FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 20, 2015
Spencertown Academy Arts Center Handmade Holiday Pop-up Shop Opens November 27
Spencertown, New York— Spencertown Academy Arts Center’s Handmade Holiday Pop-up Shop will run Friday through Sunday, November 27, 28, and 29 and Saturday and Sunday, December 5 and 6, from 10:00am to 4:00pm each day. Holiday gift shoppers and art lovers “go local” at this curated sale that features cards, ceramics, jewelry, quilts, cutting boards, knitwear, felted puppets, fired glass, baskets, paper crafts, and edible delicacies made by dozens of Columbia, Ulster, and Berkshire area residents. Admission is free.
“After a two-year hiatus, we are excited to bring the Handmade Holiday tradition back to the Academy,” said Vivian Wachsberger, chair of the Handmade Holiday Committee. “We heard from many community members who missed the event. Shoppers will once again find hundreds of unique and gorgeous gift items at the market, with prices to suit every budget.”
This year’s Handmade Holiday participants include Amanda Bagnato, Beth’s Farm Kitchen, Michael Boyer, Gretchen Brown, Terry Buck, Kay Castelle, Pamela Dalton, Mary Ann Davis, Bina Evans, Joyce Flower, Ulrike Grannis, Liz Hamann, Nikki Hayes, Ali Herrmann, Betsy Howard, Sharon Koomler, Josette Lee, Jan Moseman, Melody Lea Lamb, Doris Nieves, Clarke Olsen, Melissa Pollack, Gunnel Reznikoff, Pat Rotondo, Gloria Scannell, Prudence Theriault, Sally Veillette, Vivian Wachsberger, and Susannah White, along with others to be announced.
Housed in a restored 1840s Greek Revival schoolhouse, Spencertown Academy Arts Center is located at 790 State Route 203 in Spencertown, New York. For more information, please see www.spencertownacademy.org or call 518-392-3693.