Cultural Arts Council Of Estes Park Presents Holiday Gift Emporium
On November 28 and 29, 2009; the public is invited to attend “A Holiday Gift Emporium” to help raise money for visual and performing arts programs presented by the Cultural Arts Council of Estes Park in 2010. The Council was established in 1990, and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission to enhance the quality and accessibility of visual and performing arts for people of all ages.”
The Council provides free or affordable arts programming and acts as vital information and support resource for the arts.
Twelve artists will participate in the benefit sale being held at 321 W. Elkhorn Ave. just two stores west of CAC Fine Art Gallery located at 423 W. Elkhorn Ave. in West Park Center. The public has the opportunity to purchase fine arts, crafts, photography, pottery, jewelry, hand blown glass, holiday greenery and plants, cards, prints, candles, ornaments and other many other items directly from the artists. With the start of the Holiday season, the event is a great opportunity for buyers to purchase original works of art and other items for holiday gift-giving.
Participants include Blooms of Estes Park, Lynn and Mary Bopp, Pam England, Patricia H. Greenberg, Jan and Hide Igake, Kelly Kotary, Jennifer Nauck, Cheryl Pennington, Heather Stone and Lynda Vogel. An assortment of holiday collectibles will also be offered, and a portion of proceeds from all items sold in the sale will be donated to the CAC by the participants to help underwrite Arts Council programs.
In addition to the art for sale by the artists, a collection of art and antiquities have been donated for the sale. Some these items include art such as Native American basketry, collectible rugs, limited signed western prints and works by contemporary artists. Some art objects have been professionally appraised, and copies of the appraisals are available.
Hours for the Holiday Gift Emporium are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, November 28 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, November 29. There is no admission to attend the sale.
For more information call 970-586-9203 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.