Event Calendar:
Event Types: Gallery | Studio

open drawing /painting

Wed, Jan 4 - Wed, Jul 26

every month the first and third Wednesday, 5:30–8:00 pm $15 per session/per person | csa studio punch cards available ($60 value for $50) seasoned and aspiring visual artists are invited to participate in a newly expanded Common Street Arts program dedicated to drawing, painting, and sculpting. Participants bring their media of choice: charcoal, pastels, paints, clay,…


annika earley: installation; as she made her bed/zauberstabbett

Sat, Apr 1 - Fri, Jun 30

Annika Earley will be the installation artist featured in the Common Street Arts installation window on 93 Main Street, in Waterville, Maine during the second quarter of 2017.  Starting in early April, viewers will be able to enjoy this site specific installation on view 24 hours, seven days a week! Annika is basing her installation…


picturing waterville

Wed, May 24 - Sat, Jul 1

photographs by gary green + images from the waterville historical society. may 24 – july 1, 2017 opening reception: may 25, 5:00 – 7:00pm Common Street Arts, a program of Waterville Creates!, is pleased to present, Picturing Waterville, an arrangement of contemporary and historical photographs that considers the central theme of the built environment within the city…


photography + migration: waterville stories

Wed, May 24 - Sat, Jul 1

In association with Picturing Waterville, Common Street Arts is pleased to host: The Photography and Migration Project presents a selection of video narratives and photographs representing the history of Waterville. The videos displayed in the gallery were recorded at a community event at the Waterville Public Library on April 22, 2017 where area residents shared…



Wed, May 24 - Sat, Jul 1

“snap” is an ongoing, interactive, community photography project, designed in conjunction with the Picturing Waterville exhibition at Common Street Arts, on view from May 24 through July 1, 2017. Common Street Arts invites community members to submit snapshots of Waterville that capture a personal and meaningful connection for the viewer—whether a landscape, building, streetscape, landmark,…


hand building with clay

Mon, Jun 5 - Mon, Jul 3

instructor- kate barnes june 5th  to july 3rd five-week workshop monday evening 5:30 – 7:30pm. $175 for series/limit 10 students *includes 25lbs clay, glazes, firing, shelf space and open studio time. this course is open to students at all levels of experience this weekly class will explore a wide variety of hand building techniques such as slab building, coiling, pinching, carving, and decorative surface…

summer camps

summer 2017 art camps

Mon, Jun 26 - Fri, Aug 18 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

join common street arts and alfond youth center for art + fun activities this summer!ages 6-12 years old transportation provided from csa to ayc for more information email info@commonstreetarts.org or call 207-872-arts summer art camp themes by week paper arts: june 26 – 30 wheel, rattle, + roll: july 10 – 14 cool crafts: july…


paper arts week – 2017 summer camp

Mon, Jun 26 - Fri, Jun 30 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

june 26- 30 | 9:00am-12:00pm ages 6-12 instructor: doreen morgan paper arts build impressive creations with just a few materials during this week of artful paper imaginings including a card-stock castle complete with paper mache dragon, crazy hats and “‘wild” flowers, paper tube totems with really funny faces, dazzling paper spinners, a fairy jar and much…

Rebecca FitzPatrick
approximately 4' x 10'

rebecca fitzpatrick

Wed, Jul 5 - Thu, Sep 28

intersection @ 93 Main july 5 – september 28 WATER is a site-specific sculptural work created using strips cut from photographs of the ocean surrounding my home on Monhegan Island. I fabricate objects like elaborate paper ropes and chainmail for many of the same reasons that some people love to knit. I find the meditative quality of…


claymation commotion

Mon, Jul 10 - Wed, Jul 12 | 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

*special afternoon summer camp session july 10-12 | 12:30 – 3:00pm ages 12-17 instructor: rachel hamlin *$90 (*$75 member price) “claymation commotion” introduction to stop-motion animation. participants will learn the art of stop-motion cartooning through the use of claymation + ipad apps. by the end of the workshop, students in small groups will have created a collaborative digital story…