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FRESH AND BEAUTIFUL Wayne Art Center announces 13th annual Wayne Plein Air Festival award winners
CBS3 – At Wayne Art Center, Student Artists Chisel Away At Their Artistic Skills
At Wayne Art Center, Student Artists Chisel Away At Their Artistic Skills By Vittoria WoodillMay 31, 2019 at 6:14 pm WAYNE, Pa (CBS) – Many families live, work and learn here along the Main Line. CBS3’s Vittoria Woodill had the chance to visit one of the places where people are able to learn not only […]
Wayne Art Center; Brings Fresh Approach to Annual Plein Air Festival
CBS3 13th Annual Plein Air Festival Is Underway In Wayne

3 Foodie Events to Put on Your Calendar This February
3 Foodie Events to Put on Your Calendar This February Girl Scout Cookie pairings and romantic Valentine’s Day events are must-dos this month. BY KEN ALAN Valentine’s Day Date Night at Wayne Art Center On Feb. 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Wayne Art Center is hosting a Valentine’s Day Date Night, where spouses, partners, […]
Ideas, shapes and sizes take form at Wayne Art Center
Craft Forms Preview Party 2018 MLMN – PDF Click here to Main Line News Ideas, shapes and sizes take form at Wayne Art Center By Joan Bang For Digital First Media RADNOR>> While downtown Philadelphia and its environs has a wealth of art museums, schools that teach the subject and patrons dedicated to either procuring […]
Super Summer Camp Guide 2019
Wayne Art Center turns to nature for inspiration Summer is the perfect time to disconnect from devices and reconnect with the outdoors. Now in its 35th year, Wayne Art Center’s 2019 Summer Arts Camp offers a wide range of classes to do just that! This year’s theme, Nature and Art: Connecting with Our World, invites […]
Experience Fine Contemportary Craft
Experience Fine Contemporary Craft from Around the World without Leaving the Main Line Depending on your own experiences, the word “crafting” might conjure a multitude of images. Perhaps you remember the holiday ornaments you made as a child, or the first macaroni necklace your son brought home from preschool. Both are valid works of art […]
CRAFT FORMS 2018 AT THE WAYNE ART CENTER
Mixed Media: Five new exhibitions at Wayne Arts Center
Nancy Campbell marks 30 years at helm of Wayne Art Center
Walk into the Wayne Art Center and you get the feeling that you’ve entered a large, airy space where adults and children alike feel at home. Over the last 30 years Nancy Campbell, the executive director, has shepherded the center from a tiny two-room school house, into the large, vibrant space it is now. Campbell, […]
The Wayne Art Center: Gem of the Main Line
  Nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood, just minutes from the Blue Route and bustling King of Prussia, is a jewel box of a building filled with vibrant artwork and classrooms alive with people immersed in creativity. The Wayne Art Center got its start in a carriage house in 1930 during the height of the Depression […]
Orchestra Concordia Presents Free Concert May 18
Travel Through Art: Around the World in 60 Days!
