Skip the hectic shopping at the mall and start your holiday shopping on Saturday, December 3 at the Lark Artists Handmade Holiday art show. This extravaganza of 40+ artists will be in at The Exchange, 204 S. (parking located in the city municipal lot behind The Exchange---come in the rear entrance). This is a free event----open to the public from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. I will be selling notecards and posters featuring my artwork as well as earrings and lots of small paintings on sale just for this event!
Lark Artists, producers of the Handmade Holiday art show are Laurie Abela, Amy Keith Barney, Cagle, Et Hacskaylo, Mary Murkin, Rich Powell, Brooke Sides, Debra Spinks and Melissa Walker will also be joined by guest artists Hank Allred, Carey Benson, Cathy Branscom, Betsy Browne, Kim Brownie, Janice , Wanda Cox, Robert Crutchfield, Cummings, Joseph Ezzell, Eve Fenberg, Clanci Foxx, Sandy Johnson, Brenda Jones, Rick Kondracki, Melissa Lowery, Sandy McGhee, Lisa Moore, Mandy Nelson, Jill Painter, Kenye Pierce, Debbie Pike, Jodi Ohl, Flossie Reed, Suzanne Rehbock, Sonya Coulson Rook, Jean , Jean Skipper, Amy Smith, Dawn Tagawa, Emily Thompson and Tiffany Wheless.
This juried art show is the largest mixed-arts/crafts holiday show in Randolph County area. Original works from over 40+ North Carolina artists will include: Pottery, glasswork, paintings, drawings, hand-woven baskets, woodwork, hand-poured candles, bath and body products, toys, one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, hand-sewn items, hand-stitched fiber wearables, metal sculptures, garden and home décor pieces, baked goods, jams/jellies, homemade honey, and much more!
In addition to providing an amazing local shopping opportunity, this event will also feature live music by "Our Two Cents"-featuring the very talented local musicians extraordinaire Ray Betts and Steve Cain. Their music is described as "acoustic blues and stuff". Also available will be local business, BrewBakes Coffee and Cake, located at 323 Sutie H Hwy 49 South, will be on-site offering a selection of gourmet box lunches, sweet treats and drinks for purchase during the show.
A silent auction of donated items from participating Handmade Holiday artists will be available for bid. Proceeds from the silent auction will be given to the Christians United Outreach Center (CUOC) in an effort to give back to an organization that gives so much to the community all year long. Canned goods will be accepted at the door and donated to CUOC to help restock the food pantry shelves for the holidays as well as monetary donations.
Don't miss this one-of-a-kind one-day art show filled with all handmade original artwork, talented musicians and scrumptious food. Your holiday season will be complete after spending the day at the Handmade Holiday! For more information about the Lark Artists Handmade Holiday art show email or visit www.larkartists.org.