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Douglas E. Wilson | Handforged Ironwork
Blacksmith Shop and showroom open with hot forging demonstrations
455 Egemoggin Rd., Deer Isle, ME 04650
(207) 348-6871
wilsonforge.com
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HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10am-4pm
Master blacksmith and 2016 Craft Apprentice Program (CAP) master artist Doug Wilson will open his Little Deer Isle studio for blacksmithing demonstrations. Wilson’s work has been included in numerous national exhibitions and publications, and he has been a demonstrator at national and international blacksmithing conferences including six National Conferences for the Artist Blacksmith’s Association of North America (ABANA). He is the founder of the Colby College Blacksmithing Jan Plan Program and continues to teach at nationally renowned craft schools including the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts and the Penland School of Crafts.


VKP Studio | Pottery
Studio show and sale
37 Rockbound Lane, Surry, ME 04684
(646) 334-6172
vkpstudio.com
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HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm
Colorful handmade porcelain pottery and lamps for your home or for gifts, on view at my enchanting display shed on scenic Newbury Neck in Surry. Also open the prior weekend, October 7 and 8, 10 – 5 each day.

 

 

 

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Linda & Ken Perrin with Fogtown Brewery | Blown Glass and Beer Tastings
Glass blowing demonstrations-Blown glass pumpkin patch installation on the grounds. Beer tastings from our new warehouse neighbors, Fogtown Brewery
25 Pine Street, Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 266-9096
www.artsworth.org
www.atlanticartglass.com
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HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10am-4pm
Friday the 13th- evening ware house concert with “Hymn for Her”
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Watch Ken and Linda Perrin with their team of glass blowers create blown glass pumpkins right before your very eyes. The studio of Atlantic Art Glass will be turned into a glass pumpkin patch as the molten glass is pulled from the furnace, blown and hand formed on the end of a blowpipe. The glass pumpkin patch charms visitors of all ages. The gallery will be filled with autumn inspired work for sale. Meet the owners of Fogtown brewery , Ellsworth’s first brewery, who will be opening its big red doors to the public for tours and beer tastings.

 

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Aaron Beck | Blacksmith + Hard Cider
Rare open studio with items for sale + hard cider tasting
29 Old Ferry Rd, Deer Isle ME 04627
(215) 908-2629
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HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10am-4pm
Stop by for an inside look at the old Pearson Forge on Deer Isle. We will be selling hand-forged woodworking and farm tools, kitchen utensils, and functional gift items. Aaron will be available for forging and machining demonstrations, and offering a taste of our hard cider.

 

 

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Nisa Smiley, NISA Jewelry
Open Jewelry Studio with a Keum Boo (fusing of pure gold to pure silver) demonstration from 1-2:30pm.
95 Main St, Ellsworth ME 04605
(207) 266-3812
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HOURS: Saturday 10am-4pm, Keum Boo demonstration from 1-2:30
NISA Jewelry studio will be open to the public all day Sat, and will feature a Keum Boo demonstration from 1-2:30. This ancient Korean technique is used to fuse pure gold to pure silver, and involves the marriage of heat, friction, and precision. Stunning results! Demo pieces will be available for purchase later in the day.

 

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Eric Ziner | Metal Arts
Studios, gallery, and farmstand
73 Reach Rd, Deer Isle ME 04627
(207) 951-5551
ericziner.com
yellowbirchfarm.com
melissagreene.com
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HOURS: Saturday 10am-5pm
Greene Ziner Gallery, located on Yellow Birch Farm, Deer Isle. View studios, gallery, goats, farmstand, and take a walk about the farm.

 

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Expressions Gallery & Studio | Fused Glass
Visit Expressions Gallery where over 20 local artist are displaying. See a workshop in progress or sign up in advance and join in on the fun.
11 Main Street, Machias ME 04654
(207) 271-0606
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HOURS: Saturday 10am-5pm
Expressions host the work of over 20 local Machias Bay Area Artist and Craftpersons. The list includes well known names like Ellie Carbon and Susan Ferro as well as yet undiscovered talent. This weekend Expressions will be featuring the work of Sandi Malagara the gallery director. Sandi creates pictures with fused glass. Her specialty is the famous DownEast Sunrise. She will be available to demonstrate how she paints with frit (crushed glass.) There will also be a painting workshop from 1pm-4pm (advance registration required) by Lisa Fochesato. Lisa is a master at teaching beginners and people that believe they have no painting skills. After visiting the Gallery you can walk or drive a couple of blocks down Main Street and visit Machias River Brewing Company.