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VALA Art Call – Art of the Human Form deadline May 23

Art of the Human Form

This Juried Exhibit will feature Artists interpretation of the Human Form. To register, go to https://form.jotform.com/91185984931166

*Entry Fee for non-members is $40 (this fee includes a 1 yr VALA Membership) and FREE for VALA members, for up to 5 pieces.

Presented by the Visual Arts League of Allen (VALA) http://valatx.org

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Exhibits at the COVE: Inside Out Jazz Art & Rockin’ It

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com

May 10-12:  Fred “Jazz” Ruland:  Insight Out Jazz Art
May 17-18:  Cindy Farrell: Rockin’ It!

New in The Alcove (at The Cove).  Works reflecting the grandeur and delicacy of nature, by Don Simmons, Pernie Fallon, Guy Giersch, Renee Wrenwood, Alex Forbes, Sandy Forbes, Jim Phipps, JB Phipps, …

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Sona Know Open Studio May 10 in McKinney

Sona Knox, of Pink Cloud Pottery, is having an Open Studio this Friday night from 5-9 pm. Stop by and see her new studio at 1206 Greenville in McKinney. There will be refreshments available.

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Studio space for rent in downtown Mckinney

We’ve got a lovely 350 sq foot space ready for your studio in lovely historic downtown Mckinney. Second floor, lots of windows and light, en-suite (private bathroom) and lots of closets. Big enough to share – all utilities paid $700/per month. Other artists upstairs too so private and group art shows are available monthly or …

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Pamela Van Laanen: Transitions

The ‘VALA Gallery’ in the Cotton Mill of McKinney is pleased to present:

‘TRANSITIONS’ Art Exhibit A SOLO SHOW of artwork by Pamela Van Laanen

April 3 – May 19, 2019

reception April 12 6-8pm

At this free and open to the public event, explore the art of Pamela Van Laanen sharing her collection of …

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McKinney’s Arts in Bloom April 12 -14

Arts in Bloom 2019
April 12-14, 2019
Historic Downtown McKinney TX

2019 Festival Hours

  • Friday, April 12, 5 to 10 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 13, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 14, Noon to 5 p.m.

Produced and sponsored by McKinney Main Street in conjunction with the City of McKinney, Arts In Bloom takes place in Historic Downtown …

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UNIQUE BY NATURE Opening Awards Reception April 6

Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition and Exhibition
Opening Awards Reception April 6th, 7pm
McKinney Performing Arts Center
(Awards announced before 8pm, Ruschhaupt Hall)

This is a beautiful evening of art, open and free to the public.
The Purchase Prize will be announced, and will be added to the McKinney Performing Art Center’s permanent collection of art by contemporary Texas …

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Unique by Nature: Submissions due March 30

Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition and Exhibition
Opening Awards Reception April 6th, 7pm
McKinney Performing Arts Center
(Awards announced before 8pm, Ruschhaupt Hall)

This is a beautiful evening of art, open and free to the public.
The Purchase Prize will be announced, and will be added to the McKinney Performing Art Center’s permanent …

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RESILIENCE: VALA show opening March 7

Resilience : Strength, Healing and Overcoming Adversity

Join Us for the Opening Reception of ‘Resilience: Strength, Healing & Overcoming Adversity’ Art Exhibit at the VALA Gallery located inside the Cotton Mill of McKinney!

At this free and open to the public event, explore the art of 16 local artists all sharing their interpretations on …

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‘Unique By Nature’ Juried Art Competition & Exhibition – $8,500 in Prizes

‘Unique by Nature’ Juried Art Competition and Exhibition is hosted by McKinney Performing Arts Center (City of McKinney) with help from Arts and Music Guild volunteers. The event is sponsored in part by the McKinney Arts Commission and community leaders.

The Juried Art Show and Exhibition was created to build a public and permanent art …

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VALA: Resilience entries due Feb. 26

Resilience : Strength, Healing and Overcoming Adversity

This Exhibit will feature Artist’s interpretation of ‘Resilience’.

Deadline to enter: Feb. 26th 2019 at midnight
This is a Juried Art show. Submit entries here.

VISUAL ARTS LEAGUE OF ALLEN https://www.valatx.org
Contact: VALA.TEXAS@GMAIL.COM.

