Whale You Be Mine?

Whale You Be Mine?

We are super proud of our Portland store team! This Valentine’s window is so clever and creative and our hearts burst just like a whale’s spout! Whale you be Mine? This window features many Maine made items including -a whale made from barn wood -nail art...
Wooden Snowflake Ornaments

Wooden Snowflake Ornaments

When you hear wooden snowflake ornaments, do you think of an orchard? I didn’t think so. You may have heard of Dole’s Orchard in Limington, Maine because of their awesome pick-your-own-fruit business. But did you know that they specialize in box making,...
Custom 2017 Ornaments

Custom 2017 Ornaments

It has been two weeks since Christmas day so hopefully everyone who purchased one of these Custom 2017 Ornaments by Beth Doan – Maine Artist has given it to the recipient. Because I just can’t wait any longer to share the images of a few of the ornaments...
Email Reviews from 2017

Email Reviews from 2017

With today’s blizzard I got to spend some time cleaning out my email inbox from crazy December and couldn’t help but share. We love hearing from our customers AND our artisans…. here’s just a few of the lovely comments we received over the past...
Nancy’s Bags Wallet for Martha

Nancy’s Bags Wallet for Martha

Recently we had a customer who was passing through the Portland Jetport on her way out of Maine reach out because she saw our kiosk display in the terminal. In the display was a Nancy’s Bags Wallet that we carry that is personally used by a Lisa-Marie’s...

Some Useful Links for You to Get Started

It seems like you’re running a default WordPress website. Here are a few useful links to get you started: Migration How to use WordPress Migrator Plugin? Migrate WordPress from Siteground to Cloudways Migrate WordPress from GoDaddy to Cloudways General How do I take...
Love Letter to Lisa-Marie on Mother’s Day

Love Letter to Lisa-Marie on Mother’s Day

Dear Lisa-Marie AKA Mom, Every day you have always put others first. Your siblings, your parents, my dad, Dad’s parents, me, and my brother have always felt your love and support. You amaze me with your seemingly unending ability to make the people in your life...
Bath Gets New Counters

Bath Gets New Counters

Whenever possible, Lisa-Marie finds display pieces and store fixtures from stores that are closing and other artists that are selling pieces they aren’t using more. After many years of use in the Bath location, it was time to move the cash counter and get some...
Lisa-Marie & Andy’s Whirlwind Inventory Pickup

Lisa-Marie & Andy’s Whirlwind Inventory Pickup

This week, Lisa-Marie took a day and added a some miles to the van driving all over Maine meeting with some of our artisans and craftsmen to pick up some new inventory to kick off Spring. The first stop was for the biggest boxes with North Country Wind Bells. Next...
BIW Gift Baskets!

BIW Gift Baskets!

We had a great time last week working with a return customer who hand selected items to put be put into five different gift baskets to be given to people working on the Christening at BIW. Featuring Garden Fresh Design Blueberry Towel Chocolate Covered Blueberries...
New England Made Trade Show 2017

New England Made Trade Show 2017

We had an awesome time at the New England Made Trade Show catching up with old friends and making some new ones! Catching up with Julie of Earth Angel Arts Discovering the new items Doles Orchard had to offer Baltic By Design had a new cribbage board that had all of...