2019 Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market
Join us for the Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market on December 14, 2019 at the Hudson Museum University of Maine in Orono, Maine. This is the largest holiday gathering of Maine Indian artists in New England featuring members of the Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance who have received national awards and new artists representing the next generation of weavers.
50+ established, national award-winning artists (including winners of the prestigious “Best of Show” award at Santa Fe Indian Market and the Heard Museum show as well as two makers who are National Endowment for the Arts Heritage Fellows).and new, upcoming makers from Maine’s Maliseet, Micmac, Passamaquoddy, and Penobscot nations will attend.
Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market
Enjoy a day showcasing one-of-a kind art forms, demonstrations, storytelling, traditional music, drumming, and dancing with members of the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Micmac, and Maliseet nations. The Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market features something for everyone!
FREE and open to the public | 9:00am – 3:00pm!
Schedule of Events
10:00 am Welcome Ceremony
10:30 am Traditional Penobscot Songs
11:00 am Brown Ash Pounding Demonstration
12:00 pm Baslet Demonstration, Donna Sanipass (Micmac)
12:30 pm Drumming & Singing, Chris Sockalexis (Penobscot)
1:00 pm Fashion Show
2:00 pm Burnurwurbskek Singers
3:00 pm Raffle Drawing
Hudson Museum University of Maine
2 Flagstaff Road
Orono, ME 04469
For More Information:
Gretchen Faulkner, director, Hudson Museum: 207-581-1904 firstname.lastname@example.org
Mark your calendar today so you don’t miss the next Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market in December at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono, Maine.
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