Tag: fort worth art

Call for Entry: Correspondence – FREE!

Submission Deadline: August 1, 2020

Synopsis: In collaboration with Lone Star Letter Writers, Art Room announces a new call for entry for the virtual exhibition, Correspondence.

The exhibit will celebrate the art of letter writing. Curated by Lone Star Letter Writers, the show will consist of 20 to 50 pieces of original art from submissions …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/competitions-calls-for-entries/call-for-entry-correspondence-free/

Virtual Summer Camp: Creating in Color II

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
http://www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
August 10 – 14, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
5–8

Description:
Color is one of the seven basic building blocks of art along with Line, Form, Shape, Value, Space, and Texture. During Creating in Color, students will learn color theory, evaluate the use of color in fine art, and create …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-creating-in-color-ii/

Virtual Summer Camp: Exploring Abstraction

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
August 3 – 7, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
9–12

Description:
Exploring abstraction comes easily to young artists. Children naturally create freely and abstractly! This summer camp provides an inspiration space for students to flourish through experimentation and creative expression.

Exploring …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-exploring-abstraction/

Virtual Summer Camp: The Future is Female II

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
August 3 – 7, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Inspired by the many amazing female artists from the past and present who have greatly impacted art and culture, The Future is Female will utilize a variety of media to explore the foundations of art and design.

In this …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-the-future-is-female-ii/

(Un)Common Collage 4-Week Virtual Class

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Abbie Stellar
astellar@icloud.com
www.abbiestellar.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Wednesdays | July 1 – 22, 2020
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Google Meet

Age:
Adult (18+)

Level:
Beginner to Advanced

Description:
A pencil, some scissors, glue, an image, and boxed cereal are left in a room.

What comes out of it?

ART!

In this 4-week class, we’ll explore how we can make …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/uncommon-collage-4-week-virtual-class/

Virtual Summer Camp: The Art of Bookmaking

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
http://www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
June 29 – July 3, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
The Art of Bookmaking will introduce students to basic concepts and techniques for making handmade books. We will learn about measuring, cutting, folding, and tearing paper, as well as dissecting holes to create folded and sewn bindings with …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-the-art-of-bookmaking/

Virtual Summer Camp: Art with Text & Image

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
July 20 – 24, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Art with Text & Image explores language as a powerful tool in art to express emotions and ideas. This summer camp utilizes a variety of media to experiment with words and visuals in one-of-a-kind works of art.

While learning …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-art-with-text-image/

Virtual Summer Camp: Weaving 101

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 20 – 24, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
13–17

Description:
This summer camp is full of fibers, fun, and creativity! Students will learn how to weave on a loom, as well as how to create their own cardboard loom for the future. This summer camp is perfect for beginners …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-weaving-101/

Virtual Summer Camp: Fairytale Adventures

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 13 – 17, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
Let your imagination run wild and create your dream fairytale castle, characters, and story in this Fairytale Adventures Summer Camp! Students will get crafty and creative as they learn how to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-fairytale-adventures/

Virtual Summer Camp: The Future is Female I

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
July 13 – 17, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Inspired by the many amazing female artists from the past and present who have greatly impacted art and culture, The Future is Female will utilize a variety of media to explore the foundations of art and design.

In this …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-the-future-is-female-i/

Virtual Summer Camp: Paper Sculpture

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Angela Lendzioszek
angelalendz@gmail.com
www.angelalendz.com

Dates:
MWF
July 6 – 10, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
Diving into the three dimensional! Starting with a background lesson on sculpture and design, students in this camp will use unconventional materials to create a variety of sculptures.

In this summer camp, students will create whimsical, dynamic masterpieces while …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-paper-sculpture/

Virtual Summer Camp: Art Experimenters!

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
July 6 – 10, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
5–8

Description:
Calling all art experimenters! This camp invites the inner scientist to explore color and pattern through the use of everyday materials. Students will learn how water, Styrofoam, coffee filters, sponges, shaving cream, and more can be used to create …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-art-experimenters/

Virtual Summer Camp: Designing Like the Masters

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Katie Murray
katiepaintbrush@gmail.com
www.katiepaintbrush.com

Dates:
MWF
June 29 – July 3, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
5–8

Description:
We all know the importance of a good foundation—so why not learn from the best! Students will explore the basic principles of design like balance, movement, and repetition by …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-designing-like-the-masters/

Virtual Summer Camp: Passionate Printmakers!

