Shibori Workshop April 3

Shibori Workshop

hosted by Magda Dia & Silky Hart

Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm 

McKinney Art House

502 N Kentucky St.

McKinney, TX  75069

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon learning the magic of Indigo dye through Shibori techniques in this hands-on workshop.

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Paul Tassone: Reception for Hunting Art Prize Finalist

We are having a reception March 25 and send off for Paul Tassone, a Hunting Art Prize finalist before he takes his piece Dante’s Tears for the final round of judging. He is also bringing some works that have never been seen before and all are open to the public to purchase. The event …

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Acrylic Abstract Classes with Kim Collins

ACRYLIC ABSTRACTS CLASS

Price:  $225 for 6 weeks

Class dates:  Tuesday mornings – April 5 to May 10,   10:00 am to 12:00 noon

Thursday evenings – April 7 to May 12,  5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Location:  Elm Street Studio, 139 S. Elm Street, Keller, TX 76248

Age:  adults

In this course you …

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“This Could be Your Color” – Josh Monroe MFA Exhibition

University of Dallas Master of Fine Art Candidate Josh Monroe presents a body of cast pulp prints, exploring modes from papermaking, sculpture and printmaking. Join us to explore an interdisciplinary body of work that defies easy categorization and explores themes of space, surface, movement and color.

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Opening April 9th, 3-6pm at Umbrella Gallery, Umbrella …

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DeSoto Art League

Just because we live in the suburbs doesn’t make us boring! Desoto Art League meets the last Thursday of the month (excluding summer months).

There are monthly art demonstrations, three big shows per year, and an association with the City of Desoto to grow the arts including a scholarship program with the high school.

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2016 Dallas International Film Festival (DIFF) April 14 -24

The Dallas Film Society announces the full schedule for the 10th edition of the Dallas International Film Festival (April 14-24) Academy Award-nominated DP Ed Lachman will receive the Dallas Star Award, and legendary director Monte Hellman will receive the first L.M. “Kit” Carson Maverick Award USA Network’s Queen of the South debuts first episode …

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Jane Jones Experimental / Acrylic Workshop April 25 – 28

EXPERIMENTAL/ACRYLIC WORKSHOP

Price: $325.00
Workshop Dates: 4/25/2016 – 4/28/2016 (4 days)
Location: Artists’ Showplace – Dallas
Phone Number: 972-407-1566
Address:
15615 Coit Rd. Suite 230
Dallas, Texas 75248
Country: United States

– Use of acrylics and collage with different mediums

– On-going demonstrations
– …

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SOLILOQUY: Trenton Doyle Hancock opens April 2 at the Public Trust

SOLILOQUY: Trenton Doyle Hancock
Opening Reception: Sat. April 2, 2016 • 6-9 PM

The Public Trust http://www.trustthepublic.com/
2271 Monitor St. in Dallas, TX

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
The Public Trust is pleased to present Trenton Doyle Hancock in the next installment of SOLILOQUY, a series of solo exhibitions featuring …

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1814 MAGAZINE Presents Donna DeMari’s ‘Age Of The Supermodel’ Photography

presents

Age Of The Supermodel
Photographs by Donna DeMari

April 15 through 17, 2016
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

750 N. Saint Paul, Dallas, Texas 75201

Opening Reception
April 14, 2016
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This exhibition of images, by celebrated fashion photographer Donna DeMari, represents a portion of a …

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Intermediate Acrylic Workshop by Hiral Joshi in April

Intermediate Acrylic Painting  (Acrylic I) classes on Thursdays, April 7, 14, 21, 2016 From 6:30-8:30 pm

All levels of artists welcome. To register, contact Hiral at contacthir@gmail.com.

Have you ever wanted to just be creative with paint, without stressing about how things will turn out? This workshop may be just what you are looking for!

You’ll learn knife …

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The Modernist Meetup March 23

SPECIAL INVITE! JOIN US WEDNESDAY MARCH 23RD FOR THE MODERNIST MEET UP AT 4962 FUQUA  

 

The MODERNIST Meet Up is about:

Connecting the Dallas Modern Community Fostering Ideas and Creativity Building Relationships Having a good time! MODERNISM | MUSIC | WINE AND GOOD TIMES Come network, socialize, learn and share ideas among …

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SEN Watercolor Workshop at Crow Collection of Asian Art April 2

SEN Watercolor Workshop

Sat Apr 02 2016 2:00 pm — 5:00 pm at Crow Collection of Asian Art

http://crowcollection.org/ai1ec_event/sen-watercolor-workshop/?instance_id=61884

Drawing inspiration from our exhibition, Time and Eternity: Landscape Paintings by Bireswar Sen, enjoy a hands-on workshop and immerse yourself in miniature landscapes using variouswatercolor techniques featuring watercolor extraordinaires, Jay Bailey and Emily Riggert. All levels welcome. …

