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Gifts For the Art Lover on Your List

West Michigan’s art museums, galleries, and artist markets will help you find the perfect present for the art lover on your gift list this season!

 

South Haven (South)

Explore the online gallery of the Mistletoe Market in South Haven and be connected directly to local artists and artworks available for purchase through December 23rd. 

Saugatuck (South)

Ox-Bow School of Art in Saugatuck will have special merchandise available on their online shop, including cookbooks, glassware, t-shirts, vases, and a new scent – the Mary K. If you are unsure what to get someone, you can gift a membership or order a gift card that can be used on no-credit workshops, cabin rental, or in the Ox-Shop itself.

Lowell (Central)

The LowellArts Artist Market features giftable fine art and fine craft works by Michigan artists. This season, the gallery space has been transformed into a retail setting with unique, one-of-a-kind items available for sale at a range of price points. The annual market is a great place for people to purchase handmade items during the gift giving season. This year, the sale dates are extended into January to allow more shopping times.

Muskegon (Central)

Find one-of-a-kind items created by Michigan artisans at Muskegon Museum of Art store.

Big Rapids (Central)

Trying to find the perfect gift for a loved one? Take the opportunity to explore the Holiday Market in Big Rapids through December 24th to find those special gifts created by Michigan Artists. 

Traverse City

Visit the Dennos Museum Center’s Mini Holiday Artist Market, December 1st-23rd, online through the museum store. Over 20 Michigan artists have been working hard to continue this yearly tradition and now you can meet them and their work from the comfort of your home. Find unique holiday cards, fairtrade ornaments, 2021 calendars, and endless art-inspired gifts.

Frankfort (North)

Find items from local and regional artists at the Holiday Market at Oliver Art Center in Frankfort. 

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