Tag: acrylics

January Free Classes in Acrylic Printmaking

Free Basic Classes in Acrylic Printmaking with a Gelli Plate sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Instructor: Sharon Giles

January 5, 12 & 26, 2017 7-9 pm (Thursday evenings) at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving.  Register Now!

Learn printmaking without a press:  Explore this fascinating new tool …

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Acrylic Abstract Classes with Kim Collins


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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Acrylic Printmaking with a Gelli Plate March 17

Acrylic Printmaking with a Gelli Plate

Thursday, March 17th 10 am – 3 pm (with an hour break for lunch)

Instructor: Sharon Giles

Put the fun back into your art! Learn how to do acrylic monoprints by using a Gelli Plate.  No press needed! If you’re perfectionistic or have a fear …

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EXPERIMENTAL ACRYLICS WORKSHOP with Sharon Grimes Jan. 16, 2016

Gingko Leaf Gallery presents

Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 9 AM – 3 PM

 Longview artist Sharon Grimes will demonstrate and teach her unique technique of layering mixtures of mediums, pigments and paint. In her words…

“The creation of art is a meditation for me. It is a …

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Darlia Hobbs acrylics demo Oct. 19 for SWA

The Society of Watercolor Artists meets every third Monday from September through May.

Monday, Oct. 19, SWA meeting at 7pm.

Location: University of North Texas Health Science Center, Bldg. 2 – Everett Hall, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Directions.  website: http://www.swawatercolor.com/

About the artist:

Darlia Hobbs is a pro at mixed media and always provides interesting demos.  

She has …

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Fall Classes at the Upstairs Gallery

Make a splash with fall colors in our classes at The Upstairs Gallery in Arlington… Explore new creative experiences with our popular teachers at The Upstairs Gallery. Build your skills in drawing. Learn techniques of painting with watercolors, acrylics and oil. Experiment with mixed media. Call the Gallery at 817 277-6961 or follow the LINK below …

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Free Basic Classes in Gelli Printmaking by Sharon Giles

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 to a particular art medium as well as mid career …

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VAST Sponsored Workshops: Chapman & Riegelman

Upcoming VAST Sponsored Workshops: Gary Chapman – Charcoal Drawing, August 5-6 Carolyn Riegelman – Acrylic Abstract, October 6-8  vastarts.org


Gary Chapman, Charcoal Drawing,  August 5-6, 2015 


Students will develop a personal approach to loose, aggressive mark making with a combination of additive and subtractive techniques using charcoal and erasers. The class will …

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Jane Kahler: Classes in Drawing, Oils and Acrylics

Jane Kahler offers classes in drawing, oils, and acrylics for beginning level to intermediate level artists at the Artists’ Showplace in Dallas. http://www.theartistsshowplace.com/

She is a prolific and experienced painter who will teach students the fundamentals of perspective and drawing, along with sharing her vast knowledge of oil and acrylic painting.

If you are a …

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Mark Thompson: Paintings by Redbeard opens March 1; reception March 15

Interested in seeing something different? Like really, really different? Then come to the Jaycee Center for the Arts Gallery and check out Mark Thompson’s debut solo exhibition Paintings by Redbeard. Mark‘s art could be described as being both edgy and fresh…and most definitely interesting. It’s worth getting out to see.

Opens March 1 thru March 31.

Reception …

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Gail Delger Abstract Acrylic demo for VAST

VAST Members Meeting November 13th 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Center for the Visual Arts, 400 East Hickory St, Denton, TX.
Members: Free  Guests: $3Presentation: Gail Delger, Watermedia Artist

“Abstract Acrylics from Photographs”
Painting professionally since 1990, Gail Delger works in watercolor, printmaking, collage and acrylic. The range of her …

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