To celebrate World Poetry Day-today-free coffee in exchange for a poem

Article first appeared in Maine Insights: Free coffee in exchange for a poem to celebrate World Poetry Day-today! By Ramona du Houx To mark World Poetry Day, more than a thousand coffee establishments around the world will use poetry as their currency this March 21st. Although, the idea hasn’t caught on in Maine, maybe nextContinue reading “To celebrate World Poetry Day-today-free coffee in exchange for a poem”

America is always on the move, the exhibit at the Constellation Gallery reflects our independent spirit

This article first appeared on Maine Insights, by Morgan Rogers The Constellation Gallery, home of the Maine Artists Collective, is pleased to announce their Movement exhibit for July. America is a forever-changing nation– always on the move, this exhibit reflects the country’s independent spirit. The exhibit will have works from 11 different artists on display,Continue reading “America is always on the move, the exhibit at the Constellation Gallery reflects our independent spirit”

Maine’s First Paint and Wine Bar coming to Portland

The following article appeared in Maine Insights. For many the thought of recreating Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” could be daunting. Vanessa Leigh says it’s entirely achievable. She is co-founder of Muse Paintbar, soon to open in downtown Portland. Part art instruction studio, part wine bar, MUSE, is Maine’s first paint & wine bar, and itContinue reading “Maine’s First Paint and Wine Bar coming to Portland”

Public relations firm, INSIGHTS, great for artists and writers

INSIGHTS can help artists & writers with public relations— There are so many artists and writers in Maine that don’t receive the attention they should have. For many creative people in the state finding a way to gain more exposure to a wider audience is still dependent upon being able to garner the attention ofContinue reading “Public relations firm, INSIGHTS, great for artists and writers”

Maine Insights – a statewide inclusive and progressive newsmagazine

Maine Insights — Statewide newsmagazine Maine Insights hopes to inspire people to become actively involved their communities and state politics by highlighting the work people in Maine are doing to make a difference in the lives and livelyhoods of Mainers. The publication highlights the positive areas of Maine’s economy that are growing with reports onContinue reading “Maine Insights – a statewide inclusive and progressive newsmagazine”

New websiteblog to highlight Maine artists and writers

The following article appeared in Maine Insights by Morgan Rogers In order to highlight artists and writers with Maine connections Ramona du Houx has created a new website/blog, INSIGHTS. For many creative people in the state finding a way to gain more exposure to a wider audience is still dependent upon being able to garnerContinue reading “New websiteblog to highlight Maine artists and writers”