Friday, December 4, 2009

31st Annual Holiday Show of Hands

Debbi Tempel of Confetti Jewels, invites you to visit the 31st annual Holiday Show of Hands held at St. John the Evangelist School in Carmichael, CA. Show hours are 5pm to 9pm on Friday, December 4th, 9am to 7pm on Saturday, December 5th and 9am to 3pm on Sunday, December 6th. The show is held at St. John's School, 5701 Locust Avenue, Carmichael, CA. Admission is $3 Friday evening and free on Saturday and Sunday. You can meet Debbi and her friend Bonnie in the Fashion Pavilion where the "sleigh rides" are.

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Holiday Craft Boutique at East Parkway Church

Iris McWilliams, whose Etsy shop is ARCO IRIS handcrafted, will be participating in the Holiday Craft Boutique at the East Parkway Church located at 4700 East Roseville Parkway in Granite Bay, CA on Saturday, December 5th. Show hours are 9am to 3pm. Iris hopes you will stop by and say hi!

Bird in Hand Country Christmas Show

Tana Taylor, proprietor of Prairie Primitives Folk Art, will be participating in the Bird in Hand Country Christmas Show in Los Altos, CA. Come meet Tana and several other folk artists (as well as an antique dealer or two) on Saturday, December 5th at the American Legion Hall, 347 First Street, Los Altos, CA 94022. Show hours are 9:30am to 2:30pm and admission is $1 which goes to the Los Altos History House museum.

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

We Have A Winner!

Sac-Etsy team member, Chris Simmons, owner of cascreates on Etsy, has been awarded Honorable Mention in the Stone category for this piece, entitled "Embolden Agate" in the Bead Star Yearly Design Contest sponsored by Beadwork magazine. Chris says 26,000 votes were cast for the 2,000 pieces entered in the contest. Chris has donated this necklace to the magazine, where it will be auctioned off as a fundraiser for the American Heart Association. Congratulations Chris!