Paintings Among the Petunias: Artscape at Dallas Arboretum This Weekend

The Dallas Arboretum hosts Artscape, a juried fine art and fine craft show on April 26 and 27, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Artscape will feature 75 national and local artists and their nature-inspired artwork on display and for sale including paintings, sculpture, 2-D and 3-D mixed media pieces, photography and more. On both days, artists from the Creative Arts Center of Dallas will demonstrate a variety of art mediums, while acoustic music fills the garden with sounds of spring.

Enjoy paintings and other art among the petunias and pansies this weekend at the Dallas Arboretum. (Photo courtesy of Dallas Arboretum)

Noted artists who have juried into this year’s show include Fred Prescott of Santa Fe, N.M., whose colorful, kinetic sculptures have been commissioned by Warner Brother Studios and Walt Disney Company; Lyn Foley of Round Top, Texas, who is an award-winning glass artist and jeweler; Kathy Steckel of Crawford, Colo., whose oil, pastel and kiln formed glass have won awards around the country.

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April 26 & 27

Dallas Arboretum

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Event tickets included in regular admission


About the Dallas Arboretum

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is located on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake at 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218. The Dallas Arboretum is also the home of the internationally acclaimed Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. The Arboretum is open daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 65 and older, $10 for children 3-12 and free for Arboretum members and children two and under. There is an additional cost of $3 per person for entrance into the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. On-site parking is $10. The Dallas Morning News is the principal partner of the Dallas Arboretum. For more information on the Dallas Arboretum, visit

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