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Art Salon: Keen Observation

On Thursday, May 5, Waterfall Arts will hold an art salon as part of its current open call show, Keen Observation. All are invited to attend and discuss how closely observing a subject effects the creative and art making process. Salon, from the French word salon (a living room or parlor), means a gathering for conversation and […]

Successful Waldoboro potluck kicks off new Medomak Arts programming

More than 60 Waldoboro and midcoast citizens filled the Space @ No. 9 What do you get when you put meat pies, oil paintings, and over 60 caring citizens into a single space? One very successful community arts potluck, says Medomak Arts Project, a Waldoboro-based nonprofit. While the organization’s general mission is to “foster imagination […]

March {Mapping} Madness ArtLab for All Ages

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites you to create and experiment with March {Mapping} Madness on Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 2-4 p.m. at CMCA’s temporary South End location, 218 Main Street, Rockland. Dreaming of far off equatorial destinations? Arctic/Antarctic explorations? Imaginary travels in your own backyard? Choose your own adventure with a mystery bag […]

CRAFT Gallery announces Craft Apprenticeship Program

CRAFT Gallery in Rockland announces the inaugural 2016 Craft Apprenticeship Program (CAP). Gallery owner Barbara Michelena was honored to be one of three jurors who selected the recipients. The Maine Crafts Association in partnership with the Maine Arts Commission implemented the new statewide program offered to contemporary craft artists with Maine connections. The program supports […]

Harlow Gallery Second Sundays Schedule: Jan. thru June 2016

Bookmaking workshop, January 2015. (Staff Photo by Allison McKeen) After a successful and inspiring year of SECOND SUNDAY events, The Harlow Gallery in Hallowell is pleased to announce that the series of free community art-related events has workshops scheduled through June 2016 and plans to continue the series throughout 2016. Mark your calendars and look […]

Dec. 5 + 12 = ArtLab for All Ages Workshops

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) invites you to participate in two December ArtLab explorations. Teaching artist, Alexis Iammarino offers Pattern and Ornament on Paper at the Rockland Recreation Center on Saturday, December 5, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. We welcome all ages to experiment with and develop their own ornament and patterning styles on paper. From the clothing we wear […]