Category: Artist Groups

Ellis County Art Association: New Look for the Website

ECAA has changed it’s website provider but you may use the same URL to locate it: https://elliscountyart.net/ The new look is clean and sleek but informative.

ECAA has recently relocated to a new gallery home: ART on the Square, 113 West Franklin, Waxahachie TX.

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500x Gallery Accepting Applications for New Members!

500X Gallery Seeking Applications for New Members
for the 2018/2019 Season
Application Packets due April 7th, 2018

http://www.500x.org/membership-applications-1/

500x Gallery is an artist run gallery collective with a long tradition.  Having been run by artists for 40 years, 500x relies on the talent and dedication of it’s members to continue …

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Reception for Association of Traditional Artists Dec. 2 at Dallas Public Library

You are invited to the Dallas Public Library Art Department’s

Exhibit of The Association of Traditional Artists Art

Saturday, December 2, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Fourth floor o f the Dallas Central Library 1515 Young St Dallas, TX 75201

A Reception Honoring ATA Artists Joan Hukel, Jane Kahler, Oleta Walls, Helen Peden, …

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Botanical Artists of North Central Texas – new artist group

A new group has been formed to promote and share botanical art in the region. It is based at the

Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) adjacent to the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens. It welcomes artists and illustrators using any and all media and styles, and all those interested in the beauty of nature. They …

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Trinity Arts Guild Meetings and Demonstrations for the 2017-2018 year

Trinity Arts Guild (TAG) is open to area artists and art lovers. We embrace artists working in any medium. The Guild was formed in 1961 to help both professional and amateur artists explore, develop and expand their creative talents. 

 

 

TAG provides its members with gallery displays, art competitions and free demonstrations. We participate …

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Richardson Civic Art Society’s Invitation for it’s 52nd Year

ARTISTS & FRIENDS OF THE ARTS

If you are at least 18 years old, you are invited to join the Richardson Civic Art Society

At: www.richardson-arts.org

Flyer: RCAS Members Flyer

Our meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, September through May of each year. Our first monthly meeting …

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Plano Art Association – new year, new place to meet…

website: https://www.facebook.com/pg/PlanoArtAssociation

http://www.planoartassociation.org

The Plano Art Association was formed in 1969 as a non-profit organization, and continues to be a vital part of the community. We are a non-profit organization whose purpose is to encourage artistic development of members, to advance artistic values in community projects, to further art education, to encourage creative activities related …

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Craft Guild of Dallas moving soon to new location

Welcome home! Dear Craft Guild Family: I’m so pleased to bring you the good news that the Guild has signed a long-term lease for a new location.

We have found the perfect spot for us with a landlord who not only loves artists, but isn’t frightened off by tenants who work over open flames …

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Plano Art Association closing its gallery facility

Update regarding Plano Art Association
Gallery Facility
As many of you know, PAA has discontinued occupancy
of it’s gallery space at EastSide Village in the
Arts District in Downtown Plano. Circumstances related to a major increase in the lease
renewal rate made it impossible for the association to afford

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Etsy Dallas 2017 Membership Applications Now Open!

ETSY DALLAS OPENS MEMBERSHIP FOR 2017

Etsy Dallas is looking for dedicated individuals with drive and passion to succeed and further the handmade movement in Dallas. To learn more about our 2017 membership drive, click here
Applications are available now through February 3 on etsydallas.com Etsy Dallas is a cooperative group of local artists and crafters who are …

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Visual Arts League of Allen (VALA) information session Jan. 19

Allen Arts Alliance to Host

Information Session About

Visual Arts League of Allen Area (VALA)

  

The Allen Arts Alliance will host an information session open to all artists and creatives interested in getting involved in the new Visual Arts League of Allen Area (VALA) The social mixer and information session is open to …

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Mid Cities Fine Artists merge with Trinity Arts Guild: “TAG in the Morning”

Trinity Arts Guild it pleased to announce the merger of Mid Cities Fine Artists with Trinity Arts Guild. 

Trinity Arts Guild (TAG) will now sponsor 2 demonstrations per month for their members.  Their normal evening meeting and the morning meeting on the second Wednesday of the month.  The morning meeting is open to …

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Desoto Art League hosts monthly art activities & demonstrations

The Desoto Art League now meets the second Saturday of the month.

