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Tactile: Designed to be Perceived by Touch

“Tactile: Designed to be Perceived by Touch. All the artwork is intended to be touched or gently handled. Featuring Ramon Broadbent, Rachel Eastman, Terry Horn, Caitlin Young, Franklin Countryman, Matt Sacks, Linda Little. Live music by Goisagi Daiko, Darrin Kobetich, Kavan Ingram.

Saturday, May 18th 7-11pm

Grackle Art Gallery, 4621 El Campo, FW. Free. 817-615-0681.

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Dailies; 365 Days of Art and Music Collaboration by Linda Little and Kävin

DAILIES 

Sat., April 20th

Grackle Art Gallery, Fort Worth

Kävin and I together… a year of every day making an expression of our lives.
Daily I tried to open my mind’s eye for inspiration and look for the extraordinary in the everyday.

Most of these pieces have memories of what the day presented to me. Some …

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Gala-Ry Night – Group Show March 30

Group Show featuring Landon Shepherd, Trista Morris, JoeArt LaBerge, Rachel Eastman, Nick Petta, Tammy Bond, Ruben Salazar, Terry Horn, Cynthia Roberts, Matt Sacks. Live music by Simone Nicole, Strung, Drawn and Quartered and Maestro Maya.

Sat Mar 30th 7-11pm.

Grackle Art Gallery,4621 El Campo, FW. Free.

Submitted by Grackle Art Gallery. Email: grackleartgallery@gmail.com

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Mario A Robinson Portrait Painting Watercolor Workshop

This workshop will focus on painting the figure in watercolor. The live model will maintain the same pose for the duration of the workshop. Students will execute a detailed drawing of the model and learn how to employ a monochromatic block-in to properly identify the values of the subject. The class will culminate with …

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Sparks Studio workshops: Monday Night Painting, Enameling & Leather Journals

Monday Night Painting, All Media with Barbara McFarland – Monday Nights  –  6:30pm to 8:30pm

Barbara teaches watercolor, oils, acrylics, pastels, and mixed media at Sparks Studio Art. Her Monday night venue is an on-going painting class every week.  All painting and drawing mediums are welcome.  Work on your own individual projects in the …

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Like Chasing Shadows – Group Show

Grackle Art Gallery – Like Chasing Shadows, Group Show featuring Brian Harshaw, Landon Shepherd, Jonathan Johnson, Suzanne Perez, Karen Ferguson, Robert Flores, Trista Morris, JoeArt LaBerge, Rachel Eastman, Nick Petta, Stephanie Hazelhurst, Linda Little. Live music by Matthew Broyles, Ivan Dillard and Itchy Rich.   Saturday, March 9th 7-11pm. 4621 El Campo, FW. Free.

817-615-0681.  …

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Frisco Fine Art presents “Rock Stars: The Rise to Greatness” March 9

Please join us on Saturday, March 9, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., when we will shine the spotlight on the work of extraordinary up-and-coming local artists Jessica Medina, Courtney Peace, Deborah Hartigan-Viestenz and Marthalee. The celebration will include live music, light bites and elegant wines from Wine Ambassador.

Mexico native and contemporary abstract artist Jessica …

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Fresh Expressions: Eyes, Ears, and Tacos

Fresh Expressions: Eyes, Ears, and Tacos – a group show featuring Rebecca Winters, Heather Bird, Ray Broadbent, Robert Flores, Brian Harshaw, Aaron Hutchinson, JoeArt LaBerge, Mike Montgomery (Mike Morph’d Mohawk), Trista Morris (Art of Trista Studios), Landon Shepherd. Live music by Matthew Broyles, Ryker Hall and Orthodox Fuzz.

Sat Feb 9th 7-11pm.
Grackle Art …

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“Tactile= Designed to be perceived by touch” call for art

Tactile= designed to be perceived by touch

Call for entries. A group show featuring art by the sighted and non-sighted where the art is intended to be touched or gently handled. 2D, 3D and installations will be accepted.

The show will be Saturday, May 18th at The Grackle Art Gallery, 4621 El Campo Ave. The …

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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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“Group – 14 Artists” Nov. 17 at Grackle Art

Grackle Art Gallery – “Group 14” , featuring Heather Bird, Michelle Ben Shalom, Ann Gilloon, Aaron Hutchinson, Jarrel Sustaita, JoeArt LaBerge, Eddie Brassart, Rachel Eastman, Steve Ben Shalom, Adam Werner, Rachel Parnell, Urban Castro and Danny Haslett. Live music by A Michael E, Gabriel Davis, Big Heaven.

