We have many items that are perfect stocking 🧦 stuffers, we always recommend purchasing a few extra, after all you deserve to be recognized for your holiday gift giving efforts. • • #hugge #palosanto #sagesmudge #cedarsmudge #rituals #metime #kotcraft #ellsworthmaine #downtownellsworth ##seaweedmatches #craft
New shelf in the shop thanks @david1146 just in time to showcase all our stationary supplies, perfect for holiday stocking stuffers! We are open 11 - 6 tues - Sat
Friends don’t let friends purchase commercial jewelry! It’s small business Saturday folks, come on out and support artists like @jerarosepetal, get a one ☝️ of a kind piece for that special person on your list!
We are open today 11 - 6 with guest shop sit @addiepeetdesign pop in to see her floorcloths, design one for your house or pick from our extensive line of what’s in stock. Perfect gift for that special someone on your list.
Coasters from @thenorthernmarket perfect for a holiday season of entertaining. Constructed of coiled cotton stitched 🧵to perfection by hand. Thanks to the ever fabulous @share.studios for her photography skills! We are closed tomorrow for thanksgiving but will reopen on Friday 11 -6 with @addiepeetdesign at the helm shop-sitting.
Second snow storm of the season just beginning here in Downteast Maine. Only 3-5 inches just enough to get you in the mood to begin your holiday shopping!
Back by popular demand just in time for daylight savings, Candle 🕯 stick holders by woodworker @collingarrity and hand dipped candles by Danica in Rockport Maine. We are closed for the weekend but back open on Tuesday from 11 - 6. Photo by the ever fabulous @share.studios - we miss her soooooooooooo!
This week is the @pmacraftshow in our favorite 🌃 city, Philly. Emerging Maine artist @kregmccunepottery will be exhibiting along side some of the finest craft artists in the country. Pop by his booth check out his work, he’s super friendly and far more humble than he should be, his pots are stunning!
This fabulous textile exhibition from artist Chris Leith up @KōT craft through the @word.bluehill festival. Truly an impressive body of work about words and stitching as meditation. Stop by we are open tues - Sat 11 - 6.
Just snagged this photo from @lizpechacek instagram as we just received a lovely package 📦 of work for the holidays with loads of studs perfect for stocking stuffers and the sweetest tiniest pinch bowls you’ve ever seen! Thanks for the work Liz we look forward to selling it all!!
A huge thank you to @donnadaquino for coming out this past weekend to celebrate @maine_craft_weekend with us in the @heartofellsworth we had so much fun showing your amazing work to the fine folks of our town!!!!
Our first exhibition hung in the @kotcraft gallery space by local textile artist Chris Leith. While living in Florida last winter Leith experienced the mass shooting in Parkland. Forever changed... this show was her meditation. Chris will be on hand to talk about her work this #mainecraftweekend2018 We will be open Sat 13th from 11-6
This weekend is the #artofellsworth celebration 🎉 in our town! This program is a sponsor of the statewide program @maine_craft_weekend Each year the @heartofellsworth works with area businesses and artists to highlight all the creative endeavors in Ellsworth - pretty cool huh? Shown here are artist @revert333 and @david1146 installing the #wheatpaste mural at the end of our block. A HUGE thank you goes out to them, @courthouse_gallery And artist Siri Beckman who created this piece 30 years ago while working in the now @artsworth building on Pine Street. The orginal piece is 2.5 inches X 4 inches was enlarged and printed at local printing company Banner City in Bucksport. We are over the moon with the results! Pop by 16 State Street to check it out!
We have one of these beauties left in the shop but that’s not the reason we are posting, we want to gift you some true beauty in your feed, follow @share.studios you can thank us later. Stephanie is as creative as she is sweet and passionate about craft and handmade objects. She was a HUGE part of @kotcraft web presence, creating our site while working in the shop for a year. We miss Stephanie everyday but are so delighted to see her flourishing.
This weekend metalsmith @donnadaquino will join us to celebrate craft in a big way. Come see her work and learn about her inspiration and how she found her way to Maine. Saturday 11 to 6. The shop is open for the week today stop by we are working on a bunch of exciting prep!
This work by local potter Cody Stange reminds us of fall. It’s earthy color and combed texture makes this piece perfect for all those fall bring your own jug celebrations.
#pottery #cermaics #fall #mainstreet #kotcraft #codystange #woodfire #studiopotter #maine #jug #studiopractice #craft #vacationland #acadia
Locally made drinking glasses from artist @greendee420 are perfect for everyday use. We love the simplicity of color and design!
We had a special visit today from a leading group in craft, Maine Crafts Association board of directors. They had their annual board retreat in Ellsworth. Thanks guys for stopping by our shop and choosing Ellsworth as your planning spot for what’s to come on the Maine Craft scene for 2019!
This piece is only one of an absolutely fabulous collection of jewelry from artist @marugenia2 . Her work is a bold representation of wearable craft. Each piece has a childlike playfulness and begs to be touched and tried on. Stop by the shop tomorrow, we are open from 11-6
We have waited far too long to share these custom made @fieldnotesbrand leather covers from @stitch.and.rivet so many of you out there may not know about the original state of Maine flag but here it is and quite frankly we like it more from a simplicity stand point - a true depiction of the Maine we know and love. We are closed for Sunday/Monday but reopen Tuesday 11-6