Archive for December 9, 2011

Top 10 Reasons to Shop at the ASU Art Museum

Tis the season to shop, among other things, and in that spirit we offer you (drum roll, please…)

…the Top 10 reasons to do your holiday shopping at the ASU Art Museum Store!

#10:  Environmental friendly, sustainable, colorful handmade MuiChic jewelry, made from the tagua nut. MuiChic jewelry is fashion forward, bold and playful.

#9:  Holiday decorations from vintage inspired ornaments to handmade wreaths and wide selection of holiday greeting cards.

#8:  TOYS!!!  Our selection of toys has children and adults alike playing with our musical instruments and off –the-wall gadgets.

#7:  Our creative home décor selection is sure to add that POW to any room or dinner table.

#6:  Oaxacan Wood Carvings are handmade whimsical and enchanting folk art figures.  Each carving is an original work.

#5:  Made in Carcere bags. These unique Italian bags are made by women in prison using recycled objects, giving prisoners another chance and providing a second life for the materials.

#4:  International pieces — from Japanese ceramic dolls to Wounaan Indian baskets from Panama, you can find work from all over the world in our Museum Store.

#3:  BUESgENWARE Arts & Jewelry created by our own Tempe-based ceramic artist Mary-Beth Buesgen.  These earrings, rings and neckwear are unique.

#2: Nifty Museum Store gift cards!

And the #1 reason for shopping at the ASU Art Museum Store: Your purchase supports the innovative exhibitions, educational programming and exciting community events for which the ASU Art Museum is renowned. 

Not that you need any additional incentive, but FYI: We’re having a SALE from Dec. 13 to Dec. 23 — 30% off your entire purchase, or a whopping 40% off for Sun Card holders and Museum members.

Thank you, and happy holidays!

All photos above by Eduardo Rivera.

December 9, 2011 at 5:20 pm 1 comment

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