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Social Media for Artists, Makers, & Creatives

My name is Andrea Holmes, and I have been a part time artist for 5 years. Last year, in a series of events, I became a full time painter. In an effort to NEVER go back to working for anyone else I have gobbled up podcasts, blogs, books, magazines, you name it. I want …

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Family Program in Denton June 16

Every third Saturday of the month the Greater Denton Arts Council offers fun for the whole family! This month we’ll dive deep into the rural landscapes of Texas as we visit Jason Lee’s A Plain View exhibition to investigate the meaning and making of place.

Kids ages 6-12

10:30am-12:00pm
$5 per kid. Adults …

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Pop-Ep Exhibit – June 14 in Denton

Greater Denton Arts Council

400 E Hickory St, Denton TX, 76201

Thursday, June 14, 5PM – 9PM

Catch it while you can! For this weekend only, Dallas-based artist Danielle Georgiou will take over our Craft Studio with her never-before-seen environmental video sculpture, Delta. Combining multimedia components with extensive fabric work, Georgiou creates an entrancing …

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Dramatic Portraits in Colored Pencil

DRAMATIC PORTRAITS IN COLORED PENCIL WITH JESSE LANE:

Learn how to create a dramatic, realistic portrait in this intensive “Super Workshop” with award-winning artist Jesse Lane.

Jesse will share his signature portraiture style, including special tips for creating nuanced skin tones, compelling eyes and realistic hair.

Take your art to the next level as …

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Betty Carr Workshop at Shanley House Gallery | May 21-24

BETTY CARR WORKSHOP
Oil | Watercolor | Acrylic
May 21 – 24, 2018
$395 nonmembers ($375 LGAA members)

National artist Betty Carr, bettycarrfineart.com is coming to Granbury for a four-day oil | watercolor | acrylic workshop May 21 – 24, 2018 at the Shanley House Gallery. Betty is the author of instructional book …

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The Business of Art: Markets for Visual Artists April 1

Saturday, April 1  9:45 am – 1:30 pm

Learn about different markets for visual artists and makers. Guest speakers and panelists will include:

  • Courtney Crothers, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Donald Fowler, The Nasher Store
  • Gabriella Guajardo, Wisteria
  • Julie McCullough, Make + Made
  • Tessa Mugica, Wisteria
  • Chris Unruh, Makers Connect

Tickets will be …

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Oil Painting Workshop for Adults: “Let’s Paint Italy” right here in Texas!

Our 2 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

Workshop Dates: 1/27/2017 – 1/28/2017
Location: The Rec; Grapevine Texas; 9:30a.m.-4p.m.

I use the “Alla Prima” method of painting …

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Ed Kashi Near and Far Photography Workshop

Photographer Ed Kashi is a member of the highly respected VII Photo Agency and is known for his penetrating and insightful photography on social and political issues both domestic and international. He is equally renowned for his workshops, which challenge photographers at all skill levels to devote their time and talents to create compelling …

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Street Photography, Filmstyle workshop

Join Dallas-based photographer Alex Hakimi for a truly unique filmstyle photography workshop focused on creating compelling documentary and street images.

What is filmstyle shooting and how is it different from what you do every day with your digital camera?
Alex has used film as his primary medium for the past several years. He believes …

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COMICS: Comic Strip Creation Workshops Nov. 3

COMICS: COMIC STRIP CREATION WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 3rd 6-8pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

So you want to make comics? Thursday, November 10th you are invited to join curator and artist Josh Rose for a night of comic creation! Josh will start the night by delving into his …

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BODY FACTORY: Puppet Workshop Oct. 28

BODY FACTORY: PUPPET WORKSHOP 
Friday, October 28th, 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Do you remember those incredible dioramas and puppets that graced the Greater Denton Arts Council during Arts All Night? Friday, October 28th you are invited to spend the evening learning how to make a puppet …

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Portfolio Review for Photographers with Mary Virginia Swanson Nov. 12

Author, educator and mentor Mary Virginia Swanson is a leading voice in the photo industry today. She’s known for her compelling lectures, instructional workshops and insightful texts as well as her gift for motivating and inspiring photographers through group and …

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COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP Sept. 29

COSPLAY: HEADGEAR WORKSHOP
Thursday, September 29th 6-9pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Are you captivated by intricate cosplay regalia? Thursday, September 29th you are invited to get a glimpse into the amount of detail that goes into creating a cosplay ensemble. Lead by Denton artist, Regina Panzeca-Raifsnider, participants will …

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Natural Light Portraits Workshop Nov. 6

Photos of the people in our lives are often among our most prized and meaningful possessions. Portrait photography is a true art that memorializes the essence of a person in a moment of time.

