Tag: Arlington TX

A Mid Summer Night’s Happening -JULY 6 at the Upstairs Gallery

The Upstairs Gallery gives to airy nothing a local habitation and a name: A Midsummer Night’s Happening, a night of revels, poetry, music and art never before seen in Arlington, Friday, July 6th at 6PM. Spoken word and music begins 7:30pm. C.J. Critt , master of the revels Beatnik Chemist, guest DJ Artists: Bret …

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2018 International Folk Art Market in Arlington June 14-16

The world’s largest International Folk Art Market returns to Arlington on June 14-16 for its second year, bringing with it global folk art from 30 different countries, international cuisine, live entertainment, family-friendly activities, VIP events, and more. The three-day event will be held at The Green at College Park on the University of Texas at Arlington campus.

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2018 North Texas Quilt Festival June 7 – 9

June 7, 8 & 9

Exhibit Hall Hours: Thursday & Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm;  Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Arlington Convention Center

1200 Ballpark Way | Arlington, TX 76011

Feast your eyes on more than 350 stunning quilts brimming with artistry and creativity, competing for awards from accredited judges Marilyn Hardy, Gina Perkes …

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The STUDIO SHOW opens May 12 at the Upstairs Gallery

THE STUDIO SHOW featuring new work from adults and children who have taken art classes at The Upstairs Gallery MAY 12 – 26, 2018 OPENING RECEPTION FOR THE ARTISTS SATURDAY, MAY 12 2 PM – 5 PM http://www.upstairsartgallery.com/ 1038 WEST ABRAM * ARLINGTON, TEXAS 76013
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Upstairs Gallery celebrates 50th Anniversary on Spring Gallery Night March 24

Celebrating its 50th Anniversary

The Upstairs Gallery

Opens a Show of New Works by Its Current Artists

SATURDAY 24 March 2018    12 till 9pm

Location: 1038 WEST ABRAM * ARLINGTON, TEXAS 76013
info@upstairsartgallery.com

Visit our website: http://www.upstairsartgallery.com/

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Sparks Studio Art Classes for March

Sign up for a workshop…  Call Suzanne 817-266-3085 or email suzannebmcneill@hotmail.com to reserve a seat in any class
our mailing address… Sparks Studio Art, 1809 Elm Crest Drive, Arlington, TX 76012 Workshops and classes at Sparks Studio Art include a wide range of art mediums and techniques. The common thread in all  of …

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Youth Art Month at the Arlington Museum of Art

March 7 – April 18, 2018

Each Spring the AMA works collaboratively with the Arlington Independent School District to give students the opportunity to display their pieces, done in a wide variety of mediums, to the general public. Six weeks are dedicated to this exhibition. It is held in conjunction with National Youth Art …

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Downtown Arlington Mural Project call for applications

Downtown Arlington Mural Project

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APPLY TO THIS CALL

Call Type: Public Art
Eligibility: Regional
State: Texas
Fee: $20.00 (Downtown Arlington Mural Initiative)
Entry Deadline: 3/31/18
Number of Applications Allowed: 3
The Downtown Arlington Mural Project, a new public art initiative to create a complementary …

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David McGee Works on Paper at the Gallery at UTA

The Telling and the Told: David McGee ‐ Works on Paper January 22 – March 10, 2018

Arlington – The Gallery at UTA is pleased to present an exhibition showcasing works on paper by Houston-based artist David McGee, organized by the Houston Museum of African American Culture. The Telling and the Told, which premiered …

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Basic Silver Metal Clay Workshop & more at Alchemy Group

Basic Silver Metal Clay Workshop Participants explore the many methods of imprinting textures on Silver Metal Clay as well as learn to carve, fire and finish it. No prior experience is needed.  Learn the basics while making a pendant and matching earrings. Learn to roll, texture, shape and cut the clay. Polish and finish …

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The Brew and Arts Show Feb. 17 at the Legal Draft Beer Co.

 

The Brew and Arts Crew is having another Art Show with unique artists and vendors on Saturday Feb 17th 12-6pm at the Legal Draft Beer Company in Arlington.

Join us for live bands, live painting, food trucks, vendors, and artists of all kinds (NO ENTRY FEE)

Over 20 Artists and Unique Vendors!

