A number of Rhode Island artists are among the thousands of people who sell hand-made crafts and other items on Etsy.com — and if you're looking for works that focus on Bristol and Warren and like to shop locally yourself, there might be some great last-minute Christmas gift ideas in here.
You know you don’t want to endure another mall visit this holiday season, and there’s probably just enough time left to get a last minute gift in the mail before Christmas. With that, take a look at what some talented city residents have come up with — click on the links below to visit their Etsy.com shop.
Ed King of Bristol offers black-and-white and color photography from his online shop 02809photo, with prices from $15 to $75.
Another Bristol photographer, Katherine Gendreau, is offering 25 percent off her work, which includes calendars and framed prints. Prices from $18 to $300.
Providence's William MacGregor has watercolor scenes of the Mount Hope Bridge and Prudence Island, among other items. Prices from $5 for refrigerator magnets of Rhode Island landmarks to $99 for original paintings.
More watercolor renderings of Easy Bay scenes are offered by SharonAtEasel from North Smithfield, who's also offering card sets featuring her artwork ($9.50) and 18-by-22-in. watercolors (up to $225).
And Meredith from Tiverton includes a photo of the former American Tourister factory and one of the Fisherman's Barn on Water Street in Warren among her works. Prices from $25 to $110.
There are thousands of local items available on Etsy. Click here to see more local artists.