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!
St. Joseph (South)
The Shop at Krasl Art Center features decorative and functional artwork handcrafted by local and regional artists. Handcrafted paddle-board inspired charcuterie boards, glass-blown ornaments, ceramic vessels, woven tapestries, and jewelry made from reclaimed and recycled materials are just some of the fantastic handmade finds – stop by their location in St. Joseph to shop in person and find the perfect gift.
Celebrate the Kalamazoo Institute of Art’s annual Holiday Art Sale, the only place to shop an exquisite selection of works by faculty and accomplished students of the Kirk Newman Art School. You will find affordable one-of-a-kind creations that will make great gifts. Shop online through December 19.
The Saugatuck Antique Pavilion’s 24,000 square foot facility is open seven days a week, offering lots of opportunities to experience one of the best antique shopping experiences in the country. Plus, for last minute shoppers, the pavilion will be open on Christmas Eve until 4 p.m.
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.
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.
Mary’s Gift Gallery at the Oliver Art Center in Frankfort is the place to find a one-of-a-kind gift item! Visit them and check out their expanded kid’s section! The Gift Gallery is open seven days a week and allows you to shop locally without worrying about shipping or order backlogs.
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