The Maine
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Tag: hockey

Don’t Even Feel The Cold

painting by Jessica Stammen It was a frigid, frigid afternoon. But this was the first skate of the season and so on this ice, in this light, the temperature didn’t matter. Enjoy today’s bonus painting. At 8×10 inches it is the big brother of the two most recent 207 paintings (here and here) but unlike […]

Tuesday 207

painting by Jessica Stammen “I love hockey, and I don’t love it for any other reason than when I get out there and play, I enjoy it.” – Brendan Fehr “Hockey is the original extreme sport.” – Tom Ward *** Every Tuesday The Maine will post a new painting by Jessica Stammen. These small works, all 4 […]

Snow Storm

by Jonathan Ives It was a simple text. Grill? I looked out my window, surprised to see the lights of the Damariscotta River Grill were indeed on. My wife and I had spent most of the day inside, catching up on a long to-do list overshadowed by the holidays. Outside, the strong winds from winter […]

Tuesday 207

painting by Jessica Stammen “Next goal ties.” It’s how they always end a good game of hockey on this pond. *** Every Tuesday The Maine will post a new painting by Jessica Stammen. These small works, all 4 x 4 inches on cradled birchwood panels, will be concurrently listed for auction on dailypaintworks.com, a fantastic platform designed by […]

Tuesday 207

paintings by Jessica Stammen Happy October, Tuesday 207 fans! The seasons are changing and it’s going to take me a couple weeks to build up a fall appropriate body of work. While you wait I thought it might be nice to show you that I can, in fact, make paintings larger than 4×4 inches! And […]

Tuesday 207

painting by Jessica Stammen Every Tuesday The Maine will post a new painting by Jessica Stammen. These small works, all 4 x 4 or 5 x 5 inches on cradled birchwood panels, will be concurrently listed for auction on dailypaintworks.com, a fantastic platform designed by artists, for artists. This week’s work has been pre-sold. It was spotted, […]

Advent, Day 10: Pond Hockey

Dear readers, Join The Maine for an adventure a day, each day of this advent season — big or small, by land or sea, with friends or solo, in image or word, exuberant or contemplative, real or conceptual. We live in a state of wonder, its wide open spaces anticipating our hope and joy. Today’s ADVENT-ure is pond […]

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