Category: Meetings / Demonstrations

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

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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!

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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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