Harbor Arts Summer 2024: Meet the Vendors



Running

Margaret Adams
Camden, ME
Mixed Media

Dimentional Acrylic Art with wire sculpture accent. Wire Figure sculptures on minerals,driftwood and Acrylic Art.

Maple Mugs

Emma Andrew (Emma T Pottery)
Bridgton, ME
Ceramics

Handmade, functional ceramics inspired by nature, made for the home. My pottery is mainly wheel thrown but also used hand building techniques.

Cows Are Made of Grass and Water

Tracy Arietti (Twin Flame Arts)
Auburn, ME
Glass

Fusing glass is an incredibly versatile technique. Since glass is translucent, and the artist is able to literally “paint with light.” This exciting method is as beautiful as it is unique.

Linen Capelet

Jennifer Armstrong (JAK Designs)
Kennebunkport, ME
Fiber

I design my knitwear with natural, organic, and sustainable yarns. Using 200 needles I create detail and intricate patterns. Hand-stitch manipulation reveals an understanding of the body & the knit.

Midcoast Maine Map

Ellen Braley (el’s cards)
Greenland, NH
Works on Paper

Watercolor designs with calligraphy style writing. Designs used to create greeting cards, note cards, calendars, note pads, gift tags, gift wrap, sticker sheets, whimsical maps and tea towels.

Cat’s Paw Table Runner

Connie Brown (Buzy B’z Studio)
Bucksport, ME
Fiber

All of the products that I make are hand-woven in my studio in Bucksport, Maine.
I weave all of the fabric, then either hem the pieces or make a product from the fabric.

The Kraken

Kaitie Bubier (Kaitie Bubier Art)
Harpswell, ME
Painting

I love to paint everyday subject matter with an emphasis on color and pattern. I enjoy layering acrylic paint and adding in bold contrasting colors with paint pens to pop out details.

Chakra Cards

Caroline Buttner (Four Feather Studio)
Penobscot, ME
Functional Art

Original watercolors, poetry, and guided meditations combined with crystals, vintage fabric, hand-sewn, hand-made: kits, assemblages, and cards for meditation, inspiration, display, and gift giving.

Floral Bracelets

Kai Christie (ADHD Collective Studio)
Bangor, ME
Jewelry

Consciously foraged plants preserved in resin which take the shape of jewelry and home goods.
Jewelry includes necklaces, earrings, and bracelets.
Home goods include bookmarks and coasters.

Sunny

Patricia Clark
Camden, ME
Sculpture

I make gnomes from sculpey which range in size from 1.5 inches in height to 10″ in height. They have their own personality and are very cute. I live in Camden and appreciate this being local.

Felt Patchwork Jacket

Susanne Cooke (SMC Fiber Studio)
Warren, ME
Fiber

I use a combination of the wet and nuno felting techniques to create OOAK felted wearables and home decor items. I also make my own felted material and sew wearables with machine and hand stitching.

Ode to Nature Necklace

Ania Davis (Epoca)
Belfast, ME
Jewelry

Fine Baltic amber jewelry created with passion for amber’s natural beauty.
All amber gems are hand polished and accompanied by subtle presence of sterling silver, 18k and 22k gold over silver.

Tornado Coming

Leslie Evans (Waiting for Halloween)
Scarborough, ME
Painting

I paint acrylic and oils on a wood or canvas and sometimes introduce mixed media within the paintings or framing. I often use wood or cast metal pieces originally designed by me.

Coffee Sack Bags

Kim Fenn (Blue Earth Bags)
Jefferson, ME
Fiber

Blue Earth Bags creates beautiful bags and totes from repurposed coffee sacks and feed sacks, all while using 100% solar power.

Cat Tumbler

Jami Fowler (Ferny Ceramics)
Waldoboro, ME
Ceramics

I specialize in creating unique porcelain jewelery and home goods (mugs, bowls, jars, yarn bowls) that blend my love of nature with a touch of whimsy.

Handkerchiefs

Tracy Friden (Camden Handkerchief)
Camden, ME
Fiber

100% cotton, handmade handkerchiefs.
Woven cotton handkerchiefs with a colorful trim. Made in Camden.

