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The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center

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40 S Carroll St, Frederick, MD 21701-5607
+1 301-698-0656
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Wonderful local art exhibits

We are a member of this wonderful local art center that provides us with exhibits of local artist... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Proseccovaldo
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Frederick, Maryland
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Very small When we went they were displaying art from kids at local schools, which is fantastic... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
AmyYas
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Over fifty exhibitions are shown at the Delaplaine each year in eight different galleries. “We strive to maintain a balance between the familiar and the avant-garde, the local and the regional, and the professional and the amateur artist,” explained Manager of Exhibits Diane Sibbison. The center provides the Frederick region with educational opportunities and experiences in the visual arts through classes, exhibits, and programs and it does so with enthusiasm and a creative flare.
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40 S Carroll St, Frederick, MD 21701-5607
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

We are a member of this wonderful local art center that provides us with exhibits of local artist and also has excellent classes.

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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Very small When we went they were displaying art from kids at local schools, which is fantastic! Just not what I was there to see though. Thought they might have other art on display too, but only a few pieces. Would not go back

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

If you want to see local artists this is the place. They have a nice collection of modern and traditional art plus usually a featured exhibit. I was there on First Saturday and they had a reception with the artists, as well as $2 activities...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2017

We attended a dinner here. Not only was the dinner outstanding BUT the Center is wonderful. They have a great gift shop with a nice variety of unique and quality items for sale. Parking is good due to having a parking deck right next door....More

Thank Vicki A
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

I did a glass blowing course here and it was so much fun. My creations were dismal but the more artistic amongst us did a wonderful job. It was well worth doing and reasonably priced.

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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

This arts center is a location where local artists can display their art and sell it. Some of the art was very nice and reasonable prices but some was definitely an acquired taste and way overpriced. I spent a few minutes wandering the first floor...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We parked in the gravel lot behind the arts center and spent 15 minutes touring. When we came out our car was gone!! Towed away for $200 impound fee. The worst part? When we went in the center for help, they were totally uncooperative. I...More

4  Thank SwanPointer
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Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a great art center that always has wonderful exhibits and lots of activities and classes. The space is also good to rent for private functions- the staff is wonderful to work with and the price is right.

Thank Elizabeth C
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

a great place to see exhibits as well as enroll in classes geared to you level of expertise. some of the best instructors employed there to offer you great opportunities to target your creative skills, gift shop with a variety of items to purchase, rental...More

Thank Norvis L
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

I love any place that's DOG FRIENDLY!! And the entire Downtown Frederick area practically is. The staff here were so nice and accommodating. The repurposed building and addition were super fun to walk through , and the multi-level art experience was a nice drop-in from...More

1  Thank Paisley1110
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