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41st Annual Mount Desert Island Directions Fine Craft Show


Date: Friday Jul 29, 2016 - Sunday Jul 31, 2016

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Your beloved Mount Desert Island Directions Fine Craft Show in a new location! In its 41st year, this show maintains a reputation for excellence in fine craft and is one of the best places to meet Maine’s talented artisans working in wood, metal, clay, natural fibers, glass and so much more. We invite you to join us for inspired shopping!

The show will run July 29–31. Hours are Fri. 5–8pm, Sat. 10am–5pm, and Sun. 10am–4pm

In celebration of the Acadia National Park Centennial, the Maine Crafts Guild is coordinating an event titled Conservation Matters.

Guild members will be challenged to design and produce works featuring natural/conservation themes, in celebration of 100 years of Acadia stewardship. Artwork may range from production to one-of-a-kind pieces and will be showcased on our website.

Conservation Matters will culminate at the 41st Annual Mount Desert Island Directions Fine Craft Show at the Atlantic Oceanside Event Center—Bar Harbor, where participating members will highlight their Acadia Centennial–themed artworks for purchase.

A percentage of sales will be donated to Friends of Acadia. A special celebratory gathering is planned for the evening of July 29, 2016—opening night of the show.

Admission $5; under 18 free.

Location: Atlantic Oceanside Event Center - Bar Harbor, Maine
Contact Name: Rachel Sisson, MDI Show Coordinator
Contact Phone #: (401) 935-6704
Event web page: http://www.mainecraftsguild.com/shows/36th-annual-directions-mount-desert-island-show/
Event Sponsor(s): Maine Crafts Guild 

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