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Pam Shultz: Alcohol Inks on Yupo Workshop Oct. 10


One day workshop: Alcohol Inks on YUPO paper by Pam Shultz

Experiment with something new. Sign up for another one-day, $50 workshop.
Alcohol Ink Workshop with Pam Shultz Saturday, October 17th, 9-4 (lunch 12-1)

 Alcohol Ink on Yupo AND Canvas
Date is RESCHEDULED for October 10th. 9 to 4 due to conflict with Harvest Moon

All materials provided – Yupo paper and alcohol ink.  Bring your own lunch.  Everyone will take home their supplies and two finished art pieces plus practice pieces.
Cost:  $50
Contact Pam Shultz at pamelaevonne@gmail.com

Shanley House Gallery – 224 North Travis – Granbury, TX 76048

Pam Shultz will also be the featured artist for September at the Visitor’s Center.
–from the Lake Granbury Art Association website http://lakegranburyart.blogspot.com

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Artists’ Showplace Fall 2015 Class Schedule


Artists’ Showplace Gallery Fall 2015 Class Schedule

To register or for more information, call (972) 233-1223 or email theartistsshowplace@gmail.com.

Artists’ Showplace Gallery is located at 15615 Coit Road, Ste.#230, Dallas, TX 75248


Mixed Media

Mixed Media (Beginning/Intermediate)

6-Week Session beginning Saturday, October 17

Saturdays 2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Instructor: Cynthia Chartier

Cost: $220.00

Students are challenged to explore line, shape, form, color and scale as elements of a powerful and unlimited visual language using acrylics, oils and glazes.


Alcohol Ink on Yupo (All levels)

6-Week Session beginning Thursday, October 15

Thursdays 10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Instructor: Maribeth Jagger

Cost: $220

Create wonderful works of art in alcohol ink. Learn to control these vibrant inks to produce realistic subject matter while still keeping the fluidity and looseness of this beautiful medium.


Watercolor (Beginning/Intermediate)

6-Week Session beginning Saturday, October 17

Saturdays 10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Instructor: Wallace Hughes

Cost: $220

Learn about basic watercolor materials and techniques and apply them to various painting projects. Each class includes a review of students’ work with positive reinforcement. Students will gain a foundation on which to build further watercolor skills.


Holiday Gift Workshop: Alcohol Ink on Tile

Saturday, November 7, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Instructor: Lynda Kingsley

Cost: $58

Students will create gorgeous tiles with alcohol inks. Using various techniques to test play on Yupo paper, students will paint 8 tiles and finish with Triple-Coat Clear Glaze and cork bottoms. Dazzle your friends and family with these fabulous handmade gifts! (Students will bring their own inks and miscellaneous items.)


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Lauri Henry Alcohol Inks Workshop Jan. 17


Lauri Henry One Day Workshop Saturday, January 17, 2015

Lauri will show you many different techniques using ink and alcohol and by the end of the day you will be well versed in this medium. Call Katy Hopkins 817-540-3412 or email her at katies_kreations@hotmail.com for more information.

For more about the artist see http://www.ragamuffinexpressions.com

Location: Trinity Arts Guild, Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671

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TAG demo Lauri Henry on Alcohol Inks; Awards for TAG Fall Members Show


Next Trinity Arts Guild Meeting Monday, October 6th at 7:00 PM

trinityartsguild.org   (817) 283-1422

Location: Trinity Arts Guild Gallery in the ArtsNet Building
Bedford Boys Ranch, 2819 R. D. Hurt Pkwy., Bedford, TX 76095-0671

Laurie Henry will be presenting a demo on Alcohol Inks. For more about the artist see http://www.ragamuffinexpressions.com


The 2014 Fall Members’ Juried Show Reception will be held during the meeting. Awards will be announced and refreshments served. The show continues through Oct. 21.


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Free Painting Groups in Irving

The irving Art Association offers three free painting groups, plus sponsors a fourth at the local library. With the exception of the library group, they meet at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving 75061. For more about the groups see Painting Groups.



