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2017 Cedars Open Studios

Saturday, November 18, 2017

10 am – 6 pm

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Now in our 15th year, cedars open studios is the largest event of the year in The Cedars. The Cedars, Dallas, Texas has long been home to a diverse group of Dallas painters, photographers, sculptors and musicians who have contributed to the deep and gritty history of the neighborhood.

Watch live demos and meet renowned artists such as Bowman Glass / Artists in Glass, Albert Scherbarth, Rick Maxwell and TONY COLLINS art + home. Visit the growing number of galleries including Ro2 Art, Janette Kennedy Gallery and Cedars Art House.

Special exhibits this year include The Museum of Street Culture “Looking for Home” featuring the photography by Mary Ellen Mark. The installation in Encore Park Dallas traces the life of Tiny, a 13-year-old runaway teen when Mark first encountered her in Seattle, Washington, in 1983, while Mark was working on a story for Life Magazine.

Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park exhibit “Neighborhoods We Called Home,” explores the historic neighborhoods of Dallas that served as strong, supportive communities for African American, Hispanic, and Jewish Dallasites from the early 1900s and beyond.

The evening will culminate with the annual tradition “The Decorating of the Tree” by Bowman Glass / Artists in Glass followed by special events at Buzzworks and the newly reopened Longhorn Ballroom!

Bike Friendly Cedars will lead a pedal powered tour of the studios and Lime Bike will have bikes available at a special rate for visitors.

If you’ve never been to the Cedars, now is a great chance to learn about the neighborhood – itself an evolving work of art.

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Cross Timbers 2017 Studio Tour Nov. 10 – 12

Welcome to our Annual Studio Tour!

Opening Reception
Friday November 10th 7:00 pm
at Premier Gallery 1681 Justin Road,
Flower Mound
(972) 800-7290

Tour Dates and Hours
Saturday November 11th 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday November 12th 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

http://www.crosstimbersarts.com/tour-map

The purpose of the Tour, is to give the public an opportunity to explore the artistic process first hand, showcase the variety of fine art available in the local area, and create a sense of community among area artists. This unique and popular Denton County art event has provided art education in a neighborhood setting for thousands of people since its inception.

Since the first tour in 2002, the organization has grown from 6 artists to 26 and encourages membership from a wide range of disciplines such as painting, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, clay, glass, fiber, furniture and mosaics.

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This year our annual tour will feature more artists than ever before. So we have compiled some tools to help you plan and navigate your tour. The information in this page includes tour dates, brochure map, information about Google maps used on our website, a link to our Artist Directory, and an image of our tour signs.

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McKinney Art Studio Tour Nov. 11 & 12

http://mckinneyartstudiotour.com/

The 2017 two-day MAST event will be Saturday, November 11, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, November 12, from noon until 5 p.m.

About the Tour

Walking into an artist’s studio gives you a much deeper understanding of what goes into the artwork. By seeing an artist’s environment, tools and materials and by learning about their inspirations and creative process, the art buyer gains insights into the artist’s work that is impossible to acquire by simply viewing art in a gallery. When you make a personal connection with an artist, you will forever have a deeper appreciation for the artwork, which becomes a part of your home.

McKinney Art Studio Tour is in its ninth year of providing the public with this rare opportunity to get a behind the scenes look at McKinney’s art community. The tour began in 2009 as a vision of local artists and teachers Sona Knox, Kerry Randol-Johnston, Lisa LaBarge and Molly Goodall. It has grown to include a wide variety of skilled artists looking to bring public awareness to the amazing collection of talent in our wonderful city.

Planning your Tour

Plan your tour by exploring the artists’ pages on our website and referencing the online or printed map, which will guide you to each artist’s location. Many of the artists, whose studios are widely spread about the city, will join with more centrally located studios in an effort to make the experience easier for tour goers. Visit as many or as few studios as you like, and at your own pace. Many of the studios are conveniently clustered near the historic downtown square, offering a variety of unique dining and shopping options.

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Plano Studio Tour and Art Market Nov. 4 & 5

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Art Market set for this weekend, November 4 and 5. 

This two-day event, scheduled for this weekend, November 4 and 5, will feature the studios and exhibits of 21 Plano area artists.They are members of the Plano Art Association. The studio locations are throughout the Plano area, from Allen to Richardson to Wylie as well as East and West Plano.

Hours are Saturday, November 4,  10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday, November 5,  Noon to 5:00 pm

The artists are opening their studios so the art-appreciating public can view their work environment and their art work up close. There is an array of styles and mediums on display; paintings, photography and three-dimensional art. 