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Hannah Merritt
Hannahmerrittart@gmail.com

Dates:
MWF
June 22 – 26, 2020
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Age:
13–17

Description:
In this summer camp, students will learn about the art of printmaking while they create linocuts! Students will carefully use carving tools to create a printing block/stamp from easy to carve linoleum blocks. They will get to experiment with …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-passionate-printmakers/

Virtual Summer Camp: Creating in Color I

Art Room
Fort Worth, TX

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
MWF
June 22 – 26, 2020
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Age:
9–12

Description:
Color is one of the seven basic building blocks of art along with Line, Form, Shape, Value, Space, and Texture. During Creating in Color, students will learn color theory, evaluate …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/virtual-summer-camp-creating-in-color-i/

Art Room Open Call for Entry – deadline August 1st

Submission Deadline: August 1, 2020. https://www.artroomfw.org/what-we-do/exhibition#submissions

Synopsis: “It is a fact that people of color, and more specifically Black people, are the most underrepresented group in the art world. We find ourselves questioning our importance and our voices to be understood outside of the white gaze and white space. I find this to be …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/competitions-calls-for-entries/art-room-open-call-for-entry-deadline-august-1st/

Drawing Experiments 5-Week Online Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Abbie Stellar
astellar@icloud.com
http://www.abbiestellar.com

Dates:
5-Week Class
Wednesdays | April 29 – May 20, 2020
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Google Meet
You can sign-up for single class sessions or for all five weeks at once! Just be sure to sign up in advance to receive the drawing prompt.

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/drawing-experiments-5-week-online-class-at-art-room/

Simply Sewn Book 3-Week Online Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
3-Week Class
Tuesdays | April 28 – May 12, 2020
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Google Meet

Age:
Adult (18+)

Description:
This three-week class will explore bookbinding techniques to create a one-of-a-kind finished artist’s book. Participants will learn about the simply sewn pamphlet stitch book and get to experiment …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/simply-sewn-book-3-week-online-class-at-art-room/

ART ROOM call for entry: Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home – Deadline Extended

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave
FortWorth,TX 76104

Synopsis: Art Room seeks emerging artists for its upcoming exhibition, Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home. The current social climate has forced many people to live in divided homes where their sexual orientation and gender identities are at conflict within their family structures, thus creating challenges, uncertainty, and discomfort. This call for entry …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/competitions-calls-for-entries/art-room-call-for-entry-interchanging-lines-constructing-home-deadline-extended/

Call for Entry: Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2020

Synopsis: Art Room seeks emerging artists for its upcoming exhibition, Interchanging Lines, Constructing Home. The current social climate has forced many people to live in divided homes where their sexual orientation and gender identities are at conflict within their family structures, thus creating challenges, uncertainty, and discomfort. This call for entry invites …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/competitions-calls-for-entries/call-for-entry-interchanging-lines-constructing-home/

Skill-Based Color Workshop March 7

Instructor:
Jessica Hart
jhart2100@gmail.com
www.jhart-artist.com
https://realmofcolor.wordpress.com/

Dates:
March 7, 2020
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Level:
Beginner to Advanced

Description:
This Skill-Based Color Workshop is a hands-on, collaborative course that explores how subtractive color functions in two-dimensions. The workshop introduces students to the use of color to create depth, control rhythm, and determine focus, as well as color’s emotional effects.

During …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/skill-based-color-workshop-march-7/

Altered Book 2-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
2-Week Class
Mondays | February 3 – 10, 2020
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Description:
Each student will select an existing book to create a mixed media one-of-a-kind artist’s book. The idea is to find an inspirational/fun book to alter its original form/appearance and general …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/altered-book-2-week-class-at-art-room/

The Future is Female 4-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Saturdays | February 8 – 29, 2020
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Age:
5–12

Description:
Inspired by the many amazing female artists from the past and present who have greatly impacted art and culture, The Future is Female will utilize a variety of media to explore …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/the-future-is-female-4-week-class-at-art-room/

Creating in Color 4-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Saturdays | January 11 – February 1, 2020
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Age:
5–12

Description:
Color is one of the seven basic building blocks of art along with Line, Form, Shape, Value, Space, and Texture. During Creating in Color, …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/creating-in-color-4-week-class-at-art-room/

Still Saving the Sparkle: Beginner to Intermediate Watercolor 4-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104
info@artroomfw.org

Instructor:
Brenda Ciardiello
bciardiello@gmail.com
www.brendaciardiello.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Tuesdays | February 4 – 25, 2020
Two class sessions are being offered:
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Description:
Designed for students with some watercolor painting experience, this beginner to intermediate course will continue to explore techniques and compositions in …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/still-saving-the-sparkle-beginner-to-intermediate-watercolor-4-week-class-at-art-room/

Watercolor Basics Workshop Feb. 8 at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104
info@artroomfw.org

