Holiday Arts and Craft Fair Draws Hundreds

Lots of shopping took place at Saturday’s Holiday Arts and Craft Fair at Crossroads Bible Church. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon

Jewelry artist MJ Oref, owner of Earth Godess Enterprises, models her work during Saturday’s Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon

Staff Report

Hundreds of people shopped the Los Alamos Arts Council’s Holiday Arts and Craft Fair Saturday at Crossroads Bible Church.

The annual Holiday Fair is held indoors the Saturday before Thanksgiving and features more than 100 New Mexican artists whose work is juried for quality and sales potential.

Residents and visitors are given the opportunity to do all of their holiday shopping at this event, plus, the event benefits an organization that brings to town numerous events throughout the year, such as Brown Bag Concerts, Kite Festival, Pumpkin Glow and Coffeehouse.

The Los Alamos Arts Council has presented arts and crafts fairs in Los Alamos since 1967.

Photographer Alan Kirk, owner of Apeak Photography with his daughter Erin Kirk. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon

Pottery artists Johanna and Will DeMay. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon

Artist Carl Gray Witkop of Cloud-Fire Pottery. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon

Tarot jewelry artists Judith and Gino Schiavone. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon


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