Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes – new classes!

The Irving Art Association offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.

The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners of a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well as …

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Winter Class Session begins Jan. 6 at the Craft Guild

The Craft Guild of Dallas is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing a variety of arts and craft instruction for the last 70 years.  We offer year-around classes and workshops for adult students, from the beginner to the advanced, in the disciplines of Bookbinding, Drawing & Painting, Glass, Clay, Metalsmithing and other traditional arts. …

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Winter Workshops at the Craft Guild

Workshop Spotlight: BoHo Wrap Bracelet

Show your free spirit by creating this colorful wrap bracelet that will remind you of the 70’s and macrame but with a twist.  We will use leather cord, beads, rolo chain and beading thread to make this wonderful bracelet.  It looks complicated but it is not!  Come join us to …

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Opening Reception & Artist Talk for Christy Lee Rogers & Dylan Gebbia-Richards: Changing Tides

Dallas Design District gallery, Laura Rathe Fine Art (LRFA), announces a two-person exhibition featuring new works by Christy Lee Rogers and Dylan Gebbia-Richards. LRFA will be hosting the opening reception on Saturday, January 5th from 5:00-8:00pm with an artist talk at 6:45pm, moderated by gallery owner, Laura Rathe.

Though one might think an artist …

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Cultura Del Vaquero opens Jan. 4, 2019 at FWCAC

The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is the oldest continuously running livestock show and rodeo. It has been held annually in Fort Worth, Texas since 1896, traditionally in mid-January through early February. In March 1918, the Fort Worth Stock Show first went indoors at Cowtown Coliseum in the Fort Worth Stockyards. A century …

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I Wanna Be A Cowboy by Marshall Harris

I Wanna Be A Cowboy by Marshall Harris January 4 – February 20, 2019 RECEPTION: Friday, January 4, 2019 https://www.fwcac.com/news/i-wanna-be-a-cowboy-by-marshall-harris Fort Works Art, in conjunction with the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, presents I Wanna Be A Cowboy, an exhibition showcasing original graphite on mylar drawings and limited edition prints by Fort Worth artist Marshall …

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HOUSE FOR SALE – PDNB Exhibit opening Jan. 5, 2019

From the country to suburbia to the New Jersey Shore, this exhibition is a survey of domestic domiciles that offer comforts of home, even in the most questionable settings. PDNB Gallery artists, and some artists new to the gallery, will be featured. The photo essay, Last House Standing, by German born artist, Ben Marcin, is …

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Coming soon- the next Conception Art Show

Come see over 30 of Dallas’ best emerging artists display and sell their latest works! We will have painters, photographers, sculptors, and more, including live music. https://conceptionarts.com/ The next show in Dallas will be March 21 from 5 – 9pm. Location: Community Beer Company, 1530 Inspiration Drive.

https://conceptionarts.com/show/53719060155/Conception%20Art%20Show%20-%20Dallas

Conception Exhibits are now taking place across the …

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ACRYLIC NIGHT on Jan. 4: Project – Pouring a Swipe

Project for Friday, January 4, 2019 with be Pouring using the Swipe method.

Sharon Giles will demonstrate how to mix paint for pouring and how to do the swiping method. The demo will start at 7pm.

To see a playlist of videos illustrating swiping: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl-w4JxzL7QsJILMS5QMdfdzDxMzWghN0

Or you can work on your own project. We’re dedicating …

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Call for Visual Artists from Conception Arts

We are currently accepting artists for our one day event in Dallas Thursday, March 21st. Join us for a fun night of networking, displaying and selling your work. We feature painters, sculptors, photographers, mixed media artists as well as specialty wood, glass and metal artisans.  To submit your work/be contacted to have your questions answered …

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Art Exhibit: Life in Frame | KC Hulsman

Keller’s Elm Street Studio hosts Life in Frame, featuring the works of local, award-winning photographer KC Hulsman from January 9th through March 1st. The exhibition is a celebration of life and even the beauty of age and decay, immortalizing fleeting moments of adventure to be found on life’s journey, ranging from the desolate quiet …

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Beginner Photoshop Classes staring Feb. 11, 2019

Photoshop is now a verb and a mandatory skill for any photographer who wants total control of the creative and editing process. This powerful software is the recognized professional standard in raster graphics editing that incorporates the tools and structure to create, enhance, salvage and export your images.

