29 County artists receive micro grants from Aroostook Creative Network

Prey, an oil painting by Sarah Smith of Houlton PRESQUE ISLE, Maine—The Aroostook Creative Network Micro-Grant Program recently awarded micro-grants up to $1,000 maximum to 29 artists who live and work in Aroostook County, Maine. Grantees are: Elizabeth Allen, Silver Ridge (Pottery); Bernadette Anderson, Houlton (Ink and Digital); Morgain Bailey, Presque Isle (Photography and Painting); Susan Beaulier, Ashland (Enameled Metal […]

Wintergreen receives grant from Maine Community Foundation

Presque Isle, Maine—Wintergreen Arts Center recently received a $7,273 grant from the Maine Community Foundation for general support to provide quality, affordable arts programming in Aroostook County. This grant is made in part from the Aroostook County Fund of the Maine Community Foundation at the recommendation of the Aroostook County Committee Advisors. “We are extremely grateful for everyone at the […]