December "Deck the Walls" at Brush Strokes Gallery

The gift of original artwork is an especially cherished reminder of the care and love that are in the heart of the giver. It is unique and personalized—the result of a combination of innate talent and skills that may have been honed throughout the lifetime of its creator. Images may sometimes resonate with treasured memories of the recipient—a covered bridge in a wintry countryside, the beauty of snow-capped mountain, or the comfort of a cozy fire.

venue where people can select just the right one-of-kind holiday gift for those special friends and family members. The display features our artists’ creations in a wide array of mediums and techniques, including hand-crafted jewelry, unique glass art, charcoal drawings, pastels, photography, and paintings in oils, watercolors,

acrylics, and mixed-media, and even welded sculptures.

In addition, festively decorated tables will feature smaller works—from tree decorations to original miniature paintings and drawings—the perfect “find” for teachers, neighbors, and all those who contribute to the quality of our lives.

The “Deck the Halls” exhibit will be displayed from December 2 through December 29, and visitors will have an opportunity to meet and chat with the gallery’s artists at the exhibit’s opening reception on “First Friday,” December 6, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Visit Brush Strokes Gallery at 824 Caroline Street, open daily from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.