Meetings and Demos
2022-2023 Artist Demonstration Schedule
August 28, 2023 - To Be Announced
6:30 to 8:15 pm
Live at TAG
Junanne Peck is an inter- disciplinary artist, with printmaking as her primary art form. She is a seasoned educator and Teaching Artist in the DFW area. Junanne Peck is a TXO Artist (Texas original Artist) selected by the Texas Commission on The Arts. Her works are featured in solo and invitational exhibits.
Peck is a practicing artist-painter and printmaker for more than 30 years. Born in Texas and growing up in New Mexico. Her works are exhibited in New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana and throughout Texas. Her works have been in solo and group exhibits. Peck also curates exhibits. She has been presenting workshops with Akua Inks using the pin press and etching press for the last six years.
Peck studied painting and sculpture at New Mexico State and was introduced to printmaking in Austin, TX at Flat Bed press. I love that original prints can exist in more than one place at once and be shared with a wide audience.
August 29, 2022
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Live at TAG
Margie Whittington is an award-winning Fort Worth artist who works in pastels, watercolor, acrylics and oils. In addition, she has taught watercolor at the Upstairs Gallery for more than 15 years. In addition to many top art association shows, she has been featured in the Preservation Is The Art Of The City Art Show And Sale benefiting Historic Fort Worth, Inc. Margie attended the University of Texas at Arlington where she studied commercial art. Her art association memberships include signature member of the Southwestern Watercolor Society in Dallas, Texas, and signature member of the Society of Watercolor Artists in Fort Worth, Texas. Margie has studied with many professional water media artists such as Al Brouillette, Judi Betts, Doug Walton, Tom Lynch and oil painter, Jean Chambers, just to name a few. Margie is currently a member of an art group known as Canvas by Canvas. This is a group of 11 artists who paint interesting and colorful subjects together. Each of their finished paintings is the result of the combined efforts of a majority of the members of the group. Margie will demonstrate working on a mid-tone background with acrylics. We will be painting along with her.
We will all take home a lovely painting at the end of the meeting. a Gray surface will be provided and Quin Gold will be provided. If you have acrylics please bring a nice selection if not some will be provided.