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(KoT) Contemporary Functional Craft

192 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1961
+1 207-479-5011
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Amazing little gallery

Stumbled upon this gallery filled with the beautiful work of local Maine, and other U.S. artisans... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2017
lgolfmittens
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Prior Lake, Minnesota
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Nicely-currated shop in Ellsworth

I'd been following this gallery on Instagram for a while. Lots of intriguing items. We visited on a... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2017
MarkInLamoine
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(KoT) is a contemporary craft shop focusing on items handmade from around the United States. Each artists story is told through their collections of functional work.
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Oct 20, 2017
“Amazing little gallery”
Apr 27, 2017
“Nicely-currated shop in Ellsworth”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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192 Main St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1961
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this gallery filled with the beautiful work of local Maine, and other U.S. artisans. The works are unique, interesting, and reasonably priced. The proprietor is very knowledgeable of the artisans and their works, and helpful, without being intrusive. She was interested in where...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

I'd been following this gallery on Instagram for a while. Lots of intriguing items. We visited on a gray afternoon, this was a high point. Came away with some cute items (including a poster of the MDI subway system...I just couldn't resist). If you looking...More

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Cara L, Owner at (KoT) Contemporary Functional Craft, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2017

Thank you so much for your review and praise of our little shop. Visitors like you make this shop come alive. Endless thanks!

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Reviewed July 9, 2016

This shop was staffed by an obnoxious woman telling tall tales to the patrons. If you have money to burn feel free to stop in here. It is unfortunate, because many of the items for sale were lovely. There is no need to embellish facts...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2016

As soon as I stepped into this lovely boutique, you see Maine's best artists! KOT is one of the top curated shops in the state and I always go home with at least one Maine made gift! I know that every time I visit, I...More

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Cara L, Manager at (KoT) Contemporary Functional Craft, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Thank you so much for your review of our shop. We hope to see you this summer in downtown Ellsworth!

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Reviewed November 16, 2015

I have visited here a number of times and each trip I find that the KoT Gallery of Functional Craft is featuring a better and better selection of artistic and enduring craft pieces. From dramatic jewelry to useful items there is something or everyone in...More

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Cara L, Owner at (KoT) Contemporary Functional Craft, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Thank you so much for telling a piece of our story, we just love our Free Masons hall building and spot on Main Street! Please come again!!

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Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

Such a wonderful gallery. The highest quality artesian craft unlike many of the other galleries around. High quality yet approachable prices. Unique finds you can't find anywhere else. It is hard not to go home with a gift for everyone.

Thank Nicole K
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Cara L, Owner at (KoT) Contemporary Functional Craft, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

Thank you for the complement about our level of quality pieces in the shop. We love what we do and we hope it shines through in our presentation both on the web and in our store!

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