First Friday Art Tours return

    2021 First Friday Art Tour dates:

    July 2, August 6, Sept. 3 & Oct. 1

    Special reception hours: 3-7 p.m.

    Self-guided journeys led by an art lover’s desire to exercise their imagination.

    Paintings ... sculpture ... mixed media ... assemblage art ... photography ... pottery ... weaving ... fiber arts

    Participating galleries feature new work, hold open houses with refreshments, studio tours, and often offer live demonstrations.

    Some galleries are artist-owned, others represent many artists

    Most of the galleries are in walking distance of each other or mere minutes apart by car.

    Go ahead - take a walk - or a ride - on the creative side!

    Participating Galleries

    In Boothbay Harbor ...

    ABACUS

    12 McKown St. - 633-2166 - https://abacusgallery.com

    Featuring fine Maine art, jewelry, home furnishings, metal sculptures (and much more) by Maine artists and artisans.

    BLACK RIVER GALLERY

    16 McKown St. - 315-6522 - www.blackrivergallery.com

    A collaboration of the creative and photographic visions of Sue Kenney and Catherine Day.

    BOOTHBAY REGION ART FOUNDATION

    1 Townsend Ave. - 633-2703 - https://boothbayartists.org

    There are some 200 artist members at this gallery representing all media.

    ED BROWN’S WHARFSIDE GALLERY

    31 Commercial St. - 239-470-4504 - www.edbrownart.com

    Watercolorist Ed Brown’s paintings of Maine, and Florida’s east and gulf coasts.

    GLEASON FINE ART

    31 Townsend Ave. - 633-6849 - www.gleasonfineart.com

    Current show: “Kevin Beers: 25 Years and Counting;” the artist will be at the gallery from 5-7 p.m.

    GOLD/SMITH GALLERY

    8 McKown St. - 633-6252 - www.goldsmithgallery.net

    Current show: “The Final Works of Carlo Albucci,” a Florentine painter of curious happenings.

    JOY TO THE WIND

    34 Atlantic Ave. - 633-xxx - www.joytothewind.com

    Featuring the art of Lynne and John Seitzer. Custom framing available, too.

    STUDIO 53 FINE ART

    53 Townsend Ave. - 633-2755 - www.studio53fineart.com

    Nine artists represented here. Current show: New work by David Estey & Jack Silverio.

    And ...  don’t miss work by local artists at these fine restaurants ...

    OCEAN POINT INN

    191 Shore Road, E. Boothbay - 633-4200 - www.oceanpointinn.com

    PORTS OF ITALY

    47 Commercial St. - 633-1101 - http://www.portsofitaly.com

    THISTLE INN

    55 Oak St. - 633-3541 - www.thethistleinn.com

     

    Event Date: 

    Fri, 10/01/2021 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm