GIFT GUIDE | Liz Lidgett’s Picks

Posted on Nov 30, 2017 in Events, MAINFRAME News

Liz Lidgett's Picks

Our Dec. 9th Holiday Open Studio event is just around the corner and we asked our friend Liz Lidgett to pick out her favorite gifts made by Mainframe artists. Her refined eye will give you inspiration to find the perfect presents for your friends and loved ones too. Crafty kits, cozy clothes, twinkling jewels and artistic prints are what holidays are made for. And, with 80 artists under one roof, you’ll find something for everyone!

2017 Gift Guide // Guzik

Reversible Flannel Overall by Bitty Buttons // $32
LIZ // “It’s so soft, stylish and reversible. It will be perfect for our son. I only wish that it came in adult sizes too!”

Artist Susan Guzik // “I am so excited to introduce the beginnings of my little boys line…traditional-soft-comfy and so wearable!”

Details // Available sizes: 3/6 month, 6/12 month, 12/18 month 18/24 month // www.bittybuttons.com

2017 Gift Guide // Boz PrintsTHE MIDWEST by Bozz Prints // $30 Unframed
LIZ // “A perfect gift for clients who would love a piece of local art for their office or cubicle.”

Artist John Bosley // “This one is a favorite. I was inspired by the rolling fields of the plains that produce the serene sunsets that grace our horizons.”

Details // 18 x 24 inch screen printed poster // 6 colors on 100lb white paper // Open edition and signed by John Bosley // www.bozzprints.com

2017 Gift Guide // Lawler

LABRADORITE EARRINGS by Jen Lawler Designs // $120
LIZ // “These earrings will go on my personal list. I’m always looking for pieces of unique, wearable art.”

Artist Jen Lawler // “These lovely textured earrings hold labradorite beads that roll freely, emitting flashes of color. They would make a terrific gift for someone special.”

Details // Labradorite and Sterling Silver earrings Handmade with sterling silver and labradorite stone by Jen Lawler // www.jenlawlerdesigns.etsy.com

2017 Gift Guide // The Knotty Nail

MINI DIY STRING ART KIT by The Knotty Nail // $12 each or 2 for $20
LIZ // “These kits are a no brainer for my nephew. They’re affordable and will be a fun project that we can do together.”

Artist Becky Pospisal // “Available in a variety of colors and themes, this free-standing block is the perfect addition to a desk, shelf or mantel.”

Details // 3.5 x 5 x 2 inches // walnut wood with silver nails and instructions // ww.theknottynail.com

2017 Gift Guide // Vigon

Flora Project by Jay Vigon // Starts at $32
LIZ // “This is a beautiful print to give to my parents who have everything. Buying art as a gift can be difficult but this will have wide appeal and is small enough that there isn’t a huge wall space commitment.”

Artist Jay Vigon // “This is part of a digital drawing series based on my fascination with the design of real flowers.”

Details // 10 x 8 inch print, matted and signed // Additional sizes upon request // Email Jay at jay@jayvigon.com