The second annual “Hearts for the Arts” online auction will be held to benefit the Eastport ArtWalk Passport weekends planned for June and August 2022—gallery visits, music, contradance, storytelling, film, interactive art activities, plus Mermaid Parade and Undersea Dance Party— all to celebrate our region as an arts destination.  Eastport Arts Center is among several local partners of the Eastport ArtWalk project.

To get a sneak peek at the 2022 “Hearts for the Arts” auction catalog, visit: The online auction opens on Facebook on Saturday, February 5, and will close on Sunday, February 13, at 5 pm – just in time for Valentine’s Day.

New heart-themed artworks are still coming in daily and submissions will be accepted through February 4 from artists near and far. All mediums are welcome: paintings, photography, sculpture, ceramics, fiber arts, jewelry, woodworking, etc. Online submission form:

Thanks for supporting “Hearts for the Arts 2022”!