Office & Gallery Hours:

Wednesday - Saturday: 11-4

Sunday: 12-3


As KIFA is staffed by volunteers, it is always best to call ahead to ensure we are open.

Alternative Photography Workshop


Instructors John & Christine Milleker bring authentic historic photography throughout the East Coast in alternative types of artistic printmaking.


 Creating exposure bases on paper, and placing natural elements on it yields prints in colors of “blue” with optional processes of bleaching, toning, and hand coloring.


Using overexposed silver paper and moisture from plant atter create many effects and odd colors including black and white.

… and beginning process for


The 1842 process uses plant pigments on photo papers and explores how ot extract pigment and how to expose and protect them.

Fees:  $40 Member   |   $50 NonMembers

Class Sessions​​

​Tuesdays, 12:30-2:45pm
October 15, 22, & 29
Cost: $25 a class

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Open Painting​
THURSDAYS 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Beginning Thursday, September 12

If you are interested in teaching a class or workshop,

please fill out this form and send it to KIFA!

Kent Island Federation of Arts, Inc.


​KIFA, or Kent Island Federation of Arts, was founded in 1963 as a small non-profit community organization, built on making the arts accessible to Kent Island and the surrounding environs. 

Maureen has instructed in Stevensville for 18 years and guides beginners and advanced level students for painting in oil, acrylic or other medium with one-on-one instruction for techniques as students selct their own subject matter.

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New Classes Coming for Fall for Youth and Adults!

 KIFA is partially funded by the Maryland State Arts Council, the Queen Anne's County Arts Council, United Way of Queen Anne's County and the Mid-Shore Community Foundation.

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Upcoming Classes, Workshop & Programs

Kent Island Federation of Arts, Inc.
405 Main Street
Stevensville, MD 21666
410-643-7424 |

Maureen Bannon Studio Classes

  • Piano Lessons - more information soon
  • For Home Schooled Students- Art classes available
  • Evening Beading Classes with Theresa and Maria coming soon.
  • Back by Popular demand, Alternative Printmaking Workshop in November
  • Stacey Sass will be back in November with Watercolor classes. Stacey will be teaching "Painting Boats in Watercolors" either 4 Wednesdays, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20/ & 12/4 from 3:30 to 5:30pm or a pair of 2-day sessions, 11/14 & 15 or 11/21 & 22, 3:30 to 5:30pm. Please contact so we can let Stacey know which you would prefer.

  • Look for more workshops and classes to come!