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This resource is updated on the 1st of every month. All listings will be deleted if not renewed. Questions? Scroll to the bottom of the page to see if our ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ can help you out, or email: simonne@mainecrafts.org.

SUBMISSION FORM

FOR SALE

Spinning Wheel

Louet S15 Spinning Wheel for Sale. Excellent condition. $125 O.B.O.


Contact:
Maureen Farr
farr.maureen@gmail.com

Deer Isle, ME

5/05/2022

Hiring

Ceramics Teacher Wanted

Fryeburg Academy is seeking a summertime ceramics instructor for July 17 – 30 to work with international students from Central America. The scheduled 80-minute class will run once a day for 10 days. Pay is $1,000 and housing is available for dorm supervisors (an additional stipend of $250 a day).

Contact:
Melanie Allen
mallen@fryeburgacademy.org
Fryeburg, ME

3/30/2022

IN SEARCH OF

Studio Space

Art quilt maker seeks affordable studio space within a 30-minute radius of Augusta.

Contact:
Trisha Terwilliger
terwilliger.trisha@gmail.com

3/18/2022

Hiring

Seeking Bench Jeweler for Hire

Established Mid-Coast Maine Artisan Jeweler seeks bench jeweler. A successful applicant will have experience with soldering fabrication, setting stones, repairs, ring sizing. Mostly gold. We are a retail store as well, so you will also interact directly with customers. This makes the day varied and fun. Pay is excellent, full benefits, beautiful working environment. Full time or part-time. Send resume and details about yourself to: benchjeweler22@gmail.com

Contact:
benchjeweler22@gmail.com
Mid-Coast Maine

2/28/2022

RENTING

Apartment Rental with Art Studio Possibility

Located at 20 Bartlett Drive, Rockland, ME 04841

Spacious 2-bedroom rental is available at Bartlett Woods, a 501(c)3 retirement community. Must be 55+ years of age to apply. Use one room to create your art studio. The apartment offers a balcony, galley-style kitchen with full-size appliances, A/C, and ample closets. Rent includes two chef-prepared daily meals, weekly housekeeping and laundry service, heat, and A/C (individually controlled) and electric, WIFI, water & sewer, one reserved parking space, trash/recycling pickup at door side six days/wk. Access to RN on staff for consultations.

We are COVID-19 compliant, and require full vaccination status for all residents and staff.  Bartlett Woods features our Art at Bartlett program of professional and student exhibitions, Art Center classes and teaching opportunities, workspaces including a printing press, PLUS in-house concerts, lectures, films, and much more. Convenient month-to-month lease and application process. We are pet-friendly pending an interview.

TWO APARTMENT SIZES ARE AVAILABLE:
– 970 sq. ft. — $5,086.00/mo single occupancy. Offers bright southern exposure.

– 33 sq. ft. — $4,731.00/mo single occupancy. Offers 1st-floor living with a garden view. A second occupant is an additional $500.00/mo.

Contact:
Lori Schafer
lschafer@bartlettwoods.com
207-593-1419

1/25/2022

FOR SALE

Precision 12" Bench Shear.

Precision 12″ Bench Shear. Like new Bench Shear. $250

Contact:
Erin Seegers
Brunswick, ME
207-844-9716

1/4/2022

FOR SALE

Woodworking Tools and Supplies

Please email with any questions.

Jointmaker Pro, fixed blade saw. For model makers, small cuts, architectural model makers. Makes smooth, accurate cuts, no motor, pass the work over the blade. blade height and angle is adjustable. $500, with stand and 4 extra blades.

Cherry plank, 6/4 x 22-32″ x 8′, live edges, two checks. Great for at least two coffeetable tops. $250.

Air hose, 3/8″ x 100′ with take up reel, $80.

Contact:
Chris Becksvoort
New Gloucester, ME
49woodtech@gmail.com

11/22/2021

FOR SALE

Evenheat SetPro kiln and tools

Evenheat SetPro kiln for PMC and glass, cutting tool, mat, pounds of dichroic, and fusible glass coe90. $1000. I am willing to sell the kiln separately.

