Local masterpieces set for UIW arts, crafts sale

Art, jewelry and ceramics from local artists will be featured at a Christmas Art and Craft Sale set 6-9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at the University of the Incarnate Word.

Sponsored by UIW’s Art Department, the sale will be in Genevieve Tarleton Dougherty Fine Arts Building.

The Art Department promises there’ll be “something for everyone in this holiday season” at the sale.

Featured artists – listed alphabetically – include Cristen Alicia, Loresa Angulo, Catherine Bau-Yassin, Olga Cardona, Taaffe Caton, Pat Gavin, Elmo Guernsey, David Hamilton, Wesley Harvey, Kris Hernandez, Teresa Koslow, Jimena Marin, Roxanne Markline, Denise Martin, Priscilla Martinez, Denise McCoy, Paul Northway, Theresa Northway, Justin Parr, Irene Pierce, Peggy Potts, Martha Prentiss, Laura Quinones, Christine Saalbach, Alison Schockner, Laura Schultz, Sarah Shore, Alejandro Sifuentes, Lucy Springs, Eloise Stoker, Atsuko Taniguchi, Enedina Vasquez, Joanne Villanueva and Karen Yarbrough.

And the Women’s Global Connection, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, will be selling a unique item, said Tere Dresner Salinas, executive director of the WGC based at UIW.

“(I) will sell cards made out of banana leaves,” she said.


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