Holiday Art Market set for Nov. 10 -12

Handmade dolls by Laura Johansen

Sunset River Gallery in Calabash, NC is set to hold its annual Holiday Art Market from Friday, Nov. 10– Sunday, Nov. 12, 2023 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each of the three days. Over 25 popular artists are being featured to include Holiday pottery, jewelry, oil paintings, acrylics, watercolors, home decor items, photography, turned wood, handmade furniture and more. An eight-foot Christmas tree will be filled with artisan-made ornaments, so customers can choose their favorites directly from the tree. There will also be free gift certificate drawings, holiday treats, refreshments, and hot mulled cider.

Featured artists over the weekend, many of whom will be on hand for the event,  include: Betsy Parker (pottery), Kathy Turnauer (fused glass), Donna Michaux (pottery), Tonda Jeffcoat, (pottery)Bob Moffett (turned wood), Gary Baird (wildlife photography), Conway Glass (handblown glass), Ardie Praetorius (pottery), Louise Gerber (pottery), Sherry Banner (jewelry), Vicki Neilon (watercolor and acrylics), Bob Monthie (wood trays), Brian Evans (pottery), Scott Summerfield (handblown glass), Pat White (assorted), Roseann Bellinger (mini paintings), Sharon Dodge (pottery and ornaments), Jewel Simmons (jewelry), Wes Wagner (wood furniture), Kathie Wolk (pottery), Barbara Bryant (fiber art), Kelly Long (ornaments), Brenda Riggins (ornaments and paintings), Blu-Sail Studio (pottery), Laura Johansen (handmade dolls) , Desiree Horton (pottery), Claudia Dowd (pottery), Dirtworks Pottery, McNeill Pottery, Ray Pottery, Woody Hughes (pottery), Janette Franich (jewelry), Skrap Monkey (jewelry), G2 Silver (jewelry), Lucky Dog (jewelry), Featherwood (jewelry), and Maureen Dumas Mallam (accessories).

About Sunset River Gallery

Located in coastal Brunswick County, Sunset River Gallery caters to area visitors and locals in search of gifts or fine art for their homes and businesses. Featuring works by more than 100 North and South Carolina artists – and one of the largest collections of investment grade 20thCentury art in the Carolinas – the gallery is well known for its wide range of paintings, pastels, watermedia, photography, hand-blown and fused glass, pottery, turned and carved wood, one-of-a-kind furniture pieces, bronze sculptures, unique home décor items and artisan jewelry.

Sunset River Gallery

10283 Beach Drive SW

Calabash, NC 28467


(intro image: raku trees by Betsy Parker)