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Are you artistic, like to create, and looking for like-minded spirits? Sandy Spring Museum has opportunities for artistic people to create, exhibit and sell art on site – both through the Museum’s gift shop and/or as a vendor at the annual, much-loved and highly attended Sandy Spring Museum’s Strawberry Festival.

Sandy Spring Museum is also host to art classes in a variety of themes, performance art shows, cultural art programs, exhibits and more.

Unite or reunite with other artists and meet fellow art enthusiasts, become acquainted with the people who enjoy what you enjoy. Build relationships around the shared appreciation of creativity and beauty, arts and crafts.

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Artists Open House

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The museum is home to eleven artists (http://www.sandyspringmuseum.org/artists/resident-artists/) who work in a variety of mediums, teach classes and create wonderful works of original art. Stop by on the first Saturday of any month to meet the artists, see them at work, and learn more about their craft. You may want to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift for yourself or a friend. This is a free event. All are welcome. If enough people RSVP we will set up a group tour. If not, the artists are still hear with open studios and happy to talk.

Fairy Garden Workshop

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Purchase tickets here: https://sandyspringmuseum.salsalabs.org/fairygardens/index.html A fairy garden is designed to give your green thumb a place to tend year-round and to lure fairies and good with them, good luck, to your home. It’s a tiny space created and tended with love. Bring whimsy to your home this Spring with your very own fairy garden. With your imagination and guidance from Garden Club member, Stephanie Parkhurst, you will create a miniature world of enchantment. Fairy gardens make great indoor gardens year-round…. and fairies make wonderful house guests! These green places for small spaces work well in any space, making them ideal for anyone, whether you’re downsizing or looking for the perfect centerpiece for a patio table. Included in your admission: – Decorative container with potting soil – Three small plants per container – A wonderful array of small decorations and other fanciful materials – Light refreshments *Note – You are welcome to bring your own container (it should be 4-5″ deep and 10″ wide) and any miniature items to decorate your garden, or to share. You will need to: – Bring a spoon or a small spade to dig in your garden – Wear comfortable clothes for playing with plants and potting soil. *Pre-registration is required for this program. The fun doesn’t end there! At the conclusion of the workshop, you are invited to join the Garden Club in participating in Color Your Community, an interactive exhibit at the museum.

Artists Open House

Needs a location

The museum is home to eleven artists (http://www.sandyspringmuseum.org/artists/resident-artists/) who work in a variety of mediums, teach classes and create wonderful works of original art. Stop by on the first Saturday of any month to meet the artists, see them at work, and learn more about their craft. You may want to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift for yourself or a friend. This is a free event. All are welcome. If enough people RSVP we will set up a group tour. If not, the artists are still hear with open studios and happy to talk.

Artists Open House

Needs a location

The museum is home to eleven artists (http://www.sandyspringmuseum.org/artists/resident-artists/) who work in a variety of mediums, teach classes and create wonderful works of original art. Stop by on the first Saturday of any month to meet the artists, see them at work, and learn more about their craft. You may want to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift for yourself or a friend. This is a free event. All are welcome. If enough people RSVP we will set up a group tour. If not, the artists are still hear with open studios and happy to talk.

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FREE Music & Art Mini Workshops

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