Mulvane Merriment:

Washburn University

TOPEKA- Shopping will be festive at the Mulvane Merriment holiday event 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at the Mulvane Art Museum on the Washburn University campus.

The event will feature:

*The sale of exclusive ornaments by Mike Savage, Kymm Hughes and Albo Glass.

*Original works available for purchase by John Cohorst, Omaha, Neb., pottery; Dolores Corcoran, Topeka, ledger paintings and masks; Joyce Furney, Manhattan, raku; Jami Hamilton, Kansas City, lampwork bead jewelry; Maggie Jones, Topeka, sculptures; Dee Newbery, fused glass; and Val Smith, Topeka, silversmith jewelry.

*Silent auction of works by 19 artists, ranging from blown glass, jewelry and raku to stained glass, prints and photography.

* Box lunches will be sold from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Decorated holiday cookies and individual cinnamon rolls also will be sold throughout the day. Mulvane Merriment is a benefit for the Mulvane Art Museum, sponsored by the Mulvane Women’s Board. For information, call 785-272-5850 or go to

The Mulvane Art Museum is located on the campus of Washburn University, at 17th and Jewell Streets. Parking is available directly to the west of the Museum.