Contact:
3roberta@gmail.com

11/4/2021

FOR SALE

4 Harness Folding Floor Loom

Cherrywood 27” Norwood, folding 4 harness floor loom.

Contact:
Elaine Verrill
Verrillville@gmail.com
Cumberland, ME

4/20/2022

FOR SALE

Macomber Ad-A-Harness, Model B Folding Floor Loom

Macomber Ad-A-Harness, Model B Folding Floor Loom, 72” weaving width; 4 harness, sectional beam, bench with storage seat and side storage boxes, sectional warp winder, cone holder for sectional warp, shuttles- boat, flat, rug. This loom is in great condition! $1200 


Contact:
Nancy Wines-DeWan
sinnamani2@gmail.com
New Gloucester, ME

3/16/2022

FOR SALE

Replica Surfaces for Home Photoshoots

2 like new Replica Surfaces for home photoshoots. 23×23 inch square. 1 in Cement and 1 in White Marble. Originally $77 each. Selling for $45 each or both for $80




Contact:
Lisa Gent
lisa@lisagent.com
207-232-5741
Cape Elizabeth, ME

2/22/2022

FOR SALE

The Seat for Pacifica Wheels

This seat is in great condition. It clamps to the leg of the wheel and you can adjust the height and the distance to the wheel. Cushy padded seat with no tears. I enjoy the seat but I’ve started standing when I throw and no longer use it. Retails for $200. Asking for $85

Contact:
Christine Caswell
christinecaswell@mac.com
Portland, ME

2/1/2022

Available for

e-commerce + web design

Offering e-commerce web design and development services for established makers looking to scale their e-commerce business without technological overwhelm. Shopify and WordPress. Now also available for 1 day intensives that can help get your website updates done fast and without frustrations.

Contact:
Anca Gooje
hello@ancagooje.com
Scarborough, ME
207-200-0755

11/19/21

Hiring

Home and Professional Sewist

Art apparel designer-craftsman seeks sewist to contract sewing of his leather jackets. Experience in sewing lined jackets desired. Home and Professional Sewist are encouraged to apply and previous experience sewing leather jackets is not required. Leather skills, equipment & tools provided to produce apparel. An hourly rate starting at $20 ph. Is used to calculate the contract price. Ideally, the Sewist will sew one jacket per week minimum, and potentially more jackets per week with experience and time availability. View his collections of leather jackets at trueselfcouture.com

Contact:
JM Syron
Brunswick, ME
207 352 8426
jmsyron@gmail.com

10/28/21

FREE

Seeking to donate a variety of fabric

Fabulous Fabric for Donation: Two plastic bins of a wide assortment of fabric pieces from 4 years in the fashion program at Massachusetts College of Art.

Contact:
Valerie Geredien
Valerie.Geredien@gmail.com
Freeport, ME

5/10/2022

FOR SALE

Glass Fusing Business: Kiln, Tools, Supplies and More!

For sale, all or part of a glass fusing business including a Paragon Fusion 7 kiln with digital controller – working perfectly, miscellaneous glass tools and supplies, pieces of dichroic and regular glass, watch parts, jewelry supplies. Additionally available are elements for a craft show booth- displays, tables and lights. Interested parties are welcome to discuss the sale of all the business as a whole, or are able to purchase tools and materials separately. Business Caterpillars in Blue Jeans. Contact Frank directly.


