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Texas Pinners Conference & Expo Sept. 13 & 14

Pinners is two great events in one. It’s a conference featuring 100+ Pinterest-based classes taught by the best presenters in the nation. And it’s also a show with nearly 300 top businesses providing beautiful options in the worlds of DIY, crafts, cooking, self-improvement, photography, party planning, scrapbooking, holiday, beauty and fashion and all sorts of …

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Grapevine Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival ~January 4 & 5

JANUARY 4 & 5,2019 ~ Friday & Saturday

LOCATION ~ GRAPEVINE CONVENTION CENTER 1209 S Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051


Shop, Crop & craft ~ fri 9 am to 10 pm / sat 9 am to 5 pm

Grapevine, Texas – January admission

2-Day $12 at the door

FRIDAY $8 at the door


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VASTFEST Holiday Social and Shopping Dec. 5

You are invited to VASTFEST!

VASTFEST is a fun holiday social and shopping event that takes place December 5th, from 5 pm – 8:30 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Come and meet local Denton artists, listen to live music by the Gypsy Cats, enjoy appetizers, win door …

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Christmas Market of Arts & Crafts in Cleburne


Local Artists and Artisans will offer unique Christmas decor and gifts for sale. Quilts, crochet, painting, woodcarvings and so much more. Great prices on unique hand made gifts for everyone.

Nov. 17, 2018 – Jan. 5, 2019
FREE entry
Tues. – Sat. 10am – 4pm

J.N. Long Cultural Arts Complex, …

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Decorative Diva Dolls Sept. 8 Workshop

Decorative Diva Dolls
Saturday, September 8, 2018
2 – 4 pm
18th st AIRSpace Artist in Residence
Gladys Harrington Library
1501 18th Street, Plano, TX 75074

Learn to design and create a small fabric doll with a twist, using various adhesives along with sculpted faces, embellishments of buttons, lace, flat gems, trimming …

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Hoops & Stitches Embroidery Workshop Sept. 20

Grab a friend and come get your stitch on in this lively workshop! Led by Denton artist, Kara Herman of Cracker Jack Goods, participants will learn a variety of basic embroidery stitches while creating their own cheeky hoop to take home and display. Participants will also have the opportunity to design & embroider their …

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Weaving with Wire Workshop July 13 – 15

During this innovative three-day workshop, you’ll learn to weave wire into a metal fabric, which is then used to create jewelry, sculpture, baskets, and more. Sit behind your loom and learn from expert fiber artist and local art educator, Christine Miller, as she shares her personal work and demonstrates how to prepare your materials and …

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Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party May 6

Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party

Looking for a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift? Join local artist, Rachel Milliken, as she guides you through designing and painting your own, unique concrete planter. Wrap up your unique creation for Mom or give her the gift of a fun experience when you sign up together. You’ll start …

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Made It Con March 15 -17 in Fort Worth

For the registration and th eschedule of classes and workshops, click here:


The Riley Center

1701 W Boyce Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76115 (877) 474-4769

We have so many varied art and craft classes for you to attend and our exciting fast paced Make It Go Round where you will make 10 …

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Oil & Cotton workshops: Valentine Charms & more


817 W. Davis St. #110
Dallas, TX 75208

Feb 10 Valentine’s Cast Pewter Charms 75.00

Saturday, February 10 3-6pm
Location: 817 W. Davis Street #110
Instructor: James Thurman
# of Students: 4 – 12

Design and pour your own unique pewter charm for someone special this Valentine’s …

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Pinners Conference & Expo Sept. 29-30 in Arlington

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


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

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CALL FOR ENTRIES | Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council announces the opening of its 2017 Call for Entries for the 30th Annual Materials: Hard + Soft Contemporary Craft Exhibition. This exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Recognized as one of the premier craft …

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June Classes at Big Mouth Scrappers

Give us a call to sign up for a class or go online and sign up through paypal. See link below.


Tim Technique Tags #3 – Class #1 Jacqui Blackowiak Friday, June 10th 6:30pm – 10:00pm $35.00


Dylusions Couture Tag Class Jacqui Blackowiak Saturday, June 11th 2:00pm – 6:00pm
$35.00 …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Summer Session starts June 6 – REGISTER NOW



The Craft Guild of Dallas is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts and craft instruction for almost 70 years. We offer year-round classes and workshops for adults, from the beginner to the advanced, taught in the disciplines of metalsmithing, pottery, glass, bookbinding, painting, drawing, fiber arts, leather working and other traditional …

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Sell Your Handmade Goods Online workshop (discount code)

Modern Thrive Workshop for Artists: “Sell Your Handmade Goods Online“

This live online workshop will take place February 23rd – February 25th at 7:00pm CST

Modern Thrive has created a special offer just for the Art News DFW community of North Texas artists.

