Friday, November 23, 2012

Handmade -- All Year Long!

Whatever the occasion, consider hand-made goods from craftsmen working to offer unique gift ideas.  Keep an eye on my Etsy Treasury Lists for unique gift ideas from wood artists year round: 

And here are just a few of the many retailers of handmade gifts to consider for gift giving all year:

Pens and Wood Items:  Greco Woodcrafting

Pens and more Pens: Pen Street Woodworks

Handmade Furniture bySierra Living Concepts

More Handmade Furniture:  tkelly furniture

Fine Handmade Boxes: Watswood

Fine Hand Tools for the Woodworker: Bad Axe Toolworks

Wood Art by Douglas J Fisher

Fine Sculpture in Wood: Mirabelli Designs

A woodworker's dream:  Scott Meek Woodworks

Exceptional Handmade Soaps: Riverhouse Bath and Body

 The Hand Forged Adze: Kestrel Tool

Unique Hand Engravings: Catherine Kennedy Engraving

Wood turning and Furniture:  Brian Havens

Garden Sculptures: Birdhouses by Glenn

Wonderful Woodcarvings: Artist In Wood

and More wood carving, plus classes in Ohio: Wood Carved Art

Colorful wood turnings: Makey77

and Natural-edged wood turnings: J & L Woodturnings

and Turnings from Exotic Materials: Turned To Treasure

and of course, I cannot leave out my own websites for your perusal:

There are Many Many More artisans and craftsmen always ready to commission work for giving, so just Google 'Handmade Gift' if you are at a loss for ideas.  Or check out or for original, unique and handmade items to your liking.  It's a wide world out there, with lots to see and lots to choose from.

Support Handmade Art!