Beautiful art doesn’t have to bust the budget. Sacramento has a great selection of shops and galleries where you can purchase quality art for less than $100. At a time when big-box stores are full of manufactured products and impersonal staff, it is nice to know Sacramento has a wide variety of locally owned shops that feature local artists and artisans. Whether your tastes are classic or kitschy, traditional or folksy, these unique shops have something for everyone.
918 24th St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
This small-but-mighty gift shop is a hidden Midtown gem. PeraDice offers truly unique artwork, jewelry, home decor and gifts. Many of the pieces are handmade by local artists, such as the hand-painted mirrors, jewelry and photo cards. The shop is warm and inviting and the owners are friendly. Prices are very affordable with many of the paintings and wall art available for under $50. PeraDice is a great local business to find beautiful art that won’t stretch your budget.
Taylor’s Art & Soul
114 K St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
Located in Old Sacramento, Taylor’s Art & Soul is a beautiful gallery-like shop that features handmade jewelry, art and gifts. The shop features local artists, including the owners themselves who are jewelry designers. You’ll find artisan jewelry, raku pottery, art glass, photography, wall art and metal sculptures. Taylor’s welcomes custom orders and will design jewelry to your specific taste or budget. The shop also features a customer rewards program that offers loyal customers free merchandise as purchases accrue.
Art of Toys
1126 18th St.
Sacramento, CA 95811
The mission of Art of Toys is to present toys as art and art as toys. The shop features unique art pieces made out of toys, as well as a wonderful collection of vintage toys. Here you will find Lego necklaces, kaleidoscopes and kaleidoscope-inspired artwork and jewelry made out of vintage game pieces, plus so much more. Located in the heart of Midtown, Art of Toys is the perfect place to bring out the kid in every adult while appreciating the unique beauty of toys as art.
Artistic Edge Custom Framing & Gallery
1880 Fulton Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95825