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Karen Foster Workshop: Paint Like Matisse – Nov 20

...paint like Matisse…
Join us on Monday Nov 20th for a very interesting, sure-fire way to loosen up. We are going to paint like Matisse by attaching a stick to the end of the paintbrush and standing back to paint. See supply list below.

NOV. 20, 2017
9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
$50.
INSTRUCTOR: Karen Foster
CALL THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY –
KAREN FOSTER at 817 312-3185
To Register for Class.
SUPPLIES:
Plastic table cloth or plastic to tape to floor
Small table / TV tray
#16, #18 or #20 round brush
Sample acrylic house paints
Blue painters tape
I will supply large index paper that you may use or you may use a large canvas 24”x24” or larger; or 1 or 2 full sheets of watercolor paper, gessoed.
Large bucket for water
Paper towels

FOR ADULTS AND TEENS – from beginners to practicing professionals, The Upstairs Gallery offers a wide selection of Art Classes and Workshops offering instruction in various mediums.
FALL ART CLASSES at Upstairs Art Gallery in Arlington

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Upstairs Gallery: 50th Anniv. Show Closes – Judy Gelfert Show Opens – Oct. 20th

On Friday, 20 October 2017
5:00 till 8:00 p.m.
Toast the 50th Anniversary of
The Upstairs Gallery
and enjoy an ongoing exhibition
of art from the gallery’s first half century
while celebrating the opening of
A New Show of Paintings by Judy Gelfert

Judy Gelfert’s oil paintings reflect her ever-enthusiastic attention to design and light in everyday scenes, landscapes, interiors, and figures.Whatever her subject, she aims to capture the essence of an image, leaving the details to the viewer’s imagination.
Judy is conducting a workshop on Oct. 21 and 22. She still has room for a few more students. Call the Gallery for details. 817.277.6961

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Upstairs Gallery Studio Student Show opens May 13

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THE STUDIO SHOW
BY STUDENTS OF THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY
MAY 13-27, 2017
OPENING RECEPTION FOR THE ARTISTS
SATURDAY, MAY 13
2 PM – 5 PM
The Upstairs Gallery is pleased to feature new work from adults and children who have taken art classes at
The Upstairs Gallery.
To submit student work for the show,
please download the application form at:THE STUDIO SHOW APPLICATION

STUDENT SHOW – MAY 13 – 27, 2017
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The main purpose of this show and sale is to thank our students and teachers for supporting the gallery and to share their beautiful artworks with the community.
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ART CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS AND TEENS – from beginners to practicing professionals, The Upstairs Gallery offers a wide selection of Art Classes and Workshops offering instruction in various mediums.

 

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The Upstairs Gallery
1038 West Abram, Arlington, TX 76013817.277.6961
 

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Doug Walton New Year’s Workshop – Jan 2017

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DOUG WALTON NEW YEAR’S ENCOUNTER 2017

DATE: Fri-Sun, Jan. 6, 7, & 8, 2017

TIME: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
FEE: $165 for three days or $60 per day.
A $50 deposit will hold your place
T’was the week after New Years
And all through the space
They were painting, creating – 
a smile on each face!

The students assembled
their colors with care
Expecting Doug Walton
Soon would be there!

Come Carol, and Lisa,
Come Jenny and Sue
Now Sarah, and Laura,
and Constance and Drew!

From the tips of our brushes
to the depths of our heart
At The Upstairs Gallery
We live for our art!


 

Doug Walton Spring-Break Encounter

DOUG WALTON SPRING-BREAK ENCOUNTER 2017 FIVE-DAY SESSION:
Fri–Tue. March 10-14, 2017
TIME: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
FEE: $275 for five days or $60 per day for fewer than three days. A $50 deposit will hold your place.

GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR ART CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE FOR ANY OF OUR ADULT OR KIDS CLASSES.   From beginners to practicing professionals, The Upstairs Gallery offers a wide selection of Art Classes and Workshops offering instruction in various mediums.

The Upstairs Gallery
1038 West Abram, Arlington, TX 76013 817.277.6961

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Sandra Grimland & Friends…abstracts opens Nov. 5 at the Upstairs Gallery

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dynamic, and carefully considered abstracts
by
Sandra Grimland  & Friends
Laura Badonski
Donna Bertram
Pepper Crary
Anne Murray
Peggy Martin
Reception for the Artists
Nov. 5, 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
The show continues till Nov. 26
Sandra Grimland is a well known –
award winning artist – and she is more….
she is a teacher….
For this show, Sandra invited her
“friends” – her fellow artists and students –
to display their recent works.
Sandra brings unique instruction methods
to her classes and introduces her students
to abstract art.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Upstairs Gallery
1038 West Abram, Arlington, TX 76013 817.277.6961
www.upstairsartgallery.com

