in progress or completed if you would like an artist critique.

Artist of the Month competition will continue this month.  You’re encouraged to bring a framed piece to hang.  Winners are …

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Acrylic Printmaking with a Gelli Plate: Demo & Mini-Workshop Sept. 18 by Sharon Giles in Farmers Branch

Sharon Giles will demo and and teach a mini-workshop on Gelli printing for the Farmers Branch – Carrollton Art Association (FBCAA) meeting on September 18, 2018. Guests are welcome for the demo 10:30 – noon. The mini-workshop is $10 and runs from 1-3pm.

To sign up for the workshop, contact Bess Saloman at besstek@yahoo.com.

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E. Melinda Morrisoin oil demo for Richardson Civic Art Society Sept. 18

RICHARDSON CIVIC ART SOCIETY

http://www.richardson-arts.org/

Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month – from September to May – in the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. The meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.

The business meeting is followed by a demo artist in any of several media including watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, and …

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Bob Burridge acrylic demo for Southwestern Watercolor Society Sept. 11

Next Meeting: Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 7:00 pm, LLUMC Asbury Hall, Dallas.
http://www.swswatercolor.org/ In addition to the SWS membership exhibit this month and reception, we also will be treated to a demonstration by Bob Burridge at the monthly meeting while he is here to judge the membership show and is teaching a three day …

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September Meetings at the Trinity Arts Guild: Sept. 10 Tanjore Art and Sept. 12 Composition

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

Navneeta Khemka will be the guest demo artist for TAG’s first meeting of 2018-19 on Monday, Sept. 10 at 6:30 p.m.. She will teach us about Tanjore art. Tanjore Painting is one of the most popular forms of classical …

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New public art at the Bath House Cultural Center – Seeking community input Sept. 8 & 12

Community Meeting – Public Art

The Office of Cultural Affairs Public Art Program

Sept. 8 2pm or

Sept. 12 4pm

Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawler, Dallas

www.bathhousecultural.com

 

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Sept. 11: Dallas Architecture Forum Opens New Season With Visionary Architect Alberto Kalach

The Dallas Architecture Forum

Announces its 2018-2019 Season

Opening on September 11 with

Visionary Architect Alberto Kalach

Alberto Kalach will open The Dallas Architecture Forum’s 2018-2019 lecture season on Tuesday, September 11 at 7 p.m. at …

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VAST Demonstration on Clay Cups: Mindy Faubion on Sept. 5

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) invites you to a demonstration on making cups from clay by artist Mindy Faubion on September 5th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, located at 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX.

“It can take me forever to choose the right coffee cup in …

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Pastel Society of the Southwest Fall Meetings & Demos

PSSW’s fall meetings begin Sunday, September 9th at 3 pm. We meet in the community room of Stacy’s Furniture in Grapevine. This month’s presentation will be Justin Burns, the Golden Artist representative for the Golden artist materials. Come see all the materials that the company has that can be used for pastel paintings.

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Colleen Drew demo on Photo Encaustic at Visual Art League of Lewisville Meeting Sept. 11

Visual Art League of Lewisville presents member Colleen Drew, Demo on Photo Encaustic at Members Meeting Sept. 11

THE NEXT MEMBER MEETING IN SEPTEMBER WILL BE COLLEEN G. DREW DOING A DEMO OF HER PROCESS FOR PHOTO ENCAUSTIC. SHE WILL SHOW YOU DIFFERENT WAYS OF USING THE BEESWAX AND DAMAR RESIN MIXTURE TO ADD …

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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

https://www.facebook.com/farmersbranchcarrolltonart/

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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