The Maine
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Tag: creativity

Stash Buster Or The Happy Hooker

photos and text by Ingrid Ellison It is the time of year when the studio is a little (a lot!!) chilly early in the morning and I like to share my first cup(s) of coffee with an inside project. Not wanting to cast on another knitting venture just yet, I came across  a way to […]

Puzzle Pieces

text and design by Brendan Riordan for Rockport Marine “I don’t know how to do that. But I will figure it out and get back to you.” This is my favorite part about working at Rockport Marine; I utter these words or similar almost every day. “Figuring it out” could take a couple of minutes, […]

More Wind

haiku by Kristen Lindquist Wind so fierce, so loud, all creative thoughts are blown away.

Deux Ex Machina

film by Seth C. Brown This short film premiered at The Camden International Film Festival a couple weekends ago. Beautiful work Seth!

Made By Freya

The Maine is excited to share pages from Marcie Jan Bronstein’s recently published Fotoplay!, a unique prompt book for children. Each page begins with a photograph or fragments of photographs that invite the reader’s imagination to play on, play with and play off-of. Enjoy glimpses of the resulting creativity here, or visit the gallery on Marcie’s website for […]

In This Playground: In Praise of Watercolor

The Maine is excited to share pages from Marcie Jan Bronstein’s recently published Fotoplay!, a unique prompt book for children. Each page begins with a photograph or fragments of photographs that invite the reader’s imagination to play on, play with and play off-of. Enjoy glimpses of the resulting creativity here, or visit the gallery on Marcie’s website for […]

In This Playground: Jacques

The Maine is excited to share pages from Marcie Jan Bronstein’s recently published Fotoplay!, a unique prompt book for children. Each page begins with a photograph or fragments of photographs that invite the reader’s imagination to play on, play with and play off-of. Enjoy glimpses of the resulting creativity here, or visit the gallery on Marcie’s […]

Maine Ingenuity Pays Off With Massive Bass

this story was first published by blogger John Holyoke on bangordailynews.com photographs are courtesy of Steve Bell Ideally, we’d do all of our fishing out of spotless, shiny boats with motors that always start on the first try, or while standing in the middle of a beautiful river, clad in brand new, high-end waders — or […]

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