|One-of-a kind Zazzy Peacock Felted|
and Beaded Swirl Bracelet by Jill Newman
This show is a great opportunity to find something truly unique to brighten your home or your wardrobe. Bring a friend (but not the kids, please) and enjoy a glass of wine, hors d'oeuvres, and a relaxed atmosphere while you shop for unique hand-crafted items. Here are some brief descriptions and photos of what my wonderful fellow artists and I will be offering at the show.
|Vibrant Handmade Ugandan Quilt from Amy Gautam|
Amy Gautam is offering unique handmade Ugandan quilts. While living in Uganda several years ago, she designed the quilts, purchased local African textiles, and hired local women to do the sewing. Of the 120 quilts created from this collaboration, only 8 remain. Each is one-of-a-kind and features colorful batik fabrics. Amy will also be offering
|A collection of Beverly Roger's hand-painted pillows|
Beverly Rogers paints beautiful original abstract artwork on canvas, pillows, placemats, and unique totes. Beverly's lively art and home decor focus on color, balance, and connection. Beverly can be reached at email@example.com.
Debi Sacks creates colorful abstract oil paintings on canvas as well as mixed media collage. Her bold, expressive use of color captures abstractions of nature and conveys deeper meaning. You can see some of Debi's work on the Marin-Price Galleries website.
|More adorable Tutu Bags handmade by Nancy Marshall|
Nancy Marshall creates unique handmade gifts including silk and beaded purses, personalized ballet tutu bags and aprons, children's hair ribbons and accessories, super hero capes, and chalk placemats. Visit her Etsy shop, Fancy by Nancy, to see more.
Betty Farrell -- Unique jewelry made from semi-precious beads and crystals.
|Unique Lamp from Crystal Luxe Lighting|
Jill Newman -- Yes, that's me! I make hand-felted and beaded jewelry and accessories. My wearable art pieces are all one-of-a-kind and incredibly comfortable. And my vibrant color palettes are perfect for Spring! I was recently juried in as a member of the Potomac Fiber Arts Gallery at the Torpedo Factory Art Center. A selection of my work will be available there, hopefully beginning with their April show. In the meantime, you can see some of my work on my website at Zazzy Peacock Studios.
So, as you can see, there will be something for everyone at this Spring Gathering of Artisans. If you receive an invitation to this special event, please go enjoy the show -- Friday, March 20 from 7 to 9:30 pm and Saturday, March 21 from 10 am to 4 pm. Hope to see you there!
|"Crop Geometry," oil on canvas by Debi Sacks|