Masters & Apprentices: Work from Maine’s Craft Apprentice Program will be on view at LA Arts, 221 Lisbon St. in Lewiston, Maine October 6-November 7, 2016.
The exhibition highlights work from the Craft Apprentice Program (CAP) a seven-month statewide mentoring program founded in 2016 for contemporary craft practitioners. CAP is a joint project of the Maine Craft Association and the Maine Arts Commission, Maine magazine is the exclusive 2016 magazine sponsor of CAP and the exhibition.
On view is new work created during the apprenticeship period, March-September 2016, by the 2016 CAP participants: master blacksmith Doug Wilson of Little Deer Isle, ME and apprentice James Crawford of Waldo, ME, master fiber artist Anne Emlein of Portland, ME and apprentice Rose Allard of Portland, ME, and master glass artist Linda Perrin of Ellsworth, ME and apprentice Jacquelyn Jenson.
The public is invited to meet 2016 CAP artists at an opening reception for the exhibition from 4-7pm on October 6.