NEWS

Category: Art


School is out so trying to find something fun, entertaining and educational can be a challenge BUT Gloucester Arts on Main is here to help! Take a look below at all of the different neat classes that are available to keep your children’s young minds engaged and growing! Please call them at 804-824-9464 or click … Continue reading “Arts on Main-July Classes for Kids”


Please join us along Gloucester Main Street for some good ‘ole FIRST FRIDAY FUN on Friday, July 6!!! Various events will take place starting at 5p and end at 8p. Stewart Gallery will host an OPEN RECEPTION, 5p-7p for their current exhibit: LIGHT-SHADOW-REFLECTION where works will be displayed by artists: Carolyn Dudley, Jordan Flower, Melanie … Continue reading “First Friday Fun”


Gloucester Arts on Main invites you to join them on Tuesday, July 17 6:30p-8:30p for a fun paint-in night taught by professional artist Patrizia Giovanna Smith. Patrizia brings over 25 years experience as a painter & teacher to help you create your own masterpiece! In July, Smith will demonstrate how to create joyous colors and … Continue reading “Paint Like A Pro at Gloucester Arts on Main”


Have you seen the three new additions along Gloucester Main Street for the Gloucester Arts Festival?! How could you miss them, as they are LIFE-SIZE works of art! Although, we admit, they look so real at first glance, you might not have realized they were sculptures by the internationally-renowned Seward Johnson. Johnson’s sculptures have been … Continue reading “Seward Johnson Life-Size Sculptures Arrived for Gloucester Arts Festival”


A concert like no other that has come to Gloucester will close out this year’s Gloucester Arts Festival and you won’t want to miss it!!! On Saturday, June 30, starting at 6:30 p.m., Elijah Rock, a triple threat entertainer breathing new life into the Great American Songbook from coast to coast, will join the Virginia … Continue reading “A Night of Romance with Elijah Rock and Virginia Symphony Jazz”


The Gazette-Journal will host A Day With Words from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at its office at 6625 Main Street, Gloucester. More than 70 authors and literary entities are expected to attend. Every interest will be represented, from local history and memoirs to children’s books and coloring books. Many authors will bring copies of … Continue reading “A Day With Words at The Gazette Journal”


A big THANK YOU to all that came out to the Gloucester Main Street Association Wine Walk 2018 that was held last Thursday, June 14th. We had a great crowd that enjoyed the wines, shopping, each other’s company and the amazing art which is thanks to the Gloucester Arts Festival taking place! Yes, not only … Continue reading “Wine Walk 2018 is in the Books”


Gloucester Arts on Main will be holding a Children’s Ikebana Workshop on Saturday, July 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. A Japanese flower arranging lesson (workshop) where children and their parent/grandparent* learn the basics of the art of Ikebana. Ikebana International, a worldwide group, have put together a simple, easy to follow textbook for … Continue reading “Children’s Ikebana Workshop to be held at Arts on Main”


The Gloucester Arts Festival recently announced the winners of its 2018 Juried Show, selected by the event’s juror, Jeff Harrison, Chief Curator Emeritus at the esteemed Chrysler Museum in Norfolk. “I was thoroughly impressed with the consistently high quality of the work in the show, and stunned by the phenomenal technical mastery the artists revealed … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts Festival Announces Winners of 2018 Juried Show”


We’re so excited and we just can’t hide it!!! Gloucester Main Street Wine Walk will be held on Thursday, June 14, 4pm-8pm. During the Wine Walk, merchants open up their shops as “tasting rooms” where attendees can sample wines at participating locations, all while enjoying special sales and merchandise up and down Gloucester Main Street. … Continue reading “One More Day Until Our Wine Walk-Last Chance to Get the Reduced Price”


UPCOMING EVENTS
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    August 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm