Linda Miller

Castlegar’s Kootenay Gallery of Art sells handmade gifts for the holidays

The Kootenay Gallery of Art is once again offering a wide selection of items crafted by local artists, on sale for the holidays.

It’s Christmas at the Gallery again.

The Kootenay Gallery of Art is once again offering a wide selection of items crafted by local artists. Items include pottery, glasswork, knitwear, jewelry, paintings, quilting, woodwork and more. Val Field, executive director of the gallery, says they are all unique, one-of-a-kind items.

All purchases made support the gallery, as well as the local artists from Castlegar and the West Kootenay who created the items.

Christmas at the Gallery runs until 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve, and until then the gallery is open seven days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The gallery also offers gift wrapping especially great for those making last minute purchases on Christmas Eve.