Each series consists of four classes. The …

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Travel Photography Class Jan. 26

By popular request this class has been expanded to 4 hours! In this class we’ll cover a wide spectrum of questions, issues and photographic techniques that apply to traveling and shooting.

Beyond being able to share your experiences with friends and family, travel photography gives you the ability to record your unique view of the …

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Introduction to Wet Plate Photography Jan. 27 & 27

In the beginning, before digital and before film, there was wet plate. It was a challenging process that merged optics and chemistry into the new art form of photography. The wet plate process is being re-discovered by visual artists at all levels of accomplishment as a way to reconnect with photography at the elemental level, …

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It’s Holiday Lights Time!

A treat for artists’ eyes – the light shows are here again! A brief guide to the DFW area:

Enchant: The World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze & Market – Includes the Enchant Christmas Market. Nov. 23 – Dec. 30 at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

Vitruvian Lights: 1.5 million sparkling lights wrapped around 550 …

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Sewing & Design January Classes at Petit Atelier

Petit Atelier January Class Schedule
Petit Atelier
2952 Commerce Street
Dallas TX

January classes are posted for Petit Atelier – learn to sew and design in the New Year!

Visit their website to register for a class or for more information!

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Holiday Shopping at the Maestri Gallery

Grab Last Minute Gifts at the Maestri Gallery
Maestri Gallery
401 Exposition Avenue
Dallas TX

Come grab your last minute special finds that are sure to make an impression!

Hosting 13 artists in Exposition Park, Maestri Gallery has a wide variety of options from large to small and complimented by goods from …

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2019 Artists Movie Series in Keller

Please join the Keller Public Arts Society for our annual movie events featuring: Michelangelo Love and Death, Sunday, January 27th; Young Picasso, Sunday, February 24th; and The Artist’s Garden, American Impressionism and the Garden Movement, Sunday, March 24th. All showings will be at the Keller MovieHouse & Eatery, 250 Rufe Snow Drive, Keller 76248. Doors open at …

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Deep Ellum Artists Market Dec. 22

Holiday Presence 14
Kettle Art
2650 Main Street
Saturday, December 22, 2018
12:00pm-8:00pm
Please join Kettle Art for the return of their ‘Deep Ellum Artists Market’ featuring many artists you know and love setting up shop, painting live, and they are genuinely happy to meet you.

Also get a chance …

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Mayjoring in Art; Higher Learning 2019 call deadline April 1

FORT WORTH COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER IS PROUD TO PRESENT: 

Mayjoring in Art; Higher Learning 2019

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION – April 1, 2019

EXHIBITION DATES: May 3 – May 21, 2019 RECEPTION: Friday, May 3, 2019

CALL TO ARTISTS: “Mayjoring in Art; Higher Learning” is a juried exhibition with the mission of celebrating the creativity and ingenuity …

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Winter Break Art Camps for Kids!

School’s out soon!

Join us for Winter Break Camps December 26th thru 28th and January 2nd thru 4th!

Camps available 9am-12pm and 1-4pm.

Have fun painting, sculpting, and creating your own original artwork. Projects listed on our website or give us a call at 214-285-0084

https://studioarthouse.com/our-classes/camps/

Locations in Flower Mound, Highland Village, and Southlake …

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Solo Show[Down] 2019

FORT WORTH COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER IS PROUD TO PRESENT: Solo Show[Down] 2019

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION – May 1, 2019

EXHIBITION DATES: July 5 – July 24, 2019

RECEPTION: Friday, July 12, 2019

CALL TO ARTISTS: International call to artists over the age of 18, open to all disciplines with no theme. All medias including oils, …

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Liudmila Kondakova – The Romance of Realism at Martin Lawrence Galleries

Martin Lawrence Galleries in Dallas invites you to delight in the Essence of Kondakova’s Paris

Come and Meet the Artist at an exhibition Featuring Magical Works on Canvas and Original Limited-Edition Prints.

“The last time I saw Paris, her heart was warm and gay, I heard the laughter of her heart in every street …

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A Night of Artists and Chefs Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

Join us at Gather in old town McKinney to enjoy a one-of-a-kind art and food experience as part of a new TV series.

