Events and Workshops

Saturday Morning Workshops

Worshops are available in Greeting Card Making, Matting and Framing Art for Your Home or Office. Or register for our Saturday Morning Workshops For Children - Saturday Mornings from 10 AM to 12 Noon. Space is limited. Enroll now and secure a space for yourself and a friend.

Cost: $100 includes supplies. For more information contact Camellia Blackwell at 410-730-6008, or Email questions to:

See the full Calendar of Events for other opportunities.

Past Events

2010 2009 2008 2007

Restoring Family Heirlooms

Wednesday, September 8 at 7pm

Magic At The Mill &ndash A Celebration of Cultural Influences & Heritage

Featuring Lisa Sanford, Pontella Mason & Clare Roberts

November 21 &ndash 22nd, ‘‘Meet the Artist’’ reception on Sunday, November 22nd from 2PM to 4PM

2008 Black History Month Art Exhibition

Painting by Eljay McBride

The International Center For Artistic Development, Inc. is proud to present an art exhibition of fine art works on the theme of music and spirituality by artists Camellia A. Blackwell, Eljay McBride, and Marlene Jackson. Camellia Blackwell is a resident fine artist at Historic Savage Mill, and Executive Director of ICAD. She has received numerous awards and accolades for her hand pulled original prints and poster designs from the Smithsonian Institution and the State of Maryland. Eljay McBride’s Jazz drawings “Sang Along” has been featured in the movie, “Runaway Bride” with Julia Roberts. Marlene Jackson is a graphic artist, CEO of Inspirational Choices, and adjunct professor with Johns Hopkins University.

Exhibition: Fantastic Landscapes and Cityscapes

March 13 through March 31, 2009


ICAD Presents: Camellia A. Blackwell and Fred Shermer

Holiday Gift Show & Sale

December 4th-31st, 2009
Opening Reception: Sunday, December 13th, 2-4PM

On display in the gallery: beautiful and unique one of a kind works of art by Eljay McBride, Sherry Burton Ways, and Michelle Lisenbee. These artists will be talking about their artwork during the reception. The public is invited to attend. See more information on the artists or view the full press release.

Mexican American Artistic Expressions:

Drawings and Paintings by Staff Sergeant Caesar Alvarado

Duane Moree, Mathew Santiago, Melissa Morales, Caesar Alvarado, Camellia Blackwell, Heather Marksberry, Angela Avery, and Ashley Lewis at Fall 2008 studio event.

More about Drawings and Paintings by Caesar Alvarado.

Ellipse Center's Handpulled Print Show

"Jazz Trio" An Etching Aquatint handpulled print selected by the curator of prints and graphics at the National Museum of American History for the Ellipse Art Center's Handpulled Print Show 2007.

Dr. Blackwell was contracted to professional consultation services for Diamond International on October 1, 2007 in Belize City, Belize.