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Award Winners of the 2020 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition (Irving TX)

The Texas & Neighbors Exhibition is an annual collaboration between the Irving Art Association and the Irving Arts Center. This exhibition we are celebrating its 35th year.

This year the gallery exhibit will be a virtual exhibition only, due to the temporary closing of the Irving Arts Center for the quarantine (it was scheduled to …

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Jewelry Making with Sarah Murphy: Free Classes in March

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Friday evenings, Mar. 6, 13, 20 & 27 – 7 PM – 9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Bring your prettiest beads to this class and learn the wrapped wire loop method which turns a bead, or several beads, …

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Photography 1 with John Hunter & Terry Cockerham: Free Classes in March

FREE instruction. No materials fee! Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, March 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2020 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

IAA Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructors: Terry Cockerham and John Hunter
Email: snakehunters@gmail.com
Supply Fee: none

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

SUPPLIES: Bring your …

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Art Relaxation/Mindfulness Workshops in Irving

Saturdays, March 14, April 25, May 16 or June 6

10am – 2-m at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association (IAA).

Tough week? – IAA’s Art Relaxation/Mindfulness workshops will relax your mind with mindfulness quietness.

Afterwards, discovery your creativity with …

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Earth Pigment Workshop – April 4th with Mica Enriquez

Earth Pigments Workshop : Ochres
Saturday, April 4th 2PM to 5PM
(note date change from March 28)

Learn how to make your own Oil, Acrylic and Watercolor Paints using natural materials you can find anywhere. You will have some to take some home as well!

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX …

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Receptions on Feb. 9 for the IAA Masquerade Exhibit & the John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit

Receptions for Irving Art Association’s February exhibits: IAA Masquerade Awards Competition and John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit – FREE!

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

RSVP optional but appreciated

FREE! Sunday afternoon Receptions on February 9th (2-4pm) for 2020 IAA Masquerade Awards Competition

(The Mask and the Hidden …

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Art Critique with Maureen Brouillette Feb. 7th – FREE

Professional artist Maureen Brouillette will be our guest artist for the Friday night Open Art meetup on February 7th. She has had much experience with critiquing art in her local critique groups and as an instructor in art workshops.

She will do a five-minute evaluation of your work for free. Because time is limited, a …

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John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit

JOHN & JOHN

26 January – 28 February 2020
John P. Irizarry & John Lee Hunter Exhibit
West Gallery
Opening Reception: Sunday 09 February 2020 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Please do not miss the opportunity to view the curious and whimsical art of the two Johns. This collection of recent works by the two artists …

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Cuadros de pintura y Manualidades : Miércoles clases en febrero

Workshop with Lupita Padilla – Wednesdays in February – Miércoles clases en febrero

Feb. 5, 12, 19 & 26 7-9pm

Location : Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Sponsored by Irving Art Association

Cuadro con pinturas acrilicas y adornados con botones, flores
Y variedad de adornos. El tema sera un Pavorreal y …

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Contour Drawing 2 with Frank Stangle: Thursday classes in February

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

IAA Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Frank Stangle
Email: Kickrocksstudio@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

A continuation of …

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Oils 2 with Sarah Murphy: Thursday classes in February

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Sarah Murphy
Email: murphy.sarah430@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

A …

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2020 IAA Masquerade Awards Competition call for entries – deadline Jan. 22

(The Mask and the Hidden Persona)
26 January 2020 through 28 February 2020

Curators: John Lee Hunter & John P. Irizarry
Judge: TBA
Awards Reception: Sunday, 09 February 2020 – 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Masquerade Party: Friday, 28 February 2020 – 7:00 to 9:00 pm
(Door Prizes/Prize for Best Costume)

SUBMISSION & PAYMENT
REGISTER ONLINE
(by …

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Oils & More with Sarah Murphy: Thursday classes in January

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Sarah Murphy
Email: murphy.sarah430@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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Renaissance Fantasy Painting and Mask Making: Art Lollapalooza Friday Classes

Experience Renaissance-style creativity: Draw, design, paint, Renaissance-style fantasy pictures on black canvases and design a complimentary masquerade mask for fun and the IAA Masquerade Ball on February 28.

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: FRIDAY evenings, Jan. 10, 17, 24 & 31 – 7 PM-10 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. …

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Clases del Arte en Enero (January classes in Spanish in Irving — bilingual too)

Patrocinado por Asociación de Arte de Irving / sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061. irvingart.org

Instruccion gratis. $10.00 Costo de materiales – Pague en la primer clase.
FREE instruction. $10 materials fee – pay at first class.

Naturaleza Muerta / Still Life: Jan. 8 …

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Contour Drawing 1 with Frank Stangle: Thursday classes in January

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving Art Association Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Frank Stangle
Email: Kickrocksstudio@gmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay at first class

REGISTER (age: 17+ only)

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Steve Riella: Small to Big & Big to Small

September 29 – October 25, 2019
Photography Exhibition

RECEPTION, October 13, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

West Gallery, Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

For more about the photographer, see his website: http://stephenriella-fineartphotography.com/ and FB page: https://www.facebook.com/riellaphotos/

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Award Winners of the IAA 2019 Animal Awards Competition

For the 18th year, Irving Art Association has hosted a competition on animal art. Formerly a national show, this is the second year we have featured a regional scope, putting the emphasis on DFW area artists.