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Doug Walton Spring Break Encounter 2018 March 9-13

DOUG WALTON SPRING-BREAK ENCOUNTER 2018 DATES: Fri–Tue. March 9-13, 2018 TIME: 9:00 am-4 pm FEE: $275 for five days or $60 per day for fewer than three, days. A $50 deposit will hold your place No one teaches the creative process better than Doug. He engages your imagination and fearlessness to create exciting and …

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AVAA 42nd Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibit

2018 Call for Entries
AVAA
Arlington Visual Arts Association
42nd Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibit
February 9 – March 30
Reception February 15, 6:00 – 9:00 P.M.
Duncan Center Art Room

Contact Kathy Kline for details, a prospectus and information
817-692-5987

Bob Duncan Center
2800 South Center …

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Maureen Brouillette Dallas Critique Group

Maureen has some openings in her Dallas critique group and would like to recruit a few new artists. She also has started an Arlington critique group for artists in the mid-cities and Ft. Worth. She needs regulars who would commit to attend every month and subs who would like to attend occasionally. See the flyer …

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2018 Art on the Greene applications due March 31

Art on the Greene 2018

Phone: 817-797-2424
Event Dates: 5/11/18 – 5/13/18
Application Deadline: 3/31/18 Midnight CST

Art on the Greene takes place in Richard Greene Linear Park, which is located between The Texas Rangers Ballpark and Dallas Cowboys Stadium.

With a lake on the north side, Rangers Ballpark on the east …

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Vision Board Workshops

Creating Vision Boards and Attracting Your Goals.

The purpose of a Vision Board is to help you create an image of what you want to attract into your life.  Vision Boards are a very powerful way to use the process of  visualization. Creating a collage of pictures and words to put the exact image …

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Happy Holidays Pop-Up Market in Arlington

Happy Holidays Pop-Up Market

Do you still have some difficult to buy for people on your holiday shopping list? Check out the unique, one of a kind handmade items from local artisans for that perfect gift or a treat for yourself.

Brought to you by 817ArtsAlliance and The Sleepy Cottage, the Happy Holidays Pop-Up …

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The Upstairs Gallery – the Christmas Show, Pottery & Doug Walton New Year’s Encounter

From now till December 23, 2017

Tuesday ~ Saturday

12:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Upstaris Gallery 1038 WEST ABRAM * ARLINGTON, TEXAS 76013
info@upstairsartgallery.com

Visit our website: http://www.upstairsartgallery.com/

The intricate medallion design above was created by Al Brouillette, one of the

original artists of The Upstairs Gallery. It was one of many …

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The Upstairs Gallery – Annual Christms Show – 12.2.17

The intricate medallion design above was created by Al Brouillette, one of the original artists of The Upstairs Gallery. It was one of many designs that he created for Eleanor G. Martin’s annual Christmas Show. We thought it approporiate to use Al’s design for this 50th Annual Gallery show. Al Brouillette 1924 – 2000 …

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Karen Foster Workshop: Paint Like Matisse – Nov 20

…paint like Matisse… Join us on Monday Nov 20th for a very interesting, sure-fire way to loosen up. We are going to paint like Matisse by attaching a stick to the end of the paintbrush and standing back to paint. See supply list below.

NOV. 20, 2017 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM $50. INSTRUCTOR: …

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Upstairs Gallery: 50th Anniv. Show Closes – Judy Gelfert Show Opens – Oct. 20th

On Friday, 20 October 2017 5:00 till 8:00 p.m. Toast the 50th Anniversary of The Upstairs Gallery and enjoy an ongoing exhibition of art from the gallery’s first half century while celebrating the opening of A New Show of Paintings by Judy Gelfert

Judy Gelfert’s oil paintings reflect her ever-enthusiastic attention to design and …

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The 5th Annual South Street Art Festival Oct. 13 – 15 in Arlington

The 5th Annual South Street Art Festival

Friday October 13, 2017 4pm-10pm
Saturday October 14, 2017 11am-10pm
Sunday October 15, 2017 11am-5pm

http://www.southstreetartfest.com/

Downtown Arlington Arts District

Admission & Parking FREE

 

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Pinners Conference & Expo Sept. 29-30 in Arlington

A convention and expo especially for those who enjoy pinning those artsy and craftsy ideas to boards on Pinterest.

https://tx.pinnersconference.com

Enjoy fun classes and shopping – Check out the “The Classes!” tab to learn more. You’ll also encounter over 200 exhibiting businesses providing beautiful shopping options in the worlds of DIY, crafts, wedding, baby, cooking, …

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NEW Classes – RUST on Canvas & POURS WITH Silicone at Sparks Studio

NEW Classes in September & October!