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Beginner Darkroom Classes – October classes & November 13 workshop

Beginner Darkroom Classes

Photography can be so much more magical than pixels trapped behind a glass screen. Liberate your images into the real world! You’ll learn to process your own black and white …

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The Art and Business of Food Blogging Workshop Oct. 2

This unique workshop is for people who blog about food. Dallas Center for Photography has brought together three instructors who are experts in the art and business of blogging and who look forward to sharing their knowledge and insights with you.

Your very busy day will start with introductions followed by a presentation on …

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Shoot & Edit Workshop State Fair Edition Oct. 6

Dallas Center for Photography is headed to the State Fair of Texas! This is a half photo workshop/half Lightroom workshop led by DCP Director Peter Poulides.

Peter will work with the small group while we’re shooting in the morning at the Fair. He will answer any questions, help with settings and equipment issues, and …

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Natural Light Portraits Workshop Sept. 17

Dallas Center for Photography’s Natural Light Portraits workshop is for any photographer wanting to learn how to capture stunning portraits of people of any age. Whether you are a parent wanting to take better pictures of your own family and friends, a photographer looking to start your own portrait photography business or if you …

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Lightroom Evening Classes start Sept. 15

In the series of four classes you will learn how to set up Lightroom, import images and use the wealth of editing tools to improve your photos. You’ll understand how to use Lightroom’s ability to instantly find any photo in your collection based on keywords. You’ll also learn how to print, create web galleries …

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Introduction to Lighting Workshop Sept. 10 & 11

Dallas Center for Photography’s 2-day lighting workshop will help you increase the impact and production quality of your images whether you’re building a professional career in photography or just love to shoot recreationally.

We’ll start with an overview of the concepts and hardware of studio lighting. Over two days, together we’ll build and use …

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Oil Painting Workshop with Chris Brandley for Adults

This workshop takes place in the beautiful, historic town of Grapevine, Texas September 23 & 24, 2016.

Our 2 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

I use the …

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Oil Painting Workshop for Adults with Chris Brandley

This workshop takes place in the beautiful, historic town of Grapevine, Texas September 16 & 17, 2016.

Our 2 days together will include step by step demonstrations, one on one individual easel time, and fun exercises to learn how to loosen up and create bold, colorful paintings.

I use the …

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MacraME TIME: MACREMÉ WORKSHOP WITH CEREN LEE June 9

Thursday, June 9, 6-9 pm
$50 ($45 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Looking for a little “me” time? Join artist Ceren Lee to create beautiful macramé plant hangers. All supplies provided; BYOB welcome for participants over 21. Class size is limited; register by May 27 online at the link below.

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Free Workshop, Altered Book Painting Skills

Free workshop at Lochwood Branch Library
(3 miles north of the Dallas Arboretum.)

Last minute call for sign-ups: Attend an easy, fun and free workshop with Kim Worthington, accomplished East Dallas artist and teacher. This is a hands-on class.

Learn painting techniques for making altered books and art journals. All supplies are provided, including your …

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FBCAA Meeting Jan. 19 and Pastel Workshop

FBCAA January meeting

The Farmer’s Branch Carrollton Art Association will be having a meeting and pastel demo by Marie Maines on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at the Farmer’s Branch Senior Center, 14055 Dennis Lane, near Valwood.  The event begins at 9:30 a.m. and concludes around noon.  Guests and potential new members are welcome.

Ms. …

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Walt Davis Watercolor Workshop

Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 22-24

Our first RCAS-sponsored workshop is coming up soon, taught by award-winning artist Walt Davis.

Walt Davis is a signature member and past president of the Southwestern Watercolor Society. He began painting in watercolor over thirty years ago and has taught watercolor, figure drawing, and plein air sketching at …

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Doug Walton Acrylic Workshop

Doug Walton Acrylic Workshop

Sept. 28 – Oct. 2, 2015, $325

Take advantage to study with this popular acrylic master and learn his valuable acrylic techniques. Beginners and masters will love this workshop. Doug teaches realism along with abstract. Doug’s motto is “Learn to let go and get in touch with your true differences and …

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Pastel Workshop by Susan Ogilvie in October

Susan Ogilvie Pastel Workshop

Pastel Society of the Southwest will be hosting a pastel workshop with artist Susan Ogilvie on Oct. 5-7, 2015.  Susan has received numerous national awards and holds signature status with the Pastel Society of America.  She is a respected juror, accomplished painting instructor and popular guest speaker.  The workshop “Building …

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