Westover arts event set
Posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 3:50 pm
The Messenger, November 2, 2011
The fifth annual Westover Arts Market is set for Friday from noon-7 p.m., with a reception from 5-7, and on Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 1-4 p.m. at the Westover location at 314 West Florida Ave. in Union City.
This will be the first time art lovers and art shoppers will be able to enjoy the holiday event at the historic site, which is being readied as an arts center.
Local artists will be showcasing their work in rooms built in 1879 and will be offering stained glass, Christmas ornaments done in oils and acrylics, wearable art, crafts of all kinds, photography, greeting cards, portraits, jewelry, drawings, wooden bowls, dulcimers, woven items and fiber art and Civil War period clothing, among other things.
The public is invited to attend and purchase unique decorative items and gifts while supporting regional artists and the center.