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Summer Art Camp in Denton

This summer, kick your creativity into high gear at the Greater Denton Arts Council with art, guitar, and dance classes. All supplies provided, class size is limited.

Campers attending two back-to-back classes should bring a sack lunch to eat between sessions. Tables will be set up in Festival Hall and staff will be on hand …

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Drink & Draw: Life Drawing at the GDAC

Come Drink and Draw with us!
The first hour will be quick gestural poses followed by a two hour long pose.
Date: Every third Thursday of the month.
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Place: Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Cost: $10
Bring your own booze and drawing supplies (tables and chairs provided)

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Summer Art Camp July 9 – 13 in Denton

Daily, July 9 – July 13

At the Greater Denton Arts Council: 400 E Hickory St, Denton, Texas, 76201

Tickets available here: https://form.jotform.com/80668112009149

This summer, kick your creativity into high gear at the Greater Denton Arts Council with art, guitar, and dance classes. All supplies provided, class …

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Lil ‘d NYE: ARTS & ADVOCACY Dec. 31

Lil ‘d NYE: ARTS & ADVOCACY
Casino Night, Auction, and Live Music benefiting the Greater Denton Arts Council & United Way of Denton County
Saturday, December 31, 8 PM – 1 AM

Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in historic downtown Denton

This New Year’s Eve, be transported to the glamour of vintage Las …

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Yun Jung “Yuni” Lee: Telergy Telemetry opening Nov. 11

Yun Jung “Yuni” Lee: Telergy Telemetry
November 12 – December 30
Opening Reception, Friday, November 11, 5-7 PM

Yun Jung “YunI” Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea she came to America with high passion, and an eagerness to further her artistic expression. She has a diverse art-making practice, but she is …

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COMICS: Comic Strip Creation Workshops Nov. 3

COMICS: COMIC STRIP CREATION WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 3rd 6-8pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

So you want to make comics? Thursday, November 10th you are invited to join curator and artist Josh Rose for a night of comic creation! Josh will start the night by delving into his …

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BODY FACTORY: Puppet Workshop Oct. 28

BODY FACTORY: PUPPET WORKSHOP 
Friday, October 28th, 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Do you remember those incredible dioramas and puppets that graced the Greater Denton Arts Council during Arts All Night? Friday, October 28th you are invited to spend the evening learning how to make a puppet …

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Denton Independent Motorcycle Show with Pop-Up Art Show Oct. 14 & 15

Denton Independent Motorcycle Show
October 14-15
For more information visit dentonmotorcycleshow.com
The Denton Independent Motorcycle show is part festival, part pop-up art show, and entirely free and open to the public. The heart of the event will showcase motorcycles that have been transformed from mass market vehicles or discarded wrecks into …

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COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP Sept. 29

COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP
Thursday, September 29th 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Are you captivated by intricate cosplay regalia? Thursday, September 29th you are invited to get a glimpse into the amount of detail that goes into creating a cosplay ensemble. Lead by Denton artist, Regina Panzeca-Raifsnider, participants will …

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Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición opening Oct 7 in Denton

Day of the Dead: Una Exhibición
October 8 – November 2
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM
In partnership with Denton’s Day of the Dead Festival, the Greater Denton Arts Council presents an exhibition of traditional and contemporary ofrendas honoring departed loved ones and ancestors. Día de los Muertos is …

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Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production

Heroes in the Making: The Art of Comic Production
presented in partnership with More Fun Comics and Games
September 17 – December 10
$5 Special Exhibition Admission; FREE for GDAC members, current students, children 12 & under
Opening Reception, Friday, October 7, 6-8 PM

From classic D.C. and Marvel heroes …

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Not from Baltimore Album Quilts: Recent Works by the Denton Quilt Guild

Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
June 16 – July 27, 2016, FREE

Baltimore Album Quilts originated in Baltimore, Maryland in the 1840s and quickly became one of the most popular quilting styles far beyond Baltimore. These exquisite pieces are made up of a number of appliquéd blocks, each with a different design …

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Summer Pop-Up Exhibition: Works by Benjamin Terry

Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Summer 2016, FREE

Benjamin Terry’s recent wall-bound sculptures possess forms, textures, and colors of the unconscious mind. The handmade quality, rough-hewn scratches and scribbles, and rudimentary, rounded shapes summon a child-like past where simplified things hold deep and mysterious meanings. Terry received his BFA and MFA in drawing and painting …

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Summer Pop-Up Exhibition: Works by Mick Burson

Festival Hall, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Summer 2016, FREE

Mick Burson is a multidisciplinary artist originally from Waco, Texas and a graduate of the University of North Texas. His paintings are wooden assemblages of found and re-purposed materials with a great focus on color, form, and composition. The use of familiar and found materials aims …

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We Watercolor: Mother and Child Workshop

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8, 2-4 pm
$50 for adult & child ($45 for GDAC members); $25 per extra child
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
This Mother’s Day, children, mothers, grandchildren, and grandmothers are invited to an afternoon of art, treats, and family. Led by Denton artist Amanda North, participants will create matching …

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NEW GRANTS PROGRAM

The Greater Denton Arts Council has launched a new and improved Arts Grants Program this spring, expanding it to include ARTIST MICROGRANTS for individual Denton artists and COMMUNITY ARTS GRANTS for non-profit arts organizations.

In order to further fulfill our ongoing mission to support the arts, the Arts Council …

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Arts After School

Wednesdays, May 4-June 1, 3:00 – 5:30 pm
All 5 classes: $50 for public, $40 for GDAC members
Individual class $15
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Get back to the basics and explore the fundamentals of art. Discover your inner artist with fun activities in the galleries and studio. For children ages …

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