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Elegant local hand-crafted

Great selections of ceramics, wood boxes and sculptures, fiber, jewelry, and 2D art pieces... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
geo-travel-rocks
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Bloomington, Indiana
Great gifts with a local flavor

If visiting Downtown Bloomington its worth a browse through By Hand Gallery. I visit often as... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
kilhill
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Bloomington, Indiana
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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 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.

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

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.

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.

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!

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.

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.

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

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I love the By Hand Gallery shop! As one can tell by the name, the shop is filled with lovely handcrafted items made by various artisans. The staff is very helpful and the items are all unique and special... glassware, writing pens, wood clipboards and...More

Thank Trekster1
Management response:Responded 12 April 2017

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

Reviewed 6 January 2017

I've patronized this store several times a year since the time that it opened. It always has a great selection of unusual, locally made items including a fairly large selection of unique jewelry. It is staffed by the artists on a rotating basis and they...More

Thank RRichardson
Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Thank you for your continued business! We are glad you enjoy visiting our co-operative art gallery!

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