Sidestreet Arts, 140 SE 28th Ave., has decked their walls for December with work from local artists and it all can be purchased on the spot instead of waiting until the show ends.

The Very Merry Cash and Carry Show runs December 5-30 and kicks off with an opening reception December 7 at 6 pm. The gallery community merry-making continues at the Eggnog Social, Sunday, December 16, 11 am-2 pm with snacks and spirits, fellowship and ART

by Amelia Opie

December artists include Amelia Opie, Sharon Jonquil, Michele Sabatier, Gary Hirsch, Irene Lawson, Gia Whitlock, Denise Graham, Jackie McIntyre and a Christmas tree full of ornaments and treasures for that extra special gift. 503.327.8064