Young Artists Studio

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

The Young Artists Studio is an opportunity for creatives ages 8-18 to enjoy an "open studio” experience. They are able to use any of a wide array of materials to create projects of their choosing, for a full two hours or just drop in for a while. Each week there is a technique demonstrated by […]

Free

Fireside Chat: Belfast Poetry Festival

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

Our September Fireside Chat will be hosted by Belfast poet laureate, Judy Kaber, and the Belfast Poetry Festival—an inclusive and collaboration-driven event that gives poets, artists, and audience broad opportunity to make connections, share ideas, and discover possibilities for the arts beyond the merely expected. The Festival joins poets and artists in collaborative work that […]

Free

Fireside Chat: Restorative Justice

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

Our October Fireside Chat will be hosted by Hanlon Kelley from the Restorative Justice Project Maine, a nonprofit organization that promotes fundamental change in communities, schools and institutions and the justice system. Our responses to crime and wrongdoing seek renewal and safety for the community, support and healing for victims, and accountability and reintegration of […]

Free

Artist Talk with Shannon Downey (aka Badass Cross Stitch)

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

Join us for an artist talk with Shannon Downey (aka Badass Cross Stitch). Shannon is also an activist, craftivist, community builder, and general instigator. She blends politics, activism, and art into projects that are designed to inspire others to take action, think, discuss, engage with democracy and their community, and find some digital/analog balance. The […]

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Belfast’s Great Pumpkin Pageant

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

Belfast's Great Pumpkin Pageant is joining forces with the Waldo County YMCA's Trunk or Treat event for one-stop Halloween hoopla! Want to enter a decorated pumpkin? Here's how: Get a pumpkin! Johnny's Seeds is donating over 100 pumpkins for entrants. Visit our pumpkin patch (at Waterfall Arts) after October 15 to get yours! Limit one […]

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Badass Herstory Workshop with Shannon Downey (aka Badass Cross Stitch)

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

This is a focused Embroidery 101 workshop (community stitchup!) that supports folks in developing their Badass Herstory submissions. Badass Herstory is a Global Craftivism Project centering the stories of as many folks of marginalized genders as possible. Part community-organizing project, part public art project it is appropriate for new stitchers and skilled stitchers alike. Shannon […]

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Recurring

Midcoast Maine Collage Collective

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

The Midcoast Maine Collage Collective is an artist collective whose members are passionate about collage and community.

Free

Artist Reception: Paul Valentine

Waterfall Arts 256 High Street, Belfast, ME

Join us as we celebrate the work of Paul Valentine and welcome him to the Clifford Gallery for the month of November. Paul creates woodcut prints and paintings that celebrate the beauty and power of the earth and asks the viewer to consider the impact that their lifestyle leaves upon it. We all consume material […]

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Waterfall Arts COVID-19 Update

Following CDC recommendations and guidelines, Waterfall Arts will no longer require masking, proof of vaccination, or a negative COVID test for patrons, students, or visitors to attend classes, openings or any events at the Waterfall Arts building