Add Oracle’s eighth annual Holiday Gifts & Art Market to your list of this month’s shopping destinations. Featuring an eclectic selection of handcrafted décor and gifting ideas, it opens Dec. 5-7 and continues Dec. 10-14 and 17-21.
The Market, located in a cottage at 35 W. American Ave. in Oracle, is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
New this year: seasonal wreaths; yarn-star ornaments; embellished cigar boxes and mirrors; Kumihimo braided bead necklaces; etched copper bookmarks; fabric and photo cards; beargrass, devil’s claw, and saguaro boot creations; and other up-cycled and nature art. Shoppers will also find imaginative jewelry crafted with glass, stones, metals, wire and beads; paintings and wall art; garden art and lights; collectible artists books; and fired pottery.
Take Oracle Road. (Hwy. 77) north and continue through Catalina. At mile marker 100, turn onto American Ave. and continue for 1.5 miles to the cottage.