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Darla Bostick – 2016 Art Calendar, Spring Portugal Tour, Watercolor classes, Ghost Ranch Workshop / Retreat

Every year the calendar sells out! To be sure you get as many as you need for personal use or for friends, family and clients, let me know NOW.

This is my 6th year to offer a beautiful calendar of heavy card-stock that shares 12 of my paintings. Many of the images in the …

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Art Conspiracy: Continuing Our Story (Jessie Martinez)

Artist Story: Jessie Martinez Get a peek at this Art Con artist’s journey from the start

Halfway through its 11th year, and Art Conspiracy is just picking up steam. “In March, we announced that we’ve grown bigger than just a fundraising platform into an enhanced year-round platform of which the reach and potential is …

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FREE Art Pubs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

http://www.metmuseum.org/research/metpublications/

MetPublications is a portal to the Met’s comprehensive publishing program with 1,500 titles, including books, online publications, and Bulletins and Journals from the last five decades. Over 422 items are free to download, read or search for FREE. Other titles may be purchased through the interface.

For the Met’s Bulletin, all but the …

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Community College Courses on Art for Summer

Don’t forget about the local community / junior colleges for classes on art. They typically offer noncredit community or continuing ed courses along with for-credit options. It’s time to enroll now.

Dallas County Community College District: http://www.dcccd.edu/

  • Brookhaven
  • Cedar Valley
  • Eastfield
  • El Centro
    http://www.elcentrocollege.edu/Admissions/Schedule/2015/Summer/prefix/ARTS.php
  • Dallas …

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Etsy stock goes public on NASDEC

Etsy is well known to artists and crafters as an online resource for selling work. This 10-year old “online craft bazaar” company recently had a successful IPO opening on NASDEC.

Read more about it:

Etsy now worth over $3 billion. Stock jumps 88% after IPO Etsy IPO Tests Pledge to Balance Social Mission and Profit Click …

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2015 Dallas Art Fair in review

It’s over, but the reviews and pix are still up: Dallas Art Fair 2015 On Artsy:

https://www.artsy.net/dallas-art-fair

Browse the fair by Exhibitor, type of work or Artist, plus these articles:

Dallas Art Fair Kicks Off with a Herd of Early Sales Unpacking the Dallas Scene’s Disproportionate Art World Influence 7 Must-See Texas Museum Exhibitions During …

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British Monarchy playing cards

LUX Playing Cards of Fort Worth has released a new fine art deck of playing cards of famous and notorious British Monarchy of centuries past. The playing cards feature all new original art of King and Queens, including King Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth I, Anne Boleyn, King Edward I “Longshanks” and many more. The …

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Annual Printmaker Subscription Program from NTSU’s P.R.I.N.T.

New Subscription Program

(L) Untimely Divergence and (R) Habitual Element by Nicole Hand

P.R.I.N.T Press invites the public to become a member of our new Annual Printmaker Subscription Program.

This new program will support visiting printmaker residencies in which emerging and renowned printmakers will publish works at P.R.I.N.T every fall semester with the assistance of students and faculty …

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DMA Digitizes its Collection

Access to the DMA’s Entire Collection for the First Time

http://www.dallasmuseumofart.org/collection

Dallas, TX—August 19, 2014— Maxwell Anderson, the Eugene McDermott Director of the Dallas Museum of Art, announced today the launch of an exciting redesigned digital database for the Museum’s collection of encyclopedic art through its website, DMA.org.  This marks the first phase of an …

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Amon Carter Digitizes 35,000 Works from American Photographers

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Digitizes More than 35,000 Artworks with Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities September 11, 2014

 

FORT WORTH, Texas—The Amon Carter Museum of American Art announces that it has cataloged, digitized and published online more than 35,000 artworks of eight prominent American photographers of the 20th century—Carlotta …

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Introducing Nat. Brut, an online arts magazine

Nat. Brut is proud to present Issue Four! This is the first issue under Dallas-based editors Kayla E. and Axel Severs.

The issue features flash fiction, short fiction, poetry, a one-act play, a short film, animations, humor pieces, a massive comics section, an interview, and visual curations of photography, found images, and artwork made …

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The First National Center for Arts Research Report‏

FIRST DATA-DRIVEN ASSESSMENT OF THE HEALTH OF THE NONPROFIT ARTS INDUSTRY RELEASED BY SMU’S NATIONAL CENTER FOR ARTS RESEARCH (NCAR) NCAR Report Is First of Its Kind for the Arts, Built on Most Comprehensive Set of Data Ever Compiled
Study Identifies Performance Drivers and Determines Value of Managerial Expertise

DALLAS (SMU) – The …

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British Art – Paintings, Sculpture & Denby China

Animal Sculpture – Bronze Sculptures – Horse Sculpture – Bronze Statue: Jonathan Knight Sculpture UK

http://www.jonathanknightsculpture.co.uk/

UK based leading animal sculptor or animalier bronzes specialist provides animal sculpture, bronze sculptures, bronze horse sculptures, horse bronzes, bronze statues, equestrian bronzes, animal bronzes, bronze animal sculptures, equine bronzes sculpture, bird bronzes sculpture and fine art bronzes.

