Fall Exhibition 2020
The Gift Of Art
October 28 - January 4
October 28, 2020 - January 4, 2021
Reception: November 5 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
one of a kind, unique gifts featuring
50+ Local Artists & Artisans
400+ New Pieces of Artistry
Supporting Local Art Community
Ruston Artisans Gallery, announces multi exhibition 'The Gift of Art', featuring works from over 50 artists and artisans with more than 400 pieces of visual art and artisan products. Exhibition opens October 28, 2020, and an Artist Reception will be held on November 5, 2020, from 5:00 p.m. through 8:00 p.m., in conjunction with the downtown Ruston “Shop and Stroll.” Refreshments will be served, and entertainment by Bruce Gay will be provided.
It has been a difficult year for everyone in our communities. This has been true for our artists as well. They have had nowhere to showcase their work and few art markets to sell in. To address this, we opened our doors and invited local artists to take a place in our gallery and create that marketplace. We now invite you to stop in, support your local community and local artists, and celebrate the holidays with us.
The artistry spans from artworks to merchandise items, including art gift sets; artistic maps and drawings; books; CD’s; clothing and accessories; cheese boards; commission works; essential scents; garden flags; glassware/cups; hand and grocery bags; handmade teddy’s; home goods; jewelry; luxurious bath products; magnets; masks; note cards and pads; ornaments; painting; paper works; pens; photography; naturally dyed silk pillows; pottery; prints; puzzles; sculptures; stickers; wall and desk plaques; woodworking; and wood and concrete furniture. More items are being added throughout the holidays.
'The Gift of Art' will be on display through January 4, 2021.
Featured Artists & Artisans
Local North Central Louisiana artists and artists, include Alex Hermes, Angela Yarborough; Beauty From Within, Ashley Greer, Bette Kauffman; Dragonfly Co Name, Box, Leangsuksun, Caroline Youngblood, Celia Carr, Dean Dablow, Dianne Douglas, Donna F McGee, Francisco Reyes, Gina Jones, Jack Gates, Janine Hill, Jean DeFreese Moore, Jim Mann, Katey Coates Plummer, Kathy Stepp; Co Name, Keldrick Dunn, Kit Gilbert, Lacey Stinson, Linda Dwyer; Joy, Works, Loretta Owens, M Douglas Walton, Madeline Marak, Marion Folk, Marvin Iraheto, Marlen Waters, Maryam El-Awadi, Noula Rodakis, Peter Jones, Sandy Bennett, Stacey Medaries, Stan Routh, Tammy Tubre; Belle Vie Belle Maison, Tim Hayes, Tori B. Lyons; Artesque, Vickie Harrelson, and Vincent Golshani