General Meetings -  6:30 p.m.  at SOW
February 26                April 16                        June 18       September 17             November 19

New Members’ Meeting Bi-annually 11:30 – 1:30
January 15                  July 16

Board Meetings every second Monday10:30 a.m.  at SOW
January 8                    April 9                          July 9                          October 8
February 12                May 14                        August 8                      November 19
March 12                     June 11                       September 17             December 10
Artful Touch Workshops:  The Third Wednesday of every Month.

                    Title/Theme                                   Delivery Date            Reception Date            Take Down Date
                                    10a - 2p                             5-7pm                                 10a – 2p

                    Make Me Smile                                                January 9                          January 12                             February 27
                    Celebration of the Arts CHHS Students     February 27                     March 4 * 1-3p                         March 20
                    Garden Gifts*                                                  March 20                           March 23                                    May 1
                    Silver Linings                                                       May 1                                 May 4                                      June 5
                    Summertime Minis                                            June 5                                 June 8                                     July 10
                    Fur, Fins, and Feathers                                      July 10                                July 13                                 August 14   
                    Secrets Fundraising Show                              August 14                          August 17                              August 31
                    Family of Man                                                  September 4                    September 7                         October 23   
                    Dusk to Dawn*                                                 October 23                       October 26                           December 4
                    Winter Warmth (Holly Days)                         December 4                       December 8                          January 8

                   * Judged show
Christmas House Tour and Holly Festival is December 8th, 2018
The Gallery will be open from 9-7p.


2018 Calendar of Events

“Loose Luminous, and Colorful!” - Watercolors with Marie Natale

Leave the tight, drab, laborious style behind. Create fabulous, glowing results like never before.
Paint with ease and add interest and energy to your paintings. Whether new to painting or already a watercolor enthusiast, Marie guides this journey of exploring your inner artist, showing a fearless method of using the vibrancy of color, and understanding the importance of color theory and value contrasts in your work.

Be amazed at the fresh, clean and luminous results when using color triads, proper brush techniques and the direct painting method. Marie is known for her friendly teaching style, making classes both fun and informative. Discover the joy only this wonderful painting medium provides and dispel any fears of its difficulty. Come join us for a great painting experience.

Each day will feature a new subject:
Landscapes and Buildings - Value and Contrast creating Distance
Skies, Boats, and Water Reflections
Adding People in your paintings

Monday June 25 thru Wednesday, June 27  -  9:30am to 4pm  (1 hour lunch break)

From 12 years old, Marie Natale developed her artist talen, earning a Master degree in Art Education from Rowan University. A lifelong love affair with creativity and art garnered Marie a variety of achievements. Marie taught in the public school system for ten years, and won the acclaimed “Teacher of the Year Award”. Marie currently teaches watercolor privately at her home studio as well as at the Ocean City Art Center in Ocean City, NJ, Cape May, community centers, and art guilds throughout the East Coast and abroad.
Sharing knowledge of art theory and design as well as techniques in this exciting medium brings Marie full circle.  She is a signature member of both NJWCS and Philadelphia WCS, Board member of NJWCS, published in Splash 17, and won numerous awards. Marie Natale says her goal in life is using her talents to make the world a brighter place and sharing the joy art brings into her life.

Class size limited to 20 people.  Location:  Milton Fire Hall, 116 Front Street
Milton, DE 19968
Tuition for 3 day class  $275 for MAG Members  $300 for Non Members
Go to for register and pay via paypal or
Contact Lynda Rae Gannon at 302.632.7868 or 
Supply lists will be sent after registration.

A Watercolor Workshop
with Sean Callahan

3 Days of Discovery

Wed. September 12 thru Fri. September 14
9:30am to 4pm
(1 hour lunch break)
MAG Gallery, 310 Walnut Street, Milton, DE

Day 1 – Fins - Blue Crabs
Day 2 – Feathers – Kingfisher
Day 3 – Night Skies

Fee - $325 MAG Member  $345 Non Member

Sean Callahan is an award-winning watercolor artist who also works in acrylic.  He is the owner/operator of Dog Tired Studio in Key West, FL (  A watercolor teacher for over 25 years, Sean conducts a very hands on, intimate class.  “My goal as a teacher is for you find your own style and voice.  Teaching what I know is sheer pleasure for me.  I thoroughly enjoy it and get as much as I give,” says Sean.  This is Sean’s 3rd workshop in the area.  Don’t miss your chance to learn from this exciting teacher!  Lass size is limited. Register today at

Class size limited to 12 people.  Location:  310 Walnut St.  Milton, DE
Tuition for 3 day class  $325  for MAG Members  $345 for Non Members
Go to for register and pay via paypal or
Contact Lynda Rae Gannon at 302.632.7868 or 
Supply lists will be sent after registration.

MAG at the 2018
Milton Horseshoe Crab & Shorebird Festival  

Garden Gifts Opening Reception and Winners!

Congratulations to Barbara Coffin on her blue ribbon winner!

Lorelei Meanor took second place.

Honorable Mentions 

Paul Hammesfahr, Barbara Lloyd, Carol Yost, and Sharon Hammesfahr

Rita Poore's Collage took 3rd place


Our special guests
Milton Garden Club

2018 Student Show Opening Reception

Holly Day 2017 at MAG

8x8  Anonymous Exhibition

Our 2017 Fundraiser was a great success!  Thanks to all who donated, bid, and won some beautiful artwork!  Some local future artists, aka high school students will benefit from your generosity when scholarships are awarded this coming school year.

Holly Days 2016 at MAG