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5 Stocking Stuffers from Local Artists

12/03/2020 12:28PM ● By Rachel Miller

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS- Nothing brings holiday cheer more than gifting locally, and these artists have the perfect gift for you. These small, one-of-a-kind gifts are the perfect stocking stuffers and guaranteed to bring a smile to a loved one’s face over the holidays.  

Holiday Ornaments

Holiday Ornaments by Jennifer Baker

These beautiful glass ornaments make the perfect gift for the decorator in the family. Each ornament is handmade kiln formed glass by local artist Jennifer Baker. The ornaments come wrapped in an elegant silver gift box with a bow, ready to be gifted to a loved one. All ornaments include Baker’s signature, Steamboat Springs, CO and the year 2020 engraved on the back for lasting memories. 

Visit Jennifer Baker’s store online and find her work currently on display at these Steamboat Springs galleries: Pine Moon Fine Art and Gallery 89.

 Jewelry by Tibby Speare

Turquoise and Moroccan Silk Czech Glass Earrings by Tibby Speare

From a Red Tiger Eye necklace to Turquoise and Czech glass earrings, Tibby Speare has the perfect jewelry piece for that special someone. By using high quality metals and stones from around the world, Speare designs and handcrafts her jewelry, making each piece distinctive. Tibby Speare’s work can be found at Pine Moon Fine Art Gallery in downtown Steamboat Springs, or you can shop for her work online.

Gift Store at Steamboat Art Museum

Custom Leatherwork by Platte Summit Saddlery

Having a hard time thinking of what to gift your family and loved ones? You’re guaranteed to find something special here. The Steamboat Art Museum Store features over 25 local artists, offering a wide variety of artfully made gifts. From custom leatherwork and greeting cards to handcrafted coffee mugs and other glassworks, Steamboat Art Museum Gift Store has something for your holiday shopping needs. Stop in and support your local artists or visit online

 Original Hand-Made Hats

Original hand-made hats by Sue Gallion

It’s winter in Colorado – who doesn’t need a warm, knit hat? Since her teenage years, local artist Sue Gallion has been making her own clothing and these adorable hats make for the perfect stocking stuffer for just about anyone at any age. Offering a variety of colors, these original hand-made hats will keep you warm. Shop Gallion’s work online or view her work at Pine Moon Fine Art in downtown Steamboat Springs. 

Holidays in the Rockies

Wood Burned Sun with Flowers Bamboo Cutting Board and Dandelion Utensils by Barb King

As a result of COVID-19, the Depot Art Center has been closed to the public, so as an alternative, Steamboat Creates is utilizing their website to list artwork and items on sale for holiday gifts. From books and candles to soap and cutting boards, these works are a great way to gift locally and support artists. Once a purchase is made, a contact-free pick-up date and time will be arranged. Visit the store online