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Art Exhibit Opening Reception at the Creative Arts Center
By Sandy Barber, Executive Director, Creative Arts Center
Feb 29, 2024
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Bonham, Texas -- The Creative Arts Center in Bonham is pleased to host Art Exhibit Opening Receptions on the first Friday of every month.  The next event is coming up quickly on Friday, March 1. The theme for this month’s exhibit is "water."   North Texas Municipal Water District is sponsoring this opening night reception.

The Center is currently seeking submissions of artwork by that depicts a water theme or artist choice.  Artwork can include paintings, drawings, photography and sculptures.

“We are so pleased to have North Texas Municipal Water District as our opening night reception sponsor.  They seemed like a logical choice to ask, given our theme is water,” said Sandy Barber, Director of the Creative Arts Center.  “I am particularly hoping we get one or more fabulous photos of the new Bois d’Arc Lake for the exhibit too.”

All are invited to come view the artwork, meet the artists, enjoy some light appetizers and network with others. The reception will be come and go from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 1 at the art center at 200 W. 5th in Bonham.

Artwork is due by 5:00 p.m. on February 29 and all artists are strongly encouraged to attend the opening reception.  Submissions are accepted during the center’s regular business hours, Tuesday -Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Regular exhibit entry is free for Artist Members of the Creative Arts Center or $30 per artist for Non-Members.  There is a limit of three pieces of art per artist per month.  The center welcomes new artist members.  For more information, go to www.CreativeArtsCenterBonham.org or call (903) 640-2196.