Workshops / Classes

2018 Schedule

Held at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in either the East Gallery (the larger) or the West Gallery (the smaller.) Call 972-721-2488 or 721-8063 for IAA workshops. For more information or to schedule space for a workshop or class, contact

IAA-sponsored Workshops and Classes

See also PAINTING GROUPS for Tuesday Painters and Friday Open Art Nights.

FREE Basic Art Classes (for information and registration form see the Free Basic Art Classes page).  Thursday evenings at 7:00 – 9pm.

Art classes for children see the Children’s Art Program page.


IAA Member Art Workshops

IAA sponsors Saturday Member Workshops once a month, usually on the 2nd or 3rd Saturday of the month.

We’re looking for IAA members interested in teaching a workshop on the Second Saturday of each month. You don’t have to be an experienced instrutor! The room is free, of course, but there is a per-student fee payable to IAA for sponsoring the workshop. The workshop can be on any art topic and can be 2 hours — 8 hours long. Contact Jane Kahler at if you’re interested.

Dates (all Saturdays):

Dates open:
Feb. 10
Mar. 10  Junanne Peck: Eco-Printmaking with Texas Plants & Leaves. Fee: $75.00 All supplies included To Register call: Junanne Peck 214-336-8526 or email flyer: Eco-Printmaking with Texas Plants.IAA

Apr. 14 – update: cancelled

Hot Wax Cool Art

Introduction to Encaustics and Encaustic Monotypes

Fee: $80.00  + $10.00 supply fee

Limited to 6 participants

Call: 214-336-8526 email:  to register

May 12
June 9
July 14
Aug 11
Sept 8
Oct 6
Oct 13
Nov none
Dec none

Workshops by Professional Art Instructors

Feb. 20 – 28 Michael Holter Watercolor Workshop: Bringing Life to Your Landscape

April 5 – 7, 2018 Tina Bohlman Design & Composition Workshop — CANCELLED

June 2 & 3 Francys Flanagan: Oil Painting Workshop.

July or August ? Laura Lewis: Painting the Landscape in Oil. Details tba.

Sept. ? Beverly Boren. Details tba.


Laura Griffin Copic Art Classes

Laura is an intermediate Certified Copic Instructor. Contact her at  Usually meets monthly on  3rd Sat.  2018: schedule:  Jan. 20, Feb. 17, Mar. 17, Apr. 21, May 19, June 23, July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 165 Oct. 20, Nov. 17, Dec. 15.

Nancy Medina. Painting Flowers in Oils Workshops.

Register on her workshop page at Contact Nancy at or 214-802-5537. 2018 dates:
Nov 2-4, 2018




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