Art gifts

September 2-8 – Orlando Sentinel

A Peace of My Mind, exhibition of photographs by John Noltner: A Peace of My Mind is a multimedia arts project, created by award-winning photographer John Noltner, that uses portraits and personal stories to bridge gaps and encourage dialogue. 10:00 a.m.; September 8; Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center, 851 N. Maitland Ave. in Maitland;

The art of collecting: the Mateo Blanco collection: At Osceola Arts, Florida-based artist and art collector Mateo Blanco collects modern art from his native Colombia as a means of self-expression. 12 p.m.; September 6; Orlando; free;

Crafty Wenches Night — Cave painting: Crafty Wenches was designed as a monthly get-together with friends to chat over a drink and a simple and different crafty project each month. Proceeds will be donated to Just Our Soldiers Helpers Inc. 6:30 p.m.; September 6; The Winey Wench, 200 Towne Center Circle in Sanford;

Jason Hunt — Moments in Time: 8:00 a.m.; September 2, 6-8; Orange County Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Ave. in Orlando; free; 407-836-5540

The Stebbins Collection: A Gift for the Morse Museum: The exhibition presents to the public an old private collection of 70 works of art by 53 artists. 9:30 a.m.; September 3, September 6-8; The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, 445 N. Park Ave. in Winter Park; $1 to $6; 407-645-5311;

Open doors on the first Friday and Saturday FAVO: Come to FAVO (Faith Arts Village Orlando) for a fun and free art experience. Suitable for children and pets. 5:00 p.m.; September 2-3; Faith Arts Village Orlando, 221 E. Colonial Drive in Orlando; free; 407-222-1231;

On purpose: Explore non-functional ceramic works of art. Think about what the function means. Consider purpose, function, role. etc… art in your life and in your community. 10:00 a.m.; September 5; Orlando; free;

Route 2022: Exhibition of the Carlos Malamud Prize: This exhibition is the result of a collaborative partnership between the UCF Art Gallery at the University of Central Florida and the Rollins Museum of Art. 10:00 a.m.; September 2; UCF Art Gallery, 12400 Aquarius Agora Drive in Orlando; free;