Cracked Skin Repair

Michell Gaddi (Bee Hivin)
Rockland, ME
Functional Art

Organic and chemical-free products which includes Raw Honey, pure beeswax food wraps, salves, balms, lip gloss, body scrub, and candles; Reversible tote bags, insect repellent, and PTSD/Anxiety Salts.

Hibiscus and Larimar Pendant

Sharon Gage (Gage Design Studio)
Harrison, ME
Jewelry

Nature inspired Artisan Jewelry made with semi-precious gemstone, Sterling Silver using lapidary, metal-smithing techniques, including chasing, reticulation, Keum-Boo, and some wire wrap and beadwork.

Great Blue Heron Silhouette

Bruce Grantham
Thorndike, ME
Glass

Glass is fused and then slumped in a kiln. Additional firings may be used using additional glass or frit to amplify finished piece.

Textured Bowl

Christinia Green (Christinia Creations)
Orlando, FL
Ceramics

Speckled buff, P-5 porcelain, cone 5 amaco glazes. I roll 3/8″ slabs of clay through my slab roller and form my 9×13.5 baking dishes by hand, wheel throw my water pitchers, bacon cookers, and bowls.

Wave on Wave

Julianne Harris (J Harris Art)
Stonington, ME
Painting

Medium: oil, watercolor, acrylic, alcohol ink, resin, dried flower bouquets, dried flower wreaths
Subject: landscape (many featuring Maine), animals, abstracts loosely rooted in landscape

Maine Totes

Travis Hill (Hashtag Leatherworks)
China, ME
Fiber

We are proud to provide high quality handcrafted small leather goods individually made in our home shop located in Central Maine. For years we have honed our skills and designs to create minimalistic yet beautiful heirloom style utilitarian products that are Maine Tough and made to last!

Dettifoss – Iceland

Rex Holsapple (Rex Holsapple Photography)
Mount Vernon, ME
Photography

Traditional, film-based black and white photography. All negatives and prints are developed by me in my darkroom.


Sheepscot Beauty

Dianne Horton (Dianne Horton Fine Art)
Swanville, ME
Painting

I work with watercolors and pen and ink on cold pressed watercolor paper. My work is often painted on site near the beautiful Maine coast featuring the seascapes that focus on much of Maine.

Wood Coaster

Konrad Hunter (Konrad Hunter)
Eastport, ME
Wood

Double booth with two media. My wood marquetry is computer designed, laser cut, and hand assembled into products. My digital art is screen printed and transfer pressed onto t-shirts.

Lone Pine Design jewelry sampling

Laura Kowacki
Walpole, ME
Jewelry

Using a mix of semi-precious stones, metals and pearls, my designs are unique and often vintage in look. I give great attention to detail in hand-stringing of each piece to ensure a quality product.

Patio Flame Red

Mark Kuzio (The Patio Flame)
Belfast ME
Ceramics

My pieces are hand made using an earthenware clay, fired to 1900 degrees Fahrenheit and each is individually glazed from a variety of 70 glazes so that all are one of a kind.

Boats at Rest

Chris Lawrence (Maine Photography)
Scarborough, ME
Photography

Fine Art giclee canvas stretched prints of the great state of Maine. I have been doing landscape photography for last 25 years and participated in many artshows (some awards), love to be in Camden!

Black Spruce

Linda Mahoney (Linda Mahoney Woodblock Prints)
Northfield, MA
Works on Paper

My color woodblock prints are made in the Moku Hanga technique. For each image multiple blocks are carved. Water-based paint and rice paste create the ink, and a hand-held baren is the press.

At the Lake

Angela Maniak (Angie’s Mosaics)
Northport, ME
Glass

My inspiration comes from the colors, shapes, and textures of the Maine outdoors. My primary materials are glass and ceramics, applied to handmade substrates made of Maine-grown wood.

East meets West

Adriana Mead (ZuZu’s Petals)
Melrose, MA
Jewelry

I create my pieces from sketch to polish, finding inspiration in the colors of ocean, woods and sky – and the natural forms I set in sterling, whether they be gems, pearls, sea glass or beach stones.