Artists will be contacted for Accepted Artwork by Mar 1st 2019

Art Drop : …

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Unique by Nature ‘Juried Art Competition/Exhibition’ call for entries

City of McKinney – Call for Artists ‘Juried Art Competition/Exhibition’ – $6,000 Purchase Prize

The City of McKinney and McKinney Performing Arts Center is currently seeking submissions to our 8th Annual ‘Unique by Nature’ Juried Art Competition and Exhibition. This event was created to build a public and permanent art collection for the McKinney Performing …

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Jo Moncrief Paint Pouring demo for Art Club of McKinney

The Art Club of McKinney meets the 2nd Thursday of month (August through May) at the Hub, 102 W. Lamar in McKinney. Meetings start at 9:30am.
http://www.theartclubmckinney.com/

Jo Moncrief will be the guest artist for the Feb. 14th meeting. She will demonstrate creating abstract art by pouring paint. For more about the artist, see her website …

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Grand Opening of “Feathered Friends” Art Exhibit

On February 7, 2019, from 7-10 PM, Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary invites you to join in a special evening celebrating the opening of our new exhibit, “Feathered Friends: 13 Texas Endangered and Threatened Birds.”

This exhibit features an artistic bird watch within the museum as these birds are represented by fourteen local …

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Opening the New Year at The Cove: Lor Clark & Collin County Students

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com

January 18-20:  Lor Clark:  The Third Dimension
January 25-27:  Youth, The Future of Art

Pause for a moment in The Alcove (at The Cove).  Share a conversation surrounded by the contemplative abstracts of Cindy Farrell, Jeni Tomlinson, Annie Royer, Jesus Moreno, Sam Rogers, Mercy Manning and Teresa …

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Art Show is Raising Awareness for the 1 in 5

This past December, a group of parents got together and made an invisible disability, visible.  North Texas Dyslexia held its first annual group dyslexia art show.  There was only one requirement.  All artist submitting their work had to have dyslexia.

Dyslexia is frustrating for both parents and children when in an educational setting.  So much …

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A Night of Artists and Chefs Jan. 30 – Feb. 3

A Night of Artists and Chefs

Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:00 pm – Sun Feb 3, 2019 10:00 pm

Gather – 207 E Virginia St, McKinney, TX
for tickets and information:
https://www.nightofartistsandchefs.com/

Join us at Gather in old town McKinney to enjoy a one-of-a-kind art and food experience as …

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McKinney’s Arts in Bloom 2019 applications due Dec. 12

Arts in Bloom 2019
SHOW DATES: April 12-14, 2019
Location: Historic Downtown McKinney TX

Application Deadline: 12/7/18 Midnight CST
Apply through Zapplication at https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=6922

Produced and sponsored by McKinney Main Street in conjunction with the City of McKinney, Arts In Bloom takes place in Historic Downtown McKinney and features 150 juried …

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‘Faces” of VALA Show Reception December 7th 6-8 PM

The ‘VALA Gallery’ in the Cotton Mill of McKinney Is pleased to present:
“FACES of VALA”

Show Opening Reception will be on Dec. 7th  6-8pm
Nov. 30th 2018 through Jan 6th 2019
Join us in celebrating our newest show highlighting VALA artists!

VALA Gallery at the Cotton Mill, McKinney

at the Historic Cotton …

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VALA presents FACES – opening reception Dec. 7 in McKinney

The ‘VALA Gallery’ in the Cotton Mill of McKinney Is pleased to present:

“FACES”
Nov. 28th 2018 through Jan 6th 2019

Gallery is open weekdays from 9am-5pm, and on Saturdays when no private events are happening. Visitors of the VALA Gallery will not be allowed in during Private Events at the Cotton Mill.

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Andrea Holmes: 100 Bird Painting Celebration Dec. 8

McKinney artist and “bird nerd”, Andrea Holmes has been painting our feathered friends for the past three years and has finally completed the series with 100 unique works of art.

Let’s celebrate with her as she hangs out at our place, does a little painting, and signs her original pieces . . . all …

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Day of the Dog: Sona Knox Oct. 26 & 27 at The COVE

Day of the Dog:  Sona Knox

Friday, October 26th 6-9 pm
Saturday, October 27th:  6-9 pm

Sona Knox is a painter and potter and will be exhibiting her work honoring her beloved pets, Daisy and Rocket, the original Art House Art Dogs. She has also created an altar celebrating All Saints Day and …

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VALAWEEN Art Show and Launch of the VALA Gallery

VALAWEEN: ‘Dark Art’ Show
 The Inaugural VALAWEEN 2018: Dark Art Show and Masquerade Party! 
& the launch of the Brand New VALA Gallery in the McKinney Cotton Mill!Come check out our 22 participating artists who are sharinations of Dark Art!

