Exhibits and Events
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.
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.
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!
Ceramic Flowers for the Fall Garden- Instructor Ann Geiger
Participants will enjoy two sessions in the clay studio making garden art. Using hand-building techniques, students will create decorative pieces to add colors to the fall garden or home. No experience is necessary.
The two-part workshop with take place Tuesday, November 4 and Thursday, November 6 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Fees are $55 for DCA members; $85 for nonmembers.
Festive Fall Apple Bags – Instructor Windy Karpavage
Students will work with a pattern kit that includes all materials, and yields a charming, felted-wool apple bag in a variety of colors, decorated with beading. This class is for the intermediate student.
The two-day workshop will take place on Saturday, November 15 and Saturday, November 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Students should bring a lunch. The fees are $40 for DCA members and $70 for nonmembers, plus a $50 supply fee payable to the instructor.
To learn about these and other classes, call 410-228-7782.
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!
Second Saturday, December 13, 2014 2pmPresented by the Dorchester Drama Guild : “The Night Before Christmas”
A Dramatic Reading, followed by a festive carol.
ALL ARE WELCOME!!!
Adults $3 / Children $2
It’s time to prepare for DCA’s Annual Community Photography & Digital Arts Exhibit and Competition coming up in November. Download your application form here: PhotoShow.application.Nov2014, or stop by the Center any time to pick up a copy. We hope to see you in November!
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.
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!
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