Just in time for holiday shopping, an arts and crafts fair will be held at Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Handmade, high-quality items will be for sale from the following vendors: Bonnie Roberson, baskets; Ri Noel Tarnpoll, hand-painted sweaters; Anna Henkenjehann, local raw honey products; Maegan Lea, wheel-thrown pottery from Fickle Pottery; Kay Moser, Christmas decorations; Ester Gore (The Flavor Exchange), infused olive oils; Stephanie Carter (Ithaca Acres Creamery), goat cheese products; Bonnie Howard, soaps (The Village Soapsmith); James Watts, hand-carved wood products; Betty Hill, jewelry; Betsy Younger, wheel-thrown stoneware; Janet Fowler (Sandhills Feed & Supply), embroidered tea towels; Jen McRae, one-of-a-kind canvas earrings crafted from acrylic paintings; Pat Talcot, quilting items; Blanche Woodruff, handmade quilts; Steven Graves, paintings, cards, Christmas wreaths and crosses of silver wire; Valeria Lunceford, aprons, crocheted dish cloths and kitchen hangers; Christine Abbot, knitted items; Pam Zell, essential oils; Amy Venci, handmade knitted blankets; Lana Horton, shadow box frames and vintage and contemporary jewelry; Roberta Bozarth, stained glass; Sara Dawn Lucas, jams, jellies and pickles; Teresa Valdiva, jewelry; Christi Hocking, handmade Christmas items; Donna Tanner, grapevine wreaths; Nancy Gagnon, table runners, pillows and placemats; Sandra Sweat, pillows; Marilyn Idol, doll clothes, girls’ aprons, doll sleeping bags and tooth fairy pillows; and baked goods from G. Charles Bakery.
Also included will be a cash raffle and silent auction of more than 60 items, including beautiful gift baskets and original art.
Proceeds will go toward missions and scholarships for high school seniors and college students. The fair is sponsored by the Brownson Presbyterian Women.
Brownson’s address is 330 South May St., Southern Pines. Admission is free and parking is available behind the church off Ashe Street for easy access to the fair entrance.