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August 2018

Studio Saturday

August 18 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
FREE

NEW this year, we are creating an Art Passport, each Studio Saturday you attend will bring a new stamp in your passport book!  This month we'll be visiting SOUTH AFRICA. Fun facts: South Africa has 11 official languages! Also, it’s landscapes include deserts, subtropical forests, wetlands, grasslands, bush, mountains, and escarpments! Join us as we create our very own South African sunsets to explore such a diverse landscape. Are you looking for an opportunity for your children to explore their…

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Sunday Hours (The Kemp: 12:30 – 4:00 PM)

August 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

The KEMP is open Sundays from 12:30 - 4:00 PM Sunday is the perfect time to stop in with the family and explore our galleries, our interactive children's exhibits, and the sculpture garden. As always, free to the public.

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Memories in the Making

August 23 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
FREE

Memories in the Making: Where Art Meets Alzheimer’s Learn how to bring the joy of creative self-expression to someone with memory loss. Memories in the Making, the Alzheimer’s Association art program for people with dementia, is a weekly one-hour art session where caregiver and loved one can take a moment to enjoy the creative release of watercolor painting. While loved ones work on their paintings, caregivers are there to capture any stories the art brings forward. All are welcome.   No…

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Found Object Kitchen Tile Pendant

August 23 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$50

Join Tamara Allison as she teaches us how to capture a small kitchen tile with bead embroidery. It will be finished with leather backing, brick stitch edging, and a simple chain! Materials are included in the class fee, but extra kits can be purchased for $5.

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Red River Harley-Davidson Rider Cookout

August 25 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Red River Harley-Davidson, 4514 Northwest Fwy
Wichita Falls, TX

Join us at Red River Harley-Davidson for a Rider Cookout.  RRHD donates ALL THE FOOD for this event, so your donations to us go directly to... US!  If you're out riding on Saturday, or you're just interested in checking out a new bike, please stop by RRHD and see us too!

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Palette to Palate: Sherry Searcy

August 27 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$65.00

Join us for our next Palette to Palate featuring the artwork of Sherry Searcy in the Galleria At The Forum.  Enjoy a relaxed meal, check out the latest exhibit and meet the artist, all in the beautiful setting of the gallery. Dinner catering by Javier Solorio of The Orchard. B.Y.O.B. (beer and wine only). Reservations required by August 23.  Limited seating.

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September 2018

Beginning Jewlery

September 1 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$45.00

Have you been wanting to make your own jewelry to satisfy the needs of your style but need direction? This beginners jewelry class will cover how to make your own necklace chain by hand, create a pendant of your choice, a set of matching earrings and matching ring. The techniques covered include cold connections, wire wrapping, some wire weaving, the concept behind jewelry design, as well as much more! Student must attend both days of class to complete projects. $10…

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September 3

We will be closed for Labor Day.

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Elementary Art

September 4 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 21, 2019

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$10

This class is specially structured for younger elementary age students (5-9 years), with fun and educational activities that will develop skills, interest in and awareness of a wide range of art. Students have the opportunity to explore drawing, painting, sculpting, and glass art. Please note that class is registered BY THE MONTH. DISCOUNT: $30/month if you register for the whole year and register by September 3rd

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Final Day for Entries! – Mystery Art Fest 2018

September 5
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

This is the LAST DAY we'll accept entries into the 2018 Mystery Art Festival. Doors are open until 5:00 pm. See the Mystery Art page for details and to download the entry form and guidelines.

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Advanced Anime & Manga

September 5 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 22, 2019

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$10.00

Do you have a love for anime and manga and a drive to become a better artist? This class focuses on Original Character development of your characters, where you will learn to draw them in multiple angles and properly color and ink your art in order to lead you in the direction of writing your own manga! Several mediums will be taught in order to give the students a choice of what mediums they would like to use in class,…

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Advanced Youth Art

September 6 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until May 16, 2019

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$10.00

This class is structured for older students (10-14) who are ready for slightly more challenging art projects and concepts. Students will have a variety of subjects and materials. Please note that class is registered BY THE MONTH. DISCOUNT: $30/month if you register for the whole year and register by September 3rd

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Sculpture Garden After Dark

September 6 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until October 4, 2018

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

Sculpture Garden After Dark is a family-friendly, pet-friendly stop as part of the After Hours Artwalk of Downtown. Hop a trolley, take a stroll, or drive down to experience this art and ambiance for yourself. Bring your own blanket, bag chair, and buddy and come listen to live music amongst our artwork in the Sculpture Garden! Live music starts at 6 pm. BYOB (beer and wine only)—picnics welcomed!

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Kaye Franklin Workshop

September 7 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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One event on September 7, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on October 5, 2018 at 10:00am

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$66

Join noted Graham, TX artist Kaye Franklin for her instructional class for intermediate to advanced level oil/ acrylic or pastel art students. Kaye chooses a different subject matter for each of her workshops: landscape, still life, etc.  The class will begin with a two-hour instruction-intensive demonstration of the selected work for the class. Class will break for lunch (on your own) then return for an afternoon of student painting under Kaye's guidance. Students may elect to paint the morning project…

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Youth Drawing

September 10 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019

$10.00

Each Month youth ages (9-13) will learn the essentials of drawing in a fun, engaging class. Every class will build skill in line, value, shading and perspective. Each week will focus on a different subject matter. Please note that class is registered BY THE MONTH. DISCOUNT: $30/month if you register for the whole year and register by September 3rd

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