 
New this year, the tour will feature an Art Market venue. Five artists will be displaying their work at AramArt Institute at 2309 W. Parker Road, just West of Custer Road.See map to studio locations Pdf Map to  Studio Tour and Art Market

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Plano Art Association – Studio Tour and Art Market Nov. 4 & 5


Plano Art Association Studio Tour and

Art Market set for November 4 and 5

This two-day event, scheduled for November 4 and 5, will feature the studios and exhibits of 21 Plano area artists.They are members of the Plano Art Association. The studio locations are throughout the Plano area, from Allen to Richardson to Wylie as well as East and West Plano.

Hours are Saturday, November 410:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sunday, November 5,  Noon to 5:00 pm

The artists are opening their studios so the art-appreciating public can view their work environment and their art work up close. There is an array of styles and mediums on display; paintings, photography and three-dimensional art.

New this year, the tour will feature an Art Market venue. Six artists will be displaying their work at AramArt Institute at 2309 W. Parker Road, just West of Custer Road.

For 13 years a group of artists in the Plano and surrounding art community have hosted this tour of their studios each November. For the first time, this year, PAA has taken on this highly successful event and opened it up to their members.

A special website has been set up with an interactive map that tour goers can use to plot their own tour route. Samples of each artist’s art work is also displayed on the site.

“This is great timing for a gift-buying, shopping opportunity for folks to buy original artwork directly from the artist who created it. By meeting artists and learning more about their creative processes, you gain a deep appreciation for their work. Often prices are especially friendly when dealing directly with the artists,” according to Gene Dillard, President of Plano Art Association.

Pdf Map to  Studio Tour and Art Market

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT

Gene Dillard
President, Plano Art Association

PHOTOS ARE AVAILABLE

Contact us and we will gladly provide reproduction-quality images for your use.
Plano Art Association
P.O. Box 861508   Plano, Texas 75086

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2017 Fall Open Studios at Continental Gin Building Oct. 20 & 21

The 2017 Fall Open Studios at the historical Continental Gin Building will showcase a diverse range of art from 50+ local artists across 61,000 sq.ft. of space on three floors and over $500,000 in local art.

Only available to the public twice a year during the spring and fall, Continental Gin Building Studios, located at 3309 Elm St. Dallas, TX 75226 in the historic Deep Ellum neighborhood, will open its doors Friday, October 20th, 6-10pm and Saturday, October 21st, 2-8pm.

Continental Gin Building Studios prides itself in providing Dallas with innovative artwork from a wide range of contributing artists who represent the creative power in our city. 2017 Fall Open Studios allows for these local artists to share their works with the Dallas community, featuring the creative talent of North Texas. http://continentalginbuilding.com

The Fall 2017 Open Studios will feature 50 Artists and a Hurricane Relief Fundraiser Benefiting CerfPlus which provides assistance to artists. More information about CerfPlus https://cerfplus.org/

 

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25th Annual White Rock Lake Artists Studio Tour Oct. 14 & 15

Celebrating 25 years of opening our studios, over fifty artists and 4 art centers are participating this year!

Visit art studios and see work in all its stages. Talk to artists about ideas, processes, and materials. Explore the places where art happens! FREE TO PUBLIC! Visit the site at whiterockartists.com to see who’s doing what and where, and download a map to navigate your way through the neighborhoods!

October 14 & 15, 10am to 5pm both days!

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Oak Cliff’s Annual Visual SpeedBump Art Tour for 2017

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Saturday May 20th Noon – 6 pm 

The artists of Oak Cliff welcome you into their homes and studios for the annual Visual SpeedBump Art Tour. Come out and see artists in their natural habitat and be amazed by all the creativity. This one-day event is Free and open to the public. Printed maps will be available at each stop.

 

http://www.chuckandgeorge.net/speedbump/

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For a photo-heavy coverage of the 2016 Tour, see Dallas Art Revue’s review at http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/art-crit/Here_Lately/ArtHereLately-022.html#speedbump

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Artisan’s Studio Gallery Open House June 3

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Artisan’s Studio Gallery Open House

June 3, 2017 10am – 4pm

Demonstrations by artists Beverly Boren, Pat Kochan, Judy Harrison

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Artisan’s Studio Gallery
2825 Valley View Ln Ste 301, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234

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North Dallas Artist Studio Tour April 29 & 30th

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Art in Our Own Backyard!

The 14th annual “North Dallas Artists Studio Tour” will be a real artistic adventure.  There are 27  artists featuring their talents at varied locations throughout the neighborhood.  Run, don’t walk, as they also open their studios for the public to explore and encourage the artist within.

