Maine Arts and Crafts
For more information on the importance of supporting local economies, read “www.newrules.org/retail/mainelocaleconomy.pdf,” written by Stacy Mitchell, a Portland-based researcher with the Institute for Local Self-Reliance.
The Maine Arts Commission has a searchable directory of artists and galleries and an online list of upcoming events.
Maine Art Scene is an online magazine for Maine Arts and Culture launched in 2008 with upoming events, latest art news and more.
Maine Art Directory is a fee-based database so it is not comprehensive, but it includes roughly 50 galleries and artists around Maine.
The Maine Crafts Association is a statewide nonprofit that promotes craft artists. Their website has information on upcoming events, links to member pages and more.