For Immediate Release: Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery and Gift Shop Hosts Holiday Open House on Friday, Dec. 6th from 6 to 9pm
You're Invited: the Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery and Gift Shop
Hosts Holiday Open House Friday, Dec. 6th from 6-9pm
The Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery and Gift Shop helps kick off Hillsborough's Holiday Weekend by hosting a Holiday Open House on Friday night, Dec. 6th from 6 to 9pm. Join in the festivities before or after the Lighting of the Town Tree (at 7pm). Visitors can enjoy the Gallery's current monthly exhibit Line, Texture, Pattern featuring collage artist, Linda Ide, and potter, Evelyn Ward; view and shop for unique, affordable handcrafted gifts by 25 other local artists in the Gift Shop; and listen as Hillsborough pianist, Stephen Smith, plays holiday music and other songs including some originals. Stephen played at the Irregardless Cafe in Raleigh for over ten years and offers listeners a wide variety of music. Refreshments will be served.
The Gift Shop is decorated for the holidays and offers an exciting selection of gift items from wood to pottery, glass to fiber, note cards to ornaments, jewelry to metalwork, birdhouses to garden benches, baskets to quilts, calendars to art prints, and linens to hand painted bags.
The Arts Council is conveniently located at 102 N. Churton Street across King Street from the Town Tree on the Old Courthouse lawn. Hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 12-4pm. The Gallery and Gift Shop will also be open additional hours during the Holiday Home Tour on Sunday, Dec. 8th (12-5pm) and Sunday through Tuesday, Dec. 22-24th (12-4pm). For more information, call 919-643-2500 or visit hillsboroughartscouncil.org.