Painted in WaterlogueTwiggs Gallery is a unique venture conceived by local NH, artist Adele Sanborn. Come and browse the art gallery featuring revolving exhibitions of local and regional art. Sign up for art classes and workshops. Shop the store for unique gifts, Duffy’s Attic shabby-chic antiques and Cornerstone Design calligraphy services. Twiggs is the latest addition to the Capital Region’s rapidly growing art community.




Shibori Folding Demonstration by Gail Smuda
Saturday, November 16th from 1-3 pm (Drop in anytime)
Free! Light refreshments will be served.

Gail Smuda will be demonstrating special Shibori folding techniques in the gallery. Shibori is a Japanese method of creating patterns in fabric by twisting, binding, wrapping, folding and stitching the material before dying it in a traditional indigo dye. Once you learn a few techniques, the possibilities are endless!

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Gail Smuda is a Concord-based mixed media artist who has some lovely Shibori scarves and napkins in Twiggs current exhibit, Sleighbell Studio. She is also selling  fiber art, small collages, custom journals, holiday napkins and cards.

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Soap Making Demonstration by Janet King
Saturday, November 23rd at 1:00 pm
Free! Light refreshments will be served.

Meadows Ponds SoapsJanet King, owner of Meadow Ponds Soaps, will demonstrate how to make homemade soap in Twiggs kitchen. Janet is a local artist and artisan from Canterbury. Her lovely and fragrant soaps are for sale at Twiggs Gallery in our holiday showcase, Sleighbell Studio.

Janet uses high quality ingredients sourced from local farms. Her products are created in small batches, using organic and natural ingredients, including pine tar, organic oatmeal, activated charcoal; lemon balm, fir balsam, spearmint, peppermint, lavender and other essential oils, fruits, plants and flowers. Read more about her products at meadowspond.breezi.com.


Thru December 14, 2019

A curated collection of fine art and craft. Locally made and affordably priced for holiday giving! Exhibit runs November 2-December 14, 2019.

Participating artists and artisans are: Anne McMillan, Cheryl Miller, Dan Ball, Don Belanger, Diane Louise Paul, Ellen Kenny, Gail Smuda, Judy Faller, Larry Antonuk, Janet King, Lynn Haust, Lori Rollanson, Mary West, Marcia Santore, Marcia Wood Merinooke, Nancy Evans, Sher Kamman, Sarah Dunham-Miliotis, Shawne Morrill Randlett,  and Sarah Smith.

Sleighbell Facebook event 2019


We have a wide variety of art and crafting classes this fall. Browse the classes on our website or stop in to pick up a class catalog. Classes begin in early September…

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Our shop is filled with art supplies, cards, stationery, wrapping papers, ribbons, Adele’s calligraphy as well as our shabby chic antiques in Duffy’s Attic. There is a little something for everyone!

4 thoughts on “Home

    darleneolivo said:
    May 29, 2015 at 9:27 pm

    Stunningly beautiful!


    Nancy Benjamin said:
    August 21, 2015 at 9:09 pm

    Congratulations Adele! I wish you every success.


    Nancy Benjamin


    Judith Godfrey said:
    August 22, 2015 at 10:25 pm

    I am so eager to visit what you have created; it looks lovely. Congrats Adele!


    Ann Saunderson said:
    November 7, 2015 at 9:50 pm

    had a lovely visit today at Open Doors…saw friends from long ago, had some snacks, got GREAT ideas for Christmas gifts! The artwork is beautiful and varied. What a fun way to spend an hour! Thanks Adele and Congratulations!


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