Eastport Arts Center

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Annual Student Art Exhibition is Open! Reception will be held April 27

Eastport Arts Center will present the 10th annual Student Art Exhibition from April 1 through April 29, at Washington Street Gallery.  A perennial favorite at the Arts Center, the show features artwork of K-12 students and homeschoolers from all around the region. PLEASE NOTE: Due to predicted poor weather, … [Read More]

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Last Chance to See It! —Youth Artwork Exhibition Ends May 4

Eastport Arts Center’s 9th Annual Student Art Exhibition is on view through May 4, at Washington Street Gallery. A perennial favorite at the Arts Center, the show will this year include artwork from students of the following schools: Sipayik Elementary, Calais Junior/ Senior High, Whiting Elementary, Machias Junior/ Senior … [Read More]

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Youth Art Exhibition is Coming Soon! Homeschooled Artists are Invited to Submit

Eastport Arts Center will present the 9th annual Student Art Exhibition from April 1 through May 4, at Washington Street Gallery. Organizers of the exhibition are currently seeking submissions of artwork by homeschooled students, and invite any interested in contributing a work to email Cynthia, cmorse@maine.rr.com, by March 24 … [Read More]

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Video of Washington Street Gallery’s Youth Art Show Released (featuring Keltic Schmeltic!)

The 8th Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition was a season highlight, running in April and May 2022 at EAC’s Washington Street Gallery. The show is featured in the video below, and includes works by students from Calais Jr./Sr. High School, Elm Street School (East Machias), Eastport Elementary, Machias Jr./Sr. … [Read More]

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Youth Art Show Hours Expanded

The 8th Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition is currently on view at Eastport Arts Center’s Washington Street Gallery. Works have been submitted by area art teachers from Calais Jr./Sr. High School, Elm Street School (East Machias), Eastport Elementary, Machias Jr./Sr. High School, Pembroke Elementary, Rose M. Gaffney Elementary (Machias), … [Read More]

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Youth Art Month Exhibition Coming Up; Works by Home Schooled Artists Welcome

EAC’s Washington Street Gallery will host the 8th Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition this Spring, with works submitted by area art teachers representing many of our local schools (full list TBA). In addition to the submissions from students who attend local schools, the gallery is interested in submissions of … [Read More]

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Washington Street Gallery’s Annual Youth Art Exhibition

Eastport Arts Center is pleased to host the 7th annual Student Art Exhibit, featuring works created by students of the following schools: Beatrice Rafferty Elementary, Ellen Nicholas, instructor; Eastport Elementary and Shead High School, Sara Myrick, instructor; Edmunds Consolidated School, Melanie Tardiff, instructor; Elm Street Elementary, Lisa Bartlett, instructor; … [Read More]

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Upcoming Youth Exhibition Seeks Art by Homeschooled Students

Washington Street Gallery will reprise their annual Youth Art Exhibition this year, in a digital format. Works are being collected from area schools; in the meanwhile, submissions are sought from home schooled student artists. To submit a work, please email Cynthia Morse at cmorse@maine.rr.com. We are limited to the … [Read More]

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Artistic Pursuits Continue at Home for Area Students

While EAC’s Youth Art Month Exhibition continues, showcasing works from K-12 students of Washington County, we caught up with some of the participating teachers and parents about how art study is continuing at home.  “Making art is a good way for students to express how they’re feeling right now,” said … [Read More]

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Artist Profile: Shaïloh Plumbs ‘Major Arcana’ for Youth Art Month Show

11-year-old Shaïloh, a homeschooled Eastport resident, is at work on an ambitious art project—to create his own illustrated Tarot deck. The first 9 of these cards are currently on view in EAC’s Youth Art Month Exhibition, and the artist plans to continue plugging away at his task. “I got the … [Read More]

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The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.