Please like and share this email by clicking one of the buttons above.
Artist Alley    November 22, 2017
  Volume 17-26
grey-curve.jpg
WELCOME!
     Welcome to Artist Alley, Washington County Arts Council's electronic newsletter. We hope this publication will engage you with the arts in your community.
     WCAC welcomes your ideas and support as it continues to take the lead in bringing together the community's art organizations to strengthen our region's arts culture.
     For artist information, arts events, calls for art, and more visit WCAC's web page... www.washingtoncountyarts.com.
grey-curve-footer.jpg
Community Calendar
Artist Registry
Special Events
Add your local events 
and learn about upcoming events in your area . 

Join the Artist Registry and showcase your work for everyone to see!

Features special 
local events that are 
not to be missed!
 
HELPFUL TIP: In most cases you can click on a graphic to activate a link!



 
Emcees
Lou Scally and Heather Guessford
 
For reservations call Chris Brewer, 301-791-3132
 
Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Mary Anne Burke at 301-791-3132 or maryanneb@washingtoncountyarts.com
 
 
http://www.washingtoncountyarts.com/art-of-cooking-2018
 
November 2017  Exhibit

The Washington County Arts Council presents "Dual Personalities: The Collective Works of Renner and Shoaf" continues through November 28, 2017.
 
Washington County Arts Council, 34 S Potomac Street in the heart of the Hagerstown Arts & Entertainment District. 
 
 
December 2017  Exhibit

The Washington County Arts Council, Inc. hosts the
"Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2017."
The juried community art exhibit will run from December 1, 2017 through January 2, 2018 with an opening reception on Friday, December 1st from 5pm to 7pm.
 
The jurors were:
Bruce Wilder, photographer and owner ofhis own photographic studio and Turn The Page Bookstore in Boonsboro, Maryland.

Philip Lindsey, Professor of Fine Arts at Wilson College in Chambersburg, PA whose own art consists of figure and representational painting and drawing.
 
Congratulations to the following whose art has been accepted for the "Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2017":
 
First Name
Last Name
Title of Work
Beth
Beckner-Mills
Misty Morning
Kaitlin
Bell
Body of Work
Kaitlin
Bell
The Football Player
Kaitlin
Bell
The Body Builder
Mary Jo
Bennett
Cell Block 2 Bed 5
David
Bottini
24K
David
Bottini
October Mirror
David
Bottini
Last Summer Afternoon
Scott
Cantner
The Race
Scott
Cantner
The Milky Tree
Eric
Carter
Table's Edge
Vivien
Chen
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Vivien
Chen
Fall Color
Catherine JN
Christopher
ZEN VI
Catherine JN
Christopher
ZEN V
Dennis
Clarke
Amy
Cole
Farm at Dusk
Bobby
Croft
Golden Fields
Bobby
Croft
Smoke Series #8
N'kai
Delauter
Foundation
Steven
Digman
Old Grammar Writes Better Stories
Steven
Digman
Good Morning Beautiful
Pat
Donohoe
Misty
Cindy
Downs
Little Dancer
Cindy
Downs
Tuscany
Vicki
Favilla
567 Z1 III
Vicki
Favilla
Windswept
Anne
Finucane
Plein Air Afternoon
Anne
Finucane
Brandywine
Tara
Fly
Page of Swords
Brandi
Foster
Aquaduct
Todd
Geiman
Velma!
Todd
Geiman
A Balanced Diet
Phillip
Grove
Stairway To...
Phillip
Grove
South Coyote Buttes XI
Gillian
Grozier
The Performers: Celebrity Chef
Terry
Gump
Sugar Jackson
Katrina
Hoopes
Zack
Margaret
Huddy
Flowers for Sale
Lea Ann
Hudson
Foxy Bowl
Lea Ann
Hudson
Boston Terrier Vessel
Daniel
Humphries-Russ
Antietam Aqueduct - 1834
from the series "Bridges of Antietam Creek"
Amanda
Johnson
No Tires Here
Mark
Keener
Wine Chiller: Maurice
Mark
Keener
Face Jug: Bearly Gnome Me
John
Kuhn
Sand Beach in Acadia
John
Kuhn
Venice Grand Canal at Night
John
Kuhn
Mule Deer
Shari
Kuhn
Garden Party
Jennifer
Ludke
On Our Way
Linda
Mayhew
Contained Chaos
Pamela
Michaels
Malachite Morning
Donna
Mitchell
Old and New of China
Donna
Mitchell
Cheetah
Gaye Ann
Moore-Mertz
Scout (Dog)
Gaye Ann
Moore-Mertz
Poppies
John
Mullican
The Silversmith
John
Mullican
Northern Cheyanne 1865
James
Osen
Platter #2
James
Osen
Platter #1
Peter
Plant
South Street Sunset
Peter
Plant
Black Hill, Early Winter
Marjorie
Poling
Strength
Marjorie
Poling
Joy
Sukey
Rankin
Thistle
Sukey
Rankin
Rice Paddy
Sukey
Rankin
Asian Inspiration
Teresa
Roberts
White Dendrobiums I
Teresa
Roberts
California Dreamers
William
Roberts
A Passion Often Ignored Part 2
William
Roberts
Laural's Dream
Erin
Ruff
Alone in the World
Erin
Ruff
Remember This
Priya
Saraf
Autumn Glow II
Mark
Schwenk
Gold Standard
Mark
Schwenk
Grace
Mark
Schwenk
In The Clutch
Selia
Sealey
Great Horned Owl
Emily
Sloviko
Window Watcher
Henry
Stiles
Burnside Bridge
Kara
Thorndike
Time Exchange: Disconnection: Part 2.5
Nicole
Troup
Madeline Carroll
Don
Viar
Mary the Potter
Lee
Weaver
Long-Gone Farm
Fred
Wiebel
Iguana
Janese
Wills
Iris
Elaine
Wolfe
Rescued Hawk at Three Rivers Avian Center
Elaine
Wolfe
Ryan as Jack BearClaw
Mark
Youngblood
Come Up For Air




