A is for Alligator by Julia Hansford
Julia’s studio in Sparta is itself a work of art, filled with original paintings ranging from bright zoo animals to zombie bunnies. Her little monsters delight children while adult audiences are intrigued by her more bizarre work. Her alphabet animals bring her new children’s book to life in bright and whimsical style.
5.5” x 7.5” with frosted protective cover, $20. Julia’s studio is located at 46341 Sparta Line, Sparta. For more information, visit www.juliahansford.com or www.facebook.com/hansford.julia or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discover the entire Gift Guide in the Relish Elgin Holiday 2014 Edition.
The St. Thomas & District Horticultural Society Annual Garden Tour 2014 showcased nine extraordinary gardens with a wide range of designs. A variety of styles and ideas could be seen in three St. Thomas Gardens, plus six in Central Elgin where farm field back-drops added a beautiful expansive vista to the gardeners' handiwork.
The St. Thomas & District Horticultural Society presented their annual Rose and Flower Show on Saturday June 21st. The gymn at Monsignor Morrision Catholic School in St. Thomas was filled with beautiful blooms and inspired flower arrangements, along with a popular tea table area where visitors could relax and enjoy the flowers and a treat.