Upcoming Events

    • Dale continues with his  fascinating and informative Art Series:


      June 11:  Women Artists

      July 2:  Art and the Korean and Vietnam Wars

      August 16: Art and the AIDS Crisis

      Free and Open to the Public

      (All discussions begin at 6:00pm)

    • Wood Carver Reception 

      Thursday, June 14 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

      Alec Lacasse- demo at 6 PM |  Demo Productions will be for sale

      Open to the Public

    • Every fourth Thursday of the month | 1-4pm | FREE

      Credit Classes for Teachers and Artists

      Bring any art project to work on during this four-hour time period.

      MAE can provide easels, computers, and drop cloths.

      Just bring your other materials and project(s).


    • Do you love music?  Do you remember the mental and emotional enjoyment of singing? Are you more than 55 years old, female and live in the Maquoketa area? Do you just want to sing? Then the TREBLE TAPESTRY VOICES Group may be for you!  TAPESTRY VOICES is a group of women’s voices of diverse ability and age (many colors of threads) woven (blended) into a cohesive unit of expressive song

      TAPESTRY VOICES| Summer Break–Look for Dates in August 2018

      Come and gain musical knowledge, singing technique, and the camaraderie that occurs in an ensemble group.  Bring your lunch, eat before or after-

      Contact: Nancy Kilburg at 562 249 6200 or Pam Crawford at 652-2591

      Director: Pamela Crawford                                         

    • This group meets the third Thursday of every month at MAE at 1:00 pm

      Come “zen” and doodle 

      Meet   *   Create   *   See


    • A free student run ART CLUB for high school students in the community.


      Come and see what it is about

      Let out your creative side in a fun environment

      When:  Every Tuesday Begins September 6th, 2016

      Time:  4-5 pm

      Where: Maquoketa Art Experience (124 S Main)

      A safe place for students: 

      To express themselves in creative ways

      To try new things

      To become the artist they want to become



      Friday, May 25 at MAE | 11:30am – 1:00pm 


      Early influences in modern art: When did the break from ‘academic’ art happen and modern art began.

      Who were those early artists who started the modern art revolution?

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