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"Kreative Kids" Summer Arts Program

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2014 Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit
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June 26 - July 27
"Summer Fire"
Ceramics and Pottery Exhibit

June 26 - July 27
"Town and Country"

In the Back Space at the Berkeley Art Works

July 31 - August 17
Potomac River Artists' Guild
Reception Saturday August 2, 5-7pm

August 21 - 31
Boys and Girls Club Photography

Septermber 4 - 28
West Virginia Watercolor Society Signature Exhibit

Second Friday Poetry

Second Friday Poetry: Yours or Another's
Second Friday of every month, 6:30-8pm

Two new Saturday Workshops with Judith Becker

Saturday, August 16; 1-4pm
Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds

Saturday, August 23; 1-4pm
Easy Tips for Painting Water

Special 3 Day Pastels Workshop with Kay Witt

August 7, 8, and 9, 2014
Mini Australian Shepherd

September 15-17 Special Workshop

"Capturing the Light"
3 Day Watercolor Workshop
with Lynn Ferris, NWS, FWS

The “Berkeley Art Works” is a new gallery, activity center and arts education facility in downtown Martinsburg, West Virginia. Located at 116 North Queen Street, the facility supports a variety of exhibits, the "Artists At the Works," and a variety of art classes and workshops for young people and adults. Read the full press release announcing the opening of the Berkeley Art Works.

Regular hours are Thu 12-5, Fri 12-8, Sat 12-5, and Sun 12-3.

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07/23/2014: Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds

Saturday Workshop Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg Saturday, August 16; 1-4pm Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds Instructor: Judith Becker Workshop is designed to help students learn how to approach any type of sky or cloud image.  Tips will include learning how to see the various colors and shades in […] - More

07/09/2014: Cartoon Fun for Kids

Here’s a fun and creative way for kids to tell the story of their summer or launch their own comic series. How to create and draw cartoon characters is the subject of a five-day class for kids ages 8 to 18. It’s offered at the Berkeley Art Works, beginning Monday, July 21, from 9 am […] - More

06/28/2014: Berkeley Art Works Reception for Two Exhibits Tonight

Tonight, Saturday, June 28 from 5-7 pm the Berkeley Art Works at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg invites everyone to join the celebration of the opening of two new exhibits and meet the artists whose work is on display. The exhibits and the reception are free and open to the public. “Summer Fire” The […] - More

06/23/2014: Acrylics Special Topics Workshop Saturday June 28

Special Topics in Acrylics, Saturday, June 28; 11-4pm Textural Elements Workshop – Water, Skies, Foliage, Fur, Feathers & More! Instructor: W. J. Gilbert Kellogg; “Jean” Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg WV. This class, taught by award winning artist, W. J. Gilbert Kellogg, will be an introduction to developing textural elements through acrylic […] - More

06/21/2014: Call for Artists: 2014 EWV Juried Exhibit

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Second Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibition will be on display October 2 – 26 with a reception on Saturday, October 4 from 5-7pm. The exhibit is open […] - More

06/20/2014: Last Weekend for Art Works Photography Exhibits

The Photo14 juried photography exhibit and Gary Bergel’s “Beauty Like Litter Is All Around“ exhibit will close on Sunday. The exhibits have attracted a lot of interest and we are looking forward to having the juried photography show become an annual event. Gary’s iPhone photos provided a great launch for the Back Space Gallery. Here […] - More

06/19/2014: Cimaglio and Parker Two Person Show in the Back Space Gallery

Local artists Kat Cimaglio and Susan Parker will team up for and exhibit of paintings called “Town and Country” in the Back Space Gallery in the Berkeley Art works. The exhibit opens June 26 and runs through July 20 in the gallery at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. Life on Kat Cimaglio’s farm is […] - More

06/09/2014: Signature Watercolor Artist Lynn Ferris to Teach in Martinsburg

A three-day watercolor workshop by artist and instructor Lynn Ferris, AWS, NWS, will be offered at the Berkeley Art Works on September 17 – 19, 2014.  The workshop will focus on techniques to capture light in watercolor, changing a painting from ordinary to extraordinary. Students will learn to design with light, recognize light sources and […] - More

06/04/2014: Visiting Hollywood Writer Offers Workshops for Local Storytellers

Martinsburg native, Adam Jones, will share time-tested tricks, tips and tools at Berkeley Art Works. Adam Jones, actor, director and writer with scores of credits to his name, is visiting his family in Martinsburg this July. While in town, Jones plans to teach two workshops at Berkeley Art Works in downtown Martinsburg. A four-session workshop […] - More

06/04/2014: “Kreative Kids” Summer Art Program

Summer arts fun and learning is on tap for creative young people ages 6 through 18 at the Berkeley Art Works in Martinsburg.  Starting July 7,  Berkeley Arts Council’s teaching artists will be offering classes ranging from puppets, painting and cartoons to projects using rocks, scissors, paper, clay and even eggs! Students in Judith Becker’s […] - More

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