What are the most essential qualities of a perfect mug?

Our members have the answer! Find the unusual, traditional, functional and non, signature, the strangest and most clever, functional or sculptural, for sale or non, a mug or mug-ish vessel, on view in the Center’s gallery space.

Presented by the Center for Maine Craft: The Clever Cup, an annual invitational exhibition of one-of-a-kind, extraordinary, beautiful vessels and fine art in the Center Gallery.

On view: Mar 6 – April 27, 2020

For more information, contact Center for Maine Craft manager, Whitney Gill: whitney@mainecrafts.org | (207)588-0021


Anna Woolf, Austin P Smith, Becky Wright, Brooke Hoerner, Cara Taggersell, Carolyn Ann Fer, Cathryn Hammond, Danielle Gerber, DG Forge, Elizabeth Ruskin, Emily Norton, Textured Porcelain, Coryell Clay, Jaime Wing, Jeffrey Lipton, Jemma Gascoine, Jon Ho, Marie Palluotto, Merrymeeting Clay, Kari Radasch, Kim Bentley, Kreg McCune, Goodland Pottery, Lulu Ceramics, Maria Wolff, Marian Baker, Everyday Pottery, The Potters House, Westport Island Pottery, Rebecca Goodale, Rebecca May Verrill, Maple Lane Pottery,Tyler Gulden, Unity Pond Pottery, and Whitney Gill.