Headwaters Arts Gallery Presents Annual Craft Giveaways and Art Sale

ALTON – If you are looking for handmade, beautifully designed and carefully created gifts to give to someone special this Christmas season, you must come and buy the huge range of unique and original works, in a multitude of mediums. , by 20 wonderful artists and artisans at the Artful Giving Show 2021 at the Headwaters Gallery at the Alton Mill Arts Center.

It’s a great opportunity to shop locally, support artists and have a relaxing shopping experience, officials said. Best of all, the wide price range makes it perfect to suit any budget.

Featured artists include Christy Obalek, Deb Dunn, Deborah Powell, Elizabeth Bryan, Eunah Cho, George Kuipers, Helen Duplassie, Hildegarde Sausik, Jennifer Osborn, Jolanta Jung, Marnie Cooke, Mary Perkins, Michelle Eissler, MJ Brunet, Nancy MacNabb, Patrice Baker, Robert Allen, Susan Kelly, Trish Miller and Vivien Fleisher.

You will find beautifully handcrafted jewelry, wooden bowls, textiles, woodcuts / linens, watercolors, acrylic and oil paints, hand painted Christmas decorations, cards and posters. delicate ceramic creations and funky functional pieces all handmade.

These items can be found at the Artful Giving Show which runs from November 10 to January 2.

Away from the crazy crowds and with ample free parking, keep the joy of your nifty giving this season. All COVID-19 protocols are in place, officials said.

The Headwaters Arts Gallery is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Alton Mill Arts Center, 1402 Queen Street West, Alton. Visit www.headwatersarts.org for more information or follow Headwaters Arts Gallery on Instagram @headwatersarts and Facebook.

Laura J. Boyer