Affordable Art for the Holidays

Posted Nov. 21, 2012, at 2:19 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Location: Constellation Gallery, 511 Congress St., Portland, Maine

For more information: David Marshall; 207 - 409 6617;

Affordable Fine Arts & Crafts on Exhibit at Constellation Gallery

Portland ME – The focus falls to affordable art for gift giving at Constellation Gallery, 511 Congress St., Portland beginning November 23rd and running through the holidays to January 16th. Artists will exhibit not only paintings, but also limited edition prints and a variety of crafts. “The Art for the Holidays: Gifts that Give Forever” will kick off with a First Friday reception on December 7th from 5:30 to 8 pm. The gallery will also be participating in the many events produced by the Portland Downtown District, including Saturday, December 1st Shop for a Cause Day. Constellation Gallery will donate 5% of sales for this day to help support Junior Achievement of Maine.

Member artists include Anastasia Weigle, Angel Cray, Ann Tracy, Anthony S Marino, Carol Santora, Chris Reed, David Marshall, Diana Ellis, Frank Gruber, Jan Snyder, Jeannette Ross, Joanne Fitzpatrick, Jos Ruks, Kathleen Daughan, Kifah Abdulla, Kyler Henningsen, Nabintu (Whitley Newman), Robin Farrin, Sarah Haywood, Saul Fontenot-Amedee & Tatia DiChiara.

The mission of the Maine Artist Collective is to connect the public with Maine artists and support development by providing exhibition and studio space, education, and professional workshops.

For more information:

David Marshall 207-409-6617

Constellation Gallery, 511 Congress St., Portland ME 04101.