The Frederick County Art Association (FCAA) is a not-for-profit organization committed to encouraging artistic growth and exposure within its membership and to promoting community interest and participation in the visual arts. FCAA members enjoy guest speakers and opportunities for group exhibitions and social events. To join us, download an application.


In 2016 meetings are scheduled for February (Adult Coloring Books with Vicki Michael on Feb. 8), April (Copyist Sonia Gadra), June, September, November, and December for the holiday party. The picnic will be in July or August, depending on the host's preference. We meet at 7:00 p.m. at The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick, Maryland.

Check out our Facebook page for details on upcoming activities.


juryThe Frederick County Art Association has donated $1,000 to The Elizabeth Barker Delaplaine Award for Young Artists. For more information click here.

For years, our annual Student Art Awards recognized and encouraged talented Frederick County high school seniors who planned to continue their art studies.

As an organization we support The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center and are represented on its Board through the Alliance, a group of art organizations whose representatives meet regularly to be updated and to discuss the activities and concerns of the Delaplaine.