Look for yellow signs and seek out your favorites.  Many will offer not only their works for sale, but also a free raffle and refreshments.  It will certainly be worth the hike.

Come take a tour while supporting your neighborhood artists!

*April 29th and 30th, 10am to 5pm.  The adventure map can be found on Facebook or visit www.NorthDallasArt.com

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North Dallas Artist Studio Tour April 29 & 30

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Art in Our Own Backyard! The 14th annual “North Dallas Artist Studio Tour” on April 29th, 10am to 5pm, and April 30th,10am to 5 pm, will be a real artistic adventure.

Twenty seven artist will feature their talents at varied locations throughout the neighborhood. Run don’t walk, as they also open their studios for the public to explore and encourage the artist in you. Look for yellow direction signs and seek out your favorites. Many will offer not only their works for sale, but a free raffle and refreshments. It will certainly be worth the hike! Look for their Facebook page “NorthDallasArtistStudio” or visit their web site at www.NorthDallasArt.com. Come take a tour all while supporting YOUR neighborhood artist!

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CONTINENTAL GIN BUILDING invites you to 2017 SPRING OPEN STUDIOS

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CONTINENTAL GIN BUILDING INVITES YOU TO
2017 SPRING OPEN STUDIOS
MARCH 24th 6-10pm & MARCH 25th 2-8pm
 
Join the largest North Texas artist community at
Continental Gin Building’s 2017 Spring Open Studios.
Over 30 artists within this thriving community 
will occupy 61,000 sq ft of studio space on
three floors to showcase their diverse artwork.
 
Live music & complimentary food & drinks will be available. 
This event is free and open to the public for all ages.

For more information, visit continentalginbuilding.com

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14th Annual Cedars Open Studios Nov. 19

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the fourteenth annual cedars open studios

For a map see http://2015.cedarsopenstudios.com/2015-map/

For the past thirteen years Cedars Neighborhood Artists have opened their doors to the public for one day to showcase the talent, creativity and vibrant lives of the artists that work and live here. This free event draws thousands of visitors, from all walks of life, to explore the neighborhood studios, learn about art, shop and enjoy local bars and restaurants.

The Cedars The Cedars, a.k.a. the Dallas Artists’ District, has long been home to a diverse group of Dallas artists. Renowned glass artists Jim and Mary Lynn Bowman, sculptor Albert Scherbarth and over 60 other artists will open their studios to the public, giving visitors a chance to experience this creative, evolving neighborhood, rich in art, history and entertainment. See the Cedars on two wheels! For cycling enthusiasts, there is also a bike tour led by Bike Friendly Cedars.

Visit the cedars artists in their homes and studios – as independently unique as the individual artwork created within, whether it’s glass blowing, photography, painting, sculpture or expressive hula-hoop dancing, you won’t want to miss a single one!

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Continental Gin Fall 2016 Artists Open Studios Nov. 11 & 12

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Deep Ellum’s historic Continental Gin Building celebrates its biannual Artists Open Studio this fall! Join us in a public exhibition featuring some of Dallas’ finest artists and their work.

Doors open Friday, November 11 from 6:00 – 10:00 PM and Saturday, November 12 from 2:00 – 8:00 PM. Entry is free.

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Continental Gin Building
3309 Elm Street
Deep Ellum
Dallas, TX 75226

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Artists’ Studio Tour and Sale Nov. 5 & 6 – Allen, Plano & Wylie

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FORMERLY GALLERY VIII STUDIO TOUR
ALLEN • PLANO • WYLIE
SAVE THE DATES!
Saturday, November 5   10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, November 6   Noon to 5 pm

Gallery VIII artists and friends are opening their studios again this year. You are invited to see works in progress, demonstrations and artwork for sale. See list of participating artists and a map to their studios below.

Come meet and visit with the artists in their working environments. Bring your family and friends and spend the day touring and reveling in art. This is a great opportunity to purchase beautiful works of art directly from the artists…usually at non-gallery discounts…perfect as the holiday gift-giving season approaches.
Look for yellow Artist Studio Tour signs and yellow balloons at each location.

Check out our website: www.tourartiststudios.com  Or, for information contact us at mrenfroart@aol.com • 972 727 5426
Door Prizes at Every Studio
Each artist will donate an original work of art.  Winners will be contacted after the tour.
 Click on the map below, and it will take you to our web page with a Google map showing the locations of all the artists’ studios.

