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Craft Guild news, classes & workshops for summer

Our Studios are Filled With Creativity Again!
Craft Guild | 3410 Midcourt Rd, Suite 115, Carrollton, TX 75006

Summer II 2020 July 12 – Aug 22 Class Schedule
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June was wonderfully busy! We saw the return of Adult Classes and the start of Young Artists Summer Camps. Former and current …

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Craft Guild of Dallas – reopening June 1

WE are REOPENING June 1st. Summer I and Summer II are open for enrollment! https://thecraftguild.org/ We are more than excited to announce that classes start back June 1st and it’s not too late to enroll! While we are navigating through this new environment you might notice that classes may fill up quicker due to reduced …

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Craft Guild update for April

April at The Craft Guild of Dallas is upon us and quite frankly this is an April like no other.

With the closing of The Craft Guild’s building and the postponement of our classes during this COVID-19, Shelter in Place, time of our lives we continue to stay upbeat, positive and creative. We are …

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Exhibit space opportunity at the Horizon Unitarian Universalist Church

Horizon Unitarian Universalist Church 1641 W. Hebron Pkwy, Carrollton

Horizon Unitarian Universalist Church supports the visual arts in our community. We wish to enhance the spiritual experience in our sanctuary by exhibiting the work of local artists. The artist would need to have 15-20 large to medium works of art, depending on size. 2-dimensional …

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Heads, Faces, and Features MasterClass with Michael Mentler

Heads, Faces, and Features MasterClass with Michael Mentler

TSoFA is launching its Heads, Faces, and Features MasterClasses — instructed by Michael Mentler. He will do a demo and lecture at the beginning of each class for approximately one hour. After that, we will work from a live costumed model for the next three hours. It …

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Dallas Makerspace offers art workshops

Dallas Makerspace is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, shared community workshop and laboratory. We are an organized group of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public.

For the visual arts, there are classes on Ceramics, Digital Media Drawing /Painting, Engraving, Fiber Arts, Glass Working, Jewelry, Leatherworking, …

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Fall II Classes at the Craft Guild

Fall II Starts November 3, 2019 The last day of Fall I will be October 26th. There will be a break week October 27 – November 2 and then Fall II will start on November 3, 2019 and run through December 21, 2019. Enrollment is open now. Sign Up Now

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Young Artist Summer Camps at the Craft Guild

Our Young Artists Camps are in full swing! There are still some spaces available for the ultimate camp adventure. The camps are designed for the most curious, creative spirits interested in multiple mediums. Choose from various art disciplines that The Craft Guild offers continuously for adults. Camps include clay, glass, painting, bookbinding, jewelry making and …

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June 2019 at the Craft Guild

Save The Date: July 3, 2019
You won’t want to miss our Kaboom Town Fireworks  Watching Party!

2nd Annual Craft Guild 4th of July Celebration  To Be Held July 3rd!

One of the top fireworks shows in the nation takes place here every year – and The Guild has some of the best seats in the house! …

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Craft Guild Spring Show and Sale April 11 – 14

The Craft Guild of Dallas will present its Spring Show and Sale Thursday, April 11th through Sunday, April 14th adjacent to its studios at 3410 Midcourt Rd., Carrollton.

This event will showcase unique, one of a kind, handcrafted works of art made by members of the Craft Guild.  You will see and have the opportunity to purchase artists’ works in jewelry, glass, …

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Mario A Robinson Portrait Painting Watercolor Workshop

This workshop will focus on painting the figure in watercolor. The live model will maintain the same pose for the duration of the workshop. Students will execute a detailed drawing of the model and learn how to employ a monochromatic block-in to properly identify the values of the subject. The class will culminate with …

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Craft Guild 2019 Spring Show and Sale Application

Applications, photos, and fees due by midnight, March 8th, 2019.

Art categories – book and paper arts, clay, drawing/painting, mixed media, photography, 3D art, fiber, glass & jewelry.



