Artists Sunday: Unique one-of-a-kind gifts

Artists Sunday

Here is a chance to support local artists while giving unique, one-of-a-kind gifts this holiday season.

The Foundry Art Market,100 South Main St., Chambersburg, is participating in the nationwide alliance “Artists Sunday”, on from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.

Click here to see some of the Foundry’s offerings.

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Artists Sunday, falling between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday® and Cyber Monday, is a day dedicated to encouraging consumers to shop with artists; and give something special, unique, and hand-crafted this holiday season.

 Creative talent across the country are participating in Artists Sunday, representing a full range of art, hand-crafted items, and performances.

The Foundry will celebrate the day by having member artists demonstrating their techniques throughout the day. Visitors can watch as oil painters create works on canvas; and watch a printmaker carve and print a relief print by hand in the gallery.

Unique one-of-a-kind gifts

A wide variety of unique items created by local artists will be available also. The Foundry Art Market has more than a variety of paintings and sculpture. Shoppers can find hand-made Christmas ornaments, jewelry, woodwork, fiber arts, photography, ceramics, and more.

Many of the offerings can be seen on the Foundry Facebook page.

 Artists Sunday is the nationwide movement dedicated to supporting artists. It recognizes the impact artists have in enriching lives, communities, and the economy. The powerful new effort is designed to make the Sunday after Thanksgiving the most profitable day of the year for artists.

Consumers are encouraged to shop with artists and give something personal and meaningful this holiday season.

To learn more about Artists Sunday artists, partners, sponsors, or involvement in promoting commerce with artists, click here.  Check out the Foundry’s online gallery here.