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Artisan’s Open Studio Sale Nov. 11 & 12

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EXPERIENCE AN ART STUDIO •

Opportunity to purchase gifts of Original watercolor & acrylic paintings

Holiday Open Studio Sale

Friday Evening Nov. 11
5 pm – 8 pm

Saturday Nov. 12
11 am – 5 pm

Artisan’s Studio-Gallery

Meet the Artists: Naomi Brotherton, Founder of Artisan’s, at 96 years old is retiring at the end of this year

Pat Kochan, author of “Once Upon A Time In Dallas, Through the Artist’s Eyes”

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ARTISAN’S STUDIO-GALLERY
2825 Valley View Lane #301
Behind Auto Zone – Josey at Valley View Ln.
Farmers Branch, TX
www.artisansstudio.com

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Nel Dorn Byrd Studio Tour Nov. 5 & 6

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My ANNUAL STUDIO TOUR will be November 5 & 6 with hours of 10 to 5 both days.  You’re invited to come see my paintings, tour my studio & visit.  This is the 13th year to open my studio to guests & the third year since relocation to Denton County.  If you’ve not been here since we moved, I think you would enjoy a drive into the country.  I have a beautiful view from my studio  with constant inspiration from nature.   (sometimes some wild life to view also)  The address is 3800 Elm Bottom Circle, Aubrey, TX & my phone # is 940-381-3018.  Inspired by the local color and subjects nearby I have been painting landscapes of Denton County as well as scenes from downtown Denton.
Nel Dorn Byrd is a signature member of several watercolor societies and her work has been included in many publications and books.  Her paintings are in corporate and private collections throughout the United States.  She paints in a loose, impressionistic style and her works often depict strong light and dark patterns with the play of light giving excitement and interest to any subject.  Nel feels that working in a series is oftentimes conducive to the creative process. For more see www.neldornbyrd.com
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Watercolor continues to be a huge part of my life; sales are good & always lift my spirits.  I have completed several commissions this year – sometimes a challenge but always rewarding.  Thank you all for your continued support.   I am active in the Visual Art Society of Texas (VAST)  and I had a solo exhibition at the Black Box Theatre in Denton, April 1 – July 15,  with  thirteen watercolors depicting Denton scenes.  And my painting of a fall landscape titled,  Autumn, was selected for inclusion in the 2017 VAST calendar – month of October.

Watercolor USA is a top notch yearly exhibition at the Art Museum in Springfield, MO with a juror from the academic world.  I have entered for more years than I’m telling, but at long last, I had a piece accepted into the show – SO EXCITED!  Juror was Lynne Warren, Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.  Leon and I attended the opening reception in Springfield on June 3.
                             

Also, my work has been accepted into the following juried competitions this year:

10th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition, Denton – “Insight”
Arts Open Call – Greater Denton Arts Council – “100% Cotton”
41st Annual Western Federation Exhibition, Arvada, CO – “Popper Building”
TX Watercolor Society 67th Annual “, New Braunfels  – Waiting Renovation”     – award
SWA 2016 International, Ft Worth – “Texas Cotton”   – cash award
TX & Neighbors 31st Annual, Irving – “Rockers at Rest”
27th Annual VAST Members Exhibition, Denton – “Denim on the Stalk”
Kansas Watercolor Society National – “Denim on the Stalk”
I hope you will put my studio tour on your calendar;   I will have matted & framed watercolors along with my printed notecards & original cards.  Again this year, you can register to win one of my original watercolor paintings given as a door prize. (image below)  Bill Harmon was last year’s winner.

Remember the dates, Saturday and Sunday, November 5 & 6 with hours of 10 to 5.  I will look forward to seeing you then!

 My barrel racing granddaughter has been asking me to paint horses;  here is the first of a new series.

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Teri Muse & Lin Hampton OPEN STUDIOS Nov. 5 & 6 and Nov. 27

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2 Local Artists

OPEN STUDIOS

Teri Muse & Lin Hampton

The first weekend of November

NOV 5th & 6th, 1 Oam-5pm @

The Red Zipper Studio

4090 D, Trey Lane in Argyle, TEXAS

The last weekend of November Sunday ONLY

NOV 27th, 10am-5pm @ The Red Door Studio 2

736C, Robinson Road, Denton, TEXAS

TERI MUSE

www.TeriMuse.com musetl@hotmail.com 940-390-1519

LIN HAMPTON

www.LinHampton.com linhamptonart@gmail.com 940-442-2422

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ArtSeen Studio Tour Oct. 15 & 16 in Frisco

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Join us for Frisco’s 6th Annual ArtSeen Tour! https://artseentour.com/

Saturday, October 15 &  Sunday, October 16, 2016, 12-5pm

 The ArtSeen Tour is an annual event that connects local working artists with the Frisco community.   Artists show their work in their studios, galleries and other host locations in the Downtown Frisco Arts District.  Each year, we publish a map of the locations where you can find local artists (click HERE for MAP). Visitors can follow the map and travel from place to place, talking to the artists and seeing their creative spaces.   This casual event is free, fun, and family-friendly.

