KU Arts Society Gala and Alumni Artisan Sale Dec. 6

Gala art

KUTZTOWN, Pa. – Join the KU Arts Society for the Arts Society Gala & Alumni Artisan Sale, 6-9 p.m., Friday, Dec. 6, at The Publishing House Co., 243 W Main St. in Kutztown.

Enjoy an evening of cocktails, local fare and music celebrating some of Kutztown University's best alumni artisans. The pre-sale grants early access to more than 25 vendors selling their artwork for the Christmas in Kutztown Main Street event to take place the following day. Music will be performed by the Michael Mester Group, hors d’oeuvres provided by Daily Loaf and spirits by Pinnacle Ridge Winery and Troegs Brewery.

Browse a gorgeous collection of art from metalwork jewelry, ceramics and prints to textiles and illustrations all hand crafted by current KU students, alumni and local artisans. The work of highlighted artists, Jeff Dietrich, Amanda Seanor, Evan Summer and Emily Shaffer will be featured in a raffle which benefits the Kutztown University Arts Society. Raffle tickets will be sold at the event or can be purchased ahead at the KU Miller Art Gallery. Raffle winners will be announced at 8 p.m.

Limited tickets are available and on sale online or in person via the Miller Gallery on the Kutztown University campus, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

The Kutztown University Arts Society raises funds to support arts programming that includes the Promoting the Love of Arts for Youth (P.L.A.Y.) Series, KU Presents!, University Art Galleries, President’s International Quintet, KU Arts Academy and grants to arts-centered programming.

For more vendor listings and information, see the Gala web flyer, Facebook or email questions to info@kuf.org.