Mother’s Day is almost here. Choose from these fabulous finds, handmade in America, to show how much you love that special mom in your life!
How pretty. From painter Natasha Wescoat, a limited edition canvas print of “Light and Dark” measuring 16″w x 12″h on 13″h x 19″w fine art canvas, signed and numbered. Priced at $130.00.
Write a sweet note in this one-inch square book. It features hand-embossed brass covers and eight hand-cut ivory card stock blank pages. Front and back covers are embossed with flower patterns, with MOM hand-stamped on the front cover. Tied with a red grosgrain ribbon. Only $14.00 from Michelle Mach.
Cool, casual, and chic in organic cotton! Artist Amber Coppings makes hand-dyed scarves from 100% U.S organic cotton. These are low impact, low water, high colorfast fabric dyes, $36.00. Each is a unique creation. Preshrunk.
Beautiful “Golden Seahorse” by sculptor Jason Nelson, carved from Japanese Pyophyllite (AKA Wonderstone), with Quartz eyes, mounted on a Granite specimen that has some Tourmaline inclusions. 10″ x 7″ x 5″ (including the base), $600. Free shipping within North America.
Ceramic artist Sara Hunter designed this useful and pretty sea turtle butter dish, $32.00. White earthenware clay, lead free with food safe underglaze paints and glazes. Tray measures 8″ long.
Celebrate life’s little miracles. Artist Alison Lynch offers this collage called “Each Day,” of vibrant, colorful cut and torn handmade papers in various textures and patterns on a 6 x 6 wood panel. $64 from her studio at Burnish and Brush.
Mom will love this silver floral necklace by artist Jennifer Dermer of Casa Linda Studio. The flower is 3″ in diameter and sits on a 15 strand sterling silver cable. Inspired by the works of A.R. Valentien, who was commissioned to paint all the California Native Flowers.
For Moms who are knitters, a yarn bowl could be just right! This little French cottage design is porcelain with black walnut and amber glaze, measuring 5 ½” x 3” tall, and will keep her yarn from tangling – while reminding her of your thoughtfulness. $35.00 from potter Leslie Hagen.
This top is fun and different! “London in the Rain” is a half-sleeve top screen printed by hand with an illustration by Los Angeles artist Thea Saks. 100% cotton, with an image on the back of Londontown. Snap it up for $40.00.
Surprise Mom with this Carolina Wren, perched peacefully on a fruit tree branch. Created from copper by Catherine Murphy of Haw Creek Forge, the piece is finished with a durable clear coat for use in a garden, 6” high and 10” wide and rests on a 36″ garden stake. $62.00
Bead artist Cheri Meyer offers a freeform Peyote Stitch Beaded Bracelet that Mom will love. Fits wrists between 6 ¼” to 7 ¾”, priced at $150.00. Made of seed beads, copper with brass inlaid abalone filigree, bronze, copper, turquoise, fresh water pearl and Czech glass beads.
This lovely scene will remind Mom of the seashore. Original oil and acrylic painting called “Beach Bouquet” is on primed archival paper by artist Elaine Mari. It measures 4 x 6″ and is priced at $60.00.
Dress Mom in style with this lovely nuno-felted shawl, inspired by watercolors, by textile artist Elynn Bernstein. Light as a feather and super soft, it measures 17.5″ x 80″ and can be yours to give for $250.00.
Doll collectors will love this one of a kind angel from Divine Angel Shop, $49.99. She is 14” tall, and her crepe back satin ivory dress is accented with two panels of gold and ivory fabric that match her sleeves and bodice.
Express your love with these colorful handblown glass ornaments, $75 each. They measure 6″h x 6″w and are created by Josh Ries and Todd Hansen at Art of Fire Contemporary Glass Studio.
Hand-Knit cowl neck scarf in Rust by Elena Rosenberg of Tickled Pink Knits is 100% mulberry silk. Measures 32” x 8” and priced at $120.00. Perfect for slipping on for a pop of color and just enough warmth with your spring and fall wardrobe. Wonderful for travel.
What fun! This whimsical knitted teapot with a cupcake perched on top couldn’t be any cuter. Handmade by fiber artist Leisa Rich , $275.00. In shades of pink, it’s made of recycled wool and cashmere sweaters. Inside is a sturdy wrought iron base.
This handsome obsidian glass bowl is sleek and sophisticated, and just right for her contemporary décor. Handmade in New York City by Corporan Glass, it’s priced at $1,100.00. The glossiness of the interior is balanced by the satin finish of the exterior.
Millefiore fused glass earrings dazzle with brilliant blossoms by PickleBerries, $20.00. Sterling silver ear wires. They come in a delightful little Chinese takeout box, just perfect for giving.
Decoupage glass plate by Sharon Mooradian is 10” x 10” and can be used on tabletop or hung on the wall. With a lovely seashell motif, this piece has charm and character. $35.00.
Wow! The best card ever – and a keepsake. From Alton Weekes, this “Sparkle Flower Bloom” comes on metallic heavy weight paper bearing an orange gerbera daisy with rhinestone button. Comes with matching envelope. $20.00, in a signature black gift box.
Pretty wine goblets, handpainted with dragonfly or grapes from Kenlynn at Lucinda Gallery, $16.00 each. She uses special paint and a process which bakes the paint into the glass. Top-rack dishwasher safe.
Pet portrait artist Maggie Weakly creates whimsical paintings of Mom’s best friend. Painted on wood and ready to hang. Various sizes available – 8” x 8” personalized pet is $210.00.
Crazy-quilt heart rattles are handmade by ceramic artist Cathy Crain, $16.00 each. Measuring 4” wide. One-of-a-kind with different designs and glazes on both sides. A great conversation piece that she will love!
Make a statement with these contemporary porcelain bud vases by artist Hiroe Hanazono. Set of three, $120.00. Available from The Clay Studio, they are available in a variety of colors.
Melt her heart with this gorgeous “Daughters of Zeus” sterling silver copper necklace by artist Kristine Schroeder. Inspired by a brooch motif found in a book of Victorian jewelry, it sells for $375.00.
Check out this fun floral handbag for spring and summer, $58.00. Handmade by artist Coco Kulkarni, it has three interior pockets and comes with a vibrant silky scarf. A roomy 21” x 14”, it will be one of Mom’s favorites.
Delightful fused glass panel with Poppies motif by artist Denise Childs measures 8” x 8” and will be so pretty hung in a window. Priced at $55.00 and ready to hang.
Mom will enjoy wearing this lovely denim colored handmade woven Kumihimo bead bracelet, from Ema K Designs, $65.00. About 8 ½” long, it is made of Miyuki glass seed beads, sterling silver beads and findings.