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  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 9:00am

    the WAVE is a Full Color, Free Magazine with a seasonal take on the Midcoast. 

    Original content by Pen Bay Pilot writers.

    Mailed to homes throughout the Midcoast - Rockland, Belfast, Camden, Rockport, Union, and Lincolnville.

    Distributed to Knox & Waldo counties major grocery stores and Midcoast hubs.

  • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:00am

    WinsMor Garage Door Co.is offering a 8x7 or 9x7 insulated steel raised panel door with a 1/2 HP LiftMaster chain drive electric opener for ......$899.00 installed...

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  • Dockside- Boothbay Harbor
    Monday, August 20, 2018 - 4:30pm

    Boothbay Harbor is a busy place in the summer. There were lots of boats in the harbor. The comings and goings were fun to watch, and it was fun to paint all the "stuff" on the dock. Plein air painting affords such a wealth of experiences!

  • Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 8:45am

    As an author, I’m inspired to make miniature dresses out of altered books, particularly my favorite novels.  This is my new Flapper Series, with F. Scott Fitzgerald short stories and novels.

    They are made from an unmarred page in a heavily marked up copy of The Great Gatsby, which I saved from the thrift bin. It is a beautiful book and deserves a beautiful tribute.

    Each comes with its own custom tiny hanger—and are all one of a kind.

  • Friday, August 17, 2018 - 12:30pm

    2018 Camden Windjammer Festival
    — Labor Day Weekend —
    Friday, Aug. 31 and Saturday, Sept. 1

  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 9:45am

    This is miniature writer’s nook set in a vintage cigar box is a one-of-a-kind art piece, made with handmade furniture inspired by Virginia Woolf's essay "A Room of One's Own.”

  • Monday, August 6, 2018 - 5:30pm

    Every once in a while there comes a perfect day when you feel your painting is painting itself . This was one of those days. Of course it helped that Grimes Cove is my favourite place to paint.

  • Friday, August 3, 2018 - 7:45am
     
  • Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 9:30am

    The Wee Folk or the Other People, are Irish fairies that abound in meadows, woods, fields and raths.

  • Monday, July 30, 2018 - 7:15am

    Maine, which inspires so many writers and artists, is the setting for this custom made miniature art studio in a cigar box, measuring 5 inches x 4 inches as a "Studio of One's Own."

  • Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 8:15am

     The Witch Hare, is a miniature fairy dress made from dried grass and cattail fluff perched in a shadowbox on a bed of dark green moss with two sprouting mushrooms.

  • Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 1:45pm

    Leading up to our first art show on July 28 at Alder & Vine for the Belfast, ME Artwalk, (5:30 -8 pm) we will be showcasing several years’ work of miniature fairy dresses made from natural materials in our woods.

    Shown here is The Faery Maiden, a birch and bramble “Wee Folk” fairy dress that was one of my first creations.

  • china by the sea, mutt scrub, boothbay harbor
    Monday, July 23, 2018 - 6:00pm

    All you need to do is get some Mutt Scrub raffle tickets and get lucky!

  • Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 2:00pm

    July 1 -July 31 Celebrating Ocean Point Studio’s 27th year Featuring the latest plein air paintings of the Boothbay region by Corinne McIntyre.
    Directions: From the traffic light at Hannaford, turn onto Route 96/Ocean Point Road. Go about six miles. Van HornRoad will be on your right. The gallery is about one-quarter mile down on the left. 633-3990 130 Van Horn Road https://corinnemcintyre.com

  • Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 12:30pm

    "Two Trees at Ocean Point" oil 9" x 12”
    The big November snow storm was a storm to remember for sure. One of the memories it left was its changing of "Three Trees" to "Two Trees" Our icon has changed but we will still enjoy painting the new look. Artists are undaunted!

  • mutt scrub, boothbay, harbor
    Friday, July 20, 2018 - 5:00am

    All waiting for someone as clever, dexterous, dashing, and commanding as yourself to step up and claim them.

  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 8:00pm

    This hot rock band harnesses handsome harmonies and nimble, sturdy acoustic folk. Returning to the Camden Opera House by popular demand! In this increasingly virtual world of ours, what makes music authentic? For some, songs are no more than tiny sentimental decompressions. But others treat music as an extension of their roots, a mirror of their travels and relationships, and a testament to both their craft and passion.

