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Christina Heiniger, organizer of The Gifted Hand Show, organizes several arts and crafts shows in the Ellsworth and Mount Desert Island areas. Below you will find a schedule of these other fun arts events. All of these shows and sales feature the best local artists and craftspeople from Mt. Desert Island, Downeast, The Blue Hill Peninsula, The Ellsworth area and all over Maine, many of whom have achieved National recognition for their exceptional work.

Please join us for these great upcoming events:

If you enjoy the Gifted Hand Show, you will love the Gifted Hand Shop!

For the third year, I am popping up my Gifted Hand Artisan Shop.  Located in Gallery Grand at 169 Main Street in Downtown Ellsworth, the shop features works by 25 Maine artisans.  You will find this is a delightful place to complete your Holiday Shopping.  The Shop will be open November 14, 2012 through January 6, 2013.  Upstairs features fine art and craft and downstairs is the BEAD SHOP.  

The following artisans will offer their work at the gallery:
Diane Allen (Jewelry), The Beattie Chicks (Upcycled softies), Mary Alice Bird (Upcycled accessories), Megan Cafferata (Goat milk soap), Audra Christie (Onesies and upcycled fiber goods), Jodi Clayton (Felted accessories), Jim Crampton (Wooden boxes), Emily Delfin (Crystal and gem jewelry), Alison Enslin (Sculptural and functional pottery), Kathy Gearhart (Hand knits), Nancy Glista (Sterling silver jewelry), Jackie Haines (Fine silver and beaded jewelry), Christina Heiniger (Papergoods and fine art), Sihaya Hopkins (Lampwork glass ornaments and jewelry), Kipp Hopkins (Ornaments and papergoods), Jane Keegan (Dolls and upcycled mittens), Katenia Keller (Fine art and Tarot cards), Jenny King (Beaded jewelry), Jennifer Miller (Fabric goods and quilts), Leanne Nickon (Cards and silk scarves), Toki Oshima (Cards), Jeanne Seronde Perkins (Fine art and ornaments), Charles Rasmussen (Wood), Nancy Tang (Dichroic glass jewelry).


If you would like to be a vendor in these or other events Christina organizes, please email or call her at 207.664.2404 with your inquiry.

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