We have returned to the nice light and comfortable space of the Desoto Presbyterian Church, meeting time 2 – 4 p.m.

212 W Pleasant Run Rd, DeSoto, TX 75115

There is close parking including handicap spots, kitchen access (because we do enjoy …

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Trinity Arts Guild – a new website & a new year

Trinity Arts Guild is starting its new year of art events off right with a newly designed and beautiful website. Check it out: www.trinityartsguild.net.

Trinity Arts Guild (TAG), a 503 c non-profit organization, is open to area artists and art lovers. We embrace artists working in any medium. The Guild was formed in 1961 …

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2016 50th Annual RCAS Regional Juried Art Exhibition Awards & 50th Anniversary

The grand finale of RCAS’s 50th Anniversary year was celebrated at the Artists’ Award Reception on May 15th at the Charles W. Eisemann Center in Richardson, Texas. In addition to the winning artists and their friends and families, this gala event was attended by the RCAS President, Officers, Members, and thirteen RCAS Presidents Emeritus …

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Craft Guild of Dallas moving to Valley View & more

Moving This Month to Valley View!  Lots of parking, ample classroom space mere steps from your car, better security, and in the artist-focused Valley View Center:  our interim location has lots to offer!  While we hope to be in our permanent location this winter, we are excited at the opportunities our Valley View location brings. …

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500X Call for New Members – deadline April 29

We’re looking for new members, and YOU could be one of them! APPLICATIONS DUE: APRIL 29TH 500X members are responsible for maintaining and running the gallery. Member Duties Monthly Dues ($50 per month) Working During Show Openings Gallery Sitting (during open hours) Attendance of All Member Meetings Member Benefits Monthly Showing in the Members …

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Quilting and Quilt Guilds in DFW: a resource guide

Opportunities for quilting abound in North Texas!

Most of the local guilds schedule monthly meetings with quilt demonstrations, workshops, quilting circles, shows, charitable and community service projects, and even retreats. With groups in almost every city, it’s not hard to find quilters!

For quilting guilds in Texas see http://www.quiltguilds.com/texas.htm

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Quilter’s Guild of Dallas 2015 Fall Schedule

Guild Meetings: First Thursday of each month, 7:15 pm
Congregation Shearith Israel, 9401 Douglas – Dallas, Texas
(Southeast corner of Dallas Tollway & Walnut Hill Lane)
http://www.quiltersguildofdallas.org

The Quilter’s Guild of Dallas boasts numerous friendship groups, an extensive library, workshops, a well-respected annual quilt show, regular meetings featuring nationally known speakers, etc.

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Richardson Civic Art Society – Join for our 50th Year

Richardson Civic Art Society

Artist Groups, Classes / Workshops, Meetings / Demonstrations

Celebrating our 50th Anniversary Year

Richardson Civic Art Society invites all DFW metroplex artists to join us for an art-filled season during our 50th Anniversary Year.  RCAS was founded in 1966 as the first Art group in …

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Center for the Arts closed for renovation but IAA activities continue, plus April membership special

The Irving Art Association’s home at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts will be closed for a month from April 15th through May 17th for renovation. A new roof is being installed and minor maintenance done. No meetings or events will be held at the Center. Although the Center is closed, the activities of …

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The Art Club of McKinney Celebrates 100 Years!

 

November 8-9, 2014 (Saturday & Sunday)
Heard-Craig Hall
306 North Church Street
McKinney, TX

The Art Club of McKinney was founded by Kathryn Heard Craig on Nov. 10, 1914. She was a gifted artist whose talent was apparent by the age of 8 and was passionate about art throughout her …

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ACA- Associated Created Artist Meetings – 2014- 2015

www.acadallas.org 2014-2015 Monthly Meetings with Guest Demo Artist Location-  First United Lutheran Church- 6202 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas Tx, 75214 ACA  meets monthly Sept – May on the 1st Tuesday of the month, 7:00- 9:00 pm. Monthly Award Show- Bring Artwork for contest, 1st place winner is named (Artist of the Month ) and added …

