I love Christmas and I love Christmas in July. If Candance Cameron Bure is the Queen of Christmas, then the Founders of Christmas is Not Canceled Jen Lilley and her friend Ale are the Queens of Christmas in July. Jen Lilly brought with her the Charity she runs with best friend Ale to GAC Family
This past weekend was Flamingo Festival in Southwest Harbor sponsored by Harbor House. Flamingo Festival is a weekend like no other with a full parade that’s truly over the top in a way that only small towns can pull off. It makes me feel like I walked onto the set of a Hallmark Channel Rom-Com.
Sunday June 19th my craft fair was cancelled due to rain. I found myself sleeping in and scrolling on Facebook like most people on lazy rainy Sunday mornings. I noticed that my favorite clothing shop in Ellsworth Maine, Poppy and Polka Dot Boutique was going to have a pop-up bakery! It was happening because Honey
So, this was my first year actually attending the 4th of July Craft Fair in Bar Harbor Maine on Mount Desert Island. The event takes place on the property of the YMCA Bar Harbor across from the Athletic Feld hosting the Pancake Breakfast and the big Lobster Boil. I must say it’s quite the Spectacular.
Happy 4th of July Weekend. In honor of the holiday, I decided to show off my Most Patriot Pieces of Art!! So first up is a Beautiful Vintage Up Cycled Americana Flag Sign. I found this sign from Facebook Marketplace on Cape Cod back when I was still living there before I moved to Maine
My very first piece of art I made in a lesson was my mermaid. The lesson was in Chatham Massachusetts with Mary Dunn Cauley, very talented mosaic artist on Cape Cod. Mary gives great instruction and encourages students to practice self-expression through their own unique style. I absolutely love how this displays the genuine creativity
This weekend was a beautiful weekend in Downeast Maine. I had a craft Fair at Artsworth & Atlantic Glass Studio in Ellsworth. When it’s the last weekend in June and the temperatures in Downeast Maine are already mid 80s you know this summer is going to be a hot one. This market is a half
Charcuterie is more than cheese and crackers. One of my favorite customer photos came to me a few days after Christmas 2021 from a client that’s also a good friend. A breakfast Charcuterie board she made over the holidays. I mean YUM yum BACON BACON BACON!!! I feel my mouth drool just looking at the
So, another weekend in the summer means only one thing as an artist, another craft fair. This time Southwest Harbor on Mount Desert Island. The weather report was iffy for Saturday and mentioned light rain during set up, but it would turn into a nice day. Sunday looked like downpour rain the whole day. Saturday