Archive for March, 2018

April 21st Copic Cherry Blossoms Class with Laura Griffin in Irving

Registration is now open for the April 21st Copic Club class (to be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Jaycee Arts Center, 1975 Puritan in Irving, TX). Sponsored by the Irving Art Association.

I absolutely love this time of year when the trees begin to burst into flowers and the world turns green again.  To celebrate the arrival of Spring, we’ll be coloring these these... | Read More

Islam Through the Eyes of Art – Festival April 28

IQA Islamic Art Festival: Islam Through the Eyes of Art


DFW Muslim Artists will be hosting an Islamic Art Festival entitled Islam Through the Eyes of Art.

The event will be located at the Islamic Association of North Texas in Richardson on April 28, 2018 from 10am-6pm.

The event is FREE and admission is open to... | Read More

Elm Street Studio: Spring Classes | Workshops | CAMPS

CLASSES:   (See below for workshops and camps)

Children and Youth: Basic Drawing Drawing Fundamentals Digital Painting Cartooning 3D Animation Teen Drawing

Adults: Oil Painting Drawing Digital Krita 3D Animation

Get CLASS details here!

C A M P S:


Dinosaurs and Dragons Drawing Camp – June 4 – 7

Graphite Pencil... | Read More

Fort Works Art Spring Gallery Night

Spring Gallery Night

Reception March 24th, 12 – 9pm featuring three incredible exhibitions:

Out of Focus: Fabiola Valenzuela and Jesse Hernandez

My Eyes Are Up Here: Kate Stipp and Megan Van Groll

Adam Palmer: The Sentimental Circus

Exhibition runs March 21st through May 5th, 2018Out of Focus

Artists Jesse Sierra Hernandez and Fabiola Valenzuela will utilize Fort... | Read More

“The Ball” – Architectural Watercolor Night April 5

Try something different next Thursday night!

Grab a friend, your favorite drink, & learn watercolor basics!

In a casual, fun environment, architectural watercolorist Tauma Wiggins is teaching how to watercolor Dallas’ Reunion Tower, or “The Ball.”

It’s a relaxing and fun Thursday hang-out night, date-night, or just try- something... | Read More

Vermont Fall Foliage Art Trek with Scott Williams & Niki Gulley

New England Fall Foliage Art Trek

Final Signup Deadline 4/28/18

October 9 – 14 / 2018

Photography / Plein-Air Painting Workshop Taught by ~ Scott Williams & Niki Gulley ~

“Road Less Taken”

After people saw the images and paintings from last year’s fall adventure to New England, they told us that we had to teach a workshop there, so here you go!... | Read More

Clare Twomey steps out of the shadows at Welbeck

Artist Clare Twomey has given a modern twist to old technology to unite past, present and future in her new artwork. Her exhibition ‘Half in shadow: Half in light’ runs at The Harley Gallery on the Welbeck Estate from 24 March until 17 June and aims to shine a light on the people who live and work at the historic, ducal, Welbeck Estate. Twomey has used advanced digital production to... | Read More

Chatsworth opens following £33m restoration

With its gold leaf and pale yellow stonework glinting in the spring sunshine, Chatsworth reopens on 24 March 2018 following the biggest restoration and conservation of the house, garden and park since the 1820s. The 10-year long programme, costing more than £32m, sees Chatsworth restored to its full glory, inside and out. The Chatsworth Renewed exhibition, running between March and October,... | Read More

$6.6 million Zhang Daqian scroll painting leads the Chew Family Collection at Sotheby’s NY

Day four of Sotheby’s Asia Week sale series concluded tonight in New York with The Chew Family Collection of Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy totaling $13.3 million, doubling its high estimate of $6.6 million. The evening auction was led by Zhang Daqian’s Water and Sky Gazing After Rain in Splashed Color – a monumental scroll from 1968 making its auction debut – for which... | Read More

Exhibition brings to the forefront African Americans, Native Americans and Latino Americans

As the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery marks its 50th anniversary, it will not only honor the past with special exhibitions but also shape the museum’s next chapter. The first contemporary exhibition of the museum’s anniversary season, “UnSeen: Our Past in a New Light: Ken Gonzales-Day and Titus Kaphar” examines how people of color are missing in historical... | Read More
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