Nancy Standlee check images

Twenty of my images have been licensed to be on checks, check book covers and address labels for check advantage… in sets of 4 rotations..roosters, flowers, figures, farm animals, and high heels!

http://new.checkadvantage.com/nancy-standlee-checks

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Nancy Standlee watercolor collage demo March 18

March 18th SWA Demo Artist…Nancy Standlee

Our March demo artist is Nancy Standlee who will show us how to have fun with watercolor collage!

When Nancy Standlee isn’t taking an art workshop, traveling, or journaling, she’s collecting and hand-painting paper scraps to create colorful collages that evoke the memories and emotions of her past …

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4th Annual Arts in the Square NON-JURIED Booth Space Now Available!

We want to invite you to participate in Arts in the Square, a juried fine art festival. Frisco Square is opening a section of the show to art vendors/merchants to enjoy this wonderful event.
This section of the show will NOT be a part of the judging process. http://friscosquare.com/AITS

Details:

-Arts in the …

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Colley Whisson Modern Impressionism in Oils April 25 – 28

SPACE ON WAITING LIST NOW AVAILABLE !!!!!!!!

Colley Whisson, Internationally know and respected Australian artist and instructor returns to the USA. The 4 day workshop will be held at The Artists Showplace, Dallas, Texas,  April 25 – 28, 2013. The fee is $495.00 and is limited to 15 participants. www.colleywhisson.com

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VAST Guest Sculptor Justine Wollaston March 14 in Denton

VAST March Meeting: Thursday, March 14, 2013

(Date moved back one week because of GDAC scheduling.) 5:30 Soup and Salad, viewing of National Show entries

7:00 Meeting Center for the Visual Arts in Denton, TX

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The presentation is Free for VAST Members; $3 for Guests.
Attendees will automatically be entered into a drawing for door prizes of art supplies …

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Artist opportunities in Glen Rose

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YouTube Weekly Update: March 2

There are more new art videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — check out our New Art Videos page or look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

 

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  Rocky Beach Speed Oil Pastel Drawing

 

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OXIDE call for artists

 

What: Artwork Open Call Show : April 2013 show – A multi-artist show featuring eclectic artwork by local North Texas artists. No restrictions on theme or subject matter. Were: OXIDE Fine Art & Floral GALLERY  Location: 211 N Cedar St – Denton, TX 76201 When: Friday, March 29th & Saturday, March 31st Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday 9a-5p, Saturday 9a-1p Duration: Feature Show runs from …

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Lochwood Library Friends Logo Design Contest

ATTENTION ARTISTS!
Enter the Lochwood Friends Logo Design Contest
DEADLINE: April 24

Winners announced: May 9
Celebration: June 22

AWARDS:
The Christian Brothers Automotive Award $500
The Paper Arts Student Award $100
The Comerica Bank School Award $200

This contest is open to all ages, and …

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Maureen Brouillette demo March 13 for MCFA

Next meeting of the Mid Cities Fine Artists:

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

9:45 am—12:00 noon

St. Philip Presbyterian Church 745 W. Pipeline Road Hurst, Texas 76053

website: http://midcitiesfineartists.org/

March Demo Artist: Maureen Brouillette

Ms. Brouillette is an accomplished artist and an enthusiastic teacher. She has been featured in the Artist’s magazine and Watercolor Artist magazine and has received …

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North Texas Printmakers Guild meeting March 4

North Texas Printmakers Guild

March Meeting is this Monday the 4th at the Art Hotel, 11125 Akard in Dallas at 7-9PM. Please bring an example of your work to share. We will cover business, hear from a rep of the CASA gala board then open sharing of what we all do. Invitation:

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2013 Spring Art Mart applications due March 9

The Bath House Cultural Center’s 2013 Spring Art Mart will be April 19-21, 2013. The Art Mart has been presented by the Bath House Cultural Center twice a year (Spring and late Fall) since 2003. The Art Mart features over forty art vendors working in a variety of styles, including painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics, …

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Learn2LiveGreen deadline Mar. 15

All artwork must reflect an environmental theme through subject matter or the use of recycled, reused or sustainable materials.

Submissions are accepted through Friday, March 15.