Sat Nov 17th 7-11pm. Grackle Art …

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Celebrate the Arts Festival Nov. 3 in Cleburne

Saturday, November 3, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Demonstrations and Artwork for For Sale by
Members of Cleburne Friends of the Cultural Arts in the Gym.

Watch painters, carvers and more in a fun atmosphere.
Bring the kids, grandparents and friends.
Purchase unique Christmas gifts or artwork …

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2018 Interpretive Show opens Oct. 5 in Cleburne

Tuesdays – Saturdays, October 5 – November 9, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

JN Long Cultural Arts Complex presents

the 2018 Interpretative Art Show

Featuring Photos by Cleburne Camera Club

With Artistic  Interpretation by Johnson County Art Guild

Accompanied by Poems and …

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MAPPING IT OUT- OCT6 & 7, 2018

with Robert Saslow

Oct. 6 & 7, 2018  9:30am – 4:30pm
Stacy Furniture • 1900 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051

Maps are more than guides on “how to get there”. They can be graphic representations of worlds real or imaginary, records of places we have explored or would like to discover, or charts …

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SKETCHBOOK JOURNALING- 4 MODULES, 4 DAYS; SEPT 27 – 30, 2018

TAKE ANY ONE OR COMBINATION!

Develop your sketchbook/journaling practice, habits and skills.
Take your sketchbook with you everywhere, capture your savored
moments in pictures and words, and have fun!

Module 1/Day 1 Thursday, 27 SEPT. SKETCHING as a Craft
Module 2/Day 2 Friday, 28 SEPT.  LIGHT, COLOR & SHADOW
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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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Fall 2018 Art Classes at The Artists Showplace Gallery

Check out our diverse lineup of fall classes! We offer four-week sessions as well as one-day mini workshops, for students of all levels. For details or to register, visit www.theartistsshowplace.com or call the gallery at 972-233-1223. We are located at 15615 Coit Road, Suite 230, Dallas 75248, at the southwest corner of Coit and …

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Summer Art Festival at The Artists Showplace Gallery on August 25

Come cool off at The Artists Showplace Gallery’s second annual indoor Summer Art Festival on Saturday, August 25, from noon to 5:00 p.m. This fun-filled day for the whole family will feature light bites, frozen margaritas, live music, and live art demonstrations by 10+ featured artists. The festival will also feature an informative art …

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Photographing 2D Artwork Workshop Sept. 23

If you’re an artist you know how important it is to get excellent, accurate photos of your finished pieces before they leave your studio. At the least, you want a record of your work and a way to include sold pieces in your portfolio. Or maybe you’d like to print cards or reproductions of …

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Studio Art House: Fall Classes Start August 13th!

Fall Classes starting August 13th!

Studio Art House is dedicated to providing quality art education for all ages. Through a personalized teaching format, students have the opportunity to express creative ideas in combination with learning from a structured curriculum.

Studio Art House students learn by creating original works of art. Instructors strive to inspire creative expression …

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Landscapes Inspired by Art History by Don Matheson

July 6 – July 27, 2018

Reception: July 6, 2018; 6 – 9pm

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

http://www.fwcac.com/?exhibition_detail/5754

For many years, Don’s art slowly developed through total abstraction and variations of the styles of certain abstract expressionist artists. As a matter of chance, one of these works reminded him of an important …

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Buffer Zone by Madeline Irvine reception July 6

July 6 – July 27, 2018 

Reception: July 6, 2018; 6 – 9pm

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

http://www.fwcac.com/?exhibition_detail/5753

Madeline concentrates on the beauty of the natural world. Across the globe, nature is endangered on many levels.  There is a very real possibility that much of the natural world will disappear within our …

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Simpatia Sin Compasion: An art exhibition by Bernardo Vallarino

July 6 – July 27, 2018

Reception: July 6, 2018; 6 – 9pm

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Summary: “Simpatia sin Compasión” by Colombian-American mix media sculptor and installation artist Bernardo Vallarino is a brand new body of work of stamped words, symbols and phrases exploring formal qualities of multiplicity paired-up with …

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2018 McKinney Art Studio Tour planned for November

McKinney Art Studio Tour (MAST)

http://mckinneyartstudiotour.com/

November 10-11, 2018

Saturday Nov 10, 10:00 – 6:00

Sunday Nov 11, 12:00 – 5:00

Once a year McKinney artists invite YOU into their creative spaces!
MAST is a rare opportunity to see an artist at work, to better understand the creative process.

