Kirkland Art Center | 'has' and The Art Shop open!

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Kirkland Arts Center's Annual Fine + Functional Art Sale at Kirkland Parkplace 336 Parkplace, Kirkland 425-827-8219 Store Hours: Monday - Saturday, 10 AM to 6 PM Sunday, 11 AM to 5 PM

holiday saleKAC has taken its annual holiday arts sale and transformed it into an exciting new retail venture: has. Conveniently located at the core of downtown Kirkland, has is open seven days a week, and offers art-making activities for kids and special in-store events. Come to has for a great selection of handmade functional ceramics, sculptures, prints, paintings, jewelry, textiles, and other one-of-a-kind artisan objects.

Through Wednesday, December 30, KAC is pleased to offerart-making activities for kids (ages 4 to 7) at has. Drop your kids off at the store Monday, Wednesday, or Friday at 10:45 AM, and we'll keep them occupied with 90 minutes of great art-making fun. In the meantime, you can get some holiday shopping done! (Sessions 11 AM to 12:30 PM. $10 per child, per session; no activities will be offered Friday, December 25.)

And please remember: with each purchase at has, you'll be providing essential support to individual artists and to Kirkland Arts Center programs.

It's a downtown Kirkland art invasion! Also open for the holiday season is KAC member Rebecca DeVere's new temporary art store, The Art Shop. at 108 Central. The Art Shop opens tonight at 5 PM, Thursday, December 10, and will be open from 11 AM to 7 PM everyday FOR 10 DAYS ONLY. Don't miss it! Featuring artists Jamie Johnson (paintings), Liz Gamberg (ceramics, rugs, and jewelry), Sue Zell (furniture and pillows), Justin Fisher (woodwork), Pilar Loizaga (ceramics), and Rebecca DeVere (voted 2009 Best Artist of 425 Magazine) check out The Art Shop for daily trunk shows, bag lunches, and other events.