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Arts+Culture Magazine Launches As Statewide Publication

ARTSTARS MEDIA LLC MERGES A+C NORTH TEXAS AND SISTER PUBLICATION A+C HOUSTON TO LAUNCH THE NEW STATEWIDE MAGAZINE, ARTS+CULTURE TEXAS.

Dallas, TX – ArtStars Media LLC, parent company of Arts+Culture North Texas and sister publicationArts+Culture Houston, today announces the merger of the two publications into a new statewide monthly periodical, Arts+Culture Texas. September is the inaugural issue and …

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P.R.I.N.T. Press publication

(L) Scott Ingram & Ryan Burkhart (R) C.S.H #9 Saarinen, 2013, screen print, 28.25 x 41 inches P.R.I.N.T Press is pleased to announce the publication of a print by Atanta-based artist Scott Ingram, who collaborated with master printer Ryan Burkhart in April 2013. Entitled C.S.H #9 Saarinen, Scott Ingram’s new print demonstrates his ongoing exploration of modernist architecture and industrial …

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Nancy Standlee check images

Twenty of my images have been licensed to be on checks, check book covers and address labels for check advantage… in sets of 4 rotations..roosters, flowers, figures, farm animals, and high heels!

http://new.checkadvantage.com/nancy-standlee-checks

Nancy Standlee
Nancy Standlee Art Blog
Nancy Standlee Art
Daily Paintworks Gallery
Imagekind
Canvas by …

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Iron Frog Press

Iron Frog Press (IFR} is a backwoods fine art press in the heart of downtown Dallas. Iron Frog Press is dedicated to printing innovative editions and working with artists to complete their printmaking projects. IFP specializes in color relief and intaglio printing, block cutting, photocopy transfers, chine colle, monoprinting, collagraphs, papermaking and combination print projects.
 
Matt has 20 years experience in fine art printing. He graduated from UNT with a degree in printmaking in ’94. Since graduation Matt has worked as commercial press operator, a graghic designer, art handler and a mural painter. He established Iron Frog Press ress in ’09 As well as making print and facilitating print projects for other artist, he constructs art objects of recycled paper and materials he has harvested from his property. Matt has been been shown in galleries and museums around the United States and he has won numerous awards for his work.

Matt is a founding member of the North Texas Printmakers Guild. (website: Facebook Page) The NT Printmaker’s Guild is a local organization, whose main purpose is to promote printmaking in North Texas. This newly formed group intends to be a resource and network for local professional artists, printers, vendor, collectors, and dealers who are interest in printmaking. Although this group is only a few months old, they’ve already hosted their inaugural show this past November and have shows scheduled for February and June.. Their 1st meeting is scheduled for January 7th at Oil and Cotton. For more info on the North Texas Printmakers Guild or to book time at Iron Frog Press Contact Mat Bagley at the below links.

 
 
The primary machine used at IFP is a Conrad Mono print Press with a 48×72 press bed. The press is owned by Terri Thomans of Paper Arts and the master printer is Matt Bagley.  Contact Matt for pricing and to book time at 214 766 7947.
 
 
 

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Iron Frog Press

Iron Frog Press (IFR} is a backwoods fine art press in the heart of downtown Dallas. Iron Frog Press is dedicated to printing innovative editions and working with artists to complete their printmaking projects. IFP specializes in color relief and intaglio printing, block cutting, photocopy transfers, chine colle, monoprinting, collagraphs, papermaking and combination print projects.
 
Matt has 20 years experience in fine art printing. He graduated from UNT with a degree in printmaking in ’94. Since graduation Matt has worked as commercial press operator, a graghic designer, art handler and a mural painter. He established Iron Frog Press ress in ’09 As well as making print and facilitating print projects for other artist, he constructs art objects of recycled paper and materials he has harvested from his property. Matt has been been shown in galleries and museums around the United States and he has won numerous awards for his work.

Matt is a founding member of the North Texas Printmakers Guild. (website: Facebook Page) The NT Printmaker’s Guild is a local organization, whose main purpose is to promote printmaking in North Texas. This newly formed group intends to be a resource and network for local professional artists, printers, vendor, collectors, and dealers who are interest in printmaking. Although this group is only a few months old, they’ve already hosted their inaugural show this past November and have shows scheduled for February and June.. Their 1st meeting is scheduled for January 7th at Oil and Cotton. For more info on the North Texas Printmakers Guild or to book time at Iron Frog Press Contact Mat Bagley at the below links.

