Coastal Fine Art
Alliance of Maine (CFAAM)
Information and Application Form 2018
CFAAM is a non-profit organization founded in order to procure
coastal Maine venues for outdoor art shows. Our intent is to
create a traveling art gallery that displays high quality fine
art by Maine artists not typically found in non-juried shows.
We will invite artists who exhibit not only a notable professionalism
in their media but are also actively committed to exhibiting
and marketing their work. All applicants will be considered for
their uniqueness of expression and handling of their particular
medium. We will seek out a balanced variety of mediums in any
The show is limited to residents with Maine addresses.
Artists cannot display any of the following:
· imported work
· photographs or photographic work of any kind
· laser prints
· crafts or craftwork -type items
· items on sale
· books and /or cards
Original works of art
All artwork must have its origination by the hand of the artist.
· original lithographs
· wood-cuts and engravings
· Artists shall be limited up to 10 reproductions that
may be presented both framed and unframed.
· All reproductions must be identified as REPRODUCTION
and the type of reproductions such as:
- off-set lithographs
- No Laser Prints
1. Artists will not display nudes as CFAAM shows are in family-
2. Artists must be present at their booth for the duration of
the show hours.
3. Artists must have a Maine Sales and Use Tax number available
4. Artists must have a white exhibiting tent designed to fit
in a 10 x10 space . More space will be provided whenever
possible. Please respect your neighbors by not spreading out
into other peoples spaces and walkways.
5. Artists must have covered panels on which they hang their
6. Smoking in and around booths is prohibited.
7. Where applicable, all vehicles must be removed from the show
area 15 minutes prior to the show opening. All artists must be
picked up and show ready by the start of the show so please plan
your arrival and set up accordingly
8. All pets must be leashed and tethered at all times.
· Co-Directors: Tim and Thea Flannagan 989-4655
Levenseller Rd. Holden, Maine 04429
· Treasurer: Kaitlyn Metcalf
· Secretary: Kathleen Buchanan
· Media & Show Coordinator: Christine Sullivan
for CFAAM shows 2017
for CFAAM shows must be received by April 25
Date and locations of CFFAM shows
July 28 & 29, 2018 Southwest Harbor
times: Saturday, 9:00 - 5:00 and Sunday, 10:00 - 5:00
check for space fee is April 25)
August 11 & 12 - Southwest Harbor
Show times: Saturday,
9:00 - 5:00 and Sunday, 10:00 - 5:00
for space fee is May 26)
September 15 & 16 - Bar Harbor
Show times: Saturday,
9:00 - 5:00 and Sunday, 10:00 - 4:00
for space fee is June 23)
All Shows have 35 Spaces and a space fee of $135.00
All Completed Applications must include:
1. A $15.00 application
fee PER show dated for immediate deposit (If applying for more
than one show, application fees can be combined into one check).
2. A separate
post-dated check for space fee. (Refer to dates above)
3. All checks
are payable to CFAAM. There will be a $25.00 fee for all returned
who have not participated in a CFAAM show in the past two years
must include four photos/slides or computer print outs of their
work, one of their display booth and a brief resume` of their
art background, including a listing of galleries, exhibits, honors,
etc. Also, your smallest size/price, Medium size/price and your
2. Those artists
who are sending photos/slides MUST include sufficient postage
to return the items. If you are applying for more than one show,
one self-addressed stamped envelope is sufficient.
3. Every applicant
MUST include a self-addressed stamped envelope.
· Incomplete applications
and those received after the deadline will not be considered.
· Exhibitors agree to
abide by all rules and regulations of CFAAM, the town of Southwest
Harbor, and the Chamber of Commerce. CFAAM, the towns, or the
chamber are not to be held responsible for any loss, damage or
FOR CFAAM ART SHOWS 2018
Click here to view and print a PDF version of
Send Applications to:
T. Flanagan, 379 Levenseller Road, Holden Me. 04429
(For more Information call anytime until 4:30 pm 207-989-4655)
PLEASE INDICATE WHICH SHOWS
YOU ARE APPLYING FOR:
July 28 & 29 Southwest Harbor ______
August 11 & 12 Southwest Harbor _______
September 15 & 16 Bar Harbor _______
Please check (x) that you have included the following:
_____$15.00 Application fee per show (a separate check dated
for immediate deposit.
_____$135.00 postdated check space fee (April 25, May 26 and
_____Four photos of work, one of display and resumé (if
_____Self Addressed Stamped Envelope with sufficient postage.
SASE, no information will be sent)
are payable to CFAAM
will once again be advertising in the Maine studio flash gallery
guide. If you are interested in participating, please make a
note at the bottom of your application. Of those who respond,
we will be choosing six artists, and the additional cost will
be $100 per artist.