Art Walks is a new event that is happening on the first Friday of every month in downtown Torrington in the Litchfield Hills. Many businesses start the "hop" as early as 1pm, with festivies lasting into the early evening, later as the days become longer. Experience your creative side, visiting with local artists and arts minded businesses. Venues will be offering debuts of guest artisans, art talks, music, refreshments, introductions of their newest works, raffles, and SALES!
During the Art Walk -- Wine and Chocolate on February 6 four businesses have teamed up to offer something special. Dawn Hill Designs is offering free samples of wine plus chocolates from local chocolate makers. A Free box of Russel Stover chocolates for your Valentine with a qualifying purchase from Feb. 1-14. *While supplies last. All items with a heart within the studio are 25% off Feb. 1-7.
Kelly's Crystals Boutique is featuring Valentine's Day themed gifts. Free chocolates with any purchase and Swarovski Crystal Heart Earrings with any $25 purchase.
Karen Rossi Studios is offering a Free box of chocolates with qualified purchases. All items with a heart within the studio are 25% off their regular price. Karen Rossi Studios is also featuring the work of textile artist Doreen Breen and $10 off mixed-media scarves during Arts Walk. Doreen Breen's wine reception will be from 4-7pm. For more information on Rossi and her creations visit
Stepping Stones Studio will display work by sculptor Dennis Bialek with a 25% discount on his small bird sculptures during Arts Walk (regularly priced at $50). Also on February 6th will be the opening reception for the work of mixed-media painter Amber Miada. The reception for Amber will be held from 4-7pm.
The next "Art Walk" is planned for March 6. For more information visit
http://www.artswalk.info. For more event information on the Litchfield Hills visit www.litchfieldhills.com