For a complete list of the galleries and artists’ studios included, click here. Galleries include the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center, thegallery8680, Fresh Paint Studio, etc.

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Continental Gin Building Artists Open Studios Spring 2016 April 22 & 23

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Continental Gin Building Artists Open Studios Spring 2016

The 127-year-old Continental Gin Building is known as the oldest art community in Deep Ellum, and has proudly served as a creative hearth of over 65 tenants, including craftsmen, film producers, painters, photographers and designers, for almost 30 years. Starting April 22nd, The historic Continental GinBuilding (CGB) will open its doors to the public this April for its biannual open house, showcasing the work of over 40 of Dallas’ finest artists. Guests are invited to enjoy abundant wine, treats, and live music by the Felix Flores Band.

3309 Elm Street
Dallas, TX 75226

Friday, April 22: 6-10 PM
Saturday, April 23: 2-8 PM

Free to the public.

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North Dallas Artist Studio Tour April 23 & 24

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Thirteenth Annual Artist Studio Tour – 2016
Saturday April 23rd & Sunday April 24th, 10 to 5

Featured this year are 25 artists in 15 studios including painters, photographers, jewelers, potters, woodworkers, collage, mixed media, and glass artists.

For a list of studios and map see http://northdallasart.com/

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Historic Continental Gin Building to Showcase 40+ Artists at Artists Open Studios Spring 2016

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The 127-year-old Continental Gin Building is known as the oldest art community in Deep Ellum, and has proudly served as a creative hearth of over 65 tenants, including craftsmen, film producers, painters, photographers and designers, for almost 30 years. Starting Friday, April 22nd, the historic Continental Gin Building (CGB) will open its doors to the public this April for its biannual open house, showcasing the work of over 40 of Dallas’ finest artists. Guests are invited to enjoy abundant wine, treats, and live music by the Felix Flores Band. Dates and times are as follow:

Friday, April 22: 6:00 – 10:00 PM
Saturday, April 23: 2:00 – 8:00 PM

http://www.continentalginbuilding.com/

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Cedars Open Studios Tour Nov. 21

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Cedars Open Studios Tour

November 21, 2015

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Experience the historic landscape and meet the creative energy bringing art to life at the Cedar’s Open Studio Nov. 21, 2015 12-6 pm

The 13th Annual Cedars Open Studios Tour is Saturday, November 21, 2015, from 12:006:00 pm.  The Cedars, Dallas Artists’ District, is home to a diverse group of artists who will open their studios to the public with live demonstrations including glass blowing, metal sculpting, painting, immersive children’s art activities, live music, and a special fire hoop performance.  Come experience this creative, evolving neighborhood, a rich contributor to the history of Dallas, and one of the original artists’ districts of the city.  Attendees will meet noted artists of the Cedars, including mixed-media artist Joshua King, painter/metal sculptor Tony Collins, glass artists Jim and Mary Lynn Bowman, steel artist Albert Scherbarth, and wood worker/sculptor Jeff Hogan among many others.

Several transportation options are available for attendees including a bike cycle tour led by Bike Friendly Cedar’s, pedicabs provided by Transit Tricycle, and Uber, all of which are easily accessible from the Cedar’s Dart Rail Station.

A favorite family tradition is the sunset performance art piece titled “Decorating the Tree” at Bowman Glass, a work in steel and molten glass.  Following the official end of the event, patrons are welcome to attend several after party events, including a live concert and performance art event at American Beauty Mill.

Follow the Cedars Open Studios on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and www.cedarsopenstudios.com for a map of the event and more on the artists and sponsors participating in this year’s #CedarsOpenStudios

The Cedars is a district in south Dallas Texas (USA). It is adjacent to and south of downtown and Interstate 30, east of Lamar Street, north of Corinth Street, and west of Harwood Street.

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MAST – McKinney Art Studio Tour Nov. 14 & 15

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MAST – McKinney Art Studio Tour

November 14–15, 2015
Saturday Nov 14: 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday Nov 15: Noon-5:00pm
McKinney, Texas

The artists of McKinney, TX will be opening their studios to share, to inspire, and to connect — with you. Meet the artists and experience the creative process in action. View incredible, museum-quality artwork from amazing local artists in the intimate setting of the artists’ studios. Choose a piece of original art that you can purchase directly from the artist. Each artist will have an art  work to bid on in a Silent Auction.