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Denton ISD Elementary and High School Art Shows

 

Youth Art Month
Gough Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton
March 1 – March 26, 2016, FREE
National Youth Art Month is a month of promoting art and art education in the United States. Families and children can enjoy the work of Denton Independent School District Elementary school students in this …

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Colored Pencil Portrait Workshop with Noriko DeWitt June 23-26

Want to draw a realistic portrait?  Learn skills and techniques to breathe life into your artwork, create realistic shine in the eyes, glowing skin, and silky hair that you can almost feel!

In this 4-day workshop, we will learn how to transfer reference image onto paper, step-by-step instruction on the coloring process, and how …

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Celebrate Art in Mineral Wells: Booth Applications Available

Celebrate Art is an art show designed to promote the arts in Mineral Wells and the surrounding county.

Join us in our inaugural year to browse through an incredible selection of local art, taste delicious local food, and Celebrate Art in Mineral Wells! The event will take place in and around the beautiful Old …

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Arcadia Salon with Yaacov Agam April 19 at the Geometric MADI

ARCADIA SALON
APRIL 19 

Yaacov Agam is one of the pioneer creators of the kinetic movement in art as well as its most outstanding contemporary representative. He’s coming to the Geometric MADI for an Arcadia Salon Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 5:30 pm.

A passionate experimenter, Agam deals with such problems as the 4th …

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Jill Danahey “Amplifying Color” at Giddens Gallery

You are invited

FEATURED ARTIST’S SHOW and RECEPTION

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine

 

FEATURED ARTIST

“Amplifying Color”

by Jill Danahey

Jill’s work – http://goo.gl/pvXcj3

 

Show March 30 – April 9

Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am – 6:00pm

 

Artist’s Reception April 2 – 6:00 PM till 9:00 PM

Enjoy Fine Art, Complimentary Wine, …

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Come to the Sunset Soiree at the Bath House on April 16

The Friends of the Bath House Cultural Center is delighted to announce “Sunset “Soirée, An Evening at the Bath House Cultural Center” benefiting the historic landmark building.

Much more than a Dallas icon, the Bath House is the preeminent harbor for the arts, providing musicians, artists, and theatric groups a singular …

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Fairview Art Show entries due March 31

Inaugural Town of Fairview Art Show

Friday, April 29, 2016 through Sunday, May 1, 2016  http://www.fairviewtexas.org/index.php/component/content/article/2-uncategorised/114-artshow

 

Calling all local artists! Enter your original artwork, completed in the last three years, in the Inaugural Town of Fairview Art Show, to be held in the Village at Fairview from Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, …

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Printmaking: lecture & demo March 26 at the Bath House & workshops in April

 

Gallery Talk and Demonstration “Witness # 1” – Art by Barbara Elam

The Fine Art of Printmaking
Presented by Barbara Elam

Saturday, March 26, 2016
(4 PM)

In connection with its current exhibition, “Women in Print,” the Bath House Cultural Center presents a gallery talk and demonstration by Barbara Elam on Saturday, …

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Pat Dews Workshop May 16-20

Lake Granbury Art Association hosts a four-day workshop, May 16-20, 2016 with award winning acrylic/watercolorist Pat Dews, patdews.com.
Pat is a popular, enthusiastic instructor who teaches how to paint and see in a more abstract way. $400 members/$420 nonmembers, $75 deposit. media: watercolor and acrylic

Contact Diana Littlejohn, 817/578-1842, littlejohndj@charter.net, 4027 Fairway Drive DCBE, Granbury …

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Times Ten Art Show: Four Old White Guys March 31

New art show at Times Ten Winery: FOUR OLD WHITE GUYS Dave Norris Photography, Terry Crum paintings, Karl Melton Paintings, Todd Gutmann Paintistrations Showing their art Thursday, March 31, 6 – 9 pm (free parking) Times Ten Winery
6324 Prospect Ave (Lakewood)
Dallas, TX 75214 http://toddgutmann.com/home.html cell: 214.763.1615

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NEW URBAN LANDSCAPE: ‘We Are All Homeless’ opens April 2nd

New Urban Landscape: We Are All Homeless

FEATURING WILLIE BARONET and the STEWPOT ARTISTS

https://www.facebook.com/events/1121136507930919/
Opening reception Saturday, April 2, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
On view April 2 through April 23

The MAC
1601 South Ervay Street, Dallas, TX 75215
214.953.1212  http://the-mac.org/
Entrance at 1600 Gano St. Parking available on street.

