ACC CRAFT SHOW 2001 December 7-9 at the Charlotte Convention Center, 501 S. College St. Exhibit will feature functional and decorative clay objects, hand-blown and etched glass, designer clothing, fine jewelry, leather goods and furniture. Hours are Friday from 10am-8pm, Saturday from 10am-6pm, and Sunday from 10am-4pm. Admission is $6 or $10 for a 2-day pass. For more information call 704-331-8187.
AFRO-AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER 401 N. Myers St. Ongoing through December 9: "HBCU Football: North Carolina Legacies." Returning for an indefinite run: "Juke Joint," Willie Little's exhibition of childhood memories. For more information, call 704-374-1565.
APPLEWOOD GALLERY 3920 Park Rd. December 7-January 30: selected works by regional artists. Show will feature Mary Kelly, Sheridan Strickland, and Cama Tadlock. The opening reception for the artist is December 7 from 6-9pm. Regular gallery hours are Monday-Friday from 10am-7pm and Saturday from 10am-5pm. For more information call 704-525-6162.
ART GALLERY UNLIMITED 507 E. 36th St. Ongoing through December 29: "Those Mountains & Valleys" - watercolors by Dariusz Orszulik, Poland. Hrs: Tues-Fri noon-6pm. For more info call 704-618-6568 or 704-347-0067.
BLUE PONY GALLERY 3202-A N. Davidson St. December 7-29: "Art for the Holidays". Regular gallery hours are Tuesday - Saturday from 11am-5pm. For more information contact the gallery at 704-334-9390.
BOUDREAUX'S LOUISIANA KITCHEN GALLERY Corner of E. 36th & N. Davidson St. Ongoing exhibit of works by artists from NoDa. Hours: Sun-Thurs, 11:30am-10pm; Fri & Sat, 11:30am-11pm. Call 704-331-9898 or visit www.boudreauxs.com
CENTER OF THE EARTH GALLERY 3204 N. Davidson St. December exhibit: Ongoing through December 29: "Robert Gardner - A premier exhibition of new work in glass and steel." Openings first & third Fridays from 6-9:30pm. Hrs: 11am-5pm Tues-Fri, 12noon-5pm Sat & by appt. Details: 704-375-5756 or www.centeroftheearth.com.
CPCC ART GALLERY on the campus of CPCC. Ongoing through December 13: "Stories from the Landscape" featuring works by fiber artists Beth Johnson and Catharine Ellis Muerdter. Gallery hours are Monday-Thursday 11am-3pm and Friday 11am-1pm. For more information call 704-330-2722.
CHARLOTTE ART LEAGUE 1517 Camden Rd. December: "I Spy" an exhibit of small works by CAL members. Exhibit opens with a stocking stuffer sale on December 7. All events are free and open to the public. Call 704-376-2787 or visit on the web at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHARLOTTE MUSEUM OF HISTORY 3500 Shamrock Dr. Community of Faiths: The Spiritual and Religious Heritage of the Carolinas Piedmont runs through April 2002. Hours: Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sunday 1-5pm. Admission is $6/adults, $2/children, $4/students & seniors. For directions or other info, call 704-568-1774.
CHEZ ARLAINE BED & BREAKFAST 425 Pecan Ave. Ongoing through December 5: "Eastern Coastal Scenes & Sailboats" paintings by Elaine Rockey. Regular gallery hours are: Tuesday and Thursday 12-2pm, Wednesday 5-7pm and otherwise by appointment. For more information call 704-643-1211 or visit www.arlaineinc.com.
DAVIDSON COLLEGE GALLERIES Belk Visual Arts Center, corner of Griffith St. & Main St., Davidson. Smith Gallery: On display through December 5: Permanent Collection Works and Paintings by Corinne Duchesne. Hours: 10am-6pm, weekdays; noon-4pm on weekends. For more info, call 704-894-2519 or 704-894-2344.
ELDER ART 1427 S. Blvd. Suite 101. Features works by Douglas Atwill, Robert Chance, Thomas Kerrigan, Paul Ladnier, Sara Dame Setzer, Kathering Webb, Carl Blair, Claire Miller Hopkins, Darell Koons, Jon Nelson, and Amy Goldstein Rice. Gallery also features works from 1850's-1950's. For more information call 704-370-6337.
THE EVENING MUSE 3227 N. Davidson St. Currently on exhibit: Mixed media pieces by artist in residence Kathryn Hughes-Cooper & new paintings by Duy Huynh. Hours are: Tue-Thurs 4pm-12am, Fri-Sat 4pm-until. For more info call 704-376-3737.
CHRISTA FAUT GALLERY 19818 North Cove Rd., Davidson. Ongoing through December 30: "Precious Metal" - a jewelry show featuring works by Lori Warren. Hrs: Mon-Fri, 10am-6pm; Sat, 10am-4pm. For more info, call 704-892-5312.
FOUST STUDIO 5200 Park Rd. Suite 115. "Holiday on Park", small gift sized contemporary art by local artists. Celebrate the holidays during three artful weekends. December 7-8. Call for hours and information at 704-525-7989 or visit online at www.fouststudio.com.
GALLERY AT CARILLION 227 W. Trade St. Thru January 10: "Conveyance" a sculpture exhibition featuring Kevin S. Kennedy. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 8am-8pm, Saturday from 8am-7pm, and Sunday from 12-8pm. For more information call 704-334-8840.
GALLERY L Main Library, 310 N. Tryon St. Ongoing through February 3: "Wrapped in a Living Tradition" - a collection of contemporary and traditional hand-made quilts created by the Charlotte Quilters Guild. For more information call 704-336-2020 or visit online at www.plcmc.org/galleryL.
GALLERY W.D.O. 2000 South Blvd, Ste 610, Atherton Mill. Thru December 24: "Our Last Christmas at Atherton Mill" featuring objects of desire in clay, glass, wood, fibers and jewelry. Opening celebration is December 7 from 6-9pm. For more information, 704-333-9123 or visit online at www.gallerywdo.com.