Skip to main content

Newark Arts Alliance presents annual holiday art market

Nov 17, 2016 01:20PM, Published by Steven Hoffman, Categories: Arts+Entertainment




The Newark Arts Alliance (NAA) will present the annual Holiday Art Market, on display from from Tuesday, Nov. 22 to Saturday, Dec. 31. Thirteen artists will have booths set up in the NAA’s exhibition gallery with a variety of jewelry, pottery, scarfs, fused glass, paintings, felted art, and more for sale, all perfect for holiday gift-giving. Visitors may shop Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with extended hours on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. All sales will benefit the artists and the NAA.

The Holiday Art Market artists are juried for selection. This year’s artists are: Andrea Barrier (jewelry); Gail Bush (stained glass); Sarah Dressler (fiber art); Eleanor Fink (jewelry); Carole Fox (pottery); Catherine Houghton (painting); Karen Hornor (jewelry); Ingrid Jackoway (stained glass); Jo Miller (felted art and upcycled wool); Karen O’Lone Hahn (pottery, painting, and books); Wendy Shipman (handweaving); Jay Stutman (jewelry); and Mary Jane Tyrie (fused glass). Artful gifts are also available in the NAA’s gallery shop. Art by local artists is guaranteed to be unique and to make your loved ones feel special.

The NAA will hold a free “Meet the Artists” reception to celebrate the Holiday Art Market on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Light refreshments and drinks will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

The Newark Arts Alliance is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com

The mission of the Newark Arts Alliance, a locally supported nonprofit organization, is to provide the citizens of greater Newark with the opportunity to explore and display their creativity, as well as to participate in cultural events that build community.

The Newark Arts Alliance is located in Market East Plaza at 276 East Main Street, Suite 102, Newark, Delaware 19711. Hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., with extended hours on Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Admission is free. For more information about the Newark Arts Alliance, call 302-266-7266, e-mail info@newarkartsalliance.org, or visit www.newarkartsalliance.org.



Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Newark Life's free newsletter to catch every headline



  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/26/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/27/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/29/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Milkweeds for Monarchs

    06/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Help our monarch butterfly populations survive and reproduce by planting native milkweeds. David ...


  • Milkweeds for Monarchs

    06/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Help our monarch butterfly populations survive and reproduce by planting native milkweeds. David ...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/30/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Summer Nights

    06/30/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    On Fridays in June, Mt. Cuba Center extends its hours for Summer Nights. Unwind from your week an...


  • Summer Nights

    06/30/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    On Fridays in June, Mt. Cuba Center extends its hours for Summer Nights. Unwind from your week an...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/24/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Milburn’s Pancake Breakfast!

    06/24/2017
    09:00AM — 11:00AM

    Farmer Jay whipping up pancakes!


  • Wild Mushroom Foraging

    06/24/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Many species of magnificent mushrooms may be growing in your own back yard. Join Tug DeLuce of th...


  • Wild Mushroom Foraging

    06/24/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Many species of magnificent mushrooms may be growing in your own back yard. Join Tug DeLuce of th...


  • Milburn’s Very Cherry Harvest Party!

    06/24/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    No Hands Allowed!


  • Chester County Balloon Festival

    06/24/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    The Chester County Balloon Festival is known as a must-attend event! We are proud to be a non-pro...


  • Milburn’s Pancake Breakfast!

    06/25/2017
    09:00AM — 11:00AM

    Farmer Jay whipping up pancakes!


  • Weeds for Wellness

    06/25/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Some of the most common weeds are sources of medicines, and they're almost always available for f...


  • Weeds for Wellness

    06/25/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    ome of the most common weeds are sources of medicines, and they're almost always available for fr...


  • Milburn’s Very Cherry Harvest Party!

    06/25/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    No Hands Allowed!


  • Chester County Balloon Festival

    06/25/2017
    04:00PM — 10:00PM

    The Chester County Balloon Festival is known as a must-attend event! We are proud to be a non-pro...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/26/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/27/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/28/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Wine and Wheels in New Garden Park

    06/28/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Fourth Wednesday of the Month New Garden Park June 28th 6PM to dusk (Future Dates: July 26th, A...


  • A Healing Journey Support Group

    06/28/2017
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    A Healing Journey is a support group facilitated by peers and tailored for those bereaved by a su...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/29/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Milkweeds for Monarchs

    06/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Help our monarch butterfly populations survive and reproduce by planting native milkweeds. David ...


  • Milkweeds for Monarchs

    06/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Help our monarch butterfly populations survive and reproduce by planting native milkweeds. David ...


  • Spring into Summer ~ Group Show

    06/30/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Oil paintings by Jim Barwick, Ed Bronstein, Gay Freeborn, and Bhavisha Patel. Philadelphia city s...


  • Summer Nights

    06/30/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    On Fridays in June, Mt. Cuba Center extends its hours for Summer Nights. Unwind from your week an...


  • Summer Nights

    06/30/2017
    04:00PM — 08:00PM

    On Fridays in June, Mt. Cuba Center extends its hours for Summer Nights. Unwind from your week an...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/05/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/06/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/07/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Hedgerows for Pollinators

    07/08/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Hedgerows are "living fences" that provide visual screens and windbreaks between neighbors. When ...


  • Hedgerows for Pollinators

    07/08/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Hedgerows are "living fences" that provide visual screens and windbreaks between neighbors. When ...


  • Aromatherapy in the Garden

    07/09/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Immerse yourself in the scents of summer and discover how fragrant plants enhance your well-being...


  • Aromatherapy in the Garden

    07/09/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Immerse yourself in the scents of summer and discover how fragrant plants enhance your well-being...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/10/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/11/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/12/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • A Healing Journey Support Group

    07/12/2017
    06:30PM — 08:30PM

    A Healing Journey is a support group facilitated by peers and tailored for those bereaved by a su...


  • T'ai Chi Chih

    07/13/2017
    07:30AM — 08:30AM

    Interested in exploring a gentle moving meditation that helps dissolve tension, reduce chronic pa...


  • T'ai Chi Chih

    07/13/2017
    07:30AM — 08:30AM

    Interested in exploring a gentle moving meditation that helps dissolve tension, reduce chronic pa...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/13/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Integrated Pest Management

    07/13/2017
    10:00AM — 02:30PM

    Every garden is home to a host of life. Unfortunately, some of the six- and eight legged inhabita...


  • Integrated Pest Management

    07/13/2017
    10:00AM — 02:30PM

    Every garden is home to a host of life. Unfortunately, some of the six- and eight legged inhabita...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/14/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Small Space Gardening

    07/14/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Small spaces can provide big impact and fulfill your need to entertain, relax, and engage with na...


  • Small Space Gardening

    07/14/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Small spaces can provide big impact and fulfill your need to entertain, relax, and engage with na...


  • Enjoy a night out with friends at Mt. Cuba Center. Unwind as you sip wine and create garden maste...


  • Enjoy a night out with friends at Mt. Cuba Center. Unwind as you sip wine and create garden maste...


  • Nature-Inspired Earrings

    07/15/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Be inspired by the beautiful foliage and flowers in our native plant gardens. Learn how to make n...


  • Nature-Inspired Earrings

    07/15/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Be inspired by the beautiful foliage and flowers in our native plant gardens. Learn how to make n...