Tag: Richardson TX

RCAS’s 54th Regional Exhibition – now online

As of this writing the Eisemann Center has received no word from the City of Richardson cancelling the Exhibition and Reception. In such event, the RCAS Board has decided to treat the exhibition as an “On-Line” show. Our juror will select the winning entries from the images each of you submitted through CaFE and a …

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RCAS Meetings & Spring Show – change in plans

The Richardson Civic Art Society Monthly Meeting on March 17th did not take place due to the cancellation by the Richardson Public Library of all meetings. At that time, they were still allowing events like our show take-ins, exhibits and pick-ups to take place. However, today they have announced that the library will b closed …

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Richardson Cancels Spring Cottonwood Art Festival

RICHARDSON CANCELS SPRING COTTONWOOD ART FESTIVAL The City of Richardson today announced that the spring celebration of its semiannual Cottonwood Art Festival, scheduled for May 2-3, 2020, has been canceled. The cancellation is designed to protect the public’s health and safety, consistent with guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and other public health experts, …

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RCAS 54th Regional Juried Art Exhibition call for entries – deadline March 9

CALL FOR ENTRIES
Richardson Civic Art Society: 54th ANNUAL REGIONAL ART EXHIBITION & SALE
April 29, 2020 through May 25, 2020
Sunday, May 10, 2020 – 7:00 to 9:00 pm Awards Reception at Charles W. Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, TX 75082.

The 54th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition & Sale, to be held at …

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Art Critiques with Maureen Brouillette

Join me and other artists once a month for a critique of your recent work. There are many advantages to joining a critique group. You will be motivated to get at least one or two paintings done a month so that you will have something to show at the next critique. The more work you …

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Feb. 22nd at the Encaustic Center: Stencils / Collage, Workday time and / or Beginner workshop!

Saturday, February 22nd: Stencils / Collage, Workday time and / or Beginner workshop! Hi friends, a great workshop / workday coming up this Saturday at The Encaustic Center! Please let me know if you’d like to join in! Saturday, February 22nd: Full Beginner Workshop, Stencils and Collage workshop and / or Independent workday time …

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RCAS Spring Show 2020 – call for entries

This exhibit is open to RCAS members and non-members, age 18 and over. The location of the exhibit will be on the 3rd floor of the Richardson Public Library at 900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson, TX 75080. Deadline March 15,

This exhibit is limited to three entries per artist. Over $1,000 in prizes. CLICK HERE …

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RCAS meeting Feb 18: Cecy Turner Watercolor demo

Richardson Civic Art Society Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month – from September to May – in the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. (with the exception of the Holiday Party which will be held at the Huffhines Recreation Center) The meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.The business meeting is followed by …

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Resolution: Peace and Unity exhibition reception Jan. 19

Please Join Us
for the upcoming Show Reception
on
Sunday, January 19, 2020
3:30 – 5:30 pm
Presentations and Artist Awards:  3:50 – 5:00
Texas Jewish Arts Association and Texas Sculpture Association 
two art organizations coming together to promote
“Resolution:  Peace and Unity”Juried Exhibition
Celia Eberle, Juror

Show Runs:  January 2 – 26, 2020at
The Eisemann Center
Green Mezzanine Gallery
2351 Performance Drive
Richardson, TX  75082
Map
www.eisemanncenter.com
Eisemann Center: 972-744-4600

The Reception is free …

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Melinda Tidwell’s DYNAMIC DESIGN IN COLLAGE WITH BOOKS Apr. 17 – 19

Hi Friends, I’m Super thrilled to Announce;

Guest Artist Instructor Melinda Tidwell

DYNAMIC DESIGN IN COLLAGE WITH BOOKS

Friday, April 17th, Saturday, April 18th and Sunday, April 19th, 2020

The cost of the workshop is $775

Description: In this 3-day workshop, we seek to unravel the mysteries of great abstract composition using collage …

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Patrick Michael Reeves – Plein Air Oil Painting Class | Prairie Creek Park in Richardson Dec. 14

FINAL CLASS OF THE YEAR
LOCATION: PRAIRIE CREEK PARK IN RICHARDSON

PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING CLASSES
BY PATRICK MICHAEL REEVES
All Skill Levels Welcome

Accomplished impressionist painter, Patrick Michael Reeves, invites you to share in his vast knowledge and love of plein air painting with his new monthly classes offered in the Lake …

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Encaustic Monotype Painting with Elizabeth Schowachert, using her Handmade Silicone Tools

The Art of Tools with Elizabeth Schowachert

Friday, January 24th, Saturday, January 25th and Sunday, January 26th, 2020 -10am to 4pm each day

The workshop is $575 and includes MANY supplies

In this workshop Elizabeth will share her approach to image creation and print making (Encaustic monotype) on a HOTbox. …

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Encaustic Center – 10-year Anniversary and Upcoming Workshops

The Encaustic Center’s 10 year anniversary featured in IEA Magazine! AND links to many 2020 and 2021 guest artist workshops below!

