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Custom Framing: Honoring a Fallen Pilot

This collection of memorabilia is in honor of a fallen pilot who was shot down in 1944. It includes his cap, his purple heart, a family photograph and photographs of the marker designating the site of the crash – not a pleasant memory, however one to become a family heirloom, preserved for future generations of this brave American Airman. Due […]

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Gallery features Wil Goff’s abstracts for October; reception Oct. 7

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will feature works by W.P. “Wil” Goff from Oct. 2 – 31, 2017, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced. A public reception is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 7 from 1 – 4 p.m.“Wil is a relatively new artist,” Lassiter says, “so I’m especially taken with his expressive and uninhibited use of color. […]

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Oct. 12 – Paul Grimshaw to speak at Coffee With the Authors

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will feature Syracuse, NY native Paul Grimshaw at its Coffee With the Authors event on Thursday, Oct. 12 from 10 to 11 a.m. Grimshaw is a fulltime freelance journalist, living in his adopted state, South Carolina, since 1997. As a participant in more than a dozen Civil War reenactments, Grimshaw was moved […]

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Gallery begins Fall lecture series with author Arleen Mercorella

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery resumes its schedule of Coffee With the Authors events with a presentation by Arleen Mercorella on Thursday, Sept. 14 from 10 to 11 a.m. Mercorella’s book, titled A Matter of Survival, the Story of Frances, is the poignant story of her own mother’s  challenging life and descent into Alzheimer’s disease. From the time Frances was […]

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Sign up online for Coffee With the Authors 2017-2018

Coffee With the Authors Free! Our ongoing lecture series, Coffee With the Authors, will be back starting Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. Unless otherwise noted, these are all free events, but seating is limited so you need a reservation. You can call the gallery at 910.575.5999 or sign up here. Hold your spot by clicking “Add to Cart” and completing the checkout process. Please […]

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New Paint & Party offerings!

Hey Paint & Partiers! We have a new schedule of Paint & Party classes that we’ll be adding to the website this week, but we wanted to get the list posted ASAP. We also wanted to let you know that we’re adding another Paint & Party leader! Janie Aldridge (You’ll love her!) will be handling the new Tuesday night classes. […]

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Carolina Arts Ad – Aug 2017

Here’s an ad for our Take a Little Coast Home With You show. The exhibition includes  work by 24 of our most popular artists, who have been invited to participate in this special event. They have created 70+ small, original coastal-themed works especially for area visitors. The artwork includes seascapes, marsh scenes, beach people and other coastal images – each […]

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Photography & Framing for CresCom Bank in Wilmington, NC

Earlier this month our custom framer/photographer, Louis Aliotta, visited an installation of his work at the new CresCom Bank, in Wilmington, NC.  Louis had previously been commissioned to do several black and white photographs, for the bank’s training center in Little River, SC.   Each commission involved taking a series of black and white photographs and framing them for the two different locations.  This latest […]

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‘Take a Little Coast Home With You’ show especially for area visitors. Reception Aug. 3

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will present Take a Little Coast Home With You, a collection of small coastal-themed paintings – all designed for easy transport home.  The exhibition, which runs from August 1 through Sept. 9, features original works by 24 artists who have been invited to participate in the special event. There will be a […]

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