The lovely Featured Artists of 2019: Emily Barnes, Helen Sacks, Emily Lux, Lieta Gratteri

 
 

Suzi’s Lavender presented a special educational event to talk about CBD/Hemp: what it is, where it comes from, and how it helps with pain relief.

 

Our annual Ugly Sweater Party featured Simmer and Slurp soups for dinner and some truly creative ugly sweaters. Photos by Monroe Photography.

 

During Sip, Shop & Stroll in Forest Grove, we featured over 1,500 ornaments in our first-ever Festival of Ornaments. It was a hit! Stay tuned for even MORE ornaments in 2019!

 

A Forest Grove event, the Harvest Festival featured local businesses, wineries and breweries, and music in a fall-themed festival for all ages. It was hosted on 21st Ave. between Main and A St., and a little rain did not keep the town away!

 

Our talented 2018 Featured Artists. Lieta Gratteri, Carolyn Pettitt, Christy Harangozo.

 

Michelle showing off another great collection by Cabi.

 

Local artist Emily Lux brought in copies of children's book she illustrated for signing and a special reading for her reception as our Featured Artist.

 

Ferenc with micro-winery Ipacs Cellers prepared everyone for Valentine's Day with tasting and sales of the Ipacs wine we carry in store, plus Honeywood Winery.

 

Another great year of holiday festivities in ugly sweaters!

 

A delicious day of wine tasting, tea & hot cocoa, chocolate samples, bread, pepperjelly and salt.

 

This year's Featured Artist shows with Brenda Schaffer (May-June) and Anya Doll (August-September).

 

Another fashionable evening with at-"home" shopping with Cabi and Michelle Sprueill!

 

The opening reception for our Helvi Fundraiser Exhibit was a huge success!

 

Another delicious Valentines Day prep with Ipacs Cellars and Delice Confections.

 

We hosted our 3rd annual Ugly Sweater Party on Wednesday, Dec. 7th. Despite the cold, 85 guests attended and had a great time!

 

We hosted a Cabi party for spring wear at the store for easy, after-hours shopping.

 

Wine and chocolate event featuring Ipacs Cellars and Delice Chocolates & Confections. Yum!

 

The second-annual Ugly Sweater party hosted at AFT on the first Wednesday of December boasted 85 guests and a whole lot of silly pictures in ugly sweaters.

 

Last Tuesday Chamber meeting, October. Monthly networking meeting for Forest Grove Chamber members and non-members who are interested in getting to know their Chamber board. Hosted at A Framer's Touch for October 2015. Contact the Chamber to find out where the next location will be if you are interested in joining the event. Snacks, good networking, and in our case, beer by Kyle!

First Wednesday celebrations happen every first Wednesday of the month in Forest Grove, as early as April to as late as December. Wine, snacks, and a good time can be found around the downtown area and AFT!

CAbi Clothing Show May 2015: A fun girls' night with champagne and the fabulous Spring CAbi collection! Presentation by indpendant CAbi consultant Michelle Sprueill.

Valentine's Wine & Chocolate Tasting, February 2015: Local wine and chocolate from Ipacs Cellars in Salem and Delice Chocolates in Oregon City paired perfectly for a decadent afternoon at AFT.

 

Ugly Sweater Party December 2014: AFT customers came with their ugliest sweaters and cheeriest spirits for the first-annual Ugly Sweater Party at AFT! Food, dessert, wine, photo props, and tons of holiday decoration made for a magical night. Over 85 guests attended, with over a dozen door prizes to be won that night.