View Article in City Suburban News “This summer, Wayne Art Center will guide campers on a creative journey, Travel through Art; Around the World in 60 Days! Over 200 diverse arts classes will be offered throughout 12 weeks of Summer Art Camp, which are geared to every age and level of artistic ability. Flexible schedules feature […]
Honors String Orchestra Review
Wayne Art Center Honors Orchestra presents “An Evening of Music for Strings”
30 Years and Still Going Strong: Nancy Campbell, Executive Director of Wayne Art Center
Congratulations on your 30th anniversary at The Wayne Art Center Nancy! It must be a fulfilling feeling to look back on so many accomplishments through the years and see how far the art center has come. What brought you here 30 years ago, and more importantly what has kept you here? I was exposed to […]
“Art Quilt Elements” Opening at Wayne Art Center
Wayne Art Center: Art Quilt Elements 2018
“Wayne Art Center is proud to present Art Quilt Elements 2018, an International Juried Contemporary Quilt Exhibition, which will be on display at Wayne Art Center from March 16 – April 28, 2018. The opening reception and artists’ talk will run from 5:00 – 7:00 pm on Saturday, March 17 in both state-of-the-art Davenport and […]
Wayne Art Center Presents New Exhibits February 11
Nancy Campbell… The North Star of Wayne Art Center
“Wayne Art Center is the largest and one of the finest organizations of its kind in the Philadelphia region. Its phenomenal success and stellar distinction is largely due to the creativity and superlative leadership of Executive Director Nancy Campbell. As she celebrates her 30th year at the helm of the eminent and beloved art center, […]
Wayne Art Center Presents Lecture & Dinner
 
Mixed Media: Art start to new year
“Wayne Arts Center has two fantastic shows on right now. The highly anticipated annual Craft Forms exhibition is up through January 27th, as is Breaking The Glass Ceiling – Women in Glass. Mallory Weston, a Philadelphia based jewelry artist won best in show in Craft Forms for her piece, “Skin Shed.” Graduated of Rhode Island School of Design, […]
Craft Forms 2017
“Wayne Art Center is very proud to announce the 23rd celebration of Craft Forms. Craft Forms 2017, the International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Crafts, will be on display at Wayne Art Center from December 8, 2017 – January 27, 2018. This eagerly anticipated exhibition is dedicated to enhancing the public’s awareness of fine contemporary craft […]
Craft Forms 2017 on display from Dec. 8 to Jan. 27 at Wayne Art Center
Wayne Art Center’s Annual Shopping Weekend Nov. 18 & 19
Wayne Art Center’s Holiday Shopping Weekend set for Nov. 18, 19
Wayne Art Center will present the annual Holiday Shopping Weekend on Saturday, Nov. 18, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come join us for an unforgettable shopping experience! Local artisans will showcase their distinctive and original craft while you shop and enjoy a variety of culinary delights. […]
Exhibitions, Talks & Workshops at Wayne Art Center
Art For (and From) the Heart
There have been many charitable responses to the widespread devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The Wayne Art Center in Pennsylvania is one organization that answered the call to respond, hosting a very successful fundraiser. On Sunday, September 17, the Wayne Art Center hosted “Art from the Heart,” a two-hour public art sale designed […]
Wayne Art Center’s Annual Faculty Exhibition, Summertime Paint-Outs and ARTsisters Exhibits
 
New after school program in the works for WES underserved students
A new after school program is in the works for needy Wayne Elementary School students. The yet-to-be named venture is a joint project of St. David’s Episcopal Church, the Wayne Art Center and St. John AME Church. If the elementary school children don’t have somewhere to go after school, they will be “wandering aimlessly in […]
Wayne Art Center Announces New Fall Classes
Video: Wayne Art Center Student Works 2017
See the work of the talented students from Wayne Art Center on display from July 17 – August 18, 2017, in the Davenport, Vidinghoff and Link Galleries.
Destination Wayne: Wayne Art Center
Excerpt: “The first art center established on the Main Line, the Wayne Art Center began welcoming students more than 80 years ago in a carriage house garage. Today, situated on nearly three acres of mostly wooded land and under the direction of Nancy Campbell, the center opens its doors to more than 20,000 visitors each […]
Art Watch: Reflections throughout the Brandwine Valley
Excerpt: “The juried photograph exhibition, Reflections Thru the Lens, at Wayne Arts Center ends on June 30th. I was able to sneak in at the last minute, to scope out the wide range of landscape photography. While I enjoy the rolling hills of the mid-Atlantic region, or large panoramas illustrating the stark contrast of a verdant […]
Art Watch: Last Chance for Art Bloom
Excerpt: “The juried photograph exhibition, Reflections Thru the Lens, at Wayne Arts Center ends on June 30th. I was able to sneak in at the last minute, to scope out the wide range of landscape photography. While I enjoy the rolling hills of the mid-Atlantic region, or large panoramas illustrating the stark contrast of a verdant […]
‘Reflections,’ An Exhibition of Landscape Photography, opens at the Wayne Art Center
Wayne Art Center Presents Adult Summer Classes
Even More Events: Wayne Art Center Plein Air 2017 Exhibition
 
Video: Wayne Art Center 11th Annual Plein Air Festival
Wayne Art Center 11th Annual Plein Air Festival from Main Line TV on Vimeo.
