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Gallery Hours:

Monday: by appointment

Tuesday: 10  - 7

Wednesday: 10 - 5

Thursday: 10 - 7

Friday: 10 - 5

Saturday: 10 - 4

Sunday: by appointment


Gallery Location:

124 E. Northfield Dr., Ste. k 
Brownsburg, IN 46112
317.852.0252

 

Artistic Designs Gallery

Custom Picture Framing...  Fine Art... Art Classes... Art Supplies...Corporate Art Consultation

Tesdahl Wedding Announcement and Photo 72Artistic Designs Gallery provides quality custom picture framing and corporate framing to the  Brownsburg, Avon, Danville and Plainfield communities. Our reputation for creative picture frame designs has drawn clients from as far as Columbus and Mooresville, Indiana. Located in Brownsburg, our family owned and operated establishment has served Hendricks County and the Greater Indianapolis area with over 23 years of exceptional design and service.

 

 

8th Annual Miniature Fine Art Show

8th Annual Miniature Fine Art Awards

June 28-July 26th 

To view the entire 2014 Miniature Fine Art Show  on line click on the 2014 Miniature Art Gallery

 

And the awards go to...

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"Guaymas Shrimpers" watercolor by Wes Siegrist, 7.25"x 7.25", $1850 "Best of Show" Award

sponsored by First Merchants Bank

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"Matchless" watercolor by Janet Laird-Lagassee, 5" x 7", $1,100 "Best of Watercolor" Award

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"Odd Companions" oil by Beverly Abbott, 5.5" x 7.25", $475 "Best of Oil" Award

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"Rama- Lama-Ding-Dong" acrylic by Linda Rossin, 5 1/4" x 5 1/4," $650 "Best of Acrylic" Award

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"Winter Little Farm No. 2" pen and ink by Mary Serfass, 6" x 4 1/2," $750,"Best of Combined Categories: Drawing, Porcelein, Mixed Media and Sculpture" Award

 

 

Art Supplies

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We carry high quality art supplies by Liquitex, Winsor Newton, Prismacolor, Strathmore, Canson, Derwent, Strathmore, Canson, Fredix and Ampersand that have been tested by our gallery artists and employed John Herron art students. We carry the best materials for foundational classes in drawing, painting, illustration, and watercolor.

If you are an art or design student at John Herron School of Art, The Art Institute of Indianapolis, Ivy Tech or Butler stop in and see what we have in stock. You can also e-mail us your supply lists so we can make sure we stock what you need. We know our materials and can give art students with a vaild student ID and materials list a 10% discount.

Need a special material? Check out SLSArts.com  Search their cataloque and send us an email with the item # description and quantitiies along with your phone number. Orders received and paid in full by Saturday will arrive in our store for pick up by the following Thursday. 

 

Here is a sampling of the supplies we carry

Drawing Supplies: graphite sticks and pencils, charcoal: vine compressed pencils, conte crayons, prismacolor colored pencils, derwent watercolor pencils, India ink, micron pens, 

Painting Supplies: Liquitex Heavy Body Acrylics, Gesso, Mediums, Winsor Newton Cotman Series Tube Watercolors, Masking fluid

Brushes: Princeton Snap Brushes all sizes all media, Winsor Newton Series 7 Watercolor  Brushes, Winsor Newton Cotman Series Brushes

Sketchbooks and Journals: by Global Arts, Strathmore and Canson

Large Papers by the sheet: BFK Rives White, Stathmore Charcoal, Strathmore Watercolor 140 # Cold Press, Crescent Cold Press Illustration Board,

Decorative Papers by the sheet: Shizen Indian Printed, Black Ink Papers: Thai Unryu, Ogura Lace

Accessories: Art Bin Storage Boxes, Global Arts Pencil Cases, Viewfinders, Dividers, Value Scales, Color Wheels, Palettes, Portfolios, Erasers

 

Summer Art Classes

Ink FlowerSketching with Pen and Ink : Ages 14-Adult

July 8,15,22,29

Tuesdays 6pm-8pm

Cost: $125

Supply Fee $25

Registration

Students will learn a variety of sketching techniques that can be used to sketch outdoors. Work with pen and ink and watercolor pencils to capture the essence of water, trees, mountains, flowers, plants and cityscapes. Supply Fee provides a sketchbook, brush, ink pens, and watercolor pencils. Classes are limited to 8 students. Sign up today!

Classes are limited to 8 students. Sign up today!

 

Sketching with Pen and Ink: Ages 8-12

Thursdays 10:30am-12pm

July 10,17,24,31

Cost: $100

Supply Fee $25

Registration

 

Students will learn a variety of sketching techniques that can be used to sketch outdoors. Work with pen and ink and watercolor pencils to capture the essence of water, trees, mountains, flowers, plants and cityscapes. Supply Fee provides a sketchbook, brush, ink pens, and watercolor pencils. Classes are limited to 8 students. Sign up today!

 

Braun Art Journal ImageArt Journaling/Creative Expression: Ages 12-17

Fridays 3-4:30 pm 

 July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1 (Aug 1st class may start later due to school commencing)

 

Cost: $100 payable to Artistic Designs Gallery

Supply Fee $25

Registration

Students will learn to connect their senses, thoughts, and feelings into concrete
visual images. They will discover how to transform journaling with the written word
into journaling with visual images in a sketchbook. Emphasis will be placed on
personal discoveries within exercises developed to experiment with the expression
of line, color and form. A variety of drawing media will be explored including:graphite pencils, colored pencils, charcoal, water soluble media and pastels.

Supply Fee includes a sketchbook and use of quality art materials in the studio during class.

Classes are limited to 8 students. Sign up today!