EVENTS & SALES


Mark your calendar for our upcoming receptions:

August 26, 2022 featuring Angelo Bianca

November 18, 2022 featuring Jodi Harvey


Contrast on Canvas Group Show

with Featured Artist Angelo Bianca

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, August 26, 2022 - 6pm to 9pm

Come early, we're starting at 6pm!

Get transported into peaceful rural compositions and lively urban renditions in Angelo Bianca's magnificent oil paintings featured in our new show!  There is something special for everyone by our cooperative of artists exhibiting work in every medium!  See the latest creative treasures and meet the artists, all are invited to join us for an opening reception with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar!

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through November 13, 2022

 


 

Dazzling Adornments Group Show

with Featured Artist Jackie Swartz

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, June 17, 2022 - 7pm to 9pm

Dazzling adornments for you and your home!  Our jewelry artist Jackie Swartz makes the feature room sparkle with her collection of colorfully crafted earrings, necklaces and more!  Brighten up your home with one-of-a-kind wall art, and find the perfect handmade platter to bring to a summer get-together!  Join us for an opening reception with hors d'oeuvres and cash bar and get first pick of special somethings by all of our talented artists!

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through August 21, 2022

 


Mosaic Master Group Show

with Featured Artist Jane Lang

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, April 8, 2022 - 6pm to 8pm

"We are mosaics.  Pieces of light, love, history, stars... Glued together with magic and music and words." -Anita Krizzan.  Mosaic artist Jane Lang turns broken fragments of glass into beautiful works of colorful art and presents a large collection of her work as our featured artist.  All of our artists are exhibiting new work, filling the gallery with vibrant art to usher in the spring season!  Join us for a reception with hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, and great company to celebrate!

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through June 12, 2022

 


Greenhorns and Gurus Group Show, Part 2

with Student Featured Artists

OPENING RECEPTION PART 2:

Friday, March 4, 2022  6pm to 8pm
featuring C. Milton Wright HS Students

 

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through April 3, 2022
 

 


 

Greenhorns and Gurus Group Show, Part 1

with Student Featured Artists

OPENING RECEPTION PART 1:

Friday, February 4, 2022  (rescheduled from 1/28) 7pm to 9pm
featuring Havre de Grace HS Students

 

Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of our newest show spotlighting the emerging artistic talent of local high school students along with a gallery full of new work by our seasoned pros!

FREE event, drop in!



 

Let it Flow Group Show

with Featured Artist Laura Hofherr

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, November 19, 2021 - 7pm to 9pm

Let loose with the free flowing motion of acrylic and resin abstracts filling our feature space by Laura Hofherr, and enjoy a gallery full of new work by all of our resident artists!  Join us for a reception with hors d'oeuvres compliments of River City Public House, cash bar, and great company!

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through January 23, 2022

 



Art Enchantment Group Show

with Featured Artist Catherine Valle

 

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, August 27, 2021 - 7pm to 9pm

Fairies, mermaids, and fables oh my!  Inspired by the enchantment of turn of the century fantasy literature and the beauty of the natural world, featured artist Catherine Valle imparts vibrant imagination to her colorful and whimsical creations including oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings, as well as themed jewelry pieces and sculptural artwork. 

All 37 of our resident artists have such a wonderful variety of artwork to share with you.  Join us for a reception with hors d'oeuvres compliments of River City Public House, cash bar, and great company!

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through November 14, 2021


 

SALE!  Saturday Aug. 21 & Sunday Aug. 22, 2021

Anchors away for the celebration of all things water at the Waterfront Festival in Havre de Grace!  Sail into our historic town by the sea for steamed crabs, seafood, live bands, beer gardens, artisans, pirates, pony rides, live mermaids, youth fishing derby, and lots more!  Make Arts by the Bay Gallery a must stop during your visit, and check out our impressive variety of nautical masterpieces (and more!) by over 40 renowned regional artists!  Enjoy our best sale ever- pick a sail boat to reveal 5, 10, or 15% off your entire purchase!  

For more information about the Waterfront Festival visit 

https://explorehavredegrace.com/event/the-waterfront-festival-in-havre-de-grace/

 



 

Paint a Pretty Pot Make & Take

August 6, 2021 • Starts at 5pm

First Fridays are famous in Havre de Grace!  Stop by Arts by the Bay during the festivities and have fun painting your own pretty pot complete with a spider plant to take home!   

$10 per person

Drop-in, no registration needed.

 


 

Paper Dahlia and Oyster Shell Ring Dish Make & Take

July 2, 2021 • Starts at 5pm

Come enjoy First Friday festivities in Havre de Grace and stop by Arts by the Bay to get creative!  Learn how to construct your own beautiful paper dahlia with Jean Priebe and make a special oyster shell ring dish with Barbara Medici! 

$10 per person, per workshop

Drop-in, no registration needed.

 


Into the Wild Group Show

with Featured Artist Nelia Cheney

 

OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, June 18, 2021 - 7pm to 9pm

The beauty of nature and the intrigue of wildlife await in our newest show!  Featured artist Nelia Cheney presents a collection of work in oils, pastels, graphite, and her primary media- watercolors, which she feels are most befitting of "the freedom of the outdoors."

Come enjoy a lovely reception with hors d'oeuvres compliments of River City Public House, cash bar, meet the artists, and immerse yourself in pieces of every medium by our talented group of regional artists.

FREE event, drop in!

Exhibit Showing through August 22, 2021



Havre de Grace Art Walk

Saturday, May 8, 2021 • 2-6pm

Make Arts by the Bay a stop on your Havre de Grace Art Walk and see John Sauers and Pam Wilde at work painting outside the gallery!  Come inside and enjoy the artwork of more than 40 talented regional artists!

 


 

Life and Art Begin Anew Group Show

and Featured Artist Ellie Tryon

 

SHOW OPENING: Friday, April 16, 2021 - 6pm to 8pm

(We practice coronavirus courtesies: face masks and social distancing are in effect)
 

The creative palettes of our talented artists are brimming as a colorful spring season abounds and we all begin to emerge from a challenging year of isolation.  Celebrate the renewal and spruce up your space with something special from our artists' hands.  Be sure to visit our feature area for an incredible collection of paintings by celebrated artist and arts advocate Ellie Tryon! 

 

Click here to check out a video walk through recorded by featured artist Ellie Tryon

 

Exhibit Showing through June 13, 2021

 


 

Canvas and Clay Group Show

and Featured Artists John Sauers & Jerry Buczacky

 

SHOW OPENING: Friday, January 29, 2021 - 6pm to 8pm

(We practice coronavirus courtesies, so face masks, social distancing and occupancy limitations are in effect.)
 

Our artists John Sauers and Jerry Buczacky have been at play with canvas and clay!  See a fabulous collection of their paintings and pottery featured in our spotlight section, along with a gallery full of new work in every imaginable artform by our talented group of artists! 

Exhibit Showing through April 11, 2021

 


Holiday Hangover Sale!

December 26, 2020 - January 10, 2021

Whether you want to extend the enjoyment of this holiday season, or be an early bird for the next, choose your favorite unique handmade ornament before they're gone, and enjoy 10% off!


 

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