  • RUST and Patina on Canvas. Layers, Textures, Copper & Iron Finishes
    TERRIFIC CLASS – Reactive Techniques with Copper and Iron
    with Suzanne McNeill-Sparks
    Thursday September 14 – 9:30 to 3:00
  • POURING PAINT with Silicone. Swirls, Cells, Layers & More
    FABULOUS CLASS – New …

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Fall Classes at the Upstairs Gallery in Arlington

Adult art classes & workshops by Sam Hopkins, Carolyn Jehring, Judy Gelfert, Marjgie Whittington, Jim Evans, Karen Foster and Doug Walton.  http://upstairsartgallery.com/schedule/TUG%20FALL%202017%207-28-17.pdf

Featuring Arlington area artists since, 1967

Eleanor Grace Martin and her artist friends founded The Upstairs Gallery in 1967… this year we are celebrating 48 years of sharing our art experience with …

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5th Annual South Street Art Festival call for artists – deadline Sept. 1

The 5th Annual South Street Art Festival artist application is now available.

Friday October 13, 2017 4pm-10pm
Saturday October 14, 2017 11am-10pm
Sunday October 15, 2017 11am-5pm

http://www.southstreetartfest.com/artists.html

Booth fee 10×10 $175, 10×20 $350
No application or jury fee.
Artists can apply in one of fourteen different categories. Deadline …

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Sparks Art Classes for August!… Jewelry – Alcohol Inks – Rusty Gourds – Leather Books

Visit SparksStudioArt.com for more information. Contact Suzanne with questions or to sign up for a class…call 817-266-3085 or email suzannebmcneill@hotmail.com.

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Spotlight on Suzanne McNeill’s Travel Journals

A world traveler (and creator of numerous beautiful sketchbooks from her travels), Suzanne McNeill has just returned from a trip to Cuba for new artistic inspiration. She says “It was a wonderful trip … The bright colored antique cars, home stays, Havana and the Vinales Valley were all spectacular.”

CLOTH-PAPER-SCISSORS magazine did a 6-page …

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Milton H. Green: Women at the Arlington Museum of Art

Current Exhibit: Milton H. Greene: Women Tuesdays – Saturdays: 10am – 5pm Sundays: 1pm – 5pm CLOSED JULY 4, 2017 IN CELEBRATION OF INDEPENDENCE DAY! For more information  If you love Hollywood, celebrities, fashion or Marilyn Monroe, you will love this exhibit. Greene is known for his fashion and celebrity photography from the 1950’s …

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Saturday, July 29 – Art Uncorked: Silk Screen Pop Art workshop

Learn to silk screen pop art

Relax with a glass of wine and silk-screen pop art with artist Jonathon Kimbrell, currently on exhibit.

Art Uncorked is on Saturday, July 28, 2017 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Tickets are $45 which includes all supplies & refreshments.

For more info and reservations Arlington Museum of …

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Call for Sculptures – Arlington Entertainment District Sculpture Trail – Phase 4

DUE DATE: JULY 20,2017

The City of Arlington is seeking 2-3 sculptures for purchase to be placed within the Entertainment District Sculpture Trail located between AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Park.  A total 18 sculptures have already be placed to date.

Please consider submitting a proposal.  RFP for Phase 4 of the Entertainment District Sculpture …

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More Calls for Artists around Texas

 

For artist opportunities at local craft shows see http://www.dfwcraftshows.com

 

2017 Western Trappings on The Llano
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APPLY TO THIS CALL
Fee: $25.00 (Western Trapping on the Llano 2017)
Entry Deadline: 7/1/17
Days remaining to deadline: 10
Event Dates: 10/13/17 – 10/28/17

A 16 day, Juried, …

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Expand Your Creativity! Jewelry and Abstract Painting at Sparks Studio

SIGN UP FOR A WORKSHOP…   817-266-3085  Jewelry classes for June-July… Painting in August.
Call Suzanne 817-266-3085 or email suzannebmcneill@hotmail.com to reserve a seat in any class
our mailing address… Sparks Studio Art, 1809 Elm Crest Drive, Arlington, TX 76012
Visit SparksStudioArt.com for a complete description of classes.

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Painting Classes: Oils and Acrylics with Irma Ward

Pursue your passion and experience your creative side with oil or acrylic painting lessons. Irma offers weekly painting classes that concentrate on the application of basic concepts and techniques as you paint a subject that you like. Learn more about composition, values, brushwork, color, and perspective in a well-equipped studio; conveniently located off of …

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Milton H. Greene opens May 13 at the Arlington Museum of Art

Milton H. Greene opens Saturday, May 13 at the Arlington Museum of Art. If you love Hollywood, celebrities, fashion or Marilyn Monroe, you will love this exhibit. Greene is known for his fashion and celebrity photography from the 1950’s – 1970’s. He developed a close friendship with Marilyn Monroe after a famous photo shoot for …

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