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Artist Alley
May 21, 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...

"Thank you" 
to all who participated in the May 6, 2014 Washington County Gives
supporting the Washington County Arts Council.

May 2014 Exhibit 
"Metzbower" by Rebecca Metzbower and "Floral Impressions: The Art of Nature" by Mary-Jo Bennett exhibits continue through May 27, 2014 at the Washington County Arts Council, located at 34 South Potomac Street off Artist Alley in Hagerstown.
Don't miss Matt Long! 
Meet Matt Long, Blues Fest 2014 Poster Artist, at the Opening Reception of his exhibit on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm at the Washington County Arts Council Gallery.


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

Blues Fest Visual Artists attend
Hagerstown City Council meeting on 5-20-2014

Pictured (left to right) Mary Anne Burke, Washington County Arts Council; David Gysberts, Mayor, The City of Hagerstown; Matt Long, 2014 Blues Fest Poster Artist; and Carl Disque, Blues Fest Chair.



Standing with her parents and sister, and holding the poster displaying her winning Blues Fest T-shirt Contest winning entry, is Delia Riss.

Pictured (left to right) Devin Riss (sister); Carl Disque; Doreen Riss (mother); Rustin Riss, (father); Delia Riss, contest winner; Mayor David Gysberts; and Mary Anne Burke.

Not pictured is Jamie Neikirk, Blues Fest T-shirt Contest Chair.

June 2 - 6, 2014
Celebrate the Maryland Symphony Orchestra in Hagerstown's Arts & Entertainment District.

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
Community Arts Agenices of Maryland,
Maryland Citizens for the Arts and Americans for the Arts.
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