Spend a wonderful weekend downtown McKinney at the McKinney Art Studio Tour. Open Saturday November 9 from 10:00 - 4:00 PM, the Carriage House at the Heard-Craig Center will have an Art Book Sale, and a chance to view artwork by young art prodigys from the MISD School System. For those wishin...
Saturday, November 9 2019 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Join us at the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts for a FREE Art History lecture every First Wednesday of the Month. The Artist featured for November 6th is Frida Kahlo.
Wednesday, November 6 2019 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM
The North Texas Porcelain Guild will be providing FREE DEMOS on October 22nd in the Heard-Craig Carriage House. After the Demos, join us for tea and desserts. Reservations are required. The following month (November), the Porcelain Guild will have their ANNUAL ORNAMENT PAINTING WORKSHOP whic...
Tuesday, October 22 2019 1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
It has been over 100 years since the invention of recorded sound. But in the past few years in North Texas, a rich tradition of musical excellence has re-emerged with the fabulous sounds from Mr. Tony Stride. Taught in the ancient traditions from the golden era of music, Mr. Stride will share...
Thursday, October 17 2019 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM
A lunch hour bonanza of Chocolate awaits you at the Heard-Craig! From 12:00 - 1:00 PM, we'll be serving a quick salad and savory, followed by a plateful of wonderful chocolate treats. Each month features a different delectable item from a wide variety of local vendors. Chocolate lovers have ...
Wednesday, September 25 2019 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
As a Smithsonian affiliate, the Heard-Craig Center for the Arts in downtown McKinney is pleased to provide several Saturday morning tours for museum buffs. The tours will be at 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Tours are half price on Smithsonian Museum Day ($5.00) so make your reservation today...
Saturday, September 21 2019 9:00 AM — 11:30 AM
Public unveiling of a ne McKinney Museum Amenity, funded in part by the McKinney Community Development Corporation. Opening Reception will run from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Friday, September 13, 2019 and the public is invited to come and go between 4-7. Hailed as retro and vintage, the art i...
Friday, September 13 2019 4:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Make your reservation today for the September Tea & Conversation event, held September 11, 2019 inside the beautiful Heard-Craig Center for the Arts. The program, "Adventures of An Art Quilter" begins at 2:00 pm in the Carriage House. The speaker is Carolyn Skei. Carolyn will show some of h...
Wednesday, September 11 2019 2:00 PM — 4:30 PM
Register early to attend the downtown McKinney Community WALKING TOUR with local historian and expert, Mr. Guy Giersch. Mr. Giersch is the Historic Preservation Officer for the City of McKinney and is knowledgeable about McKinney's archetecture, art, and downtown square. Although there is a ...
Thursday, September 5 2019 9:00 AM — 12:00 PM
Join us as Collin County professor, Clair Robertson, shares some history about the Greek Painter, EL GRECO. El Greco (formal name, Doménikos Theotokópoulos) was a Greek painter, architect, and sculptor. (Spanish Renaissance). In 1570 he moved to Rome, where he opened a workshop and executed...
Wednesday, September 4 2019 12:30 PM — 1:30 PM