AmadorArts’ Holiday Adornments Show and Sale offers a wide variety of unique, artistic and affordable gifts for the home, and special indulgences for you, created by 15 local artists. Get a head start on the season because this event opens Saturday, November 7 and continues through December. The AmadorArts Gallery is located just a block off Main Street in Sutter Creek at 11-A Randolph. The extended hours in November and December will be from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm every Saturday andSunday. The day after Thanksgiving, called Plaid Friday, the gallery will be open 11 to 5. Call for weekday hours.
Wearable art includes jewelry by Karen Crane, Edie Schembrie, and hand painted silk scarves by Laureen Shimmon. Very special edible holiday treats concocted by renowned cake maker Ingrid Fraser will delight the sweet tooth. Hanging leaded glass by Patti Blaylock to spark up your windows. Ornaments for your tree include hand mixed media Angels, mini gourd ornaments, and sparkling glass balls painted with local scenes personalized by Laureen Shimmon. One-of-a-kind Pilgrim, Santa, and Angel Dolls designed by Jean and Theresa Schommer, offer stylish updates for your holiday décor.
If a more rustic look strikes your fancy, check out the stars, candy cane ornaments and wall decor, small to large, created by John Haedrich from recycled corrugated metal roofing, glass and found objects. Top it all off with your special order of Millie Butler’s fresh Custom Holiday Wreaths. Take a deep breath of that eucalyptus, cedar, cedar, pine or bay scent, and you and your friends will by holiday heaven. Christmas cards by various local artists are perfect for gift toppers or for mailing. Other local artists bringing in their specialties, all of high quality, are Deana Murchison, Cathleen Berglund, Katherine Ernst, Cynthia Dunn-Selph, and Judy Day.
Special Events are planned during the month of November and include:
Saturday, November 7, is not only the 1st Saturday Art Trek Artist Reception, but the time to place special orders for Butler’s wreaths and for personalized glass ornaments for pick-up later.
Friday , Saturday, and Sunday, Nov 27, 28, 29 will be the Holiday Open House with special happenings each day, such as artist demos, snacks, and music.
Actually, AmadorArts is working on offering guests something special for every weekend! Check Facebook or our website www.amadorarts.org for the latest details. Put AmadorArts Gallery on your list of where to holiday shop for unique, affordable items. Visit www.amadorarts.org or call 209-267-9038.
|Glass Ornaments by Laureen Shimmon|
|Angel Dolls by Jean & Theresa Schommer|
|Jewelry by Karen Crane|
|Ornaments by Cynthia Dunn-Selph|