HAYSTACK MOUNTAIN SCHOOL OF CRAFTS

Haystack is an international, non-profit, studio program in the arts, offering six
one- and two-week studio workshop sessions to craft-makers and visual artists
of all skill levels, led by prominent faculty artists. Haystack also offers a residency program,
conferences, a visiting artist series, spring and fall workshops specifically for Maine residents,
and workshop series and mentorship programs for Maine high school students.

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APPLY FOR A WORKSHOP | SUMMER 2015

There is still time to apply for a summer workshop! Our classes are filling up fast. We currently have a few openings in Glass, Metals, Papermaking, Encaustics, Book Arts, and Ceramics.

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TOUR HAYSTACK | WEDNESDAYS at 1PM

June 3, 2015 – September 2, 2015

Tour Haystack’s historic, award-winning campus,  designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes and built in 1961. Haystack’s studios include in wood, fibers, graphics, glass, metals, blacksmithing, and clay. The campus is a series of shingled buildings cascading down the hillside overlooking Jericho Bay  and the Deer Isle Thoroughfare. Suggested $5 donation to support Haystack’s scholarships and studio improvements. SIGN UP HERE or just show up!

 


HANDCRAFTED ON DEER ISLE: WORK BY FIVE FURNITURE MAKERS

July 26–September 6

Kiwi Light by Julie Morringello

Kiwi Light by Julie Morringello

Handcrafted on Deer Isle: Work by Five Furniture Makers, will be on view from July 26 to September 6, 2015 at the school’s Center for Community Programs. The exhibition highlights five of the island’s skilled and creative makers in woodBruce Bulger, Eben Foss, Julie Morringello, Bill Turner, and Geoff Warner. All long-time Deer Isle residents, several of the artists were born and raised here, and others settled in Deer Isle to join a creative community of boat-builders, blacksmiths, carpenters, and other working artists.

Underwriting support for Handcrafted on Deer Isle: Work by Five Furniture Makers provided by Betsy Rowland.