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Second Annual Western Art Show and Sale

October 30, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/08/2013 - 6:00pm

The Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford will hold its Second Annual Western Art Show and Sale on Nov. 8. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m.
The event includes dinner from Copper Creek Restaurant and will feature Red Steagall as host. The art show and sale features 12 professional artists and over 36 pieces of art attendees can go home with that evening. Tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased on the Doss Heritage and Culture Center’s website at www.dosscenter.org.
“Our list of artists couldn’t be stronger,” said Amanda Rush, Curator at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. “And art buyers should be thrilled; we will have paintings, sculptures, such a variety of mediums,” she continued. Many of the participating artists are members of the Cowboy Artists of America, an organization that has as its mission to authentically preserve and perpetuate the culture of Western life in fine art.

The artists (as of press time) include:
· Bruce Greene
· George Hallmark
· Jason Scull
· Mark Haworth
· Martin Grelle
· Mary Ross Buchholz
· Paul Moore
· Sherry Harrington
· Teal Blake
· Tony Eubanks
· Tyler Crow
· Jeff Gottfried

The Doss Heritage and Culture Center is located at 1400 Texas Drive in Weatherford and the phone number is 817-599-6168. For more information on current exhibits and activities, visit the museum’s Facebook page or website, www.dosscenter.org. The mission of the James and Dorothy Doss Heritage and Culture Center is to collect, preserve and exhibit the heritage of Parker County and Texas.

Sports Calendar

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

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