Show opens on October 20th  7-10pm
VALAWEEN Dark Art Show …

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Heard Art & Science Workshops: Stained Glass Jan. 26

January 26, 2019, 10AM-2PM
$65 non-members $60 Heard Museum members. All materials included. Pre-registration is required and registration closes Friday, January 18. Class size limited to 10. To register, go to http://www.heardmuseum.org/artscience

What do you do when your glass art meets up with the shipping company and turns into a bunch of different …

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Heard Art & Science Workshops: Nature Journaling Workshop

November 18, 2018, 1-3PM
$35 non-members $30 Heard Museum members. All supplies included. Class size limited to 20. Pre-registration required by November 11. To register, go to http://www.heardmuseum.org/artscience

Learn new ways of observing nature and take time out to truly see what is around you. Maribeth Jagger will demonstrate technique and guide participants …

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VALAWEEN Dart Art Show & Masquerade Party Oct. 20

VALA is hosting a VALAWEEN Masquerade Party & Dark Art Show!

October 20th from 7-10 PM

at the Historic Cotton Mill of McKinney, 610 Elm St. McKinney TX

VALA Artists will be displaying their interpretation of “Dark Art”

Food & Beverages will be served along with live entertainment! and a very special Silent …

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I am Woman – Oct. 6 artist reception for Missy Burton

You are cordially invited to the artist reception of Missy Burton featuring works from her newest series entitled I Am Woman. In this body of work, Burton explores the powerful complexity of the female essence using black & white photography and poetry.

FREE RECEPTION Sat., October 6, 2018  6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Exhibit …

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Oaxaca Fiesta Exhibit by Silky Hart Sept. 21 – 23 at the Cove

OAXACA FIESTA

Art Exhibition by Silky Hart

The magic of Oaxaca, Mexico is alive in this new painting series. Festive colors, women dancing with baskets and imaginary creatures are some of the impressions Silky artistically captures from a recent excursion to Oaxaca. Additional paintings and weavings by Cindy DeFoore will also be on display.

September …

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Meditations and Mice at The Cove! Teresa Krieger and Kim Guthrie

402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com
September 7-8:  Meditations: Artwork by Teresa Krieger
September 14-16:  Kim Guthrie Art Paper Mache Show
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Meditations:  Artwork by Teresa Krieger

Friday, September 7th, 6-9 pm
Saturday, September 8th, 5-9pm

Meditations is an exhibit of …

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Second Sunday Art Without Walls — paint plein air & call for art

Plein air artists and those who would like to try are welcome to paint, draw and create at historic Pecan Grove Cemetery using the art and scenery as inspiration, every second Sunday from 1 pm to 5 pm.  Located at 1701 S. McDonald, McKinney, Texas artists share in a time of creating and learning …

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The COVE: Donaldson’s Resins, Garland and Royer under East Asian Influences

Bradley Donaldson: Exploration of Resin Art

Friday 8/24 – 6 PM to 9PM
Saturday 8/25 – 3 PM to 9 PM

Bradley works with epoxy resins, a honey like clear polymer liquid mixed with all types of paint. Balancing chaos with control, Bradley creates abstract paintings and art furniture without fear of this …

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Richard McWhorter: ICONS August 17 & 18 at the COVE

August 17-18: Richard McWhorter: Icons
402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com

 

ICONS

Friday, August 17, 6 pm-9 pm
Saturday, August 18, 6 pm-9 pm
Light refreshments.

Richard McWhorter presents a collection of icons, portraits of cultural heroes and heroines as personifications of particular virtues or values. …

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Thought-Provoking Exhibits at The Cove – Muraguri and McWhorter

August 10-11:  Kanyi Muraguri:  Inside the American Postcard
August 17-18:  Richard McWhorter:  Icons
402 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
www.thecovemckinney.com

Kanyi Muraguri:  Inside the American Postcard

Friday, August 10, 6:30 pm-9 pm
Saturday, August 11, 6 pm-9 pm
Artist Talk at 7:30 pm both days.

Kanyi works both as his …

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Grow Your Creative Business – 4 Class Package

Save when you register for all four classes! Includes:

Product Photography, Saturday, August, 4th, 9 am – 12 PM

Create an Online Shop, Saturday, August, 11th, 9 am – 12 PM

Selling Your Work, Saturday, August, 18th, 9 am – 12 PM

Branding Workshop, Saturday, August, 25th, 9 am – 12 PM

https://www.aholmesartstudio.com/workshops

Bay …

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H.I.T. Show -art by Jeni Tomlinson and Cate Robbins August 3 & 4 at the COVE

H.I.T. Show- Hanging In There

Loose work on paper in watercolor, handmade papers, printmaking and multimedia

with artists Cate Robbins and Jeni Tomlinson of McKinney TX

showing at THE COVE- Artist’s Collective at 402 N. Tennessee St, McKinney TX. 75069

Friday August 3rd from 6 to 9 pm and Saturday August 4th from 3 …

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