We tried to write a gift guide, but we love everything in our retail galleries too much to choose. So we present you with 30 Lovely Things to inspire you and entice you to visit the Center for Maine Craft and Maine Craft Portland, and all year round. Happy browsing and shopping, and have a wonderful holiday season!

Some items are available for online purchase; all of these lovely things can be found at one or both of our lovely stores:

Center for Maine Craft | 288 Lewiston Rd. West Gardiner, ME 04345 | (207) 588-0021 | whitney@mainecrafts.org

Maine Craft Portland | 521 Congress St. Portland, ME 04101 | (207) 808-8184 | maria@mainecrafts.org

Maine Cards
Maine Cards

Made by Jaime Wing
$5/each
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Raku Meditation Bowl
Raku Meditation Bowl

Made by Homeport Pottery Studio
$300
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Colored Pencil Set
Colored Pencil Set

Made by Hill & Shore
$20/set
Available at Maine Craft Portland and the Center for Maine Craft

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Wood Pendant & Bear Candle
Wood Pendant & Bear Candle

Pendant by Jacques Vesery ($50)
Bear Candle by The Honey Exchange ($5)
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Acorn and Urchin Baskets
Acorn and Urchin Baskets

Made by Sarah Sockbeson
$400-800
Purchase at the Center for Maine Craft and Maine Craft Portland, or contact us about shipping

CERAMIC SAKE BOTTLE, BATTER BOWL AND BUD VASE
CERAMIC SAKE BOTTLE, BATTER BOWL AND BUD VASE

Made by Jean Hardy Ceramics
Sake Bottle $40
Batter Bowl $65
Bud Vase $28
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Maine Balsam Pillows
Maine Balsam Pillows

Maine balsam pillows with balsam essential oils by Perry Home Naturals
$12/each, assorted styles
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Origami for Mainers kit with paper and instructions
Origami for Mainers kit with paper and instructions

Made by Strong Arm Bindery
$16/kit
Available at the Center for Maine Craft

Hubei Turquoise Pendant, Chrysoprase and Turquoise Rings
Hubei Turquoise Pendant, Chrysoprase and Turquoise Rings

Made by Circle Stone Designs
Pendant $330
Chrysoprase Ring $345
Turquoise Ring $365
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Rambler Cyanotype Bag
Rambler Cyanotype Bag

Made by Ramble More
$68
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Ceramic Ornaments for Mainers and Lovers
Ceramic Ornaments for Mainers and Lovers

Made by Devenney Designs
$12/each, assorted colors and styles
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Stoneware Cream and Sugar Bowl Set
Stoneware Cream and Sugar Bowl Set

Made by Potters House
$44/set
Available at the Center for Maine Craft

Sterling Silver and Resin Buoy Earrings and Pendant
Sterling Silver and Resin Buoy Earrings and Pendant

Made by Natalie Reed
Earrings $165
Pendant $335
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Books by Maine authors and illustrators
Books by Maine authors and illustrators

The Canoe Maker $17.95 by Jean Flahive
Lost Trail $14.95 by Islandport Press
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Stocking Stuffer Lobster Rope Bracelets
Stocking Stuffer Lobster Rope Bracelets

Made by Wharf Warp
$3/each, assorted colors and sizes
Available at the Center for Maine Craft

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Felted Handpuppets
Felted Handpuppets

Made by Falling Star Farm
$25/each
Purchase at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Radish Apron
Radish Apron

Made by Pretty Flours
$38
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Holiday, Greeting and Anytime Cards
Holiday, Greeting and Anytime Cards

So many to choose from! Made by Maine illustrators and printmakers
Pictured: Mittens by Hana Firestone Illustration $4/each and Joy by Morris & Essex $6/each
Available at the Center for Maine Craft and Maine Craft Portland

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Elk & Maple Drum
Elk & Maple Drum

Made by Drums of the Flicker
$250
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Crocheted Alpaca Hats
Crocheted Alpaca Hats

Made by Falling Star Farm
$40/each
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Milk Truck, Log Truck & Fire Engine
Milk Truck, Log Truck & Fire Engine

Made by Different Drummer
Milk Truck $38
Log Truck $42
Fire Engine $50
Available at Maine Craft Portland and the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Carved Wooden Animals
Carved Wooden Animals

Made by Don Best
$50-125
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Chef Knives
Chef Knives

