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Call for Artists: The Other Art Fair Dallas

Presented by Saatchi Art, The Other Art Fair is the UK’s leading artist fair to discover and buy art directly from the very best emerging artistic talent. With tri-annual fairs strongly established in London, The Other Art Fair has grown both in the UK and abroad with editions now in Los Angeles, Brooklyn, Sydney, Melbourne, …

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Visual Art Open Prize Award 2020

The VAO art competition is a not for profit event open to both amateur and professional artists based in the UK and internationally. The aim is to give artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the arts sector. Finalists will benefit from exhibiting, selling and showcasing their work to art critics and art buyers …

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Study with portrait artist Phil Boatwright

Award winning artist Phil Boatwright is teaching a small class on Monday nights at his home studio in the Creek Crossing area of Mesquite. The class is limited to 5 students. All levels from beginners to advanced are welcome. Instruction will be tailored to the individual students needs and goals. If you want to draw …

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Seachange – A Group Show Curated by Mike Moffatt Oct. 5 at Grackle Art

Grackle Art Gallery Seachange. Group show curated by Mike Moffatt. Works by Donnie Williams, Sarah Ayala, John Worley, Hannah Taylor, Carlos Donjuan, Natalie Price, and Mike Moffatt. Sat Oct 5th, 7-11 pm. 4621 El Campo Ave, FW. Free. 817-615-0681.   1. Donnie Williams is a photographer living and working in Fort Worth, TX. Through a variety …

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Winter 2019 Free Basic Classes – new classes!

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 of a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well as …

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InkTober Challenge is here again! (Also the DFW Urban Sketchers group)

Yes, InkTober is really a thing, not a mispelling. It’s a world-wide challenge for artists to create works with inks and post them on the Internet, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.

Use the hashtag #InkTober to share your work or to locate the inspiring works of other artists. There’s also #PrintInkTober for printmakers!

If you’re …

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MAPPING IT OUT- OCT6 & 7, 2018

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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SKETCHBOOK JOURNALING- 4 MODULES, 4 DAYS; SEPT 27 – 30, 2018

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
Module …

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Second Sunday Art Without Walls — paint plein air & call for art

Plein air artists and those who would like to try are welcome to paint, draw and create at historic Pecan Grove Cemetery using the art and scenery as inspiration, every second Sunday from 1 pm to 5 pm.  Located at 1701 S. McDonald, McKinney, Texas artists share in a time of creating and learning …

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Dramatic Portraits in Colored Pencil Nov. 2 – 5

Jesse Lane Colored Pencil: Super Workshop November 2-5

Learn how to create a dramatic, realistic portrait in this intensive workshop with award-winning artist Jesse Lane.

In this four-day super workshop, Jesse will share his signature portraiture style.

You’ll learn Jesse’s special tips for creating

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Studio Art House: Fall Classes Start August 13th!

Fall Classes starting August 13th!

Studio Art House is dedicated to providing quality art education for all ages. Through a personalized teaching format, students have the opportunity to express creative ideas in combination with learning from a structured curriculum.

Studio Art House students learn by creating original works of art. Instructors strive to inspire creative expression …

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Landscapes Inspired by Art History by Don Matheson

July 6 – July 27, 2018

Reception: July 6, 2018; 6 – 9pm

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

http://www.fwcac.com/?exhibition_detail/5754

For many years, Don’s art slowly developed through total abstraction and variations of the styles of certain abstract expressionist artists. As a matter of chance, one of these works reminded him of an important …

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Simpatia Sin Compasion: An art exhibition by Bernardo Vallarino

July 6 – July 27, 2018

Reception: July 6, 2018; 6 – 9pm

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Summary: “Simpatia sin Compasión” by Colombian-American mix media sculptor and installation artist Bernardo Vallarino is a brand new body of work of stamped words, symbols and phrases exploring formal qualities of multiplicity paired-up with …

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31st annual Northern National Art Competition

Juried national art competition open to artists 18 and older anywhere in the U.S.. Work may be in any medium as long as we can mount it on the wall.

