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“Summer of Color” First Friday, July 2nd Thank you to our First Friday Sponsor The Gloucester Women's Club Arts on Main, in Gloucester, Virginia is excited to host the VWS Middle Peninsula Regional Artists for the “Summer of Color Exhibit” in partnership with The Bay School Community Arts Center in Mathews, Virginia, and The RAL Art Center in Kilmarnock, Virginia. Flora & Fauna From the tiniest flower to the largest land and sea mammals, the exhibition at Arts on Main…Find out more »
The art of quilting has expanded through the years. From the days of scissors, cotton fabric, and hand needles to today's rotary cutters, acrylic rulers, sewing machines, fusible batting, and embellishments, quilting is an exciting art form. The quilters of the Middle Peninsula are at the forefront of a new style of quilting fusing the old and the new. In this show, you'll see the beauty and precision of traditional quilting artfully blended with the new techniques and patterns that…Find out more »
Join us for our Annual Juried Exhibition. Over 200 works were entered and judged by Jeffrey Allison, Paul Mellon Collection Educator and Statewide Manager at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The winners will receive the following: First Place - $1,000 + A Future Solo Show at Arts on Main Second Place - $500 Third Place - $250 Submit your work Awards Ceremony & First Friday Celebration, October 1st 6pm - 8pm Thank you to our First Friday Sponsors Walt Evaniak…Find out more »
First Friday, November 5th Exhibition Dates November 5th - 27th Joe Gyurcsak – Gloucester: The Long View Beverages for purchase and complimentary snacks Thank you to our Monthly Exhibition Sponsor Patrizia Smith Thank you to our First Friday Sponsor Carol Steele – Pocahontas ProjectFind out more »
Join us as we "Celebrate Artful Giving" Find one-of-a-kind, handcrafted gifts for your special someone! This show features work by local and regional artists and artisans. New this year, Selected Small Works, a "pop-up" show, will take place during Artful Giving. If you are interested in displaying your work, please call the gallery at 804-824-9464 or email email@example.com. First Friday, December 3rd Beverages for purchase and complimentary snacks. Music for the evening provided by Louis Vangieri Thank you to our…Find out more »
Arts on Main is proud to offer a wide variety of classes and workshops for both Children & Adults. Among these are Color Your Canvas Kidz, Summer Camps, After School Enrichment Programs, “Crit” Sessions, Open Studio, Paint Your Own Pottery and many more. We look forward to returning to our full complement of activities as soon as possible and complying with all safety precautions in place for Covid-19.