Made by Nick Rossi
Abalone handle $600
Purple river maple handle $475
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Books by Maine authors and illustrators
Books by Maine authors and illustrators

A Porcupine’s Promenade by Lyn Smith ($15)
One Horse Farm by Dahlov Ipcar ($12.95)
Making Whoopies: The Official Whoopie Pie Book by Nancy Griffin ($12.95)
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Hand Blown Ornaments and Stemless Wine Glasses
Hand Blown Ornaments and Stemless Wine Glasses

Made by Joseph Webster Glass
Glass Ornaments $45
Wine Glasses $55
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Grooming Products with Essential Oils - Stocking Stuffers!
Grooming Products with Essential Oils - Stocking Stuffers!

Made by Maine Essentials
Beard Oil $20
Roll-on Cologne $12
Essential Oil Roll-on $12
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Enamel Necklace and Jewelry Box
Enamel Necklace and Jewelry Box

Enamel Necklace made by Erin Seegers $65
Maple Jewelry Box with Cherry Lid made by Louis Charlett $95
Available at the Center for Maine Craft

Bouy Felted Ornament
Bouy Felted Ornament

Made by Thirdlee & Co
$38
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Silver Honeycomb Necklace & Earrings
Silver Honeycomb Necklace & Earrings

Made by Naomi McNeil
Silver Honeycomb Necklace ($190)
Silver Honeycomb Earrings ($90)
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Jane Box Bag
Jane Box Bag

Leather shoulder bag made by Kurier
$172
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Aganon's Device
Aganon's Device

Made by Tom Ferrero Studio
$9,500
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Lapis Pendant
Lapis Pendant

Lapis and oxidized sterling silver pendant by Jackie Haines
$195
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Table Lamp with Handmade Shade
Table Lamp with Handmade Shade

Pictured: Black walnut and beech table lamp with handmade hand dyed paper shade by Ember Grove $480
Lamps in assorted styles and colors available at the Center for Maine Craft and Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Hydrangea Link Silver Necklace with Amethyst Sugilite & Peridot Earrings
Hydrangea Link Silver Necklace with Amethyst Sugilite & Peridot Earrings

Made by Christine Peters Jewelry
Hydrangea Link Silver Necklace with Amethyst Sugilite ($1,850)
Peridot Earrings ($150)
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Leather Bracelets + Leather Cuff
Leather Bracelets + Leather Cuff

Single Wrap Leather Bracelets by 33 by Hand ($25 and up)
Hand Stamped Leather Cuff by Ponomo ($168)
Available at Maine Craft Portland

Pinstripe Linen Robe
Pinstripe Linen Robe

Made by Amphitrite
$100
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Wooden Trinket and Tiny Treasure Boxes
Wooden Trinket and Tiny Treasure Boxes

Made by Dole Orchard Box Shop
Trinket Box $24.95
Tiny Treasures Box $14.95
Available in additional styles and colors at
at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Large carved amphora wood-fired vessel
Large carved amphora wood-fired vessel

Made by Jean Hardy Ceramics
Approx 18″ $400
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Red Enamel Necklace
Red Enamel Necklace

Made by Tracy Mastro
$89
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Gift Certificates
Gift Certificates

Available in any amount at the Center for Maine Craft and Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Textured Ceramic Cups
Textured Ceramic Cups

Made by Guenola LeFeuvre
$35-45/each
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Sorcha Earrings + Spiked Necklace
Sorcha Earrings + Spiked Necklace

Made by Emily Percival Jewelry
Sorcha Earrings ($250)
Spiked Necklace ($160)
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping

Ikebana Vase
Ikebana Vase

Made by Barbara Walch
$36
Available at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Faux Fur Bonded Suede Hat
Faux Fur Bonded Suede Hat

Made by Tannery Hill Studio
$45
Available in black or brown with assorted fur trim at the Center for Maine Craft or contact us about shipping

Burl Pierced Bowl
Burl Pierced Bowl

Made by Jeffrey Enck
$295
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Radish Tea Towel
Radish Tea Towel

Made by Trosko
$19.50
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Large Round Lamp
Large Round Lamp

Made by OCB Design
$250
Available at Maine Craft Portland

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Lightweight Pendleton Scarf
Lightweight Pendleton Scarf

Maine made wool scarf by Amphitrite
$52
Available at Maine Craft Portland or contact us about shipping