Mark your calendar for our upcoming receptions:

January 28, 2022 featuring local students

April 8, 2022 featuring Jane Lange

June 17, 2022 featuring Bonnie Cuocci

August 26, 2022 featuring Angelo Bianca

November 18, 2022 featuring Jodi Harvey



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 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



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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