We know it can be difficult to find just the right gift for someone special. Below are a few one of a kind gifts for the one of a kind person in your life.
Give them the World
History in the Skies
The racing planes of the second two decades of the last century were some of the most exciting and dangerous ever flown. This large scale model is true to the original that the Granville Brothers developed in the late 1920’s and early 1930’s. Among the most famous of the Gee Bees was the R-1 which was designed for the 1932 National Air Races. In the 1932 Thompson Trophy Race, Famous test pilot Jimmy Doolittle dominated in the R-1, lapping the field and winning the race for the Granville Brothers.
Anther iconic example is the Spirit of St. Louis, piloted across the Atlantic by Charles Lindbergh on May 20, 1927. Both of these models are extremely well detailed and are crafted from silk over their wood frames. We have several historical airplanes in stock that are perfect for the aviation enthusiast.
For the bike rider or outdoor enthusiast, these recycled bike chain luggage tags are are a sure hit. Hand crafted in Oregon, we have clocks, bowls, frames and more by this enterprising group of craftsmen.
From the Earth
These bookends are crafted from Labradorite stone, they are spectacular specimens from the earth. The light reflected has a neon-glow that is not found in any other natural stone. We have several examples in the gallery.
We are one of the largest art glass galleries in Indiana. The magical play of light through colored glass is fascinating – something about colored light makes you feel good. We have a wide range of art glass from dozens of glass artists.
And then comes Jewelry
Yes, jewelry – you can find all sorts of jewelry almost anywhere. But handcrafted, artisan jewelry – well that’s a much more difficult proposition. We have so much to choose from – like this sterling silver love note pendant.
To this exquisite sterling silver necklace that is adapted from architectural details found on John and Mable Ringling’s Sarasota, Florida mansion Cà d’Zan. Designed by New York artist Cynthia Gale, this handcrafted necklace is created in Bali using repoussé and filigree techniques.
All these items are just a small sampling of the items you’ll find at the gallery – and new items arrive daily, so stop in soon. Hurry because many are one of a kind – just like you know who.