Affordable Gifts of Art11/27/2012
Hours: 9am - 4pm
Location: Gallery Calaveras, at 22 Main Street in San Andreas
Contact: Calaveras Arts Council
You don't have to drive great distances to shopping malls. Shop local. Unlike on-line shopping, you can touch and see the items you're buying. They are made in Calaveras by locals you may know. Artists have painstakingly put their hearts into each creation. What more could you want? Arts Council members receive a 10% discount off their purchases. The Calaveras Visitors Bureau VIP discount is also available.
From small paintings to ceramic garden plaques to artsy cards, the variety of affordable art is endless. Among the items are original watercolors, oil and acrylic paintings , photographs, ceramic vases and sculpture, jewelry, candles, fabric purses, painted scarves and fabric bolas, diachronic glass, ornaments, CD's, books, gallery gift certificates, tickets for Holiday Home Concert, Ovations Performing Arts Series 2013, and fun-fundraising dinner and auction, Chairs for Charity, boxed cards, personal and home products, and so much more.
Some of the visual artists participating in the holiday boutique are: Judy Morgan, Ruth Morrow, Paul Neal, Ann Nancy Macomber, Bambi Papais, Sonya Ziegler, Libby Fife, Margaret Roberts, Pagent Fink, Miles Fink, Judie Cain Papais,, Andrea Broglio, Pat Miltimore, Janet Trinkle, Sharon Mejia, Cate Culver, Helen Scofield, Kim Barrington, Shay Baker, Martha Wallace, Claudia Schwalm, Barbara Gillespie, Susie Hoffman, Ty Childress, Pete Kelly, Lori Kelly, Amy Kelly, Lynn M Lynn, Skip Saterlee, Kathy Martinez, Robert Atkinson, Helen Scofield, Wendy Lee Black, and many more.
Ceramic artists represented are: Sarah Switek, Mary Anderson, Lori Kelly, Debra Lawlor, Ken Winebrenner, Cathi Newlin; Fabric artist are selling their creations are Deana Murchison, Stacey Joyner, Anita Paque, Sheri Boesch, Kate O'Keeffe, Robin Price; Jewelry artists are Edie Schembri, Donna Lynn Keever, Terri Stickles Strunck, Jude Hyman, Lisa Savavia, and Melinda Green.
Specialty items have been created by Randy Metzger, Andy Trinkle, Hannah Suncloud, Creekside Creations, Tom Buss, and Larry Anderson.
Books and music CD's area available by Monika Rose, Antoinette May, Getty Ambau, Glenn Wasson, J.F Langdon, Dale Baker, John Stout, Jr., Larry Bane, Dave Self, Richard Tuttle, Over the Edge, Clan Dyken, Mokelumne Crossing Band, Black Irish, and Mother Lode Friends of Music
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