Pawtucket holiday art sale begins Thursday

Pawtucket holiday art sale begins Thursday

PAWTUCKET - More than 30 local artists will be participating in the second annual Holiday Open Studio Art Sale at Mad Dog Artist Studios & Gallery in the Pawtucket Armory Arts District. The event will run from Thursday, Dec. 5 to Sunday, Dec. 15.

The event will kick-off with an evening opening reception on Thursday at 5 p.m. Light refreshments and wine will be served. Running at the same time, in the adjacent Pawtucket Armory building, will be the Foundry Artists Holiday Show.

Locally made items for sale include: lighting, ceramics, glass, decorative items, holiday items, paintings, jewelry, artisan soap and mixedmedia pieces. Event hours are: Dec. 5, 5-9 p.m.; Dec. 6, 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m.; Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

A private shopping event will be held on Thursday, Dec 12, 6-8:30 p.m. The cost is $35 per person. The sale is limited to 36 guests and includes tapas, complimentary wine and free gift wrapping. Reservations are required, email: reservations@maddogartiststudios.com or call 401-722-7800.