East City Art’s ⛄ 2020 Holiday Market & Event List ❄

By Editorial Team on December 1, 2020

Check out works by over 60 artists in one location. Handmade paper, prints, cards, journals, and accessories. Shop in person or online! Go to pyramidatlantic.org

The Anacostia Art Gallery & Boutique features a beautifully eclectic assortment of art, artifacts home decor and wearable art from artisans from the African and South American Diaspora. Visit AnacostiaArtGallery.com

Alexandria’s Artful Gift Guide: November 21 – January 9, 2021

In a year of social distancing, the City of Alexandria created this Artful Gift Guide to help sustain the local creative economy. Shop with 20 local artists and makers from across the tri-state area who create unique, original, and one-of-a-kind holiday gifts. Find a juried selection of jewelry, wearables, home goods, prints, and original works of art at every price point. Return again and again to shop for everyone on your list. The guide will be active through January 9, 2021.  spark.adobe.com/page/0cuS6S8sA0o5K/ for more info!

(Artists were selected by a panel of local arts professionals after applying in a free national call for applications. The City of Alexandria does not take any proceeds from art sales.) The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts is a division within the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities. Follow them on Instagram and Twitter via @alexartsoffice.

Glen Echo Park Holiday Art Show & Sale: November 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021 | Saturdays & Sundays, 12pm – 6pm

With so many unique gifts, Glen Echo Park’s Holiday Art Show & Sale is a great place to shop for everyone on your holiday gift list! Located in the Popcorn Gallery & Stone Tower Gallery, the show features the Park’s resident artists and instructors, as well as other invited guest artists. On display and for sale are works in glass, ceramics, photography, painting, jewelry, holiday ornaments, and more! Plenty of free parking. For your safety, Covid-19 guidelines regarding social distancing and mask-wearing are being adhered to. If you are only shopping online this season, visit the Online Art Market at glenechoparkartmarket.square.site  or for general information glenechopark.org/holidayartshow2020

20 District Clay artists, teachers and students will be displaying hundreds of pieces of beautiful hand-made ceramic ware for your holiday shopping pleasure. Give the gift of hand-made in DC and support your local artists. 15% of all proceeds will go to funding District Clay Community Clay Program which offers free clay classes to underserved kids in the District.  For more information visit www.districtclaycenter.com

Del Ray Artisans’ 25th Annual Fine Art & Fine Craft Holiday Market First three Weekends in December:Fridays 6-9pm,Saturdays & Sundays 11am-6pm. Join us for the 25th annual Holiday Market! The Holiday Market is open for the first 3 weekends in December: December 4-6, December 11-13, and December 18-20. Different artists are featured each weekend! For more information visit delrayartisans.org/event/holiday-market-2020/