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Free Maker Class: Learn Arduino

You are invited to a free class to learn about Arduino.

Learn How to:
• Get started with the Arduino. Understand the Arduino ecosystem, tools and prototyping workflow.

• Sense The Environment. Measure physical things such as light, temperature, humidity, barometric pressure, detect motion with Infrared and Ultrasonic sensors, detect acceleration, line sensors, …

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La Hoya Glass Studio Open House April 9

La Hoya Glass Artists – Open House
Saturday, April 9 from 3PM – 7 PM
401 International Parkway, Suite 108
Richardson, TX 75081
www.lahoyaglass.com

Visit our beautiful new studio and gallery, meet the artists and see our recent work.
La Hoya is the studio home of 12 independent fused …

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Dallas Arts Week April 9 – 17, 2016

The third Dallas Arts Week, April 9-17, 2016, will be a city-wide celebration of Dallas arts, designed to build awareness and appreciation for the cultural renaissance occurring in our city.

https://www.facebook.com/DallasArtsWeek/

The Dallas Art Fair will also partner with Dallas Arts Week, which includes an exhibition by Irving Penn at the DMA, Karl Holmqvist at the Power Station, and …

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Irving Folk Art Exhibits – call for artists FREE

The Irving Heritage Society, the Entertainment Series of Irving, and the City of Irving are sponsoring a community-wide event:

CELEBRATING IRVING: THE CITY AND THE MAN – 2016

The honoree is folk artist and book illustrator Will Moses, a fourth generation member of the renowned Moses family. Will’s art …

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“Critter Creation: Bringing Art Toys to life, from concept to completion,” a presentation by Artist Toby Grauberger

Artist Toby Grauberger will present “Critter Creation: Bringing Art Toys to life, from concept to completion” at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), meeting in Denton on Thursday, April 7th from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Toby creates characters from vinyl, clay and resin. He creates one-of-a-kind toys, and he is the founder …

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YouTube: New Art Videos March 18

Art News DFW follows more than 200 YouTube channels devoted to arts and crafts. To view the list, click here. To see our Video Playlists, click here. Email artnewsdfw@gmail.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.

ARTS

Figure Drawing – Gesture https://youtu.be/xbE0vYgng00

Artist Problems – Framing on a Budget …

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Local Art Reviews & Videos March 18

Art News DFW’s weekly guide series to promote the local artists, galleries and art organizations in North Texas. We provide a round-up of locally published art reviews, art stories and videos. Please email artnewsdfw@gmail.com if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.

Downtown Dallas makeover: Acclaimed …

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Near/Sighted: Close Perspectives on Natural Phenomena

Examine every detail—real or imagined—in works ranging from living dioramas to mixed-media sculpture and photography. Opening Reception Friday, March 18th 5-7pm

Mingle with art and garden lovers while viewing original work on display by Nomadic Fungi Institute, Karen Vanderpool-Haerle, Amanda Reschke and Irwin Lightstone  and Britt Coalson.

The Gallery @NHG is dedicated to expanding interest in local art …

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Ladies Night! at the Small Gallery

“Ladies Night” at the Small Gallery

Even in this day and age, women are not given equal opportunities to show their art. In its own small way, The Small Gallery would like to change that!

Please join us for a reception on Saturday, March 19, from 6:00-9:00 pm. Come help us celebrate our Texas’ …

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Call For Entries – Deadline; April 2 – Artists ’Round Texas 14th Small Works Juried Art Show

Download prospectus/entry form and read size requirements at our web site www.artistsroundtx.org.or Facebook page to down load an Small Works entry form.

Show /Delivery of Art: Rowlett Annex Conference Bldg

4004 Main, Rowlett – Behind Rowlett City Hall

Take-in/Pay entry fee – Sat. April 2 (10am -12noon) Annex Conference Bldg Hanging & Setup after take-in.

Juror: …

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Film & Exhibits highlight Black Women’s Month at the SDCC

South Dallas Cultural Center
3400 S. Fitzhugh Avenue Dallas TX 75210
http://www.dallasculture.org/SDCulturalCenter/
We bid a fond farewell to our fearless leader Vicki Meek, but we won’t skip a beat in March because it’s Black Women’s Month!

I just want to thank everyone who took time to celebrate with me …

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“The Galactic Wonder” by Asia A. Lewis at Giddens Gallery

“The Galactic Wonder”
by Asia A Lewis “The Galactic Wonder” describes my growth as an artist and discovering my voice. The paint strokes, colors, patterns and textures call to me each time I am at the canvas. Each piece reminds me of nature by way of the galaxy. The galaxy is full of wonder …

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