Creative Panda Trunk Show Featuring Shonda Proffit at Brightside Gallery May 7, 2016 11 am to 4 pm
Join Shonda Proffit on the front porch of Brightside Gallery, 170 Worth Street, Asheboro, NC, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 7. Shonda’s artist name is “The Creative Panda” and she specializes in making gift baskets, all natural body scrubs and body oils, crocheted dish cloths and floral arrangements.
Shonda is a stay at home wife and aunt. She is very passionate about caring for babies and children. Over the last fifteen years, she has welcomed 14 babies into her home. Shonda’s other passion is creating and designing. Her dream has always been to start her own business.
This is a perfect shopping opportunity for special ready-to-give Mother’s Day gifts, as well as supporting a local artist!
Local Author Book Signing Featuring Bette Burgess May 7, 2016 11 am to 4 pm
On May 7 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Elizabeth Burgess will greet visitors on the porch of Brightside Gallery, 170 Worth Street, Asheboro, NC. She will be selling and signing copies of her poetry anthology, “Meadow Keep, A Celebration of the History, Folklore and Superstitions of Herbs.” North Carolina Poet Laureate, Dr. Shelby Stephenson, introduced “Meadow Keep” at the Asheboro Rotery Club several months ago. The collection celebrates the history, folklore and superstitions about herbs. It is a journey into the world of herbs that have delighted mankind for centuries.
She will also bring along her three southern novellas, “Prison Camp Road”, “ A Day in Cascilla”, and “The Twins Café”, as well as her children’s book, “Jodi and the Backyard Bullies.” Burgess will also be selling her own handmade pottery wall pockets and small pottery bowls. She is a retired teacher and writing and pottery are her favorite hobbies.
This is a perfect shopping opportunity for a special Mother’s Day gift, as well as supporting a local author!