The Maine
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Tuesday 207

paintings by Jessica Ives Artist’s note: Usually I only post one or two small paintings for the 207 feature. Today…well, today there are seven. Enjoy. ​Polly’s Folly sailing regatta was held on Megunticook Lake last September. A number of vessels, including lasers, kayaks, and stand up paddle boards participated. The light was beautiful; sails and […]

Black Duck

via the EQ Black Duck gets black. Black Duck at the ERR, thanks for the shot @psaltonstall!

Just An Idea…

design and text by Rockport Marine Our designers have some great ideas on the drafting table that are waiting to come to fruition. This most recent concept – a 65′ yawl – is too pretty not to share. She’s a Spirit of Tradition yacht intended for coastal cruising and racing in occasional classic yacht regattas. […]

Adventure

adventure by Thorfinn Expeditions “Adventure is a path. Real adventure – self-determined, self-motivated, often risky – forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be […]

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, […]

Ice Boating The Other Day

photograph by Jessica Stammen

Advent, Day 16: Notes from the Deck of Adventuress, Part 2

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. On the fourth day […]

Advent, Day 4: Notes From The Deck Of The Adventuress

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. On the fourth day […]

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