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“Wait! We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick! Fix the House!” A Demo Nov. 7 by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST

You are invited to: “Wait!  We’re Hosting Thanksgiving??? Quick!  Fix the House!” A Demo by Artist Carol Stoecker at VAST.  The event takes place on November 7th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas.

Carol will be demonstrating step-by-step how she makes stone and brick texture and then …

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Calls for Public Art around Texas & Neighboring States

Calls listed at PublicArtist.org and CallforEntry.org

 

Name of Call: Convention Center in OKC Seeks Interior Public Art
Eligibility: Unlimited
Budget: $1,300,000
Deadline: 11/7/18

The City of Oklahoma City announces this call for professional artists to submit their qualifications to be considered for public art for the two atriums …

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Denton’s MLK Rec Center public art – request for artist qualifications

MLK Jr. Rec Center Public Art

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The City of Denton requests artist qualifications from professional artists or artist teams interested in working with the Denton Public Art Committee and City of Denton Staff to design and create artwork(s) for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center …

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Denton Quilt Guild: 50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight Oct. 18

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Quilt Guild will display samples of quilts and other small projects created by their members. Come speak with key leaders of the organization about one of America’s oldest artforms and learn about the Denton Guild’s contributions to the tradition through their various Bees and …

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Drink and Draw Figure Drawing

Drink and Draw Figure Drawing
Every Third Thursday @ PAAC | 6 – 9 PM

Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$10 to draw, BYOB

Come join us in the studio for a life drawing study facilitated by local artist, Marko Head. In the first hour, we’ll warm-up with gesture drawing before we move …

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Family Program: I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, Tyrone Geter Oct. 20

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! In October we’ll visit Tyrone Geter’s solo exhibition, I Come as One, but Stand as 10,000, to explore the artist’s approach to figure drawing. After experimenting with a variety of charcoal techniques and drawing exercises in the …

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Junanne Peck, Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark – VAST October 3rd Guest Artist Demonstration

Join VAST for a printmaking demonstration by accomplished artist Junanne Peck on October 3rd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Information about her art and demonstration of various printmaking techniques will be presented. This lecture will be the close of her 3 day workshop held in Denton which will include …

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Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition + Exhibition – deadline Sept. 30

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

The Greater Denton Arts Council proudly presents the 32nd annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, Materials: Hard + Soft began in 1987 and was originally initiated by area artist Georgia Leach Gough. The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of …

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Opening Reception for Merging Visions 2018 Exhibition Oct. 21

You are invited to the Opening Reception for Merging Visions 2018: A Collaborative Exhibit of Art and Poetry on Sunday, October 21, from 2-4 pm at the Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater (100 North Charles Street, Lewisville, TX 75057).

The Merging Visions exhibition is a collaboration between the Denton Poets’ Assembly and the Visual …

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Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head Oct. 13

Figure Drawing Workshop with Marko Head
Saturday, October 13, 2018
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$35 Public; $30 Member

Ages 12 and up

Throughout the history of art, the human figure has remained a persistent subject of intrigue that educates artists on the fundamentals of visual language.  Concept, …

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Healing Through the Arts October 11

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, you are invited to heal and be healed through art and musical therapies including a hands-on arts project, dance performances from TWU, UNT, Moore Street Baptist Church, and local African American churches, as well a reading of an original poem by Kalilah Coulter. Artist and Professor of …

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Children’s Art Festival Sept. 29 in Denton

Saturday, September 29th

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201

9:00am-1:00pm

Come join us for our Children’s Art Festival here at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. This is your chance to bring your kids out to see many different local artists demonstrate how they make their artwork and for the kids to try their hand …

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Artists Enclave presents “Iron”

Artists Enclave of Denton County presents the regional premiere of Rona Munro’s theatrical drama, “Iron”, in which a mother and daughter try to break through the barriers of time, memory and trauma that separate them.  Don’t miss this exceptionally gripping and deeply moving play. “Iron” is funded in part by a Community Arts Grant from the Greater Denton Arts …

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VAST Demonstration on Clay Cups: Mindy Faubion on Sept. 5

The Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) invites you to a demonstration on making cups from clay by artist Mindy Faubion on September 5th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, located at 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, TX.

“It can take me forever to choose the right coffee cup in …

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Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation Sept. 1

Artist at Work: Amie Adelman Installation
Saturday, September 1, 2018
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, Denton TX
FREE

Ever wonder what an artist in process looks like? Find out as you watch Amie Adelman, Professor and the Fibers Coordinator in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the …

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Arts After School – Greater Denton Arts Council

New and Improved! This year, Arts After School is aligned with TEKS curriculum standards so the fun your kids are having out of school complements their work in school!

Fire up your imagination as we delve into the world of mythological creatures! Used to teach morals, convey the power of rulers, and explain natural …

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Arts After School in Denton

New and Improved! This year, Arts After School is aligned with TEKS curriculum standards so the fun your kids are having out of school complements their work in school!

Fire up your imagination as we delve into the world of mythological creatures! Used to teach morals, convey the power of rulers, and explain natural …

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Fun-Dango August 21 – benefiting Artists Enclave of Denton County

Salsa for the Arts:

Artists Enclave of Denton County invites arts supporters everywhere to our sizzling summer fundraiser, FUN-DANGO, hosted by Mulberry Street Cantina (110 West Mulberry Street, Denton TX 76201) Tuesday,August 21st, 5:30PM – 8PM.

