Opportunities

Carson CIty

Request for Qualifications (RFQ): Artist Designed Bike Racks for Carson City, Nevada

Category: Call For Entries/Competitions
Deadline: 4-30-2017
City: Carson CIty

Overview: The Carson City Visitors Bureau in partnership with Muscle Powered is seeking artists’ qualifications for the design of five (5) bike racks at high visibility locations in Downtown Carson City.

Cummington

My Mother, My Hero Essay Contest

Category: Call For Entries/Competitions
Deadline: 5-1-2017
City: Cummington

This year for Mother’s Day, in honor of the strength and commitment mothers provide for their children and families, Swift River and Shame Kills are proud to sponsor the “My Mother, My Hero” essay contest with a $200 prize for the winning essay!

Las Vegas

Celebrating Life! 2017 Juried Exhibit for Adults 50 and Better

Category: Call For Entries/Competitions
Deadline: 4-26-2017
City: Las Vegas

This is the 15th year of the city's ever popular juried exhibit for adults 50 and better and who reside in Southern Nevada. Counties included in this exhibit opportunity are: Clark Esmeralda, Lincoln, Mineral, and Nye. Artists who have to ship their work must provide round trip shipping.

Creative Painting Techniques with Oils or Acrylics

Category: Class
Deadline: 4-28-2017
City: Las Vegas

Announcing painting classes in oils & acrylics taught by local teaching artist Kelly Knox will begin on Friday, April 28th from either 12-3pm or 7-10pm. Beginners and advanced painters welcome! Cost is $35 per Friday session via PayPal or pay at the gallery upon arrival.

Open Call for Submissions

Category: Call For Entries/Competitions
Deadline: 6-1-2017
City: Las Vegas

We seek pieces that feature a distinct flavor and sentiment of Nevada culture, the kind of stories that highlight the ordinary as well as the extraordinary. We appreciate well-written literary works in all genres.
We’re accepting submissions until June 1, 2017.

Reno

Vocal Production Workshop

Category: Workshops/Webinars
Deadline: 4-30-2017
City: Reno

You are invited to participate in singer/actor/director/voice teacher Cami Thompson’s 3-hour “Vocal Production Workshop”. It will be held at Brüka Theatre on Sunday April 30th from 1:00 to 4:00pm.

Intro to Painting!

Category: Class
Deadline: 5-3-2017
City: Reno

Explore your creativity with watercolor, acrylic, and oil paints! This class will take place on Wednesdays.

Six sessions with all supplies included, for $100! Be sure to paint with a friend!

Paint & Sip: Henri Matisse

Category: Class
Deadline: 5-13-2017
City: Reno

Learn basic painting techniques while having fun in a small social setting for all levels. Create your own Matisse masterpiece! Leave here not only with a painting for all to admire, but also a memorable experience.

Featured painting is Henri Matisse’s “Goldfish and Palette”.

Music & Art for Preschoolers

Category: Class
Deadline: 5-15-2017
City: Reno

Join us for a week of exploration into the world of Music & Art! Each class consists of a 30-minute music session, followed by a 30-minute art project to elaborate each lesson.
For ages 3-5 years old.

This class is designed for a child AND parent/guardian participation.

T.G.I.A.F. - Painting Lake Tahoe

Category: Class
Deadline: 5-26-2017
City: Reno

Learn how to paint your very own view of Lake Tahoe! This painting will be featuring the beautiful view of Emerald Bay. Take home your very own 16″x 20″ canvas as a wonderful painting!

FREE Downloadable Adult Coloring eBOOK Illustrated by Carol Foldvary-Anderson

Category: General
Deadline: 6-30-2017
City: Reno

Have fun! DeStress and put some color in your life coloring these beautiful Spring images illustrated by NAC (Nevada Arts Council) Artist + Communities Educator Carol Foldvary-Anderson. Printing the images on all types of paper you are able to work in watercolors, colored pencils, and gel pens.

Sparks

Summer Musical Theater Camp

Category: Performing Arts
Deadline: 6-19-2017
City: Sparks

Do you love to act, sing and dance? Then come be part of the Party! “The Birthday Party” that is, an original musical written for Sierra School of Performing Arts’ Summer Musical Theater Camp, June 19-23, 2107.

Virginia City

St. Mary's Art Center Imaginations Children's Art Programs

Category: Community
Deadline: 12-8-2017
City: Virginia City

We are pleased to introduce our new Imaginations Children's Art Programs designed to bring creativity and arts to children. We have a great team of art instructors who have developed a diverse array of classes for students to enjoy.