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Field Trip: Anne Marie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, Dowell, Maryland


Anne Marie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center in Dowell, Maryland has a sculpture garden, exhibits, a studio school and various events. For example, while we were there, they had their 
Fairy houses and gnome houses are part of the 5th Annual Fairies in the Garden.
What is a "woolie"?  A woolie is a hand-stitched portrait of a ship created by British seamen between the 1830s and 1880s and they are quite intricate and beautiful.
Visitors of all ages are invited to drop in the Summer Public Art Project table and participate in the community art project called Jibe: Compositions on Sail in which you can draw and paint on giant swatches of sailcloth.
One of the temporary mazes in the sculpture garden, ARTmazing.
They also have picnic tables available for use.

The fee for Annemarie Garden is Adults, 18 and up, $5.00; Youths, 6-17, $3.00 and Children, 5 and under are free.


Do you have any arts center with gardens near you?

1 comment:

  1. That looks like a fun place to visit. Those temporary mazes look pretty fun to wander through. I love mazes.

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