1978 Maplewood Arts Center is a community space dedicated to the arts. The Center offers classes and workshops, art shows, film programs and live performances—and provides a forum for artists to work, exhibit and interact.
New Portrait Class
Are you nervous about trying portraiture, or had a bad experience in the past?
Rekindle your confidence with our new summer class
June 29th - July 26th
Showcasing the work of the artists who are the back bone of the Maplewood arts center, this show features 35 artists, filling the walls with a range of media, style and subject matter. Last year the Friends exhibit was a total delight and this show promises even more surprises.
June 19th 10-12pm
Learn to paint with the traditional seven layer method used by the old masters using the convenience of modern mediums. Beginners and Experienced painters welcome
Monday or Friday, 10-11:30am
Everyone can paint. Enjoy a relax morning in a gallery setting learning watercolor with popular instructor Evelyn Graves. All levels are welcome to this ongoing class.
August 3rd - 31st
Opening Reception: August 10th
Artist /activist Anne Dushanko Dobek will be creating a new iteration of her ongoing Promises Promises installation series at 1978 Gallery this August