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Suminagashi Workshop July 13: Japanese Art of Marbling on Water

Saturday, July 13, 2019 10am2pm
(with 30-minute lunch break)
$35 per person – all supplies provided

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

Create beautiful marbled papers using this ancient technique!

The oldest and simplest form of marbling paper comes from Japan and …

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Exploding Flowers Workshop with Zakehia Uscanga

Saturday, July 13 10am-2pm $75
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Explore working in acrylic/mixed media to create dimensional dandelions on canvas in an exciting fireworks display of color and form. Learn which tools to use, and step by step procedures to create this style …

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Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving July 6

Zine Workshop and Eraser Carving with instructor Junanne Peck
Saturday, July 6 10am – 1pm
Fee: $65.00 Pay by check or cash (all supplies included)
Please RSVP by July 1, 2019
junannepeck@mac.com or 214-336-8526

Zine is short for Magazine

We will be making Zines that are dedicated to artwork, poetry, cartoons, editorials and short stories. We will have several …

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Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark: July 20th Workshop

Saturday, July 20, 2019 10am-2pm
$65.00 includes Supply Fee
Email to register: junannepeck@mac.com

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

What to bring: Apron, Roll of paper towels, Baby Wipes (unscented)

Printmaking and the Spontaneous Mark

Are you curious about prints and printmaking? This exciting workshop offers participants a unique opportunity to learn about a printmaking …

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Mexican Folk Art Workshop “Tin Work” June 21

Friday, June 21, 2019 6-9 pm. A 3-hour workshop.

Fee: $65.00 All supplies included

Please email to RSVP by June 17th — Instructor Junanne Peck at junannepeck@gmail.com or 214-336-8526

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

Tin is common material used in the …

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Encaustics Workshop August 10 with Junanne Peck

Hot Wax Cool Art with Encaustics
Saturday, August 10, 2019
10 am – 4 pm with lunch break
Fee $75 Supply fee included

Call: 214-336-8526 email: junannepeck@mac.com to register

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

This introductory one-day workshop in encaustic painting will teach …

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Poetry Mail Art Call

Send your Poem with or without an illustration
Curated by Junanne Peck / junannepeck@mac.com
All Submissions remain the property of the artist

All submissions will be on display at the Irving Art Association’s Gallery along with “Voice and Vision” Art Exhibit
August 25 – September 27, 2019

Free Theme, Technique, and size
No …

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Scholarship offer for “Finding Your Own Artistic Voice” Workshop

Instructor John Hunter is offering a chance at a scholarship worth $175 to attend his workshop on July 20th. It will be held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving.

The purpose of this workshop is NOT for me to teach you to paint like me. The purpose of this workshop is …

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Acrylic Painting Made Easy June 22 with Ruben Contreras

“ACRYLIC PAINTING MADE EASY”
Saturday, June 22, 2019 10am – 3pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

TO REGISTER contact Ruben Contreras at rreras11121@att.net

Learn to paint a beautiful landscaping the easy way, the right way!
Whether you are a beginning artist who decide to turn your …

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Aprenda a Dibujar Figuras Humanas Junio 19 & 26

Clase de dibujo básico donde aprenderá a dibujar figuras humanas con una técnica fácil.. Material incluido.

Please REGISTER for both sessions June 19 & 26, through this link: https://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/zN88adfh7B

Basic drawing class. You will learn how to draw human figures with an easy technique. Supplies included. FREE

Art instructor Lety Garcia. Contact her at …

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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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Award winners of the 2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition

May 18 – June 16, 2019 at the Irving Arts Center

The Reception & Awards Ceremony for the 34th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition was held on Sunday, May 19, 2019, at the Irving Arts Center. Exhibit catalog: 2019TxNCatalog_WebrDownload

Best of Show was awarded to artist Amy Werntz for her oil “The Shopper”. The IAC Award …

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Ceramic Art Jewelry Class with Pavlina Panova

