Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery rounds out the year with exhibits, contest and classes
BY: Metro Source Staff | November 28, 2012
Extended hours and holiday themed classes are featured at Enjoy The Journey Art Gallery, a proud supporter of national Small Business Saturday taking place on Nov. 24. The gallery and shop, filled with a wide variety of unique gift items created by local artisans, is located at 1168 Orchard Park Road in West Seneca.
Enjoy The Journey, which recently celebrated its two-year anniversary, will hold an opening reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, for "The Gift of Art" holiday exhibit highlighting work by East Aurora Art Society members. The exhibit will remain on display through the end of the year. Additionally, a members' exhibit, "The Essence of Art," will open on Nov. 30 and also remain on display through Dec. 31. An opening reception will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 30.
A holiday glass ornament class will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Dec. 1. The cost is $25 per class and includes all supplies, and pre-registration is required.
"Gingerbread Houses with Mom & Me or Dad & Me," a fun class for little ones, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. Accompanied by Mom or Dad, kids will create a unique gingerbread house with Graham crackers, homemade royal frosting, candies and cereal. The cost is just $15 per child, and the registration deadline is Dec. 1.
The popular Wine, Women & Art class, a girl's night out, will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 Thursday, Dec. 13. The $25 cost includes all supplies, and pre-registration is required.
"Inspiration of Winter," an amateur photography contest, is open to all amateur photographers who can submit up to three 8x10 photos mounted on foam-core board. Entries may be submitted through Jan. 24, 2013, and an application can be found at www.etjgallery.com. The entry fee is $15 per photographer.