Listings on this page are artist opportunities but are NOT MCA programs or events. We encourage you to apply / partake but are not managing or responsible for the events below.
Calls are listed by Deadline Date
12/1/18 Craft/Vendor Fair
Non-Juried Craft Show to take place 12/1/18
“I am looking for vendors/crafters for our annual craft Saturday December 1st, 2018, it is located at 8 sacred Heart Place in Auburn, Maine at Sacred heart Church. This event is to benefit Adults with Intellectual disabilities for community supports.”
12/1/18 Call for Consigners
Non-Juried Craft Show to take place 12/1/18
Call for interested consigners in new shop in Orono.
12/15/18 Christmas Craft Fair & Breakfast with Santa
Non-Juried Craft Show to take place 12/15/18
The first ever Christmas Craft Fair at Erskine Academy held by the American Field Service club on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 8 A.M. to 12 P.M.. This is an opportunity to get your picture taken with Santa, write letters to the North Pole, buy Christmas gifts, and do your own crafts. Admission is $3 a person, or $10 a family (3 persons.) All the proceeds will go to the AFS Club’s new humanitarian project in Guatemala: Casas Esperanzas. We are creating our very own house building organization and are building our first house in March, 2019. The money fundraised will go towards tools, lumber, cement, and shipment fees.
We are also looking for CRAFTERS who would like to sell their product at our Christmas Craft Fair, it is $10 a table, it includes a table and comes with a free breakfast. Just bring your product and a good attitude:)
Contact person for crafters: Kassidy Wade
1/21/19 CFA Guilford Craft Expo 2019
Juried Craft Show to take place 7/19 – 7/21/2019
Guilford Art Center would like to announce the Call for Entry for Craft Expo 2019. Guilford Craft Expo, a high-caliber exhibit and sale of fine American craft featuring 180 artists and artisans, will be held on July 19-21, 2019. Craft Expo is held outdoors on the historic Guilford Green in CT. The show has attracted art enthusiasts from the shoreline and surrounding areas for 61 years during the height of the summer season. It is open to fine art and crafts made by hand or with the use of appropriate tools, by an individual and/or with help from a limited number of assistants/apprentices. Works must be handmade in the USA or Canada. For complete prospectus and application, see zapplication.org: https://www.zapplication.org/event-info.php?ID=6913. or http://guilfordartcenter.org/expo/.
4/27/19 Stitching and Piecing- Workshop exploring vintage Japanese textiles, Boro mending and quilting techniques in Tuscany
Join us to explore Japanese inspired patchwork piecing and stitching techniques.
Through hands-on projects, learn about a variety of traditional techniques and how to incorporate them into your own work. Boro, Katazome, Sashiko, Shibori, Indigo and Ikat. We have hired an Italian chef to prepare our meals and are looking forward to using the beautiful Tuscan countryside as inspiration.
10/29/18 Chaya Studio 6th Annual Holiday Pop-up
4 week long Holiday Retail event to take place 11/24/18 – 12/24/18
Looking for artists and craftspeople to participate in the Chaya Studio Holiday Pop-up. 10% proceeds to benefit Camp Sunshine. All media/crafts welcome. Painting, photography, mixed media, wood, textiles, ceramics, clothing, jewelry, cards, calendars, specialty food, candles, etc. As this time of year is busy, we are flexible in level of participation. It is not necessary for the artist to be in the studio, and inventory levels can fluctuate throughout the duration of the event.
10/27/18 Holiday Craft Fair
Non-Juried Craft Show to take place 10/27/18
Handmade crafts and art, White elephant tag sale, back sale.
11/1/18 Holiday Arts and Crafts fair
Juried Craft Fair to take place 12/1/18
The Pond Cove Parents Association, the Middle School Parents Association and the High School Parents Association of Cape Elizabeth will host as a joint fundraiser the Holiday Arts & Crafts fair, Saturday, December 1, 2018, 10am-4pm.
We invite all artists and crafters, professional and amateur including student artist and crafters. Table fee is $50 or $25 for students up to 18 years old.
For more information, general interest and/or an application please contact Jennifer Pollick at PAHolidayartsNcrafts@gmail.com
11/2/18 12th Annual Christmas Craft Fair
Non-Juried Craft Fair to take place 12/1/18
The Village Baptist Church in Kennebunkport, Maine is having it’s 12th Annual Christmas Craft Fair during Kennebunkport’s 37th Annual Christmas Prelude. Our craft fair takes place on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Our church sells chowder, soups and Pastor Joe’s chili. Our location is 6 Maine Street, Kennebunkport, ME 04046. We have free parking for our crafters.
11/5/18 Mechanic’s Hall Holiday Sale
Juried Art + Craft Show to take place 12/7/18 – 12/8/18
“This year, a Holiday Sale will be held in the Grand Ballroom at historic Mechanics’ Hall in Downtown Portland. The sale aims to take advantage of the traffic generated from December First Friday Art Walk and other holiday sales in the area. A portion of booth fees will be used for advertisement and signage on Congress St. and the nearby downtown area. Mechanics’ Hall Holiday Sale is proudly presented in partnership with Dooryard Arts Collective, a Portland art studio providing affordable downtown workspace to emerging artists.
First Friday Art Walk December 7th, 2018 4-8pm
Saturday, December 8th, 2018 10-5pm
Ballroom at Mechanics’ Hall (3rd floor – elevator access)
519 Congress Street
Portland, Maine 04101″
11/30/18 Bowdoinham Guild of Artisan Holiday Sale
Art Sale to take place 11/30/18 – 12/2/18
The annual Holiday Sale featuring the Bowdoinham Guild of Artisans. Food, live music and finely made crafts. Opening on Friday from 6-8pm, Saturday from 10am -3pm, and again on Sunday from 10am -1pm.