Local Artists • Diverse Voices • Fun & Funky Gifts • Social Change
Dump Wal-Mart! Skip the Mall of America! Come & Support our Local Artists while you shop for Fun & Funky gifts in a Comfortable & Interesting Atmosphere with Cool Art, Sweet Treats, Community Networking & Conversation. 2 day opening reception. Saturday, December 7th. 2-8pm & Sunday, December 8th. 2-8pm. Featuring paintings, prints, photography, collage & textiles by Tammy Ortegon, Brenda Khothsombath, Molly Keenan of RetroFutures Designs, Shah Hilali, Gloria Larsen, Handmade Blankets by Linda Johnson & more! Jewelry by Paulina Jacobsson, Cheri Meyer & more! Plus, lots of unique art & gifts including, Multi-cultural & non-traditional greeting cards, books, angels & ornaments, locally crafted, natural soaps & body products, perfume oils, candles, Tagua jewelry from Colombia, Frida Kahlo inspired folk art, rock & roll baby t-shirts, fairly traded chocolate & coffee. Plus, On SUNDAY Dec. 8th. 2:00-6:00pm ... Treat yourself to a Chair Massage by Cynthia Reuss, Certified Massage Therapist specializing in deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy. She will be charging $1.oo a minute that she will be will be donating to the Joyce Food Shelf. Work out that Holiday Stress & move more Gracefully into the New Year! http://www.cynthiareussmassage.com
Sunday, November 3rd. 2:00-6:00pm. Join us for a Fun afternoon of Local art, Interesting people, Delicious appetizers, Sweet treats & Mexican folk art themed Art Making. (Art Creation table for the Kids & Kids at Heart) Enjoy the ColorWheel's selection of Folk Art, Gifts & Treasures inspired by Latin America, Dia de los Muertos & Frida Kahlo. Featuring Artists, Tammy Ortegon, Brenda Khothsombath, Gloria Larsen, RetroFutures Designs & many more. There will be a creation table that day with lots of supplies to make fun masks, tissue flowers & collage art for the kids & kids at heart. In Mexico, Day of the Dead (or All Souls Day-Nov 1st & 2nd) is a time for families to honor & celebrate loved ones who have passed. Traditions include building altars, called Ofrendas, honoring the deceased, using sugar skulls, marigolds & the favorite foods & beverages of the departed.
Check out this Special Opportunity to see the Beautiful one-of-a-kind clothing designs created by Judy Cooper Lyle of Phyllis Designs. Enjoy a fun fashion show, yummy refreshments, get a chance to meet Judy, try on a piece of wearable art & be able to purchase her designs at an all-time low price! Maybe talk to her about a Special Order too!
Collage Artists! Experienced to Beginners! Sunday, Sept 8th 2:00-6:00. You are invited to a Fun Afternoon of Collage Creating at the ColorWheel Gallery. Enjoy Refreshments, Learn new techniques & Connect with other Creative People. All Art/Collage materials & Inspiration will be Provided. Please Pay a $10 Supply Fee at the Workshop. Please Call me at the Shop #612 823 5693 to RSVP so I will know how much supplies & refreshments I will need. Thanks! Tammy