LAYERS, COLORS & VOICES workshop Sept. 27, 28 & 29

Sep 27, 28 & 29, 2019
Plano, TX

What is it?

A 3-day workshop on abstract painting, that will explore techniques, tools and practices to engage with acrylic paint, ink and other mixed media.
Abstract painting can be intimidating and many talented artists consciously avoid trying their hands in it. The aim of the workshop is to have …

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“Atavism” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for October 2019

“Atavism” – TVAA Gallery Art Exhibition for October 2019

noun: a tendency to revert to something ancient or ancestral.

One of the great difficulties facing contemporary artists is finding one’s own voice in the vast (and often cacophonous) sea of artistic styles and interpretations. The early Modernists often surrounded themselves with tribal, or ethnographic, …

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Carter Museum Reopening Celebration Sept. 14 & New Exhibitions

Join us for daylong festivities celebrating Carter’s reopening. We’re kicking off our reopening celebration with daylong festivities throughout the museum. Check out our new galleries and enjoy art-making, tours, and gallery activities that are fun for all ages. The celebration continues with our annual outdoor concert, Party on the Porch. Soak in the sounds of …

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Cultura Del Vaquero 2020 – deadline Oct. 1

The Fort Worth Community Arts Center (FWCAC) is seeking exhibition proposals from artists and curators for western based artwork to exhibit in “Cultura Del Vaquero” during January and February 2020.

Deadline: October 1, 2019

The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is the oldest continuously running livestock show and rodeo. It has been held annually …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition call for entries

Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition is recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country. The exhibition shows the top national and international artists evolving the field of contemporary craft who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Works produced in any of the craft media: clay, fiber, …

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3rd Annual Small Works Show call for entry

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Title of Show: 3rd Annual Small Works Show

Submission Deadline: September 22, 2019

Synopsis: Art Room announces a call for entry for its 3rd Annual Small Works Show. This exhibition invites artists to submit compelling small-scale artwork. All media—including oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, drawings, sculpture in …

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Enter the 2019 Irving Art Association Photography Awards Competition

IRVING ART ASSOCIATION
DALLAS/FORT WORTH
PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS COMPETITION
(Previously IAA D/FW Juried Photography Competition)
Exhibit Curator: Terry Cockerham

For complete entry RULES, see the prospectus: 2019 IAA Photography Competition Prospectus

REQUIREMENTS in brief: (see the prospectus for the complete rules)

  • All submissions must be the original work of the photographer participating in the show.
  • Either film or digital is acceptable. …

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Janet Rogers 3-Day Watercolor Workshops in October

First Workshop – October 8, 9, 10 – 2019 – only 2 spots left

https://www.swswatercolor.org/workshops/janet-rogers-3-day-workshop-1

Second Workshop – October 12, 13, 14 – 2019 – only 4 spots left

https://www.swswatercolor.org/workshops/janet-rogers-3-day-workshop-2

Sponsored by Southwestern Watercolor Society
Price: $350 for SWS Members – $400 for Non-Members
Location: Skypony Gallery / Teta Smith’s Studio

Janet has been a working …

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New Exhibits for September at the Irving Arts Center

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic

September 14 – November 17 free
An Evening with Author/Archivist Grayson Dantzic
September 14th Reception 6:30 pm | Lecture 7:30 pm | Book Signing 8:30 pm

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic features 56 vivid, breath-taking photographs of one of the 20th century’s most …

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Pop Art Dinner presented by Dallas Fish Market

Join us for an unforgettable experience that pairs fine food, fine spirits, and fine art.

Thurs., October 17, 2019

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Executive Chef Richard Triptow, a chef and an artist, has created a menu of six courses paired with Pernod Ricard spirits for this unique culinary evening. Each course will reflect and …

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Mixed Media Portrait Workshop — Katherine Baronet’s Studio

* Registration and payment holds your space in the workshop.
* Space is limited and workshop fills up fast, 7 spots available.
* Contact Katherine at kbaronet@minsdpring.com to REGISTER
* Students attending the Mixed Media Portrait Workshop will create a unique portrait made from a variety of new and old materials. You will take …

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SWS Fall Paint-Out – Grand Saline, Mineola, Quitman – Oct. 11 & 12

In addition to the Joint Paint-Out at the Plano Balloon Festival in September, the regular Southwestern Watercolor Society Fall Paint-Out will begin with an orientation meeting on Friday, October 11, with free paint during the day on Saturday, October 12 , and culminating in an informal dinner gathering on Saturday evening.

