Dave and Sandy Marrett of Works of Heart in Caribou are setting up in the Maine State Building selling Maine made products - including our calendars and DVD's. Many thanks to them for exhibiting the work of so many Maine artists and crafts people at this event. Please visit their exhibit if you are down there! The Big E runs from September 12th - 28th in West Springfield, Massachusetts.
Brenda Nasberg Jepson graduated with a degree in Journalism from the University of Maine (UMO) in 1974 before emigrating to Europe where she lived for fourteen years. There she learned the craft of television production, training under a BBC producer/director for four years, and then owned and ran her own award winning production company in London for five years
Productions Jepson has directed and produced for PBS include "The Copper Kettle, A Maine Chance For Scotland, Homecoming, A Bowdoin Expedition, Stans A Jewel In The Crown Of Maine, The Coming Of The Swedes, Dont Fence Me In, and Tater Raisin Folk
Alan Jepson has a degree in entomology from UMO, and he worked in forestry for eleven years before training and joining his wife in the production of television programs for Maine PBS, which he has done since 2000.
Their company, Crown Of Maine Productions, Inc., also produces commercials, training videos and promotional videos on digital formats for a variety of clients such as the Institute for Global Ethics, Maine International Trade Center, Aroostook Medical Center and Aroostook Tourism.