Eastport Arts Center

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Ornament Makers Greeted the Season with Shells Aplenty and Paintbrushes Aloft!

Ann Cannizzaro and Fran McLean led EAC’s annual Ornament Making Workshop on November 6 at the Arts Center. A full house of 15 participants included a family of mother, sister, daughter and grandmother from the Machias area and also participants visiting from Woodstock New Brunswick, Perry, Pembroke and Eastport. … [Read More]

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Floral Tree with Heartfelt Story in the Works for Saturday’s Fest

The trees we create for my favorite fundraiser in the whole world all come with a story. Georgie Kendall Eastport Arts Center’s Festival of Trees is slated for Saturday December 11, from 4:30-5:30 pm. This year, 20 tabletop-size trees will be up for bid, each with its own back … [Read More]

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Trio’s ‘Arty Christmas’ Tree to Boast $90 Bounty of Art Supplies

Keeping alive an EAC Festival of Trees tradition, this year Cynthia Morse, Jeanne Peacock and Jane Scanlon will bedeck their We Wish You a Very Arty Christmas at the Center’s December 11 event with a staggering bounty of art supplies sure to entice young artists of all stripes. “We … [Read More]

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The Halloween Mood: EAC’s Annual Spooky Workshop a Hit

We hope you enjoy a peek at participants’ creative Halloween playtime at Sara Myrick’s October 16 workshop. The session featured shadow boxes and vignette trays incorporating diverse items and textures from a materials buffet arranged by Sara. Attendees chose between Halloween figurines, autumn leaves, colorful papers, found objects and … [Read More]

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Family Craft Time Set for October 16

Please note! There are just a few spaces left for this workshop. Contact Alison, alison@eastportartscenter.org to reserve, first-come, first-served! Curious about instructor Sara? Scroll down to see video of her working with students during EAC’s February Vacation Zoom Arts Camp. Popular EAC instructor Sara Myrick will lead a workshop … [Read More]

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Young Trio Shares Tune from Henson’s Holiday Classic

Washington County native Emma Page, with Alex Ouellette and Hunter Lefebvre, recently recorded “When the River Meets the Sea,” a Paul Williams tune from Jim Henson’s Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas. The trio (called OLP) are roommates, and have been spending these pre-Christmas days watching each other’s favorite holiday movies. … [Read More]

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The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.