In the article, I highlight many amazing guest artists who have been here to give workshops in their area of expertise. The feature starts on page 35 and I give a bit of background …

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RCAS meeting Nov. 19: Ted Clemens oil demo

Gulf Breeze, 12 x 12 oil on panel by Ted Clemens

The next meeting of the Richardson Civic Art Society (RCAS) is November 19, and the Demo Artist for November will be Ted Clemens, demonstrating his technique in oils. The Meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. Visitors are …

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RCAS’ Rosemary Cheney Show honors young artists in Richardson

Rosemary Cheney Show Dec. 2 thru Jan. 6 

The Rosemary Cheney Memorial Show is an art exhibit open to all elementary school students in the Richardson Independent School District. There are usually around 300 students who participate in this exhibit.  RCAS sponsors this event at the Richardson Public Library and provides each child with a …

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TJAA and TSA Juried Exhibition “Resolution: Peace and Unity” – call for entries

TJAA and TSA Juried Exhibition

January 1 – 26, 2020

Celia Eberle, Juror

two art organizations coming together to promote

“Resolution:  Peace and Unity”

at The Eisemann Center Green Mezzanine Gallery, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, TX  75082www.eisemanncenter.com972-744-4600

APPLICATION:  https://www.texasjewisharts.org/call-to-entry.html 

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission Deadline: December 3

Selection Notification: December 9

Load-in: December 30  (10am – 6pm)

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Oct. 25 openings at UTDallas’ SP/N Gallery

Alumni_2

Friday, October 25, 2019 – Saturday, November 23, 2019, SP/N Gallery, Free

Curated by Professor John Pomara, Alumni_2 will showcase the dynamic artworks of former students from our graduate programs over the past 15 years. Works will range from video, painting to digital imagery. 

Opening Reception: October 25, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

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Huffhines Art Trails in Richardson Oct. 19 & 20

Saturday, October 19, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, October 20, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Festival Entrance and Parking are FREE!http://huffhinesarttrails.com/

This year, the 43rd Huffhines Art Trails, will showcase the creative work of more than 130 artists and craftsmen providing you an extraordinary shopping experience. With a vast selection to choose from, Huffhines …

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RCAS Meeting Oct. 15: James Gilbreath Acrylic Demonstration

Next meeting of the Richardson Civic Art Society is October 15, and the Demo Artist for October will be James Gilbreath, demonstrating Acrylic. The Meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. For more about RCAS see http://www.richardson-arts.org/

James Gilbreath: Born and Raised in Texas, James’ love of art …

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RCAS Fall 2019 Membership Show

Cash and merchandise awards will be presented at the monthly membership meeting of the Richardson Civic Art Society on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 in the basement meeting room at the Richardson Library at 6:30 pm.

Prospectus on the RCAS website at: www.richardson-arts.org

The Membership Show will be on display October 5 – November 2, …

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Cottonwood Art Festival Oct. 5 & 6

Cottonwood Art Festival
Fall 2019
October 5-6, 2019

Location: Cottonwood Park. Richardson, Texas (South)
https://www.cottonwoodartfestival.com/

Now in it’s 50th year, Cottonwood features over 240 artists chosen to exhibit their museum-quality work from approximately 1,400 submissions.

Cottonwood Art Festival is located in Richardson, Texas, just seconds from Dallas, where artists exhibit their work among towering oaks …

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Chalk artists needed for Arts fest on Oct. 19

CHALK ART EXHIBIT

Location: The Chalk Art Exhibit will take place from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. Artists will be set up on the sidewalks in front of the Alamo Drafthouse, Half Price Books, and Archie’s Guitars in the Richardson Heights Shopping Center at
the SW corner of Beltline Rd. and 75 …

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RCAS 2019 Fall Membership Show call for entries

Entry Deadline: October 1, 2019

All current RCAS members may enter up to 3 works of art. You do not have to submit photos of your artwork Non-members may join prior to the show in order to participate .

