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Symbiosis: Creative Exchange

Symbiosis Creative Exchange<br>Between Kate and Jonathan Mess

Between Kate & Jonathan Mess

Artist couple Kate & Jonathan Mess present Symbiosis, an exploration of the similarities and differences in their work and the way their practices intertwine. Though their studio endeavors have been closely linked since they met in graduate school in 2006, this is the couple's first dual exhibition.

"The Messes represent the best of contemporary art and craft here in Maine," says CMCA Executive Director and Chief Curator Suzette McAvoy. "[They are] living a full professional and family life and making work they believe in." - Down East Magazine, July 2017

The exhibit will feature their newest works and be on view from July 22 to September 3, 2017. An opening reception for the public will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2017.

To view a sampling of their current works, please click here. To read Down East Magazine's feature "Making Art, Making a Life" by Edgar Allen Beem, please click here.

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  • Yoga at The Good Supply

    A Journey Into the 8 Limbs of Yoga

    Pemaquid, ME —The Good Supply is offering a series of yoga classes that will explore the “8 Limbs of Yoga” beginning the week of September 21 and ending the week of November 2. The public is invited to drop in on classes during scheduled times at The Good Supply’s yoga studio located behind its post and beam storefront.

    Pemaquid Maine Yoga at The Good Supply

    Certified instructor Adam Weatherford will lead classes that incorporate discussion into sequences of traditional yoga poses. Initiating and ending classes with conversation is meant to build a feeling of togetherness, which students can take with them when they leave the studio. The “8 Limbs of Yoga” consist of the don’ts of life, the do’s of self, breath work, physical poses, meditation, steadiness of mind, and enlightenment.

    Each class will be driven organically by participants’ own perspectives and experiences and paired with a physical practice. The style that will be used is a ladder vinyasa that will build up to a peak pose and flow into meditation.

    Weekly Yoga Schedule at The Good Supply

    Pricing will be affordable and cost $6.00 per one-hour session or $20.00 for a weekly pass. The schedule for classes will be Wednesday 6:45pm—7:45pm, Thursday 9:00am—10:00am and 5:30pm—6:30pm, Friday 5:30am—6:30am, and Sunday 3:00pm—4:00pm. Students should bring a water bottle, yoga mat, and towel. If necessary, the venue has a limited supply to lend.

    The Good Supply, a small business known for promoting the work of local artisans, is open through October 16. Weatherford’s weekly classes will extend through November 6. The classes are designed to strengthen participants as individuals and as a community. All levels of experience and ability are encouraged to attend.

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    Yoga at The Good Supply
    About Adam Weatherford

    Adam experienced his first yoga class 12 years ago and has practiced all over the US, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Belize. He achieved his 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher Certification under the direction of the Devotional School of Yoga, which focuses not only on physical poses but encourages students to explore attributes of the practice that go beyond the mat.

    With a background in sports nutrition, substance abuse counseling, wildlife conservation, and behavioral therapies, Adam brings a holistic self-approach to the physical asana, which is the sanskrit word for pose. He hopes his involvement with The Good Supply will strengthen its mission to “cultivate community.”

  • Whale of a Good Time: Eco-Art & Ocean Consciousness

    Whale of a Good Time Eco-Art and Ocean Consciousness Cindy Pease Roe


    Whale of a Good Time
    Eco-Art & Ocean Consciousness

    Pemaquid, ME —An exhibition of handmade whale sculptures made from repurposed lobster rope and marine debris and built by nautical artist Cindy Pease Roe will be on display through August 21 at The Good Supply in Pemaquid. The public is invited to join the artist at a reception to be held from 5:30pm—7:30pm on Saturday, July 23 at The Good Supply’s post and beam storefront.

    The Good Supply is thrilled to celebrate the achievements of a talented artist. Roe’s whimsical art depicts whales because of their size. To her, they symbolize a big need for clean-up. Spreading the word about ocean consciousness is the motive that drives her advocacy tour, which has included workshops for students as far away as China.

    As an extra treat, ocean lovers will delight in a video installation showcasing NOAA research from the Mariana Trench—the world’s deepest part of the ocean located in the western Pacific Ocean. Karl McLetchie, co-proprietor of The Good Supply, also works as an ocean engineer for the Global Foundation for Ocean Exploration. This video installation represents his latest work.

