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

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.
Come and …

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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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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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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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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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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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Japanese Boro Workshop With Junanne Peck Oct. 5

Saturday, October 5, 2019 – 10am-2pm
Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving, TX 75061
Sponsored by the Irving Art Association

Fee: $65.00 paid by Sept 20, 2019 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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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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2019 Tuesday Painters Exhibit: Reception July 14 in Irving

June 30 – August 9, 2019
Reception: Sunday, July 14 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 pm. Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

Participating …

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Irving Heritage Senior Center call for art

Submit your art for the 2019 Senior Arts Festival! FREE!

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 Friday, August 2nd, 6:00-8:30 pm and will feature demonstrations by art instructors and musical entertainment …

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Terry Cockerham: UNDESOLATE – reception July 14 in Irving

Images of the Big Bend and Other Vast Spaces

Photography Exhibition on view 30 June 2019 – 26 July 2019
RECEPTION 14 July 2019 2:00 – 4:00 PM
free and open to the public

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

About the …

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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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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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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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