Modern Thrive is an online platform that helps creatives find alternative paths to …

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Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience Nov. 7 & 8

Saturday, November 7th (10am-5pm)
Sunday, November 8th (11am-4pm)

Will Rogers Memorial Center * Small Exhibits Building * 3409 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76107


Shop handmade & support your local economy at the Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience! This free indoor event is family AND pet-friendly and features over 100 Artists, Crafters, …

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Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash applications close August 30th

Date: Saturday, November 21, 2015
Time: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: South Side Event Center located at Gilley’s Dallas (1135 S. Lamar St | Dallas, TX 75215)

This year the Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash returns to the South Side Event Center, located just south of the Dallas Convention Center on Lamar …

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Dallas Public Library sponsors free classes on Etsy

Free Classes: Turn Your Craft Passion into an Online Etsy Business!

In partnership with Etsy, a leader in e-commerce for creative entrepreneurs, the Dallas Public Library is offering a free classroom course to help craft makers like you establish an online business to sell your products to a wider market and earn extra income.

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M.A.D.E. Pop-Up Bazaar Sept. 19

North Texas MADE announces MADE Pop-Up Bazaar scheduled for September 19, 2015 in participation with Fixture Kitchen & Social Lounge at 401 W. Magnolia Ave., Fort Worth, TX 76104. 11am- 3pm. The bazaar will feature indie makers from across North Texas. Shop for handcrafted jewelry, original artwork, home goods, bath and body products, clothing, …

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Funky Finds Holiday Show Applications open June 19 – July 31

The Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience

will be held November 7th & 8th in Fort Worth, Texas.

Vendor applications will be open via the event website June 19th through July 31st.  http://funkyfinds.com/events/experience/2015/vendors.html

Please remember that this is an all handmade event!!!
We do not allow any manufactured goods or direct sales reps.

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Grapevine Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival July 18 & 19

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Grapevine Rubber Stamp & Paper Arts Festival

July 18 & 19, 2015

Saturday 10 am to 5 pm ~ Sunday 11 am to 4 pm

Grapevine Convention Center

1209 North Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051

(817) 410-3459


Grapevine Convention Center


For Your Best Deal purchase your 2 Day Pass in …

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Arts & Photography Classes at the Dallas Arboretum

Creative Arts Classes


Creative Arts classes at the Dallas Arboretum give you an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a number of fun and inspired 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 …

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Classes at Great American Scrapbook Convention June 18-20

Taught by your favorite industry experts – check out these CAN’T-MISS classes in 2015! With fresh techniques & hot new products these classes are filling up fast so be sure to reserve seats for you and your friends.

Special Offers

Register for 5+ Classes to receive a FREE All Access 3-Day Shopping Pass

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Etsy stock goes public on NASDEC

Etsy is well known to artists and crafters as an online resource for selling work. This 10-year old “online craft bazaar” company recently had a successful IPO opening on NASDEC.

Read more about it:

Etsy now worth over $3 billion. Stock jumps 88% after IPO Etsy IPO Tests Pledge to Balance Social Mission and Profit Click …

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OPEN ART NIGHT Exhibit Reception March 15

Open Art Night derives its name from the arts and crafts group sponsored by the Irving Art Association that meets twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Friday evenings at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The group is free to join and participate in — contact openartnight@irvingart.org. Members of the group …

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Scrapbook Expo Feb. 20 & 21 in Grapevine


Paper Crafting & Stamping vendors & supplies

When: February 20-21, 2015

Friday & Saturday workshops too!

Where: At the Gaylord Texan, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051

Time: Fri. Early Bird 9a – 6p | Fri. General 10a – 6p | Sat. 9a – 5p


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Videos from the Craft and Hobby Association 2015 Winter Mega Show

The Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) Conference & Trade Show (CHA MEGA Show) is the largest craft trade marketplace in the world. Over 400 vendors show off the latest craft and hobby products. For the hottest products in a record number of new products see the CHA winners.

A number of videos are now …

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Lance Anderson Classes at Big Mouth Scrappers

Call 469-728-7237 or email bmscrappers2011@hotmail.com to reserve your spot for classes and open crops! Classes must be prepaid. You can register by phone or on the website Big Mouth Scrappers in Forney, TX with MasterCard, VISA, and American Express. You can also contact us to book private parties, classes and crops for most any day or …

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Celebrate American Craft Week with the Craft Guild!

We invite you to join the Craft Guild of Dallas in celebrating American Craft Week   October 3-12, 2014!

American Craft Week is the annual coast-to-coast recognition of the makers, retailers, collectors and exhibitors of handmade craft. Quality craftsmanship and artistic excellence produced by Craft Guild artists are in the spotlight during American Craft Week, Oct. 3-12 for the following …

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