The mission of the Arts Council is to nurture and strengthen the artistic, cultural, and educational quality of the community and surrounding areas.

The Kemp

Loading Events

← Back to Events

The Kemp

+ Google Map
1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
940 767 2787

September 2018

Beginning Anime

September 11 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

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

TUESDAYS, 4-5pm AGES 9-14 This class focuses on Original Character Development. You will learn to draw them from multiple angles, then properly color & ink. Different mediums will be used as you progress toward learning how to storyboard and panel your very own manga! Please note that class is registered BY THE MONTH.

Find out more »

October 2018

Auditions for 2018 Christmas Theater

October 14 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on October 15, 2018 at 6:00pm

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

The Arts Council and Pool2Gether Productions is holding AUDITIONS for two family-friendly Christmas One-Act plays. Roles available: 10 - 12 Females (ages 16 and up) 8 - 10 Males (ages 16 and up). Audition Dates: Sunday, October 14th from 1:00 PM - 3:30PM Monday, October 15th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM ONLY those auditioning will be allowed to enter the audition area. The Director requests that those auditioning please bring any potential scheduling conflicts for rehearsals and performances. Performance dates:…

Find out more »

November 2018

Opening Reception “PINK: An Exhibition of 51 Women Artists”

November 1 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

Exhibit details on our Exhibitions Page.

Find out more »

Fused Glass Jewelry

November 3 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$115

Experience the hottest new glass class: learn to make your own designer fused glass jewelry.  Explore ancient glass techniques while using space-age dichroic glass.  You'll learn glass cutting, layering, full fusing, tack fusing and wire wrapping.  Students will create on average 6 to 8 pieces. Class schedule includes a lunch break. Supply fee: $30 paid to instructor at beginning of class (no credit cards, please). Membership discount can be applied at check out.

Find out more »

Class: Easy Brick Stitch Hoops with Vanishing Pearl

November 8 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$25

Join Tamara Allison (Vanishing Pearl) in making Easy Brick Stitch Hoops: Learn how to brick stitch a simple braided circle with seed beads. Then learn how to make a basic wrapped loop to attach to some ear wires!  All supplies included.  (This class is suitable for kids 12 and up, must be accompanied by an adult.) NOTE: Select "Classes With Vanishing Pearl" on our Available Classes page (link below) and then select your class choice from the drop-down menu.

Find out more »

Painting with Prismacolor: Christmas Candle

November 10 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$35

Christmas Candle- who wouldn't love to receive this beautiful candle as a Christmas gift or as part of a Christmas card? Spend a Saturday with veteran Prismacolor artist Pat Wearth as she leads you through the “pencil painting” process. This is a wonderful class for the artist and non-artist alike, so don't let the “I-can't-draw-a-straight-line" syndrome keep you from enjoying this class. NOTE: Select "Painting With Prismacolor" on our Available Classes page (registration link below) and then select your class…

Find out more »

All About Acrylics: Winter Tree

November 15 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$45

THIS MONTH: A fabulous Winter Tree, perfect for holiday giving or to decorate your home.  Join Rachel Liles, owner of How Great Thou Art Studio, for this fun-filled all-levels class. Rachel will teach beginning to experienced students the basics of acrylic painting. Don’t be intimidated- Rachel will do step-by-step instructions. This class is BYOW, bring your own wine! All supplies are included. NOTE: This month's class will be at THE FORUM.  Class will be held in the Club Room; we suggest…

Find out more »

Class: Surface Design on Fabric

November 17 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$25

Learn basic dye techniques, stamping, and making marks to create your own unique fabric. Plus $15 kit fee payable to the instructor at the beginning of class; kit includes all required supplies.

Find out more »

Christmas At The Kemp

November 17 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
FREE

Who’s coming to town?  Santa Claus! Christmas At The Kemp is Christmas party for all the children of Wichita Falls, open free of charge to the public. This year it’s “A Colorful Christmas”, celebrating the colors of the season through food, music, theater, and art.  Colors abound as we make art projects, enjoy entertainment and share delicious refreshments. From 10:00 am – 12:00 pm is Studio Saturday, presented the third Saturday of every month.  This year’s Studio Saturday theme is…

Find out more »

Small Business Saturday @ The Kemp

November 24 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States

Looking to do some shopping after Thanksgiving? Want to support small local businesses? Need a fabulous unique gift for that special someone? This is the event for you! The Kemp is proud to once again participate in Small Business Saturday. Stop by and shop the vendor tables, each filled with hand-crafted artwork made by LOCAL ARTISTS. Current vendors include: Melinda Aguilar Tamara Allison Ginger Boller Ashley Bradley Sunkyung Choi SaDawna Coburn Sharon Gibson Laura Gillis Ron Hamer Kelly Land Debbie…

Find out more »

December 2018

Quick Start to Stained Glass

December 8 @ 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$60

Come learn the basics of stained glass while creating a lovely stained glass suncatcher. Learn to cut, grind, foil, solder and patina. Create your own design elements using cut glass, glass nuggets and wire.  All tools and supplies provided. Bring a snack or sack lunch and drink. Supply Fee: $15 Paid to instructor at beginning of class (no credit cards).

Find out more »
+ Export Events