Artists’ reception scheduled for 5 – 8 p.m.
RiverWinds Gallery presents Buone Feste – a feast of holiday gifts, made by Hudson Valley artists, for everyone on your shopping list. Current artists are joined by John F. Gould, Claire Kassor, Myra Kooy, and Victor Mirabelli for a dazzling choice of gifts. The opening reception is from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 9, (Beacon Second Saturday). There will also be a book signing from 3 to 5 p.m. on Nov. 23. This show runs through Dec. 31.
The gift feast includes handmade paper ornaments and wreaths by Alexis Lynch, plus ornaments by Virginia Donovan, Jan Davis, and Emma Crawford; seasonal cards by many artists, poinsettia pins by Kat Stoughtenborough and mystical villages by the Woodcrest Clay Works; paintings by artists Kevin Cook, VDonovan, Richard Gedney, Jamie Grossman, Robert Ferrucci, Hiro Ichikawa, Ellen Lewis, Lynch, Myra Kooy, Kate McGloughlin, Victor Mirabelli, Rick Price, Linda Puiatti, and Ed Vermehren.
Many more items are included along with 2014 calendars by Mary Ann Glass and Robert Rodriguez Jr., and RiverWinds 2013 Cookbook, Bread Etc, featuring recipes and artwork, Essential Nourishment by Marika Blossfedlt and artbooks by other artists. CDs by Jeff Haynes, The Pete Seeger Stories, Bridge Music by Joe Bertolozzi and Open Book’s CDs Out of Time and The Things We Keep.
RiverWinds Gallery is located at 172 Main St., Beacon. Visit riverwindsgallery.com. Hours are Wednesday – Monday noon to 6 p.m., and noon to 9 p.m. Beacon Second Saturday.