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Art Classes

Painting (Watercolor)  - Adult 

($80/4 Sessions or $22 per session)

Gallery -  Tuesday, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm  
Friday, 9:30 am-12:30 pm  
Contact: Bennie Wood - (817) 838-2409    

About Bennie Wood: Bennie Ramon' Wood works in all mediums.  Her own style ranges from Realism to Nonrepresentational, and it is bold, dynamic, and insightful.  She is a member of the Trinity Arts Guild, Society of Watercolor Artists, and Southwest Watercolor Society.  She has participated in several juried shows and has won numerous awards for her paintings.


Painting (Oil & Acrylic) - Adult ($60/4 sessions or $17 per session)

Gallery -  Monday, 12:30 pm-3:30 pm  

Contact: Barbara McFarland - (817) 282-0714

About Barbara McFarland: Barbara's subject matter comes from personal photos from her travels and objects she collects. The travel she has done and continues to do introduces her to history, cultures, and philosophies that have a major impact on her work. Her work involves the interconnecting strings that hold time and place together. She likes to experiment and find new ways to use materials, design practices, and color to help get her ideas across in her paintings.  Barbara belongs to many art organizations, locally and nationally, and is a signature member of the Southwestern Watercolor Society in Dallas, Society of Watercolor Artists in Fort Worth, and Texas Neighbors in Irving. Barbara's work has received numerous awards in local, regional, and national shows over the years and continues to do so.



Experimental/Process Painting and Mixed Media Workshop with Lisa Barker

Contact: Lisa Barker  682-553-5314

Wednesdays 12:30-2:00 p.m.

4 week class - $60.00 or $17.00 per session

Create fun, colorful, whimsical paintings using mixed media, acrylics, and collage elements.











Fall Pottery Classes

Contact: Arlene Taylor  - 817-685-8839

Classes will begin:

October 6

November 3

Class size: minimum 3, maximum 5

Classes will meet a total of 6 sessions

Adults - Tuesday and Thursday from 1 pm to 3 pm

Teens - (12 and up) will meet Tuesday and Thursday from 4 pm to 6 pm

Students will learan both hand building and throwing techniques. All glazing and firing is included in the price of $120

Tool kit - $20

Clay, per bag - $12

Room 204 - Arts Council Northeast Building (upstairs)


Clay Classes using Wheel and Hand Building Techniques - Adult & Teens

Contact: Teri Carson; 817-917-8616

check website for starting date

Adults & Teens: 6 Week Course - check website for starting date

Clay and Tools not included.  However, may be purchased from teacher.

Room 204 - Monday     6:15 pm-9:15 pm - $160

Room 204- Thursday   6:15 pm-9:15 pm - $160

Room 204 - Monday & Thursday   6:15-9:15 pm - $200


Furniture Painting "Ginger Lilly Designs"

Make Custom Painted Furniture & Hand Crafted Accessories

  Let the Painting Magic Begin!  All you need is La Craie chalk-based furniture paint, wax. a brush, and creativity.  The paint is earth-friendly and provides professional results. Simple steps and execution yield beautiful finishes on virtually any surface, inside and out, even old brass lamps and patio planters, fabrics and lampshades!  Breathe new life into furniture and cabinets! All supplies are provided.

A variety of workshops are offered every month and are perfect for beginners or professionals!  

            Furniture Make & Take – Bring your own small piece of furniture and learn to paint, distress and wax it.  You will take it home completed!

            Make a Serving Tray – A mini project workshop where you will re-purpose an old cabinet door into a fabulous serving tray!

            Chalk It Up – A mini project workshop where you will re-purpose something we have in our accessory stash into a useful chalkboard! 

            Create Your Own Workshop - Don’t see dates that fit your schedule?  Want to get together with friends in a private group?  Just give me a call or send an email to describe what kind of workshop you would like, providing options for dates and times!

Sign Up Today!

Call Micki at 214-908-3125 or visit our website at to see a list of current available workshops and dates.  You can also visit Ginger Lilly Designs at the Vineyards Antique Mall at 4701 Colleyville Blvd. in Colleyville, TX 76034.













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