Category: New Harbor

Saltwater Artists Gallery offers artist-made greeting cards

The Saltwater Artists Gallery has an exquisite selection of art just waiting to make someone’s day. The gallery also carries a large assortment of cards to go with your gift. Saltwater Artists Gallery is at 3056 Bristol Road (Rt. 130) in New Harbor, a short distance before the Pemaquid Lighthouse. It is open 10 a.m. […]

Pemaquid Art Gallery’s Arter and Busch deliver contrasting style and vision

This summer, The Pemaquid Group of Artists offers an opportunity for art lovers to view and purchase the group’s art through its expanded website, The PAG Board decided not to open its physical gallery space this season due to COVID-19 risks and instead the public is encouraged to survey its art online. Two of […]

Saltwater Artists Gallery shows fiber art by Cathie Peterson

Saltwater Artists Gallery will showcase fiber art by Cathie Peterson through August. Peterson started out spinning wool and went on to use the leftovers to create 2D pictures she calls “woolscapes.” The Saltwater Artists Gallery is located on Bristol Road (Rt.130) in New Harbor, half a mile before the Pemaquid Lighthouse.  It is open daily […]

Saltwater Artists Gallery Reopens Featuring Work by Cynthia Smith

The Saltwater Artists Gallery has been open full-time since June 19, after meeting all the COVID-19 protection requirements. Cynthia Smith, who taught high school for 35 years, is the featured artist. She began focusing on sculpture in 1985 and works primarily in bronze, plaster, wood, stone and clay. Her newest pieces are carved from trees […]

Pemaquid Group of Artists Gifts Coastal Kids Art Supplies

Priscilla Condon of Coastal Kids accepts a check for art supplies from Anne Jackson, vice president of the Pemaquid Group of Artists.

Pemaquid Artists Donate Portland Museum Pass to Skidompha

Members of the community can once again borrow a pass to the Portland Art Museum at the Skidompha Library thanks to a donation from the Pemaquid Group of Artists.  As in past years, the artists group has funded a full year of opportunities to visit the Portland museum at no cost. The library is the […]

Artists Ineson and Thelander Exhibit at Pemaquid

Two member artists at the Pemaquid Art Gallery discovered painting through drawing. Liliana Thelander of Bristol began her art career with stained glass, but studied drawing to design her own patterns, which led to her discovery of painting. Hannah Ineson of Damariscotta found she had inherited a natural drawing ability from her artist ancestors, a […]

Bristol Artists Hannah and Walker Exhibit at Pemaquid Gallery

At the Pemaquid Art Gallery in New Harbor this season, a visitor will view works by many artists inspired by the coastal scenery. Two such well-seasoned artists are Kay Sawyer Hannah and Bev Walker, both from small villages in the town of Bristol. Their work captures the full flavor of the Pemaquid peninsula, whether the […]

Paintings of Babb and Nixon On Display at Pemaquid Art Gallery

At the Pemaquid Art Gallery, in New Harbor two artists will be showing their works in watercolor media, in particular, the opaque medium known as gouache. Known for its ability to show fine detail, gouache is frequently employed to depict complex subjects such as birds and other animals. Yet both artists go beyond the descriptive […]

Award Winners Kilburn and Hallett Exhibiting at Pemaquid Art Gallery

Visitors to the Pemaquid Art Gallery are impressed by the variety of artist styles, and particularly their use of color. Two artists who have very different styles but use color as a basic theme in their work are Jan Kilburn of Damariscotta and Bill Hallett of Nobleboro. Both are well known in the area and […]