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The 50th Anniversary Year will again have monthly live demonstrators, demonstrating various media and techniques. 

Our next regular meeting will be Tuesday, Feb. 16th. The February artist will be Jane Monsson.

I have known Jane for several years and am impressed with the innovative techniques she uses in her art. Her love of horses is transferred to the canvas in beautiful exciting ways. She uses texture and sometimes wire and texture to build up the images and bring them forward to the viewer. Then acrylic colors are added to the final product.

Her work is a major attraction at horse shows across the country. Locally, her work can be seen at Café Bohemia in Plano and frequently at ArtWalk in Valley View Center, Dallas. Her Facebook page, Monsson Fine Art, also has examples of her work. I know we will learn a lot from this artist.

Upcoming Demonstrators for the 2015-2016 Season:
February 2016
Artist: Jane Monsson
Medium: Texturing
March 2016
Artist: Gail Delger
Medium: Acrylic Collage
April 2016
Artist: Pat Kochen
Medium: Watercolor
May 2016
Artist: Rusty Jones
Medium: Oil Landscape


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

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Features works from high school age students living in the Richardson ISD area. Take-in is set for December 17th and 18th. It will close on January 5th.

Best of Show winning work of Gaylord O'Con in the 48th Richardson Civic Art Society's Regional Juried Art Show and Sale

RCAS 48th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition and Sale
Complete list of Winners and Slide Show.


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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Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month - from September to May - in the Richardson Public Library basement meeting room. The meetings begin at 6:30 p.m.

The business meeting is followed by a demo artist in any of several media including watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, and mixed media.

We also have Painting-of-the-Month available to members, which is voted on by peers at a break in the meeting. Cash awards are given out to winners. Show and Share, also at this time, is a display of any 3-d work by members.

Come early and participate in our Critique Corner at 6:00. Visitors are always encouraged to join us.

Highlights of Recent Meetings

NOTE: Artist marked with * will be giving workshops.

November 17, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Janice Hamilton Pastels
No Meeting in December    
January 19, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Nancy Medina Oil Florals
February 16, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Jane Monsson Texturing
March 15, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Gail Delger Acrylic Collage
April 19, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Pat Kochen Watercolor
May 17, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Rusty Jones Oil Landscape