Exhibits and Events

Holiday Greeting Cards and Gift Tags with Brittany Andrew

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Featured Slider, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Holiday Greeting Cards and Gift Tags with Brittany Andrew

 

 

Holiday Greeting Cards and Gift Tags with Brittany Andrew

 

Saturday, December 9th

  3 – 5 p.m. 

 

Admission is Free.  Drop-ins are welcome.

  Come join us for some crafty holiday fun! 

We will be using stamps, paper, ribbon , glitter

and more to make beautiful and fun cards

and tags just in time for the holidays! 

Come prepared with your own ideas, or come experiment with

some of our templates.

  Learn how addicting paper crafting

can be!

  Kid and adult friendly. 

 

All materials are provided.

 

  Youth under 16 years of age

please be accompanied by an adult.

 

Calling Artists and Educators

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

Calling Artists and Educators 

 

DCA is always interested in imaginative and collaborative artists

with new ideas who want to join the effort

of creating community through the arts. 

 

Instructors are currently being sought for beginning piano and beginner level watercolor painting. 

If you have a particular talent in one of these areas and

would like to share your time with the community,

call DCA at 410-228-7782 for more information. 

The current 2017 Fall Catalog is out,

and features classes in painting, drawing, ceramics, glass art, carving, fiber

arts, photography, guitar, voice, writing and more. 

 

DCA will start accepting proposals on September 1st from qualified instructors

who would like to teach a variety of visual arts,

 performing arts, music, and literary arts

during the winter and /or spring sessions. 

 

Proposal forms and information will be available at 321 High St. Cambridge, MD

or online at dorchesterarts.org. 

Come be a part of the arts at DCA!

Winter Catalog 2018

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, In the Galleries, Ongoing Classes, Uncategorized | 0 comments

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                                                  on front page to view the entire catalog.

Friday Night Live: Coffeehouse Open Mic

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017 in Events and News, Featured Slider, In the Galleries | 0 comments

Friday Night Live: Coffeehouse Open Mic

Becka Yockey

DCA’s Friday Night Live:

Coffeehouse Open Mic Night 

 Come experience this friendly,

supportive atmosphere for acoustic

 musicians, poets, storytellers, and other folkies.

  Each show brings to stage new talent and surprises.

 

January 26th, February 23rd, & March 30th

 7 to 9 p.m. 

 

Admission is FREE.

Interested in sharing your talent? 

Call DCA at 410-228-7782 and be added to the lineup.

  Slots are usually 10 minutes,

depending on the size of the crowd. 

Order of appearance will be randomly assigned.

Piano available on site.

  Admission is FREE. 

Beverages available for purchase. 

Open Paint at DCA

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

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Artful Interest Group 

Join some of our members on Tuesdays 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

 

No instruction, just bring your own materials and enjoy the

opportunity to gather with

likeminded others.

 

  FREE, members only.

  This is an ongoing class.

Information call 410-228-7782

Knitting for Everyone – Instructor: Windy Karpavage

Posted by on Oct 13, 2016 in Classes and Workshops, Events and News, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

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“Knitting for Everyone”

 

Instructor: Windy Karpavage 

 

Beginners as well as more

experienced knitters will create projects

using patterns purchased in the class.

Supply fee varies depending upon project selection, $50 – $200/ project, which are payable to the instructor.

Students can work on one project until completion or select an array of projects. 

No experience is necessary to enroll, and more experienced knitters are also welcome. 

Participation is open to ages 16 through adult.

All supplies are purchased through the instructor to ensure student success. 

 This is an ongoing class.

Wednesday evenings: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Fees are $75 for DCA members, and $125 for non-members.

  Drop-in fees are $15 for DCA members, and $22 for non-members.

Call to register, 410-228-7782

2017-2018 Community Arts Grant application and guidelines

Posted by on Jul 29, 2016 in Events and News | 0 comments

Applications are now being accepted for organizations wishing to apply for The Community Arts Grants Program.

  These grants are an allocation of the Dorchester Center for the Arts as the designated Dorchester County Arts Council.

 

                                Deadlines:  May 1, 2017  for programs July 30, 2017 – Dec. 31, 2017  and December 1, 2017 for programs Jan. 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018.

Supported Arts disciplines include:  dance, theatre, visual arts, music, film/media arts, literary arts, folk/heritage/traditional & multi-disciplinary arts programming.

Individual grants average $100-$900. 

Application and Guideline forms are available by using the sidebars on the front/main page.  Just click on the appropriate sidebar and open.  You may then print or download to your computer.

Gift Shop at the DCA

Posted by on Jun 8, 2016 in Events and News | 0 comments

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StudioWorks Artisans’ Shop

Gifts for special people.

 

Our shop is full of beautiful works of art for sale.

We have framed paintings, framed

photography, jewelry, knitted pieces, crocheted

beaded cowl scarves, silk scarves, cards,

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books, & many other items. 

All items are created by local or regional artists.

  Stop in to see us during our regular business hours.

  If you are looking for a specific item just give us a call, 410-228-7782. 

We also have gift certificates for gift giving.

Come in and browse at your leisure.

Fiber Art Friday

Posted by on May 26, 2016 in Events and News, Featured Slider, Ongoing Classes | 0 comments

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Fiber Art

Friday 

Every Friday 10:00 am to 12 noon 

Bring your project and join a great group of fiber artists. 

From knitting to quilting to

rug hooking – all are welcome! 

This is a FREE class.

  If you need instruction on a fiber project, we have two instructors available.

  Windy Karpavage is skilled in knitting, crochet, crewel, needlepoint, sewing, etc. 

Mary Romans is skilled in crochet. 

Stop by on a Friday and join our group, you will have a great time.

  DCA membership is encouraged, but not required.

Questions call 410-228-7782.