This year’s McKinney Art Studio Tour is free, and features over 60 artists in 16 studios. For more information and to find  the tour map: http://www.mckinneyartstudiotour.com.

Art is a vital part of life. Come alive at MAST!

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Gallery VIII Studio Tour Nov. 7 & 8

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12th Annual Gallery VIII Artists & Friends Studio Tour

Saturday, November 7, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Sunday, November 8, Noon to 5:00 PM

For map see

http://gallery8.com/2015/10/11/12th-annual-gallery-viii-artists-friends-studio-tour/

Gallery VIII Artists & Friends are opening their studios again this year. You are invited to see works in progress, demonstrations,  and artwork for sale. Bring your family and friends and spend the day touring and reveling in art.

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Cross Timbers Artist Guild Artist Studio Tour Nov. 7 & 8

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November 7 & 8, 2015

The 26 artists of the Cross Timbers Artist Guild will open their studios for the 14th Annual Artist Studio Tour. 

The mission of the guild is to familiarize the public with the artists, and visit the places where they create in Lewisville, Flower Mound, Highland Village, Double Oak, Copper Canyon, Argyle and Bartonville.  There will be an opening reception Friday, November 6 at 7:00PM at Premier Gallery, 1681 Justin Road, Flower Mound.  For more information go to www.crosstimbersarts.com. Brochure and maps on the website. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cross-Timbers-Artists-Guild-Studio-Tour-166475616476/

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Historic Continental Gin Building Opens Doors to Showcase the Work of 40+ Artists

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The Continental Gin Building (CGB) will open its doors to the public Friday, November 6th from 6-10 pm and Saturday, November 7th from 2-8 pm for an open house showcasing the work of 44 diverse artists.
Guests are invited to enjoy abundant wine, treats, and live music by the Felix Flores Band.  The 127-year-old building is known as the oldest art community in Deep Ellum. For almost 30 years the CGB has been the home for a community of diversified artists including: craftsmen, film producers, painters, photographers, designers (clothing, accessories, interior), and more. It has grown to 65 tenants who create and collaborate within the historic walls. They are individual artists, under one roof, inspiring each other through an interactive community. 
About the CGB:
 For over two decades, artists have occupied the Continental Gin Building, making it one of the oldest creative communities in Dallas. At least twice a year, the studios are open to the public, each Fall and Spring. The Continental Gin Company was built in 1888 by Robert S. Munger, housed in a series of brick warehouses along Elm Street and Trunk Avenue. The company was closed in 1962, as Deep Ellum went through several transitions. In 1982, local real estate developer John Tatum purchased the property and spaces first began being rented to artists, thus establishing the Continental Gin Building as one of the oldest art communities in Dallas. It now houses a mix of accomplished professionals, soon-to-be-discovered and the as-yet undiscovered hopefuls, who are all diligently pursuing their talents whether that be apparel design, graphic design, photography, sculptures, film, painting, glasswork or more. 
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Continental Gin Artists Open Studios Nov. 6 & 7

 

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Continental Gin Artists Open Studios Fall 2015

Friday, November 6 – 6-10 pm

Saturday, November 7 – 2-8 pm

3309 Elm St., Deep Ellum, Dallas TX 75226

For over two decades artists have occupied the 120 year-old Continental Gin building making it one of the oldest creative communities in Dallas.​ Presently, over two dozen artists occupy the historic building. At least twice a year studios are open to the public and typically occurs in the fall and spring.

http://www.continentalginbuilding.com/

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2015 ArtSeen Studio Tour in Frisco Oct. 17 & 18

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The 2015 ArtSeen Studio Tour is this Weekend!

OCTOBER 17 & 18  Sat, 11-5 & Sun. noon-5

The weather should be perfect, the Texas/OU game is over, and the Cowboys are having their bye week (thank goodness!). So what is there to do?  Come out to our studio tour!

There are 25 artists/exhibits on the tour this year, so you’re sure to find lots of interesting works of art that you like.   We have several group exhibits, as well as many artists showing off their creative spaces and their newest works of art.  You can find out about all of our artists on our web site HERE.

Be sure to see our map to plan your route — you may pick any stop you want, or just start at #1 and make it across town to #15.  Pick up one of our full-color catalogs before the tour by stopping at the Frisco Discovery Center, thegallery8680 or the Frisco Public Library (Atrium), or get a catalog from any of the participating artists during the tour.

