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Welcome to The Fredericksburg Center
for the Creative Arts

A Non-Profit Organization
Located in the Historic Silversmith House, circa 1785
and a Partner of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts


First Friday is a city-wide art gallery walk held on the first Friday of every month.  FCCA hosts a reception from 6-8:30 PM with a Juror's talk given from 6-6:30 PM.  This gives the docents, artists, and others who are interested an opportunity to be informed & understand why the Juror (who has been chosen specifically for this show) has selected the pieces to be exhibited for this particular art show. 

First Friday Opening Reception for "Connections" in the Frederick Gallery with Tatjana Beylotte, juror.  Music by Jeff Snyder.

Jeanne Marie Tanks in the Members' Gallery
[Click on images to enlarge.]

If you are an artist who has been accepted into any FCCA exhibit and would like an image of your accepted artwork considered for display on this website, OR if you are a visitor who has captured some of the reception activities, please send your digital image ONLY to to Jeanne Tanks

Previous First Friday Opening Reception


813 Sophia Street Fredericksburg, VA 22401 - (540) 373-5646
Open 12-4 p.m. Thursday-Monday & 11-4:00 Saturday (Closed Tues. & Wed.)

by volunteer docents.
Any questions or concerns about website, contact Jeanne Tanks, Webmaster  2005-2011