Tag: figurative art

VALA Art Call – Art of the Human Form deadline May 23

Art of the Human Form

This Juried Exhibit will feature Artists interpretation of the Human Form. To register, go to https://form.jotform.com/91185984931166

*Entry Fee for non-members is $40 (this fee includes a 1 yr VALA Membership) and FREE for VALA members, for up to 5 pieces.

Presented by the Visual Arts League of Allen (VALA) http://valatx.org

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Pam Oldham Workshops: Big and Bold Flowers and Figurative Abstract

Big and Bold Flowers (Et Cetera)

Wednesday May 1, 2019 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
sign up at trinityartsguild.net under classes or at www.pamoldham.com

In May I traditionally have a flower class. We will be doing that again this year but approaching it from the negative painting aspect. This lends itself to …

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Spring Classes & Workshops at the Creative Arts Center of Dallas


Claim Your Creativity at CAC!  Spring registration is open now the next session beginning March 26! 

Ours is the largest community-based visual arts education programs in the city, offering more than 500 classes for teens and adults throughout the year.

Whether you are a novice, emerging artist or a working …

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Next at The Cove: Beautiful New Collections of Work by Darby LaGrave and Jesus Moreno

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069

November 16-17:  Home town…my town:  Art by Darby LaGrave
The Cove is closed for Thanksgiving
November 30-December 1:  Nascency:  Works by Jesus Moreno

home town … my town

Friday and Saturday, November 16-17, 5pm-9pm
Artist talk at 7pm.  Live music.

Darby …

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Mixed Media Abstracted Figure Workshop with Juliana Crownover Nov. 14 & 15

Mixed Media Abstracted Figure Workshop


Focus on color and composition, and learn to play while creating beautiful art. You will finish two 16”x20” paintings.  We will work in acrylics, collage, chalk marker, pastel, oil pastel, oil stick, collage, and various mediums.  Don’t worry if you can’t draw, I will have lessons to …

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Leticia Herrera Solo Art Exhibition Nov. 8, 2018

NOVEMBER 8, 2018  7-9 PM

Frisco Disscovery Center

8004 Dallas Pkway #200, Frisco Tx, 75034

You are cordially invited to the presentation ofthe paintings of the  visual artist Leticia Herrera. 

A body of work of over 15 original paintings.

The first 50 RSVP will be going home with a GIFT of a …

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Riley Holloway Artist Talk at Fort Works Art July 25

Riley Holloway: Spectrum 

Artist Talk

Wednesday, July 25th 6-7pm

Please join us at Fort Works Art on Wednesday, July 25th to hear from artist Riley Holloway about the works in Spectrum

Holloway will discuss process, the pieces created for this exhibition, where he sees his work going, and so much more. Don’t miss it!

The …

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ArtSpace Artist Reception July 12 for Keith Williams: Journey Forward

Artist Reception: Thursday, July 12, 6-9pm

Now showing at ArtSpace at Metropolitan Press, Keith Williams: Journey Forward. Join us at this month’s Artist Reception on Thursday, July 12 from 6 to 9pm. Check out the artist’s latest work, and take in Keith Williams’ vivid images and progressive style. Keith Williams: Journey Forward is on display …

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Riley Holloway Solo Exhibition: Spectrum reception July 7 at Fort Works Art

Riley Holloway: Spectrum

Exhibition Dates: July 5, 2018 – August 25, 2018

Opening Reception: July 7th 6-9PM Enjoy an open bar and music from DJ Ronnie Heart Fort Works Art is pleased to announce Spectrum, the return of Riley Holloway for his second Solo Exhibition with the gallery. Spectrum will feature Holloway’s latest works from the …

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Open Drawing Sessions at the Society of Figurative Arts


WHERE: The Society of Figurative Arts 3306 Wiley Post Carrollton TX (close to Addison Airport)
WHEN: Thursdays 10:00 am to 1:30 pm with 30 minute break for lunch
COST: $20 per session
Easels, drawing horses, and drawing boards will be furnished by The Society of Figurative …

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Artists’ Showplace Workshops 2017 / 2018

Artists’ Showplace, 15615 Coit Rd.  #230, SW Quadrant of Coit and Arapaho,
Gallery Hours:  10 am – 6 pm Tuesday – Saturday or by Appointment,
Dallas, TX 75248
ENROLL EARLY! (972) 233-1223

For full schedule and class details www.theartistsshowplace.com



September 20-23, 2017 $385 MAUREEN BROUILLETTE – FINDING YOUR OWN VOICE WITH MIXED MEDIA/COLLAGE September 29 – October 1, 2017 $285 STERLING EDWARDS – WATERCOLOR October 9 – 13, 2017 $500 …

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Ray-Mel Cornelius: Every Day & Mark Ross: Life Works – Receptions May 27 at RO2 Art

Ray-Mel Cornelius: Every Day & Mark Ross: Life Works – Receptions May 27

Saturday, May 27, 2017
7 pm – 10 pm
 Ro2 Art 
1501 S. Ervay, Dallas, Texas 7521

https://www.facebook.com/events/856323057850094 WHEN: May 27 – June 24, 2017

https://www.facebook.com/events/679142578950472  WHEN: May 27 – June 24, 2017 Ro2 Art at The Magnolia Allison …

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Kelli Vance – ‘Sappers and Miners’ opens Saturday 5/13 at CWFA!

