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Such anusual art.

The art is so beautiful, so unusual. I have never seen anything like it seems simple and yet... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
Sheila P
Charlottesville, Virginia
Fascinating and friendly

We had wanted to visit Artful Gifts before wi had dinner at Byers Street Bistro, but discovered it... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
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6 Byers St, Staunton, VA 24401-4226
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

The art is so beautiful, so unusual. I have never seen anything like it seems simple and yet unique. I want those legwarmers, the scarfs, the purse.. Lisa is so welcoming and just gives you the most sincere welcoming hug. I want to have a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We had wanted to visit Artful Gifts before wi had dinner at Byers Street Bistro, but discovered it was closed. As we were walking away, we saw a woman gesturing to us and saying "I'm the owner. I'll open for you if you'd like to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Please visit this unique shop and it's mindful and living owner. You will be delighted and learn much of her efforts as a socially responsible artist and her visits to Mongolia. The fiber creations are very well priced and exquisitely crafted. As a small note...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank anitaMidlothian
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I rode by this wonderful shop during my BIKE VIRGINIA stay in Staunton. This shop just drew me in. The owners - a couple, Lisa and Jim Jacenich, are DELIGHTFUL. Their collaboration - both fiber artists, is amazing. The colors, the designs are whimsical and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KDB21
Reviewed May 1, 2016

This boutique is one of the most interesting little hideaways tucked into a lower level of Staunton's Wharf. True craft is worked here as it was centuries ago. Processes are historically accurate, green and natural, of course. The friendly lady who oversees is just an...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Miles M
Reviewed September 9, 2015

I had no idea that felt could take so many forms! I had seen the thick, wooly felt used as scarfs and booties, but I had never seen nunofelting where silk cloth is decorated with fibers that work their way into the weave of the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank EdM189
Reviewed July 16, 2015

Treat yourself, family, friends or someone special to a variety of wonderful felting classes. I treated myself and the experience was rewarding in unexpected ways. I had only met Lisa Jacenich, the atrist/proprietor of Artful Gifts in Staunton, VA, for a brief introduction before I...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Nancy C
Reviewed April 16, 2015

If you haven't checked this local boutique yet, you are missing something. That is if you care about supporting and owning/wearing locally made art. I say art because it is. Lisa (and her husband Jim) are amazing artists, creating beautiful felted and textile clothing, accessories,...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank bluemoonAmherst_VA
Reviewed April 12, 2015

Artful Gifts is such a treat! It's not your ordinary shop, it's an education, sustainable experience where everything is hand-made in-house and no two items are alike. There is something for families with all ages and you won't be disappointed! The owners greet everyone with...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Blake H
Reviewed April 11, 2015

My daughter, granddaughter and I spent an amazing afternoon with Lisa learning the ancient art of felting. Lisa was willing to help us design individual pieces reflecting women helping each other reach for their sun. Lisa understood the desire to move towards authenticity; to support...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Kay M
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