ShopCraft is a Buffalo Gallery and Gift Shop featuring Buffalo artists.

We are located in the heart of the Elmwood Village in Buffalo, NY. Our artisans represent a wide array of handmade gifts and art. Our Buffalo artists, offer unique items for yourself, your home, as well as one of a kind gifts. In town, and visiting home? On a trip to Buffalo, and looking for a souvenir shop? We have great Buffalo items, made locally by Buffalo artists, for you to take back to wherever you live! Learn more about our team of buffalo artists below and on their individual pages.

Alison Kurek

Buffalo Artists Original PaintingAlison creates original mixed media art infused with humor featuring cats, dogs, and bison. Both original pieces and reproductions are available at ShopCraft. Additionally, check out her cards, art prints, necklaces, ornaments, and earrings. All Kurek’s pieces feature her original artwork.

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Amanda Valentine of Buffalovely

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Amanda creates unique and humorous home decor and dish ware. From snarky coffee mugs, to demanding bathroom decor she is on a mission to make people laugh with everyday objects. Each piece features her original ideas, and is hand stamped to create a truly unique handmade gift.

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Amy Valentin of Mainly Macrame

Buffalo Artists Macrame

Amy makes functional home decor. She makes unique plant hangers, wall hangings, and ornaments. Amy creates her own patterns , therefore making her pieces unique and one of a kind. She uses a wide range of colors and materials, so her pieces can be for any home decor.

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Christa Penner of C Designs 

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Christa creates unique Buffalo and kitchen inspired art prints and greeting cards. In addition, she also offers gift items featuring her illustrations including magnets, ornaments, pillows, and bags. Penner’s paper goods line is fresh and modern with a twist of nostalgia. She uses 100% post consumer waste paper and compostable plastic sleeves to limit the ecological footprint of her company.

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Eileen May of Love by Bean

Buffalo NY Seed Bombs

Eileen creates seed bombs and gardening gifts for guerrilla gardening. May uses recycled paper, regionally adapted and organically grown seeds. She focuses on creating products that make gardening easy for anyone. Love by Bean offers a variety of seeds for your edible garden. Also included in her line are seeds for sunflowers and wildflowers to help pollinators such as bees.

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Danielle Myers of Petrichor Paper

buffalo artist handmade paperDanielle hand makes a variety of paper products, including handmade sheet paper and handmade paper stationery sets. She also creates handset type letterpress art prints on her own handmade paper, plantable paper, heart shaped paper and suminagashi paper.

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Darcie Rosinski of Pots by DJR

Darcie creates handmade pottery that is functional for everyday use. From porcelain mugs, to planters, to serving pieces she has a wide array of modern home decor and dish ware. Much of her pottery is decorated with her original drawings using a technique called sgraffito in a range of themes including, but not limited to, bison, the city of Buffalo, and ravens.

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Eric and Lauren Woods of Buffalo History Buff

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Eric and Lauren take beautiful pieces of historical ephemera and meticulously reproduce them into functional Buffalo, NY wall art. Their work features many pieces from the Pan-American Exposition. As well as vintage ads from several locally famous landmarks and businesses.

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Heather Cook of LitARTure

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Heather works with books, bringing your favorites to life as art! From up-cycling discarded book into sculptures and folded book art, to turning classics into clocks there is something for every book lover. She also creates beautiful flowers from various papers, and sweet necklaces with mini books!

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 Janna Willoughby Lohr

made in buffalo journalsJanna creates beautiful and functional paper products including handmade paper, hand bound journals, and other beautiful gift items. Janna creates all of her pieces using 100% solar power by hand. Look for unique items such as her waterproof journals!

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Joshua Fraass of jf.vintage

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Joshua focuses on reusing materials, particularly paper ephemera that is so thoughtlessly discarded. Turning old maps into art pieces, used sheet music into home decor pieces, he creates from functional pieces through reuse.

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Julie Schworm of J Savage Goods

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A trained milliner, Julie’s speciality started out in hats and grew into other accessories. She creates a variety of hand stitched accessory items for men, women, children, and your home. Additionaly, Schworm has several pieces that are made with fabric featuring her original illustrations.

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Laurie Pijanowski of Buffalo Lakeside Designs

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Laurie creates, unique one of a kind jewelry using up-cycled pieces, items found in nature. Additionally, she makes home decor pieces, including wind chimes, also made from natural materials such as driftwood, sea glass, and other found objects.

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Lindsay Sullivan of Elle Pea Tee

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Lindsay makes luxurious all natural bath and body care to pamper your skin. With a creative Buffalo products line, and her signature activated charcoal teeth whitener, she has something for everyone.

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Megan Carroll of Lady Fingers Handmade

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Megan creates unique, wearable fiber art, using all-natural materials whenever possible. Her signature strand scarves have been featured in the Buffalo News, and are available in a variety colors.

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 Nicole Cooke of Type & Resolution

buffalo artist nicole cookeNicole Cooke of Type & Resolution is a photographer, graphic designer, and letterpress printer working and living in the City of Buffalo. Many of Nicole’s letterpress prints are available at ShopCraft, perfect for your own home decor a gift.

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Sam and Beth Insalaco of Yeah! Buffalo

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Sam and Beth run the blog, Yeah! Buffalo, promoting goodness and grit in the city of Buffalo. Part of the project includes taking beautiful, unexpected photographs, which are available in ShopCraft, along with their t-shirts and mugs.

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