CLOSING RECEPTION for Joey Brock ‘In America’,

Joey Brock In AmericaOpening September 26CLOSING RECEPTIONSunday November 11-4 PMFree tickets required Get Tickets The substance of Joey Brock’s work is oriented around self-acceptance and self-love, something that had eluded the artist for many years while coming of age as gay in a small Texas town. Seeking to offer a voice to Americans who are not often … Continue reading CLOSING RECEPTION for Joey Brock ‘In America’,

Request for Qualifications: ORIGINAL ARTWORK FOR THE TEXAS MEDAL OF ARTS

SUMMARYThe Texas Cultural Trust (TXCT) invites artists and creative teams residing in Texas—as well as those who have previously lived and worked in Texas—to submit their qualifications for the development of a new Texas Medal of Arts. Applicants should submit their qualifications only, and not proposals. Once an artist or creative team is selected, they … Continue reading Request for Qualifications: ORIGINAL ARTWORK FOR THE TEXAS MEDAL OF ARTS

“It’s All in the Details: Tapping into Visceral Imagery” ONLINE with Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton

Learn how to move readers with the details.  In this course, with Houston's Poet Laureate Emeritus, you will practice honing in your ability to heighten your voice by curating new details. Whether poem or short story, the Devil is in the details. Learn how to write more engaging and emotional narratives and more moment capturing … Continue reading “It’s All in the Details: Tapping into Visceral Imagery” ONLINE with Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton

Grand Prairie Art Council’s 2020 Annual Juried Art Show & Sale

View the 2020 Juried Show & Art Sale Gallery at https://www.artsgp.org/jurie-art-show_Gallery.html#gallery 2020 Juried Art Award Winners Best of Show --  Portrait of an Aging Parent - Heidi Brueckner  Painting1st Place -- Texas Treasure - BARBARA HAGLE 2nd Place -- Jelly Fish - Steve Danner 3rd Place -- Medici Fountain - IOKKIT PANG watercolor1st Place -- Zambia … Continue reading Grand Prairie Art Council’s 2020 Annual Juried Art Show & Sale

Developing Your Abstract Style – Fridays In Nov.

Fridays – Nov. 6, 13, 20 & Dec. 4, 11 at 7 PM – 9 PM Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061Home of the Irving Art AssociationNote: Construction on Puritan Dr. is blocking routes from the west — see Directions for alternate routes throughout 2020-21. In this intermediate art … Continue reading Developing Your Abstract Style – Fridays In Nov.

“Caressing the Flame: Writing the Difficult” ONLINE with ire’ne lara silva

Learn strategies for writing about the hard stuff.  Whether we’re writing from personal experience or on behalf of our characters going through difficult life experiences, it can be challenging to write poetry or prose that is alive, present, authentic, and risky. In this workshop, we’ll be trying several different approaches to really enter those places … Continue reading “Caressing the Flame: Writing the Difficult” ONLINE with ire’ne lara silva

Mosaic Lazy Susan Workshop with Sheryl McBroom Nov. 7

Saturday, Nov., 7th : 10 AM – 6 PM Cost: $45 – REGISTER at https://irvingartassociation.org/mosaic-lazy-susan-workshop-with-sheryl-mcbroom-nov-7/ Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. Irving TX 75061Sponsored by the Irving Art AssociationNote: Construction on Puritan Dr. is blocking routes from the west — see Directions for alternate routes throughout 2020-21. This workshop covers creating mosaic … Continue reading Mosaic Lazy Susan Workshop with Sheryl McBroom Nov. 7

The Great Art Escape: Virtual Fundraiser Nov. 14 for ArtCentre of Plano

Only one week remains until bidding opens for the For the Love of Art: The Great Art Escape. In the meantime, you have a great opportunity to see how the art will look in your home or office. Does the color work? Is the size correct? Will it fit in your space? This is a … Continue reading The Great Art Escape: Virtual Fundraiser Nov. 14 for ArtCentre of Plano

Plano Art Association Online Meeting & Demo 10/27

Members’ Meeting and DemonstrationOctober 27 from 6:30 pm to 9 pm.Invite a fellow artist! This will be our brief monthly members meeting as well as a “free” viewing on Zoom, Facebook and YouTube of an exciting demonstration by Michael Holter, award-winning artist who works in watercolor and oil. We will start the meeting at 6:30 pm as … Continue reading Plano Art Association Online Meeting & Demo 10/27

Hughes Family Tribute Center: Día de los Muertos Celebración Nov. 2

 The Hughes Family Tribute Center will present its sixth Día de los Muertos Celebración on Monday, November 2 in Crown Hill Memorial Park. The cemetery, located in the Bachman Lake area, is traditionally visited by families on Dia de los Muertos. Because of Covid-19 safety precautions the event this year will feature only strolling performers including Tharpo … Continue reading Hughes Family Tribute Center: Día de los Muertos Celebración Nov. 2

How To Draw Real Hands/ Como Dibujar Manos Reales – Wednesdays in Nov.

Sponsored by the Irving Art AssociationJaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061Note: Construction on Puritan Dr. is blocking routes from the west — see Directions for alternate routes throughout 2020-21 On Wednesdays in November 04, 11, & 18 – 7 PM to 9 PM El Miércoles,  Noviembre 04, 11, & 18 – … Continue reading How To Draw Real Hands/ Como Dibujar Manos Reales – Wednesdays in Nov.

Pavo decorado con los Sagrados Alimentos. Decorated Turkey with the Sacred Food Seeds- Wednesdays in Nov.

Sponsored by the Irving Art AssociationJaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr., Irving TX 75061Note: Construction on Puritan Dr. is blocking routes from the west — see Directions for alternate routes throughout 2020-21 On Wednesdays in November 04, 11, & 18 – 7 PM to 9 PMPainting of a Turkey decorated with the Sacred Food … Continue reading Pavo decorado con los Sagrados Alimentos. Decorated Turkey with the Sacred Food Seeds- Wednesdays in Nov.

“Borrowing from Other Genres” ONLINE with Erika T. Wurth

What better way to hone your craft than to explore the best of other genres? http://www.writersleague.org/calendar/BorrowingOtherGenresWurth2020Whether you’re writing realism, literary fiction, science-fiction or fantasy, speculative or a thriller, it’s important to know how to imaginatively build the world your characters will inhabit. This class will teach you to take the best from each genre, and … Continue reading “Borrowing from Other Genres” ONLINE with Erika T. Wurth

Artist Network FREE Online Oil Brushstroke Workshop Oct. 27

New Live Stream Workshops are Open for Registration! FREE Paint Along Workshop Tuesday Oct. 27 at 1pm EST5 Essential Brushstrokes Techniques for Oil Painting Artists Network is excited to welcome Johannes to our YouTube channel every month for a FREE workshop! Johannes will offer you the best techniques to have in your toolbox to create … Continue reading Artist Network FREE Online Oil Brushstroke Workshop Oct. 27