The Friday Open Art Night is held on the second and fourth Friday evenings of the month. The hours are 6:30 – 9:30pm and usually six to eight artists and crafters attend.

A group project is usually planned, but participation is voluntary — you may bring anything to work on. Come and enjoy the fellowship of other artists and learn from each other!

past project: alcohol inks on ceramic tiles

past project: alcohol inks on ceramic tiles

Upcoming dates & activities:

  • Jan. 24, 2014 – Art Journaling – Let’s make a Journal for the New Year
  • Feb. 14 – Altered Art – Altered or Creative Doodling
  • Feb.  28 – Art Journaling – tba
  • Mar. 14 – Altered Art – Let’s make our own books!

Contact Linda Shotwell at lindawoodshotwell@gmail.com for more information, such as supply lists.


The Sunday Painters & Crafters Group for Adults meets every third Sunday afternoon at the West Irving Library meeting room (1:30 – 4:30 pm — corner of Rochelle & Esters).

The January 19th meeting topic with be Alcohol Inks on Yupo, but you may work on whatever you wish. Meeting leader will be Sharon Giles, so contact her at webmaster@irvingart.org or 21-288-1232 for supplies information. She will bring a supply of Yupo, the plastic paper. Here’s a video that illustrates some of the techniques that we’ll experiment with: http://youtu.be/XBXu4kBfgBM


Tuesday Painters continue to meet weekly from 10:30 – 3:30. All media are welcome. Oil painters, please use odorless turps. Be sure to bring a sack lunch! Coordinator Victoria Robinson library@irvingart.org

The Tuesday Painters group will be exhibiting their work in June at the IAA gallery, so start painting now!


Thursday Painters is hosted by TAO Arts (The Association of Oriental Arts) so it’s devoted to oriental brush painting. Meets every Thursday from 10:30 am — 3:30 pm.  Contact President Pat Southard at  214-534-9501 or pfsouthard@gmail.com for more information

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Workshops in Denton: Alcohol Ink and Zentangle

VADO (VAST Artists Day Out) Workshop Series
Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) http://vastarts.org
Alcohol Ink Workshop 
with Laurie Henry
Thursday, July 18, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm, Craft Room, Center for the Visual Arts, Denton
VAST Members $35
Non-Members   $70 ($35 + VAST
Member dues of $35)
Please contact Mary Emerson, see below.
Laurie paints her colorful paintings on YUPO paper. She more of her work at: www.ragamuffinexpressions.com

Supply list for Laurie Henry Workshop:

( Laurie is checking with the distributor to see if she can get Alcohol Ink Set Kits at a cheaper rate. If not, can be purchased at JoAnns)

91% rubbing alcohol

Yupo paper- Voertman’s  located at 1314 West Hickory is less expensive

Plastic such as a plastic ice cube tray or a plastic lid to use as a pallet. (It needs to be non-porous)

Paper towels

Various brushes (Don’t bring your best brushes)


Dixie cups or small container to hold alcohol

Pencil and eraser

A plastic lid from a storage box.  (Shoe size or larger is good.)

latex gloves to prevent staining of hands
Don’t wear good clothes!
Zentangle Workshop with Susan Thillen, CZT
Thursday, August 1,
9:30 am – 3:00 pm,
Craft Room, Center for the Visual Arts, Denton
VAST Members $40 ($35 + $5 for the Supply Kit = $40)
Non-Members $75 ($35 + VAST Member dues of $35 + $5 for the Supply Kit = $75)
Supply kit includes: Kit includes micron saguaro pen .01, pencil, stump, 5 tiles, carry bag. The tiles are 5 for $3, if someone wants to get their own supplies. (Usually, it’s cheaper to get them from me.)


If you want to attend either workshop, please send a $15 check for one ($30 for both) as a deposit made out to VAST to hold your place to:
Mary Emerson
1001 Emerald Sound Blvd
Oak Point, TX 75068-2235

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