The Dallas Calligraphy Guild, Kaligrafos, will be holding its monthly meeting on Saturday, November 10th, from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Newcomers and visitors are welcome! You don’t need to be a master calligrapher to have a great time with this hospitable group. All lettering artists, from beginners to accomplished calligraphers, are invited to join. This …
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Kaligrafos Calligraphy Guild invites you to attend an Art Exhibit Reception celebrating the guild’s fall exhibit at Frisco Fine Arts. Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres, meet the artists, and view a beautiful selection of calligraphic art.
The Frisco Fine Arts gallery is located in Frisco’s adorable downtown area, right next to several excellent venues for …
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with Robert Saslow
Oct. 6 & 7, 2018 9:30am – 4:30pm
Stacy Furniture • 1900 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051
Maps are more than guides on “how to get there”. They can be graphic representations of worlds real or imaginary, records of places we have explored or would like to discover, or charts …
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TAKE ANY ONE OR COMBINATION!
Develop your sketchbook/journaling practice, habits and skills.
Take your sketchbook with you everywhere, capture your savored
moments in pictures and words, and have fun!
Module 1/Day 1 Thursday, 27 SEPT. SKETCHING as a Craft
Module 2/Day 2 Friday, 28 SEPT. LIGHT, COLOR & SHADOW
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Monoline lettering is a great way to learn new styles of lettering and to delve in to the principles of lettering, layout, and design, without the added challenge of working with complicated tools.
In this class we will learn several styles of monoline lettering that use B-nibs including the Art Nouveau
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817 W. Davis St. #110
Dallas, TX 75208
Listings through November 2017
Adult Weekly Art Class Sept 29 Natural Dye Series: Painting with Mordants Swatchbook Sept 30 Portrait Watercolor Oct 8 Leatherworking Oct 6 Voice as Primary Instrument Oct 13 & 20 Calligraphy: Spencerian Oct 14 Floral …
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Presentation by Calligrapher, Diane von Arx, Letter Maker & Designer The Saint John’s Bible. Wednesday, Sept. 20 | 7 p.m.
The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to present Diane von Arx, one of only three Americans involved on The Saint John’s Bible and art director and scribe on their book of Honor. Diane …
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817 W. Davis St. #110
Dallas, TX 75208
Oil and Cotton opened in September 2010. Blending an appreciation of the past with current multidisciplinary art practices, our students are invited to engage in the expressive languages of both music and visual art. Our hands-on classes are taught by professionals with …
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Masterclass Basic Calligraphy (Gothic period)
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Le Méridien Dallas, The Stoneleigh
2927 MAPLE AVE, DALLAS, TX 75201
World renown scribe, Paul Antonio, Instructor
Open to Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced students.
In conjunction with ChalkInk
This workshop will introduce to the letterforms of the gothic …
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Promoting & Preserving the Lettering Arts Upcoming Workshops Calligraphy & Composition with THOMAS INGMIRE
Nazareth Retreat Center, Grand Prairie, TX
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
March 20, 21, & 22, 2017
9:30am – 5:30pm
3 full days with Thomas Ingmire, 3 lunches, 2 dinners, breaks and handout material.
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The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.
The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium as well as mid …
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HeirloomProductions ® presents
GRAPEVINE RUBBER STAMP & PAPER ARTS FESTIVAL
January 7 & 8, 2017
Saturday 10 am to 5 pm · Sunday 11 am to 4 pm
Grapevine Convention Center 1209 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051
(817) 410-3459 http://www.grapevinetexas.gov/
Our 21st Year in Grapevine! To purchase tickets online see http://www.heirloompro.com/shows2010/shows-grapevine-01-07-2017.html
Art Rubber …
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The 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art September 17 – November 13
Presented by the Islamic Art Revival Series in partnership with Irving Arts Center, the 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art is a program of the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation.