Instructor:
Angela Lendzioszek
angelalendz@gmail.com 
www.angelalendz.com

Date:
1-Day Workshop
Saturday | February 8, 2020
10:00 am – 2:30 pm
(With a Lunch Break; BYOL)

Age:
13 – 17

Description:
In this beginner-friendly watercolor painting workshop, participants will have the …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/watercolor-basics-workshop-feb-8-at-art-room/

Introduction to Portrait Painting 6-Week Class at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104
info@artroomfw.org

Instructor:
Nathan Madrid
nathanmadrid@gmail.com
www.nathanmadrid.com

Dates:
6-Week Class
Thursdays | January 9, 2020 – February 20, 2020
No Class: January 16, 2020
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Age:
Adult (18+)

Description:
This portrait oil painting class will cover the method of wet-on-wet painting called alla prima. Students will learn color …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/introduction-to-portrait-painting-6-week-class-at-art-room/

Drawing from Observation 4-Week Class

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Instructor:
Angela Lendzioszek
angelalendz@gmail.com
www.angelalendz.com

Dates:
4-Week Class
Mondays | January 6 – 27, 2020
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Age:
13 – 17

Description:
In this beginner-friendly drawing class, students will be introduced to basic visual and drawing skills. Students will use charcoal and pencil to draw …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/drawing-from-observation-4-week-class/

3rd Annual Small Works Show at Art Room

Art Room is thrilled to present its 3rd Annual Small Works Show featuring compelling work from local, regional, and national artists. This annual juried exhibition displays an exciting range of entries in a variety of mediums, including traditional and experimental drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, and three-dimensional pieces, all small enough to hold in one’s hands. …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/exhibits-events/3rd-annual-small-works-show-at-art-room/

make ROOM for ART [an art auction] Nov. 1st

Art Room is pleased to announce its inaugural fundraiser make ROOM for ART [an art auction]. All proceeds benefit Art Room and our vision to transform our Fort Worth visual arts community by making room for art. The fundraiser will include a fun-filled night of refreshments, live and silent auctions, and entertainment. We are …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/exhibits-events/make-room-for-art-an-art-auction-nov-1st/

Sculptural Possibilities Demo/Workshop Oct. 19 at the Art Room FREE

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117 Fort Worth, TX 76104
info@artroomfw.org URL: https://www.artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Stephanie Lanter
greenslanter@yahoo.com
www.stephanielanter.com

Date:
October 19, 2019
Artist Talk: 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Demo/Workshop: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Lunch break 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm)

Description:
Learn about the sculptural possibilities of slip trailing—drawing with liquid clay—in a demonstration and hands-on workshop with Stephanie Lanter. Various …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/sculptural-possibilities-demo-workshop-oct-19-at-the-art-room-free/

Artist Talk with Stephanie Lanter Oct. 19

Join Stephanie Lanter on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at 10:00 am for an Artist Talk at Art Room in Fort Worth.

Stephanie will discuss her exquisite and detailed mixed media pieces that were on exhibit at Art Room, along with her general artistic practice and working methodologies. She is an artist and educator working in …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/exhibits-events/artist-talk-with-stephanie-lanter-oct-19/

Layla Luna: Trips to Dream Space

Art Room presents Trips to Dream Space, a colorful and reminiscent series of artwork created by Glen Rose-based artist Layla Luna. This contemporary exhibition includes a series of landscape paintings alongside hand-written stories that incorporates memories with imagination to form unreal, unique spaces. The show runs October 3 through October 26, 2019.

Luna writes, “She …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/exhibits-events/layla-luna-trips-to-dream-space/

The Magician Within for Artists Workshop at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Braden Daniels
braden@bradendaniels.com
www.bradendaniels.com

Date:
November 2, 2019
8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Description:
Looking for a little artistic inspiration and magic?

Join Braden Daniels and his love for magic as he takes participants on a journey to find their inner magician. Using the principles of magic and …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/the-magician-within-for-artists-workshop-at-art-room/

Mixed Media on Paper Workshop Oct. 24 at Art Room

Art Room
120 St. Louis Ave #117
Fort Worth, TX 76104

Register at https://artroomfw.org/

Instructor:
Deedra Baker
dbaker@artroomfw.org
www.deedrabaker.com

Date:
October 24, 2019
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description:
This workshop explores the abundant and creative possibilities of mixed media on paper. Participants will experiment with a variety of art-making techniques, including collage, drawing, image transfer, painting, and sewing. Beginner-friendly and fun, this …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: http://artgroupsdfw.com/classes-workshops/mixed-media-on-paper-workshop-oct-24-at-art-room/