NH Open Doors plus May News at Twiggs

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Live Music: Saturday from 12-3 with Country Crow

Twiggs owner, Adele Sanborn, is a calligrapher and mixed media artist. She would like to invite you to join her as she opens her working studio for the NH Open Doors tour. She will be doing a demo each day demonstrating everything from calligraphy to paste paper to book making. This year, she is sharing her studio space and gallery with five other artists who will be selling their work as well as demonstrating their craft. The artists are; photographer Gail Rousseau, bead artist Gail Devoid, book artist Gail Smuda, basket maker Lisha Kimball and seamstress artist Beth Roy.

All weekend long, enjoy 15% off everything in the store at Twiggs! Browse the shop for wonderful cards, gifts, fun art supplies and great shabby chic antiques.
(Sale does not include original art and calligraphy.)

On Saturday from 12-3, blues and folk group, Country Crow, will be playing live in the gallery. Refreshments will be served!

Click here for more information and a fun itinerary for the day!

Download NH Open Doors Flyer

MAY Make & Takes with Mae! FREE!
Our very own Mae will be doing three free Make & Takes this month. Bring a friend or the whole family to enjoy some crafting goodness!

Mae Portrait

NH Open Doors: Saturday, May 6 from 1-3  
Create an adorable little book using a variety of papers and ribbons.

Mother’s Day Weekend: Saturday, May 13 from 1-3 pm
Make this fun Mother’s Day card

Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday, May 27th from 1-3
Learn how to craft these super cool paper feathers.


Twiggs spring classes are running through early June. There are a lot of fun classes to choose from! We have a wide variety with a little something for everyone. Check out the class roster on our website at twiggsgallery.wordpress.com.

Thru May 13, 2017

A Little Abstracted showcases abstract artwork that employs intense color, bold shapes and intriguing textures. Twiggs guest curator artist Marcia Santore invited three NH artists to join her for this exhibit: Kate Higley, Ethel Hills and Lotus Lien. Together, their art is hot and wild, full of mystery and movement.

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MAY 20- JULY 1, 2017
Artist’s Reception: Thursday, MAY 25 from 5-7 pm

ELEMENTS references the four elements: Earth, Air, Fire and Water. These elementsinspire us with their beauty, brutality, and changeability.  They sustain us throughout our lives and eventually dissolve us after death.

Four NH artists have chosen to honor these four elements as the ultimate catalysts for their creativity. Russet Jennings connects with the Earth via her garden drawings. Ann Saunderson honors Air and a friend’s spirit with her ink on yupo paintings. Melissa Hinebauch manifests Fire with her hot, brilliant paintings and Sheryl Kamman’sphotography captures the grandeur of Water in nature.

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“The world’s favorite season is the spring.
All things seem possible in May.”
–  Edwin Way Teale


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