SEASIDE GALLERY

Now featuring The Artful Living Decor Collection

SEASIDE SUITES

Short-Term Year Round Getaways

The Commons is a women-owned business in Eastport which opened in 2004 — on the Downeast Coast of Maine. Collectively our Partners are known locally as “The Women of The Commons.” Our vision is offering Artful Living Creations and Experiences© through our Water Street Artisan Shop, our new Online Artisan Shop, Year-Round Rental Suites, and Seaside Gallery. We are a proud part of Eastport's Downtown Historic District and Working Waterfront.

Learn more about The Commons and Enjoy and Explore the Area of Eastport and Downeast Maine.

A collection inspired by Aquamarine – a color of spring — and symbolizing the sea.

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Maine-made pieces handcrafted to bring beauty and functionality into your kitchen. Enjoy!

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Great Spring & Summer Jewelry

Great as a gift! Great on you!

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We are pleased and proud to begin what will be a growing collection of Tribal Art created by Passamaquoddy Tribal artists.

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Seaside Gallery

The Seaside Gallery is currently presenting the Artful Living Collection that includes the work of Marcia Crumley, John CashoreAlanna Baird and Renate Caraballo.

Seaside Suites

BOOK YOUR STAY IN OUR YEAR-ROUND SUITES

Take in the first sunrise and moonrise over Passamaquoddy Bay in our suites Water’s Edge and Tide Watcher. Enjoy the muffled morning sounds of fishing boats leaving the harbor, watch seals and loons, and enjoy a restful night’s sleep. Read more about our casual upscale rental suites. 

AWARDS FOR THE COMMONS

Visionary Partner Award

Maine Office of Tourism Director’s Award
for Tourism Excellence and “Being a spark that ignited the economic revival in Eastport”

Editor’s Choice, Named a “Destination Gallery”

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