A statewide crafts organization is now accepting applications for membership from professional craftspeople of Maine.
Membership in DIRECTIONS: Maine Crafts Guild, headquartered in Portland, requires a completed application form, fee, six to 10 slides of current work and a resume of work and educational training or experience related to the craft. Applicants will be asked to provide five samples of current work for jurying.
The criteria used in reviewing a candidate’s work include originality and individuality of work, excellence of design, skill in execution, attention to detail and quality of skills and coherence in the range of work, as well as evidence of professionalism.
Membership information packets are available by writing to DIRECTIONS, c/o Candace Jackman, RR 2 Box 4390, Fayette 04349 or by calling 897-4261.