 
 
The primary machine used at IFP is a Conrad Mono print Press with a 48×72 press bed. The press is owned by Terri Thomans of Paper Arts and the master printer is Matt Bagley.  Contact Matt for pricing and to book time at 214 766 7947.
 
 
 

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PBS’s Off Book series explores ‘The Effect of Color’

Off Book is a web-original series from PBS Arts that explores cutting edge arts and the artists that make it. Episodes range from video games to typography, internet memes to steampunk culture. The latest offering of 29 short videos is The Effect of Color.

The Effect of Color 

You can also subscribe to the vidoes on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/pbsoffbook

List of Off Book series videos:

Full episodes 29 VIDEOS

The Effect of Color | OFF BOOK
7:28
Air Date 10/18/12
The Creativity of Indie Video Games
7:02
Air Date 10/04/12
The Art of Web Design
6:33
Air Date 09/20/12
Has Fan Culture Changed Society?
6:49
Air Date 09/07/12
The Art of Animation and Motion Graphics
6:29
Air Date 08/23/12
Glitch Art
6:02
Air Date 08/09/12
The Worlds of Viral Video
8:46
Air Date 07/27/12
Seeing Beyond the Human Eye
5:49
Air Date 07/04/12
The Evolution of 8-bit Art
7:29
Air Date 06/14/12
The Culture of Reddit
7:38
Air Date 06/04/12
Lego Art
5:45
Air Date 05/16/12
Fan Art
0:58
Air Date 05/03/12

The Art of Film and TV Title Design
06:29
Air Date 04/18/12

Tattoos, The Permanent Art
04:54
Air Date 04/03/12

Art in the Era of the Internet
06:35
Air Date 03/20/12

Animated GIFs
06:52
Air Date 03/07/12

Off Book: The Evolution of Music Online
05:54
Air Date 01/13/12

Off Book: Book Art
05:43
Air Date 12/20/11

Off Book: Product Design
05:53
Air Date 12/12/11

Off Book: Generative Art – Computers, Data, …
06:52
Air Date 11/23/11

Off Book: The Fashion of Artists
06:22
Air Date 11/23/11

Off Book: Video Games
07:04
Air Date 10/26/11

Off Book: Etsy
04:31
Air Date 10/13/11

Off Book: Street Art
06:38
Air Date 09/28/11

Off Book: F.A.T. Lab
08:38
Air Date 09/13/11

Off Book: Steampunk
05:23
Air Date 08/31/11

Off Book: Visual Culture Online
08:42
Air Date 08/17/11

Off Book: Type
06:58
Air Date 08/03/11

Off Book: Light Painting
04:41
Air Date 07/19/11

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PBS’s Off Book series explores ‘The Effect of Color’

Off Book is a web-original series from PBS Arts that explores cutting edge arts and the artists that make it. Episodes range from video games to typography, internet memes to steampunk culture. The latest offering of 29 short videos is The Effect of Color.

The Effect of Color 

You can also subscribe to the vidoes on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/pbsoffbook

List of Off Book series videos:

Full episodes 29 VIDEOS

The Effect of Color | OFF BOOK
7:28
Air Date 10/18/12
The Creativity of Indie Video Games
7:02
Air Date 10/04/12
The Art of Web Design
6:33
Air Date 09/20/12
Has Fan Culture Changed Society?
6:49
Air Date 09/07/12
The Art of Animation and Motion Graphics
6:29
Air Date 08/23/12
Glitch Art
6:02
Air Date 08/09/12
The Worlds of Viral Video
8:46
Air Date 07/27/12
Seeing Beyond the Human Eye
5:49
Air Date 07/04/12
The Evolution of 8-bit Art
7:29
Air Date 06/14/12
The Culture of Reddit
7:38
Air Date 06/04/12
Lego Art
5:45
Air Date 05/16/12
Fan Art
0:58
Air Date 05/03/12

The Art of Film and TV Title Design
06:29
Air Date 04/18/12

Tattoos, The Permanent Art
04:54
Air Date 04/03/12

Art in the Era of the Internet
06:35
Air Date 03/20/12

Animated GIFs
06:52
Air Date 03/07/12

Off Book: The Evolution of Music Online
05:54
Air Date 01/13/12

Off Book: Book Art
05:43
Air Date 12/20/11

Off Book: Product Design
05:53
Air Date 12/12/11

Off Book: Generative Art – Computers, Data, …
06:52
Air Date 11/23/11

Off Book: The Fashion of Artists
06:22
Air Date 11/23/11

Off Book: Video Games
07:04
Air Date 10/26/11

Off Book: Etsy
04:31
Air Date 10/13/11

Off Book: Street Art
06:38
Air Date 09/28/11

Off Book: F.A.T. Lab
08:38
Air Date 09/13/11

Off Book: Steampunk
05:23
Air Date 08/31/11

Off Book: Visual Culture Online
08:42
Air Date 08/17/11

Off Book: Type
06:58
Air Date 08/03/11

Off Book: Light Painting
04:41
Air Date 07/19/11

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Got Artwork – new online art venue

Got Artwork offers aspiring and professional artists the tools they need start selling their artwork online. You can list your originals and sell POD giclee prints, greeting cards, T-shirts and Canvas prints and and earn your desired markup.

