Find us on Facebook

Find us on Facebook
Lebanon Art and Crafts banner

Announcing our 45th Annual Christmas Show & Sale

2017 Christmas Show & Sale Photos

Photos will be posted to our Facebook and 2017 Christmas Show & Sale page during the show.

Photos last updated December 9, 2017

Slideshow last updated December 6, 2017

Christmas Show & Sale Calendar

Contact Us

E-mail

Like Us on Facebook

Like us on Facebook to receive show updates and other announcements.

Write

Lebanon Art and Crafts Association
P.O. Box 188
Lebanon, NH 03766

More Show & Event Photos

Photos are posted on the website pages listed below and on our Facebook page.

2017 Make and Take Workshop

Photos are posted on our 2017 Make and Take page

2017 Lebanon Alumni Day

Photos are posted on our 2017 Lebanon Alumni Day page

2017 Board Members

President — Sandra Dickau

Vice President — Dorothy Hayes

Treasurer — Jane Oakes

Assistant Treasurer — Joyce LaPorte

Secretary — Lisa Gray

Thank you

2017

Thank you to Peter Johnson and Bruce Waters for helping us with the show location in West Lebanon.

Thank you to Matt Cross of WNTK/WUVR for helping with radio promotions in 2017.

2016

Thank you to Peter Johnson and Bruce Waters for helping us with the show location in West Lebanon.

Thank you to Bob Sherman of Great Eastern Radio for arranging and HOME Partners for sponsoring our radio advertising on WGXL 92.3 in 2016.

2014 and 2015

Thank you to Duane Cook from Benning Street Square, Inc., who helped us with our 2014 and 2015 shows on Benning Street in West Lebanon, NH.

2013

Thank you to Richard Houle from the Beverage King who helped us with the set up of our 2013 show next to Abby's Closet.

2012 and Before

The Lebanon Art and Crafts Association wishes to express our thanks to the owners of various store fronts who have been gracious enough to allow us to rent space for our annual Christmas show and sale for all the years we have been organized. We sincerely thank Lebanon College for use of their space for our 2012 show.

Special thanks to the W. S. Weiner Dev. from Massachusetts, owner of the Upper Valley Shopping Plaza  who have helped us to put our show in operation for several years including 2007-2011.

Unique Items by Local Crafters

Same location as last year!

Our 45th Annual Christmas Show and Sale is going on now at the same location as last year--in the Staples Plaza at 254 North Plainfield Road, Route 12A, West Lebanon, New Hampshire until December 24, 2017.

For those local to the area, this is in the former Encore Books location between Ziggy's Pizza and Staples.

Scroll down for a slideshow, map, and more details.

Hours

  • Sunday through Thursday 10 am to 6 pm
  • Friday and Saturday 10 am to 8 pm

Raffle to Support Our Annual Scholarship

Our abundant raffle basket this yearJust some of our raffle items this year; view the slideshow below for more

Where else can you get a gift basket valued at over $1,300 for ONE dollar?

At Lebanon Art & Crafts Association 45th Annual Christmas Show & Sale in the Staples Plaza in West Lebanon of course!

Did you know that since 1999 we have paid over $14,000 to local students who are pursuing an education in the arts?

One hundred percent of our raffle proceeds support our annual Lebanon Art and Crafts Association Scholarship in Memory of Alden Burt. In 2017 the recipients were Angelica V. Kirk from Sunapee Middle High School and Benjamin A. Gerow from Lebanon High School.

Photos of most of the raffle items are included in the slideshow below.

The raffle drawing will be held Thursday, December 21 at 6 p.m. Winners will be notified that evening.

45th Annual Christmas Show & Sale Photo Slideshow

All items below were carefully and proudly handmade by the members listed. These photos are only a sample of the variety of items featured at the store this year.

Click the photo to pause the slide show; move your mouse away from the photo to restart.

Photo of our storefront and the Staples Plaza signage plus a list of the items that people will find at our store. Our raffle prize this year is a large basket of homemade gifts donated from each of our members valued at over $1,300. Hand-painted sewing kit and ceramic cup Decorative snowman, 3-D printed earrings, Beaded necklace Holiday dish towel, ceramic beaker, baby's changing mat, stuffed rocking horse Handmade doll, goat milk body lotion, moose ornament Handmade doll dress, hand-painted loon storage box Snowman ornament, warm crocheted hat, set of greeting cards, colorful knit scarf Stained glass loon ornament, pine cone ornament, quilled art, crocheted baby afghan Decorative snowman, floral table centerpiece plus the full basket which includes honey, lemongrass soap, table napkins, and more! Booth photos from these members:  Kathleen Curwen, Susan Cutting, and Marianne Fassett Booth photos from these members:  Lisa Gray, Garrick Ippolito, and Joyce LaPorte Booth photos from these members:  Lois Taitague, Shirley Wahl, and Terry Fitzpatrick Booth photos from these members:  Janice Estes, Fay Youells, and Sandra Dickau Booth photos from these members:  Jane Oakes, Heather Burgess, and Chelsea McDowell Booth photos from these members:  Helen Miller-Shapiro and Kay Mariotti Booth photos from these members:  Valerie Hill, Carl Hill, and Barbara Richmond Booth photos from these members:  Dorothy Hayes and Chris Wagner Booth photos from these members:  Jean McGrath and Laurel Pollard Booth photos from these members:  Cindy Fluette and Erika Konkel Our members participating in the show

Map and Directions

While at Our Show

  • Purchase a raffle ticket to support our scholarship fund for area high school students pursuing a degree in the arts.
    The raffle drawing will be held Thursday, December 21 at 6 p.m. You do not have to be present to win. Winners will be notified that evening.
  • Pick up a scholarship application for your graduating senior pursuing a degree in the arts.
  • Join our mailing list to receive an invitation to next year's show.
  • Pick up a membership application to join LACA with your crafts in 2018.

Thank You

Our sincere thanks to Peter Johnson and Bruce Waters who helped us with the show location this year.

About LACA

The Lebanon Art and Crafts Association (LACA) is a cooperative membership organization based in the Upper Valley area of New Hampshire.

The active and helpful members of LACA represent a wide variety of crafts and craft people in the Upper Valley. 

Types of Membership

We offer the following two types of membership:

  • Individual: "Anyone actively involved in the pursuit of art or crafts and who expects to take an active part in the Association may become a member upon payment of dues."
  • Group: "A group of up to three individuals engaged in collaboratively producing arts or crafts...Group Memberships of more than three individuals shall be approved by the Board.")
More information about membership is available in our bylaws, which can be downloaded from our Applications/Forms page.
The felted hedgehog and all-season cards were made by Sandra DickauThe felted hedgehog and all-season cards were made by Sandra Dickau