Macon Chiles, 14, shops among the many festive gifts on display at the Spruill Gallery in Dunwoody on Nov. 24. The gallery’s annual Holiday Artists Market, open throughout the season until Dec. 23, has a wide variety of glass, jewelry, ceramics and other pieces of art for sale. Macon is admiring the work of local artist Avery Harvey, who makes figures out of socks.

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