This prestigious international exhibition of artwork is inspired …
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Creative Arts classes at the Dallas Arboretum give you an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a number of fun and inspired classes. http://www.dallasarboretum.org/education/adult-programs/creative-arts-classes
Using the garden for inspiration, these classes let you expand your creative skills and bring out your imaginative side. For more general information about adult classes, visit the Adult Programs …
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Kaligrafos, the Calligraphy Guild, is hosting a one day workshop on the Button Alphabet with Betty Barna. The workshop will run Saturday, March 5th from 9:30-4:30 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving. Cost is $60 for members and $75 for non-members. $15 is applicable towards membership if you choose to …
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Icebreaker Italic Class
Resist the cold with the warmth of a new hobby in a class of discovery. You’ll be treated to a small class, make new friends and have lettering fun. No knowledge or experience with broad-edge pen calligraphy is required. We will cover all 26 minuscule (lower case) letters …
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Lumen Prints with Rachel Rushing
Saturday, October 3, 1-3pmLumen printing is a fully analogue contact printing process that pushes the boundaries of what we think of as photography. Using organic materials such as flowers and various plants, we’ll explore a variety of darkroom papers to create truly luscious prints.
Building Online Portfolios with …
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May 30 – July 25, 2015
West Irving Library
Six artist-poets combine their talents to bring you the first annual Art of Poetry Exhibit, sponsored by the Irving Art Association at the West Irving Library. The artists are drawn from membership in Irving Art Association, or one of the organizational members …
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Join us in Arlington, TX for the Art Journaling LIVE! Retreat presented by CREATE Mixed Media Retreats! You’ll spend the day learning the latest in Art Journaling and MIxed Media techniques form the industry’s TOP ARTISTS!
PLUS, when you register for Art Journaling LIVE, your ticket will include an ALL ACCESS PASS to …
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AIGA advances design as a professional craft, strategic advantage and vital cultural force. Join us for our next event and plan to be inspired and motivated to do what you do best.
- Underground Images: SVA Subway Poster Exhibit and Lecture, 1947 to the Present
- AIGA DFW Women’s Leadership Series
- AIGA …
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Calligraphy Start Up Workshop!
Calligraphy for Beginners
Always wondered about calligraphy? Join us for this newbie class! You’ll be treated to a small class with new friends and lettering fun. No knowledge or experience with calligraphy is required. The results? Pleasure, relaxation, and a great time while learning to create lovely letters.
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Register today… The next session of classes start the week of March 23rd, and they’re filling up quick. Don’t be left out in the cold (no pun intended)! Creative Arts Center of Dallas
Spring 2015 Classes http://www.creativeartscenter.org/ For more information on these and other classes and workshops
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Blackletter Boot Camp – Brush Up or Start Up
Taught By Carol Measures Scott
Focus on the fabulous fun of an old and new favorite – also called Gothic, Textura and Old English (erroneously). You’ll be treated to a small class with new friends and lettering fun. Some basic experience with a broad-edge pen …
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ARTISTS’ SHOWPLACE GALLERY
“Brushing in” the New Year
An Exhibition of Chinese Art and Calligraphy in
Celebration of the Lunar New Year
Co-sponsored by the
Organization of Chinese Americans-DFW
Works by Maria Feng-Yung Shieh, Yu-Shou Chang, Kevin Kai Hung Chan and Brandy Thomas will be featured at the Artists’ Showplace Gallery, 15615 Coit …
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The Fort Worth Calligraphers Guild is pleased to offer internationally known calligrapher Reggie Ezell presenting his class 26 Seeds, A Year to Grow. Reggie will be leading his workshop beginning January 3, 2015. There are currently 7 seats available on a first-come-first served basis. This is an opportunity to study with Reggie for one …
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The 3rd Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art
October 25th to November 29th, 2014
Opening Reception: November 1, from 6:30 – 9:30pm
For more information about the Texas artists involved see the exhibit flyer: Islamic Art Revival PR_Texas Artists
The Islamic Art Revival Series (IARS) in partnership with LuminArté Gallery presents an …
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The October meeting of Kaligrafos will be Saturday, October 11 at First United Methodist Church in Richardson, Room 217. Park on the north side of the building. A program on Embellishing Envelopes will be presented. Meeting times are 10-12. Come early for coffee and fellowship.
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