Sweet hostess gifts handmade by resident woodworker David LaValle. These pieces are ready to be packed away for your next car, ferry or plane ride to your next excursion. Pop by the shop Thursday - Saturday we are open 11 - 6 we will hook you up with the sweetest pieces for all gift giving needs! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
#wood #motherofpearlknife #cheeseknife #summerpicknickinmaine #gift #cuttingboard #davidlavalle
We have two of these fabulous lamps in the shop by artist @share.studios. After an early spring trip abroad we came home with some gorgeous currency, great place to stash a reminder of our trip.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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We are dog people round these parts. Many days you’ll find our shop dog Pepper poking around, making friends with each new visitor of our shop. These cards pretty much sum up our sense of humor. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
#dogs #cardsarethebest #funnycards #kot #kotcraft #greetingcards #maine #ellsworthmaine #mainstreet #statestreet #thewaylifeshouldbe
Paper pot presses are the perfect way to recycle old newspapers and grow new plants, flowers and trees. These we sourced this past winter when this weather was a far off reality. Stop in the shop Thursday - Saturday 11 - 6 for fun tools and supplies.
Featured artist of the week, @heatherguiderojewelry we are happy she has returned for another season with @KōT craft. New this year small sweet pops of color on oxidized silver. Striking contrast to any summer whites!
Our first Guest Artist Appearance of the season Maru Lopez on July 6th noon to 6:00pm! We hope you will join us to hear about this artists journey to a life of creativity - the root of her inspiration and how she found Ellsworth all the way from 🇵🇷Puerto Rico! We are beyond excited to meet @marugenia2 after all these years on Instagram! Have a great time @haystack_school we eagerly await your arrival, safe flight!
We had a visit /collection drop off from the ever talented @gwilliamson. Her polymer clay work is flawless in execution and an effortless accessory any day of the year. Genevieve admitted that a few years back she stopped in our last location, looked around and immediately fell in love with our shop. We gotta say, we fell in love with her work at first instaglance - the admiration is mutual!
Come see us tomorrow, we are open for the week!
We carry a full line of smelly things perfect for sprucing up your mood after a long day at the office or clearing the energy during this past crazy full moon we had. Stop by the shop on Thursday 11 - 6 we will be refreshed and ready to share all our winter scavenging finds with you! Thanks to the ever fablous @pegbecks for the snap, give her eye a follow if you don’t already!
Fruit bowls from @virginiasin__ are in! We are in love with this entire collection! Pop in for a visit Thursday - Saturday 11-6 we are open!
New work in by @addiepeetdesign floorcloths to spruce up any place in your house both gorgeous and functional! If you have one in your house comment below, take a photo- tag us in your post. We love seeing them in their new homes. While your at it tag Addie, give her some love!
Inspired by antique feedsacks and ticking fabrics artist @loominationstudio has created a minimalist look for any table. These are hand woven from 100% cotton and ready for everyday use. This weeks shop update coming soon, that’s what Sunday’s are for.
We are beyond excited to have new work by @pie.love.you in the shop. These illustrations are so on point with our version of summer. Can’t you just Taste a Maine summer? These prints are available framed and unframed. Stop by the shop to see these in person Thursday - Saturday 11 - 6
Lets continue this wood theme with balsa wood flyers by @taitdesignco we love these! Velcro closure cardboard carry case in three colors - green, black or red! Great fun for kids of all ages! We will be launching an online shop update later this week or you could pop into our shop Thurs - Sat 11 to 6 to fly one of these sweet old-time toys yourself.
Just in time for spring gardening-seed markers & savers! We have a whole section of the shop dedicated to all your gardening needs. online shop update coming soon! Brick and mortar open Thursday - Saturday 11 - 6.
Back in the shop @pegandawl desk caddy! We just love these so much, have them in every size. @blackwing Sharpeners and last but never least drafting brush by the ever talented @hannahbquinn ! Be 🐝 on the lookout for our online shop update!
We are open! 11-6
We are busting at the seams with new inventory this season! Join us Saturday, June 1 for our reopening 2.0 we are beyond excited to show you around! Textiles by @loominationstudio she’s been a staple around these parts!
Little reshare action here, thank you @karinaksteele (if you don’t follow her you should)for the visual diary of your garden and lovely wood work! KōT opens in 3 days (June 1) join us for our 2.0 big reveal! We can’t wait to share all the handcrafted objects we have been harvesting from around the country. Visit us Saturday 11 - 6 on State Street in Downtown Ellsworth!
Part of our KōT 2.0 - guest artist appearances! We start the season off with @marugenia2 first weekend in July. She will be here in Maine for a Haystack residency then join us for a trunk show. Maru has quite the following here in rural Maine, our community can’t wait to meet you! #marulopezjewelry #resin #resinjewelry #contemporaryjewelry #california