Take-in will be on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 10:30-12:30 at the Richardson Library, Third Floor …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Annual Member Exhibition: Reception & Awards Sept. 22

The 82 watercolor and water media paintings that were accepted into the Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Annual Member Exhibition are now on display at the Eisemann Center in Richardson.

All members and their families and friends are invited to the Awards Reception on Sunday, September 22, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. At the reception, …

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September Workshops at the Encaustic Center

Updated: Check out the September mini and full one day workshops at The Encaustic Center including Monotypes, a Friday Vintage Ephemera workshop and our Textiles, Paper, Encaustic workshop!

Saturday, September 7th: Full Beginner Workshop, Monotype Workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison:

Saturday, September 7th 10:am to 3:00 pm – see …

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Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Member Exhibition

More than 80 watercolor and water media paintings will be on exhibit starting  Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the Eisemann Center in Richardson as part of the Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 56th Annual Member Exhibition. The exhibit will run through Saturday, Sept. 28, and is open to the public.

The exhibit will feature all types of …

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Huffhines Art Trails application deadline August 2nd

Huffhines Art Trails – October 19 & 20, 2019

Location:
Huffhines Park
Richardson, Texas (South)

Phone: 972-744-4584
Event Dates: 10/19/19 – 10/20/19
Application Deadline: 8/2/19 Midnight CST

Fee (Application Fee): $20.00

You can submit up to 2 applications for this show. https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=7522

Event Summary
You are invited to apply to exhibit your work at …

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Emily LaCour’s Fall & Spring Painting Classes at O’Keefe Studio

Artist, Emily LaCour, will be teaching regular painting classes starting this fall! Email us to reserve your spot in any of these painting classes!

In Emily’s classes, participants will learn the following:
* basic to advanced painting materials and techniques
* identifying colors in nature and mixing those colors on the palette
* how to find …

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Vintage Ephemera Workshop July 26 & more at the Encaustic Center

Friday, July 26th: Full Beginner Workshop, Vintage Ephemera workshop and Independent workday time with Deanna Wood: 1. Vintage Ephemera workshop noon to 4:00 pm $80

In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using vintage paper items to create beautifully layered compositions! ALL supplies included. We have plenty of images but you are welcome to bring laser …

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July at The Encaustic Center — Leigh Harrison

Saturday, July 13th: Full Beginner Workshop, Textiles, Paper and Encaustic Workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison:

1. Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop with Leigh Harrison: noon to 3:00 pm $60

Textiles, Paper and Encaustic workshop: In this specialty workshop, we’ll be using textiles and paper to create beautifully layered compositions! We’ll also be …

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2019 PAA 125 Show reception & awards July 13

View the exciting
125 Show 2019
at the Eisemann Center
through July 26.

Awards reception, Saturday,
July 13
at the Eisemann Center
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 

The 125 Show 2019 is a major juried exhibit of the work of artists living in communities within 125 miles of Plano. Judges selected the top 83 works for …

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Richardson Civic Art Society Summer Show & Sale deadline June 25th

Call for Entries….2019 Summer Show & Sale.

All current RCAS members may enter up to 5 works of art! You may join at time of entry. Entry is $1 per piece. The RCAS Summer Show and Sale is a non-juried show. You must enter online at http://www.richardson-arts.org no later than midnight on Tuesday, June 25, …

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June at The Encaustic Center

June at The Encaustic Center including a Friday Vintage Ephemera workshop and our Textiles, Paper, Encaustic workshops dates! Saturday, June 15th: Full Beginner workshop and Independent workday time with Leigh Harrison 1. Full Beginner / Introductory Workshop $120

In this Beginner / Introductory Workshop you will be learning a variety of techniques including how to …

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Art Exhibition by Una Scott Opens June 24th at Nebula Gallery (UTD)

Una Scott: The Odd Menagerie

June 24, 2019-July 19, 2019

Nebula Gallery, McDermott Library MC 3.504, The University of Texas at Dallas

A new exhibition by Una Scott begins June 24, 2019 at the Nebula Gallery, McDermott Library MC 3.504, The University of Texas at Dallas. A reception and artist talk will be …

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LADIES N ART SHOW call for artists

June 15th 4-9 PM

LADIES N ART SHOW is back with ☀️GALLERY 5 Sunset Art & Shopping Market ☀️at the aloftrichardson !!! This call is open to all creators and vendors. ⭐️There will be absolutely no cost to artist or guest, no tickets to sell, etc. Applications will be open TODAY 5/20 and will …

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