Celebrating Andrew Wyeth-100 years

This July marks the centennial anniversary of Andrew Wyeth’s birth. Join us in celebrating one of the greatest artists of the 20th century and his deep ties to coastal Maine! I remember the first time I realized I was meeting Andrew Wyeth. I was on a wharf in Tenants Harbor, Maine, after a long day … Read More

24 Hours on the Coast of Maine

Wondering what to do during your time in Maine? Look no further! The staff at the Inn at Sunrise Point has pulled together the best things to see and do on the Coast of Maine. If you can pull yourself away from our ocean front property follow this itinerary for a truly perfect day in … Read More

Featured Maine Artist: Sarah Orne Jewett

Sarah Orne Jewett (1849-1909) Find your quiet center of life and write from that to the world. –Sarah Orne Jewett Sarah Orne Jewett was an American novelist, short story writer, and poet whose work was truly inspired by the Coast of Maine. Jewett is best known for her use of American literary regionalism – a style … Read More

Maine Lobster Experience

Maine Lobster Experience

Guests at the Inn at Sunrise Point regularly watch local lobstermen pulling lobster traps from the water just beyond our oceanfront lawn. We get many questions about lobstering in Maine here at the Inn so we thought we would blog about this interesting (and delicious) industry in Maine. Did you know that Maine produces 100 million … Read More

Maine Artist of the Week: E.B. White

  E.B. White (1899-1985) I would rather feel bad in Maine, than feel good anywhere else  –E.B. White Elwyn Brooks “E.B.” White was a beloved American writer most known for his children’s books including Stuart Little, Charlotte’s Web, and The Trumpet of the Swan, all of which were influenced by his experience of living on the … Read More