Here is the full list of upcoming events hosted by the Blackstone Valley Art Association.RSS
Wed27Apr20162-4 Tower Hill Botanical Garden 11 French Drive Boylston, Mass
Field trip for photography of Tower Hill’s daffodil field and other flowers! It’s reached its peak!
Milford TV Station 138 South Main Street Milford, MA
This is the closing reception for the “Green / Spring” show and the drop-off for the upcoming “Florals” show which will run from May to June. http://bvaa.org/2016/04/08/milford-may-june-show-florals/
Sat30Apr20167:30-8:30 Milford Town Hall 52 Main Street Milford, MA
Deadline for submission is Mon, Apr 25th. Dropoff is Thu and Fri 4-6pm.
Tue17May20166:30-9pm Whitinsville / Northbridge Senior Center 20 Highland St, Whitinsville, MA 01588
Our annual meeting and pot luck dinner!
Sat21May20169:30am - 3pm Sutton, MA
Free for BVAA members and residents of Sutton; $35 for others.
Sat04Jun20168am - 4pm
4 Uxbridge Road
Sutton, MA 01590
We will have two booths at the festival! Full details:
Sun26Jun201610-4pm Whitinsville Art & Antiques 202 Church Street, Whitinsville MA
Come on out for a fun reception with art and food!
Milford TV Station
138 South Main Street, Milford, MA
UPDATE! MOVED TO TUE JUN 28!!
This is the take down for the previous “florals” show and the drop-off for the upcoming “summer” show. All are welcome!
Open to all BVAA members!
Every month we host a free online art show on Flickr. This great image-sharing site is free to use and reaches millions of art lovers.
The theme for the month of August 2016 is Layers!
You can find our BVAA Flicker area here:
Show us your favorite layer images!
Fri05Aug2016Worcester Historical Museum, Worcester
Another summery week, another Free Fun Friday to enjoy! Thanks to the Highland Street Foundation for these amazing opportunities.
The Friday opportunities for free entry on August 5, 2016 are:
Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge
The Old State House, Boston
The Greenway Carousel, Boston
Springfield Museums, Springfield
Historic Deerfield, Deerfield
Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield
The Old Manse, The Trustees, Concord
Worcester Historical Museum, Worcester
Last year we went to Springfield. Would anybody like to visit the Historical Museum this year? Or would we like to plan a trip out somewhere further away?
Full details about the Free Fun Fridays:
Sat13Aug201611am The Blackstone Gorge on County Street, Blackstone, Massachusetts
UPDATED DATE!! We will be holding our next plein air event on August 13th, 2016. We will meet at The Blackstone Gorge on County Street, Blackstone, Massachusetts, at 11:00 AM. There will be an artist demo and talk and we will take a short break and paint the rest of the afternoon.
Bring a lunch and we will find a local facility we can use.
Tue16Aug20166-9pm Water Street in Worcester
The Blackstone Valley Art Association will be participating in the Worcester Canal District Art Walk!
This fun event runs each third Tuesday of the month throughout the summer on Water Street in Worcester.
There’s music! Painting! Singing! Food! All styles of non-photographic art are warmly welcomed.
Bring an easel and do some live painting!
Let us know if you’d like to participate. It’s completely free! It’s a one-day pop-up type of show.
Photos from the June 2016 Art Walk:
Fri19Aug20162pm Ecotarium Worcester, MA
Join us for a fun FREE afternoon at the Ecotarium! Meet at 2 at the sundial plaza.
Thu25Aug20166-8pm The Milford TV Station is at 138 South Main Street.
Every two months we rotate the show at the Milford TV Station. The drop-off for the upcoming September-October 2016 show on the theme of “Cities” is Thursday, August 25th from 6-8pm. We do these on the last Thursday of the month preceding the show.
This date is also the reception (and take down) for the existing “Summer” show. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend!
Please bring food or drink to share!
The Milford TV Station is at 138 South Main Street.
The Milford people do the labels and hanging for us, so there is no need to use our online submission form to indicate what you’re bringing. Simply be sure to label the back of each piece with its title, your name, and the price.
This show is for BVAA members only and is free to participate in. Most artists bring in three items but if you have more that’s great! The items can be any size or shape – Milford has a great hanging system which can accommodate pretty much anything.
Fri23Sep20162-5pm Worcester Airport Worcester, MA
See gorgeous WWII planes up close!
Street photography in Boston! We’ll carpool in and enjoy a fantastic afternoon / evening of photography.
Water Street, Worcester
Reception is Thursday, Oct 27th from 6-9pm! Come on out!
Great food and atmosphere!
To see the calendar in PDF and other formats, visit here: