Holiday Open House at Charleston Crafts Gallery
Sunday, December 11, 2 to 5 pm
It’s that festive time of year again, and Charleston Crafts Gallery is the city’s ultimate artful shopping experience. Join the gallery for a Holiday Open House on Sunday afternoon, December 11, and browse a dazzling collection of ornaments, jewelry, apparel and accessories, plus hand-crafted works in clay, glass, paper, wood and more – all created by local artisans.
This joyful afternoon features refreshments, door prizes and complimentary gift wrapping from 2 to 5pm. Come and meet your favorite makers and welcome the gallery’s newest members and see their creations, ranging from wood crafts, ceramic creations and mosaics to paper quilling and textile arts. The gallery has a profusion of exciting new work to admire. Throughout December Charleston Crafts is open Tuesday through Sunday from 11am to 6pm. Visit the gallery at 84 Society Street between King and Meeting, call 843.501.7522 or visit www.shopcharlestoncrafts.com.
Created with heart and imagination, the gallery’s one-of-a kind artworks are sure to be cherished. Set the scene for a merry and bright holiday with these exceptional artisan-made gifts:
Stocking stuffers: Little treasures including handmade jewelry, ornaments, lotions, candles, wood pens, ceramic sculptures, origami and much more.
Cozy gifts: Scarves and gloves to chase the chill, all skillfully hand-knitted and hand-woven by the gallery’s textile artisans.
Gifts for an artful home: Beautifully crafted wood tables and mirrors, bold ceramic sculptures, handmade clocks plus multi-media, mosaic, encaustic and paper quilling artwork for the wall.
Lowcountry gifts: Handmade jewelry portraying local scenes, polymer clay “Charleston Lady” jewelry and ornaments, ceramic mugs and works in wood inspired by the Holy City and our picturesque area.
Gifts of unique style: Gorgeous hand-dyed silk scarves, colorful textile jewelry, handmade purses, chic jackets, plus stylish ties for the guys.
Shimmering gifts: Exquisite works of art in stained and fused glass that bring color and beauty into any space.
Gifts for an elegant table: Table linens, pepper mills, mugs and ceramic and wooden serving bowls and platters.
Amusing gifts: Whimsical Kruffles and Gnomies ceramic sculptures, adorable hand-knitted dolls and creatures, challenging wood puzzles, kaleidoscopes and more gifts guaranteed to bring a smile.
As Charleston’s only source for local fine craft, the gallery has treasures to make your holidays special – and your shopping a breeze. Located at 84 Society, just steps from King Street, the gallery is open Tuesday through Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm and staffed by its friendly member-artisans. Charleston Crafts Cooperative Gallery is a dynamic community of jury-selected artisans who are all are from South Carolina. For more information: 843.501.7522 or www.shopcharlestoncrafts.com.