February 20 - Jason Stalings Chartpack Products-Pastels

VISUAL ARTS OF PROSPER   meeting will be held on  Thursday February 20


Location:  970 Coit Rd.,  Prosper, Tx. 75078 (Enter on North side of building)

VAP meetings are held in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints              


6:00-6:30pm    Critique Corner and Show and Tell


6:30-7:00pm   Members Business Meeting


7:00-8:30pm   Demo Artist:      Jason Stallings



Jason will be giving a demonstration of Schminke pastels on behalf of Chartpak Inc. Primarily he will be giving a range of shades and highlights with one warm pallet and one cool pallet. One demonstration will be of a more figurative nature whereas another will be of a more abstract nature. The objective of this being to show the range of applications that pastels can have in a practical context. Different pastel surfaces will also be discussed in this demonstration. He is looking forward to having an open discussion with individual members of Visual Arts of Prosper about these materials!

Jason Stallings is a mixed media artist from North Texas. He graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design and has had a range of experience working in different mediums from commercial illustration to gallery art. He's collaborated with local interior designers to create a wide range of works for homes and business in the North Texas area.  To view his work please visit www.jason-stallings.com


All are welcome!  For more information contact twengler@sbcglobal.net

In January Sue Haberer gave a demo of her upcoming Oodles of Doodles class that she has used on not only paper, but also on many of her gourd art creations. You may sign up for her class by emailing Trevor at the Prosper Parks & Recreation Department

Workshop - Airbrush 101

Monday, June 1, 9:30 - 4:30

Airbrushing with Golden High Flow and Fluid Acrylics is a beginning course to help you get familiar and learn your way around the airbrush. We will go over all the mechanisms of an airbrush and compressor, proper holding and also learn how to chose the right air pressure on your compressor for different approaches and applications. After going over the basics of airbrushing we will begin to make a composition together and try a variety of techniques, make our own stencils and try some experiments, trouble shooting and use a variety of materials to make some interesting patterns . After this class you will have a better understanding of airbrushing and learn ways to utilize it in your artwork. We will on surfaces such as: Grafix dura-lar, opaque white and mask with frisket film. We will use a variety of Iwata airbrushes and Golden High Flow and Fluid Acrylics.

Drawing Class Opportunity with JD Hillbery

The class will focus on getting the correct proportions when drawing from a photo.

June 15, 2020

Stacy's Furniture in Grapevine, Community Room

Cost will be between $125-$150 and includes a basic set of drawing pencils

For more information and JD's bio, click here

This class is sponsored but he Colored Pencil Society of America

On January 28, 2019 three artists met at a little café in downtown Prosper.  The gathering was the result of an online neighborly chat regarding the love for art as well as a desire to meet other like-minded artists who were new to the area.

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