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Artist Alley
December 17, 2014

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...
For your holiday gift-giving... The Gallery Shop at the Washington County Arts Council features all local art.

Tuesday-Friday   11am   -   5pm

Saturday    10am   - 4pm

34 South Potomac Street, off Artist Alley


Support local, pottery, textiles, visual arts, photographs, glass, books, stationary, wood and more! 

Annual Community Art Show

The Best Local Art 2014 


Exhibit continues through December 30, 2014.

Awards sponsored by
the Hagerstown Arts & Entertainment District and supported by The City of Hagerstown

Katrina Hoopes 

Canines & Coppertone  


Bill Fox:

Local Beauty            


Exhibit runs Friday, January 2, 2015 through Tuesday, January 27, 2015.


Opening Reception Friday, January 2, 2015 from 5pm to 7pm. 


Exhibition hours are:
Tuesdays through Fridays, 11am to 5pm and on Saturdays 10am to 4pm
The gallery is closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Santa is coming to Hagerstown Regional Airport.

Grab the kiddos and join Santa for photos
Dec. 19, 2 - 5 p.m.
Dec. 21, 5 - 8 p.m.

The next deadline for film submissions is December 19th! Don't miss out!!

Maryland Theatre--Seating Campaign

Campaign Extended through the 2014 Holidays!

Join the Maryland Theatre's Seating Campaign, where supporters of the arts can literally become part of the theatre! Here's how it works... go online to select which seat you want to sponsor and checkout online. To show our appreciation for your support, we'll put a recognition nameplate on your seat AND you'll receive a golden ticket to any (1) performance at the Maryland Theatre in 2015! To learn more, visit or call 301-790-3500.


$300/balcony seat          $650/main level seat          $950/box seat

Visit WCAC during the Historic Houses of Worship Tour in Downtown Hagerstown

December 26, 2014 from 3 PM until 7 PM  

The Washington County Arts Council invites all art educators in Washington County's public and private schools to enter work for our February exhibit. This is an invitational exhibition and all work will be accepted. Each educator is allowed to submit two works that have been completed within the last two years. Artwork may be dropped off January 27, 2015 from 11am to 5pm or January 28, 2014 from 11am to 5pm.

The Exhibit will run January 30, 2015 through February 24, 2015 with an opening reception to be held on Friday, January 30 from 5 to 7 pm.

For additional comments or questions please contact Chris Brewer at 301.791.3132 or email:
The 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.
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