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Art & Photography

Appalachian Piecework Antiques & Textile Studio

A variety of baskets, scarves, bags, or trivets handmade from the finest natural and locally-sourced materials. Table linens, clothing, quilts, and antiques also available.

Tuesday – Saturday | 11am – 6pm

Artful Gifts

Artful Gifts, conveniently located in the Wharf district, is a working textile studio and retail establishment. Lisa and Jim Jacenich are internationally recognized fiber artists specializing in the creation of non-woven fabrics made from the raw fibers of wool and silk. One–of-a-kind designs of home décor and wearable art for men, women, and children are available on-site. Custom orders accepted. Demonstrations and walk-in classes are available. Groups are welcome.

Sustainable. Organic. Locally Made. Locally Sourced.

Monday – Wednesday | 11am – 2pm

Thursday | 6pm – 8pm

Friday & Sunday | By appointment

Saturday | 10am – 2pm

Artisan Shop at the Smith Center

The Gallery Shop at the Smith Center is a truly unique gift shop experiences. Hosting a blend of locally made art, pottery, quilts, baskets, jewelry, wood-turned items, and a large selection of area history books. Come find that unique gift!

Beverley Street Studio School

Located in the heart of Historic Downtown Staunton, Virginia, Beverley Street Studio School (BSSS) has adopted as its mission providing the community and region with a variety of opportunities to explore the world of the visual arts – through practice, professional instruction, and contact with practicing artists. It is unique in that it is the only studio school located outside a major metropolitan area.

Camera & Palette, Inc.

The store features new and used cameras and equipment, digital imaging, and custom framing. If we don’t have it we can order it for you!

Monday – Friday | 8:30am – 5pm
Saturday | 9am – 2pm

Co-Art Gallery/Beverley Street Galleries

Tuesday – Thursday | 10am – 5pm
Friday | 10am – 8pm
Saturday | 10am – 5pm
Sunday | 1pm – 5pm

Dixon Studio

The Art of Worship:
stained glass & church interiors



Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or by appointment


Monday | 9am – 12pm
Tuesday | 9am – 10am
Wednesday – Friday | 9am – 12pm

Michael B. Tusing Gallery

Whether you’re a casual appreciator of art or a connoisseur in search of exceptional pieces, you will find Michael Tusing to be an art gallery dealer of refined and eclectic sensibility.

The Michael B. Tusing Gallery is the oldest art gallery in Staunton, making a plethora of fine art works by a wide variety of artisans available to the entire Shenandoah Valley.

Wednesday – Friday | 10am – 5pm
Saturday | 10am – 2pm

Monica Wilson Photography

Senior Portraits – Family Portraits – Sports Photography – Team Photos – Custom Posters – Grad Announcements

Tuesday – Friday | 10:30am – 5pm
Saturday | 10:30am – 2pm

Morgan-Miles Picture Frames

Queen City Photography

We offer Sports, Senior Portraits, Weddings and Family Photography.
The Queen City Photo Booth and ON-SITE printing for School, Family & Corporate Events.

Staunton Augusta Art Center

The Staunton Augusta Art Center’s state-of-the-art galleries feature a new juried exhibition every six weeks, January – October. Every November and December, the galleries are transformed into a holiday shopping boutique with fine art and fine and functional craft items created by over seventy regional artists. There is no admission charge to the galleries. The Art Center also offers art classes and plays an active role in art advocacy issues.

Monday – Friday | 10am – 5pm
Saturday | 10am – 4pm
Sunday | 1pm – 4pm

Sunspots Studios & Glassblowing

Watch Art Happen at Sunspots Studios! See live glass blowing demonstration daily. Open 7 days a week. Our gallery/gift shop is filled with glass and copper designs made in our studios. Vases, bird feeders, garden art, oil candles, perfume bottles, gazing globes, and more glitter are in our gallery. We also carry PANDORA jewelry, as well as handbags, jewelry, scarves, and other accessories by American artists. Blow your own ornament with one of our glassblowers. Don’t miss Virginia’s most unique shopping experience. Come feel our furnaces a’blazing. See the magic of hot glass. Home of the annual VA Hot Glass Festival last full weekend of April.

Monday – Saturday | 10am – 6pm
Sunday | 11:30am – 5pm