  • MARCH 8:       Completed application must be submitted by midnight CST.
  • MARCH 15:       Acceptance/Decline notification emailed.
  • MARCH 15:          Last day …

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Winter Class Session begins Jan. 6 at the Craft Guild

The Craft Guild of Dallas is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing a variety of arts and craft instruction for the last 70 years.  We offer year-around classes and workshops for adult students, from the beginner to the advanced, in the disciplines of Bookbinding, Drawing & Painting, Glass, Clay, Metalsmithing and other traditional arts. …

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Winter Workshops at the Craft Guild

Workshop Spotlight: BoHo Wrap Bracelet

Show your free spirit by creating this colorful wrap bracelet that will remind you of the 70’s and macrame but with a twist.  We will use leather cord, beads, rolo chain and beading thread to make this wonderful bracelet.  It looks complicated but it is not!  Come join us to …

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Craft Guild’s 2018 Annual Meeting Dec. 8

Come to the Guild’s Annual Membership Meeting on December 9 The Guild’s annual membership meeting will be held on Sunday, December 9, from 2 to 4 pm at the Guild. This is your chance to meet our board of directors, learn what’s new and what’s next at the Guild, and enjoy some holiday spirit …

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Michael Mentler: Faces & Features Workshop Dec. 3-6

lnstructor: Michael Mentler Where: Society of Figurative Arts
Address: 3306 Wiley Post
City: Carrollton TX. 75006
When: Dec. 3rd-6th 2018
Time: 9:30-5:00
Cost: $400 plus $50 model fee
Try the first day For $125 then sign …

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Craft Guild Fall Show & Sale Nov. 1 – 4

Mark your calendar now for the Guild‘s popular Fall Show and Sale – the perfect place to find unique gifts for everyone on your holiday list. The show opens on Thursday, November 1, and all are invited to the opening reception that evening.  The show and reception will be held in the office complex …

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Max Ginsburg Three Day Workshop Oct. 26 – 28

The Hull Art Academy will be hosting a three day workshop with Max Ginsburg on October 26th to 28th. Observe and paint the unique forms of the person posing with respect to proportions, shapes, values and color. Develop oil painting skills to achieve a high degree of naturalism. For more information see https://hullartacademy.com/painting-from-life.html

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CRAFT GUILD: Guest Artist Workshops

Learn with Today’s Leading Artists at Our Guest Artist Workshops

The Craft Guild is proud to continue our 70-year history of bringing the nation’s top artists to Dallas for guest workshops to give you an opportunity to learn new techniques, and explore new directions, hands-on with nationally-known artists. http://thecraftguild.org Guest artist workshops fill up quickly; …

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Swap Meet Sept. 13 at the Craft Guild

Time to Trade and Swap:  9/13 Swap Meet   Come with your excess tools or supplies and trade, sell, buy or just browse at the Guild‘s quarterly swap meet, held at the Guild on September 13 from 10 am to 5 pm. There are no booth fees to worry about, and if you sell something …

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Craft Guild Fall Show & Sale registration due Sept. 23

Register Now for the Fall Show & Sale Calling all artists – it’s time to register for the Craft Guild’s popular Fall Show and Sale;  registration closes on Sunday, September 23, 2018.  Don’t delay!  As the spring show at our new location this year was among our most successful spring shows ever, expectations are …

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Fireworks and Fun – July at the Craft Guild

Fireworks Fundraiser on July 3 Celebrate Independence Day at the Guild! The best seats in the house, for the best fireworks celebration in Texas, are reserved for YOU this week!  The Guild is located just across Midway from Addison’s  Kaboom Town fireworks display, and our members and guests have an opportunity to enjoy the …

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Hull Art Academy Life drawing, art classes, gallery and fine art supplies

Live Model Studio:

Students will draw or paint the human figure from observation of a live, professional art model.  Model is unclothed for classical figure studies of proportions and perspective. Artists also use the completed images as preparation for more finished works in drawings and paintings.

