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MEETINGS & DEMONSTRATIONS

RCAS breaks for the summer months - no meetings from June thru August. Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 19, 2017.

The September Demo Artist is Marie Renfro, demonstrating Collage/Pastel.

Color and creativity best describe Marie Renfro’s paintings in oil or acrylic. A very versatile artist, Marie enjoys using various media to express her emotional response to a subject. Her work has received numerous outstanding awards and is included in major collections. She holds a Master of Fine Arts Degree from Texas Woman’s University in Denton, TX and has studied in several European countries.

Marie is a lifetime member of the Plano Art Association, a Signature member of the Southwestern Watercolor Society, the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies, and Associated Creative Artist’s of Texas, and the Texas Visual Arts Association. She is also a member of the Dallas Museum of Art.

Click Here for more Information about Marie's Work.

UPCOMING
DEMONSTRATORS
September 2017
Artist: Marie Renfro
Liquid Acrylic/Collage
October 2017
Artist: Cecy Turner
Oil
November 2017
Artist: Pete Quaid
Oils
December 2017
Artist: Benjamin Vincent
Caricatures
January 2018
Artist: Soon Warren
Watercolor
Febuary 2018
Artist: George H. Jones
Watercolor
March 2018
Artist: Guy Beals
Wild Flower Collage
April 2018
Artist: Frank Sowells
Acrylic
May 2018
Artist: Nel Dorn Byrd
Watercolor

WORKSHOPS

RCAS has several workshops scheduled every year by accomplished artists - both local and national. Check out workshops page.

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YOUNG PEOPLE'S
SHOW 2017

Features works from high school age students living in the Richardson ISD area. The show runs from December 1 thru January 6th.

Click Here for more information and 2017 ONLINE ENTRY FORM.

• Click Here for List of 2016 Winners for Young Peoples/Student's Show


Best of Show - Ann Hardy

• SEE THE WINNERS!
RCAS 51st Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition and Sale
Complete list of Winners and Slide Show.

SHOWS

We have several shows each season, including a show for local high school students and a well-regarded regional show for all Texas artists.

Show dates for the current season are listed on the Shows page. To see photos from previous shows, go to the Archives page.

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RCAS 2017 MEMBERSHIP SHOW

RCAS 2017 Membership Show

All current RCAS members may enter up to 3 works of art. Non-members may join prior to the show in order to participate. The entry deadline is October 3, 2017. Take-in will be on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Richardson Library, Third Floor Gallery.

Fees are $25 for one piece, $30 for two or $35 for three. Cash and merchandise awards will be presented at the monthly membership meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in the basement meeting room at the library at 6:30pm.... READ MORE ON MEMBERSHIP SHOW PAGE

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Richardson 2017 "Young Peoples" Art Show

December 1, 2017 thru January 6, 2018

Sponsored by the Richardson Civic Art Society; Sponsorred in part by the City of Richardson and the Richardson Cultural Arts Commission

$2000 in Cash Prize Awards

Eligibility: 9th, 10th, 11th, & 12th Grade Students attending RISD High Schools or High School Students residing in Richardson, but attending non-RISD schools. All 2-D works are accepted: Painting, Drawing, Collage and Photography. CLICK HERE FOR FULL PROSPECTUS.

• CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE ENTRY FORM •

• CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE ENTRY FROMS FOR ARTWORK •

If you have questions please email Debbie Langham at debbielangham@yahoo.com

2017 - 51st RCAS Regional Competition

The Juror for the 51st Regional competition, Hebe Brooks, (also last years Best of Show winner) has choosen 80 artists to show in the exhibition, and selected the Award Winners for this years competition. The show will hang from April 26th thru May 27th. The Awards ceremony and reception will be held Sunday, May 14th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE TO SEE SHOW BROCHURE WITH AWARD WINNERS!

RCAS 51st Regional Competition Winners
• CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS & MORE INFORMATION •
RCAS 2017 Spring Show Award Winners
2017 RCAS Spring Show Award Winners
SEE LIST OF SPRING SHOW AWARD WINNERS


Richardson Civic Center

Nine paintings done by current Board members are currently on display at the Richardson Civic Center, and will hang until Nov 15th in the west entry area of the Civic Center. This is the first time a RCAS show has hung at City Hall.

Highlights of May's Meeting, 2017

Highlights of April's Meeting, 2017 (Click Here)

Highlights of March's Meeting, 2017 (Click Here)

Highlights of February's Meeting, 2017 (Click Here)

Highlights of January's Meeting, 2017 (Click Here)

Highlights of Christmas Party, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of November's Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of October's Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of September's Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of May's Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of April's Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)

Highlights of the March Meeting, 2016 (Click Here)


WINNERS OF THE ALTRUSA/RCAS WORLD PEACE SHOW

THE RICHARDSON CIVIC ART SOCIETY

We are a non-profit organization operated for charitable and educational purposes. Our goal is to organize and support events in the Visual Arts that encourage the pursuit of excellence. We are located in Richardson, Texas and our projects are funded in part by the City of Richardson through the City of Richardson Arts Commission.