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Grand Prairie Arts Council 2018 Art Show call for entries

Grand Prairie Arts Council 2018 Open Juried Art Show & Sale Sept. 21 – Oct. 20 call for entries http://www.artsgp.org/juried-art-showENTRIES.html Each artist may submit up to 3 entries for $35. Entries are chosen from images submitted with completed entry forms & paid entry fee. All media will be considered. Including, but not limited to oil, …

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists June 4th meeting & demo by June Holloway

The monthly meeting will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, June 4th at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.   Program: June Holloway

“I was born in England where I received a university of london degree in Art. At the age of 35 I moved  to America I carried one suitcase containing my cloths, …

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Walt Davis demo on April 2 for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday,  April 2nd at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program Walt Davis, signature member and past president of the Southwestern Watercolor Society, began painting in watercolor over thirty years ago.

Mr. Davis has taught watercolor, figure drawing, and plein air sketching at …

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Sundeep Kumar sketching demo/session March 5 for Association of Grand Prairie Artists

The March meeting of the Association of Grand Prairie Artists will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, March 5th at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program Our demonstrator is Sundeep Kumar.  He is a local area multimedia artist.  Sundeep uses charcoal, ink pen, or watercolor to create his artworks and tries to use …

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Darla Bostick watercolor demo Feb. 5 in Grand Prairie

Darla Bostick will be presenting two demos during the month of February. On Feb 5 she is scheduled to present “Fun with Texture and Watercolor” to the Association of Grand Prairie Artists regular monthly meeting in the Chamber of Commerce Building. The meeting begins at 6:30.

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Don Lambert airbrush demo 11/6 for Grand Prairie Association of Artists

Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, November 6th  at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program   The program will be a demonstration of airbrush painting by Don Lambert, a digital artist who likes western subjects.   He and his his wife Barbara, also run a gicle’e (fine art digital prints) printing …

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists October 2nd Meeting – Sarah Graham demo

2 The next meeting of AGPA will be this Monday, October 2nd at 6:30pm at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce. Program: This month we will feature a demonstration by Sarah Graham (  SarahGrahamArt.com).   She is a gifted watercolorist who likes to paint expressive portraits and dramatic landscapes. Sarah currently lives and paints in Dallas and …

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Doug Prine western demo Sept. 19 in Grand Prairie

September meeting of the Association of Grand Prairie Artists will begin at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, September 19th  at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program   The program will be a demonstration by renowned, award winning master western artist, Doug Prine.   His work hangs in private collections in almost every state.   Having been …

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Grand Prairie Arts Council 2017 Juried Art Show & Sale entry deadline Aug. 21

http://www.artsgp.org/juried-art-showENTRIES.html

Open to all artists age 18 and over. Entries must be original, unpublished and must not have been previously exhibited in a GPAC Exhibition. $3,000 in cash prizes available. Location: Uptown Theater Lobby Art Gallery

All media will be considered including but not limited to 3-dimensional, photography, drawing-all media, computer graphics, etc.

Calendar:

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Traffic Signal Box Public Art Project call for artists

The Traffic Signal Box Public Art Project Call to Artists was announced today. DEADLINE: 5 p.m. September 22, 2017  Call: 080917 GP TSB Call to Artists

The City of Grand Prairie Public Art Program invites artists to compete for a public art commission to create art on Traffic Signal Boxes (TSBs) located throughout the city. This …

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Janice Hamilton pastel landscape demo in Grand Prairie June 5

Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, June 5th  at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program The program will be a pastel landscape painting demonstration by the nationally known, local oil and pastel artist Janice Hamilton.  Janice has been an award winning artist and educator in North Texas for many years.   …

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Paul Antonio Scribe Calligraphy Lecture & Masterclass & TXLAC Workshops in May

Friday, May 12, 2017 – 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Lecture – 2500 Years of the Western Alphabet

 – $25
Southern Methodist University – (map link) Dallas Hall – Room #306
3225 University Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75205
Register OFFLINE and PAY AT THE DOOR for ($20)

Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 10:00am …

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AGPA Art Party May 18 in Grand Prairie

Please join us on Thursday, May 18th at 6:30pm at Market Square in Grand Prairie for our annual “Art Party”.  

The theme is “Paint, Sip and  Doodle Do!”.    It will be great fun, including pizza and drinks, and it’s all for the benefit of the Grand Prairie ISD Art Department.  Details are included in the invitation below.  

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Lettering Classes & Workshops March – May 2017

Promoting & Preserving the Lettering Arts Upcoming Workshops Calligraphy & Composition with THOMAS INGMIRE

Nazareth Retreat Center, Grand Prairie, TX
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

March 20, 21, & 22, 2017

9:30am – 5:30pm
$245

Tuition includes:

 3 full days with Thomas Ingmire, 3 lunches, 2 dinners, breaks and handout material.
Overnight …

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Gene Kelly on Candid Photography Feb. 6 in Grand Prairie

AGPA meets the first Monday of each month at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce, 900 Conover Street. Meetings are open to the public.  Guests and visitors are welcome at no charge.  Visit our website at www.gpartists.org Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, February 6th  at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.   …

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Grand Prairie Framing Resource – RW Chang Co. Liquidation Sale

Liquidation Sale In Process!

Due to changes in our lease agreement, we will be here a couple of weeks into February.
We will take custom framing orders another week, until February 1st. 
 Come by and see the bargains you’ll find! 

908 Fountain Pkwy
Grand Prairie, Tx. 75050
972-647-0757

Framed Prints

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Association of Grand Prairie Artists Meeting Jan. 2

JANUARY 2017 NEWS   Activities will begin at 6:30 pm on Monday, January 2nd  at the Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce.      Program         Critique – Each attendee is asked to bring one or two of their artworks. They need not necessarily be recent works.  The items will be discussed and criticized by the …

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Dave Smith’s Award Winning Painting ‘Spirit of Lakota’

Dallas artist meets family of famed Lakota warrior that inspired his award-winning painting

SMU student, retired military veteran Dave Smith artwork honored; Eagle Elk family attends unveiling

 GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas – What began as a simple piece of artwork for Airbus Helicopters Inc. blossomed into a gratifying and unexpected opportunity for a Dallas-area artist as …

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GPAC’s Juried Art Show Opening Reception Sept. 18

You are cordially invited

Annual GPAC Juried Art Show & Sale –
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony
Sunday, September 18

2:00 – 4:00 pm
Awards at 3:00 pm

Uptown Theater
Lobby Art Gallery
120 East Main, 75050

Entertainment & refreshments
Featuring more than 110 pieces …

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Grand Prairie Arts Council Show deadline August 22

Grand Prairie Arts Council 2016 Annual Juried Art Show & Sale
Uptown Theater Lobby Art Gallery 120 East Main Street Grand Prairie, Texas

September 18 – October 15, 2016

Open to all artists age 18 and over. Entries must be original, unpublished and must not have been previously exhibited in a GPAC Exhibition. $3,000 in …

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