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Get ArtRageous! 2-hr Art Classes Wednesdays at 5:30

Check out the variety of Get ArtRageous! classes offered at the Doña Ana Arts & Cultural Center held most Wednesdays at 5:30 pm (and a 2 pm class will be added if there is a demand for that time).    All materials are supplied and light refreshments with beer and wine are available.  Invite a [...]

2020-02-18T13:14:52-07:00

Review of recent Artist Workshop

February 16, 2020 I just finished three stimulating days taking a class by Nancy Begin and her sister Susan Hanssen, called “The Art of Simplification: Eliminating the Unnecessary to Let the Necessary Speak”.   It was outstanding!   They were a wonderful team and both were extremely well-prepared.  The classes were informative, fun and challenging to your [...]

2020-02-17T14:01:32-07:00

Get ArtRageous! Clay Play with Lisa Carlson – Part 2

Three-hour "sip, make & take" art class with all materials supplied and light refreshments.  Come learn and have fun! Come play in clay!! This is a two-part Get ArtRageous! class:   Part 2 on January 29, 2020 .  REGISTER HERE       Part 1 was held January 8 and is a pre-requisite to enroll in [...]

2019-12-10T12:36:55-07:00

Get ArtRageous! Gourd Jewelry-Making with Sylvia Hendrickson

Three-hour "sip, make & take" art class with all materials supplied and light refreshments.  Come learn and have fun! Join Sylvia and make beautiful necklaces using gourds, beads, and leather. She is back due to popular demand and she is holding the class from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. so you have time to make more [...]

2019-12-16T15:09:11-07:00

Artist Workshop: Fundamentals of Painting a Still-Life in Soft Pastel – February 27, 2020

Join Carolyn Bunch and Renee Mullis for a one day introduction to the art of pastel painting.  Instructors will guide students in the creation of a still life on either dark or light paper.  Instructors will focus on charcoal techniques to draw the still life.  Next, they will guide students in developing a full color [...]

2019-12-13T14:10:45-07:00

Get ArtRageous! Clay Play with Lisa Carlson – Part 1

Three-hour "sip, make & take" art class with all materials supplied and light refreshments.  Come learn and have fun! Come play in clay!! This will be a two-part Get ArtRageous! class:   January 8, 2020 Part 1  and January 29, 2020 Part 2.  (Register separately for each Part). REGISTER HERE The first class we will make [...]

2019-12-16T15:07:28-07:00

Painting Pet Portraits with Andy Mallen

TIME TO PAINT YOUR PETS IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS!   Denver artist Andy Mallen is coming back to Las Cruces to teach another workshop on How to Paint Your Pet (and love the results)!   Andy was here in February leading the workshop, ’Puppy Love’ in honor of Valentine’s Day.  And the folks who [...]

2019-09-16T15:08:15-07:00

DAAC Announces new Executive Director

Doña Ana Arts Council Announces New Executive Director   The Dona Ana Arts Council (DAAC) Board of Directors announces they have hired Steve Ruwoldt as DAAC’s new Executive Director effective October 1, 2019.  Ruwoldt recently left Memorial Medical Center after serving seven years as the Chief Operating Officer.   The Board welcomes Steve’s extensive managerial [...]

2019-09-12T11:07:37-07:00

Get ArtRageous! Two-hour “sip, make & take” classes every Wednesday

Come join the fun!  Beginners will find a supportive, inclusive atmosphere; advanced artists can try something new without buying all the materials. All materials included; light refreshments served.    Click HERE for a list of current classes.

2019-08-16T13:31:37-07:00