32nd annual Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

Saturday, September 7, 2019 – Sunday, September 8, 2019, 10:00am – 4:00pm Save to Calendar

More than 125 master artisans in a beautiful seaside setting. So worth it.

Reservations

Not Required

To ease traffic congestion, we collect admission after you park.

Pricing

  • Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $10

Location

Laudholm Campus

This event is handicap accessible
Roger and Sue Bisaillon and their clay products at the 2015 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival
Roger and Sue Bisaillon and their clay products at the 2015 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held in Wells, Maine, every September on the weekend after Labor Day. This prestigious, juried event brings many of New England's finest artisans to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music and food round out the 2-day festival.

This year:

  • 125+ Master Artisans
  • Thousands of One-of-a-Kind Gift Items
  • Incomparable Seaside Setting
  • More than $8,000 in Raffle Prizes

Our 2019 crafts festival promotion design features a stained glass kaleidoscope, Raven, crafted by Sue Rioux Designs with the Laudholm gazebo in the background..

Attending the Crafts Festival

Please plan ahead: Traffic is usually heavy on Saturday morning; Sunday is quieter. The Wells Reserve at Laudholm is a smoke-free facility. Pets are not allowed on the site. To cut down on plastic bags, consider bringing a tote.

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2019 Sponsors


The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is the single most important event on our fundraising calendar. Please call Nik Charov at 207-646-4521 ext 144 to sponsor the 2020 event.

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2019 Exhibitors

We're excited to see these artisans at the 32nd Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival:

Jennifer Armstrong • Kristine Arnold • Christopher Augustus • Judith Barker • Susan Barnes • Joseph Barnett • Richard Beaulieu • Wendy Besett • Roger & Sue Bisaillon • Michael Boardman • Maggie Bokor • Forrest Bonney • Ellen Braley • Stephani Briggs • Caitlin Burch • Karen Caldwell • Cathie Cantara • Kit Clark • Peggy Clark Lumpkins • Alan Claude • Laura Cleminson • Trisha Conant • Carol Crawford • Stephanie Crossman • Lisa Cutler • Patricia Daunis-Dunning • Lori Davis • Tiffany Deangelo • Leo Donahue • Jamie Doubleday • Judith Eldridge • Geoffrey Evans • Sheilagh Flynn • Doug Frati • Jim & Holly Galante • Mary Ann Geis • Danielle Gerber • Karen Gola • Lacey Goodrich • Eric Graffam • Lisa Jane Grant • Mark Guido • Tom Hamel • Dot Hutchins • Mary Jameson • Dan Johnson • Ken Kantro • Chris Kein • Nanne Kennedy • Adrian King • Berri Kramer • Mark Kuzio • Blair Labella • Donald Lafratta • Pam Leblanc • John Liberty • Chong & Judi Lim • Kathleen Litchfield • Stuart Loten • Anna Low • Linda Mahoney • Steven Manning • Dale Martin • Susan Marullo • Jody Meredith • Andrew Mintz • Erin Moran • Nicholas Moreau • Shannon Morrison • Christopher Morse • Diane Nericcio • Jennifer Nielsen • Page O'Rourke • Christine Peters • Avery Pierce • Kim & Guy Pilla • David Pollock • Ron Previor • Christine Prosser • Michelle Provencal • Sue Rioux • Wesley Ripple • Trenny Robb • Paula Robert • Melissa Rocklen • Anita Roelz • Marty Schwartz • Kathleen Scranton • Susan Selden • Cathy Shamel • Susan Sidwell • Cynthia Skidgel • Aaron Slater • Marie Solli • Bill Spaulding • Michele Stivaletta-Noble • Martha Sullivan • James Takaki • Sabrina Thiemke-Greene • Luci Timblin • Lars & Connie Turin • Wendy Grace Twitchell • Michael Updike • Rebecca May Verrill • Holly Wach • Cindy Walsh • Jonathan White • Catherine Worthington • Patrick Zephyr

Specialty Artisans: Marrick Auger • Stephen Cook • Lou Demers • Sandra Dwight-Barris • Leah & Ashley Gerry • Kelts Gordon • Andre Kreft • Arlene Lamb • Jane Parant • Melissa Rioux • Deb Robbins • Claire Weinberg • Jessie Yancey

Entertainment

Saturday 10:00-2:00 — Rob Spaulding on keyboard

Saturday 2:30-3:30 — Blue Fuse gypsy swing

Sunday 10:00-4:00 — Bob Moore on guitar


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