This event is a fun way to spend the day with family or friends.  It’s free and casual, so come out and have fun this weekend!

Find out all you need to know about the tour a ArtSeenTour.com.

Check out our tour MAP.

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23rd Annual White Rock Lake Artists’ Studio Tour Oct. 10 & 11

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SATURDAY: OCTOBER 10–10 AM TO 5 PM •
SUNDAY: OCTOBER 11–10 AM TO 5 PM

Forty-three artists, centers, and schools in east Dallas will open their doors to the public.  You can visit with local artists in their studio spaces and see a wide range of media in varied stages of creation.  The event has continued to grow in size and popularity since it began in 1992.  It is free, self-guided and open to all.

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For more information including artists and locations go to www.whiterockartists.com  Maps are also available at the Bath House Cultural Center by the lake.

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Fort Worth Artists’ STUDIO TOUR 2015 Oct. 18

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FORT WORTH ARTISTS’ STUDIO TOUR 2015
SUNDAY OCTOBER 18, 2015
1:00 – 5:00 PM
AT VARIOUS FORT WORTH LOCATIONS

FORT WORTH, TX – The second annual FORT WORTH ARTISTS’ STUDIO TOUR will take place on Sunday, October 18th, 2015 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm at various locations throughout Fort Worth. This event offers the public an opportunity to visit with local artists in their working environment. Inspired to form a better connection between artists and the community, this event adds a new dimension to Fort Worth’s diverse arts scene.

Participating artists include: Kim Collins, Suzan Cook, Mason Cox, Cynthia Lewis, Janet Morrow, Gary Norman, Vicky Owen, Stormie Parker, Susan Sitzes, Elaine Taylor, Orestes Ventura, and Mary Ann White.

WEBSITE: http://cylewis.wix.com/fwstudiotours
EVENT MAP: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=ztKckelnwmPA.kGBs91cdzZ0Y
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/1622320114694964/

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2015 Visual SpeedBump Art Tour May 30 in Oak Cliff

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The artists of Oak Cliff welcome you into their homes and studios for the 2015 Visual SpeedBump Art Tour. Come out and see artists in their natural habitat and be amazed by all the creativity in “the Cliff”. The tour begins at noon on Saturday May 30th and runs until 6pm. This one-day event is Free and open to the public. Printed maps will be available at each stop.

http://www.chuckandgeorge.net/speedbump/

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Continental Gin Building Spring 2015 Open House April 17 & 18

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The Continental Gin Building (CGB) will be having an open house on April 17th from 6 to 10 p.m. and April 18th from 2 to 8 p.m.

The tenants will open their studio doors and showcase the diverse talents that make them an outstanding community with immense positive impact on the City of Dallas. The CGB has taken a unique approach by bringing in local and artistic talents. The tenants build masterpieces within the CGB walls. The CGB will be having local band Felix Flores, a folk, jazz and indie band which will be playing Friday on the second floor of the CGB.

CGB will also be participating in the Deep Ellum Art Walk which will be taking place on that Saturday, April 18th.


 

