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Gallery presents day of art demos March 19; exhibition March 1 – April 2

For the second year in a row, Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, N.C. is holding its popular Creativity Unleashed event on Saturday, March 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gallery owner Ginny Lassiter said, “Last year, our one-day Creativity Unleashed event was very successful. The community came out and really enjoyed watching the artists work, meeting them and enjoying live music. So this […]

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Gallery holds group show, ‘Black & White, With a Pop’ through Feb. 6

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC is presenting Black & White, With a Pop, a group show, which opened Jan. 6 and runs through Feb. 6. The exhibition features 20-plus pieces, all of which are predominantly or completely black and white. “Many, such as Sterling Edwards’ acrylic work, Foundry, also have a pop of color,” gallery owner Ginny […]

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Gallery to hold Designs By Janette Jewelry Trunk Show Jan. 30

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will present a jewelry trunk sale showcasing new works by designer Janette Franich on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Included in the show will be over 200 different items including necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings. Franich, who markets her jewelry under the name, Designs By Janette, grew up in […]

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Gallery features ‘A Sunset River Holiday’ show

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC, is featuring an exhibition of holiday-themed rustic decor through Dec. 31. The eclectic show, which is titled A Sunset River Holiday, includes a variety of primitive pieces along with traditional Christmas pottery, hand-blown glass, paintings, holiday table runners, placemats and other items. On a table near the gallery entrance is a trio […]

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Gallery to feature Eloise Randolph Oct. 21 – Nov. 21; reception Nov. 7

Acrylic artist Eloise Randolph will be featured from Wednesday, Oct. 21 through Saturday, Nov. 21 at Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced.  “We love Eloise’s abstract figural paintings and are looking forward to sharing them with our friends and clients,” Lassiter said. “She brings such emotion to every painting.” The exhibition is […]

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Gallery features Wes Wagner’s artisan-crafted wood in Sept.

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC will feature Raw Grace, Warm Beauty, works by innovative wood furniture maker Wesley L. Wagner from Wednesday, Sept. 16 through Saturday, Oct. 17, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced.  Wagner has been creating from wood since the age of 12. He was born in Concord, NC and raised in the nearby town of […]

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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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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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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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Gallery to feature Wilmington Clay Artist Marty Allran May 5 – June 6; Meet & Greet May 9

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. is set to feature Sculptural Clay Art by Marty Allran from May 6 through June 6, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced. There will be a Meet & Greet on Saturday, May 9 from 12 noon – 4 p.m. Allran is known for her one-of-a-kind hand-built clay sculptures, displaying fluidity and freedom of form. […]

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