Open Studios


Button Factory 2023 Open Studios

Friday evening preview, December 1st, 5 to 8 PM
Saturday and Sunday, December 2-4 11 AM to 5 PM

Mark your calendar to celebrate the Button Factory Open Studios, the Granddaddy and longest running arts and crafts exhibit in the area.  It is the most eagerly attended holiday art show on the Seacoast year after year.

Only once a year, the Button Factory Open Studios welcomes our community to meet local artists.  Explore their private studios and discover each artist’s creative vision and process.  Take advantage of the opportunity to purchase original, one-of-a-kind, handmade work.  These artists and craftsmen have earned prominence and awards in their fields: painting, photography, printmaking, jewelry, fiber arts, floor cloths, pottery, sculpture, stained glass, handcrafted furniture, custom framing, and handmade garments.  Families, friends, art lovers or the curious are all welcome to wander the halls and discover our latest creative works.

The Friday Preview showcases Button Factory tenants only. On Saturday and Sunday visiting guest artists will be hosted inside some studios.

Downloadable publicity photographs of Button Factory artists’ work are available on request. 

Friday Preview, Tenant Artists Only, December 1, 5 to 8 PM
Saturday and Sunday, Tenants and Guests, December 2-3, 11 AM to 5 PM 

Map and further directions

For additional information, contact:

Jim Buttrick, Building Owner,
Lennie Mullaney, artist,


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