From a distance, Jennifer Judd-McGee’s designs look like intricate drawings sketched with a fine-point pen. One piece depicts stick-thin trees on a green background. In […]
Dana Beal, Charles Alley, Melrose Beal and Mark Carver huddle around a well-worn wood table, where a steel cribbage board is the centerpiece, at Moosabec […]
Looking to toss out mussel shells, sardine cans, crab parts, a broken shovel or an old pair of high heels? Such materials serve as canvases […]
Amelia Poole stands over a large sheet of crisp, white cotton in her Brooksville studio on a sunny afternoon. A large bucket brimming with maple, […]
“Everyone give me a great, big lumberjack yo-ho!” Tina Scheer, widely known as “Timber Tina,” bellowed to an enthusiastic crowd on a warm summer evening. […]
Thirty five years ago, 11 Mount Desert Island area artisans came together with one simple goal. “The main mission was to provide a space for […]
The fresh smell of wood shavings and light scent of tung oil filled the airy ground-floor workshop at Geoffrey Warner Studio in Stonington. The pleasant […]
BLUE HILL –Blue Hill Public Library’s lawn buzzed with benefit sales of baked goods and plants, but through the brick building’s white doors and upstairs, […]
When most people celebrate their birthdays, they receive gifts. Shirley’s Yarns Crafts & Gifts earlier this year celebrated its 45th birthday by giving gifts and […]
The skies were gray and rainy, but that didn’t dampen the spirits of more than 200 people from packing into Bucksport’s newly opened Lighthouse Arts […]
Seventy five years ago, a professional choral singer named Doris Gertrude Hodgkins brought her new husband, the renowned French conductor Pierre Monteux, home to her […]
Returning customers to ImprovAcadia — and there are plenty — know two things are certain: There will be plenty of laughs and no two shows alike.
“What do you do all winter?” visitors often ask Mainers, conjuring up images of a desolate landscape and cultural wasteland. Nothing could be farther from […]
The Mount Desert Oceanarium, which highlights coastal marine life and habitat, is like a combined science class and petting zoo.
Jack Gilley is still deft with a blade at age 83. He’s no knife fighter, but wood carving — specifically lifelike loons, puffins and other […]