A selection panel reviews the submissions. Artists are informed of results by Tuesday, Mar. 26. Selected artists receive an agreement/waiver form, along with detailed information about delivery of art …

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Lisa Iwamoto speaks Feb. 28 on architecture

Innovative Architect and Digital Fabrication Leader Lisa Iwamoto 

to Speak Feb. 28, 2013

 

Dallas Architecture Forum, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing challenging and on-going public discourse about architecture, design and the urban environment, is pleased to continue its 2012-13 season of lectures with Lisa Iwamoto, who will speak Thursday, …

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SMU Launches New National Center for Arts Research

SMU Leads Unprecedented Collaboration with National Partners to Assess and Support Health of Arts Organizations

DALLAS (SMU) — Southern Methodist University announced today that its Meadows School of the Arts and Cox School of Business are leading a collaboration with the Cultural Data Project (CDP) and numerous other partners to create a National Center for Arts Research (NCAR) at SMU. The …

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YouTube Weekly Update Feb 23

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Etsy Dallas Spring Bash call for artists

Etsy Dallas will hold the 5th Annual Spring Bash on April 27, 2013. Everything that makes the Spring Bash the best (FREE!) ticket in town will be available this year at our new venue: The Shops at Park Lane. Our shop + party + art + craft will be held on the green, a gorgeous tree-lined green …

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VAST National Exhibition Deadline March 15

The Visual Arts Society of Texas 45th Annual Visual Arts Exhibition will be on display April 25 – June 2, 2013 in the Meadows Gallery at the Center for the Visual Arts in Denton, TX. The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) sponsors this annual event to encourage visual artists, to promote excellence and …

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SWA 2013 International Juried Art Exhibition entries due Mar. 1

Society of Watercolor Artists 2013 International Juried Art Exhibition Fort Worth, TX

http://www.swa-watercolor.com

Juror: Joyce Hicks

Prospectus: http://files.faso.us/24297/2390.pdf

Calendar

  • March 1: CD entries due
  • March 2: ELECTRONIC entries due Incomplete entries or those received after midnight will be ineligible
  • March 13: NOTIFICATION DATE
  • April 1-5: SHIPPED PAINTINGS DUE
  • April 6, Saturday: 10am-noon HAND DELIVERED WORK DUE
  • April 7, Sunday: SHOW OPENS
  • June 9, Sunday: 2-4pm RECEPTION and AWARDS
  • June 15, Saturday: 10am-noon PICKUP HAND-DELIVERED WORK
  • June 18: SHIPPED WORKS RETURNED

Delivery, Reception and Pickup: Atrium Gallery, 2nd floor, Central Library, 500 West Third St., Fort Worth, TX 76102-7305 (corner of Lamar and West Third St.) NOTE: Weekend parking in Fort Worth is free (meters as well as 3rd St. garage parking adjacent to library–get ticket validated at library)

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Giddens Gallery call for artists

Giddens Gallery of Fine Art is currently interviewing artists. We are located at 624 S. Main St. in Historic downtown Grapevine, Texas.  If you are interested in being represented by the gallery, contact Cherie Giddens at 817-488-8600 or email cheriegiddens@juno.com for information to set up an interview.

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Fort Worth Music and Arts Festival

CALL FOR ARTISTS – Fort Worth Music and Arts Festival

The 3rd annual Fort Worth Music Festival will be held Friday, May 17th & Saturday, May 18th at Panther Island Pavilion. We cordially invite you to apply to participate in this two-day music and arts event.
In 2012, an eclectic group of over …

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YouTube Weekly Update Feb 17

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 Play all    Organic Art Journal Page Tutoria + 1  video   by jennibellie   Black and White …

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2013 CRAWFISH KRAWL artist booths

2013 CRAWFISH KRAWL

April 13, 2013                                                                             Noon – 7pm

Old Town Keller is The Shopping District in Keller, Texas. Keller is …

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58th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition deadline Mar. 25

The 58th Annual Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition will be on exhibit April 29 to May 31, 2013 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts.

Awards Reception May 12, 2013 2 – 4 pm.

Juror will be Cecy Turner.

For complete information, see the IAA 2013 Juried Members Show Prospectus. Note: The show is open to …

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Dress it UP! Call for Entries; Deadline March 23

From local prom kings and queens to the iconic Marilyn Monroe, what one wears communicates status and identity.

Does your artwork visually dialog with this phenomena thematically or directly?

