Category: Belfast

White-Line Woodcut Class at Local Color Gallery February 15

What is a white-line woodcut? Why use wood when you can just paint on paper? Who came up with this idea? Artist Sally Brophy will answer these questions and more about this fascinating process that originated in Cape Cod 106 years ago, as she guides you through creating your own blocks and prints. This art […]

Local Color Gallery: Applications for Artists Now Being Accepted

Local Color Gallery in Belfast is looking forward to their third season featuring the work of 15 local artists working in a wide variety of mediums. The gallery is accepting applications for new artists until March 1st. Applications and details can be found at: localcolorgallerymaine.com and at the gallery at 135 High Street. Jurying will […]

Maine Farmland Trust Gallery Presents ‘Farm Tools Project’

  The Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in Belfast, features the Farm Tools Project, a collaboration between Fiore Art Center Residency alumni Sarah Loftus (2017) and Michel Droge (2018). Loftus and Droge explore the relationships between farmers and the land with a series of cyanotype prints of hand tools pulled from barns, fields, and greenhouses at […]

2020 Festival of Art – Senior College at Belfast

Senior College at Belfast is pleased to announce that the 18th Annual Senior College Festival of Art will take place on June 4th – 7th, 2020.   Please mark your calendars and plan to join the fun! Professional and amateur Maine artists aged 50 and up are invited to display one piece of their artwork […]

All Small Show at Local Color Gallery

Local Color Gallery will be filling the walls with locally made, affordable small works of art. People are often trying to come up with meaningful gift ideas, there’s no wrong way to give the gift of art, only amazing possibilities. Whether you wish to add to a loved one’s art collection, or maybe start one […]

‘Holiday Galleria’ at Betts Gallery

Betts Gallery, in Belfast welcomes you to their annual ‘Holiday Galleria’ which opens to the public for perusing and holiday shopping on November 15th. The exhibit of local, affordable small works of art and craft, in a variety of media includes works by: Susan Cooney, Julie Cyr, Kris Engman, Sarah Faragher, Helene Farrar, Conny Hatch, […]

Small Works Holiday Show at Maine Farmland Trust Gallery

Maine Farmland Trust Gallery’s 2019 Small Works Holiday Show features 21 artists from all over the state. The show is a diverse collection of fine arts and crafts with landscapes, figurative work, and abstract imagery related to Maine’s rural culture. The works in the exhibit range from vibrant panoramas in oils and pastels – by […]

New Works at Local Color Gallery

Local Color Gallery at 135 High Street in Belfast has 15 local artists on display. This month’s artist Conny Hatch will be featured. Hatch is a minimalist assemblage artist working primarily with wood and metal found objects. The reclaimed materials themselves are a main source of the artist’s inspiration. She is inspired by the work […]

Betts Gallery Presents “Animalia”

Please join Betts Gallery at an opening reception on Friday, September 27th, 5:30-8pm, for a group show entitled ‘Animalia’. The work, in a variety of media, is inspired by both domestic and wild creatures that inhabit our planet, on the land, in the air and under the sea. The show, which runs through October 26th, […]

H2O Showing at Betts Gallery

On Friday August 16th is the opening reception for H2O at Betts Gallery in Belfast, 5:30-8pm. Wes and I had fun making new work for this show, inspired by our many rows out in Belfast Harbor and Penobscot Bay, and up the Passagasawakeag River. Please view a brief video of Rower Girl in action here […]