VALA’s Woman Life Freedom call for art

VALA Presents: 'Woman Life Freedom'  Pop-Up Art Exhibit Artwork for this show should express solidarity with the Women of Iran in their fight for Human Rights. Deadline to enter: Jan 21st 2023 Submit online https://form.jotform.com/223537150454149 Where: The Blue House Too Gallery  Limited Space: submitted entries will be accepted within space limitations. Display Begins: Feb 1st, 2023 All works of art must be original … Continue reading VALA’s Woman Life Freedom call for art

Crafts and Drafts 2022 Oct. 7 – 9 in Allen

Crafts and Drafts 2022 October 7-9, 2022 Join us for the Allen Arts Alliance's annual fall arts festival at Watters Creek in Allen, Texas!  Featured artists will be outside on Village Green Drive.  On Friday and Saturday, there will be even more artists in a special pop-up shop inside Blue House Too at 988 Village … Continue reading Crafts and Drafts 2022 Oct. 7 – 9 in Allen

2022 Allen Arts Festival May 13 -15

Friday - Sunday, May 13th through 15th Join us for the Allen Arts Festival May 13-15 presented by the Allen Arts Alliance. This annual festival features an outstanding group of juried artists, local and regional, showcasing original art in different media categories. Live music, children’s art activities, and much more will make this a fun event for the entire … Continue reading 2022 Allen Arts Festival May 13 -15

Allen Summer Art Camps for 2022

Allen Arts Alliance 2022 Summer Art Camps for kids…REGISTRATION is now OPEN! Registration Form HERE CAMP FEE: $150 per student for each camp Duration: Each camp is 4 days, and each daily session is 2.5 hrs long.   Fee includes ALL materials and snack and beverages. *All Art Class Instructors are professional Artists & Educators* (Background … Continue reading Allen Summer Art Camps for 2022

Resin Art Workshop By Christine Smith-Atkins – June 12th 2022

June 12th 2022 2-4pm (Sunday) To sign up go to https://www.valatx.org/tickets/bhtresinws2022 Where: Blue House Too Gallery /Artspace - 988 Village Green Dr. Allen TX 75013 In this workshop you will learn to combine pigments with Resin and pour onto a 16” x 16” Da Vinci Gesso 7/8 panel board to create a beautiful compelling piece of … Continue reading Resin Art Workshop By Christine Smith-Atkins – June 12th 2022

Fawley – King show opening Feb. 25th at Blue House Too Gallery

Artists Ty Fawley and Douglas King have teamed up for a two-man art exhibit running Feb 4th through February 25th at Blue House Too Gallery in Allen. The gallery is located 988 Village Green Drive in the Watters Creek Shopping Center at the southwest corner of US 75 and Bethany Drive (exit 33). An opening … Continue reading Fawley – King show opening Feb. 25th at Blue House Too Gallery

Southwestern Watercolor Society Exhibition opens Sept. 1 – Oct. 2 at the Blue House Too

Southwestern Watercolor Society Membership Exhibition runs September 1 through October 2. Awards Reception September 25th More than 80 watercolor and water media paintings will be featured at the Southwestern Watercolor Society’s 58th Annual Membership Exhibition at Blue House Too Gallery at Watters Creek. The free exhibit will open to the public on Wednesday, September 1 … Continue reading Southwestern Watercolor Society Exhibition opens Sept. 1 – Oct. 2 at the Blue House Too

Freedom of Speech – National Collegiate Exhibition

July 28th – August 28th at the Blue House Too Gallery in Allen, Texas, a national collegiate exhibition centered around the theme of free speech will feature compelling and thought-provoking works by university students from around the United States. Through 2D and 3D visual art and poetry the students explore an expansive array of themes … Continue reading Freedom of Speech – National Collegiate Exhibition

Oktoberfest Allen Arts Alliance 2021

Oktoberfest: Crafts and Drafts, organized by the Allen Arts Alliance is returning to Watter's Creek at Montgomery Farm in Allen, Texas!  Allen is a thriving community north of Dallas with a median household income of more than $100,000. The festival features an outstanding group of juried artists, local and regional, showcasing original art in different media categories. Live entertainment, children's … Continue reading Oktoberfest Allen Arts Alliance 2021

VALA Member Meetings are Back!! Topic: Photographing Your Artwork July 21

This meeting is FREE and open to VALA members and prospective members!  Location: 'Blue House Too' Gallery at 988 Village Green Dr. Allen, TX 75013Come and learn from professional Photographer Brad Sharp, who will demonstrate how to best photograph Artwork! Please RSVP below to let us know you're coming.   ff you're planning on having work included in the … Continue reading VALA Member Meetings are Back!! Topic: Photographing Your Artwork July 21

Workshops at the Blue Too Gallery – painting lilies & resin art

VALA has NEW  Workshops Available Beginning in April!!**All events  and workshops will be safely conducted adhering to social distancing protocols and masks when appropriate.  Details will be provided for each event. https://www.valatx.org/tickets/easterlily2021 - Register 'Easter Lily' Paint With Me! Workshop By Christine Smith-Atkins When: Sun. April 4th 2-4pm Where: Blue House Too Gallery / Artspace … Continue reading Workshops at the Blue Too Gallery – painting lilies & resin art