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  • art•fem•er•a Heartbeat Series by Jessica Ramey
    January 12, 2023

    art•fem•er•a Heartbeat Series by Jessica Ramey

    The Heartbeat series was created by Jessica Ramey in early 2023. This series explores the power and beauty of our lifeblood. The monoprints visualize the push and pull of our oxygen-rich and oxygen-depleting actions. Powerful rhythmic forces that drive us to connect,...

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  • Urban Sketchers Salem
    January 5, 2023

    Urban Sketchers Salem

    Are you looking for a fun group to sketch with? Urban Sketchers Salem is a place for sketchers to connect in Salem and beyond. While there will be monthly meet-ups planned, members are encouraged to post sketch outings for others to...

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  • 2023 Tiny Art Show
    December 9, 2022

    2023 Tiny Art Show

    Application Due Jan 14-28Submissions Due Sat. Jan 14 - Sat Jan 28 at 5pmReception Feb 3 | 5-8pmShow Feb 3-26Pick up Artwork Feb 28-March 5Calling all artists who work in miniatures and small art! We are curating our second annual tiny art show in the Concrete Gallery...

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  • Jessica's Sketching Kit
    December 6, 2022

    Jessica's Sketching Kit

    I've tried on a lot of sketching kits for size and have whittled down my list to the bare necessities for traveling. This kit is not too large, not too small, and easy to stash away in a bag or...

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  • Trick-or-Treat Downtown Salem
    October 27, 2022

    Trick-or-Treat Downtown Salem

    Calling all little ghosts and goblins for the @trick.or.treat.salem downtown event! Show off your most creative costume and pop into the shop for a treat. You can trick or treat at lots of local downtown businesses, Noon to 5pm. Thanks...

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  • Holiday Gifts
    October 27, 2022

    Holiday Gifts

    We've curated our best-selling, most fabulous gifts for the holiday season. Separated into easy-to-understand categories, we take the guesswork out of shopping. Check our top picks below. Gift Cards & Codes: Still looking for something special but don't know where to...

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  • Shop Local
    October 27, 2022

    Shop Local

    Thanks for continuing to shop with us and putting your dollar towards our local economy. How we appreciate YOU!!! It's hard to compete with big warehouses. But we try our hardest and you keep coming back!The Art Department Advantage: -...

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  • Holiday Pop-Up Market
    October 27, 2022

    Holiday Pop-Up Market

    We are so excited for this amazing group of artists to share their creations with us! Mark your calendars to visit your favorite artists and meet a few more! First Friday, December 2 (5-8pm) Saturday, December 3 (10-3pm) Art Department, Concrete...

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