Plano Art Association January 31st Meeting & upcoming activities

January Members' Meeting and Art Share Tuesday Evening, January 31, at 7:00Tuesday, January 31, our monthly members' meeting will feature an exciting Art Share hosted by John Van Ness. This is always an illuminating opportunity to share a piece of your artwork with fellow PAA members. It's a chance to invite input and share ideas … Continue reading Plano Art Association January 31st Meeting & upcoming activities

Winter/Spring One-on-One Portrait Painting Classes

Here’s your chance to get a good start on the new year to improve your portrait painting skills. Gene Dillard, proprietor of Legacy Portrait Painters and Rail Station Studios is now offering individual portrait painting classes at Rail Station Studios in the Arts District in Downtown Plano. http://www.railstationstudios.com Classes in portraiture are custom-designed to the … Continue reading Winter/Spring One-on-One Portrait Painting Classes

PLANO ART ASSOCIATION MEMBERS’ SHOW – Reception Dec. 10

Annual Plano Art Association Members’ Show is at ArtCentre of Plano Through January 21 The work of fifty local artists, members of Plano Art Association, will exhibit their work at the beautiful ArtCentre of Plano from December 3 through January 21. Visual art categories include Photography, 2–D (Painting and Drawing) and 3–D Dimensional pieces. An awards reception … Continue reading PLANO ART ASSOCIATION MEMBERS’ SHOW – Reception Dec. 10

SKYPONY GALLERY – “TIS THE SEASON” Party on Dec. 2

Friday, December 2, 2022, 6 pm – 8 pm LOCAL FINE ART, JEWELRY, SCULPTURE, COCKTAILS, LITE BITES, & LIVE MUSIC Come Meet the Artists! Dress Attire: Festive as you want to be!Original art, art prints, jewelry, sculpture, pottery, glass works, bead works, art soaps, gems, stones, incense, handmade clothing... Live Entertainment: Jerry Don Branch & … Continue reading SKYPONY GALLERY – “TIS THE SEASON” Party on Dec. 2

For the Love of Art – benefit sale for the ArtCentre of Plano ends Nov. 19

Last Call! It's your last chance to purchase outstanding art by noted North Texas artists who generously donated their artworks to the ArtCentre of Plano's fundraising event For the Love of Art. These paintings, pottery and fiber works would add immense beauty to your home or office or make a thoughtful and generous holiday gift. This opportunity … Continue reading For the Love of Art – benefit sale for the ArtCentre of Plano ends Nov. 19

SKYPONY GALLERY – Art Tribe Wingding

Don't forget this Friday, 10-28-22, 6-8 pm, at Skypony Gallery, Shops at Willow Bend, Plano, Texas! Come meet the artists, enjoy live music, lite bites, and an open bar! It will be Epic!Original paintings, giclee prints, sculpture, handmade jewelry, pottery, custom hats, handmade clothing, wood works, incense, rocks, precious stones, tarot reader, psychic readings, and … Continue reading SKYPONY GALLERY – Art Tribe Wingding

2022 Plano Art Association Global Reflections Show

Exhibit at Gallery@Courtyard through October 19Reception Tuesday, September 27, 7:00 – 8:30 pmThirty-nine PAA artists’ works are now on display in the Global Reflections Show for 2022. Juror, Jennifer Siebert, will award cash prizes to award-winning entries at the reception. Jennifer is Professor of Art at Collin College and a very insightful observer of fine … Continue reading 2022 Plano Art Association Global Reflections Show

Deepa Koshaley Exhibit at Collin College: A Journey to Ancient Hymns

Displayed together for the first time, A Journey to Ancient Hymns presents an exposé of two bodies of work by celebrated Dallas artist Deepa Koshaleycurated by Julie Shipp. Her collections Nature’s Essence and Ancient Hymns share themes of meditation, spirituality, and humanity’s relationship with our world. The exhibition A Journey to Ancient Hymns connects these … Continue reading Deepa Koshaley Exhibit at Collin College: A Journey to Ancient Hymns

59th Exhibition of the Southwestern Watercolor Society deadline June 30th

Apply through CaFE https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=10285 Fee: $40.00 (Entry Fee)Entry Deadline: 6/30/22 Southwestern Watercolor Society 59th Annual Member Exhibition, Dallas, Texas, September 5-October 1, 2022 at the Art Gallery Pure, 6121 W Park Blvd., B113, Plano, TX 75093 (The Shops at Willow Bend).  Entry Deadline is 11:59 pm CST, June 30, 2022.Juror of Selection and Awards – Ted Nuttall, … Continue reading 59th Exhibition of the Southwestern Watercolor Society deadline June 30th

Texas Sculpts Grand Opening Reception June 4th and More

The ArtCentre of Plano to Host Inaugural Exhibition of Texas SculptorsJune 4 - August 27 Save the DatesFriday, June 3, 6 - 8 p.m. - VIP Reception for Featured Sculptors and their Guests, Sponsors and ArtCentre Members (JOIN now!)Saturday, June 4, 2-4 p.m. - Public Opening Reception Wednesday, July 20, 12 noon - Lunch & LearnVisit the ArtCentre Website The … Continue reading Texas Sculpts Grand Opening Reception June 4th and More

Portrait Painting Classes

One-on-One Portrait Painting Classes Gene Dillard, proprietor of Legacy Portrait Painters and Rail Station Studios is now offering individual portrait painting classes at Rail Station Studios in the Arts District in Downtown Plano. Classes in portraiture are custom-designed to the skill level and special interest of each student. For this reason, the first session is … Continue reading Portrait Painting Classes

Successful Watercolors: Start with the Basics: May 14

The Southwestern Watercolor Society will continue its series of one-day classes on Saturday, May 14th with award-winning artist, Walt Davis. This one-day class is for beginners to watercolor painting or experienced artists who want to rediscover the basics. Walt’s focus on the unique qualities of watercolor will help you make the most of this medium … Continue reading Successful Watercolors: Start with the Basics: May 14

Artivity Central Summer Art Camps

The 2022 Summer Art Camp Registration is now OPEN! Artivity Central Art Studio, Plano, Texas Art Campers will be inspired by past and present artists and have the opportunity to create original artworks in a variety of mediums - drawing, painting, fiber arts, clay and found objects.  Each day, campers will learn new art techniques … Continue reading Artivity Central Summer Art Camps

Plano Art Association 2022 Members’ Show

Plano Art Association Members’ Show 2022 is Now Open to the Public at Gallery@Courtyard Plano Art Association’s annual Members’ Show is now on display at the Gallery@Courtyard in the Downtown Plano Arts District. (opening date Jan. 26) The public is welcome to come to view the work of 55 of Plano's top local artists. Their … Continue reading Plano Art Association 2022 Members’ Show

Looking for Signs – Artworks by Romulo Martinez

"Looking for Signs not only speaks of my moment and perception, it also extends to millions of stories and people, who like me, are in a constant search for signs and paths, full of uncertainty and successes, of the unknown and the known as well as emotion, anxiety, vision and non-vision..." Romulo Martinez The Art … Continue reading Looking for Signs – Artworks by Romulo Martinez