My Ceramic Art Jewelry Class at North Lake College is open for registration. Only $63 for 7 weeks and more than 21 hours making beautiful jewelry with fine porcelain clay. We master different surface decorating techniques and finish the process with high quality low and high fire glazes.
The easiest way to register if you cannot go to NLC …

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Sum Of All Part Group Exhibition

A group exhibition Sum of All Parts, featuring a compelling group of work from the University of Dallas fine art graduate students in a variety of media. The exhibition showcases work by Genevieve Armstrong, Jamie Gardner, Michelle Cortez Gonzales, Brian Hensen, Natalie Lambert, Denise Lange, Richie Peña and Terri Wilder.   This exhibition will run …

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2019 34th Texas & Neighbors Reception & Awards on May 19

You’re invited to the Reception & Awards Ceremony held Sunday, May 19th from 2-5 pm in the Main Gallery of the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062.

73 works of art from artists in five states will be on display May 18 – June 15, 2019. The Irving Art Association will present $8,300 …

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Photography Skills Workshop – May 11, July 13 or Oct. 12

Review basic photography skills, techniques, and current photo trends. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Class fee of $25. Students must be registered and 18 years of age.

Meeting times: (this is a repeating class — choose May 11, July 13 or Oct. 12 to attend)
May 11 [Saturday] – 10 – 2, small gallery    …

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May 5th: Cinco de Mayo Art Fair: Make & Take and Multicultural Art Exhibit Reception in Irving

The Irving Art Association Members Meeting for May will take the form of an Art Fair Make & Take — we’ll host various art activities honoring Cinco de Mayo: creating Mexican luminaries, printmaking using Mexican-theme stencils and more.

The combined art fair / meeting / reception takes place on Sunday, May 5th from 2-4 …

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Texas & Neighbors Juror Talk & Reception April 13th

Saturday, April 13th 7-9pm at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving TX 75062

This is your chance to meet the jurors and learn how they select art. This year you will hear from the perspective of art gallery owners. We’ll also present a slideshow of the work that was selected to …

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Copic 101 class on April 20 – Learn the basics

Due to popular demand… Copic 101 is back!

Do you love coloring beautiful images?  Have you heard about Copic alcohol-based art markers, but have no idea what they are or where to start?  Or maybe you even own a few of them, but can’t seem to get the results you want on your own?

Copic …

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Making Monotypes April 19 with Junanne Peck

Making Monotypes mini-workshop! Easy prints with dramatic results

FREE instruction – $5 supply fee. Easy and fun to do!

Friday, April 19th. 7-9pm (doors open at 6:30pm) – held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

This class will provide a basic introduction …

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Of a Feather

The University of Dallas Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the group show Of a Feather featuring artists Kathy Boortz, Isabelle Du Toit, Billy Hassell, Mark Messersmith and Melodee Ramirez.

The exhibition showcases the rich relationship between birds and the artists who love them. Birds have long held a prominent place …

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Preview Gallery

The 34th Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition
May 18 – June 15, 2019
Irving Arts Center

This year the Texas & Neighbors competition received a record 710 entries from 266 artists residing in the five states of the regional show. Jurors Susan Roth Roman and Jordan Roth selected 74 paintings from this huge pool …

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Alicia’s Stone Art Animals Free Workshop April 5

Friday, April 5th 7-9 pm (doors open at 6:30pm.
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75061.

Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Your host will be Alicia Duncan – Learn how to paint rocks!

Alicia: Join our Stone Art fun — this time with animals!

I’ll bring all types of stones and you can …

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Drypoint prints workshop March 29 – simple technique, great results!

Friday, March 29th 7-9 pm

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

FREE instruction; $5 materials fee. Register on our IAA Meetup site or email Junanne at junannepeck@mac.com.

