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 Known for its impressive manufacturing legacy as the actual birthplace of our nationís Industrial Revolution, the Blackstone River Valley has become more than that! The region has evolved into a prime haven for top performing arts and entertainment, a captivating destination for family fun exploration and a fast growing creative culture.

Come and discover the enthusiasm, historic and natural wonders that abound throughout the Valley!

Spaightwood Galleries, 120 Main Street, PO Box 1193, Upton MA 01568-6193
Masterpieces from the late 15th century to the 21st
E-mail: or call 1-800-809-3343 (508-529-2511 in Upton & vicinity).

Nationally renown Vaillancourt Folk Art -artists handcraft the finest in Christmas collectibles, including Polish glass ORNAMENTS, historic CHALKWARE figurines made from our collection of 3,000 antique chocolate molds.  Easter and other holiday pieces crafted from 19th c molds. The gallery also displays the largest collection of traditional English Creamware in the states as well as the hand blown glass of Simon Pearce, Bennington Pottery, Debbie Thibault, Rawson's. Located at  Manchaug Mills, 9 Main Street,  Sutton, MA 01590. Tel:  (877) 665-2244
GiGi's Global Specialty Art and Gifts, 12 Main Street, Woonsocket, RI  02895. 401-765-4422


An unusual shop filled with global and local delights - art to fashion accessories and more.



Picture perfect in Pawtucket!

The Rhode Island Watercolor Society presents 15 shows per year in their gallery inside the Slater Memorial Park Boat House, located off Armistice Boulevard, Pawtucket, RI.

These exhibits include the National Watermedia Competition each fall, to introduce artists and their art to the community and are free and open to the public. Hours are Sundays 1-5 pm, and Tuesdays-Saturdays 10 am-4 pm.

The group boasts a membership of more than 300 from New England to Florida and is one of the oldest watercolor societies in the United States.

Contact the Watercolor Society at 401-726-1876 for exhibits or log on to their website at



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