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North Texas Photo Excursions group

Get intuitive & comprehensive photography education from one of the best photographers in the State. All of our events are fun, casual & a great opportunity to ask questions & really become familiar and learn more about photography, from equipment, settings, fundamental technique, composition, lighting, self promotion, processing, photoshop & software and a myriad …

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Richardson Civic Art Society

RCAS ART GROUP PLANS FOR 2013-14

Richardson Civic Art Society invites all DFW metroplex artists to join us for an art-filled season.  Art shows, artist’s demonstrations, and workshops are organized by RCAS to benefit anyone who wants to participate.  Complete information on the events of the 2013-14 season is available on the website at http://www.richardson-arts.org.

The first artist’s …

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Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA)

Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA), a non-profit organization, is located in Gainesville, TX, about 70 miles north of Dallas and Fort Worth. The purpose of GAVA is to stimulate interest and knowledge of the visual arts for adults and children in the Gainesville and Cooke County, Texas, area.

The group meets at the Visual …

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Fort Worth Decorative Painters

Fort Worth Decorative Painters, a Chapter of the Society of Decorative Painters, meets the third Monday of the month (September thru May). Social time begins at 6:00 p.m. and the business meeting at 6:30. Each meeting includes a project in decorative painting. Non-members may attend one meeting annually as a guest. Annual dues are …

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Yellow Rose Chapter of the Society of Decorative Painters

The Yellow Rose has a new website: http://www.yellowrosechapter.com, plus a new Facebook page.

Decorative Painting, as defined by the Society of Decorative Painters, is a
diverse art form that utilizes a variety of techniques and media to decorate
functional and non-functional surfaces.

Meetings are held monthly at the King of Glory Lutheran Church, 6411 …

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Plano Art Association Announces It’s New Gallery Location!

PLANO ART ASSOCIATION, at the mature age of 46, has a new location. Join us at :

Plano Art Association Gallery

1013 15th Place #105, Plano, TX 75074

 

May 28th 2013! 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

You are invited to bring a piece of your work and be prepared to …

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State of the Arts at the DMA videos

Videos from the State of the Arts discussion held Jan. 24, 2013 at Dallas Museum of Art. State of the Arts is a partnership between the DMA and KERA’s Art&Seek. Post on the Art&Seek’s YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/artandseek

2:37

“Are We There Yet?” Dallas, Stop Asking.

Here’s Kim Cadmus Owens, artist and associate professor, saying Dallas needs …

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VAL Artists Donate Artwork to Lewisville Hospital Pediatric Ward‏

Again this year, artists from the Visual Art League of Lewisville donated children themed artwork to the pediatric ward of the Lewisville Hospital.  These pieces of artwork were part of the Holiday decorated MCL Grand in Lewisville. Website: http://www.visualartleague.org/

The following artists participated in this act of giving pleasure to the children who are being cared …

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New Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) President

Zane Steadman, Texas Visual Art Association’s now former President, announced that Diana Moya was elected as the new TVAA President.In Zane’s words, “Diana has great credentials, and I think she will be great as a person of ideas to make TVAA grow. So, please welcome Diana Moya to the 2013 Board.”

On behalf of TVAA, …

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Art Groups in North Texas

Nonprofit artist groups in North Texas:

  • Allen Quilter’s Guild
  • American Institute of Graphic Arts, Dallas Chapter (AIGA Dallas)
  • Apple Corps of Dallas. Vision SIG
  • Arlington Visual Arts Association
  • Art After 5
  • Art Club of McKinney
  • Art Connection (IrvingArtsCenter)
  • Art Educators of North Central Texas (affiliate of the Texas Art Education Association) (blog) Facebook …

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Informal or Private Artist Groups


Informal or private artist groups in North Texas:

  • 500X Gallery (artists co-op)
  • Art Attacks (guerilla art marketing from Arts Council of Fort Worth and Tarrant County)
  • Art Conspiracy (fundraising group of artists)
  • ArtFest (Memorial Day weekend event supporting the arts)
  • Art Focus XC
  • Artful Designs
  • Artisan’s Studio-Gallery
  • Artists’ Showplace
  • Art Patrol (painting in public spaces & …

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