“The Act of Becoming: A Tetractys of Masonic Symbolism,” new paintings by Katenia Keller, Square the Circle Gallery & Studio, second floor of 137 High St.

African art, crafts and clothing, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Aina Moja at the Wellness Health Center, 39 Main St. FMI: 930-8012.

"Come Together" group show, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. most Sundays, Raven's Nest Gallery, 65 Main St. FMI: 505-2659. Opens with 5 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 6.

First Friday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6, art venues on Main Street and adjacent to downtown.

"Groundbreakers: Mainers Shaping Agriculture’s Future," photography by Lily Piel, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, Belfast Co-op Café, 123 High St. FMI: 338-2532. Through Dec. 31. Opening reception and wine tasting: 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 6.

“Inch by Inch, Row by Row,” 2013 Small Works Holiday Show with paintings, pastels, photography, jewelry, scarves and more, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, Maine Farmland Trust Gallery, 97 Main St. Through Jan. 7.

Mast kaleidoscopes by photographer Paula B. Cannon, Camden National Bank, 156 Main St.

“Mid Coast Liquid Visions,” paintings by Jon Byrer, Kramer Gallery of Belfast Free Library, 106 High St. Through Dec. 31.

New treasures from Labrador and Newfoundland artists, 11 a.m. to 5:30 pm. Thursdays through Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Northern Lights Gallery, 33 Main St. Open to 9 p.m. Dec. 6.

New works by Neal Parent, Joanne Parent, Keith Maynard, Georges Nashan, Peggy Bair, David Johnson, Keith Maynard, Dan Bennett, Kimber Lee Clark and Linda Parent, Parent Gallery, 96 Main St. FMI: 338-1553.

“Rusty Bits,” holiday show and sale of work by metal artists plus other diverse metal objects, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays; and by appointment, Waterfall Arts, 256 High St. FMI: 338-2222. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Dec. 6; through Dec. 22.

“Sally's Santas," figures by Sally Maxwell Eccleston, and work by gallery artists, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, High Street Studio & Gallery, 149 High St. FMI: 338-8990. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Dec. 6.

Seventh annual “Extravaganza” exhibition, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays (Fridays to 7 p.m.); Mondays by chance, Åarhus Gallery, 50 Main St. FMI: 338-0001. Through 3 p.m. Dec. 24. Chocolate-and-music evening: 5 to 7 p.m. Dec. 6.

Textile collages by Deborah Rustin Cyr, chance, appointment and when signboard is out, artist’s second-floor studio, 153 High St. FMI: (423) 779-7349.

Third Eye Gallery: one-night Add Some Heat Art Gala featuring works by Karen Meisenheimer, Bill and Kelly Davis, Sandi Citrillo and Ben Hall, 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6, next to County Copy, 71 Main St. Portion of sales benefit Interfaith Fuel Fund.

“2013 Holiday Gala,” small works by 31 artists, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Betts Gallery at The Belfast Framer, 96 Main St. FMI: 338-6465. Through Jan. 15. Reception: 5:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6.

Watercolor paintings by Dianne Horton, The Republican Journal, 161 High St. FMI: 338-3613.


“Fey Fairy Fey,” annual show by Clarity (Robert and Su.Sane Hake), Picker Room of Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue. Through Dec. 31. Reception with performances: 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 5.


Paintings by Jill Hoy plus work in various media by other Maine artists, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Lincolnville Fine Art Gallery, 2522 Atlantic Highway/Route 1 at Lincolnville Beach. FMI: 789-5000.


“CRAFTS of the Land and Sea,” work by nine Maine artisans, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery, 386 Main St. FMI: 596-0701. Through March 21.

"Holiday Exhibit: Original Art For Holiday Giving, " 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Landing Gallery, 8 Elm St. FMI: 594-4544. Opens with 5 to 8 p.m. reception Dec. 6.

Holiday Soiree featuring work by Lois Anne, Nicole Fuller, Patti Luchetti, Carol Miller, Dee Peppe, Alexander Shaw and Amy Wilder, 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6, 407 Studios, second floor at 407 Main St.

Holiday watercolors, ornaments and more by Anne McMath and gallery artists, 1 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Winding Way Watercolors Art Gallery, 39 Union St. FMI: 593-7955. Through December. Art walk reception: 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 6.

“Inner Harmony,” photography by Jon Kolkin; and work by gallery artists, Carver Hill Gallery, 338 Main St. Call for winter hours: 594-7745. Opens with First Friday reception Dec. 6, through Jan. 4.

Nature-inspired work in various media, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, art gallery of Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 9 Water St.

First Friday Art Walk, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 6, art venues on Main Street and adjacent to downtown.

Flower kaleidoscopes by photographer Paula B. Cannon, Jensen’s Pharmacy, 91 Camden St./Route 1 (first floor of Breakwater Marketplace). Also Midcoast scenic work at Continuum Physical Therapy (fourth floor).

