Add warmth and value to your holiday gift giving with handmade items for your cherished family and friends. From large platters, bowls, wine coolers, handbags and artwork to a mug, pin or a special card and book. Buy local and support community artists while visiting the four Ellison Bay galleries holding a holiday open house.
Turtle Ridge has very affordable art canvas bags, small leather pouches, art cards, scarves and unique leather handbags. Come in to see Mary Ellen Sisulak’s new mixed-media artwork incorporating leather and stones. Their selected clothing lines will be on sale. Art Camps and gift certificates also make a great gift. Turtle Ridge is open daily 10 am to 5 pm, but closed Nov. 23.
Clay Bay Pottery will offer new pots featuring Christmas and winter themes. They will also show their work at the Holiday Craft Fair in Sister Bay at the Village Hall Nov. 24 & 25, 10 am – 4 pm.
Ellison Bay Pottery is open for during Black Friday and Small Business Saturday from noon to 4 pm. There will be refreshments, gift ideas, a free gift with each purchase and a drawing for a set of pottery goblets. For more information visit ellisonbaypotterystudios.com.
Gills Rock Pottery will be open 10 am to 5 pm Nov. 24 & 25. They will showcase their 2017 holiday pottery collection. New pieces, fresh from the kiln, will be for sale. For more information visit gillsrockpottery.com.