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Urban Sketchers Group meets Nov. 17 in Grapevine

The USk-DFW sketch crawl is this Saturday, Nov. 17th in Grapevine. Meet in front of the Visitors’ Center at 1:30. Free parking is behind the Visitor Center building. Address: Grapevine Visitor Information Center, 636 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051 https://www.grapevinetexasusa.com/listing/grapevine-visitor-information-center/122/

Grapevine is loaded with great sketch opportunities: the old train station, the Farmers’ …

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The Bath House seeks art for the 25th anniversary of the El Corazón exhibition

Entries Deadline:

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Applications close at 11:59 PM, Mountain Time Zone


Exhibition Dates: February 2-March 9, 2019
The Bath House Cultural Center and exhibition curator, Jose Vargas, invite visual artists to submit entries for the 25th Annual El Corazón art exhibition.

Since 1993, Mr. Vargas has organized the …

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17th Annual Cross Timbers Artists Studio Tour Nov. 10-11

Cross Timbers Artists Guild

17thAnnual Artist Studio Tour

November 10-11, 2018

The members of the Cross Timbers Artists Guild cordially invite you to participate in their 17thAnnual Artists Studio Tour!

The purpose of the Tour is to give the public an opportunity to get to know local artists, to observe their creative process first …

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Nov. Art Walk @ Goldmark Nov. 17

Join your friends at the Goldmark Cultural Center for a November Art Walk on Saturday, November 17, from 12-4 pm. This event is free and open to the public.

In addition to the open artist studios, the Milde Gallery will feature a display of high school student ceramic work, with the surrounding hallways boasting …

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Oshibana Art Classes and Workshops: Pavlina demo/workshop for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

The Association of Grand Prairie Artists presents

Pavlina Panova: Creating Art with Nature

Nov. 5, 2018 6:30-8:30 pm
Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, 900 Conover St. (across the street from the Main Library)

  • basic methods of collecting, pressing and preserving botanical materials
  • how to work with pressed plants to create botanical art
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Art Exhibit: Bokeh | Juan Velazquez

Bokeh, the exhibit title of Fort Worth artist, Juan Velazquez’ current show refers to the out-of-focus areas of a photographic image. Velazquez explores and capitalizes on this technique in order to draw our attention to the detail in his subject. He uses traditional fundamental oil methods married with modern photographic influences, while also playing …

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La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit entries due Nov. 3

The 22nd Annual
La Virgen de Guadalupe Art Exhibit
Curated by Jose Vargas

NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES
CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION 

Deadline for submission: Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 5:00 PM.

No entry fee is required.

This popular annual exhibition honors The Virgen de Guadalupe, patron saint of Mexico. Since 1992, Jose Vargas, …

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Workshops de los Muertos at OC3

Workshop de los Muertos
Calaca Workshop: Saturday, Oct 20th
Paint Workshop: Friday, Oct 26th
Calavera Workshop: Saturday, Oct 27th

The Oak Cliff Cultural Center honors departed loved ones with the Workshop de los Muertos series on Saturdays, October 20th, 27th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m (all ages). In addition, a …

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What Dreams May Come – Reception Oct. 20

Please join us for an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 20, 2:00 pm—4:00 pm, in the Milde Gallery at the Goldmark Cultural Center. This event is free and open to the public.

Just in time for the haunting season, ‘What Dreams May Come’ is an exhibit featuring works inspired by the mysterious, the fantastical, …

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ACRYLIC NIGHT – Let’s paint or pour on pumpkins! Oct. 5

Get ready for the fall season, Halloween and Thanksgiving, by decorating some of these iconic gourds. Doors open at 6:30 pm – free session is 7-9pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. in Irving. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

RSVP to info@irvingart.org or on our Meetup site (accounts …

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LCC calls for art: HECHO EN DALLAS – deadline Sept. 29

15th Annual HECHO EN DALLAS Juried Exhibition
Call for Artists
Submission deadline: Saturday, September 29, 2018 by 5 pm

Hecho en Dallasis an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of professional artists who reside and are active in the artistic environment of the Dallas area. The exhibition …

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Art Exhibition: #Thisislife | Megan DeSoto opens Sept. 22 at Elm Street Studio

Elm Street Studio is pleased to present Megan DeSoto’s solo exhibition #Thisislife, representing a body of still life photographic work developed over the last two years. DeSoto’s photographs investigate social media, culture, and family tradition to better understand, embrace and defy the dynamics that play into the pressures of women and their perceived role …

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Rendezvous: A Meeting of Art and Place Sept. 15

Rendezvous: A Meeting of Art and Place features selected colorful and nostalgic work from emerging Texas-based artists. As the show’s curator, Meredith Cawley seeks to create a site-specific installation of artwork that plays with the quirkiness of space, angles, edges and windowed entrances of the John H. Milde Gallery at the Goldman Cultural Center.

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Art in the Atrium 17 deadline August 20

Art in the Atrium 17
Submission Deadline: August 20
https://friscotexas.gov/840/Art-in-the-Atrium

FREE to enter

The mission of the City of Frisco Public Art Program is to enrich Frisco’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy by bringing dynamic contemporary art to a broad audience of residents and visitors.