  • Grimes Cove Morning Light
    Friday, June 22, 2018 - 12:30pm

    Morning Light on the Cove 11" x 14" Oil on oil-primed linen mounted on board. I painted this about 7:30 in the morning in mid April. Even though it was overcast the light was just beaming on the little house on Ram Island and on the homes in the cove. The inner cove was still a little dark. It was magic. You see so much when you are plein air painting........and there is so much to see!!!  

  • salty paws two salty dogs pet outfitters boothbay harbor
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 8:30am

    Every month we at Two Salty Dogs Pet Outfitters spend hours upon hours researching the very, very best deals in our shop for you. And every month no one pays attention. At least in this venue. We actually get pretty good results from our newsletter. But we keep plugging along here hoping that it will catch on one day and that we’ll make a sale or get over 5 clicks.

  • two salty dogs pet outfitters boothbay harbor dogs
    Monday, June 18, 2018 - 6:15am

    We’re concerned too. Very concerned. Deeply Concerned. More concerned than you. In fact, we’re so concerned that we actually took the time to write this to prove our overall concernedness.

  • Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 8:00am

    All monkeys are Trained Drinking Monkey Association of America Certified.

    Let’s make this short and sweet, people. These are NOT store deals, but you can order them online and pick them up at the shop.

  • Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 7:00pm

    Wednesday, May 30, 7 pm

    The Most Unknown is an epic documentary film that sends nine scientists to extraordinary parts of the world to uncover unexpected answers to some of humanity’s biggest questions. How did life begin? What is time? What is consciousness? How much do we really know? 

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 7:45am

    If you’ve been following this affiliate page, and like my miniature handmade fairy dresses, you can now buy the digital image for $3.

    You will receive a high resolution printable download(4000 x 3000 pixels) with an exclusive license to use the image for personal (not commercial) use.

  • Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 9:30am

    In a meadow in Tanglewood, a lone Tulip Tree blooms in May......I came up to one just to touch the petals. And there, I came upon a Solitary Fairy, one of the Wee Folk. Read more of the story and what makes spring time a powerful time on our website: The Solitary Fairy in a Tulip Tree.

  • Monday, May 7, 2018 - 12:30pm

    A sweet gift for Mom! And on sale from $25 to $20. These one-of-a-kind miniature altered book art pieces made with tissue paper, tulle and cupcake wrappers. Then, the back of the corset is stitched up with pink thread. Each measures approximately an inch and a half by six inches and some come with their own handcrafted miniature hangers. 

  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 8:00am

    I don’t have to tell you how great books are, do I?

    Today April 28 is the day to go visit your local indie bookstore (not Barnes & Nobles, not Amazon!)

    Please buy locally and support these book selling businesses that add to our towns.

    https://www.newpages.com/independent-bookstores/maine-bookstores

  • Friday, April 27, 2018 - 8:30am
    APRIL*
    By John Galsworthy
    Starry-eyed is April morn,
    Rain bells glitter on the thorn.
    Birds are tuning down the lane
    Patter song of fallen rain.
    Spring can grieve, but Spring can be
    Very life of minstrelsy!
  • Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 8:45am

    “We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of nature.”
    -Henry David Thoreau

  • Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

    April 18, 7 pm

    Camden Opera House partners with Points North Institute to present Into the Wind, a vibrant journey through the diverse layers of artist Andy Goldsworthy's world. A lushly-visualized travelogue, Goldsworthy's work and Thomas Riedelsheimer's exquisite cinematography redefine landscape and inextricably tie human life to the natural world.

  • Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 5:15am

    The Wave is a Full Color, FREE magazine with a seasonal take on Midcoast life.

    Original content created by PenBayPilot writers.

    Mailed to homes throughout the Midcoast 

    Distributed in Knox and Waldo County grocery stores, professional offices and hubs throughout the Midcoast

  • Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 9:15am

    Here is a miniature dress made from the pages of Wetware, a 1988 biopunk science fiction novel written by Rudy Rucker.

  • two salty dogs boothbay harbor mushers secret
    Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 2:30pm

    Heart Attack - Remove the heart

    Sneak Attack - Hit their sneakers first

    Attack of the Clones - What?

    Now that you’ve clicked on something really stupid, why not read this to the end?

     

  • Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 8:15am

    April is National Poetry Month.

    I have one miniature literary dress in tribute to Edna St. Vincent Millay left, made from her sonnet: "Thou art not lovelier than lilacs""

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 7:00am

    A sad anniversary to remember a gifted writer. Here is the letter she penned to her husband Leonard before she filled her overcoat pockets with rocks and walked into the River Ouse to drown.