Main Street Hagerstown is hosting a Christkindle Markt in downtown Hagerstown
on December 2nd from 12 to 6 p.m. They need volunteers to help with set-up, staffing the Main Street table throughout the event, and staffing the kids' area. If you have 2 or more hours to volunteer that day, please sign up at the link below.
Help is needed between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e49aca828a6fb6-christkindle


SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED


 
WCAC Gallery will be closed the following days:

Thursday,
November 23, 2017 and
Friday,
November 24, 2017


ART SUBMISSION DEADLINE!!!

Submit your work to the 2018 Cumberland Valley Artists Exhibition and the 2018 Cumberland Valley Photographers Exhibition !  Click on the links for important information on how to submit.
 
Deadline is SUNDAY, November 26, 2017--Need help with your submission?
Call the Museum at 301-739-5727. 
 


 
Victorian Christmas Tours presented by the Washington County, MD Historical Society

Experience the Miller House Museum of Christmases past during these exclusive traditional Christmas tours . Learn about popular Federal and Victorian period Christmas traditions as you tour the exquisitely decorated 1825 brick townhouse. Tours will start on the hour and each is limited to 15 people. This is a ticketed event. 1-4pm.
Miller House Museum, 135 W. Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740. For tickets contact the Miller house at 301-797-87825 or
 
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts Presents
a free
Chamber Music Concert
featuring
the Gallery Quartet 
Sunday, November 26   2:30 p.m.

The Gallery Quartet has been performing at the Museum for over 40 years and continue to be a Museum favorite! RSVP at drastelli@wcmfa.org or call 301-739-5727.
T he Washington County Arts Council, Inc. is funded by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), an agency of the
Department of Business & Economic Development.
Supported in part by:



The Washington County Arts Council is a proud member of
County Arts Agencies of Maryland,
Maryland Citizens for the Arts, and Americans for the Arts.
Thank you for providing your email address in the past to the
Washington County Arts Council. 
Your information was obtained from at least one of the following methods: signing our guest book, becoming a member, donating, entering a contest or exhibiting with us.


The WCAC facility is wheelchair accessible!
You may text WCAC to 22828 on your mobile device
to join our mailing list or 
click the button below - Thank you!