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Painting with Powdered Charcoal & Acrylic Workshop with Judy Mason Oct. 1

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The Upstairs Gallery in Arlington has asked me to do the charcoal/ acrylic workshop.It is a lot of fun and there is multiple ways to use charcoal.  We will stamp with it and paint with it to get a variety of
affects.
Call JT at 817-277-6961 to sign up.
PAINTING WITH POWDERED CHARCOAL & ACRYLICS
Learn a different approach to drawing and painting.  After applying the  charcoal to canvas or paper, you can then draw with water or pencils
or brushes to create exciting and unusual effect.  Bring your own drawings to incorporate into your paintings.  The charcoal will be provided.
October 1  Saturday
10 a.m. till 4 p.m.
Fee:  $50
Supplies:  Exacto knife, several canvases, boards, 20×24 or smaller, w/c paper (gesso) acrylics,metallics,brushes(flat 2″ and small round)
scissors,Krylon workable fixatif spray,mask and goggles for charcoal and  spray,plastic gloves, paper towels,drawing pencils (2b for shading)
and drawings you will use, sheets of craft foam)white) any size.
We will have many different starts so bring plenty of things to paint
on.  You can bring old paintings and stamp the charcoal images
over them.
Attached are some paintings I have finished using this method.
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Swift Meat Packing Plant 36×24 acrylic/charcoal

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Upstairs Gallery Summer Sale, Summer Classes & Workshops & More

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Summer Sale begins Sat. July 30

June Whitacre is “cleaning out her studio” and bringing pottery and ceramics to The Upstairs Gallery for a special sale. Prices drasticlly reduced.

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Attic SaleJuly 30  The Gallery will be reducing prices on selected art pieces including unframed Vern Johnson oil paintings and other attic treasures.

Oil Painting Workshop – Aug. 4-5

Join this popular class with Judy Gelfert and learn new techinues of painting with oil and acrilic paints.

 

 

 

 


 

Gallery Schedule – The Upstairs Gallery will be closed Aug. 8-13.
(Classes will contiune as scheduled)


Current Gallery Feature –

“PEEK” 
A New Look At Lighted Sculpture
BY CHRIS CUNNINGHAM

SUMMER ART CLASSES

JIM EVANS – WATERCOLOR

Tues. – Drawing Class with
CAROLYN JEHRING
Tues. – Beginner Watercolor with
SAM HOPKINS
Wed. – Watercolor with
JIM EVANS
Wed. – Pre-Teen Art Class with
CAROLYN JEHRING
Wed. – Eve. Mixed Media Class with
CAROLYN JEHRING
Thur. – Children’s art classes will resume – Sept 2 with SAM HOPKINS

ART CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS AND TEENS – for beginners to practicing professionals, The Upstairs Gallery offers a wide selection of Art Classes and Workshops offering instruction in various mediums.

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The Upstairs Gallery
1038 West Abram, Arlington, TX 76013 817.277.6961
 

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Judy Gelfert Oil Painting Workshop August 4 & 5

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2-DAY OIL PAINTING WORKSHOP

Location: Upstairs Gallery, Arlington, TX
Address:
1038 West Abram Street
Arlington, Texas 76013

Country: United States

Thursday and Friday, August 4-5, 2016

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To register, please contact J.T. Martin at:
Upstairs Gallery

 

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Doug Walton reception & talk Oct. 17 at Upstairs Gallery

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Gallery Night continues at Upstairs Gallery – featuring a show by
Doug Walton…
The Upstairs Gallery is pleased to invite you to attend an Artist Reception for Doug Walton on Saturday, Oct. 17 from 5pm8pm. http://upstairsartgallery.com
Doug’s drawings, photographs and paintings, inspired by his experience in Nepal during a devastating earthquake, will be on display. Doug will speak during the reception and tell us more about this earth-shaking experience.
Other works from our Gallery Artists are also featured.

       

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FALL ART CLASSES

Gift certificates are available year-round for all of our classes

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Create Arlington Pop Up Art and Music Show Sept. 12

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Artists Wanted. Create Arlington (CA) was formed to develop a creative economy in Arlington, Texas. We envision places/neighborhoods where creatives can live, work and create in the Agg. CA provides opportunities for local creatives to network, eat, plan for and participate in local arts related events. CA meets this Wed at Upstairs Gallery, 7 pm, for their monthly planning meeting, that includes great food and adult beverages.

Create Arlington’s next Pop Up Art Show, is on Sept 12. We have a few spaces left for artists. Fee is $20 and you keep 100% of your sales. We have live music all day by local musicians as well. Event is from 12pm – 7pm. Check event link for more info.https://www.facebook.com/events/1618978425052067/

Held at the Upstairs Gallery, 1038 W. Abram St, Arlington TX 76018.

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