Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Artist Opportunities!



El Charro Hipster Readers and Writers

Phoenix area Writers read original stories in this new Hipster Restaurant


Date And Time


Wed, February 19, 2020
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM 
Location - El Charro Hipster Restaurant 1325 Grand Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85007 
About this Event 
Six published and unpublished writers share their stories with the evening's favorite receiving a $20 gift certificate to El Charro Hipster Restaurant. The $10 per person minimum spend includes tapas and drinks. Seating guaranteed only for those who book - click here through EventBrite Option 1: $22++ The Wine Lovers for Two, Bottle of House wine with Prosciutto, Mascarpone, Figs and Basil Bruschetta and Hummus, Tomato, Basil and Parmesean Bruschetta ** Option 2: $10++ Empanada and Drink, One Peruvian Empanada (beef or mushroom) with glass of house wine, or Cafe de Olla, or Margarita, or Sangria, or Estrella Jalisco Beer Option 3: $15++ Salad and a drink - The Kale Kiss salad with Kale, almonds, red raspberry vinaigrette, olive oil, lemon, Parmesan or the Verde salad with Mixed greens, cranberries, sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, Tami sauce*, olive oil, sliced tomato - both served with glass of house wine, or Cafe de Olla, or Margarita, or Sangria, or Estrella Jalisco Beer *may contain wheat or tree nuts **add $2 for gluten-free [Accommodating, spacious parking lot, open to patrons only, inside Desert Sun Plaza. It's gated, and well-lit.] Reservations held only until 6:45 p.m. Register here  
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Free art-museum admission 
Many of the Valley's top museums offer free admission times year round. The Phoenix Art Museum has free entry from 3 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays and 6 to 10 p.m. on First Fridays. The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art offers free admission all day on Thursdays, and free after 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The Heard Museum is free on first Fridays during its Native + You events. There are also plenty of museums that are free every day, including the ASU Art Museum, the Arizona Museum of Natural History and the Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum.
Details: Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave. 602-257-1880, phxart.org. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, 7380 E. Second St. 480-874-4666, smoca.org. Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave., Phoenix. 602-252-8840, heard.org. By Kellie Hwang - www.azcentral.com
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Free Art Classes for Veterans
In gratitude for their service, the Arizona Artists Guild is continuing to offer free instruction to veterans in Drawing and Painting using pencils, charcoal, pens, watercolor and acrylic paint.

Classes are held at the Arizona Artists Guild Building at 18411 N. 7th Avenue in Phoenix 85032.

To register, veterans may contact David Bradley at (602) 828-4713 or email him at davlbradly@gmail.com. Space is limited.

The Arizona Artists Guild was founded in 1928 to promote the visual arts in the Phoenix Community. AAG was pivotal in the founding of the Phoenix Art Museum, as well as contributing to local military servicemen and women during World War II by creating pencil- sketch portraits for each. Today, AAG encourages the growth of working artists and offers art education through regularly scheduled classes and programs. More information is available at www.ArizonaArtistsGuild.net.

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Check the Roosevelt Row website for listings of regularly scheduled weekly events, including poetry readings, live model drawing, music jams, book clubs, as well as restaurant and bar specials.
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Helpful tips = links!

1.The guide allows artists and arts organizations to rent an array of spaces for performances, exhibits, rehearsals, workshops and meetings.
For venues and facilities with spaces available to rent, the updated site also offers the opportunity to be listed in the guide.
Take a look for yourself at website

2. Art History - to read - click here

3. How to Write an Artist’s CV in 10 Steps - to read - click here

for those who have not much experience - click here -

4. Making Contact with Art Galleries - How to Do it Right - to read click here


5. Commissioned Art – Tips to make it a Success! Read more: click here

6. Pros and Cons of Artists Showing Art at Non-Gallery Venues--Hotels, Restaurants, Coffee Shops, Boutiques, Etc. visit web link

7. Tips on Selling your art at art shows visit web link

8. WHERE TO FIND ART BUYERS AND COLLECTORS visit website


9. Facing the Blank Canvas: Artists’ Tips for Getting Started visit website

10.Artist Tips for Successful Art Openings visit website


11. Are You Turning Away Art Buyers?

An Artist’s Behavior Can Either Sell or Repel

 visit https://renee-phillips.com/an-artists-behavior-can-either-sell-or-repel/
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Shemer Arts Center! New artist opportunities added to website! click here

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classes at JERRY'S ARTARAMA - TEMPE / 4421 S. RURAL RD. #1-3 / TEMPE, Arizona 85282 (480) 775-6787

Register in-store or call 480-775-6787

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Marjory Boyer offers classes in Acrylic Painting & Drawing each Wed. 10 a.m. - 12 p.m at Hobby Lobby, 4643 E. Cactus Rd., Phoenix AZ 85032. Oil painters are also welcome with instructor permission.
For more into. and inquiries please contact Marjory at www.mboyerart.com

Join Marjory Boyer's "Water Based Media" class in which acrylics, water-based oil paint and watercolors are offered each Tues. 12 p.m.-2 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. at Paradise Valley Comm. Center, 17402 N. 40th St., Phoenix, AZ 85032. For materials list and more info. please contact Marjory Boyer at website - click here


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Artist Opportunities on the Arizona Commission on the Arts link:
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Kickstarter - Kickstarter is a funding platform for artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, journalists, inventors, explorers..
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This section delivers up-to-date artist residency information worldwide including open-calls and fellowship opportunities with and without deadlines. visit website
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Visit the Tempe History Museum, 809 E. Southern Ave., www.tempe.gov/museum.
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“Find Yourself in the Arts!” at the Phoenix Center for the Arts - Visit website
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The Arizona Art Alliance http://www.azartalliance.com/.
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Glendale Arts Commission, City of Glendale, Arizona www.glendaleaz.com/arts
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ART DEADLINES LIST - A free newsletter listing - art contests and competitions, art scholarships and grants, art jobs and internships, juried exhibitions, call for entries, residencies, festivals, auditions, and other opportunities for artists, art educators and art students of all ages. Visit http://www.artdeadlineslist.com/
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