A New Creative Community in Dover, New Hampshire

The Art Center is located on the 1st floor of the Washington Street Mills in Historic downtown Dover. The Art Center's mission is to bring culture to the community through the Arts. The Center consists of 10 individual Art Studios which includes, painters, photographers, sculptors, writers, publishers, musicians and custom framing. The focus of The Art Center is to create, display and to sell Art Work. In addition to the Art Studios there is approximately 3,000 sq ft available for exhibitions, educational workshops, and art classes. The Art Center boasts a 300 sq ft Stage used for cultural events - small ensemble performances, poetry readings and small theatrical performances.


June 23, 2-6 PM

The Page Turner author event will offer something for readers of all ages, featuring more than a dozen authors, in genres including children's & young adult, fiction, mystery, sci-fi & horror, health & spirituality, and poetry. There will be performances for kids, interactive panel discussions with the authors, readings and book signings, and a writing workshop (6 pm to 7pm). Attendees can enter a raffle for a chance to win one of six posters of book covers, signed by the author.

The event is free and open to the public. Drawing by: Local Artist Julie Stacy

Rebecca Proctor

Owner, Entrepreneur, Custom Framer, Curator

Browse the Shop

Happy Mess Studios

Explore the online store or come in to see the wide variety of art, jewelry, books and supplies available. Shown here is a one of a kind hand sculpted and painted shaker by Happy Mess Studio - Dover, NH