Join us for a workshop this holiday season ...Steam Punk Assemblage (Sat & Sun, Dec 3 & 4); Setting Up Your Own Jewelry Studio (Sat, Nov 20); Artist Books for the Holidays (Sun, Dec 4); Bracelet Making (Sun, Dec 4); Encaustic: Monotypes (Sat, Dec 11). Click HERE to register.
Our Creativity Raffle runs through Dec 3! It's your chance to win one of five wonderful prizes of your choice: a $1,000 gift certificate to CAC; one of three fabulous art parties; an instant art collection; a pet portrait; or a wearable art collection. Click HERE to buy a ticket now...drawing will be Dec 5!
Need something for that artsy person in your life, but have no idea what might peak their interest? With a gift certificate the recipient can choose their own class or workshop! You can also purchase yearly memberships as a gift. What could be better? Click HERE to purchase a gift certificate.
The Process 2 Product Student and Instructor Show features the work teaching artists and instructors from both the ceramics and jewelry departments of teaching artists. The opening will be Thursday, Nov 17 from 6:30 to 8:30pm at CAC. You can view it at CAC through Jan 20.
The last ArtAbility event of the year will be Sat, Dec 3 from 2 to 4pm. This program provides free studio opportunities for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Class size is limited. Please call 214-320-1275 for more information or if you would like to attend.
Center Yourself at CAC! Online registration is now open...the spring sessions begin January 16. Click HERE to register.
Our Creativity Raffle runs through Dec 3! It's your chance to win one of five wonderful prizes of your choice: a $1,000 gift certificate to CAC; one of three fabulous art a parties; an instant art collection; a pet portrait; or a wearable art collection. Click HERE to buy a ticket now!
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!
The Grand Finale of our 50th anniversary was held Sunday, October 9 at the City Performance Hall. A celebration of our founder Octavio Medellin, we debuted a Driving Tour & Map of his significant public and institutional work throughout North Texas. There were speakers, a special commissioned performance by Teatro Flor Candela, the Greiner mariachi student band, Aztec dancers from Alegre Ballet Folklorico and drop-in arts activities provided by our Art As a Second Language program. We were honored to receive a Special Recognition from the City of Dallas presented by Mayor Pro Tem Monica Alonzo!
CAC hosted three Camp MetalHead groups this summer for underserved and at-risk teens, including a dedicated camp for students from Cafe Momentum, a restaurant training platforming transforming lives of former juvenile offenders from Dallas Youth Village.
Thanks to all of you who supported our 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!