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31st annual Northern National Art Competition

Juried national art competition open to artists 18 and older anywhere in the U.S.. Work may be in any medium as long as we can mount it on the wall.

More than $8,500 in prize money including three $1,000 Awards of Excellence and several $500 Special Merit Awards. Entry fee is $35. Our judge this …

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Lucky 13th Annual TAC Juried Exhibit deadline extended

Only TAC members with active accounts may submit up to 3 artworks open to all disciplines with no theme. All mediums accepted including oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, prints, drawings, mixed media, sculpture, video, installation, photography, and digital art with no size restriction. This year is juried by Lauren Childs, and the grand prize winner …

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The Dallas Pancakes & Booze Art Show June 30 in Deep Ellum

The Pancakes & Booze Art Show provides art lovers an opportunity to explore more than 450 pieces of artwork created by some 75+ artists local to Dallas’ unparalleled art scene.  Alongside viewing an immense variety of pop art, fine art, and photography; show goers can sip on some of the dankest craft beer or …

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Rhapsody: A Fusion of Fashion and Art May 19 at Artists Showplace

For the first time ever, The Artists Showplace Gallery is bringing art and fashion together for a one-night, exclusive event on Saturday, May 19, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Join us at 6:00 for wine and hors d’oeuvres, followed by a runway show at 7:30.

Guest fashion designer Danh Ta will present his latest …

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New Sessions of Drawing Fundamentals and Still-Life Painting at The Craft Guild

New section of drawing fundamentals and introduction to still-life painting starting at the Craft Guild of Dallas on Monday, May 14th. Will be focusing on mark-making, gesture, proportion, shape accuracy, understanding values, constructing geometric solids and long drawing exercises.

Mondays, 1:30 – 4:30, Drawing Fundamentals, $200 (8 weeks)

Mondays, 6-9, Introduction to Still Life, $200 (8 …

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Bring It! An all-inclusive, impromptu group show: May 12 at the Grackle

Featuring the amazing photography of Dallas-based drummer/musician/ artist Gerard Bendiks in the main gallery.
Open to anyone. Bring up to two works*
on Saturday, May 12th starting at 6pm.
Live music, live art making, metal forging, outside installations, poetry and more.
We are itching to see what you will …

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GIRLS AND GUISE by Lisa Krannichfeld

Fort Worth Community Arts Center is proud to present, Solo Show [Down]; Best in Show winner: GIRLS AND GUISE by Lisa Krannichfeld.

The opening reception will be May 5, 2018; 6 – 8pm at Fort Worth Community Arts Center’s satellite gallery at ART7 Gallery located at 2831 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107. The …

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Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party May 6

Mother’s Day Paint & Plant Party

Looking for a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day gift? Join local artist, Rachel Milliken, as she guides you through designing and painting your own, unique concrete planter. Wrap up your unique creation for Mom or give her the gift of a fun experience when you sign up together. You’ll start …

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Artists for Animals presents 7th Annual Concert for Kindness March 11

45 DFW Artists Come Together to Benefit Operation Kindness

Concert for Kindness to be held March 11

Who:

Artists for Animals and Operation Kindness

Artists for Animals – Dallas-based nonprofit that brings artists, musicians, writers and animal lovers together to support North Texas animal rescue charities

Operation Kindness – North …

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[Art Exhibition] Aún Recordamos Aquel Hogar (We Still Remember What Once Was Home)

Art Room Presents “Aún Recordamos Aquel Hogar” (We Still Remember What Once Was Home)

March 2 – March 28, 2018

Reception: March 24, 2018; 6 – 9pm

An investigation into the use of place as a character in visual narrative, through the artwork of five contemporary LatinX artists, featuring Albert Alvarez, Fernando Andrade, Ruth Buentello, Joe De …

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Centering Abstraction: Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg, Adam Palmer – Reception Feb. 25

Centering Abstraction

Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg, Adam Palmer

Gallery 414 and guest curator Barbara Koerble present Centering Abstraction featuring metroplex artists Lael Burns, Sophia Ceballos, Gwen Meharg and Adam Palmer. Centering Abstraction will close on February 25 with a reception from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm. At 2:00 pm, there will be a panel …

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