SANTA PAULA, CA – “Champagne and Shopping,” the Santa Paula Art Museum’s annual holiday market and celebration, is back on Sunday, December 8, 2019, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.! Admission to the event is free for everyone. This year the event will double in size with 25 local artist vendors sharing their creations across the Museum’s two buildings, both of which will be decked out for the holidays. Indulge in a glass of bubbly or mulled wine while you shop for gifts for everyone on your holiday list. Proceeds from the event directly support the charitable work of the Santa Paula Art Museum.
Browse one-of-a-kind items designed by local artists including original art, bags, apparel, jewelry, home decor, cards, pottery, nuts, jams, chocolates and more. The Museum’s very popular gift shop will also be brimming with beautiful, new merchandise. Eventgoers will enjoy live holiday music, festive treats, a hot chocolate bar, and even a craft station where you can make your own gift tags! Guests are also invited to bring a new, unused, unwrapped toy and/or book, or non-perishable canned or boxed food item to support Rotary Club of Santa Paula’s Christmas Basket Food and Toy Drive.
Participating artists/vendors will include Noel Adams Ceramics, Carey Appel, Karen Scott Browdy, Leslie Clark, Shannon Celia, Cocoa Rome Chocolate Company, Corky’s Nuts, Easy Breezy Creations, Eul Hurley, Lisa Skyheart Marshall, Gina Niebergall, Jalada Jewelry, Kathi Clower Jewelry, Little Apple Kitchen, LuLaRoe Apparel, Nate Pidduck Pottery, Anette Power, Carol Roullard, Pointsettias from Santa Paula High School FFA, Joan Sharron, Silk Roads Design, Barbara Spandrio Bags, Carol Shaw Sutton, Mina Wilcox, and Karen Winters.
The Santa Paula Art Museum occupies two historic buildings located at 117 N 10th Street and 123 N 10th Street in downtown Santa Paula. The Museum features rotating exhibitions of vintage and contemporary art, art classes for children and adults, Free Family Days, creative community events, a well-curated gift shop and more. Regular museum and gift shop hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Regular admission is $4.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors, and free for students and museum members. For more information, please contact the Museum by calling (805) 525-5554, or e-mail [email protected].