Plein Air Artists Descend on Region
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Plein Air Artists to Start Painting around Main Line May 8 for Annual Wayne Art Center-hosted Competition
Wayne Art Center 2017 Plein Air Festival
Ceramic Innovations and Essential Earth opened at the Wayne Art Center
An Evening of Music for Strings
2 international ceramic exhibitions open April 1
Evening of Music for Strings April 3
Wayne Art Center Honors String Orchestra Spring 2017 Concert
Essential Earth Exposure
The Wayne Art Center’s four exhibitions continue through March 18
Join Wayne Art Center for “Lost Worlds” Summer Art Camp 2017
Trio of Exhibitions at Wayne Art Center
Frank’s Place: A giant in more ways than one
Michael Bacon to Speak and Perform at Wayne Art Center
On Display: Craft Forms 2016
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Radnor Sophomore Earns Inaugural Wayne Art Center Scholarship
Craft Forms 2016 and Making Marks
Talk on the Globalization of the City of Brotherly Love
Wayne Art Center Celebrates Three New Exhibitions
Magic In The Kitchen
Bronze statue of football player and World War II hero Emlen Tunnell in the works
Bronze statue of football player and World War II hero Emlen Tunnell in the works
Craft Forms & Making Marks
Setting Aside Politics in Favor of Community
Video: Wayne Art Center Holiday
Wayne Art Center’s Holiday Shopping Weekend
Video: Craft Forms 2016: 22nd International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Craft at the Wayne Art Center
Video: Craft Forms 2016 and Making Marks Juror & Artist Talk
Craft Forms 2016
Wayne Art Center’s Craft Forms Preview Party
Craft Forms 2016: Celebrating artists among friends
Chris Darway: Art and Tools of a Jeweler
Main Line Orchestra Concordia Concert
Craft Forms 2016 committee gather to address Preview Party invitations
Wayne Art Center String Orchestra Concert
Wayne Art Center Exhibits
Wayne Art Center Celebrates the Nude with Two Exhibitions
Video: The Nude, Mirror of Desire and The Nude Figure Exhibitions
Video: Ruth Weisberg, The Accidental Artist’s Model
The Nude Comes to Pennsylvania
Wayne Art Center offers new classes for Alzheimer’s patients
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Wayne Art Center’s Fall Classes Begin September 12 (page 6)
2016 Student Works Exhibit at Wayne Art Center
Wayne Winners
Wayne Art Center’s Plein Air Festival (page 3)
Barn Bash kicks off 10th Aniversary Plein Air Festival
Paramour’s 5th Annual Kentucky Derby Party
Art Quilt Elements 5 – Raw Edges
Art Quilt Elements 4 – Maps
Art Quilt Elements 3 – Pieced Quilts with Pieced Stripes
Readers want to know – How to piece quilts like Cher Cartwright
Art Quilt Elements 2 – More Pieced Quilts
Art Quilt Elements 1 – Pieced Quilts
“Young at Art” and “Teen Works 2016” Celebrate Young Artists (page 9)
Wayne Art Center Honors String Orchestra Spring Concert
Amuse Bouche @ Art Quilt Elements 2016
The Art Quilt Elements exhibit continues until April 28, 2016 at The Wayne Art Center
Burnt Water to Appear in Art Quilt Elements 2016
Wayne Plein Air
Wayne Plein Air Art Festival 2016!