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The Irving Art Association is open again — in limited fashion.

Gallery viewing, classes & workshops are conducted in a safe environment – We will be observing quarantine measures such as wearing masks, social distancing, and anti-infection procedures. Reservations will be required for our art activities. Questions? Email info@irvingart.org.

In addition, the art association has embraced the virtual challenge by creating virtual exhibits and galleries (see the Virtual Galleries section below Classes & Workshops). We are also exploring the area of Virtual Events, such as art panels, art demonstrations, art parties, and more.

Workshops, workshop series, and art activities are offered on a limited basis. Registration is required and class size is limited to 10 artists. Age 17+. Masks required. To register, click on the images below. Subscribe to IAA Updates for information on classes & workshops in 2021.

  • Free instruction - bring your own art supplies
  • Free instruction - $20 for art supplies

Free art groups are open to the public - RESERVATION required. Masks, anti-infection & social distancing measures observed. Limit of 10 artists.

Come paint & create with us! All media welcome -- crafters too. Bring a sack lunch for day groups. Oil painters, please us odorless turps. Bring your own art supplies.

  • Tuesday Painters - Hours: 10:30am - 3pm weekly. Work on your own art & craft projects. Contact Victoria at vlr310303@gmail.com.
  • Thursday Art Group - Hours: 10am-4pm weekly. Work on your own art & craft projects. Contact Sheryl at workshops@irvingartassociation.org or John at snakehunters@gmail.com.
  • Friday Open Art Night Meetups - Hours: 7-9pm Volunteer instructor-led art & craft projects. Sign up through Meetup or contact info@irvingart.org. May be a small supply fee. Note: If you'd like to be a volunteer instructor, contact Sheryl at workshops@irvingartassociation.org.

Jaycee Park Center for the Arts at 1975 Puritan Ave. hosts the Irving Art Association galleries. VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Masks required. Gallery hours by appointment: Sundays. Wed., Thurs. 1-5 pm Note: Construction on Puritan Dr. is blocking routes from the west — see Directions for alternate routes throughout 2020-21. To make a reservation contact gallery@irvingartassociation.org or call 972-721-2488 during gallery hours.