Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Proteus Gowanus Invites To An All Day Holiday Shopping Party

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Good things come to those who procrastinate about their Christmas shopping. Here is another great opportunity to get the perfect last minute gift.

Proteus Gowanus All Day Holiday Shopping Party!
Sunday, December 19,
12-6 pm

Are you searching for unusual, offbeat, unique or peculiar gifts to give for the holidays?
Are you dreading the slog through mall and mayhem with the accompanying
auditory torture of repetitious holiday music?
May we suggest you attend our all day (12-6 pm) Holiday Shopping Party and
solve your shopping problem while drinking grog and listening
to unusual, offbeat and peculiar holiday music.
Shopping at Proteus Gowanus is intellectually stimulating, likely to result in conversation
and often amusing. Among the many gifts you might find here are:

Umbrella Bags made by the Fixers Collective - $25
Reflective Vests for Uninsured Bikers - $25
2010 Postcards of the Gowanus from the past 100 years -
A Pocket Cloud, complete with silver lining - $18
Felted Angels- $25
Enameled Jewelry - $40 -$85,
and Knitted Slippers $35 from the Republic of Georgia
Taxidermy Mice adorned with wings and costumes - $70
Fone Art Figures - $50-$150
Miniature Library Furniture made from library catalogue cards - $20-$35
Songs of Lewis and Clark, a CD - $18
Colored Blocks from the Learning Materials Workshop - $30
and upHandmade Book Brooches - $30
A wide assortment of new and rare books
Plus books published by Proteotypes, our publishing arm,including the newly released:
A Little Common Place Book - $15.00
The perfect gift for the itinerant thinker


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