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Call For Artists: Holiday Art Sale

This is one of our most popular shows!

Deadline to Enter: Sunday, October 17

Holiday Art Sale
November 6 – December 18
GALA Arts Gallery
135 Front Street, Winchendon, MA 01475

Each piece of artwork must be $500 or less. Used to be called “Small Works;” we are now accepting larger pieces

We need Christmas ornaments!

We are also accepting hand-made Christmas ornaments to sell on the tree! Make and bring your ornaments to Drop Off! All ornaments on the tree will be for sale! Mark your prices before you arrive.

Two options for entering the show:

  • Option 1: Online Entry which submits your information & payment to GALA electronically.
  • Option 2: Paper Entry Form. A PDF Call for Entries which includes a form that you print & mail with payment to:
    GALA, PO Box 664, Gardner, MA 01440
    * Please allow enough time for mailing so that your entry is received by the deadline. *

With either option, entry is due by Sunday, October 17th

Entry Deadline: Sunday, October 17th
Art Drop Off: Saturday, October 23, 12 – 3 pm
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 6, 10 – 4 pm
Art Pickup: Sunday, December 19, 12 – 3 pm

You will need to renew your GALA membership on your entry form unless you are a current membe
for the duration of the show. If in doubt, please email

We Need Tree Ornaments

Handmade Christmas Ornaments

This year we will be selling handmade tree ornaments during our Holiday Art Sale! Everyone loves ornaments!

Start making your one of a kind ornaments! You have a few months.

Everything on our Christmas tree will be for sale. All ornaments must be handmade. Bring your ornaments during the art drop off.

GALA receives 20% commission and you must be a member.

If you would like more information, email

Teachers Needed

We are seeking art teachers to teach adults and teenagers painting with acrylic, oils and watercolors in an after school program, either during the week or on the weekends. Please email for more information.

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