Sunday, August 16, 2015

Speers Gallery - Kennebunk Free Library

An exhibition titled "Photos and Paintings of Maine Landscapes" by Brandy Cressey will be on display in the Speers Gallery, located in the Kennebunk Free Library, at 112 Main Street.  Ms. Cressey's current philosophy on life and love of nature; specifically through landscape paintings of the ocean and trees of Southern Maine.  She works primarily with acrylic paints on wood, board and canvas.

"Cowabunga, Dudes!"

Artist Steve Lavigne - This August 21st at the Brick Store Museum during Third Friday Artwalk Kennebunk

Join us at the Brick Store Museum at 117 Main St. Kennebunk and meet Steve Lavigne, the co-creator of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.  Steve will be visiting from his gallery, Shellback Artworks, and offering you a chance to draw your own character!  Two sessions on character drawing will be conducted; one at 5:00 pm and one at 6:00 pm...paper and pencil provided!  Don't miss this fun opportunity!!

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Shutter Gallery...Our Doors are Open!

Excited for tomorrow night, July 17th from 5-8 pm because it  is Downtown Kennebunk's second Artwalk of the season!
As a special treat, the Shutter Gallery will be hosting two local artists, Mike and Dawn Maron.
We are excited to share the night with them and have them demonstrate Plein Air Paining for us.
Shutter Gallery has lots of fun work on display for you to come and see!

Tomorrow Night, Friday July 17th from 5 - 8 pm

Take a walk with us...Make sure to stop in to the Frameworks and Full Circle Gallery on Main Street Kennebunk during our ArtWalk

Monday, July 13, 2015

The Speers Gallery  ~  Kennebunk Free Library

An exhibition entitled, "The World I Know" of watercolor, pen and ink and pencil by Phylliss A. Russell, will be on display at the Kennebunk Free Library in the Speers Gallery on Friday Evening, July 17th, from 5-8 pm.

Ms. Russell began painting with acrylics in the 1960's and then watercolor in the 1990's.  Her formal art training was at the Keystone College, LaPlume, PA and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

This Friday...Let's do it all again!

3rd Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk is happening again this Friday night, July 17th, from 5-8pm.  A free walking tour in downtown Kennebunk Maine.

Friday, July 10, 2015

Happy July Everyone!!

Hi folks!  Believe it or not, another month has passed and our second Third Friday Artwalk Kennebunk is just a week away!
Out latest member of the walk, Kennebunk Basketry, will be open and ready for your visit. Come see Kathryn Polletto and her fabulous work at her private studio on Fletcher Street. Don't miss your chance to see her exquisite hand made basketry up close and personal!
#kennebunk #kbkartwalk #maineart #mainecrafts #maineartscene 

Friday, June 19, 2015

Tonight's the Night, Folks!

Come on Out...Our Doors are Open at 5pm!
Make sure you get a chance to see all the venues...there are lots of great stops!

Don't forget to go see Michael Fillyaw Photography on Partridge Lane. His Lawn Sign was stolen...nice, huh, and I want to make sure you don't forget him.  Follow Partridge Lane to the end to Number 18 and check out his home gallery.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Third Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk Kicks Off this Friday from 5-8 pm

A free walking tour in Downtown Kennebunk
Look for our Lawn Signs...and follow the crowds

Kennebunk Free Library - Speers Gallery

A Change is in the air...

"Mostly Maine", the exhibit of Angus Macaulay's work, must depart a day early for another adventure and miss our opening night of ArtWalk Kennebunk 2015.  

What a great excuse to create a new "Pop Up" exhibit of 3 very talented local artists for Friday night!!
Dawn Maron
Mike Maron

Please welcome Dawn Maron, Mike Maron and Debbie Graham to our event.  Those of you planning on attending our first ArtWalk of the season on Friday night from 5-8 pm are in for a real treat!  Hope to see you all out on your feet!!
Debbie Graham

Friday, June 12, 2015

Shutter Gallery

Downtown Kennebunk Maine 
Opens for Third Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk

Friday Evening June 19th from 5-8pm 
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Saturday, May 30, 2015


Hey folks!  Did you catch the Scripps National Spelling Bee 2015?  If you did, you may have noticed that, "Scherenschnitte", was one of the final words spelled that led to a tie between two amazing contestants.  "Scherenschnitte", is a German word meaning, "scissor cuts", and is a delicate and beautiful art form.  It is not, however, a delicate word to spell...its a tough one...but she did it!  Check out the video.

Speaking of, "Scherenschnitte", which I am sure you all were, did you know that we have a renown Scherenschnitte artist in our midst here in downtown Kennebunk Maine?  Claudia Hopf is a tremendous artist and one of our members of the Third Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk.  She will have her private studio open for our ArtWalk nights where you can meet her and learn more about her beautiful designs.
#kennebunk #maine #kbkartwalk

Thursday, May 28, 2015

95 North Visitor Guide  -  July Edition
Lists Third Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk as one of the top 10 things to do off of Exit 25!

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

3rd Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk
Make sure to pick yourself up a map/brochure card for the artwalk.  They are available at all participating locations as well as local inns and area businesses.  Keep a look out for them and contact us if you would like some to display or hand out!

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

ArtWalk Kennebunk is only one month away!

Stop in to the Shutter Gallery in downtown during June 19th's 3rd Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk.  Artist Deb Desmond Meserve will be on hand in her studio and displaying various works in these new additions to her Night Garden Series named,        "Frog and Water Lily" and "Pink Snapper".

Monday, May 18, 2015

What is "Art" on the ArtWalk?

It's the fourth year of downtown's Third Friday ArtWalk in Kennebunk. As we come together to plan these events, we start to ask ourselves this question: what can be included as art? Our art galleries, studios, and local museum display wonderful works of unique art that you are invited to view (and purchase!) during an evening celebration of the arts. But what what about performance art? How about musical art? As our Art Walk coordinators plan on how to make these ArtWalks a rich cultural experience, we look to you for suggestions on what you'd like to see on the ArtWalks in the future! After all, the rich arts heritage of the Kennebunks comes from our community members. We thank you!

Get in touch with us! Email your suggestions to!

Saturday, May 16, 2015

So this is totally cool, Brick Store Museum! 
Make sure to stop in to our fabulous museum during 3rd Friday ArtWalk Kennebunk, but right now, check out this cool video at this link!

Friday, May 15, 2015

Sunburst Clay Works will be open for your visits during this ArtWalk Season!  Stop in to see Dennis and his beautiful handmade pottery!