On Friday, there …

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Texas Pinners Conference & Expo Sept. 13 & 14

Pinners is two great events in one. It’s a conference featuring 100+ Pinterest-based classes taught by the best presenters in the nation. And it’s also a show with nearly 300 top businesses providing beautiful options in the worlds of DIY, crafts, cooking, self-improvement, photography, party planning, scrapbooking, holiday, beauty and fashion and all sorts of …

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Smartphone Photography Oct. 19

Smartphone Photography
Saturday, October 19: 1:30pm-5pm
Class at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

https://dallascenterforphotography.org/classes-and-workshops/smartphone-photography/

In this shoot and review style workshop, you’ll learn how to take the best photos possible on your smart phone. The instructor will discuss camera exposure and focus control to ensure your photos come out the way you want. We’ll also explore using …

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September CADD News

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas (CADD) is a non-profit membership organization of galleries formed in 2007 for the purpose of promoting the advancement of contemporary art on all levels. Members are committed to representing the highest standards of contemporary art, while recognizing the importance of integrity and responsibility in working with artists, collectors, museum professionals, …

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Rising Star 7 fundraiser Sept 14 at Turner House

Rising Star 7 art exhibit & fundraiser & gallery tal

Sat., Sept 14 7-9pm

This year marks the 93nd Anniversary of the founding of the Oak Cliff Society of Fine Arts. The Society was established in Dallas in 1926 at the home studio of artist Frank Reaugh, one of Texas’ most famous and influential artist. Inaugurated …

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Hopper Prize: Grants for Artists

The Hopper Prize

The Hopper Prize is offering 5 individual artist grants in the amount of $1,000.00 USD awarded through an open call art competition juried by leading contemporary curators.

Program Highlights

Total Awards: $5,000.00 USD for visual artists

+ 5 artists will each receive $1,000.00 USD in unrestricted grant awards

+ 30 artists will …

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Beginner Darkroom Sept. 21

Dallas Center for Photography is offering full-day workshops about the basics of processing film in the darkroom. All workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Beginner Darkroom
Saturday, September 21: 9am-5pm

You’ll learn to process your own black and white film, make contact sheets, select the best frame for printing …

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Sam Leeke: Organic as Inorganic

Organic as Inorganic
September 14, 2019 – October 25, 2019

Pardieu Gallery is proud to present “Organic as Inorganic” an Exhibit by Texas Artist Sam Leeke September 14th – October 25th 2019

Sam Leeke lives in Dallas, but spent his childhood summers in Post Mills Vermont where he enjoyed the mountains, visiting the village library …

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Tom Lynch Watercolor Workshop October 8-11

Ellis County Art Association is excited to announce a 4-day workshop with TOM LYNCH, October 8-11, 2019 in Waxahachie, TX. Click on this link for more information and to register!https://elliscountyart.net/event-3456561

OCTOBER 8 – 11, 2019

4 days packed with information & individual instruction featuring Tom’s unique style of watercolor painting!

Total Fee: $500*
$250 deposit upon …

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DSLR Evening Series

Dallas Center for Photography is offering four-class series learning the basics of your DSLR (or similar) camera. All classes are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org. You can register for these classes as a series or individually.

Upcoming DSLR Evening Series:
Sept 10/17/24/Oct 1
Oct 7/9/14/16
Oct 28/Nov 4/Nov 11/Nov 18
Dec 2/4/9/11

This …

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Beginner DSLR Workshop

Dallas Center for Photography is offering full-day workshops on the basics of photography. All workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Upcoming workshops:
September 14: 9am-5pm
October 5: 9am-5pm
November 2: 9am-5pm
December 12: 9am-5pm

Join a small group of novices and learn the basics of your DSLR camera in this full day, …

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Katherine Baronet Mixed Media demo Sept. 9 for Trinity Arts Guild

It is time to start the Trinity Arts Guld (TAG) 2019 – 2020 year.  It is also membership time.  Be sure to pay online or bring your dues to the first meeting.  THANK YOU to those who have already paid.

The next meeting will be on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 6:30pm. Visitors are …

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DADA Presents Fall Gallery Walk September 7

This is a great opportunity to start or enhance your art collection.  Art enthusiasts, private and corporate collectors, artists, designers and visitors to Dallas can enjoy a full spectrum of gallery openings, special exhibitions, and art talks. http://dallasartdealers.org/dada-presents-fall-gallery-walk-september-2-2019/

The Gallery Guide is also available at participating galleries. Download the Gallery Guide

About The Dallas Art …

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Photographing 2D Art Sept. 15

Dallas Center for Photography is offering workshops learning how to photograph 2D artwork. All workshops are held at 4756 Algiers Street, Dallas 75207. Register online at www.dallascenterforphotography.org.

