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Sunset River to feature Jeffcoat Pottery in Anniversary Exhibition

Opening reception July 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Exhibition August 1 – Sept. 6, 2014 Pottery demonstrations: Saturday, August 9, 12 – 2 p.m. and Wednesday, August 27, 12 -2 p.m. Weekly drawings for free pottery and gallery gift certificates Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will feature a collection of pottery by Joe and Tonda Jeffcoat titled […]

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Sunset River Marketplace to feature sailing theme group show

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will feature a group show titled The Sailing Life from July 1 through July 30, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced. Exhibiting artists include Ann McCray (oil), Freeman Beard (watercolor), Sue Coley (acrylic), Richard Staat (watercolor), Ortrud Tyler (oil), Gwen Dumas (acrylic), Ginny Lassiter (acrylic), Bryan Krpejs (watercolor), Donn McCrary (acrylic), Louis Aliotta (photography), […]

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Sunset River Marketplace Presents Free Artist Demonstrations

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will present a series of artist demonstrations this Spring and Summer, gallery owner Ginny Lassiter has announced. The demonstrations include oil painting, watercolor, acrylic and pottery. They are free to the public. Reservations are not required. The schedule includes: Sat., May 24 12 – 2 p.m. Donn McCrary Acrylic Wed., June 4 1-3 […]

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Susan Dade: Inspired at Gallery June 2 – 28, 2014

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. will present Susan Dade: Inspired from Monday, June 2 through Saturday, June 28. The show will feature acrylic and watercolor paintings by Southport, N.C. artist Susan Dade. There will be an artist’s reception at the gallery on Thursday, June 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. and on Thursday, June 19 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. […]

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Lecture Series Features WWII Author, Poet May 1

On Thursday, May 1, Sunset River Marketplace will feature two presenters in its ongoing Coffee With the Authors series. Robert T. Bradicich, author of “World War II As I Lived It,” will talk about his military service and Mike Dailey will read from “Somewhere Tonight a Soldier Stands,” his book of poetry honoring the military. Bradicich entered the Army in […]

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Gallery features garden-inspired art show

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, N.C. is featuring Garden Inspirations: Think Outside the Boxwood, now through May 31, owner Ginny Lassiter has announced. The exhibition includes work from 25 of the gallery’s exhibiting artists along with Lassiter’s collection of furniture and other garden pieces. Lassiter, who is also a creative consultant and designer, says, “I love to repurpose furniture. […]

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Gallery to Offer One-Day Batik Class

Batik Class (Iris) Pat Smelkoff One-Day Project Workshop June (date to be announced) $85 Batik is a wax resist process. Wherever the hot wax is placed, paint cannot enter the Ginwashi rice paper. The waxing process is wax, paint watercolor, dry; wax, paint watercolor, dry while using different sheets of the same pattern for wax and color placement. At the […]

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Martha R. Brown to discuss her book of family Civil War letters on April 17

On April 17 at 10 a.m., Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, N.C. will host Winston-Salem author Martha R. Brown as part of the art gallery’s Coffee With the Authors series. Brown will be discussing her historical novel “Holding Sweet Communion: Civil War Letters,” which is based on letters she accidently discovered by her great grandfather, who left home to join […]

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Couple who met in N.C. orphanage to speak at Sunset River Marketplace on April 3

William “Billy” Griffin and Peggy Patton Griffin, authors of “An Exceptional Journey: And the Two Shall Become One,” are set to present a program at Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, N.C. as part of the art gallery’s ongoing Coffee With the Authors series. The event will take place on Thursday, April 3 from 10 to 11 a.m. Coffee and breakfast […]

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