Exhibit Opportunities

Dorchester Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MD

Dorchester Center for the Arts Annual Community Photography & Digital Arts Exhibit and Competition-The exhibit will run from October 5 – November 9 and the Reception and Awards Ceremony is scheduled for October 13, 5pm-7:30pm.  Registration forms are due at DCA by September 21. http://www.dorchesterarts.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/PhotoShow.pdf

Main Street Gallery, Cambridge, MD

If you have ever wanted to have a featured show at a respected gallery, here is your chance.  Main Street Gallery in Cambridge, MD can provide you with that opportunity.Main Street Gallery has been operating since 2008, and has a wonderful reputation in the Eastern Shore art world.  A recent international guest sold about a thousand worth or art.The price for a guest artist to show is $75 a month with a two month minimum. Wall artists get an 8 foot feature wall and two panels which are 3 feet wide by 8 feet tall. Three-dimensional artist will have the use of an 8 foot high by 4 foot wide book case with four shelves. There is also room on a 9 foot  x 14 inch bookcase. Floor space is also available for larger work. This is a great chance to get exposure for your work.  Contact Theresa McFadden at theresamcfadden00@gmail.com, if you are interested. http://www.mainstgallery.org/index.html

Maryland Federaton of Art, Annapolis, MD

Introducing Small Wonders: MFA (Maryland Federation of Art) invites all artists residing in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico to enter its 14th annual Small Wonders competition. Any original 2-D work 11″ by 11″ or smaller and 3-D work 11″ by 11″ by 11″ or smaller is eligible for entry. Works selected will be on exhibit in the MFA Circle Gallery, 18 State Circle, Annapolis, Maryland from December 1-23, 2017. https://mdfedart.com/portfolio/smallwonders/

Workshops & Meetups

Maryland NightScapers: A Smith Island and Lighthouse Sunset Cruise is scheduled for Sunday, September 23, from 11:15am-8:00pm. Departure is at Rippons Marina, Fishing Creek, MD. http://meetu.ps/e/FDPdS/1FyPG/a

Horizon Photography Summit: The Summit, directed by Steve Gottlieb, will be held from Nov. 2-Nov. 4 in Newark, DE. There will be 16 photographers, 31 presentations and 5 workshops.  Register by September 26th for Early Bird Prices.   https://www.horizonworkshops.com/register-2/

Photo Ops

22ndAnnual Choptank Heritage Skipjack Race: Saturday, September 22. The grounds open at 8:30am, the parade of boats starts at 9am and the race begins at 10am.  Long Wharf Park, Cambridge, MD. https://visitdorchester.org/events/choptank-heritage-skipjack-race-4/

Harold Schuster Star Regatta: September 22-23 at the Miles River Yacht Club, St. Michaels, MD. http://www.milesriveryc.org/Sailing/2018_Regatta_Schedule.aspx

2018 Star World Championship regatta at Tred Avon Yacht Club:  The races will be held from Monday, October 8 through Saturday, October 13. A  practice race is scheduled for Sunday, October 7. TAYC, Oxford, MD.  https://2018worlds.starchampionships.org


Erratum: September Newsletter-  Barbara Gilbert received a 2ndplace award (not 1st) for her entry “Baltimore Lighthouse with Bay Bridge with painting effect” at the Kent Island Federation of Arts Photography Show.