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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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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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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.

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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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2014 Gallery VII Studio Tour Nov. 1 & 2

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11th Annual Gallery VIII & Friends Studio Tour

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 10am-5pm
Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014  Noon-5pm

http://gallery8.com/ 

First weekend of November! The 11th Annual Tour is scheduled for November 1st & 2nd. Join us as you tour artists’ studios to see their work & see how they do it. Each artist will offer an original work of art for a door prize, with the drawing held at the end of the weekend. The opening times are listed on the map.

Click the link below, “2014 Studio Tour Map”, for tour information. It contains a listing of participating artists with corresponding map. You may print out the map for easy touring.

2014 Studio Tour Map

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Midtown ARTwalk PRESENTS: MASQUERADE Oct. 18

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Experience the “Magic” that is Midtown ARTwalk!FREE Admission, Entertainment, and Spirits!
Open Artist Studios and Galleries
Saturday, October 18th 6-10 pm

Special Features Include:

Masquerade
Wear a cool mask or headdress

Live music by Gary Land
GG’s Theatre Etc. and Friends

Charity benefits Holy Cross Community Gardens

34 Art Galleries under one roof!

Opening reception of Words Unbound at Slant Gallery in West Wing

Make and Mingle at Paint My Pottery
Feeling inspired?
Drop in and make pottery during ARTwalk

Midtown Aerial Yoga by Tiffany Diamond
https://www.facebook.com/groups/210530479137616/

If you have never been to ARTwalk take a sneak peak Video by Sonny Jefferson:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Gr51ehGY7o&feature=youtu.be

“Circus Freaks”, a plucky band of versatile variety vaudevillians who mix improvisational theater, musical mayhem and big top talent for your circus entertainment.
www.circusfreaks.org

MidTown ARTwalk promotes local visual art and artists in a wide range of mediums and artistic style, including painting, sculpture, metal art, handmade jewelry, fiber art, photography, pottery, and glass works.

GMT & Artist Studios:

Gallery At Midtown

Midtown Artist Studios:
James Rizzi
Chuck Eiseman
Sonji Ramsey
Sonny Jefferson
Terry Mueller
Ed Hall
Dave Cudlipp
Andrew James Wells

Teta Smith Studio
Paint My Pottery
Cleo’s Creations
SkyPony Studio
Kul Ame
Studio Nunez

Studio C:
Rebecca McWatters
Lettie Krell
Janet Taylor
Andrea Vasgaard
Allan Wood

Gallery E
STUDIOBREGÓN
Bad Margo Art
Leroy Roper Gallery/Studio
Therapeutic Arts
BearKat Studio
Carolyn Collins
Strictly Earnest Gallery/Studio
Troik Studio
Dragonfly Studio Creations
SKS Gallery
Brandi Cooper Studio
Pop 54 Gallery
Kevin Page Fine Art
The Small Gallery

Studio 8:
Du Chau
Donna Head
Jennifer DeLaughter
Riki Greenspan
Duke Horn
Lauren Luong
Lise Dearborn
Marina Shterenberg

Liz London Studio
Slant
Art Inspiration/Paint At Midtown
James Bland Photography
ARTAFACT Gallery – Jarod Alexander Davies

Studio D:
David Moskos

MidTown ARTwalk is a fine art event that takes place the 3rd Saturday of each month at the Gallery At Midtown & Artist Studios, located inside Valley View Center, Dallas, Texas.

Gallery At Midtown & Artist Studios
Valley View Center
13331 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75240

Web: www.GalleryAtMidtown.com
Phone: (469)374-0491
Email: director@galleryatmidtown.com

Show Map
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13331 Preston Rd, Dallas, Texas 75240

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Kickoff our 4th Annual ArtSeen Studio Tour

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Join the Artists in Frisco as we Kickoff our 4th Annual ArtSeen Studio Tour
The Kickoff Party is on Friday, October 10 at thegallery86808680featuring Collin College art faculty Rebecca Boatman and Theresa Traweek, along with UNT artist Kim Reid with the exhibit “Out of the Studio.” Meet these three exhibiting artists and the Studio Tour artists all at this event. 
The Party is from 7-9pm at thegallery8680, located at 8680 W. Main Street in Frisco.  
The ArtSeen Studio Tour is the following weekend on Saturday, October 18 and Sunday, October 19, from 11am – 5pm each day.  This free tour features 16 artists in studio spaces all over town, as well as two group shows.  Grab a friend and head over to Frisco and meet our fantastic group of working artists!  More info at http://www.artseentour.com/.
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