The Rockport Fine Craft Show is returning to the Samoset Resort, 22 Warrenton St., for its fourth edition Saturday, Aug. 13, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, Aug. 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The show is an invitational whose 41 craftsmen are some of the best in the country; many have exhibited in the Smithsonian and Philadelphia Museums craft shows. Exhibitors are chosen for a full range of affordability and diverse products such as carpets, pottery, cutlery, clothing, jewelry, wall art, quilts, furniture, lighting and more.

The venue is air-conditioned for a comfortable shopping experience. Admission is $6, free for those younger than 16. To preview work by this year’s exhibitors, visit

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