Event Calendar:
Event Types: Gallery | Studio

open drawing /painting

Wed, Jan 4 - Wed, Dec 20

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,…

Rebecca FitzPatrick
approximately 4' x 10'

rebecca fitzpatrick

Wed, Jul 5 - Thu, Sep 28

intersection @ 93 Main july 5 – september 28 rebecca fitzpatrick water, 2017 paper construction     water is a site-specific sculptural work created using strips cut from photographs of the ocean surrounding the artist’s home on Monhegan Island. fitzpatrick fabricates objects like elaborate paper ropes and chainmail for many of the same reasons that some people…


holiday bazaar 2017: call for entry

Wed, Jul 5 - Sat, Sep 16

Call for Submissions of Fine Art + Craft Common Street Arts Annual Holiday Bazaar Entry Deadline EXTENDED: ***September 15th, 2017 Common Street Arts is pleased to present its 5th annual Holiday Bazaar. Prior to the winter holidays, the gallery will be transformed into a marketplace filled with handmade items created by Maine artists and craftspeople…


miffonedge take 2

Wed, Aug 2 - Sat, Aug 26

MIFFONEDGE Take 2 features a series of audiovisual works that challenge how we look at, listen to, and think about film. You can try your hand at direct animation by participating in the Community Cameraless Film Project at Common Street Arts. Jodie Mack’s animations enliven everyday objects and encourage us to see the world around us…


basic sewing

Sat, Aug 19 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday, August 19th, 3-5pm In conjunction with Cirque du Geek Instructor: Brittany Iafrate *FREE Are you interested in sewing, but don’t know where to start? Do patterns intimidate you? Come to our basic sewing class and learn how to get started on your dream project before Cirque du Geek! Registration is required. Please email marie@watervillecreates.org…


prop making tutorial

Sat, Aug 26 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

saturday, august 26th, 3-5pm in conjunction with Cirque du Geek instructor: TBA *free discover new tips and tricks on how to transform everyday objects into amazing cosplay accessories! registration is required. please email marie@watervillecreates.org to reserve a spot! *sponsored by colby college center for the arts and humanities


make a place setting!

Tue, Sep 12 - Tue, Sep 26

make a place setting! tuesdays + thursdays September 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 5:30-7:30 p.m. MAKE A PLACE SETTING is a new class that will offer instruction to create a large plate, small plate, bowl, and a drinking vessel. The last session will focus on glazing all pieces in the place setting. Participants are encouraged…


beginning wheel throwing

Wed, Oct 25 - Wed, Dec 6

Beginning Wheel Throwing Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m. October 25-December 6, 2017 (no class Wednesday, November 22) This 6-week pottery class will teach students the basics of throwing clay on the wheel. The class will start with learning clay basics and expand to cover creating mugs, bowls, plates, and other objects based on student interest. Skills that…