The Maine
An artful dialogue about the wonders of the state.

Month: January, 2016

In The Mountains

photographs by David Wright

Great Blue Herons

art by Scott Kelley Scott Kelley – Studio view, Great Blue Heron (West), 2016. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 78 x 55 inches. Courtesy Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland. Scott Kelley – Studio view, Great Blue Heron (East), 2016. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 78 x 55 inches. Courtesy Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland.

Pops Of Color

handmade by Trelawney O’Brien I hand paint and indigo dye all my own fabric to create bags, pillows and fashions. Inspired by Maine.

Tuesday 207: In The Midst Of It

painting by Jessica Ives As the sheer and narrow slate cliffs of Gulf Hagas soften towards the end of our hike along the Rim Trail, we descend toward Buttermilk Falls. 400 million years ago the bedrock of this, “the grand canyon of Maine,” began to form. 7500 years ago the Red Paint people used this land […]

Downtown Camden

photo by Dan Dishner

Rockland Harbor Kaleidoscope

photo by Jim Dugan

Sea Town

photos and text by Brett Klein SEA TOWN This is a salt steep-cobbled town where every morning the men go down to breathe the sun-wet sea where maples shadow the sloping street and the dawn-cool reek of fog is sweet in the dooryard chestnut tree. This is the place where fishermen stride down to silver […]

Tuesday 207: Benchwarmers

painting by Jessica Ives Who would ever want to get back in the game and leave Monhegan Island when you (or two) can sit on the bench and enjoy such a view? +++ 207 Paintings post everyish Tuesday around 5:30am EST on both The Maine  and jessicaleeives.com. Save thirty percent on any 4×4 inch oil on panel painting by making […]

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