For centuries, artisans across the globe have been creating folk art. Characterized by a cultural or community-based focus, this artistic genre encompasses all sorts of styles, mediums, and techniques. To celebrate the enduring art form, we've crafted a collection of our favorite folk art-inspired gifts from contemporary artists around the world.
Featuring presents inspired by countries from Uzbekistan to the United States, these goodies will take you on a whimsical tour around the world. Foxy nesting dolls, colorful woven vases, and a “quilted” phone case are just some of the handpicked treasures you'll find in this fun and folksy list.
Turn any occasion into a cultural celebration with these folk art gifts.
Honor crafts from around the world with these contemporary folk art creations.
Foxy Russian Nesting Dolls
American Folk “Heart” Card
Mediterranean Tile Necklace
Chinese Kites Giclée Print
Woven African Vases
Mexican Papel Picado
Americana Quilt Phone Case
Modern Japanese Kokeshi
Uzbek-Inspired Tea Towel
Peruvian Llama Doll
Dutch-Inspired Embroidery Kit
Mexican Mug Set
Spanish Tile Linocut Card
Incan Pattern Print
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