A Holiday Art Market

Presented by the Arroyo Arts Collective

On view from November 20th through January 8th
Opening Reception on Saturday, November 20th from 2-5pm

Ricardo Tomasz

The Arroyo Arts Collective invites you experience an assembly of fine artists, blacksmiths and craftspeople at AVE 50 STUDIO for an exhibit opening on Saturday, November 20, 2021.

Shop for the Holidays as you meet and learn about each artist, making your experience immersive and interactive. Find that unique gift for your friends and family – be it a painting, drawing, mixed media, sculpture, jewelry, woodworking, blacksmithing or many other forms of artistic expression in a wide range of styles. If you are a savvy art collector looking for an addition or a homeowner looking for wall decor, or a fashionista looking for cool jewelry, we have the artist you want to meet!


Selected Artists:

Yvonne Jongeling

Adam’s Forge Blacksmiths, Judith Amdur, Michael Arata, Fern Bealmer, Katy Bishop, Maria Bjorkdahl, Mary Cheung, Carlos Cornejo, Aleka Corwin, Amorette Crespo, Marita de la Torre, Ruth De Nicola, Karen Duckles, La Linda Estrada, Brian Giovanni, Maria Gonzalez Ortiz, Leslie Gray, Rebeca, Guerrero, Betty Wan Hamada, Cidne Hart, Kevin Hass, Heather Hoggan, Sandy Huse, Yvonne Jongeling, Linda Lyke, Rosa Maria Marquez, Claire Menegatti, Cathi Milligan, Jacque Lene Rogers-Engel, Connie Rohman, Ricardo Tomasz, Lisa Tomczeszyn, Julie Williams, Roya Yasharpour, Alyson York, and more….


Opening Reception:  Sat. Nov. 20, 2021 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Ave 50 Studio, 131-135 N Avenue 50, Los Angeles, CA 90042

Exhibition Dates: November 20, 2021– January 8, 2022
Gallery Hours: Mon. -Thu. 2pm – 5pm and Sat.-Sun. 12pm to 5pm


Sarah Kramer – Matter of Time

November 20th   Opening Reception, 2-5pm, featuring musical guest Sarah Kramer






November 21st   Life – What A Gift, poetry event with host Linda Kaye and featuring a dance performance by Mary Cheung, Open Mike Sign-Up 2:30pm, Performances 3pm 






December 5th   Jewelry Trunk Show
Single day jewelry Pop-Up extravaganza. Featuring: Henry Chavez, Chloegraphy/Chloe Kono, Acorn Works/Ellen Dinerman, Susan Loraine Jewelry 

Susan Loriane Kromka



December 11th   Sparkle Salt Ornaments, 2:30 – 3:30pm

Create sparkle salt ornaments with artist Yvonne Jongeling at Avenue 50 Studio. Surrounded by the What A Gift Art Market for the holidays, participants will make embellished ornaments with a salty, hand colored concoction. We supply all the materials, but feel free to bring in any other
supplies like beads, string, glitter, or sparkles to make those unique sparkle ornaments of your own.
Please arrive on time, workshop spots are limited.


December 12th  Salt & Gin Soiree, 2-5pm

Join What A Gift artists, Brian Giovanni and Marita De La Torre as they provide some “Sunday Funday” with their very own Salt and Gin Party!

Brian is a gin aficionado and infuser and will mix tasty beverages from recipes including Godmother Artisanal Salt made by salt enthusiast and infuser Marita De La Torre.


December 18th  Sound Bath with Starla Frequency, 3pm

Refresh and reconnect in the midst of the holiday season. Enjoy this meditative experience as you  listen to soothing sound waves that relax the nervous system and clear energy centers.

Wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and blanket to feel comfortable sitting and lying down. Optionally bring a crystal, piece of jewelry or other meaningful item that you’d like to infuse with the good energy of the sound bath experience.


Programming is made possible in part through the generous support of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission and by the California Arts Council, a state agency.