In keeping with that …

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Art Walk @ Goldmark August 18

If you haven’t visited the Goldmark Cultural Center yet, the August Art Walk would be a great time to do so! In addition to the open artist studios from 12-4 pm, there will also be a pop-up shop filled with a variety of original creative wares, and an opening reception of ‘Echo’ – an …

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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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Collaging in Your Art Journal or on Canvas July 27

Sharon Giles will lead the July 27 Open Art Night workshop sponsored by Irving Art Association.

This workshop is FREE but supplies are required! RSVP to sharongiles@gmail.com or on the Meetup site. (Meetup is free to join.)

Friday, July 27. 7-9 pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving …

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Professional Development Webinar Series: Secrets of Radio Marketing Aug. 15 FREE

TCA’s next live webinar, Secrets of Radio Marketing, will be offered at 2 PM Central on August 15. Radio marketing is one of the best ways to attract new audiences. Traditional paid marketing is still one of the most cost-effective ways to market your programs, but not the only way you can utilize radio. Longtime WRR-FM …

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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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Irving Senior Arts Festival call for art – deadline July 24

Irving Art Assocation is partnering with Irving’s Heritage Senior Center to provide exhibit opportunites for its senior members and area artists. This is a free opportunity for for seniors 50+.

Heritge will host its first Senior Arts Festival in August and they will exhibit art by senior citizen artists all month. A reception will …

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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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Texas Showcase call for entries

Texas Showcase is open to artists and craftsman in all genres. Submissions must exemplify “TEXAS.” Show opens August 7th and runs through September 21st.

Turn-in dates for entry to the show are Tuesday, July 31 – Saturday, August 4th.
No charge to enter pieces.

Participants need not be a member of CFCA or …

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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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TCA’s Free Professional Development Webinar on Strategic Marketing June 20

Free Professional Development Webinar Series  

     Please join us for a webinar on:

 Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM CDT      Register now! https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7858864203630694401 Strategic Marketing How can you make the most of your marketing dollars in order to reach your desired audiences? In this presentation, Brooklyn Barbieri Henson, Director of …

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Eggs-ibition 3 This Time it”s VIPersonal March 23

FRIDAY, MARCH 23rd   6 – 8 PM

For the third time, local artists, businesses and community leaders will handcraft over 35 one-of-a-kind eggs for a Silent Auction like no other …

EGGS-ibition 3: This Time It’s VIPersonal

All proceeds benefit Denton High School Family Assistance Foundation, whose mission is to provide …

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Call for Entries from Grackle Art Gallery

Grackle Art Gallery – call for entries in all media including performance and installations for two group shows, April 14th and May 12th. Send images including title, size and media/proposals to grackleartgallery@gmail.com.

No fees and no commissions.

Submitted by Grackle Art Gallery. Email: grackleartgallery@gmail.com

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Hometown Texas: Photographs by Peter Brown, Stories by Joe Holley

Texas is perfect subject matter for both photographer, Peter Brown, and journalist, Joe Holley. Their recent book, Hometown Texas, explores the land and people of this vast state of Texas: East, West, North, South and Central. They illustrate through stories and pictures, the place that shapes a person that defines them as Texans.

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Art Exhibit: Endangered Moments | Charice Cooper

Endangered Moments by Charice Cooper: Revealing the beautiful and extraordinary subtleties of a single moment in time so the viewer can absorb and fully appreciate a fleeting moment that would otherwise be lost in a bustling and distracted world.

See Cooper’s magnificent oil paintings from November 1 to December 28, 2017 at Elm Street …

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45th Edom Art Festival Oct. 14 & 15

 

Edom Prepares for 2017 Art Festival

EDOM, TX –For more than 45 years, the small artists’ community of Edom in East Texas has hosted a festival for working artists presenting their talents to an appreciative audience of gifters and collectors.  The festival is the premier art show in East Texas.  High quality art, …

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Free Film Screening: American Experience: Bonnie & Clyde Oct. 14

In conjunction with the current exhibition,
“Bonnie & Clyde: The End”
PDNB Gallery will be presenting a documentary screening of
“American Experience: Bonnie & Clyde”
Saturday, October 14 at 2 PM & 4 PM. Runtime: 54 minutes No RSVP required. Event is free and open to the public.

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Exhibit and Reception Sept. 22: Storms of Life | Chrissy Fitch

Storms of Life, mixed media works by Chrissy Fitch are currently on view at Elm Street Studio in Keller. Fitch’s work investigates the vastness of the natural world: nature, from its majestic beauty to violent storms, as it relates to personal life storms such as illness, relationships and loss. In her work, she communicates …

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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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Dia de los Muertos: The Path of Winged Souls call for art

Call for Art – Día de los Muertos: The Path of Winged Souls October 14-November 11, 2017 The Bath House Cultural Center invites artists to submit artwork for its 31st Annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, which will be on display from October 14 to November 11, 2017.

This …

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