  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 8:00am

    Our area's best playhouse, as voted by VillageSoup readers, will play host to a new romantic musical comedy "Is Mozart in Maine?" March 23-25. The storyline revolves around Mozart being mysteriously transported into the future where he is adopted by a coastal village at the height of tourist season.  Book, music and lyrics are by Rockport resident Richard Cadwalader, and the production will feature many of the mid-coast's finest singers and pe

  • fairy dress, maine
    Monday, March 19, 2018 - 9:00am

    These miniature fairy dresses are the last of my inventory before I make more. Selling for $20.

    You can choose from five of them. Pictured here:

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 8:15am

    If you follow my posts, you know that I make miniature fairy dresses out of natural materials I find in the woods. And each one has an Irish back story, which is perfect for this month, as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, based on the patron saint of Ireland.

    Here are three handmade one-of-a-kind green dresses and their Irish backgrounds, which are $35 each on our Etsy store.

  • Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 8:00am

    Is St. Patrick’s Day the “Holy Day” for you or an Irish friend? I made this wee fairy dress in the midst of a nor'easter. While it was a whiteout outside for nearly 18 hours, piling up over a foot, I wanted to bring the beauty of Ireland's lush green landscape into this dress with dark green reindeer moss over a birch bodice.

    The back of the bodice is stitched up by bright green thread. This miniature fairy dress measures 1.5" by 4 " and comes with its own wee custom hanger.

  • Friday, March 9, 2018 - 5:45am

    MIDCOAST — Area landscapers: Have you filled your mowing contracts yet this year? Do you want to lock in more jobs? Help is here. Penobscot Bay Pilot is producing its spring/summer edition of the WAVE magazine and is dedicating pages to advertisers building their business base in landscaping and property maintenance services.

  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 6:45am

    Mar 2, 2018   7:30 pm

    The Camden Opera House presents the romantic drama Before Sunrise. Join us on a spring Friday evening for Date Nights – romantic films at an affordable price that includes free popcorn! Tickets $5 at the door.

  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 5:15am

    Advertising in the Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer 2018 Harbor Guide.  Distributed to visiting and local boaters at the Camden boatyard starting Memorial Day weekend through the Summer season.

    Full page/ Full Color: $350 Prepay

    LIMITED SPACE

    Below is a link to last year’s Guide: 

  • Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 8:15am

    She is a love fairy and carries the red rose with her at all times. But love can cut both ways as anyone who has ever experienced heartbreak knows. The Leanhaun sidhe is a Gaelic muse, a solitary fairy, who seeks men to love, and live off of, for the more they are in her power, the more they waste away. The last gift they give her is their writing and poetry. She is immortal and death does not destroy her power. She is ever seeking for the next man to inspire and claim.

  • two salty dogs boothbay harbor
    Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 6:45am

     

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 8:45am

    Imbolc (pronounced EE-Molc) is a Celtic holiday on February 1 commemorating the midway point of winter changing to spring. The Celtic Goddess Brighid transforms from the Crone of winter to the Maiden of spring. After being shut in all winter, this is a celebration of light and of lengthening days.

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 6:45am

    January 31, 7:00 pm

  • Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 12:45pm

    In winter, the ‘Wee Folk,’ Irish fairies, retreat underground. This is the Reindeer Muse, the Queen's own poet. Every day, she alights to a sunny spot to collect the sun and her thoughts for a new verse she'll take back to the Queen and court for the evening. This one-of-a-kind miniature fairy dress is made from dried grass, birch bark and reindeer moss adorned with an applique of birch and dried Hydrangea.

  • Friday, January 12, 2018 - 9:15am

     

    "The Fairy Nurse" is a one-of-a-kind miniature fairy dress I created out of birch bark and brambles in my woods, with just the slightest touch of seedpod fluff adorning her skirt.
  • Join us again on Feb. 25th for Finding Nemo!
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 6:45am

    Jan 21,2018  3:00 pm

  • Tuesday, December 19, 2017 - 7:15am

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    LiftMaster 1/2 HP belt drive opener

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  • Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 9:45am

    This wee Irish fairy is called Sinann, based on legend of the origins of The River Shannon, a river filled by the Otherworld. It was named after a young lady called Sinann, who happened to be the grand-daughter of Lir, god of the sea. She decided to visit Connla’s Well and ate the fruits of the Tree of Knowledge, although she knew it was forbidden. As a result, the waters of the well rose up, carrying her out to sea and drowning her there. So the River Shannon was formed.