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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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Gallery to host student pottery show May 1 – 28

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery and art class center will host a special exhibition and sale of student pottery beginning May 1 and running through May 28. The show will include works by students of gallery instructors Jane Truesdale and Jamie Futera. Pottery for sale will be both hand-built pieces from slab and others thrown on the pottery wheel. Participating […]

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Author of ‘HOA Wars’ to speak at gallery May 7

Robert Stern, author of “HOA Wars: What Happens in Vegas Can Happen Anywhere,” is scheduled to speak at Sunset River Marketplace on Thursday, May 7 as part of the gallery’s ongoing Coffee With the Authors series. The event will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. and is free to the public. Seating is limited, however, so reservations are requested. […]

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Sunset River Marketplace to feature Coasting, works by the Art Matters painting group

L-R,  Top row: Tina Lepsig, Joanne Bendy, Sue Ruopp, Audrey Poole, Sue Nern, Linda Young, Nancy Guiry. Seated: Barbara Riggi, Jane Staszak, Adrienne Johnston Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will feature Coasting, a collection of works by the Art Matters painting group, from April 1 through May 2. A reception is scheduled for Saturday, April 4 from […]

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Gallery offers talk by popular local author ‘Jack’ DeGroot on April 9

(Shown: photo of Jack DeGroot by Sheree K. Nielson, www.oceanspiritphoto.com) Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will present Sunset Beach, N.C. author Jacqueline “Jack” DeGroot as part of its Coffee With the Authors series on Thursday, April 9 from 10 to 11 a.m. The event is free, but seating is limited and reservations are required. DeGroot is the […]

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Group showing of abstract artists at Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash March 4 – 28

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in coastal Calabash, N.C. will present Abstract expressions, a group exhibition of abstract works in a range of media including oil, acrylic, clay, glass, mixed media, collage and metal. Participating artists are Ann McCray (oil), Liz Roberts (acrylic), Sterling Edwards (acrylic), Joe DiGiulio (acrylic), Ginny Lassiter (acrylic), Scott Summerfield (hand-blown class), Ann Cunningham (metal), Greta Swaim […]

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