Drypoint is a traditional fine art printmaking technique. Basically, you scratch a design with something …

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Donna Chambers: Pastel Workshop April 6

April 6, 2019 • 10 am to 2 pm Fee: $75

The Irving Art Association at Jaycee Park will host Donna Chambers, pastelist, for a one-day workshop for beginning and intermediate level pastel artists. The focus of this workshop will be on individual help and application after a short informational chat on the basics of …

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2019 Celebrating Irving: Irving Memories – call for art

The Irving Heritage Society and the Irving Art Association invite you to join us in this year’s festivities in celebrating the long and glorious journey that is the City of Irving. Along with other activities, we call on all artists and creative writers to exhibit works at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts. The …

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Introductory Encaustic Painting Workshops March 9 and 16!

Designed for beginning to intermediate artists ages 17 and older, this two-part introductory encaustic painting workshop will be offered on two consecutive Saturdays, March 9 and 16. The workshop will provide hands‐on instruction in the materials, techniques, and tools of Encaustic Painting. After a brief history lesson in this ancient art form, participants will be …

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The Road to the Heart: Persian Art Exhibit

The Irving Art Association is proud to host an exhibit reflecting Persian culture and heritage.

February 24 – March 28, 2019
Reception & Awards Sunday, March 10 • 2-5 pm

Judges for awards: Fari Rahimi, Yasaman Moussavi, Sara Rastegarpouyani, and Behnaz Sohrabi.
Curator: Pouran Lashini

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

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2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Exhibition deadline March 1 – $8,000 in awards

The 2019 Texas & Neighbors Regional Art Exhibition is open to all artists 18 and older living in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. Up to three works of two-dimensional art may be entered by an artist.

$8.000 in prizes!  Artists may also earn signature status by exhibiting in five shows. Jurors for the 2019 exhibition are …

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Texchange: Printmaking Exhibits at UD’s Haggerty Art Village

2019 Southern Graphics Council International Conference Comes to UD  The University of Dallas is pleased to welcome Texchange an arts conference engaging the capacity of printmaking to act as an agent of transformation in its practices within the field, contributions to other art media and broader cultural roles. Over 90 printmaking artists will exhibit their …

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Juergen Strunck Prints opens March 6 at UD’s Haggerty Gallery

juergen strunck prints: no secrets
Solo Exhibition of New Works
Opening Wed, Mar 6. 7:00 – 11:00 p.m.
On view: March 6 – 31, 2019

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is proud to announce the opening of juergen strunck prints: no secrets, a solo exhibition of recent works by Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Printmaking Juergen Strunck. Strunck’s prints are well …

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Texas Ink – Under Pressure: Steamroller Prints Exhibit – reception Feb. 10

When Artists Get Together with Heavy Road Equipment Big Things Happen!

Texas Ink – Under Pressure is a collection of Steamroller prints by local Artist, created in parking lots throughout Texas.

Each artist carved their image into a wood block, which were inked, and covered with a sheet of paper then driven over with a …

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Here and Now: Prints by Carolyn Muskat

Here and Now: Prints by Carolyn Muskat is held in conjunction with the 2019 Southern Graphics Council International Conference in North Texas March 6-9. For 25 years, she has owned and operated Muskat Studios in Somerville, Massachusetts.  Muskat is the recipient of the 2019 SGCI Excellence in Teaching Award.

Artist Reception March 6 from 7-9 …

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Art Imitating Life: Black History Month Exhibition presented by the Irving Black Arts Council

Annual exhibition organized by the Irving Black Arts Council features works by Arthello Beck, Linda Gamble Camp, “Choke”, Frank Frazier, Tyra Goodley, Guinn Powell, Evita Tezeno, and Stephanie Yearby.
http://www.irvingartscenter.com/event/art-imitating-life-black-history-month-exhibition-presented-by-the-irving-black-arts-council/

Artist Reception Feb 9 from 5-7 p.m. February 2 – March 3,2019

Irving Arts Center, Main Gallery 3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062

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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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