We offer both Free and Paid membership pans that start at just $35/yr . Whether you want to have your artworks and profile listed at Got Artwork or you want your own “www.yourname.com” website, we can help you jump start your online presence. http://GotArtwork.com

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Got Artwork – new online art venue

Got Artwork offers aspiring and professional artists the tools they need start selling their artwork online. You can list your originals and sell POD giclee prints, greeting cards, T-shirts and Canvas prints and and earn your desired markup.

We offer both Free and Paid membership pans that start at just $35/yr . Whether you want to have your artworks and profile listed at Got Artwork or you want your own “www.yourname.com” website, we can help you jump start your online presence. http://GotArtwork.com

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Free eBook: How to Succeed at Art Shows and Festivals

Free eBook Now Available | How to Succeed at Art Shows and Festivals
For several years Xanadu Gallery has published RedDotBlog.com as a resource for artists and art marketing professionals. The blog is a medium for us to share what we have…

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Free eBook: How to Succeed at Art Shows and Festivals

Free eBook Now Available | How to Succeed at Art Shows and Festivals
For several years Xanadu Gallery has published RedDotBlog.com as a resource for artists and art marketing professionals. The blog is a medium for us to share what we have…

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Local artists “Journeys to Abstraction”

North Light has published a new book: “Journeys to Abstraction: 100 Contemporary Paintings and their secrets revealed.” The author is Sue St. John.
More than 50 artists share their process and inspiration on 100 abstract paintings covering a variety…

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Local artists “Journeys to Abstraction”

North Light has published a new book: “Journeys to Abstraction: 100 Contemporary Paintings and their secrets revealed.” The author is Sue St. John.
More than 50 artists share their process and inspiration on 100 abstract paintings covering a variety…

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Art Deadlines List Submissions

 The Art Deadlines List collects and publishes information about opportunities for artists and art students, of all ages and skill levels. If you have any or all of the following:

call for entries/art
art contests/competitions
call for p…

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Art Deadlines List Submissions

 The Art Deadlines List collects and publishes information about opportunities for artists and art students, of all ages and skill levels. If you have any or all of the following:

call for entries/art
art contests/competitions
call for p…

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Pinterest pinboards for Art News DFW and Art in DFW

Art News DFW and Art in DFW now have a presence on Pinterest, the new and popular posting place on the web. Images from our news articles and those contributed to the Flickr group Art in DFW are being “repinned” on our Pinterest pinboards. Check i…

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Pinterest pinboards for Art News DFW and Art in DFW

Art News DFW and Art in DFW now have a presence on Pinterest, the new and popular posting place on the web. Images from our news articles and those contributed to the Flickr group Art in DFW are being “repinned” on our Pinterest pinboards. Check i…

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Gallery Walk Guide now available as mobile app

Spring Gallery Walk has Gone Mobile!This e-mail is to inform you that DADA Spring Gallery Walk on April 21st has gone mobile using Guidebook! Check it out for this Saturday!
To get the guide, choose one of the methods below:

Download&nb…

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Gallery Walk Guide now available as mobile app

Spring Gallery Walk has Gone Mobile!This e-mail is to inform you that DADA Spring Gallery Walk on April 21st has gone mobile using Guidebook! Check it out for this Saturday!
To get the guide, choose one of the methods below:

Download&nb…

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Pinterest – a new online social/gallery tool for artists

Looking for a place to post your portfolio or just for some inspiration? Check out the new Internet phenomenon Pinterest. It’s a free online “pinboard” where you can organize and share images and interests. You can also add prices to your pinboard, s…

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Pinterest – a new online social/gallery tool for artists

Looking for a place to post your portfolio or just for some inspiration? Check out the new Internet phenomenon Pinterest. It’s a free online “pinboard” where you can organize and share images and interests. You can also add prices to your pinboard, s…

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Touching Fiber Arts: new book from TMFA

The Texas Museum of Fiber Arts has published for your enjoyment Touching Fiber Arts. It is 240 pages of beautiful art for you to enjoy. I think you will find this a wonderful art book for your coffee table or a terrific gift that support…

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