Art Workshops

Want to make a theremin synthesizer?  How about a macramé plant hanger or watercolor portrait? We offer exciting informal art workshops, in a relaxed and unpretentious environment to help you get creative and take your mind off your regular classes for awhile, as well as to discover and foster new skills and talents you never knew you had!

The workshops are usually led by some of the DFW area’s top artists, so you have an amazing opportunity to learn from the best-- right here on campus and absolutely free!

For questions or more information, please contact:


Fall 2019


Wednesday, September 25, 6:00pm, Room 341

Embroidery - Jackie Lawrence

- Embroidery has been used in craft and fine art for centuries - create your own unique piece with local fibers sensation Jackie Lawrence!


Thursday, October 10, 6:00pm, Room 339

Pom Pom - Niki Dionne

- Come join the pom pom party with Niki Dionne and learn how to make these cute accessories!


Monday, October 21, Two sesssions: 11am-1pm ; 2pm-4pm,  Room 339

Plush Skeleton - Lora O'Shaughnessy 

- Make a forever friend from a bag o'(plush)bones just in time for Halloween with local artist Lora O'Shaughnessy.


Wednesday November 6 (Room 382) and Thursday November 7 (Room 385), 6:00pm

Song Writing Workshop - Emily Busch

- Explore the exciting world of songwriting and get a "Core Memory Card" deck created by artist/musician Birdie Busch!




Spring 2019

Screen Printing with James Jenkins

Felted Forms with Abby Sherrill

Macrame Plant Hangers - with Analise Minjarez

Felt Banners - with KB Illustration

Touchable Paintings with Rachel Fischer

Hand Lettering with Emile Stewart of Wildflower Studios

Fall 2018

DIY Stamp Patch - with Analise Minjarez

Expressive Charcoal Techniques - with Zarina Kay

Indigo Shibori - with Analise Minjarez 

Felted Forms - with Abby Sherrill

Screen Printing - with James Jenkins

Monster Lab - with Lora O'Shaughnessy

Spring 2018

Sun Prints – with Erica Garza

Synthesizer Building – with James Akers

Watercolor Botanicals – with Zarina Karapetyan

Macrame Plant Hanger– with Analise Minjarez

Ink Painting – with Rachel Fischer

Marbling on Silk- with Shannon Driscoll

Stitched Structures –with Abby Sherril

Screen Printing– with James Jenkins

Fall 2017

Indigo Shibori –  with Analise Minjarez

Turkish Marbling – with Brandon Nichols

Brush Lettering – with Emile Stewart

Touchable Painting – with Rachel Fischer

Piñata Banner – with Giovanni Valderas

Synthesizer Building – with James Akers

Tiny Terrain – with Rachel Fischer