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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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Custom Framing: Shadow Box Frame

This shadow box frame was created for our long-standing customers, who wanted to create a showcase for a gift received from their daughter and her husband. The gift was designed as a salt and pepper table piece but is certainly more cherished in this beautiful black satin-lined shadow box. The frame was chosen for its 2-inch depth and the little […]

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Kimberly Dawn Clayton show chronicles the artist’s soul-searching adventures in Brazil

 Artist Kimberly Dawn Clayton, Favela Rising, acrylic 36 x 52 Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will feature works by acrylic and mixed media artist Kimberly Dawn Clayton from June 10 through July 4. Opening reception for the exhibition is Thursday, June 11 from 5 – 7 p.m. What began as a way to bond with her teenage boys […]

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