Local Rainbow Beach business, Bessie will be joining artists and other crafters to showcase their handmade products at A Christmas Affair. Mother/Daughter team at Bessie create eclectic handbags, totes and purses out of retro and authentic vintage materials as well as contemporary Australian and Japanese fabric. Many repurposed and remnant fabrics were sourced around Gympie.
Even doilies come into their own. They will also have homewares and items for children on display, perfect for Christmas.
Check out Bessie at A Christmas Affair, or browse over a cocktail at the event Friday night. Held FRIDAY 2 and SATURDAY 3 December, 9am – 4pm at the CIVIC CENTRE, MELLOR STREET, GYMPIE, there will be lots of stalls:
Antiques & Collectables
Beautiful handcrafted Christmas Gifts
Handmade soaps, dolls, bears and wooden toys
Heaps of special gifts to choose from for your loved ones and friends.
CHRISTMAS GOURMET FOODS & WINES
FINE ART & CRAFT EXHIBITION
An exhibition by fine artists – paintings, photography, ceramics and
jewellery – open throughout “A Christmas Affair”
FOOD, DRINKS, ENTERTAINMENT
“Summertime” Parade at 11am each day
Roy Craswell – expert in Moorcroft 11.30am each day
Christmas Carolist – Laura Manton 2pm each day
FRIDAY EVENING 2 DECEMBER
‘COCKTAILS AT 7’ and AUCTION OF FINE PIECES
Tickets – Little Haven – all stalls open
KID’S ART IN THE PARK – SATURDAY 3 DECEMBER
9 – 12 noon
Must be accompanied by an adult
Santa appearance at 11.30am
All at “A Christmas Affair”
In support of Little Haven Palliative Care