We’d Love Your Feedback

We’ve all been quite busy the past few months with family, work, art studios, and all the things that keep a person busy. With warm weather comes the question of whether nice weather brings people out to galleries and shows, or distracts them with other things to do. We’re always trying to figure out what [...]

Merrimack Valley Artisans 2016 Fine Art and Craft Show and Sale

Community members are invited to attend the Merrimack Valley Artisans Annual Show and Sale, Friday, Oct. 14 through Friday, Oct. 21, taking place at the Wild Salamander Creative Arts Center, 30 Ash Street, Hollis, New Hampshire. The nine artist members of the Merrimack Valley Artisans will exhibit their original work, including: nature photography; sterling and [...]

Visit Us at Sunapee


Several of our artists will be at the League of NH Craftsmen’s 80th Annual Craftsmen’s Fair in Sunapee NH from August 3-11. This nine-day event is a fantastic place to see not only your favorite local artisans but peruse over 200 booths. MVA artists Tarja Cockell, Ritva Ojanen, Betsy Keeney, and Paula Barry will be [...]

Something Old Something New

This year, after wrangling with a tough economy, we have chosen to regroup and reinvigorate ourselves. We are returning to our roots in the local artisan community by recruiting new members and reaching out by speaking and demonstrating our work in local events. We are also creating a new online presence, with a blog that [...]