Greater Denton Arts Council

ARTIST WORKSHOPS + MEETUPS

Channel your inner artist with workshops, classes and artist meet-ups at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. View our upcoming classes bleow.

Materials Hard + soft artist workshop series

Spend the evening learning from one of the local artists exhibited in the Materials Hard + Soft exhibition.
Presented in partnership with the 30th annual Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition. 

Thomas Flynn II, Screw Bull, 2016

Thomas Flynn II, Screw Bull, 2016

Wax Sculpture Workshop with Thomas Flynn II
Thursday, March 23, 6 - 9 PM

$40 ($35 for GDAC members)
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center

Spend the evening learning from local Materials Hard + Soft artist, Thomas Flynn II. Flynn will lead participants through his wax casting process. Participants will be able to choose a mold from his collection and cast a personal object of their own in wax. All supplies, except your personal item, will be provided. Space is limited, please register by March 17 by email at admin@dentonarts.com, call 940.382.2787, or follow the link below to register online.

Presented in partnership with the 30th annual Materials: Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition and the National Endowment for the Arts


dr. sketchy's anti-art school

Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School (Denton)
Every Third Thursday @ PAAC | 6 - 9 PM

Upcoming 2017 classes: March 16, April 20, May 18
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center
$5 to draw, BYOB

Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art school is the world's premier alt. drawing movement. Artists draw glamorous underground performers in a friendly BYOB environment (21 and up). Founded in 2005 at a dive bar in Brooklyn, Dr. Sketchy's has now spread to over 100 cities around the world. Join the Arts Council and artist Joe Duncan on the third Thursday of each month, as part of our Thursday Nights at the PAAC event lineup; we will host a different theme/model each month (i.e. roller derby, pirates) and it's only $5 to draw, so come in sit down, and BYOB.