Ongoing Events

12/1/17 to 12/2/17

2017 MECA Holiday Sale

The Holiday Sale supports MECA’s education, outreach, and student programs while providing an opportunity for MECA students, alumni, faculty and staff to sell unique, handmade arts, crafts and gifts for the holiday season. FREE Admission – All Ages!

Location and Sale Dates
Maine College of Art, Porteous Building
522 Congress Street, Portland, Maine 04101
Friday, December 1, 5pm–9pm
Saturday, December 2, 10am–5pm

This year’s Holiday Sale at the Maine College of Art (MECA) will be held on Friday December 1, 2017 from 5pm to 9pm and Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10am to 5pm. In its 23rd year, the MECA Holiday Sale is the Arts District’s premier holiday sale event, connecting Maine makers and buyers, providing an experience beyond shopping.The juried 2017 Holiday Sale will include over 50 alumni vendors, selling handmade ceramics, jewelry, furniture, prints, and textiles. Student vendors include the Printmaking, Illustration, Metalsmithing & Jewelry, and Drawing departments.

Kifah Abdulla (Continuing Studies Faculty)
Ebenezer Akakpo ’01 of Akakpo & Co.
Cat Bates ’09 of Cat Bates Jewelry & Accessories
Ingrid Bathe of Ingrid Bathe Porcelain
Derek Bedford ’01 of Possum Hollow Farm Soap, LLC
Shana Belknap ’91
Don Best ’80 of Don Best Wood Art
Maggie Bokor of Maggie Bokor Jewelry
Carrie Brezzo ’04 of CarrieSewFancy
Katie Burns, Current Student
Crystal Cawley (Continuing Studies Faculty)
Daniel Cerreta ’10 of Fathom Toy Works
Peter Dore ’17 of Boothby Furniture Company
Nicholas Downing of Downing Arts (Staff)
Melanie Duarte ’07 of Porchpegasus
Lisa Ferreria Jones ’02 of Ember Grove
Kristi Frank of SALTGRASS Jewelry
Janine Grant of Janine Grant Ceramics
Sam Guay ’12 of Sam Guay Illustration
Amalia Guettinger ’12 of Amalia Moon
Adriane Herman (Faculty)
Hannah Hermes ’15 of The Hermes Crab
Elizabeth Jabar of Future Mothers (Faculty)
Adrian King ’12 of Adrian King Pottery
Marilyn Lucey ’09 of LunaPetunias
Tracy Mastro ’91 of Tsmastro Enameling
Hugh McCormick ’15 of Hired Wrights
Taylor Mirabito ’16 of Taylor Mirabito Illustration & Maxwell Erwin ’17
Jason Morrissey ’98
Kevin Mosca, Current Student
Emily Norton ’07 of Emily Diaz Norton Ceramics
Jeanne Paterak of BloomStudio (Continuing Studies Faculty)
Emily Percival ’06 of Emily Percival Jewelry (Staff) & Maria Wolff
Roxanne Quimby Hon. DFA ’12 of My Pasta Art
Kari Radasch ’97 of Radasch REDware (Faculty)
Natalie Reed ’13
Joe Rosshirt ’11 of FortHouse Studio
Hope Rovelto ’01 of Little Chair Printing
Miles Spadone ’13 of Spadone Home
Aaron Staples ’08 of Staple Goods
Molly Steinmetz ’14 of Pinfolk Studio
Beth Taylor ’08 of Longstocking Design
Jessica Teesdale of Jess Teesdale Pottery (Staff)
Dietlind Vander Schaaf, (Staff) & Amy Vander Els
LK Weiss ’11 of Bowline Co.
Sarah Camille Wilson ’07
The Joanne Waxman Library at MECA will be holding their annual book sale during Holiday Sale hours. All of the proceeds from the book sale will benefit the Library.

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