CAC invites artists to submit proposals for “ground·swell”, a public/private art partnership with The Cedars Social and its new container bar, The Cedars Backyard that will conclude in a site specific mural (facing the Dallas Police Department Headquarters) at the location. CAC members are invited to submit up to three total color renderings encompassing the artist’s interpretation of the aforementioned theme. The deadline for submission is March 3, 2017. Click HERE to download the application.
PRACTICE: Mosaic Community Exhibition This exhibition features mosaic work by CAC teaching artists and students. Over 100 Artist Trading Card mosaics will be on display. Come and see! The exhibition is on view February 16th - April 7th with a potluck dinner on opening night from 6 to 8:30pm. Click HERE for more information.
Look for CAC at NorthPark Sat, Feb 11 from 1 to 4pm for ArtRocks. We will be offering several drop-in art activities in celebration of Keith Haring and Valentine's Day along with KidArt and Sour Grapes.
Center Yourself at CAC! Online registration is now open...the second spring session begin March 27. Click HERE to register. We welcome the following new teaching artists in 2017: Anne Cameron (Weaving); Kris Hundt (Digital Photography); Chuck McCarter (Painting); Donna Safaris (Fused Glass); Jessica Ronci (Fabric)!
Too busy to take a weekly class? Consider one of our Feb workshops to get your hands dirty: Building Your Creative Confidence (Sat, Feb 11); Discover the Monotype, Indigo Dye 101 or Fold Formed Earrings (Sun, Feb 12); Encaustic: Monotypes (Sat, Feb 18); Traditional Watercolor (Sun, Feb 19); Working with Nuno Prefelts (Sat, Feb 25); and Digital Printing on Clay (Sun, Feb 26). Click HERE to register.
Unseenamerica is currently underway with 10 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students from nearby Bayles Elementary studying digital photography. Watch for a culminating show in the spring of their work!
Thanks to all of you who supported our 2016 Blue Plate Special fundraiser! More than 200 people attended this exciting evening, the signature fundraising event of our 50th Anniversary. Thank you to all of our terrific SPONSORS and SILENT AUCTION donors. A special thanks to the amazing ARTISTS who donated their talents to BPS - we could not have done it without you! Watch for details on the 2018 event soon.