Friday, December 5, 2014

Holiday Activities This Week-End At Center For Urban Horticulture

Holiday Art and Gift Sale
Here are the activities happening at the Center for Urban Horticulture (3501 NE 41st Street) this week-end:
Friday, December 5 – Tuesday, December 23

Get your shopping done early and support local artists!  Join us for a reception on Friday, December 5th. Exhibit and sale runs through December 23rd, we’ll have a selection of locally made arts and crafts available for purchase at the Miller Library.
Cash or Check only please! 25% of proceeds benefit the Miller Library.
Artists participating this year are:
BARBARA CLARK, carved ceramic tiles
• JENNY CRAIG, Notta Pixie Press, vintage letterpress cards and gifts
MOLLY HASHIMOTO, nature-inspired watercolor paintings, prints, cards and calendars
• ROBERTA MCDARIS LONG botanically themed monoprint cards and prints
• SYLVIA PORTILLO, The Human Hand Card Company, cards, prints, dioramas and botanically inspired, felted wool, wearable flowers
JENNIFER ROSE,  flower photographs, cards and calendars
Amaryllis image by Roberta McDaris Long.
UW Botanic Gardens: Holiday Tablescapes
Saturday, December 6, 10am – 12pm

Want to add a bit of cheer to your home at the holidays?  Whether you are hosting a sit down dinner party, laying out a cocktail table or just decorating your coffee table, join in the fun by creating a custom holiday tablescape for your needs.  This class will focus on organic, sustainable, and edible ornamentation as the foundation. Participants will build and take home their own tablescape following a basic how-to presentation.
Cost: $40; $50 after November 29th
Register Online, or call 206-685-8033
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Saturday, December 6, 10:30 – 11:15am

Birds are enchanting to watch in any season, and these stories show us birds enjoying winter weather. After the stories, make a bird feeder in the program room.
WHOO GOES THERE? by Jennifer A. Ericsson
THE BOY WHO DREW BIRDS by Jacqueline Davies

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