Images by PFCS 2017 Show Award Winners Kreg McCune Pottery and Karina K Steele


The MCA presents the fourth annual Portland Fine Craft Show on August 25, 2018, 9am – 4pm on Congress Street between High and State Streets, in Portland, Maine. The show is free and open to the public.

The Portland Fine Craft Show features over 100 juried exhibitors from the greater New England area exhibiting fine craft in the following media categories: baskets, ceramics, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, stone and wood as well as outreach booths exhibiting the work of international artists new to Maine and food trucks in Longfellow Square. It remains one of the only Maine craft shows open to artists not living in Maine, and has a reputation for being well-organized and high quality, with high attendance.

Portland Fine Craft Show 2018 Jurors

Devta Doolan
Owner, Devta Doolan Studio, Deer Isle ME | Principal, Devta Doolan Studio, Portland ME
Susan Joy Sager 
Founder, ArtBiz | Author, Selling Your Crafts, Creative Careers in Crafts
Alex Steed
Managing Partner, Knack Factory

Exhibitor Amenities

• Listing in printed Show Program/Map and online Show Directory
• Lunch delivery, and water delivery throughout day
• Volunteer booth sitters
• Professional Show Producer with staff available daily for assistance leading up to show
• Advertising options in the printed Show Program/Map
• Awards for Best Booth Design and Best of Show

Booth Fees

$155 MCA Member rate
$185 Non Member rate
Double and Triple booths available
Eleven (11) premium booths (corner booths/booths with extra space around one or more sides) will be available at an additional cost of $40.


Applications are accepted online through 5pm, January 31, 2018.