Contact:
Frank Federman
818-489-9485
Kennebunkport, ME

4/7/2022

FOR SALE

48” Macomber Loom

48” Macomber Loom for Sale asking 2500.00 located in Central Maine. Custom Bench 150.00 www.macomberloom.com/index.html 8 Harness’s in a 10 Harness castle. 10 treddles 3 reeds 8,10 & 12 dent 2 Back Beams (1 reg and 1 -3/4yd sectional) leese sticks

Misc tools include: weight for Beater Bar shuttles, misc bobbins, warping sticks, extra heddles, temple/stretcher


Contact:
Hillary Hutton
hutton@huttonstudios.com
Vienna, ME

3/10/2022

FOR SALE

Seal Dry Mount Press

Seal Dry Mount Press
– large plate area = 33″ x 25″
– model#500T
– $650

Contact:
Judi Lim
judichong@gmail.com
207-266-1646
Scarborough, ME

2/10/2022

Seeking

Metalsmithing Internship for Deering High School Student

A Deering High School teen (going into their Junior year) is interested in an internship with a jeweler in the Portland area (preferably) for the summer of 2022. This student has been working with small hand tools and with metals for the last 2 years. The amount of work he has completed so far is very impressive for his age.

Objective: for a high school student gain access to a working studio space and learn hands-on what it looks like to be a full-time, professional jewelry maker/metalsmith.

Paid internship: This internship also comes with potential funding from a District-wide Summer Internship program. The funding would be given to the host to pay the student/intern for hours they’ve worked/aided/helped out in their studio space or site.

Time: The schedule and number of hours is determined by both the student and the host. The duration of the internship would preferably be 4-8 weeks, 1-2x a week.

Support team: The role of the ELO Coordinator is purely for support and communication around any issues that may arise.

Contact:
Sydney Williams
Extended Learning Opportunities Coordinator at Deering High School
willis@portlandschools.org

1/27/2022

Hiring

Department Head + Ceramics Instructor for a Maine Children's Summer Camp

Maine children’s summer camp seeks experienced Ceramics Instructor for Department Head position. 9 weeks. Mid-June through mid-August 2022. Position features a well-equipped studio on a lakeside setting and instructional autonomy so you may follow your passion and teach ceramics to children ages 7 to 15. Additionally, 3 support staff will assist you in the studio. Housing and food provided. The preliminary search begins today. Please contact Tom Ferrero with questions and to express interest.

Contact:
Tom Ferrero
Tom@tomferrerostudio.com

11/22/2021

Hiring

Metalsmithing and Jewelry Studio Technician

Maine College of Art and Design to hire a Metalsmithing & Jewelry Studio Technician. The Metalsmithing & Jewelry Studio Technician is responsible for maintaining the studio and the equipment within the metalsmithing and jewelry program as well as assisting students with the technical issues that may arise. The overarching responsibility is to ensure the studio is a safe environment that fosters the best possible learning and teaching experience for students and faculty. The successful candidate will gain unlimited access to MECA&D’s jewelry and metalsmithing facilities and a dedicated bench space. Maine College of Art & Design recognizes that diversity is integral to the academic experience and strives to foster an inclusive culture defined by respect, equity, and social responsibility. All employees are expected to actively support these values.

The position’s qualifications, details, and application requirements can be found here.

11/10/2021

Frequently asked questions:

Can I place an ad to sell used studio / workshop equipment or craft supplies?
YES!

I’m seeking or hiring for a craft related job. Can I place an ad here?
YES!

Are home + studio rental and sales listings okay?
YES! But, they need to have a link to Maine craft such as: the owner is a MCA member, the property is a studio rental/sale, the property is uniquely suited to artists and in Maine. We don’t want to list general real estate sales and rentals.

I would like to advertise my work and website. Can I place an ad here?
NO, not here, but that can be listed in your member profile OR you might consider our Co-Op Advertising opportunities.

I’m looking to hire someone to create an e-commerce website for my business. Can I place an ad here?
YES!

I offer a professional service that applies to craft artists (web design, bookkeeping, marketing)
YES!

Can I post advertisements for public events?
NO, not here, but you can submit calls for artists/ participants for the event.

Can non-MCA members list ads in Craft Classifieds?
YES! As long as the listing is Maine craft related and fits into the types of listing we are sharing. As with all listings, if we determine it doesn’t fit in we will let you know. & we always welcome new members – please consider joining! Click here for more info.

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