Exhibit Your Artwork

SEPTEMBER 17th, the deadline for submitting your work to the Acrylic Painters USA Juried Show is coming up soon.

Please review important dates below, and go to the Acrylic Painters USA website for a full prospectus and entry form.
  • Entry Deadline: September 17, 2021
  • Acceptance Notification: October 1, 2021
  • Drop Off Date: October 23, 2021, 9 am to noon
  • Shipped Receiving Dates: October 19, 20, 21, 22, 2021 ArtCenter Manatee
  • 209 9th St. West Bradenton, FL 34205
  • Reception and Awards: October 28, 2021, 5 pm-7 pm Pick-up Dates November 20, 2021, 9 am-noon Return Shipping will take place the following week.

We are looking forward to an outstanding show!

NOMA Gallery
Opening Reception

Pop In this Saturday between 12 – 5 pm to see the show, and see who won our prizes! We will be serving light refreshments for your enjoyment.

Call to Artists (nomaocala.com

Social Events

NOMA Gallery

Come and enjoy the atmosphere and art!
1-4 PM every Thursday

Exhibit Your Artwork

City of Ocala

visit https://www.ocalafl.org/Home/Components/News/News/669/

for information and application form.

Brick City Center for the Arts- Call to Artists

Marion Cultural Alliance | Calls To Artists (mcaocala.org)

New Call to Artists and Exhibit every month, many for Members only.
Opening Receptions on the First Friday of the month.

Gainesville Fine Arts Association- Call to Artists


First Friday Art Walk

Currently taking applications.
Held the first Friday of each month from 6-9 p.m., September thru May takes place in Ocala’s historic downtown. Performing and visual artists

Rainbow Springs Artist Cooperative

website- https://www.rainbowspringsart.com

The video below is airing on PBS about the art gallery. Thank you for your support through taking a class or visiting! Enjoy! Bridget Hanley

Workshops & Classes

Village Art Workshops 

Spruce Creek Professional Center
10935 SE 177th Place – Ste 406-407
Summerfield, FL 34491


For questions or registration Contact:
Wanda Boyd  wboyd2009@yahoo.com or (804) 536-1794
Beverly Hennessy  bbaugh97@aol.com or (352) 753-1383

Citrus Watercolor Society (CWS)

Meet 2nd Friday, Aug-June
Website: citruswatercolorsociety.com
September – Members’ Show & Tell with Founders Award $50
October -Marilyn Johansen Workshop! Details and Registration form on the website….

Ocala Figurative Artists (OFA) 

New Location at NOMA Gallery!
939 North Magnolia Avenue, Ocala, Florida 34475

NOMA website: NOMA Gallery (nomaocala.com)

Clothed Figure Drawing event. Four sessions, every other Thursday from 1-4 pm beginning July 22, 2021. Cost $30. No instruction at this time. All common mediums welcome, but no spray paints. Bring your supplies. NOMA provides tables, chairs, some easels when available.
Contact:  Don Borie  donborie@gmail.com or (352) 547-9034

Ocala Calligraphy Guild

Meet 3rd Monday, Sept thru November meetings on Zoom and in person. Contact info@ocalacalligraphy.org for the Zoom meeting link or other questions. Watch for updates:
Website: www.ocalacalligraphy.org  Facebook Group: Ocala Calligraphy Guild

Plein Air

Ocala Plein Air Painters (OPAP)

Meet the 2nd Saturday each month.
Contact:  Rich Woy  Woyzrus@cs.com  or (352) 598-9069

Citrus Watercolor Society (CWS)

See website Plein Air page
for date and location in Citrus County
Website: citruswatercolorsociety.com

Appleton Museum

FREE Admission Days

First Saturday s: Sept 4, Oct 22, Nov 6, Dec 4 (Big Lee’s BBQ on site 11 am- 2pm)
Sept 18 – Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
Oct 16-17 – Arthur Appleton’s Birthday Weekeend
Nov 11 – Veterans’ Day

Website- appletonmuseum.org