Invitational Art Exhibit at Bartlett Woods, 20 Bartlett Drive off upper Talbot Avenue, Rockland. FMI: 594-1159.

“Michael Waterman's Portland,” recent oils, Harbor Square Gallery and the Muir Garden for Contemporary Sculpture, 374 Main St. FMI: 594-8700. Extended through Dec. 31.

Natural world theme show of work in various media by Diane Green Hebert, Shelley Johnson and Antje Roitzsch, Center for Health and Healing, 17 Masonic St.

“9 x 9,” annual group show by the Nine Lively Ladies, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Garage Gallery of Eastern Tire Service, 70 Park St.

Paintings by Bob Besaw, Endeavour Home, 415 Main St.

"Still Life," work by member artists, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Art Space Gallery, 342 Main St.

Sunrise photography by Tim Sullivan, Good Tern Natural Foods Co-op, 750 Main St., Rockland. Through Dec. 31. Reception and wine tasting: 3 to 5 p.m. Dec. 19.

“Winter Exhibition” by gallery artists, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Asymmetrick Arts, 405 Main St. FMI: 594-5202. Opens with 5:30 to 8 p.m. reception Dec. 6.

“The Wonderful World of Oz — Selections from the Willard Carroll/Tom Wilhite Collection” in Crosman Gallery (through March 30); “American Treasures: Visions of the Land and Sea” and “American Treasures: Family and Friends” in Morehouse Wing (through Feb. 2); “American Treasures: Maine Voices” in Rothschild Gallery (through Dec. 29); “Andrew Wyeth: Temperas and Watercolors” in the Hadlock Gallery (through April 14); “Andrew Wyeth: Her Room” in Wyeth Study Center (through Jan. 31); “Every Picture Tells a Story: N.C. Wyeth Illustrations from the Brandywine River Museum” and “Share the Wonder” annual model train display in the Wyeth Center on Union Street (through Dec. 29); “A Wondrous Journey: Jonathan Fisher and the Making of Scripture Animals” in Craig Gallery (through Jan. 5); “American Treasures: Small Treasures” in Library Gallery (through Feb. 23); and “American Treasures: Other Voices” in Nevelson/Berliawsky Gallery (through Feb. 2); 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Admission $12; $10 senior citizens or students older than 16; free younger than 17, museum members and all Rockland residents. FMI: 596-6457. FMI: 596-6457. Studio Nights with The Collective: 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 9 at Gamble Education Center. Art of Natural History lecture by Kay Etheridge: 2 p.m. Dec. 11 ($15; $10 members) in auditorium. For either, call 596-6457.

Work by Geoffrey Vollers (fine wood sculpture, furniture and miniatures) and Marti Reed (paintings), gallery above studio at Sharp’s Point South, 75 Mechanic St. Call ahead at 691-4025.


“Turning Twenty,” woodturning art from across the U.S. and Canada, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Messler Gallery of the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, corner of Route 90 and Mill Street. FMI: 594-5611. Through Jan. 15.


“Holiday Exhibition of Small Paintings,” affordable art by St. George residents, Jackson Memorial Library, 71 Main St./Route 131, Tenants Harbor. Through Dec. 31.

Sea and Shore paintings by Lucinda Talbot, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and by appointment, First Light Gallery, River Road/Route 131. FMI: 372-1515.


“Transformations,” images on fabric by Deborah Rustin Cyr and assemblages by Joel White, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays (to 7 p.m. Thursdays for Knitting Circle) and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays, WORKS Gallery & Bookstore, 21 East Main St./Route 1. Through Jan. 5. Holiday Open House: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8.

“Underfoot: Footwear, Hooked Rugs, In the Cellar and Below Decks,” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, Penobscot Marine Museum’s Main Street Gallery, 40 East Main St./Route 1. FMI: 548-0334 or -2529. Opens with 4 to 7 p.m. holiday party Dec. 6; through Feb. 22.


Model train display, Thomaston Public Library in the Thomaston Academy building, 60 Main St./Route 1. Through January.


“Holiday Show,” small works by gallery artists, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; other times by chance or appointment, New Era Gallery, Main Street. FMI: 863-9351. Through Dec. 22.


Artist of the Month: Roberta Goschke, Waldoboro Public Library, 958 Main St./Route 220. FMI: 832-4487. Through Dec. 31.

Lone Ranger paintings by H.J. Ward, Wendell Minor, Ernest Nordli, Don Spaulding and Charles Steinbacher; original newspaper comic strip art by Charles Flanders; and much more, noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Fawcett’s Maine Antique Toy & Art Museum, Route 1. FMI: 832-7398 before 8 p.m. Through Dec. 24.

“Tidemark Artists of 2013,” 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, Tidemark Gallery, 902 Main St./Route 220. FMI: 832-5109. Through Dec. 21.


Acrylics by Linda (Overlock) Stone Winstead and miniature castles by Geoffrey Vollers (display case), Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road. Through Jan. 7. FMI: 845-2663.