Exhibit at Weston hospital
WESTON, W.Va. -- Patients and staff at William R. Sharpe Jr. Hospital invite the pubic to attend an exhibit of their artwork. The "Expressions" show takes place from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 13. Selected works will be sold.
The Rehabilitation Department works with patients to help them express their creativity in different formats. One format is art therapy, and another is a creative writing class. Patients contribute to the monthly newsletter.
For more information, contact John Barnes at 304-269-1210, ext. 277.
Last call for miniature art
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- The 13th annual National Miniature Exhibition at the Renaissance Art Gallery will close Dec. 8.
Miniature artworks by 55 artists are featured -- everything from delicate watercolors to stone sculpture. "There are still many fine works of art available," according to Fern Christian, director of the gallery.
Renaissance Art Gallery, Suite 20, 900 Eighth St., Huntington. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Studio hours 10 a.m. to noon Mondays, 1 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays. For more information, call the gallery at 304-525-3235. For appointments, call 304-453-3187. Email galler...@yahoo.com or go to www.orgsites.com/wv/renaissance.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. -- Painted Palette Art Studio, 824 10th St., Huntington, will host a holiday fine art exhibition and reception from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 13. It is free and open to the public.
Ten artists of the Painted Palette Art Studio will exhibit their works. The show will highlight landscape, still life and figurative paintings.
For more information, contact Patricia Reed at 304-416-2081, patriciareed.art...@gmail.com or visit http://paintedpaletteartstudio.blogspot.com. Gallery hours are 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
'The Gift of the Magi'
WHEELING, W.Va. -- Artworks Around Town, in collaboration with Towngate Theatre, a division of Oglebay Institute, presents "The Gift of the Magi" at Centre Market, 2200 Market St., at 7 p.m. Dec. 10.
The performance is free and open to the public. The production will be in reader's theater style with caroling and reading of the story with narration. The actors will be dressed in Victorian costumes.
The full stage production of "The Gift of the Magi" will be performed at Towngate Theatre at 8 p.m. Dec. 13-15 and 20-21 and at 3 p.m. Dec. 15.
To have your announcement included in Arts Notes, email judy.hamil...@wvgazette.com or send it to Arts Notes, The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301. Artwork can be submitted electronically or by mail. Deadline for inclusion in the Sunday Gazette-Mail is the Tuesday before Sunday publication.