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Irving Art Association Fall Festival Oct. 20

It’s pumpkin time at the Irving Art Association. We’re celebrating the Fall season with a festival and an art exhibit!

Fall Festival
Sunday, October 20, 1-5 pm Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

Lots of fun for the whole family!

  • Interactive Art tables: Pumpkin decorating, Fall Tile designing, Printmaking, Starch designs …

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Irving Art Association call for instructors

IAA has created a new art program called IAA Lollapalooza Art Nights. We are looking for creative art instructors and crafters in all art mediums to teach four classes a month on Friday Nights from 7-9 pm at IAA Galleries, Irving TX. This is a paid position. IAA Lollapalooza Art Program begins in 2020.

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Watercolor 2: November FREE Classes with Sarah Murphy

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Only a few spots left!

Dates: Thursday evenings, Nov. 7, 14, 21 & Dec. 5 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by Irving Art Association

IAA Community Fine Art School Classes

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

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Printmaking 2 November FREE Classes with Junanne Peck

FREE instruction. $10 materials fee. Registration required.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Nov. 7, 14, 21 & Dec. 5 – 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: Junanne Peck
Email: junannepeck@mac.com
Supply Fee $10: pay through PayPal or mail a check …

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Oct. 10 event @ IAC — “Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill”

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic

September 14 – November 17 free exhibit in the Main Gallery of the Irving Arts Center
October 10th An Evening with Author/Archivist Grayson Dantzic
A reception will be held at 6:30 PM and the talk will begin at 7:30 PM. Book Signing 8:30 pm
http://www.irvingartscenter.com/event/an-evening-with-author-archivist-grayson-dantzic-behind-the-scenes-of-jerry-dantzic-billie-holiday-at-sugar-hill/

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Enter the 2019 Irving Art Association Photography Awards Competition

IRVING ART ASSOCIATION
DALLAS/FORT WORTH
PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS COMPETITION
(Previously IAA D/FW Juried Photography Competition)
Exhibit Curator: Terry Cockerham

For complete entry RULES, see the prospectus: 2019 IAA Photography Competition Prospectus

REQUIREMENTS in brief: (see the prospectus for the complete rules)

  • All submissions must be the original work of the photographer participating in the show.
  • Either film or digital is acceptable. …

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Irving Art Association Fall Art Exhibit & Festival

It’s pumpkin time at the Irving Art Association. We’re celebrating the Fall season with a festival and an art exhibit!

Fall Festival
Sunday, October 20, 1-5 pm Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061

Lots of fun for the whole family!

  • Interactive Art tables: Pumpkin decorating, Fall Tile designing, Printmaking, Starch …

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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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Clases del Arte / Art classes in Spanish

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

Se require un costo de $10.00 dls para registrarse.Si todabia no ha pagado por Pay Pal, por favor envie un cheque por $10.00 dls a nombre de Irving …

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2nd Annual Las Colinas CC Art Exhibit & Sale Nov. 8

SECOND ANNUAL LAS COLINAS COUNTRY CLUB REGIONAL INVITATIONAL ART EXHIBIT
Friday, November 8th, 2019 5:00-9:30 pm

Open to the Public
Las Colinas Country Club, 4400 North O-Connor Rd., Irving TX 75062 972-541-1141

http://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/Las-Colinas-Country-Club/

Artists:

Hugh Adam
Maria Arenas
Gail Nash Arnold
Steven Benezue
Ariel Bowman
Lisa Chambers

Sharon Giles
Susan Kindley
Donna Page
Louie Reynolds
Monica Winters
Tommy Wright
U of D Matrix Prints

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CAMEO Emerging Artist Show 2019 Ceramics Exhibition – reception Sept. 27

CAMEO Emerging Artist Show 2019

Ceramics Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: August 26– September 27, 2019

Closing Reception: Friday, September 27, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

The University of Dallas has teamed up with the Ceramic Arts Museum and Education Organization (CAMEO), a Houston based nonprofit, to host 13th installment of the “CAMEO Emerging Artist Show.” The …

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IAA Fall Art Exhibit & Festival call for art

The exhibit runs from Sunday, September 29th through Friday, October 25th, 2019. The Reception and Awards presentation will be on Sunday, October 13th, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, and the Fall Festival and Family Activities will be on the following Sunday, October 20th from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. Please come join us.

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Japanese Boro Workshop With Junanne Peck Oct. 5

Saturday, October 5, 2019 – 10am-2pm

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

Fee: $65.00 to : Junanne Peck, 5620 Blueridge Dr.Fort Worth,TX 76112

Some supplies included
RSVP required junannepeck@mac.com
http://junannepeck.com
214-336-8526
What to bring: Old Jeans, Jean jacket, denim shirt

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Acrylic 2: October Classes with Zakehia

FREE instruction! $10 materials fee.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Oct. 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2019 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

IAA Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Zakehia Uscanga
Email: Zakehia@yahoo.com
Supply Fee $10: pay through PayPal or mail a …

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Dot Painting 2: October Classes with Susan Murray

A series of four classes sponsored by the Irving Art Association- FREE instruction! $10 materials fee. Susan Murray will continue her introduction to the basics of dot painting in acrylic.

