Giddens Gallery December 3rd Event

Bring your family and friends out to Giddens Gallery this Saturday December 3rd. We will be open from 11AM – 8PM…just one minute walking distance from the Peace Plaza Ice Rink in Grapevine, TX! Adults and children will be helping us paint on a community painting.  Your’s and their artistic talent will add to this … Continue reading Giddens Gallery December 3rd Event

Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) DADA Holiday Party

Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) DADA Holiday Party Paragraph Text*: DECK THE HALLS WITH BOUGHS OF FOLLY - DA DA DA DA DA DA DA DA DA at the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) DADA Holiday Party! Wednesday December 7, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 … Continue reading Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) DADA Holiday Party

Marian Hirsch Pastel Workshop – Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

Reserve your seat for the VAST Pastel Workshop taught by Artist Marian Hirsch.Dates: Feb. 27th - March 1stTime: 9:00 am – 4:00 pmLocation: Patterson-Appleton Art Center400 E. Hickory, Denton 76201Fee: $235 (VAST Members)(Dues must be current)$270 (Non-Members)Deposit: $50Balance: Due by Jan. 20Use personal PayPal Account to remit to:VASTartstreasurer@gmail.com and designate as“Marian Hirsch Workshop”or mail check to VAST Arts … Continue reading Marian Hirsch Pastel Workshop – Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST)

The Forgotten 9 at Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Forgotten 9 - Gough Gallery I October 14 - December 17An exhibition of nine women instructors from the mid-20th century that help shape the arts program at Texas Woman’s University. Artists on display include Dorothy A. LaSelle, Mattie Lee Lacy, Marie Delleney, Mary Marshall, Carlotta Corpron, Edith Brisac, Coreen Spellman, Thetis Lemmon, and Majorie Baltzel. The … Continue reading The Forgotten 9 at Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Harlan Butt, Metalsmith and Enamelist Presentation at VAST Nov. 2

You are invited to join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) on Wednesday, November 2nd at 6:45 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center (400 E Hickory St, Denton, TX), for a presentation by Metalsmith and Enamelist Harlan Butt. Harlan has over 40 years of experience working in metal and enamel. He specializes in creating … Continue reading Harlan Butt, Metalsmith and Enamelist Presentation at VAST Nov. 2

Call for Entries – 33RD ANNUAL VAST MEMBER’S EXHIBITION

Call for Entries - 33RD ANNUAL Visual Arts Society of Texas Member's Exhibition Entries are due October 8thExhibition dates: November 26 – December 16, 2022Closing Reception December 16, 2:00 – 4:00 pm Prospectus on website: https://vastarts.org/33rd-annual-vast-members-exibition/ CATALOG Please email images of the work you are entering to vastmembersexhibition@gmail.com. Entries deadline October 8. Digital images must … Continue reading Call for Entries – 33RD ANNUAL VAST MEMBER’S EXHIBITION

Creating Functional and Decorative Gourds by Susan Cox

You are invited to join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) for a presentation by VAST's October Guest Artist Susan Cox on the art of creating functional and decorative gourds on Wednesday, October 5th at 6:45 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 East Hickory Street, Denton, Texas.   Susan is a nurse by … Continue reading Creating Functional and Decorative Gourds by Susan Cox

Walt Davis – VAST September 7th Guest Artist Presentation

Join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) for a painting presentation by Artist Walt Davis on Wednesday, September 7th at 6:45 pm at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center, 400 East Hickory Street, in Denton, Texas. Walt Davis, retired director of the Panhandle-Plains Museum in Texas, spent fifteen years creating wildlife dioramas for the Dallas Museum … Continue reading Walt Davis – VAST September 7th Guest Artist Presentation

Mirian Hirsch Pastel Workshop – Sponsored by VAST

Reserve your seat for the Mirian Hirsch Pastel Workshop sponsored by the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST). Dates: Feb. 27th - March 1stTime: 9:00 am – 4:00 pmLocation: Patterson-Appleton Art Center400 E. Hickory, Denton 76201   Cost: $235 (VAST Members)$270 (Non-Members)Deposit: $50Balance: Due by Jan. 20Use personal PayPal Account to remit to:VASTartstreasurer@gmail.com and designate … Continue reading Mirian Hirsch Pastel Workshop – Sponsored by VAST

Artist Enclave of Denton County – Artist Mixer Sept. 29th 6-8 pm

Artists Enclave of Denton County's membership meeting is at 797 Food Bar, 1431 E McKinney St #100, Denton, TX 76210, 6 to 8pm. Open to the public. Members are free, non members are $5. We will have drink specials, food, $2 off wine and beer. Come and mingle with other artists or come and meet … Continue reading Artist Enclave of Denton County – Artist Mixer Sept. 29th 6-8 pm

Materials Hard + Soft awards May 27 – Summer Exhibitions Reception

Greater Denton Arts Council 400 E. Hickory St. Denton, Texas 76201 | Website Summer Exhibitions Reception and  Materials Hard + Soft Awards Presentation Friday, May 27, 6 - 8 PM Celebrate the 35th Annual Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition and Francesca d'Atria-Romano's Rocks and Rugged Terrain. Enjoy art, refreshment, live music, and have the opportunity … Continue reading Materials Hard + Soft awards May 27 – Summer Exhibitions Reception

Micro-Grants for Denton County Artists

GDAC’S ARTIST MICRO-GRANT program will award individual artists of various disciplines up to $500 per grant to complete a creative project. Designed to encourage the many musicians, actors, poets, visual artists, actors, writers, and designers of our community, artists of all backgrounds and practices are encouraged to apply. Must be a resident of Denton County. … Continue reading Micro-Grants for Denton County Artists

Gail Cope Presentation on Artist Natalia Goncharova – VAST April 6th Meeting

Join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) on April 6. 2022 from 6:45 - 8:30 pm for a presentation on Artist Natalia Concharova by Gail Cope at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center (400 E Hickory St, Denton, Texas).   Gail and a group of other artists were wandering around the sites of Florence when they … Continue reading Gail Cope Presentation on Artist Natalia Goncharova – VAST April 6th Meeting

VAST March Guest Artist Presentation by Cecy Turner March 2

You are invited to join the Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST), for a presentation by Artist Cecy Turner on Wednesday, March 2nd at 6:00 pm, at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center (PAAC), 400 East Hickory St, Denton, TX. Cecy Turner is an award-winning artist and a Texas native. She graduated from Vanderbilt University and did … Continue reading VAST March Guest Artist Presentation by Cecy Turner March 2

Cecy Turner Watercolor Workshop March 1&2

Focusing on Landscape and Architecture Sponsored by Visual Art Society of Texas (VAST) Dates: March 1-2, 2022 Times: 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Patterson-Appleton Art Center, 400 E. Hickory, Denton, TX 76201 Cost: $175 (VAST members); $210 (Non-members) Contact: Jo Williams - Email: texjo@msn.com Description: Painting a landscape and a street scene/architecture in watercolor with … Continue reading Cecy Turner Watercolor Workshop March 1&2