New Work by Faculty in the Messler Gallery 06/15 - 09/12

Written by Heide Martin on .

Our annual New Work by Faculty is currently on display in the Messler Gallery. This show provides an excellent opportunity to view the talents and skills of our instructors. This is a diverse show that includes work by 27 craftspeople in the fields of furniture, wood turning, marquetry, painting, and carving. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 9-5, and Saturday 10-4, and the show will be on display through September 12th.


Scroll through for a few images and details of the show, or visit our gallery page for a full set of images.


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Detail of Lichen Cabinet by Shannon Bowser.


Flute, by Garrett Hack, and Acer-Whelm by David Upfill-Brown.


Detail of Acer-Whelm.


Penobscot, Northwoods, and Ottertail Paddles by Ken Wise (photo by Mark Juliana).

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10 by Mark Gardner.


Detail of Affinity by Tom Kealy, and Stitched Box Elder by Jerry Kermode.


JV Spoon Sculpture, by Joshua Vogel.

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End of the Day, by Chris Pye.



Eat Your Leafy Greens, by Jaques Vesery.

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Velocity, by Owain Harris.

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International exhibitors include: Adrian Ferrazzutti (Canada), Tom Kealy (England), Aled Lewis (Wales), Chris Pye (England), and David Upfill-Brown (Australia).

Exhibitors from across the U.S. include: Shannon Bowser (Brooklyn, NY), Jonathan Brower (Newport, RI), Mark Gardner (Saluda, NC), Garrett Hack (Thetford Center, VT), Reed Hansuld (Brooklyn, NY), Owain Harris (Center Barnstead, NH), Beth Ireland (St. Petersburg, FL), Clark Kellogg (Houston, TX), Jerry Kermode (Sebastapol, CA), Mike Korsak (Pittsburgh, PA), Kristin LeVier (Moscow, ID), and Joshua Vogel (Kingston, NY).

Participants from Maine include: Linden Frederick (Belfast), Mark Juliana (Rockland), Jim Macdonald (Burnham), Mason McBrien (Union), Michaela Crie Stone (Rockport), Tim Rousseau (Appleton), Jacques Vesery (Damariscotta), and Ken Wise (Brunswick).