Exhibits and Events

Friday Morning Drawing

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

Friday Morning Drawing    10:00 am to noon

Come join our Friday Morning Drawing class –October through December.   This is a FREE class to DCA members, only.

Our artists enjoy their time together, while practicing their drawing skills of live models.

Questions, please call 410-228-7782.Friday Morning Drawing Group

 

 

 

Fiber Art Fridays

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

Fiber Friday ArtistsFiber Art Fridays      10:00 am to noon

Come join us on Friday mornings at the Dorchester Center for the Arts.  Bring your project and join a great group of fiber artists.  From knitting, crocheting, quilting, rug hooking, to weaving—–all are welcome!

If you need assistance with your project,  Windy Karpavage and Mary Romans are happy to be of help to you.

This is a FREE, ongoing class.
DCA membership is encouraged, but not required.

If you have any questions, please call 410-228-7782.

The Literary Lunchbox December 5, 2014 12:00 NOON

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Events and News, Featured Slider | 0 comments

The Literary Lunchbox    December 5, 2014  12:00 NOON

Join us for the Literary Lunchbox on December 5, 2014 at 12 Noon.

12 noon to 1 pm

Stop by on your lunch hour for a monthly bite of culture along with your sandwich. Local authors will read from and /or discuss their books.

Q & A included.

Bring your lunch, beverage provided.

Free.  All are welcome.     DCA membership encouraged, but not required.

 

2015 Instructors and Students Show and Sale

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Attention all DCA instructors and students!

The 2015 Instructors and Students Show & Sale will showcase the work of our talented instructors and their students in a variety of media during the month of January. To find out how to participate, download these forms or ask us about it at the Center. We hope to see you in January!

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“Night of a Zillion Snowflakes”

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

“Night of a Zillion Snowflakes”

Also on Second Saturday, December 13, 2014     5pm –  7:30pm

Presented by the Wednesday Morning Artists as part of their gallery show and sale.

“Small Works ( and Other Good Things) for the Holidays”

 

Creative Art Activities * Imaginative Appetizers * Choral Presentation

Free Drawing for a One-Year DCA Membership!

 

The Night Before Christmas

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Events and News, In the Galleries | 0 comments

The Night Before Christmas

Second Saturday, December 13, 2014   2pm

Presented by the Dorchester Drama Guild : “The Night Before Christmas”

A Dramatic Reading, followed by a festive carol.

ALL ARE WELCOME!!!

Adults $3 / Children $2

 

Register now for Fall Classes

Posted by on Sep 13, 2014 in Classes and Workshops, Featured Slider, Ongoing Classes, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Register now for Fall Classes

Classes Collage Winter 2013DORCHESTER CENTER FOR THE ARTS ANNOUNCES FALL CLASSES

Now that students are back to school, the Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) invites the community to participate in upcoming classes and programs. Enroll in one of the many affordable offerings. Supply lists for classes are available from DCA. To learn more about theses classes, call 410-228-7782, or click on the link to the right for a pdf of the class schedule.

Art for All

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Featured Slider, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

Art for All
Join us Second Saturdays from 3:00-5:00 for Art for All!

Drop in and discover your inner artist!  Guided projects vary monthly.  All are welcome!  No registration necessary.  Under 16 please be accompanied by an adult.

This program is FREE!

Water Moves Us to Paint Great Scenes

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in Events and News, Featured Slider | 0 comments

Water Moves Us to Paint Great Scenes

Marking the culmination of a comprehensive planning and creative process, Dorchester County Economic Development (DCED) unveiled the county’s new brand marketing campaign “water moves us” to elected officials, businesses and community leaders earlier this month.

To read more about this exciting campaign visit choosedorchester.org

 

 

Applications Available for Community Arts Grants in Dorchester County

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 in Events and News | 0 comments

Applications Available for Community Arts Grants in Dorchester County

Applications are now being accepted for organizations wishing to apply for The Community Arts Grants program. The deadline for receipt of the  Fall 2014 applications is Friday, Monday, July 15, 2014. The deadline for the Spring 2015 applications is December 21, 2014. These grants are an allocation of the DorchesterCenter for the Arts as the designated Dorchester County Arts Council, and monies are to be used for arts programming.

The funds allocated in the grant are from the Maryland State Arts Council and are intended to encourage arts participation across the county.

Supported arts disciplines include:

  • dance
  • theatre
  • visual arts
  • music
  • film/media arts
  • literary arts
  • folk/heritage/traditional and multi-disciplinary arts programming

Individual grants average $100-900. Granting allocations will total $2000 for the 20014-2015 fiscal year. Programs must take place between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015.

Applications are evaluated on the following criteria:

  • artistic merit
  • organizational
  • effectiveness
  • service to the community.

Organizations receiving funds must be located or producing programs in DorchesterCounty and be incorporated as a not-for-profit organization or be in the process of obtaining 501(c) (3) certification.

DOWNLOAD THE GUIDELINES AND APPLICATION:
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download    grant guidlines