We offer many courses on figurative and portrait …

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June at the Craft Guild of Dallas – classes, fundraiser, gallery, news

  6/4 Summer Camp classes start 7/1 Summer II Session starts 7/3 Fireworks Fundraiser 11/1 – 4 Fall Show and Sale

Marbling on… Anything! If you’ve ever wanted to use dyes to marble your own fabric (for scarves, tote bags or even tennis shoes), this popular workshop is for you! …

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New Sessions of Drawing Fundamentals and Still-Life Painting at The Craft Guild

New section of drawing fundamentals and introduction to still-life painting starting at the Craft Guild of Dallas on Monday, May 14th. Will be focusing on mark-making, gesture, proportion, shape accuracy, understanding values, constructing geometric solids and long drawing exercises.

Mondays, 1:30 – 4:30, Drawing Fundamentals, $200 (8 weeks)

Mondays, 6-9, Introduction to Still Life, $200 (8 …

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Children’s Music and Art Festival May 5 in Carrollton, TX

The goal of this Festival is to provide exposure to aspiring musicians and amazing young artists of all levels. There will be awards given to top 3 performers or artists in each category, but most importantly- each participant will be provided with the written feedback to encourage their further growth and development as …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Spring Show and Sale April 20 – 22

Friday, April 20th at 10:00 AM to
Sunday, April 22nd at 4:00 PM
Craft Guild of Dallas at Midway Commons
3410 Midcourt Rd., Ste. 115, Carrollton
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Craft Guild Spring Show & Sale April 20 – 22

Spring Show and Sale on April 20-22 Mark your calendars now for this don’t-miss event, to be held on April 20-22.  Featuring dozens of artists offering hand-crafted art ranging from jewelry to paintings to pottery and more, the Spring Show is the perfect place to find a unique gift for Mother’s Day, an upcoming …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Spring Show & Sale Applications due March 19

Spring Show and Sale on April 20-22   Yes, we have a location for it, and you’ll love it!  We’ve secured a terrific indoor space just steps away from our new Guild studios.  It’s a great rain-or-shine location, close to major freeways, and with plenty of room for the opening reception as well as the …

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Introduction to Still Life Painting at The Society of Figurative Arts

Introduction to Still Life Painting at TSOFA starts Feb. 21st

Instructor: Chris Brizzard (chrisbrizzard.com, @chrisbrizzard)

Length: 5 weeks, limited to 4 students

Time: Wednesdays, 10am – 1pm starting February 21st

Cost: $180

The goal of this class is to introduce students to fundamental painting practices needed to set up a strong piece of work. …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Workshops & Classes


Don’t miss out!  We have a full schedule of workshops this spring, including two Metals workshops by guest artist Jayne Redman, focusing on the Keumboo gold application technique and making multiples.  Click here for the full list of spring workshops or for more details, and watch for more workshops to be …

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Be Our Valentine at the Love the Guild Open House & Studio Tour Feb. 11

Love the Guild! Open House 

Don’t miss the Craft Guild of Dallas’s open house and studio tour event:

Sunday, February 11   2 to 4 pm.   You’ll have so many reasons to Love the Guild! 

    • Tour our fabulous new studios
    • Meet our instructors
    • Chill out at our mimosa bar
    • Enjoy …

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Figure drawing classes and workshops at Hull Art Academy

Hull Art Academy offers figure drawing courses and open model sessions for local artists and students. Option to pay per semester or as you go with drop-in rates. Classic training for creative artists

1404 W Hebron Pkwy Suite 100, Carrollton, TX 75010  972) 394-6111  http://hullartacademy.com

The Hull Art Academy is locally owned and operated …

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Foundations of Drawing Course at The Society of Figurative Arts


Instructor: Chris Brizzard

chrisbrizzard.com – #chrisbrizzard

Length: 5 weeks (one day a week)

Cost: $185

Two Options: Wednesday, 6-9pm, Starting Jan.17th or  Sunday, 1:30-4:30pm Starting Jan. 21st

This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of drawing and painting, the underpinnings that set you up for a strong piece of work. Often …

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Ted Houston November 21st Workshop & Demo

The Farmers Branch Carrollton Art Association (FBCAA) is hosting a demo and workshop with Ted Houston on November 21st in the craft room of the Farmers Branch Senior Center, 14055 Dennis Lane, Farmers Branch. 

We start our meeting at 9:00 AM, and the demo will be at 10:30 AM.  The workshop will be in …

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