An incomplete list of Shoreline holiday sales and markets: Sideways Studio’s Annual Show in Ivoryton presents an extraordinary collection of work: Hayne Bayless’s celebrated ceramics, stunning handmade wool rugs by Meg Littles, Liz Pagano’s monotypes and Mara Lavitt’s textiles. 11/19 – 11/20, from 12 – 5pm and 11/26 – 11/27, from 12 – 5pm. For more info: www.sidewaysstudio.com Holiday Openings at The Shops on Lyme Street, Old Lyme: EF Watermelon, The Cooley Gallery, Vitality Spa and Diane Birdsall. Holiday party at EF Watermelon and opening for The Cooley Gallery’s Dear Santa and All Paintings Great and Small! Live music at Diane Birdsall and discounts on Gift Certificates at Vitality Spa. Thursday, November 17th from 5 – 8pm. High Hopes Hoedown and Holiday Market, Old Lyme, Sunday, November 20th 1 – 4pm. Over 50 vendors, plus kid’s activities, live music and food trucks. www.highhopestr.org. 10th Annual Hadlyme Holiday Art Show & Hand Craft Sale, Thanksgiving weekend at the Hadlyme Public Hall. With featured artist Barry Elz, nationally recognized Impressionist landscape painter and Photographer. Opening reception, Friday, 11/25, 4 – 8pm. Show and sale continues 11/26 from 11am – 5pm and 11/27 from 11am – 4pm. www.hadlymehall.com Holiday Shopping Extravaganza at the Chester Meeting House, 4 Liberty Street, December 2nd, 5 – 9pm. Local artists and artisans, jewelry, clothing, holiday decor, local edibles. Contact Lisa@tiezziimports.com for more info. Jewelry and Champagne at Artistry, Guilford Arts Center, 12/1 from 10 – 8pm. Sip champagne and view Guilford Art Center’s annual show of 300 American jewelers and artisans. www.guilfordartcenter Maggies of Madison: take 20% off your entire purchase (in-stock items) from November 17th – 20th including Mariposa, Vietri and my favorite scent diffusers, Antica Farmacista.