Photographing 2D Artwork
Saturday, September 15: 9am-3pm

If you’re an artist you know how important it is to get excellent, accurate photos of your finished pieces before they leave …

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FWADA Fall Gallery Night September 7

Fall Gallery Night September 7, 2019

Visit galleries museums and art spaces during the Fort Worth Art Dealers Association’s Fall Gallery Night, including the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. Take in exhibitions, live demonstrations, music, and other special events.

The Fort Worth Art Dealers Association (FWADA) invites you to take-in the visual arts …

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VALA’s Avant-gART Art Exhibit opening Sept. 7th

SATURDAY Sept. 7th    6-8PM
at the VALA Gallery in the Cotton Mill of McKinney

Join us for the OPENING RECEPTION of the Avant-gART Art Exhibit! Sponsored by the Visual Arts League of Allen.

Featuring Artwork from 13 local Artists, inspired by Fashion, Style and Design!

*Lite bites and beverages will be served compliments of  …

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Fall Gallery Night at the Upstairs Gallery Sept. 7: Vern Johnson

“Decorated Tree”
acrylic by Vern Johnson EXHIBITION Vern Johnson 1932-2015
Fall Gallery Night September 7.19 12 till 9pm

Upstairs Gallery, 1038 WEST ABRAM * ARLINGTON, TEXAS 76013
info@upstairsartgallery.com http://www.upstairsartgallery.com
MEMBER FT. WORTH ART DEALERS ASSOCIATION
arlington texas artists

IN THE BEGINNING

How can the beginning be anything, but color?

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September & October Classes & Workshops at the Irving Art Association

All the educational art programs, including the art workshops, community outreach art programs, Open Art Night programs, and the Spanish art programs have been reorganized into the IAA Community Fine Art School as of January 2019. For announcements concerning current programs, see News – Workshops & Classes. For the schedule, see the Class & Workshop …

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Chris Brown: The Art of Sport at Elm Street Studio

The Art of Sport by Chris Brown

Exhibition: September 4 to October 4
Reception Friday, September 20 6 to 8pm

Elm Street Studio
139 S. Elm St. | Keller, Texas 76248 | 214.478.8372
www.ElmStreetStudioKeller.com

From the Artist:          
Having been an athlete until I was 29, sports were always very important in my life.  Years ago, …

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BUS STOP PROJECT – CALL FOR ARTISTS

Mayor’s Star Council is looking for artists that want to help beautify their communities in Dallas. If you are passionate about the Arts, Education, and Dallas history please apply to the Bus Stop Project 2019 Fall Call for Artists RFP.

http://www.mayorstarcouncil.org/callforartists

Deadline: September 27, 2019

The Mayor’s Star Council (MSC) is issuing a Call to …

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Well Blended at UNT on the Square – entries due Sept. 17

WELL BLENDED ART AND MUSIC AT UNT ON THE SQUARE

October 4th through October 15th the Artists Enclave of Denton County and Lumedia Musicworks collaborate to create a concoction of “Coffee” inspired creativity at Denton’s UNT on the Square.

The exhibition, titled WELL BLENDED, uses coffee and the concept of blending as a whimsical …

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September Workshops at the Encaustic Center

Updated: Check out the September mini and full one day workshops at The Encaustic Center including Monotypes, a Friday Vintage Ephemera workshop and our Textiles, Paper, Encaustic workshop!

Saturday, September 7th: Full Beginner Workshop, Monotype Workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison:

Saturday, September 7th 10:am to 3:00 pm – see …

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Craft Guild Fall Show call for artists

2019 Fall Show & Sale November 7th-10th Spots are filling up fast!
Online applications are being accepted for the Craft Guild of Dallas’ highly anticipated Fall Show and Sale through October 18th. Celebrating artists in six different categories – Book and Paper Arts, Clay, Drawing/Painting//Photography, Mixed Media/3D Art, Fiber, Glass, and Jewelry – this indoor, juried show draws …

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Woodcuts Workshop Sept. 7 in Irving

Japanese Haiku and Woodcuts–
Describing Nature Through Poetry And Art

September 7, 2019 10am-2pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

About the instructor:Junanne Peck is an interdisciplinary artist, with printmaking as her primary art form. Peck is a Demo Artist for Akua Ink. She is a …

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