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Artist Alley December 20, 2017
     Volume 17-29
     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...
Community Calendar
Artist Registry
Special Events
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Features special 
local events that are 
not to be missed!
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Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2017

The "Annual Community Art Show:
The Best Local Art of 2017" continues through January 2, 2018.
2018 The Art of Cooking
Lou Scally and Heather Guessford
For reservations call Chris Brewer, 301-791-3132
Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Mary Anne Burke at 301-791-3132 or
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 3pm to 7pm
Snow Date: December 27, 2017 
Call for Photographers
2017 Historic Houses of Worship Tour
Photo Contest

     Don't forget your camera for the 2017 Historic Houses of Worship Tour!
December 26th from 3pm to 7pm with a snow date of December 27th from 3pm to 7pm.

     The Historic Houses of Worship Tour in partnership, with and support from The Washington County Arts Council (WCAC), is pleased to invite the public to enter a photo contest to promote the 2018 Historic Houses of Worship Tour.
     Photos should capture an image from the Historic Houses of Worship Tour, scheduled to take place on December 26th from 3pm to 7pm with a snow date of December 27th from 3pm to 7pm. One selected original photograph will be commissioned by the tour organizers and will be used to create posters and promotional materials for the 2018 Tour
     Contestants may enter up to three images to the contest. The winner will be announced in February 2018 and will receive $200. Please email images of the works to be considered and Entry Form to:
Include full name, mailing address, telephone and email address.

January 2018 Exhibits

The Washington County Arts Council, Inc. host
John Neal Mullican: Portraits and More in the Main Gallery and Elayne Rogge: Expressive Landscapes in the Hall Gallery for the month of January 2018. The exhibits open with a reception to meet the artists on
Friday, January 5, 2018 from 5pm-7pm and will continue through January 30, 2018.
Live entertainment will be performed by Steve Shoaf, on the Native American Flute.

Gift cards available...
...for your last minute shopping!

You can't go wrong with a
gift from the
Washington County Arts Council!

Washington County Arts Council
34 S. Potomac St
Hagerstown, MD 21740
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.
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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.

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