Tinsel and Treasures


Oct 7, 2017
10:00 AM until 02:00 PM


Come one! Come all! Discover amazing seasonal notions and novelties, whimsy and wonderment!

Bring your friends young and young at heart to experience a magical showcase of over 30 noteworthy mixed-media artisans and creative spirits offering a diverse array of one-of-a-kind, original handmade works of art, unique jewelry, antique artifacts, hard to find vintage supplies, felted animals, home furnishings, wreaths, upcycled goods,  folk art dolls, painted ceramics, organic soap, paper pop-ups, paper-mâché, fabric sculpture, portraiture and both Halloween and Christmas holiday decorations.

Renowned returning craftswomen include doll maker Colleen Moody of Danville, florist/folk-artist Charlene Geiger of Alamo, painter/sculptor Gerry Wallace of Orinda and pet felter/painter Eileen Crowley of Pleasanton.  Three local boutique owners (antiques proprietress Marcia of Cottage jewel, chalk paint specialist Kathy of The Bloom Space and florist/upcycler Kathy of The Flower Theory) plus a dozen new craftswomen will complete the show and surprise our annual patrons.

Each artist has their own signature style from funky or retro to fairyland finery …..Shoppers will find felted creatures, pet portraiture, lacy dolls, painted pillows, wisdom keepers, quilts, scrapping kits, wearable art, snow people, paper houses, banners, crowns & tiaras, embellished journals, jewel boxes, ornaments, haunted houses, French tinsel trims, a tarot reader and more!

The $5 show entrance fee is a 100% charitable donation directly to the Bay Area Crisis Nursery.  The first 300 patrons receive a Danville shopping tote and all guests get a program, discount coupon to Cottage Jewel, plus a raffle drawing for vendor art.

DIY’ers welcome! This boutique inspires artful living.  A number of these professional craftswomen will be selling kits, supplies or offering demonstrations. 

Live entertainment for visitors to the Senior Center plaza on E. Prospect Avenue before entering the show: warm-up by Ellen Frost on the dulcimer and ukulele, then from 11-2, vocalist Stacy Carter.

T&T sponsors: GFWC Danville Women’s Club, the Town of Danville and Cottage Jewel Antiques

For detailed information:  Marcia Harmon, Cottage Jewel (925) 837-2664




View map Veterans Memorial Hall
400 Hartz Avenue
Danville, CA

Additional Information


Danville Women's Club, Cottage Jewel, Town of Danville



Contact name

Doral Allen

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We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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