|cottonwood bark carving by George Blackstock, $250|
Moving away from family is hard, missing celebrations and everyday moments many miles away. So when summer comes, suitcases are eagerly packed and acquaintances renewed.
|art card by Yolanda Cheung, $4.95|
My, how much you've grown!
So when did you redecorate the toolshed?
What happened to that painting I gave you last time?
Save any embarrassing gifting moments with a trip to the Blackberry Artist's cooperative shop. Local artists and locally made work makes gifting special and meaningful to your far-flung relatives.
And it's not difficult to pack. For instance, this intricate cottonwood carving weights less than a paperback and packs easily into a suitcase. And we have a splendid selection of art cards to go with your gifts.
Buy local but gift internationally.