“A Dickens Tea” – food, etiquette and fashion from the Edwardian Era

The event took place on December 7th at the DAAC Arts & Cultural Center.  Many thanks to Ms. Sherrie White for her costumes, stories and inspiration for the event.  Thanks to the lovely models, the cooks, and of course, the patrons!   We hope to make this an annual event.

“A Dickens Tea” An afternoon of stories, fashion show and refreshments

A limited number of spaces are still available for this Saturday's Dickens Tea, December 7 from 4 - 6 p.m..  Come have a cup'a tea and spend an afternoon with local historian Sherry White as she shares stories and costumes from the Edwardian and Victorian eras.  Reservations are required.  REGISTER HERE  

June Gallery Exhibit through June 28

Ten o’clock Club Art Exhibit At DAAC Arts & Cultural Center in June   On the tenth of each month at ten o’clock in the morning, a group of artists gather to exchange ideas, note progress and encourage each other to spend at least ten minutes every day making art.  They call themselves “The Ten [...]

Community Arts Awards Celebration

COMMUNITY ARTS AWARDS CELEBRATION   The 32nd Annual Community Arts Awards celebration  took place Tuesday, May 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC) Arts & Cultural Center, 1740 Calle de Mercado in Mesilla. Special honorees for the evening were Sally and Glenn Cutter, recognizing their 45 years of service [...]

NM Watercolor Society Southern Chapter exhibit May 5 – 29

New Mexico Watercolor Society Southern Chapter Exhibit in May   From May 5 -29, the gallery exhibit at the Doña Ana Arts & Cultural Center features members of the New Mexico Watercolor Society Southern Chapter.  The exhibit is titled “Color and Light:  The Joy of Watercolor”.  According to exhibit chair Rachel Murphree, “The power and vibrancy [...]

Watercolor on Yupo Paper: Multiple-day artist workshop with Jody O’Meara of Denver, Colorado

For all levels.  Learn the cutting-edge technique of working with "Yupo Paper", a specialty paper that allows vibrant watercolor pigment to lay on-top of the surface.  Teaching artist Jody O'Meara of Denver, Colorado will lead this two and 1/2 day workshop on May 7, 8 and 9.   For more information or to register, click here