Dallas, TX, March XX, 2015 – The Continental Gin Building (CGB) will be having an open house on April 17thfrom 6 to 10 p.m. and  April 18th from 2 to 8 p.m. The tenants will open their studio doors and showcase the diverse talents that make them an outstanding community with immense positive impact on the City of Dallas.
The CGB is truly a community of diversified artists, designers (clothing, accessories, interior), craftsmen, film producers, modern to classic painters, photographers, etc… all who create a collaboration of talents.
Participating artists include: Rob Aikey, Diána Antohe, Jay Bailey, Connie Roschlau Ball, Donna Davis Ball, Fannie Brito, Stuart Burne, Alan Cook, Patsi Davila, Alison De Vito, STATUS Design, Bill Planey Graphic Design, Marianna Gargour, Andrea Guay, Anne L. Hines, Jenny Keller, David Klucsarits, Nancy Miller, Ty Milner, Marsha Moser, Bob Nunn, Lindsey Owen, Jan Partin, Kim Petty, Paula Radvansky, Ethan SalazarKitty Snead, John Sustaita, Michael Sutton, Carroll Swenson-Roberts, VET and Leonard Volk. 
Featured artist, Stuart Burne (hosted by Heather Helen Ray), will be traveling all the way from Wales, UK to showcase his pieces. Stuart has grown up exploring the coast and has brought that to life with his paintings. He works with canvases using acrylic paints as well as painting on location to get the best images for his work. Stuart will bring paintings that show the Irish Sea, Virgin trains, Stena Line, Irish ferries and others.
Originally a cotton gin factory built by Robert S. Munger, the CGB was the largest manufacturer of cotton-processing equipment in the United States. In 1982, John Tatum bought the building with the knowledge and vision that art contributes to the economy of communities. The 125 year old building is now known as the oldest art community in Deep Ellum.
The CGB has taken a unique approach by bringing in local and artistic talents. The tenants build masterpieces within the CGB walls. They are individual artists thriving within an interactive community. Under one roof, these tenants have created a symbiotic relationship, helping one another succeed.
The CGB will be having local band Felix Flores which is a folk, jazz and indie band which will be playing Friday on the second floor of the CGB. Their style of music brings a great vibe to all things art. CGB will also be participating in the Deep Ellum Art Walk which will be taking place on that Saturday, April 18th.
About the CGB
For over two decades, artists have occupied the 125 year-old Continental Gin Building, making it one of the oldest creative communities in Dallas. At least twice a year, the studios are open to the public, each Fall and Spring. Presently, over two dozen artists occupy the historic building. The Continental Gin Company was built in 1888 by Robert S. Munger, housed in a series of brick warehouses along Elm Street and Trunk Avenue. The company was closed in 1962, as Deep Ellum went through several transitions. In 1982, local real estate developer John Tatum purchased the property and spaces first began being rented to artists, thus establishing the Continental Gin Building as one of the oldest art communities in Dallas. It now houses a mix of accomplished professionals, soon-to-be-discovered and the as-yet undiscovered hopefuls, who are all diligently pursuing their talents whether that be apparel design, graphic design, photography, sculptures, film, painting, glasswork or more.

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Cedars Open Studios Tour Nov. 22

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22, NOON – 6PM

The Twelfth Annual Cedars Open Studios Tour is set for Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 12:00 pm. until 6:00 pm.  A diverse group of neighborhood artists opens their studios to the public, giving visitors a chance to experience this creative, evolving neighborhood, rich in art, history and entertainment.  Meet the noted artists of the Cedars, including mixed-media artist Joshua King, painter/metal sculptor Tony Collins, glass artists Jim and Mary Lynn Bowman and many others.  The event culminates with a sunset performance art piece titled “Decorating the Tree” by renowned glass blower, Jim Bowman, at his studio, located at 1419 Griffin Street

The Cedars is quickly evolving into a major eclectic music mecca and nightspot with many popular music venues, restaurants, clubs and bars.  The residential boom underway in The Cedars includes many new residential lofts, condominiums and other alternative spaces popping up in new construction and renovated buildings.  If you’ve never been to the Cedars, now is a great chance to learn about the neighborhood – an evolving work of art in itself.

 

How to get there:  The Cedars is located just south of downtown and I-30, between Lamar St and I-45.  The DART Cedars Station is walking distance to many studios, including the artist quarters at South Side on Lamar.   For cycling enthusiasts, there is also a bike tour led by Bike Friendly Cedars.  The ride starts at 12:30 PM at The Bowler Hat, a Cedars landmark at 1506 Griffin St. West,, Dallas, TX

For a list of artists see http://cedarsopenstudios.com/index.html or the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CedarsOpenStudios

Visit your South Side on Lamar Artist Studios. This tour will take place during the Agora Marketplace. 1st floor Artist Studios & Cedars Neighborhood, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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Cross Timbers Artist Guild – Opening Reception at OXIDE

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Please join us for the Cross Timbers Artist Guild’s Opening Reception for their Artist Studio Tour. Meet all the artists and see a sample of their work.

Friday, November 7th
7:00p-9:00p

Free Admission

OXIDE GALLERY
115 Eagle Dr – Denton, TX 76201
940.483.8900 – OxideGallery.com

For more about the Studio Tour on Nov. 8 & 9, see http://www.crosstimbersarts.com/

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Overflow Parking

OXIDE has parking on all three sides of our building, plus all of our neighbor businesses will be closed that evening and their parking lots can be used for over flow parking.

O’Reilly’s Auto Parts, across the street from us, will be open but offered the use of their parking lot and the empty lot to the west of them for OXIDE over flow parking, but please leave the parking spaces directly in front of their building open for their customers.

Krahl Insurance at 901 S Elm St on Eagle Dr also offered their parking lots to OXIDE guests on Gallery Nights!

All of the other businesses around us are closed in the evenings and guests can use their parking lots alos.   OXIDE has some great neighbors!!  Please think of them when you need a any of the services they provide.

 

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