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Saturday, October 20, 2012

Monday, October 22nd, 2012 - Sunday, October 28th, 2012

What's happening in art in the North Texas area (with emphasis on nonprofit visual arts groups). Find out where to go to appreciate, create, meet or learn about art!


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TO ADD AN EVENT, contact moderator@artgroupsdfw.com or use the Submission Form. All notices are moderated.

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Events

(Exhibit Openings & Receptions, Art Walks / Studio Tours, Festivals & Art Sales, Art Lectures & Conferences, Fundraisers and Paintouts)

Click on Art Events Calendar to see full details and links.

Monday, October 22

  • Jessica Strubel opens
  • Senior Level Fibers Exhibition opens
  • Adjunct Core Design opens

Tuesday, October 23

  • Tuesday Evenings at the Modern (Lectures)

Thursday, October 25

  • ArtOfficial Exhibition (Uniquely Dallas)
  • International Artist Day
  • Lecture by Photographer Mitch Dobrowner
  • Pie in the Sky: HCAF Visual Arts Center's Annual Art Auction and Benefit Dinner

Friday, October 26

  • Bead Fest Texas
  • Last Friday Gallery Night in Granbury

Saturday, October 27

  • Bead Fest Texas
  • 36th Annual Huffhines Art Trails Festival
  • Harvest Moon Festival
  • 11th Annual Wildlife Juried Art Competition Traveling Exhibit opens
  • Morir es un Arte: The Art of Death opens
  • North Texas Blackland Prairie Artisan and Fibre Faire

Sunday, October 28

  • Bead Fest Texas
  • 36th Annual Huffhines Art Trails Festival
  • Harvest Moon Festival

Poet Laureate Project reception

Lectures are also held at several local art museums:

For more gallery openings see

Meetings and Demonstrations

Click on the Art Meetings Calendar to see details and links.

Monday, October 22

  • Dallas Area Fiber Artists
  • Weatherford Art Association (WAA)

Tuesday, October 23

  • Embroiderers' Guild of America. Greater Dallas Chapter.
  • Irving Art Association
  • Plano Art Association

Wednesday, October 24

  • Mineola League of the Arts
  • Rockwall Art League
  • Texas Pottery & Sculpture Guild

Thursday, October 25

  • Desoto Art League
  • Gainesville Area Visual Arts (GAVA)

Saturday, October 27

  • Articrafters
  • Fort Worth Weavers Guild

For the schedule for weekly ongoing art activity groups, see Painting, Drawing & Critique Groups.

 

Classes & Workshops

Note that classes and workshops require prior registration. Click on the Art Instruction Calendar to see details and links.

Monday, October 22

  • Ted Nuttall Watercolor Portrait Workshop
  • Thomas Schaller Transparent Watercolor
  • Barbara McFarland Oil & Acrylic
  • LGAA Free Drawing Session
  • Pat Kochan Monday Watermedia Class
  • Barbara Hentzen classes

Tuesday, October 23

  • Ted Nuttall Watercolor Portrait Workshop
  • Thomas Schaller Transparent Watercolor
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • Craft those Pins!
  • Drawing - Beginner
  • Midtown Artist Studios Classes
  • Oil Painting - Beginner
  • TAC Life Drawing Session
  • Teta Smith watermedia classes
  • TUESDAY MORNING FREEHAND DRAWING Vern Johnson
  • Watercolor with Bennie Wood

Wednesday, October 24

  • Ted Nuttall Watercolor Portrait Workshop
  • Thomas Schaller Transparent Watercolor
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • FIGURE DRAWING 1 with Michael Mentler
  • LGAA Free Painting Sessions
  • Naomi Brotherton Wednesday Watercolor Class
  • WATERCOLOR WEDNESDAYS--Margie Whittington
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING ACRYLIC & OIL PAINTING WITH VERN JOHNSON
  • "Plein Air Painting Landscapes" with Niki Gulley
  • Inspired by Chihuly: Art Journaling

Thursday, October 25

  • Ted Nuttall Watercolor Portrait Workshop
  • Thomas Schaller Transparent Watercolor
  • ARLENEZART Pottery Classes
  • FRANK FRANCESE 3- Day Watercolor Workshop
  • Basic Class in Watercolor
  • Midtown Artist Studios Classes
  • Silver Point Drawing Workshop

Friday, October 26

  • Ted Nuttall Watercolor Portrait Workshop
  • FRANK FRANCESE 3- Day Watercolor Workshop
  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Kaligrafos Fall Retreat with Barbara Close
  • Calligraphy Class - The Joy of Calligraphy
  • FRIDAY ALL DAY ACRYLIC PAINTING Margie Whittington
  • LGAA Free Experimental Art Group
  • Watercolor with Bennie Wood

Saturday, October 27

  • FRANK FRANCESE 3- Day Watercolor Workshop
  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Kaligrafos Fall Retreat with Barbara Close
  • Junanne Peck Encaustic / Monotypes Workshops
  • Marilyn Bourbon Workshop
  • Traci Hutton's Cats & Bats

Sunday, October 28

  • Encaustic workdays/workshops
  • Kaligrafos Fall Retreat with Barbara Close

See also these listings:

For painting groups see: Painting, Drawing & Critique Groups

 


Deadlines 

Monday, October 22

  • Festival of Trees deadline

Friday, October 26

  • Studio Eighty Charity Art Show

Saturday, October 27

  • Studio Eighty Charity Art Show

Thursday, November 1

  • People's Choice Art Exhibit and Sale
  • All-In TAC Show deadline
  • Mid Cities Fine Artists (MCFA) Members ONLY Judged Art Show

Friday, November 2

  • People's Choice Art Exhibit and Sale

Thursday, November 15

  • 2012 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show

Saturday, December 15

  • Exhibition proposals at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center



TO ADD AN EVENT, contact moderator@artgroupsdfw.com or use the Submission Form. All notices are moderated.

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