Season’s Sparkles gift sale to begin

Handcrafted gift items will be on display at the Summerland Arts Centre and Gallery.

Handcrafted gift items will be on display at the Summerland Arts Centre and Gallery as the annual Season’s Sparkles gift sale begins later this month.

The event will begin on Friday, Nov. 29 from 5 to 9 p.m. during the Summerland Festival of Lights. Items include handmade soaps, felted boots and hats, jams and salsas, painting, jewellery and pottery.

Sue Gibbs of the Summerland Community Arts Council said cider and food will be available in the Adams Room of the gallery during the Festival of Lights.

In addition, a children’s activity area with crafts and face painting will be set up in the room at the back of the gallery.

Gibbs said around 25 artists are expected to have their items included in the juried event. The sale continues until Dec. 14.