Any animal species was accepted as subject matter for works, including wildlife and domestic, as well as creatures from …

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2019 IAA Members Juried Exhibition – Reception & Awards Sunday, June 9

May 26 – June 28, 2019

You’re invited to the Reception & Awards Ceremony on Sunday, June 9 from 2-4 pm. Refreshments will be served. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062. directions

2019 marks the 64th year of the Irving Art Association and its annual exhibitions. This year 37 …

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Donna Chambers: Pastel Workshop June 1st

June 1, 2019

Fee: Morning session only, 2 hours, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm $40
Full day: 4 hours, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm , ½ hour break , 12:30 – 2:30 pm $75

The Irving Art Association at Jaycee Park will host Donna Chambers, pastelist, for a one-day workshop open to all artists who …

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Jane Kahler oil demo Feb. 3 in Irving

Jane Kahler will demonstrate oil painting on Sunday, February 3 during the monthly membership meeting of the Irving Art Association. Her subject will be painting landscapes.

Doors open at 1pm and the meeting starts at 2pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX. Guests are welcome.

Jane started her career in …

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Irving Arts Center Annual Holiday Open House & Free Crafts for Kids

Irving Arts Center Celebrates a Lone Star Christmas

Annual Holiday Open House and Performance Dec. 7

Irving Arts Center shines with the sights and sounds of a Lone Star Christmas. At this annual extravaganza, attendees are treated to stilt walkers, jugglers, Sculpture Garden train rides, cookies, refreshments, FREE holiday crafts for kids, and performances featuring the …

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IAA Meeting Nov. 27: Sharon Giles: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Irving Art Association Meeting — visitors are always welcome. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061.

Tues., Nov. 27 at 7 pm: Sharon Giles art demonstration: Marbling on Paper with Inks and Acrylics

Featured artist Sharon Giles, will demonstrate two simple forms of marbling paper using inks and …

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2018 IAA Photography Awards Exhibition – reception Nov. 11

This is the second year that Irving Art Association has sponsored a juried exhibition devoted solely to photography. Curator of the show is Terry Cockerham.

25 works from 12 photographers are in the exhibit opening October 30 at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The Reception & Awards Ceremony will be Sunday, November …

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Enter the 2018 IAA Photography Awards Competition – deadline Oct. 24

IRVING ART ASSOCIATION
DALLAS/FORT WORTH
PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS COMPETITION
(Previously IAA D/FW Juried Photography Competition)

Open to all D/FW and surrounding area residents.

Exhibit Curator: Terry Cockerham

For complete entry RULES, see the prospectus: 2018_IAA_PHOTO_AWARDS_COMP_PROSPECTUS

REQUIREMENTS in brief:

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Create a Caricature with Alicia – FREE Oct. 12

Friday, Oct. 12 7-9pm (doors open at 6:30pm)

Draw a self-portrait or a friend as the “Best Version” or greatest potential. You can feature jobs, hobbies, and/or fantasies. Let’s have fun! You can frame your art and hang it to enjoy with family, friends or co-workers.

This workshop is FREE ($10 donation to Irving Art …

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IAA’s Fall Festival of Art on Oct. 14!

Irving Art Association is celebrating the Fall season with a festival and an art exhibit! It’s still hot in Texas, but it’s time to start thinking about the changes coming with the turn of the season: Leaves turning color…cold fronts blowing in…shorter days and longer nights…harvest time…back to school…and family holidays like Halloween and …

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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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IAA Community Fall Festival of Art call for art

It’s still hot in Texas, but it’s time to start thinking about the changes coming with the turn of the season: Leaves turning color…cold fronts blowing in…shorter days and longer nights…harvest time… back to school…and family holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving. On Sunday, October 14, from 1-4 pm we’ll celebrate the Fall Festival of …

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2018 IAA Animal Art Awards Competition entry deadline August 25

2018 IAA ANIMAL ART AWARDS COMPETITION
(previously IAA National Juried Animal Art Competition)

August 26 – September 28, 2018

Entry Deadline August 25 – 12 NOON (instead of midnight). ***UPDATE***

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75062

New format for the IAA Annual Animal Art Exhibit

Formerly a …

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Fall Free Basic Classes on Drawing, Acrylic and Watercolor

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 to a particular art medium. Expect traditional as well …

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Heritage Senior Arts Festival – Reception August 9

Heritge Senior Center in Irving will host its first Senior Arts Festival in August and it includes an art exhibit by senior citizen artists. Irving Art Association has joined with Irving’s Heritage Senior Center to provide exhibit opportunities for its senior members 50+. Artists participating include Tina Alvarez, Leticia Garcia, Sharon Giles, Rachel Gregory, …

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2018 Tuesday Painters Exhibit and Miniatures Art Show – Reception July 8

TUESDAY PAINTERS EXHIBIT

July 1- 27, 2018
Reception: Sunday, July 8 2-4pm
FREE & open to the public

East Gallery, Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75061

The annual exhibit by the Tuesday Painters group, composed of artists that meet every Tuesday from 10:30 am — 3:00 …

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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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2018 Irving Art Association Members Juried Exhibition – Reception & Awards Sun., June 10

May 27 – June 29, 2018

You’re invited to the Reception & Awards Ceremony on Sunday, June 10 from 2-4 pm. Refreshments will be served. Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan, Irving TX 75062. directions

2018 marks the 63rd year of the Irving Art Association and its annual exhibitions. This year …

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