Drawings and Decoys; Learn from the Best!

Majestic Waterfowl enjoyed a fabulous opening earlier this month.  The wildlife drawings of award-winning artist Paul Treadway and special collection items from the Havre de Grace Decoy Museum come together in this exciting gallery exhibition, on display Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, October 26th 2014, 12-4 pm. Check out some images of the reception here!

There is still time to sign up for Paul Treadway's drawing workshop this Saturday at 10 am, "Realism and the Pencil". Make your artistic curiosity into art with Paul's expert guidance. 

Realism and the Pencil: Drawing Workshop with Paul Treadway
Where: Carroll Mansion
      800 E Lombard St. Baltimore, MD, 21202
When: Saturday, September 27th 2014, 10 am to 12 pm
Cost: $30 Workshop fee, $25 for Members

For more photos, view the full post here. Photos courtesy of Darin Hughes Photography. 

Happy Star Spangled 200 from Carroll!

In celebration of the Star Spangled Bicentennial of the Battle of Baltimore, the Carroll Museums is proud to offer special admission Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14th. 

Come tour the historic home of the man who made the War of 1812 worth fighting, Declaration of Independence signer Charles Carroll of Carrollton. 

Mansion Tours start on the hour from 12 to 3 pm. Shot Tower tours depart from the Mansion at 4 pm. 

Majestic Waterfowl: Art and Artifacts of the Chesapeake

The wildlife art of Paul Treadway comes to life as the Carroll Museums partners with the Decoy Museum of Havre de Grace. Historic, decorative, and working decoys will be on display in the Carroll Mansion Arts Gallery along with original drawings by wildlife artist Paul Treadway. Join us from 6 to 8 pm on Friday, September 5th for refreshments, an evening with the artist, and a chance to see the exhibition first.

Majestic Waterfowl will be on display from September 6 to October 26 on Saturdays and Sundays, 12-4 pm. The gallery is, as always, free and open to the public.

Where: Carroll Mansion
      800 E Lombard St. Baltimore, MD, 21202
Gallery On Display: Saturday, September 5th 2014 through Sunday, October 26th 2014, 12-4 pm
Opening Reception: Friday, September 5th, 6-8 pm

Cost: free