From April 8-28 in the Frisco Art Gallery, “Dress it UP!” will highlight artwork engaging with ideas of gender, beauty, and popularity, particularly in the …

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Grapevine Arts Project 2013 Show call for entries

Grapevine Arts Project (GAP) 2013 Juried Show and Sale

Exhibit in the heart of Dallas and Fort Worth at the new Convention and Visitors Bureau Building, Historic Downtown Grapevine, Texas, presented by the Grapevine Art Project (GAP), a 501(c)3 non-proft organization. Prospectus at http://www.grapevineartproject.org

The GAP 2013 Juried Show is open to all GAP member artists. …

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Critique demo by Maureen Brouillette in Irving Feb. 26

Maureen Brouillette will give an explanation of the art critique process and critique paintings of members at the meeting of the Irving Art Association. Date: Tuesday, February 26th at 7pm. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. directions

Maureen will also explain how a critique group works, and why it is helpful to development of …

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YouTube Weekly Update Feb. 11

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Check out the latest videos from our channel subscriptions for Feb 11, 2013.  Play all » Acrylic Techniques [Preview]

 

+ 1  video   by Acrylic painting techniques Oil Pastel Drawing …

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Youtube Weekly Update Feb. 4

There are more new videos listed on the ArtNewsDFW.com website — look in the right hand column under New Art Videos. To see our Video Playlists, click here.

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Art Video Lesson on Acrylic Painting Techniques, Abstract Landscape… by Acrylic painting techniques

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The Wildness of Nature entries due Feb. 20

Call for Art from TVAA Downtown Gallery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Wildness of Nature
March 1- March 29, 2013
Reception March 10, 2 – 4

Nature – a creative and controlling force in the universe; the whole system of existence; …

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Recycled Mixed Media Workshop with Sarah Miller

Recycled Mixed Media Workshop With artist, Sara Miller Back by popular demand…
Register now for a day of fun, experimentation, and artistic exploration.

Learn some innovative new ways to create a mixed media work of art using inexpensive and found objects to paint with or collage into your artwork. Many items we use every …

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TAG “Soar to New Heights” Show entries due Feb. 19

Trinity Arts Guild would like to invite all members (including anyone who would like to join) to enter our spring members show.  We are asking  members to submit entries with a strong design elements to this show.  Entries are due to our Gallery at 2819 R. D. Hurt Parkway, Bedford, TX on February 19 between …

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Art Opportunities in 2013

ConDFW is an annual science fiction and fantasy literary event. The next one is February 15-17, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Dallas Near Galleria in Addison, TX. Website is www.ConDFW.org. Artists may put their works on display in the Art Room of the convention. To reserve space in the Art Show, complete the registration form at http://www.condfw.org/at-the-convention/art-show/for-the-artist/. Tables …

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RCAS 2013 Regional entries due March 1

The Richardson Civic Art Society presents our

2013 47th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition

Open to amateur and professional visual artists in Texas Show.

 

RCAS MEMBERS: $15.00 each piece, or three pieces for $35.00. Limit three (3) pieces total. All fees are non-refundable

NON MEMBERS:$20.00 each piece, or three (3) pieces for $47.00. Limit three (3) pieces total. All fees are non-refundable. Non members may join for 2013-2014 with a separate check for $35, note on check: “Dues for 2012-2013”, payable to RCAS and you will be eligible to pay the RCAS member entry fees.

Entries forms may be mailed to John Cheney or completed online at www.richardson-arts.org . Membership and entry fees can be paid with pay pal.

 Calendar:

  • March 1 – Entry card, fees, and images due. (No late entries)
  • April 1 – Notification
  • April 15 – 22 Shipped entries due
  • April 30 – 6 – 8:30 pm, hand deliver accepted entries at the Eisemann Center, 2351 Perfor- mance Drive, Richardson, TX 75082
  • May 4 – 28 – Exhbit on display
  • May 12 – 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Awards Reception at Eisemann Center
  • May 29 – 4:00 – 7:00 pm, Pickup of hand delivered entries

Prospectus: http://www.richardson-arts.org/PDF/47th_Regional_Prospectus2013.pdf

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Diana-Walker Gladney speaks Feb. 7 at VAST

Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) February Meeting:
Thursday, February 7, 2013

www.vastarts.org
7-9pm, Center for the Visual Arts, Denton

Free for members; $3 for guests

Directions: http://www.vastarts.org/directions/center-for-the-visual-arts

 

Our speaker this month is Diane Walker-Gladney.

Will You?  acrylic, graphite, pattern tissue  36″x24″ Diane Walker-Gladney noted that since childhood in Connecticut, she was …

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