Purple Friday Giftable Fair and Small Business Saturday

Ryan James Fine Arts Kirkland’s Wine Warehouse District located at 11905 124th Ave NE in Totem Square will be hosting a giftable art fair on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving. Participating businesses include Ryan James Fine Arts, Northwest Wine Cellars, Skylite Cellars and Waving Tree Winery.

 

On both Friday and Saturday, Ryan James Fine Arts will be showcasing original works of art and giftable items from fifteen local Washington artists and eight local Washington exhibiting artists with a price point of $500 or less. On Friday, Northwest Wine Cellars and Skylite Cellars will be offering buy two get one free on bottles of wine, and live music will add to the festive atmosphere. Free food will be available on both days, as will complimentary wine tastings by Waving Tree Winery.

 

The fair is timed to coincide with Small Business Saturday, a nationwide event to encourage holiday shoppers to spend some dollars at local, independent businesses.

 

Exhibitors:

  • Rosalind Brazel of Scarf City
  • Kathy Deraitus of Kati Designs
  • Markus Donier of Wood Studio
  • Camille Jassny of Button Buds
  • Dale LeSangre of Atelier Le Sanger Artisan Jewelry
  • Ed McNamara of Rainy Island Pens
  • Stacy Murphy of Earth and Clay Ceramics
  • Sarah Wilbanks of Sarah Wilbanks Jewelry

 

Gallery Artists:

Peter Juvonen, Gouache   I   Brad Kataoka, Acrylic Paintings   I   Peter Knox, Oil Paintings

Stephanie Lindsey, Oil Paintings   I   Scott Minugh, Ceramics   I   Jara Mohlman, Mixed Media Works

Emmanuel Monzon, Photography   I   Elaine Olofsson, Leather Accessories   I   Amy Ray, Paper Sculptures

Patty Roberts, Glass   I   Joan Stuart Ross, Encaustic   I  Joanne Shellan, Oil Paintings

Kate Testa, Mixed Media Works   I    Tom Trindle, Foam Sculptures

Urban Soule, Graffiti Paintings   I   Jeff Wilson, Photography

 

Date of event: Friday, November 29th 12-8 p.m. and Saturday, November 30th 11-6 p.m.