ECAA Members Challenge: The Envelope Please

Registration is open through Oct. 25 for the 2022 Members' Art Competition and Show. REGISTRATION for Members Annual Show and Competition 2022 Tuesday, October 25 10 AM  is the absolute deadline to submit entries online for this show. You must bring in your artwork that day by 2 PM no exceptions. Heather needs time to … Continue reading ECAA Members Challenge: The Envelope Please

ECAA Octobers News – Meeting, Exhibits & more

The Ellis County Art Association, Inc., (ECAA) is a nonprofit art association located at 113 W. Franklin St., in Waxahachie, Texas. The space has both a classroom and meeting rooms space for business meetings and demonstrations for the public by guest artists.  The Association was also able to use a portion of this new space … Continue reading ECAA Octobers News – Meeting, Exhibits & more

On exhibit at Art on the Square: Plein Air Exhibit

The work of 26 artists is on display from May 1 through June 30 in the 2021 Annual Ellis Count Plein Air Paint Out Exhibit. The Art on the Square Fine Art Gallery is located at 113 W. FRANKLIN ST. in Waxahachie. For more about ECAA see GALLERY HOURS:12:00  - 4:00 pm TUESDAY  through FRIDAY  10:00  -  … Continue reading On exhibit at Art on the Square: Plein Air Exhibit

ECAA Meeting July 6

Ellis County Art Association (Waxahachie) will re-start our 1st Monday get-togethers ***MONDAY, JULY 6, 2020***DOORS OPEN AT 6:00 pm  PROGRAM BEGINS AT 6:30 PM ~ NO MINI SHOW ~  Everyone in attendance must wear a face covering (mask, bandana, etc).  If you forget to "mask up", we will have a limited number of masks on hand.  Wearing a mask … Continue reading ECAA Meeting July 6


CALL FOR ARTISTS!NEED A BREAK FROM "CABIN (covid19) FEVER"?GO OUT & PAINT! 15th  Annual PAINT  HISTORIC  WAXAHACHIE! PRE-PAINT April 18 – May 10, 2020 OFFICIAL PAINTING PERIOD MAY 16– MAY 23, 2020  UPDATED RULES & GUIDELINES as of 3/20/2020: REGISTRATION UPDATE: Effective immediately, the registration payment policy has been revised to give artists the option to: … Continue reading 15th ANNUAL PAINT HISTORIC WAXAHACHIE

Bev Boren art demo July 1st for ECAA

"Golden"  8x8 Oil ECAA meetings are held on the first Monday of each month, followed by an art demonstration. Visitors are welcome. 1 Jul 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM ART on the Square-113 W. Franklin St. Waxahachie Ellis County Art Association Guest artist: Bev Boren Bev Boren was born and raised in Texas … Continue reading Bev Boren art demo July 1st for ECAA

Awards Winners of 2019 Paint Historic Waxahachie

Congratulations to the Paint Historic Waxahachie winners!  Juror, Rusty Jones awarded the following artists: Best in Show:  Tammy Wascovich 1st Place:  Tina Bohlman 2nd Place: Olivette Hubler 3rd Place: Jinsheng Song 4th Place: Gail Greenoe Honorable Mention:  Steve Miller Honorable Mention: Kent Brewer Honorable Mention:  Doug Clark Honorable Mention Jenny Short Honorable Mention:  Linda Schindler … Continue reading Awards Winners of 2019 Paint Historic Waxahachie

Paint Historic Waxahachie call for plein air artists

CALL FOR PLEIN AIR PAINTERS! 14th ANNUAL PAINT HISTORIC WAXAHACHIE! ENTRY FEE:ECAA MEMBER: $50      *NON-MEMBER: $65 Easels in Ellis County:  Pre-Paint** April 13 - May 12** **PRE-PAINT opportunity: Registered artists are eligible to paint any day, anywhere in Ellis County, April 13  through May 12!    For your painting to qualify for awards, exhibition, & sale, your painting support … Continue reading Paint Historic Waxahachie call for plein air artists


2/25/2019 - 2/27/2019 The "practice" of Plein Air requires a balance of spontaneity and accuracy, Learn about choosing a subject, composition, values, color temperature, simplification, how to start and when to stop. Each day will include a demonstration followed by opportunities to create multiple paintings with frequent one-on-one instruction.  On site painting will be in & around picturesque … Continue reading KATHIE ODOM PLEIN AIR WORKSHOP