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The Look of a Custom Frame: Ed Fitzgerald Painting

The frame we’re showing you here is a very refined and elegant custom finished corner frame originally made in New York by the AMPF Frame Company. Its beautiful varying blue color and segments of gold banding seemed perfect for this wonderful  oil on wood by the late Edward Fitzgerald.  Ed was one our fine artists here at the gallery and has been […]

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Exhibition of instructors’ work at gallery Aug 5 – Sept 12; Meet & Greet Aug 15

Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, NC will present The Awakeners: Teachers, Mentors, Friends, an exhibition of the gallery’s art class and workshop instructors, which runs from Wednesday, August 5 through Saturday, Sept. 12. A Meet & Greet for the exhibition, which will provide the opportunity to meet several of the instructors, is set for Saturday, August 15 from 1 – 5 p.m. […]

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Ginny goes shopping in her garage

A year ago I acquired the house my grandparents built in 1946. Originally it was built with three small apartments and I actually lived there the first two years of my life. The house has always been in my family and over the past few years my cousin had redesigned it into a single family home. One of the first things […]

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Coffee With the Authors Schedule

Our ongoing lecture series, Coffee With the Authors, will be back starting Thursday, Sept. 10 with author Otis Lee talking about his very personal novel “From South Boston to Cambridge: the Making of One Philadelphia Attorney.” Click here to download the Fall/Winter 2015 schedule. Don’t forget, these are all free events, but seating is limited so you need a reservation. […]

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Welcome to our blog!

If you’re reading this, it means our brand new site is finally live! This is where we’ll be posting pics from our Paint & Party events along with all sorts of other gallery happenings, art news and ideas. We hope you’ll check back often and leave us lots of comments.  This photo of 22 budding artists with their Kindred Spirit […]

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Artists-at-Work Schedule – UPDATED Summer 2015

Artists-at-Work Spring/Summer 2015 Schedule   We love watching artists at work, and so – it turns out – do you! So we’ve invited several of our exhibiting artists to spend a couple hours at a time here at Sunset River Marketplace working. Not teaching a class or making a presentation, just working. This is your chance to see a potter molding […]

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Gallery to feature mixed media by Jill Hope July 8 – August 1; Meet & Greet set for July 11, 12 – 4 p.m.

  Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will host works by Jill Hope in an exhibition titled Fusion from July 8 through August 1. A Meet & Greet for the artist is set for Saturday, July 11 from 12 noon to 4 p.m. The public is invited. Reservations are not required and there is no charge. Fusion is a collection of […]

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Custom Framing: Gerry Davis Fashion Drawing

Photo and framing by Louis Aliotta. “This piece painted by one of our fine artists, Gerry Davis, was especially fun to frame. I was given full rein on this one and chose to give it the very contemporary showcase that seemed to accent the linear design and bold use of black and yellow. Repeating the black and yellow in the […]

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