What to get the artist……and the art lover!

With holidays approaching, everyone is making a list – and potentially checking it twice! So here are a few book ideas that should make everyone’s holidays happy! In September, we featured an article from The Wall Street Journal that talked about how artists hang art in their own homes. The article mentioned two recently published … More What to get the artist……and the art lover!

MFA Website Down for Today: Online Entry System Still Up

Transition day! In case you haven’t received any of the notices and emails we have sent out, please be aware that the MFA website is down for today, while we transition to our new, upgraded and awesome site.  The Gallery is closed today, as we facilitate this shift Are you trying to submit to one … More MFA Website Down for Today: Online Entry System Still Up

Mind Your Business

Maryland Citizens for the Arts,  Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council and PNC Bank are presenting “MIND YOUR BUSINESS” a free seminar for artists on arts law, copywright and finance for individual artists and entrepreneurs at the Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council office Saturday, MAY 2 from 10 a.m – 1pm. PLEASE spread the word … More Mind Your Business

MFA Exec. Dir. Joann Vaughan Shares Online Knowledge with AA Arts Council Members

Joann Vaughan gave a presentation on the value of an organization’s online presence and use of social media, and some valuable strategies for getting started, to Arts Council of Anne Arundel County member organizations.  Joann was selected to speak because MFA has been moving forward significantly with social media, communications, and website functionality.  This was a … More MFA Exec. Dir. Joann Vaughan Shares Online Knowledge with AA Arts Council Members

Why I’m Supporting the Annapolis Fringe Festival 2014

As the executive director of a small arts nonprofit, you might wonder why I am supporting the Annapolis Fringe Festival. It’s because I want MFA to grow. MFA is not involved in the Fringe Festival – although some of our artists are. But the more art plays a role in Annapolis, the more opportunities there are … More Why I’m Supporting the Annapolis Fringe Festival 2014

Circle Gallery visitors For Fiber Options Exhibition!

Emma and Jojo Both girls are Fiber Artists and came to Circle Gallery specifically to see the exhibition. They are visiting their granparents in Annapolis all the way from New York City. The girl’s parents met in art school and have passed down their passion for the arts to their daughters.   Emma’s favorite piece … More Circle Gallery visitors For Fiber Options Exhibition!

Paint Annapolis Begins!

Welcome to all of the Paint Annapolis juried artists! Everyone arrived this afternoon to register and have their canvases stamped.  They picked up their bags with instructions, maps and details for the week, while saying hello to old friends and meeting artists that are new to Paint Annapolis.  They enjoyed yummy sustenance to prepare them for the week. See those … More Paint Annapolis Begins!