Gifts For Giving returns at Studio 53
The public is invited to join more that 25 community artists, artisans and authors for the 8th annual Gifts for Giving show to be held at Studio 53 running Nov. 16-19.
The gala reception will be held Friday, Nov. 17 from 5-8 p.m. with music and refreshments. The show will be open on Early Bird Saturday, the 18th, at 7 a.m. The door prize: a $75 gift certificate for spending at the at the show to be awarded at 2 p.m. that afternoon.
The show will offer beautifully handcrafted gifts by these new participants: Melissa Nein, Pam Riml, Nettie Rogers, Suzi Thayer and Jess Wrobel.
New and exciting works will be offered by these returning artists: Elise Andersen, Anna Christina, Jill Butke, Diane Dorbin, Ann Hedgecock, Barbara Lally, Crystal Lewis, Dick MacDonald, Sanny Norton, Lynne Seitzer, John Seitzer, Ursula Smith, Leslie Volpe and Rhoda Weyr.
Studio 53 artists Terry Seaman, Heidi Seidelhuber, Greg Laderer, Don Josephson, Bob McKay, Tony van Hasselt and Nancy Riml’s paintings will be on display (and sale).
Authors Bob Devine, Julia Merrill-O'Brien, Lea Wait and Betsy Wing will be displaying and signing their latest books.
Show hours: Thursday, Nov. 16: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, Nov. 17: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Early Bird Saturday, Nov. 18: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 19: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Studio 53 is located at 53 Townsend Avenue in downtown Boothbay Harbor.