WEST ORANGE, NJ — The public is invited to the West Orange Arts Council’s (WOAC) annual Holiday Boutique and Small Works Show to be held at the West Orange Arts Center (551 Valley Road) on Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16, from noon to 5 p.m.
The WOAC Holiday Boutique will feature an eclectic selection of original art, hand-crafted jewelry, cards, crochet snowflake mobiles, clothing, candles, custom made skin products and items for the home. Participating local artists include Aaliyah-Nature's Pout, Carol Black-Lemon, Jan Carden, Josie Dakers Brathwaite, Monick David, Juanita Martin (Nitjuan Designs), Amelia Panico, Ann Vollum, Charlotte Wescott and more.
The Small Works Members Show, which opened in November, can be viewed one hour prior to Luna Stage performances (Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.) as well as by appointment until Dec. 16. In addition, the West Orange Arts Center Gift Shop will also be open during this time with nearly 30 participating artists’ work available for purchase.
The Small Works Exhibit’s framed paintings, watercolors, pastels, collages and photographs are all fewer than 18 inches in size and are priced for a one-of-a-kind gift under $200. WOAC members work in the show include Balkrishna E., Marina Carreira, Ann Ciaglia, Irene Dunsavage, Indira Govindan, Susan C. Harris, Dana Longstreet, Cheryl A. Patterson, C. Daniela Shapiro, Lisa Suss, Julia Thomson, Claudia Waters and Cindy Wolf.