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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

Tuesday, December 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Birdville, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Springtown, Freshmen 5:30 p.m., JV 5:30 p.m. and Varsity 7 p.m.

Thursday, December 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Freshmen and JV at Mineral Wells Invitational

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Weatherford New Car Dealers Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fort Worth Cowtown Classic

Tuesday, December 9

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Stephenville at Aledo High School, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Thursday, December 11

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Decatur Tournament

Monday, December 15

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Southwest at Aledo High School, B 5 p.m., A 5 p.m. and JV 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 16

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at Aledo High School, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

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