A group of celebrated local artists will transform the historic Gather interior into an “art cocoon” that envelopes guests in an immersive art installation. Three of McKinney’s finest chefs will create …

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Looking Through Creative Eyes: Grapevine Art Project at Keller Town Hall

The Grapevine Art Project (GAP) will be showcased at Keller Town Hall for the first exhibit of the 2019 Keller Public Arts show year, January 7 to February 20, 2019. All are invited to An Evening with the Artists on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 7 to 9 pm. Meet with the twenty-three exhibiting artists, …

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Portrait Workshop Jan. 12 with Juliette McCullough

The McCullough Studio invites you to participate in a Drawing/Painting Workshop

Saturday January 12, 19th, 26th & February 2nd 2019 1:30 to 4:30 pm.

The maximum places available is only 8. This class is suitable for adults with some drawing skills. It is designed so that students get individual instruction in a small group setting.

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Demonstration by Artist Crystal Nelson Jan. 2, 2019

You are invited to a demonstration by artist Crystal Nelson on January 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, and the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton,  TX..

Crystal’s presentation will focus on a technique for creating colorful abstract backgrounds using acrylic ink, fluid acrylics and liquid watercolor. Images are then “found” and …

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MIGUEL ZAPATA “Madrid / Dallas” opened Dec. 15 at Valley House

Valley House Gallery is pleased to announce the exhibition “Miguel Zapata: Madrid / Dallas.” Join us for the opening reception tomorrow evening, Saturday, December 15, 6:00pm–8:00pm.

View images of work in the exhibition at http://www.valleyhouse.com/thumbnails.asp?mode=page&idx=230 and also on Artsy at https://www.artsy.net/show/valley-house-gallery-and-sculpture-garden-miguel-zapata-madrid-slash-dallas

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Ro2 Presents: A Small Works Show and Gift Grab!

Ro2: Presents

A holiday gift grab and small works show featuring Ro2 represented artists

On View
NOW – January 5, 2019

Ro2 Art | The Cedars
1501 S. Ervay St.
Dallas, TX 75215

SHOP ONLINE

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11th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling – call for artists

http://www.funkyfinds.com/spring-fling.html

Saturday, March 9th, 10am-5pm and Sunday, March 10th, 11am-4pm

Will Rogers Memorial Center, Cattle 1 Bldg., 3401 Burnett-Tandy Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107

Vendor Application Deadline: January 6th

The 11th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling is the perfect opportunity to Shop Local! The FREE indoor family and pet-friendly event will be held March …

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Dallas Cultural Projects Funding deadline Jan. 11, 2019

The City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs’ Cultural Projects Funding program is now open until January 11th, 2019! Both individual artists and nonprofit organizations can apply for this program. For more infomation, see the OCA website https://dallasculture.org/cultural-programs/cultural-projects-funding/

 

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NEW YEAR’S EVE AT FRISCO FINE ART GALLERY

Join us for an amazing night of celebrating the arts on Monday, December 31, from 5:00 p.m. to midnight. Your ticket includes complimentary valet, light bites, wonderful wine (complete with a sommelier to guide you), live entertainment, original art giveaways, party favors, previews of our 2019 artist roster, and more!

Couples: $125

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Mansfield International Film Festival entries due Dec. 30

Mansfield International Film Festival

March 7-10
Arts Week in Mansfield kicks with the inaugural Mansfield International Film Festival from March 7-10. This festival will put Mansfield on the map as a premiere home for independent film. The festival will be held at the Farr Best Theater and other venues in Historic Downtown Mansfield.

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Arts Week 2019 in Mansfield

Thursday, March 7, 2019 to Sunday, March 17, 2019

Arts Week is unlike anything you’ve ever seen in Mansfield. Coinciding with Spring Break 2019, this ten day event will combine arts from every spectrum.  https://www.visitmansfieldtexas.com/event/189/arts-week

The Mansfield International Film Festival

March 7-10
Arts Week kicks with the inaugural Mansfield International Film Festival from …

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Tabletop Product Photography March 2, 2019

This course is for the budget minded individual that wants to photograph small to medium size product. If you need product images for Amazon, Etsy or your own website, this course will walk you through all the basics. We will review camera equipment and how to get by with what you have. We will go over settings that …

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