General News · 10th November 2008
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Campbell River Art Gallery. The doors of the Christmas Arts and Crafts Market open at high noon on November 14th. From then through Christmas Eve the market hours are Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm. The Gallery wants to keep the treasures flowing in. If you have work you want to market, call 250-287-2261.
Current items include a gorgeous array of quality pottery, fin woodworked items, a stunning variety of jewellry and many ornaments and cards. New delights include Jessica Holding's "Sock friends," Bob McLeod's hand-blown glass ornaments and Louise Lavalee's land and seascapes painted on chicken, duck and ostrich eggs.
There is an excellent range of goods and prices, with many items under $20. Support local artisans and a publicly owned institution dedicated to enriching cultural life in our area.