The Irving Art Association (IAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit established in 1956, located at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Dr. in Irving, Texas. The two-gallery building is nestled in a lovely park setting.

IAA hosts year-round art appreciation and educational opportunities for artists and the public. The schedule includes gallery exhibits, receptions, art competitions, art festivals & events, free art demonstrations, free classes in arts & crafts, workshops by professional artists, and outreach activities.

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CLASS AND WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

FREE instruction - $10 materials fee.

JANUARY
Oils & More 1
(full)
Thurs., Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 (Sarah Murphy)
Contour Drawing 1
(full)
Thurs., Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 (Frank Stangle)
Renaissance Fantasy Painting and Mask Making: Art Lollapalooza(full)
Fri., Jan. 10, 17, 24 & 31 (Michele Quarton & Monica Criswell)
Naturaleza Muerta/ Still Life (full)
Wed., Jan. 8 & 15 (Leticia Garcia) BILINGUAL
Cuadros pintados decorados  personalizados / Decorated and Personalized Paintings
(full)
Wed., Jan. 8 & 15 (Lupita Padilla) ESPANOL
FEBRUARY
3D Mixed Media: Art Lollapalooza

Feb. 7, 14 & 21 (Jose Angel Hernandez)
Oils 2
Thurs, Feb. 7, 14, 21 & 28 (Sarah Murphy)
Contour Drawing 2
Thurs, Feb. 7, 14, 21 & 28 (Frank Stangle)
MARCH
Gelli Printing
Thurs., March 6, 13, 20 & 27 (Sharon Giles)

Clases de Arte en Español (Spanish-Speaking) Instruccion Gratis – $10.00 Costo de Materiales
February & March classes TBA

Jan. 18 Woodcut Printmaking with Junanne Peck – 10:30 – 4:30 Register by email: junannepeck@mac.com
Feb. 15 Michele Quarton: Mixed Media Painting with a Masquerade Flair – 10am-2pm $20 Register online

Jan. 3 Suminagashi: Japanese Art of Marbling with Inks on Water (Sharon Giles) $10 supply fee
Jan. 10 Tassels (Linda Shotwell & Julia) FREE
Jan. 17 Drawing Horses (Susan Murray) FREE
Jan. 24 Chinese New Year Printmaking (Junanne Peck) $10 supply fee
Jan. 31 Valentine Eco Flowers (Leticia Garcia) FREE

Volunteers needed for instructors for Open Art Night – contact Michele.Quarton@gmail.com

New in 2020! Meets 11 am - 5 pm. All types of art and crafts welcome.