KELLI VANCE Sappers and Miners

Kelli Vance, Sappers and Miners, 2017, oil on canvas, 78 x 90 inches EXHIBITION DATES May 13th – June 17th OPENING RECEPTION  Saturday, May 13th from 5 – 8pm Kelli Vance We Provide Our Best Offering to the Universe 2017, oil on canvas, 60 x 36 inches


Cris …

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Artluck Sessions: Figure Drawing by Alexa Alarcon de Wierenga

This is a figure drawing class led by local Fort Worth artist, Alexa Alarcon de Wierenga. Alexa began creating art at a very young age. At five she was in a stain glass window class with Mary Lynn Bowman, at 14 went to Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, …

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Cindy J. Holmes: THUS SPAKE DERRIDA reception March 11 at Haley-Henman


March 9 – April 1, 2017 Opening reception:  Saturday, March 11, 5-8 pm Haley-Henman Gallery at Gallery 422 422 Singleton Boulevard Dallas, Texas 75212

a solo exhibition of new paintings

DALLAS, Texas (February 4, 2017)– Haley-Henman proudly presents Cindy J. Holmes’ solo exhibition of new …

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2017 Workshops at Artists’ Showplace

2017-workshops-at-the-artists-showplace-gallery (PDF)

To register or for more information, please call 972-233-1223. For workshop descriptions, instructor bios and supply lists, visit http://theartistsshowplace.com/.

The Artists Showplace Gallery

15615 Coit Road #230, Dallas, Texas 75248 (Southwest corner of Coit and Arapaho in the Shops at Spanish Village)

2017 Workshops at The Artists Showplace Gallery

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Artist Talk with Jay Bailey Dec. 10 at JM Gallery

Join JM Gallery Saturday, December 10 at 12 for an artist talk featuring Jay Bailey where he will discuss his body of work currently on display.

Jay Bailey’s paintings and drawings are full of life. Fluid contour lines layered with puddles and washes of color appear, on one level, just as the materials they are—charcoal …

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A conversation with with Midge Lynn, plus a party! Dec. 3 at Haley-Henman




A conversation with Midge Lynn and a party!
Sunday, December 4, at 3 pm

HALEY-HENMAN at Gallery 422
422 Singelton Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75212

A conversation and closing party:  Sunday, December 4 at 3 pm

Midge Lynn works in oil …

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Wednesday Life Drawing Meetup at the Artists’ Showplace

Next meetup on Wednesday, November 9th. WALK INS WELCOME!

GET A 20% DISCOUNT AT ASEL ART SUPPLY! Mention that you are a student at The Artists Showplace to get 20% off your purchase at checkout.
You can sign up on  our website.. http://theartistsshowplace.com/events 

Learn even more through our Meetup group

Artists’ Showplace, SW Quadrant of Coit and Arapaho, 15615 Coit Rd.  #230, Dallas, TX 75248



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TVAA’s A World Full of People

TVAA Downtown Gallery

September 1 – 30, 2016

A World Full of People

“A World Full of People” features the work of Rebecca Boatman, Marlyss Brightwell, Lonnie Brown, Stuart Burne, Joetta Currie, Kathy Elliott, Karen Frances, Van Garrett, Janine Gibson, Cricket Griffin, Linda Harmes, Jenny Keller, Carmen Lax-Ray, Linda …

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Art Imitates Life – Life Imitates Art at the Gallery @ the Courtyard in Plano

This Friday 5 – 7 pm




This Friday, August 26, Plano Art Association is holding a reception for the special exhibit of a group of artists who gather every Thursday …

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TVAA’s A World Full of People call for entries

Call for Art

TVAA Downtown Gallery

A World Full of People

September 1 – 30, 2016

Our landscape is full of people of all types, traits and traditions. Imagine them as individuals or groups, and tell their story. Perhaps a portrait is called for, or a photograph of …

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Creative Figurative Watercolor With Michael Holter May 28 & 29

Only a few spaces left!

Dates:  May 28 and May 29 Cost:  $175.00 for Trinity Arts Guild Members           $225.00 for Non-members           $50.00 Deposit will hold your space                       full payment due by May 10. …

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