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Go to for all my wife's gifts

I purchase my wife's gifts there. The are locally made, one of kind and nicley wrapped. She has... read more

Reviewed yesterday
riley242018
Agonizing choices

A store that allows you to sample local artists all in one place. Very nice pottery from a variety... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
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By Hand Gallery is a locally owned cooperative representing 13 artisan members and over 70 additional local artists from the Bloomington, IN, area. It represents a variety of mediums including but not limited to: ceramics, textiles, wood, glass...more
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101 W Kirkwood Ave, Fountain Square Mall, Bloomington, IN 47404-6129
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+1 812-334-3255
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Reviewed yesterday

I purchase my wife's gifts there. The are locally made, one of kind and nicley wrapped. She has loved everything I have gotten her over the year. Great customer servce.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank riley242018
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for your kind words and continued patronage! We look forward to seeing you in the gallery again soon!

Reviewed 19 August 2018

A store that allows you to sample local artists all in one place. Very nice pottery from a variety of artists, wood carvings and wood artciles (bowls, plates), and also paintings and sculptures. Many beautiful things, and the hardest part is what to get. They...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank argonaut2
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great selections of ceramics, wood boxes and sculptures, fiber, jewelry, and 2D art pieces. Excellent place to shop for one of a kind gifts with a local pedigree.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank geo-travel-rocks
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 10 January 2018

If visiting Downtown Bloomington its worth a browse through By Hand Gallery. I visit often as their merchandise is constantly changing. All items from local artists and of the highest quality. I have purchased many gifts and have always gotten rave responses from the recipients....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank kilhill
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Artist owned and run gallery. Emphasis on fine craft. Beautiful and varied inventory and many price points.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank RE6877
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 11 October 2017

This was a really cool find. We were just walking down the main strip and stopped in. They have so much cool stuff.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank m0m0feight
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Glad you stopped in, and thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

tons of cool products! love to walk around this store and check all the goodies. the people are always friendly too!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank kelley_lb17
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a wonderful store that showcases the talents of local artisans. You'll see hand made wood working, unique jewelry, gems and minerals, textiles and more. It's the perfect place to buy Christmas gifts while supporting small entrepreneurs.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MissPersonality
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely place to browse and buy. Forney jewelry is amazing and well-priced. This cooperative has been around for a very long time and each seller provides wonderful service to their customers.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Brian W
Tova L, Manager at By Hand Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for the lovely review of our gallery! We hope to see you in By Hand again soon!

Reviewed 27 April 2017

When I am stuck for an idea for a special gift, I always head for the By Hand Gallery. Something always catches my eye that is perfect for the person to receive it. Jewelry, wood work, fiber arts, cards, candles, wall art - all are...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Carol W
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