More than $8,500 in prize money including three $1,000 Awards of Excellence and several $500 Special Merit Awards. Entry fee is $35. Our judge this …

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Lucky 13th Annual TAC Juried Exhibit deadline extended

Only TAC members with active accounts may submit up to 3 artworks open to all disciplines with no theme. All mediums accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, video, installation, photography, and digital art with no size restriction. This year is juried by Lauren Childs, and the grand prize winner …

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Dramatic Portraits in Colored Pencil

DRAMATIC PORTRAITS IN COLORED PENCIL WITH JESSE LANE:

Learn how to create a dramatic, realistic portrait in this intensive “Super Workshop” with award-winning artist Jesse Lane.

Jesse will share his signature portraiture style, including special tips for creating nuanced skin tones, compelling eyes and realistic hair.

Take your art to the next level as …

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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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GIRLS AND GUISE by Lisa Krannichfeld

Fort Worth Community Arts Center is proud to present, Solo Show [Down]; Best in Show winner: GIRLS AND GUISE by Lisa Krannichfeld.

The opening reception will be May 5, 2018; 6 – 8pm at Fort Worth Community Arts Center’s satellite gallery at ART7 Gallery located at 2831 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107. The …

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The Fort Worth Woman’s Club Art Department 54th Annual Art Show

The Fort Worth Woman’s Club Art Department is thrilled to announce the 54th Annual Art Show, and commemoration of 95 Years of their organization. This exhibition features art from various medium from over 20 active Woman’s Club Art Department members. The art show offers a wonderful opportunity to see the variety and creativity of …

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Wednesday & Thursday Night Life Drawing Group @ Creative Fun Arts & Crafts Studio

Come by the popular Wednesday and Thursday Night Life Drawing meetups! WALK INS WELCOME!

Every Wednesday Night at Creative Fun Arts & Crafts Studio in Richardson from 7pm to 9pm+. $25 per session.

508 W Lookout Drive, Richardson, TX 75080

Every Thursday Night at Make Your Mark Studio in Plano from 7pm to 9:30pm+. $25 per session / $15 if you attended …

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[Art Exhibition] Aún Recordamos Aquel Hogar (We Still Remember What Once Was Home)

Art Room Presents “Aún Recordamos Aquel Hogar” (We Still Remember What Once Was Home)

March 2 – March 28, 2018

Reception: March 24, 2018; 6 – 9pm

An investigation into the use of place as a character in visual narrative, through the artwork of five contemporary LatinX artists, featuring Albert Alvarez, Fernando Andrade, Ruth Buentello, Joe De …

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Centering Abstraction: Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg, Adam Palmer – Reception Feb. 25

Centering Abstraction

Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg, Adam Palmer

Gallery 414 and guest curator Barbara Koerble present Centering Abstraction featuring metroplex artists Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg and Adam Palmer. Centering Abstraction will close on February 25 with a reception from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm. At 2:00 pm, there will be a panel …

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Wednesday Night Life Drawing Group @ Creative Fun Arts & Crafts Studio

Come by the new Wednesday Night and Saturday Afternoon Life Drawing meetups! WALK INS WELCOME!

Every Wednesday Night at Creative Fun Arts & Crafts Studio in Richardson from 7pm to 9pm+. $25 per session.

508 W Lookout Drive, Richardson, TX 75080

Every Saturday Afternoon at The McKinney Studio in downtown McKinney from 1pm to 4pm+. $30 per …

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20 Under 20 opens Jan. 11, 2018

The Allen Arts Alliance is excited to present the Annual “20 under 20” juried art competition, showcasing 20 emerging artists under the age of 20 from throughout Collin County. This year, Comerica Bank is sponsoring the prizes to be awarded to the top 3 artists, who were selected by the Artist Selection Panel composed of …

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Figure drawing classes continue at The Society of Figurative Arts on October 29

Figure drawing classes continue at The Society of Figurative Arts on October 29

Figure Drawing
Sundays 1 to 4 pm
Five 3-hour sessions

Cost: $195 (model fee and materials included)

Individual instruction geared to improving draughtsmanship and the understanding of mass conception. To draw what we are looking at we need to …

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Register now for 3rd Lost Pines Art Conference Nov. 3 & 4 in Bastrop

It’s almost here! The 3rd annual Art a la Carte Conference will be held November 3 & 4 this year.  We are excited about this year’s line-up, including returning favorite instructors as well as some sterling new ones.

