In and Around Eastport

Eastport, Maine is located right on the ocean and next to Canada. I stayed in a beautiful condo at The Commons, and co-owner Linda Godfrey offered an insider’s tips to the area. Here are the places, I visited, looking for teachers for our Fiber Art Learning Guide:

  • Tides Institute & Museum of Art, co-director Kristin MacKinlay;
  • The Printmaking Studio of Sean Wolfe;
  • A Fiber Art Residency with Hannah O’Hare Bennett;
  • A visit to Campobello which hosts the oldest continuous quilting circle in the Northeast;
  • The Commons, Eastport;
  • Lunamuse Fiber Art, designer Manuela Brice; Handspinner/Designer
  • Eastport Fabric Emporium, with costume maker and owner Karen Benn
  • The view from Mt. Battie atop Camden Hills.

A picturesque town where working fishing community meets talented artists, community networkers and historians. 

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