Category Archives: Art

Winter survival kit: get out of town!

Photo by Chalffy Chan

  Best cure for cabin fever – get out of the cabin! Whether it’s on a plane… Or on a train… Or on a really cool motorbike… Get out of town before you go stir crazy! Ok, easier said than done you say. All that planning and worrying and stuff and stuff. So I am […]

Tell your story – With dance!


Powerful, mindful, energetic, driven. Kea Tesseyman has taken her thirteen years as a dance instructor together with her positive life viewpoint and created an exciting dance company. Kinetic energy Alive Productions, Kea’s original company, harbors Power Performance Dance and Short film events, home to her method of storytelling with dance and film. Now in it’s […]

Is art dead?!

at the gallery - Coastal Collage

  If so, who is the perpetrator of this heinous crime?? No, seriously, art in Maine can’t be dead. Midcoast area artists and galleries abound. Huge crowds show up for Rockland Artwalk. Art and craft shows are plentiful throughout the year. Artists from all over the world come to Maine to drink in it’s beauty […]

Winter survival kit: photography projects

click by Mia Di Domenico

Winter’s chill winds are upon us! What’s a mother to do?!! Maybe you are not the type of person who enjoys trudging through the snow on snowshoes, and skiing and snow boarding, ahh, no, not so much. So let’s add to our winter survival kit – tools to help us survive the darker days and […]

Fiesta’s and chocolate and a girls night out!


Coming up this weekend in Belfast and Camden Friday evening, December 5th, in Belfast at Aarhus Gallery An Evening of Chocolate Tasting, Art and Music Friday December 5th, 5-7 pm   Tom Luther’s unique hybrid blend of original music will be on hand at Aarhus Gallery to enhance your gallery browsing and chocolate tasting experience. […]

Fine art, fine craft, gourmet food at Point Lookout

Jewelry by Dan Bennett

Art and food in Midcoast Maine a the Artfull Gifts Show in Northport this weekend! A broad spectrum of exceptional Maine-made craft, art, and fine food gifts awaits shoppers at the festive ArtFull Gifts Show. Featuring the work of 50 select exhibitors, the show also includes free demonstrations, delicious Maine-made foods, and live music, all […]

Maine: a community of creatives

Long maxi dress - Maddock Stitches

Mainers are makers and doers. We are a community of creatives. This time of year there are literally hundreds of arts and crafts shows across the state attesting to the fact that we support each other in our making and doing. ln the Midcoast area alone we find makers of soap, sausage, cheese, pottery, woolens, […]

Need a fall project?

Leah and Eileen at Clementine, Rockland

Now is the time to collect together projects for the fall – dare I say – winter. You want to do something new, fresh, fabulous! Don’t you?! Well – there’s a new kid in town, ready to help you put it all together. Leah Ondra has a fantastic new store in Rockland, Clemetine! (Don’t you […]

Tollef Runquist show opens at Dowling Walsh this Friday

Cars Cars by Tollef Runquist

There will be a reception for Tollef Runquist from 5-8 at the Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockland on Friday, October 3rd during Rockland’s first Friday Artwalk. “This work, a selection of pieces from the past year, reflects my ongoing interest in aspects of the decorative, textile design, repetition, symmetry, flatness, and ideas of resolution and […]