Gifts for The Gracious Mother: For the Art Appreciating Mother

We’re sure you are already aware, that Sunday May 12th is Mother’s Day.

Did you know that this holiday was established 100 years ago in the US by Anna Jarvis?

What do you normally do for your mother on Mother’s Day?  Flowers, brunch, a homemade card?  If you’re looking to step it up a notch, and treat your mother to something unique and memorable, we’re assembling some great gift ideas for The Gracious Mother.

Does your mother love art?  Consider making her Mother’s Day memorable by expanding her art collection.

Local Art

We have some fantastic new watercolors from local artist and Seattle Art Institute retiree Anita Griffin.

Statuette Nike

What mother wouldn’t love a beautiful statuette of the Winged Victory of Samonthrace?


If your mother likes bold colors and Impressionist textures, we have just the painting for her!


One of our favorite paintings is this historical American portrait.  This comes from an age when portraits of matriarchs and patriarchs hung in a prominent place in the home.  This is an American art historical tradition honoring mothers – perfect for Mother’s Day!

Stay tuned this week for more great Mother’s Day gift ideas!


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