Maine Coast Artist Gallery, 10 Harbor Road, will open its “Inspired by the Earth” show Saturday, Aug. 9, from 4 to 7 p.m. with an artists reception.

This exhibit of trees, rocks, sea and nature features the work of 26 artists and fine craftspeople from Maine and includes paintings by Audrey Bechler, Kat Logan, Jane Herbert, Pam Cabanas, Jean Kigel, Bill Steele, Helen Warner, Gwen Sylvester, Jim Tolles, Zella Walker, Nancy Benner, Angie Blevins and Bill Tomsa; pastels by Anne O'Hara; photography by Jeremy Barnard; sculpture by Pam Joy, Lee Cheever and David Maxcy; pottery by Tim Christensen, Jackie Melissas, Kat Logan, Kimberly Bentley and Nancy Nelson; jewelry by Elaine Able, Glenda Greenberg, Alison Thibeault and Kat Logan; and twig accessories and a Twig Hut Construction on site by Susan Perrine.

The show will be on exhibit for the month of August. The gallery, located in the village, is open Wednesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by appointment. For more information, visit or call Kat Logan at 226-7446.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or