The warm and welcoming confines of Artisan Coffee in Janesville — decorated each season with a wide variety of handmade holiday gifts created by many local artists — has been the site of the Country Christmas Show and Sale for many years. File photo

Artisan Coffee hosts 20th annual Country Christmas Show and Sale

Are you looking for that something special for that very special someone in your life this holiday season?

Check out the 20th annual County Christmas Show and Sale at Artisan Coffes in Janesville (located at the intersection of Highway 395 and S. Church Street ) to find that spectacular, handmade art item to brighten up anyone’s gift giving and turn the head of the one who receives the gift.

A show, sale and reception will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3. Patrons will have an opportunity to meet the artists and purchase items from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4. All the artwork will be on sale at Artisan Coffee the entire month of December for those who would like to purchase a one-of-a-kind handcrafted gift item for someone special this holiday season.

Norma DeBaker created this delightful Christmas bulb.

Participating artists in this year’s show include Linda Alberico, pine needle baskets and gourd bowls; Norma DeBaker, fused glass and natural stone jewelry; Susan Dunklau, silk knitted scarves and paintings; Linda Erway, ceramics, critters and cups; Aspen Good, beaded jewelry; Camille Jauregul, designer hot pads and paintings; Ron McBride, metal sculptures and paintings; Isabel Perez-Judge, high-fire ceramic pottery; and many other artist’s items are on display and for sale at the site.

‘Come meet the artists, view some great handmade artwork and enjoy great coffee and snacks from Artisan Coffee.”

For more information, call Artisan Coffee at 253-3000.