Category: Friendship

Salt Pond Studio presents paintings by Krisanne Baker and Chris Augusta in ‘Wondrous Depths’

Artists Krisanne Baker and Chris Augusta explore the wondrous depths of our seas on canvas.  Baker is an ocean advocacy artist residing alongside of the Medomak River In Waldoboro. Baker considers her dynamic works on canvas to be a voice for an ocean under siege. Augusta, a biologist, naturalist and fine artist, translates his close […]

‘Iconic Faces of Friendship’ at Salt Pond Studio

Salt Pond Studio shows the work of Abby Carter in “Iconic Faces of Friendship.” The show opened with a reception on July 28. Salt Pond Studio is at 522 Cushing Road, Friendship. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Call 207-691-5787 or go to for more information.

Printmaker Joseph Scheer explores the humble moth in solo show ‘Collide’ at Salt Pond Studio

Salt Pond Studio presents the extraordinary works of Joseph Scheer in an exhibition titled “Collide.” Scheer’s works are a collision of art and the natural sciences. A master printmaker, Scheer focused his attention for many years on the lowly moth, capturing and scanning over 1,000 species. Through his technique of high-resolution scanning and mastery of […]

Salt Pond Studio shows work by Pam Cabañas

Salt Pond Studio will feature an exhibition of paintings and sgraffito creations on porcelain by artist Pam Cabañas. The exhibition features large works on panel inspired by life and landscape in the artist’s hometown of Friendship. The artist’s ventures into sgrafitto works on porcelain punctuate the exhibition. The reception was held on Oct. 29. The […]

Salt Pond Studio presents the pastel paintings of internationally recognized artist Lyn Asselta

Salt Pond Studio in Friendship is proud to present the extraordinary works of internationally recognized pastel artist Lyn Asselta. Having grown up in Maine, and now calling Damariscotta her home, Asselta focuses her current work on the ever-changing and dramatic Maine coastline. Her brilliant pastel paintings  are rich in texture and atmosphere, capturing the fortitude […]

Wood turnings by Stephen Tofield at Salt Pond Studio

Union artist Stephen Tofield has created a transformative installation that is on view at Salt Pond Studio featuring gorgeous sculptural forms that breach the gap between form and function. The show runs Aug. 24 to Sept. 5. Tofield’s intense craftsmanship and eye for form explodes in these beautiful wood turnings. This unique gallery installation of […]

Brian Woods exhibits at Salt Pond Studio

Friendship artist Brian Woods exhibits at Salt Pond Studio, 522 Cushing Road, Friendship, from Aug. 10 to 21. An opening was held Aug. 13. Woods is a self-taught artist and a proud grandfather of two. He is a designer and builder with a background in historic preservation. Woods has worn many hats during his career. […]

Artist reception at Salt Pond Studio in celebration of Friendship Day

Pam Cabanas’ series “Working the Waters” depicts the random chaos of the working waterfront in large charcoal drawings on panel. These works are juxtaposed with Katharine Cartwright’s exquisite ink drawings from the series “Third Watch,” which explore the order of the ropes and rigging on board beloved sailing vessels. The exhibition casts off with a […]

‘Creation from Inspiration’ at Salt Pond Studio features Jeremy Barnard and Graham Walton

Salt Pond Studio in Friendship presents “Creation from Inspiration,” featuring painter Graham Walton and photographer Jeremy Barnard. In this unique coupling of local talent, Barnard draws his inspiration from the ever-changing Muscongus Bay. Barnard’s large format works dramatically depict the Maine coast in all of its light-filled glory. Walton has teamed with this extraordinary photographer […]

Mid Coast Plein Air Painters featured at Salt Pond Studio 

Salt Pond Studio in Friendship presents its season opener, featuring seven artists from the group known as Mid Coast Plein Air Painters. This loosely formed group of artists and friends paint together onsite regularly for inspiration, companionship and encouragement. This year, seven artists have been chosen to represent the group in a smashing exhibition at […]