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Collin College Hosts North Texas Printmaking Guild

Collin College Hosts North Texas Printmaking GuildAug. 8, 2016 – THE ARTS gallery will host The North Texas Printmakers Guild: An Exhibition of Texas Prints, a collection of prints created by artists based in the North Texas region, organized by curator and Collin College art professor Carter Scaggs, from Aug. 22-Sept. 8.

The North Texas Printmaker’s Guild works to increase exposure for the print arts through collaborations, discourse, gallery exhibitions, demonstrations and guild-driven exchanges. This show will include pieces created through a variety of processes by 15 different artists, including Scaggs.

The gallery will hold a reception for the show from 4-7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 1. The gallery is located on Collin College’s Spring Creek Campus, Room A175, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. Regular gallery hours are: 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m-3 p.m., Friday-Saturday.

For more information about this or other exhibitions, contact Gallery Director Julie Shipp at 972.516.5070 or . THE ARTS gallery webpage is .

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,300 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.