For Immediate Release
November 20, 2017
Contact: Shawn Vinson, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Giftable Art for the Holidays at Decatur’s DIFFERENT TRAINS GALLERY
Downtown Decatur -- DIFFERENT TRAINS GALLERY, 432 East Howard Avenue No. 24, is pleased to present a salon-style show & sale of affordable artworks by 15+ locally & internationally recognized artists, including Ruth Franklin, Steve Mckenzie, Chris Pig and Kosmo Vinyl. The show includes paintings, prints and pottery, priced under $500, and runs from November 30 - December 30. Gallery hours are Thursday - Saturday from 11 - 5 and by appointment anytime. An opening reception and holiday party will take place on Saturday, December 2, from 5 - 8 pm.
Opened in 2017, Different Trains Gallery is the brainchild of art lovers Sarah Garvin and Shawn Vinson. It’s located in downtown Decatur’s ‘Depot District’, right up the street from the Kimball House. The gallery shows paintings, sculpture, ceramics, textiles, and photography, by local and international artists. They also offer art & design consulting services. Garvin and Vinson have a combined 60 years of experience in the art world. Garvin is an art history major who spent many years in the corporate world before returning to her art roots. Vinson is a board member of the Decatur Arts Alliance and ran The Vinson Gallery from 1998 until 2008.
WHAT: Giftable Art for the Holidays, a salon-style group show & sale of artworks priced under $500
WHO: 15+ local & international artists including Ruth Franklin, Steve Mckenzie, Chris Pig & Kosmo Vinyl
WHERE: DIFFERENT TRAINS GALLERY, 432 E Howard Ave #24 Decatur GA 30030
WHEN: Nov 30 - Dec 30, open Thu-Sat: 11 - 5 and by appointment, reception on Dec 2, 5-8pm