This year we have added more and exciting components to our conference. The conference will be located in the new Lost …

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Fort Worth Art Collective at The Grackle Art Gallery

The Grackle Art Gallery, a non-profit art space, presents the Fort Worth Art Collective, a group of professional artists working in a variety of media, featuring Rachel Barminski Bounds, Bill Barter, Lou Chapman, Sherri Woodard Coffey, Lisa Cunningham, Mike Cunningham, Cynthia Lewis, Linda Little, Vicki Owen, Allison Proulx, Susan Sitzes, Pam Stern and Bernardo …

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Summer 2017 Adult Gallery Programs

Summer 2017 Adult Gallery Programs at the Modern

NEW!  Meet me at The Modern: A Mixer for Fort Worth Creatives The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth in partnership with hybrid gallery project, Art Tooth invite local creatives for an evening of art, community, and conversation. Meet me at the Modern is the second Friday of June, July and August in conjunction with the …

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Soda Heads – a group show at The Grackle Art Gallery

Group show of amazing, established local artists as well as some exceptional young and up and coming ones. Come for the art, stay for the music. Saturday, May 13, 7-11pm

Featuring Elaine Taylor, Anthony Marcus Black, Heather Bird, Bailey K Chapman, Areysi Mendoza, Christopher De La Paz, Jyoti Ahmed, Rowan Barnard, Terry Horn, John …

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Craft Guild of Dallas Summer Classes

http://www.craftguildofdallas.org/2017-summer-classes

  • Bookbinding & Leatherworking
  • Clay
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Glass
  • Metals
  • Youth Art

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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Winter/Spring 2017 Adult & Children Gallery Programs

Winter / Spring 2017 Adult Gallery Programs at the Modern Drawing from the Collection Learn with local artists as they lead free, informal basic drawing classes in the galleries. This class is open to adults at all skill levels; just bring a sketchbook and pencils. Registration is not required, but a sign-in sheet is available …

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Sparks Studio New Spring 2017 Classes & Workshops

Sparks Studio Art Classes – Enjoy Life to the Fullest! Review the ‘Quick View of Classes’ below then visit SparksStudioArt.com for complete descriptions, prices and photos of each class.

Call 817-266-3085 or email suzannebmcneill@hotmail.com for class sign up. SPARKS STUDIO OF CREATIVE ARTS 509 W. Main St., Arlington  SparksStudioArt.com

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Creativity in November at Sparks Art Studio – Register for classes now! Plus Africa Beadazzled Art Party

Creativity in November The holidays are drawing near. A refreshing art class is a good way to relax as you enjoy creativity. Take time for yourself or create a valuable handmade gift with an inspiring class. FREE EVENT –  Africa Beadazzled – Wildlife – Maasai beaded jewelry

Saturday November 5 – 10:00am – 12:00,   …

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9×12 Works on Paper Show call for entries

The FWCAC announces an open call for entries: 2016 9 x 12 Works on Paper Show December 2-27, 2016.  Artworks on or of paper or paper products may be any size, but MUST fit in a 9 x 12 envelope; folded, 3D or multi-part OK.  Unmatted, unframed photography, drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media, …

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This Must Be the Place Oct. 1 at Grackle Art

This Must be the Place, Grackle Art Gallery. This is a reunion of some of the artists that participated in the F6 Gallery that was formed in a warehouse in Arlington in 2007. Everyone is invited to come see what they are creating ten years later.

Art in various media by Jessica Fuentes, Vanessa …

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