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 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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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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You are invited
FEATURED ARTIST’S SHOW and RECEPTION
Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine
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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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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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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Gallery Talk and Demonstration “Witness # 1” – Art by Barbara Elam
The Fine Art of Printmaking
Presented by Barbara Elam
Saturday, March 26, 2016
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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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, firstname.lastname@example.org, 4027 Fairway Drive DCBE, Granbury …
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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
FEATURING WILLIE BARONET and the STEWPOT ARTISTS
Opening reception Saturday, April 2, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
On view April 2 through April 23
1601 South Ervay Street, Dallas, TX 75215
Entrance at 1600 Gano St. Parking available on street.
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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 Artists – Open House
Saturday, April 9 from 3PM – 7 PM
401 International Parkway, Suite 108
Richardson, TX 75081
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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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.
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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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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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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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 email@example.com with suggestions for other channels to follow, or videos to include in our playlists.
Figure Drawing – Gesture https://youtu.be/xbE0vYgng00
Artist Problems – Framing on a Budget …
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to contribute a link, write a review or help with our round-up.
Downtown Dallas makeover: Acclaimed …
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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
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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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.
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South Dallas Cultural Center
3400 S. Fitzhugh Avenue Dallas TX 75210
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 “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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Sightings: Mai-Thu Perret March 12, 2016 – July 17, 2016 Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201
Join us on opening weekend for a conversation with Swiss-born exhibition artist Mai-Thu Perret, who has spent the past 16 years making work born from a fictional feminist art commune she created called The Crystal Frontier. Set in New Mexico, …
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Spring Break Week 2016 at the Dallas Museum of Art
Enjoy a fun-filled week of art-making activities, family tours, story times, and gallery activities for families—all inspired by the work of Jackson Pollock.
Spring Break programs are FREE and held daily March 15–18.
Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas …
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Visual Arts Guild of Frisco‘s FRESH START 2016 was held Feb. 1-28, 2016 at the Frisco Gallery in the Frisco Discovery Center. The exhibition featured painting, drawing, photography, ceramic and more.
Winners (with juror comments):
The Best of Show honor was given to Anne Royer’s “Odysseus Strings”
Intelligent use of shape and color as if music …
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SPRING GALLERY NIGHT MARCH 19, 2016
12:30 PM – 9:00 PM The Upstairs Gallery, 1038 West Abram, Arlington, TX 76013 817.277.6961 upstairsartgallery.com Vern Johnson: A Retrospective
About ten years ago Vern Johnson began painting full time. For every show, he found new ways to depict the beauty of the natural world: prairie landscapes …
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Rambler New Paintings by Daniel Blagg 2016 Spring Gallery Night Saturday, March 19th | 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Artspace111 is proud to announce the solo exhibition Rambler by artist Daniel Blagg. Blagg, a native of Texas, is constantly influenced by the surroundings of his studio warehouse. His urban realist paintings depict abandoned buildings, decaying gas stations …
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22ND ANNUAL DEEP ELLUM ARTS FESTIVAL
http://www.deepellumartsfestival.com/ FREE ADMISSION
Six blocks of Main Street in the Deep Ellum entertainment district, 2900-3400 Main Street, Dallas TX 75226, will be transformed into one enormous street festival. Featuring 200 top-notch decorative and visual artists, 100 original bands and singer/songwriters performing from four different stages, the renowned Pet …
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Join as for our next monthly meeting and workshop. March 8, 2016 at 7:00 pm
Mixed Media: Photo Transfer Processes with Inita Steele
The Visual Arts Guild of Frisco holds monthly membership meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm. Events and meetings are held in varying locations throughout the community, …
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SIMPLE, FAST & FOCUSED
Bev Boren is offering a three-day workshop at Teta Smith’s Studio. In this workshop we will focus on simplification. Simplification is the best means of planning and transforming what you see in a painting. My technique for watercolor is an extension of my oil painting. I have never practiced laying …
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WATERCOLOR IMPRESSIONISM – LANDSCAPE
Workshop Dates: 3/23/2016 – 3/25/2016
Location: Plano TX (Historic Downtown)
Country: United States
The Workshop in a Nutshell
This workshop will focus on the use of watercolor to paint exciting impressionistic paintings. You paint from photographs and will explore the use of light …
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Artists ’Round Texas 14th Small Works Juried Art Show
April 4 – May 31, 2016
Juror: Jill Foltz, PhD, Prof. of Art History, Collin College,
Spring Creek Campus
Location: Show /Delivery of Art: Rowlett Annex Conference Bldg
4004 Main, Rowlett – Behind Rowlett City Hall
CASH AWARDS TOTALING ALMOST $1,000
Prospectus & …
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THE DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART ANNOUNCES FOLLY AT THE ART BALL
PRESENTED BY THE DMA JUNIOR ASSOCIATES
APRIL 23, 2016
Park Place Dealerships to Feature 2017 Jaguar F-‐Pace For Raffle During the Event
DALLAS – March 7, 2016 — Folly at the Art Ball, …
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This workshop will be lead by Gene Dillard, who is an experienced art teacher recognized for his years of painting portrait commissions. This workshop will be an exciting look into how both the human face and human hands express the character of a portrait subject. As always great emphasis will be given to mastering …
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More information at http://www.dallasfiberartists.org/shows-events/
Exhibit dates: April 6-26, 2016
The Point, Center for Arts and Education, C.C. Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas, 75214
Fee $10 for three pieces, $5 for each additional piece with a limit of five items
Exhibit Juror/Judge: Suzanne Morgan, nuno felting innovator, fabric colorist and nationwide teacher
Each entrant must be a …
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