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1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
(940) 767-2787

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April 2018

Studio Saturday

April 21 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, happening 12 times

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! Are you looking for an opportunity for your children to explore their creative side? You provide the imagination and creativity; we'll provide the art supplies! Our monthly Studio Saturday event is free of charge. Drop in for a few minutes or the full two hours, we have a fun and artful project to work on each month.…

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Floral Mosaic Class

April 21 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$50.00

Learn the art of Mosaics in this one-day class. In this class you will design a one of a kind floral design panel that will look like a stained glass window when completed. Project size is approximately 8 x 10 and is created using traditional stained glass on clear glass. Some class cutting or nipping used. Come have a day of fun and explore your creativeness! $15 supply fee (payable to the instructor at the beginning of class)

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Youth Drawing

April 23 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 21, 2018

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

Ages 9 - 13 Mondays, 4:00 - 5:00 cost: $10/week, billed monthly (registration is by the month) Each Month kids 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. *If you're a beginner in anime and manga, please sign up for this class and indicate your interest in anime when you register* (NOTE: Classes are scheduled to coincide…

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Elementary Art

April 24 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 22, 2018

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

Ages 5 - 9 Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 cost: $10/week, billed monthly (registration is by the month) 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. (NOTE: Classes are scheduled to coincide with the WFISD school year calendar.  If WFISD is closed for the day, the…

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Advanced Anime & Manga

April 25 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 23, 2018

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

Ages 9 - 14 Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 cost: $10/week, billed monthly (registration is by the month) 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…

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Advanced Youth Art

April 26 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until May 24, 2018

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

Ages 10 - 14 Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 cost: $10/week, billed monthly (registration is by the month) 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. (NOTE: Classes are scheduled to coincide with the WFISD school year calendar.  If WFISD is closed for the day, the class will not be held.)

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May 2018

Sculpture Garden After Dark

May 3 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

May 3rd concert lineup: Fain Elementary Choir will start 6pm and sing for about 30 minutes Oratorio Choir from MSU will take the stage between 6:45-7:00 and sing for about an hour 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…

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Painting with Kaye Franklin

May 4 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until July 6, 2018

One event on August 10, 2018 at 10:00am

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$66.00

Join noted Graham artist Kaye Franklin for her instructional class for intermediate to advanced level oil /acrylic or pastel art. 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 demonstrated by Kaye…

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Mosaic Birdhouses with Cynthia Cummings

May 5 @ 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$50.00

Mosaic Birdhouses - Just in time for spring, join us today to decorate a birdhouse for your backyard or giving it to someone as a gift, nesting boxes are a great way to provide sanctuary and shelter to the birds that inhabit your area. We will be using glass pieces and grout to create a unique home for the feathery friends. Instructor will provide everything you will need to complete this project. Min. age is 14 year with a paid…

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Sculpture Garden Juried Exhibit

May 12 @ 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
FREE

2018 marks the 14th anniversary of the annual Art on the Green Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit. This year will be the first time the exhibit is juried. The juror is acclaimed artist Isaac Duncan from Chattanooga, TN. Artists from across the country and around the world will be eligible to enter and artwork will be installed for a full year, making this a unique exhibit in the state of Texas. Our Artists' Reception lawn party will be held in the garden…

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June 2018

ArtZeum! Kids’ Exhibit

June 1 - July 29
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

Our ArtZeum! Interactive Kids' Exhibit is free to the public and fun for kids of all ages.

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Camp Creativity 1

June 4 @ 9:30 AM - June 8 @ 12:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$80

3 Camps in 1- Art, Music & Drama! Campers will spend an hour each day with each art form. Camp concludes with an art show and play for parents. Days: Monday - Friday Dates: June 4 - 8 Times: 9:30 - 12:30 Ages: 6 - 12 Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Sculpture Garden After Dark

June 7 @ 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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Drawing Camp

June 11 @ 10:00 AM - June 15 @ 12:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$80

Campers will learn a variety of drawing techniques and tools. Camp will begin with technique and end with several wonderful art pieces. Days: Monday - Friday Dates: June 11 - 15 Times: 10:00 - 12:00 Ages: 11+ Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Camp Creativity 2

June 18 @ 9:30 AM - June 22 @ 12:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$80

3 Camps in 1- Art, Music & Drama! Campers will spend an hour each day with each art form. Camp concludes with an art show and play for parents. Days: Monday - Friday Dates: June 18 - 22 Times: 9:30 - 12:30 Ages: 6 - 12 Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Star Wars Camp

June 25 @ 1:00 PM - June 29 @ 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$80

Ready to be a Jedi? Spend a week training in the ways of the Force with Light Saber training, learning to draw Star Wars characters, playing Jedi games and working with other recruits to solve missions. Sith Lords welcome too! May the force be with us! Days: Monday - Friday Dates: June 25 - 29 Times: 1:00 - 3:30 Ages: 9 - 13 Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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July 2018

Anime Art Camp Beginners

July 9 @ 10:00 AM - July 13 @ 12:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$90

Youth will explore some of anime's history while learning the basics of drawing faces, expressions, and more! Days: Monday - Friday Dates: July 9 - 13 Times: 10:00 - 12:00 Ages: 10 and up Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Anime Art Camp Advanced

July 9 @ 1:00 PM - July 13 @ 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$90

For those who have already taken the Beginners Camp- this camp will explore shading, alternate perspectives, and more! We'll also highlight some manga artists. Days: Monday - Friday Dates: July 9 - 13 Times: 1:00 - 3:00 Ages: 12 and up Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Awesome Glass Camp

July 16 @ 9:30 AM - July 19 @ 12:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$100

Learn glass cutting, fusing, and grouting. Different projects every day! Supply fee due on the first day $25. Days: Monday - Thursday Dates: July 16 - 19 Times: 9:30 - 12:00 Ages: 11 and up Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Painting Camp

July 23 @ 10:00 AM - July 27 @ 12:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$80

Paint like the Great Masters- study with local artists as we take a close look at the different styles of some of our favorite Master Artists! Days: Monday - Friday Dates: July 23 - 27 Times: 10:00 - 12:00 Ages: 8 - 13 Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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Techie Camp

July 30 @ 8:00 AM - August 3 @ 5:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$90

Love the theater but don't feel comfortable onstage? Well then, learn to be a techie! This camp focuses on creating the beautiful scenic backdrops that help make a show feel real. Led by Associate Professor of Design at MSU, Eric Koger! Days: Monday - Friday Dates: July 30 - August 3 Times: 1:00 - 4:00 Ages: 11 - 15 Online registration available soon, please call our Education Department for further information.

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