Sponsor AccessBank Texas welcomes guests with a colorful Fun-Dango banner designed by Thomas Wayne Light. Enjoy Big Fatty’s …

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Award Winners of the VAST 29th Annual Juried Members Exhibition

The Visual Arts Society of Texas Announced Winners of its 29th Annual Juried Members Exhibition

July 24 – August 15, 2018
UNT on the Square
109 N. Elm, Denton, TX, 76201

Congratulations to the award winners of this year’s VAST Juried Members Exhibition. The awards were announced at the opening reception on …

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Golden Triangle Woodturners: Member Organization Spotlight

As part of our ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, Golden Triangle Woodturners will share the joy of their craft with an evening of educational talks and demonstrations. Peruse handmade wares, learn about a variety of tools and processes, hear talks about their Empty Bowls Initiative and Wooden Cars for Kids project, and watch a live …

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Shadow Wall Play August 9

Thursday, August 9, 2018
5:30-8:30 p.m.
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
FREE

Colby Parsons’ Structured Light exhibition, now on view in the Gough Gallery, toys with the relationship between the virtual world of light projection and the physical world of ceramics. In a fascinating display of intricate patterns and moving shapes, Parsons blends …

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29th Annual VAST Members Exhibition call for entries

29th Annual VAST Members Exhibition

When:
July 24 – August 15, 2018

Where:
UNT on the Square
109 N. Elm
Denton, TX 76201

Exhibition Calendar:

  • Thursday, July 19th – acceptance of entries
    10 am – 12 noon
    4 – 7 pm
  • Saturday, July 21st – pick up …

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DCM – Kids Art Party! – 50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight on July 19

As part of GDAC’s ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Community Market, local artists, Market members, and creatives bring you a Kid’s Art Party! Denton Community Market and their community of vendors will provide a variety of arts and craft stations, environmental and farm education activities, and more. Learn about the Market, local artists, …

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ARTIST ENCLAVE: Brewing Ideas at the Monk July 10

Artists Enclave hopes you will share the news of our summertime artist meetup taking place at the Bearded Monk on Tuesday, July 10th, 8 pm – 10 pm.

We look forward to your joining us at this and many special events celebrating artistic diversity in Denton County. ARTISTS ENCLAVE   Network. Advocate. Volunteer. Susan …

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50th Anniversary Member Org. Spotlight: Denton Community Market

As part of GDAC’s ongoing 50th Anniversary celebration, the Denton Community Market, local artists, Market members, and creatives bring you a Kid’s Art Party! Denton Community Market and their community of vendors will provide a variety of arts and craft stations, environmental and farm education activities, and more. Learn about the Market, local artists, …

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Summer Party! July 6 in Denton

In the summertime when the weather is hot…head on over to the Greater Denton Arts Council for a sunshine-filled soiree! For this First Friday we’ll be embracing all the fun that this season brings with backyard games, cold drinks, toasty smores, and art-making activities galore. Grab your friends and come out and see what …

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Family Program in Denton June 16

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! This month we’ll dive deep into the rural landscapes of Texas as we visit Jason Lee’s A Plain View exhibition to investigate the meaning and making of place.

Kids ages 6-12

10:30am-12:00pm
$5 per kid. Adults …

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Pop-Ep Exhibit – June 14 in Denton

Greater Denton Arts Council

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201

Thursday, June 14, 5PM – 9PM

Catch it while you can! For this weekend only, Dallas-based artist Danielle Georgiou will take over our Craft Studio with her never-before-seen environmental video sculpture, Delta. Combining multimedia components with extensive fabric work, Georgiou creates an entrancing …

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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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ENCLAVE ECLECTIC 3 showcases local talent: June 1 & 2

Artists Enclave of Denton County announces Enclave Eclectic 3, the nonprofit’s popular pop up art show on Saturday, June 2, Noon to 10:00 p.m., at Downtown Denton’s Studio E, 208 W. Walnut St., 76201. Preview

Enclave Eclectic’s artwork at Studio E Friday, June 1st at the Lost Poet Lounge Shadow Box Poetry event beginning …

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Jason Lee: A Plain View – Photographs from Texas opens June 2 in Denton

A Plain View – Photographs from Texas
By Jason Lee
Meadows Gallery, Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
Opening Reception I Saturday, June 2, 6 – 8 PM
June 2 – August 25, 2018

A special exhibition for the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center in Denton, Texas featuring a selection of large-scale prints from the …

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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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Artist Linka Behn’s presentation “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction,” at VAST on May 2

You are invited to a presentation by artist Linka Behn at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), on May 2nd, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. Behn’s presentation is entitled “Grandmother’s Pearls and a Teacher’s Note: Connection and Direction”.

Behn states, “I’ve always drawn. Born in SE Texas, and …

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Angelia Ford at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

You are invited to a presentation by Multimedia Artist Angelia Ford on April 4th, from 6:45 – 9:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX.

Ms. Ford is a Dallas-based artist who has this to say about her art:

“As an artist, I have always been motivated to create work …

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