Get a jump on your Christmas shopping!

The Artisans Market is a three-day market featuring the hand-crafted work of carefully selected artists and artisans. Artists bring and sell ornaments, ceramics, glassware, jewelry, original art, clothing and accessories.

The Artisans Market opens Friday, November 17 from 5-8pm, Saturday, November 18 from 10am-6pm and Sunday, November 19 from 12-5pm.

The Arts Council will also be hosting an opening reception for two exhibitions, The Way Home featuring the artwork of Mary Ann Southworth and Out of Line, a group exhibition featuring Christy DeHoog Johnson, Jessica Bohus and collaborators, Meridith Ridl and Lisa Walcott.

On Sunday, November 19, the Arts Council will also host two performances of the Nutcracker Ballet Afternoon Tea in partnership with Grand Rapids Ballet.

The Holland Area Arts Council is located at 150 East 8th Street.

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