Creative Arts Workshop's annual holiday exhibit has arrived, which means it's time to start shopping. The 45th Celebration of American Crafts runs Nov. 2 to Dec. 24 and features works for sale by more than 300 artists. Whether you're looking for yourself or a person on your list, for something wearable or to decorate a wall or room, you'll find something amazing at this sale. Special related events include Celebrate Style! Fashion Show and Champagne Reception on Nov. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Connecticut Artists Night Nov. 21, 5-8 p.m.; Crafternoon Nov. 24, 2-4 p.m.; and Interior Style Dec. 12, 5-7 p.m.
45th Celebration of American Crafts
Nov. 2-Dec. 24, Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon St., New Haven, (203) 562-4927, creativeartsworkshop.org. Gallery hours: Mon.-Wed., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thu., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m.; Dec. 24, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.