CenterForMaineCraft

A retail gallery for handcrafted work by Maine artisans

Gardiner, Maine · 204 Sales

CenterForMaineCraft

A retail gallery for handcrafted work by Maine artisans

Gardiner, Maine 204 Sales On Etsy since 2013

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Announcement   Welcome to the Center for Maine Craft Online Shop! Here you'll find handmade work by Maine artist-members of our non-profit organization, Maine Crafts Association. All items (and much more) are available in our retail location: Center for Maine Craft in West Gardiner, Maine.
We would love to help you find the perfect item for you home. If you're looking for something special, please contact us at (207)588-0021 or email whitney [!at] mainecrafts.org

Announcement

Last updated on Jan 2, 2018

Welcome to the Center for Maine Craft Online Shop! Here you'll find handmade work by Maine artist-members of our non-profit organization, Maine Crafts Association. All items (and much more) are available in our retail location: Center for Maine Craft in West Gardiner, Maine.
We would love to help you find the perfect item for you home. If you're looking for something special, please contact us at (207)588-0021 or email whitney [!at] mainecrafts.org

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About

Center for Maine Craft

The Center for Maine Craft is a retail store and gallery selling and exhibiting the work of over 300 Maine craft artists. Located in West Gardiner, ME, the Center is the hub of Maine Crafts Association and central location for craft sales, education, and activities in our state. All work for sale at the Center is handcrafted by Maine craft artists or produced by small Maine companies.

FEATURES:
- A retail gallery for handcrafted work by Maine artisans
- Cultural tourism information – find craft artists’ studios, commercial galleries, nonprofit arts organizations, and more, anywhere in the state
- Exhibitions of fine craft sponsored by Maine’s premier craft organizations
- Demonstrations of skilled workmanship by talented craftspeople
- Maine handmade goods, books, music, film and food

VISIT US:
The Center is located at the West Gardiner Travel Plaza; Rt 126 (AKA Lewiston Road), off Exit 103 from 95 Southbound; Exit 102 from 95 Northbound; Exit 51 from I-295.
Physical Address: 288 Lewiston Road West Gardiner ME 04345

HOURS: Open 7 Days a Week! Winter Hours 9am-6pm | Summer Hours 9am-8pm

CONTACT: (207)588-0021 | retail [!at] mainecrafts.org

Shop members

  • Maine Craft Association

    Owner

    The Maine Crafts Association is a non-profit organization representing over 500 Artists in the State of Maine. Center for Maine Craft, our retail store & central hub of the organization, is located at 288 Lewiston Rd. West Gardiner, ME 04345.

Production partners

  • Barbara Fernald

    Islesford, ME

    I like to create my own beads and components, or use pieces that are handmade by others, before I add any commercial findings to my work. Much of my work is of fine silver that starts out as Precious Metal Clay (PMC).

  • Baskets by Dot

    Vassalboro, ME

    All of the baskets at Baskets by Dot are hand woven by Dot with reed from rattan vines that have been cut into various widths. http://www.basketsbydot.com

  • Bent Metal

    Belfast, ME

    Bent Metal is handcrafted jewelry created and carefully executed by Erica Schlueter, a textile artist and jeweler from Mid-coast Maine.

  • Botti's Glass

    West Dresden, ME

    Glass artists from Dresden, Maine

  • C&M Ceramics

    Portland, ME

    The energy and inspiration behind C&M is the combination of two dynamic makers, Christine Caswell and Meg K Walsh. After several years of sharing a ceramics studio, working late into the night, and swapping ideas and encouragement, the two decided to join creative forces.

  • Casco Totes

    South Freeport, ME

    Every Casco Tote is built from a recycled sail in South Freeport, ME. With the added water resistant bottom, ample shoulder straps, and matching zippered top, each bag is a one of a kind creation!

  • Circle Stone Designs

    Damariscotta, ME

    Authentic hand forged jewelry created by metalsmith Anita Roelz in her studio on the coast of Maine.

  • Kurier

    Portland, ME

    Kurier is a Maine Crafts Association member. Handmade from the finest Italian and American leathers, industrial strength thread, and premium antique brass and steel hardware. This is the bag you carry everyday, everywhere. Made one-by-one, each bag is as unique as the person that wears it.

  • Liberty Graphics

    Liberty, ME

    A Maine company, Liberty Graphics prints their t-shirts with water-based inks in Liberty, Maine.

  • LooHoo

    Camden, ME

    LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls are a reusable, energy-saving alternative to dryer sheets. LooHoos are made in Maine, USA using 100% Domestic Wool. They naturally soften clothes without the use of unwanted harmful chemicals contained in dryer sheet.

  • Nail Art

    South Portland, ME

    Nail Art is designed and produced by long time Maine resident, graduate of the Maine College of Art, Heather Kelly

  • Nicholas Rossi Knives

    Portland, ME

    Nick currently operates Rossi Knives out of his studio in Portland, where he creates dynamic, one of a kind cutlery and jewelry. Nick’s work is most influenced by Japanese, Southeast Asian and Scandinavian design as well as literature, fine art and nature.

  • Peter Asselyn

    South Durham, ME

    Wood turner Peter Asselyn never cuts a tree just to make bowls. Most of his wood comes from friends needing something cut, or by finding wood that would normally go to the land fill. He is still using some wood that fell in the ice storm of 98!

  • Potter's House

    Litchfield Corners, ME

    Potters Mary K & Jeff Spencer have been creating their handmade pottery for over 30 years. A new adventure is their production of laser decaled pottery, which allows them to include intricate and detailed lines & text to their pots.

  • Pretty Flours

    Portland, ME

    The design of each of my towels and table linens is inspired by nature and by my verve for color and for functional objects representative of good design. Each linen is unique & individually printed

  • SoulShine Soap Company

    Hampden, ME

    SoulShine Soap Company's mission is to educate people about some of the harmful chemicals in today’s skin care, and to provide a healthy, reliable, handmade bar of soap that includes only a handful of ingredients that we can all pronounce.

  • Spiralworks Fiber Studio

    Canaan, ME

    Heather Kerner of Spiralworks Fiber Studio creates unique functional and sculptural woolen felt made using the wet felting technique. She is currently exploring her hand-felting in combination with Maine leather by Irving Tannery.

  • Timberstone Rustic Arts

    Center Montville, ME

    A builder by trade, Mark became inspired by the shapes and forms he saw in the woods and on the beaches of Maine. this inspired him to create his line of stone products and rustic furniture. Mark's work is made from found materials, such as stone, twigs and burls.

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