    There will also be information tables from the Rozalia Project for a Clean Ocean, a nonprofit organization based in Kittery that helped Roe source her materials; the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center; Boothbay’s Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences; and Ocean’s Wide, an organization that gives high school-aged students insight into the world of ocean exploration.

    The Good Supply, a small business known for promoting the work of local artisans, is open for the summer season. Roe’s whales will be on view and for sale from July 23 through August 21. The exhibit is designed to intrigue and delight. Ocean fanatics, their families, marine science buffs, and children will be particularly interested in the show.

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    Whale of a Good Time Cindy Pease Roe UpSculpt Art Exhibit

    About Cindy Pease Roe

    A career artist and recent participant in a U.S. State Department tour, Cindy Pease Roe is taking on the role of ocean educator in midcoast Maine. Pairing with the Rozalia Project for a Clean Ocean, a nonprofit organization based in Kittery, Roe has collected materials from Maine’s shoreline for her sculpture. She says, “Expect a lot of lobster rope.”

    Roe plans on offering two ‘UpSculpt’ workshops in which trash is turned into artful treasure to coincide with the opening of her art exhibit. The first workshop is to be held at The Ocean Point Marina in East Boothbay on July 23 from 10am–1pm and the second will be in the garden of Granite Hall Store in Round Pond on July 24 from 1pm–4pm.

  • The Good Supply Hosts Pop-up Art Exhibit - Arts & Recreation: Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes


    Pemaquid, ME (July 17, 2015) An exhibition of new art work by Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes will be on display for a two-week exhibit at The Good Supply in Pemaquid. The public is invited to join the artists at a reception from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, at The Good Supply’s post and beam storefront.

    The Good Supply Midcoast Maine Community Event Arts and Recreation Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes

    The title of the show: Arts and Recreation is a play on words meant to reflect the subject matter of Ives’s colorful oil paintings and the recycling process shared by Rizzio and Haynes to create their respective mixed media collages and acrylic on reclaimed material paintings.

    Ives, a Damariscotta resident creates oil paintings inspired by outdoor adventures local and statewide. Arts & Recreation features a selection of her 4 x 4 inch “207 Paintings" appropriately named for the state's area code. Swimmers, paddlers, hikers, and other outdoor adventurers are captured in jewel-like moments. A selection of larger paintings will also be on view. Ives exhibits regularly with Gleason Fine Art in Boothbay Harbor and offers color theory classes through the Farsnworth Art Museum. In conjunction with this exhibit, Ives will host two color theory classes at The Good Supply on August 6 and August 9.

    The Good Supply Midcoast Maine Community Event Arts and Recreation Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes

    Born and raised in Blue Hill and now living in Camden, Rizzio received her MFA from SUNY Purchase and returned home to pursue a life of art. Her current work uses a wide range of mediums—vintage ephemera, found objects, repurposed frames—that embrace the passage of time and the beauty of physical objects in a screen obsessed era. Arts & Recreation will include various size assemblage pieces and a series of unique postcard collages. Rizzio exhibits at Turtle Gallery in Blue Hill and at The Maine Farmland Trust Gallery in Belfast.

    The Good Supply Midcoast Maine Community Event Arts and Recreation Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes

    Haynes studied fine art at St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York in part because of the university’s access to the Adirondacks. Currently based in Belfast, his love of nature continues to fuel his endeavors both personal and professional. Painting in acrylic on reclaimed wood and metal, his style is dynamic and modernist. His work is concerned with re-creating structure on material that is fractured and cobbled together. He gives care to honor signs of reclaimed materials’ origins—identifying wear not as blemishes but as stories worth expressing.

    The Good Supply Midcoast Maine Community Event Arts and Recreation Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes

    Ives and Rizzio have collaborated on pop-up events and exhibitions before, and this will be their first time inviting Haynes into the fold. The Good Supply, an up-and-coming rustic boutique, housed in a recently restored 150-year old barn in Pemaquid, is known for its utilitarian work from Maine artisans. This pop-up event marks the store's second 2D art celebration.  

    The Good Supply Midcoast Maine Community Event Arts and Recreation Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes

    Arts & Recreation: Jessica Ives, Margaret Rizzio, and Grant Haynes will be on exhibit at The Good Supply from Thursday, July 23 - Sunday, August 9, with an opening reception on Saturday, July 25 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. Art is available for purchase. 

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