Dates: Thursday evenings, Thurs., Oct. 3, 10, 17, & 24 , 2019 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving …

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Costa Rica to Lubbock –Drawings by Tom Spleth opens Oct. 2 in Irving

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Costa Rica to Lubbock–Drawings by Tom Spleth, a solo exhibition of recent work by nationally renowned North Carolina based artist Tom Spleth. This exhibition will be the first solo show by the artist in Texas and includes digital drawings, printed drawings on t-shirts, …

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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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New Exhibits for September at the Irving Arts Center

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic

September 14 – November 17 free
An Evening with Author/Archivist Grayson Dantzic
September 14th Reception 6:30 pm | Lecture 7:30 pm | Book Signing 8:30 pm

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic features 56 vivid, breath-taking photographs of one of the 20th century’s most …

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Woodcuts Workshop Sept. 7 in Irving

Japanese Haiku and Woodcuts–
Describing Nature Through Poetry And Art

September 7, 2019 10am-2pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

About the instructor:Junanne Peck is an interdisciplinary artist, with printmaking as her primary art form. Peck is a Demo Artist for Akua Ink. She is a …

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18th IAA Animal Art Awards for 2019 – reception Sept. 8 in Irving

September 1 – 27, 2019
Reception & Awards, Sunday, September 8 2-4pm

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75062
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Formerly a national show, this is the second year that we have returned to a regional scope, putting the emphasis on DFW area artists. Any animal species was …

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Voice and Vision Exhibit : Aug. 25-Sept. 27 in Irving

August 25 – September 27, 2019
Reception & Poetry Readings: September 15, 2019 2 PM-4 PM

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

The works of Joshua Monroe, Junanne Peck and Terri Thoman merge Art and Poetry. These three North Texas Artists share …

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Suminagashi Workshop Sept. 21: Japanese Art of Marbling on Water

A few spaces left!

Saturday, September 21 2019 10am – 2pm
(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 …

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Drum Fun & Art: Awaken Your Creative Energies Sept. 21

update: cancelled

Saturday, September 21 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75015
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.
Fee: 25 Registration – pay by Pay Pal

Register – pay $25 by Pay Pal

Let’s wake up!

Open to all adults. …

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Painting a “Catrina” / Pintando una “Catrina” Oct 12

Join me to do a colorful “Catrina” painting with acrylics on a 12×14 canvas with the option to add some decorations, if you like. Painting special to celebrate a Mexican tradition “The Day Of The Death
Artist: Lety Garcia

Saturday Oct 12 : 10 AM – 2 PM

Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, …

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2019 Irving Art Association Animal Awards Competition call for entries

September 1 – 27, 2019
Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving TX 75062
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Formerly a national show, the show is open to area artists, with no shipping.  Online entries (NO IMAGES REQUIRED) are due Thursday, August 29, by midnight with drop-off on Saturday, August 31 10am-2pm. Up …

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Beverly Fuqua: A Memorial Exhibit – Reception Aug. 18

August 10 – 30, 2019
Reception and Memorial on Sunday, August 18, 2-4pm

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

The Irving Art Association is proud to honor the memory of former IAA President Beverly Fuqua (Koehler) with an exhibit of over 50 works of her art …

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Review of Printmaking Basics $25 Sept. 14

Quarterly Fine Art Skills Workshops:

Review the basic skills and techniques of fine art: painting, drawing, painting, and mixed media. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association. Class fee $25 per session. Pay by PayPal or check.

All students must be registered and 18 years of age.

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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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Copic Club birthday card project August 17

Registration is officially open for our next Copic Club class.  It will be held at the Jaycee Arts Center in Irving on Saturday, August 17th from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 

This month, we’ll create a beautiful birthday card for someone special in your life using this elegant floral image by Simon Says Stamp.  We’ll …

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Irving’s Heritage Senior Arts Festival August 1

The Heritage Senior Center in Irving will again host a Senior Arts Festival in August. The Center will exhibit art by senior citizens 50+ all month. Reception will be Thursday, August 1st, 6:00-8:30 pm and will feature demonstrations by art instructors and musical entertainment by senior citizen musicians.

Address: Heritage Senior Center, 200 S Jefferson …

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2019 Art Connection Members Exhibition Reception & Awards July 28 in Irving

This annual, non-juried exhibition is open to all current Art Connection members who wish to participate. Eligible entries will be judged for cash awards in three categories: Youth, Non-Professional and Professional. An overall “Best of Show” prize will also be awarded. http://www.irvingartscenter.com/art-makers/visual-arts/call-for-entries/

Exhibition Dates: July 27-Aug 24, 2019 2019

Reception and Awards Ceremony: …

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Pastel 2: Basic Classes in September

Dates: Thursday evenings, Sept. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2019 – 7 PM-9 PM
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061

Irving ArtAssociation Community Fine Art School Classes

Instructor Name: Marie Maines
Email: rm_maines@hotmail.com
Supply Fee $10: pay through PayPal or mail a check by 8/22/19

REGISTER (age: 17+ only) Instruction is …

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Acrylic 1: Basic classes in September FILLED

Dates: Thursday evenings, Sept. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2019 – 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: Zakehia Uscanga
Email: Zakehia@yahoo.com
Supply Fee $10: pay through PayPal or mail a check by 8/22/19

REGISTER (age: 17+ only) Instruction is …

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Encaustics Workshop August 10 with Junanne Peck – cancelled

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 …

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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
deadline to register is July 17th

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 …

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