3 wall hangings: Ermine, Barred Owl, Hare

Helena Melone (Datura Nightbloom)
Brooks, ME
Mixed Media

I draw on silk with dye resist & paint with silk paint original decorative, wall & wearable works. I block print similar items (drawing, carving, printing and sewing each piece) on repurposed fabric.

Large Malachite Cabochon, wrapped in Sterling Silver Necklace

Mary Ellen Merlino (Elysium Unique Jewelry)
Glenburn, ME
Jewelry

My jewelry is one of a kind. I use precious metals, mostly silver, to enhance the focal piece which might be a cabochon, crystal, or lampwork bead. Freshwater pearls & gemstones complete the design.

Dragonfly + Citrine Stacking Ring Set

Elizabeth Miller (Elizabeth Miller Jewelry)
Kittery Point, ME
Jewelry

With hammer and torch I form and forge sterling silver + gold into fresh, modern jewelry designs rooted in nature. Minimalist in style, fluid in form, my pieces feature set stones, pearls, beachstones.

Springtime

David Morgan (Merrymeeting Press)
Bath, ME
Works on Paper

I’m a woodcut printmaker. In addition to single-block prints, I make color and b/w prints using multiple blocks as well as reduction prints where the block(s) are carved away as layers are printed.

Blue Heron

Angelia Murray (Angelia Murray)
Lisbon, ME
Works on Paper

My whimsical watercolors and drawings are onto Stonehenge or Fabriano Paper, framed in natural handmade wood frames. Each composition is created with imagination referencing Maine landscape.

Boot Head Preserve

Michael Murray (Michael James Murray)
Lisbon, ME
Photography

I create 360 degree images from 30 or more individual images. I print most of what I sell on metal and paper in house. For my largest prints I build custom frames from maple or walnut.

Eastport

Edgar Reims (Edgar A. Reims)
Harpswell, ME
Painting

All original oils painted on location, emphasis on color and light for true atmospheric effect.

Erika Rubel (Had Matter)
Camden, ME
Mixed Media

I use salvaged materials and vintage to create my pieces. I use mostly cold connections (nails, screws, wire) to combine the materials and a decoupage like process to protect the images.

Winter Happiness

Roger Ryder (Penobscot Pyrographics)
Lincoln, ME
Wood

Pyrography with water color accents. Original fine art of Maine communities and natural resources. Please see website for additional information; PenobscotPyrographics.com

Breakwater

Scott Shaw (Like What You Shaw Photography)
Philadelphia, PA
Photography

Landscape photos of Maine and other locations around the world. Various prints on different mediums, and different sizes


Maine Lobster Linen Throw Pillow

Amy Van Natter (Eternal Knot)
Harrington, ME
Fiber

My craft is hand-embroidery. I make a variety of hand-embroidered items, including framed needle art, handbags, table linens, home décor, holiday decorations and original DIY kits.

Landscape Ornament collage #2

Tricia Wheeler (WiserLass Studio)
Stowe, MA
Jewelry

I paint landscapes w/ink&resin on3x3 tiles, wirewrapped to allow art to be used as ornaments, pendants, etc
I also create landscapes/designs in polymer clay & inlay or craft into jewelry&accessories.

Botanical Vessels

Jonathan White (Odd Inq)
Cape Elizabeth, ME
Ceramics

My works in clay are wheel thrown and altered. I glaze fire moat of my pieces multiple times to achieve rich surfaces. My tile work is hand pressed and glazed. I work primarily with earthenware clay.


Downeast Rock Spiral

Christine Wolff (Christine Wolff Designs)
Topsham, ME
Glass

I create one of kind stained glass panels and sun catchers using the Tiffany method. My work is inspired by nature. I incorporate stones, shells and sea glass to create one of a kind designs.

Breakthrough

Peter Yesis (Peter Yesis Fine Art)
Searsport, ME
Painting

I paint the places and things I love using oils on canvas or board. Using sketches or small color studies from location to compose larger pieces.