The Best Gifts for: The Art Aficionado

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder: Gift awesome AND affordable works of art, created by Southcoast artists.


“Irish Village” Forraged Art, from Bogtrotter Designs

Art is all around us. Sustainable artist Virginia Keating creates masterpieces from literal pieces,  using items she finds in her environment – sea glass, pebbles, rock, wood, and more – to transform the mundane into a magical scene.






RIVERS OF THOUGHT (8×8), from Brianna Santo Art & Design

Acrylic abstract by graphic designer & multi-media artist Brianna Santo, an up-and-coming creative and one to watch Start collecting her work now!







Amongst the Flowers, from Heather B Fine Art 

Fine artist and illustrator Heather Berthelette combines two things we don’t often associate with one another- tulips and a velociraptor- into one composition that is unforgettable and eye-catching. This print is one of a series based on her original watercolors, l of which evoke the transformative world of fairy tales and make-believe through detailed, imaginative paintings.






Decorative Oiuja Mirror, from Violet Sensibilities

You’ll summon up some big thanks from the recipient of this fun and fabulous one-of-a-kind mirror imprinted with the oiuja pattern.  All for a price that won’t spook you!







Mini Landscape Paintings, from Vania Noverca Incognito

For those who have limited wall space, or square footage, artist Vania Noverca creates mini watercolor masterpieces of New England scenes and florals. Each comes with its own wood easel, the perfect way to display these larger-than-life landscapes.

$30.00 each for landscapes; $20.00 each for florals (not pictured)






Kaleidoscope, from Little Miss Art

This colorful paint pour is the work of 12-year old artist Amalia Rego, aka Little Miss Art. A one-of-a-kind piece that will brighten up any room in which it hangs!






Lincoln Park Billboard, from Mj Manville Art

A beautiful addition to someone’s art collection, Viva Fall River is the only place that you can find limited-edition, high quality, giclee prints from fine artist Mj Manville Cloutier. This 4 x 6 print (5 x 7 with matte) is part of a series of original artwork that depict scenes from the iconic amusement park, Lincoln Park. Bound to stir up nostalic childhood memories for any SouthCoast resident.






Gargoyle, by David Mello

As the long-time Supervisor of Children’s Services at the Fall River Pubic Library, David Mello knows a thing or two about storytelling. An accomplished painter, illustrator, sculptor, and mask maker, Mello’s work has been displayed locally, including his hand-fired ceramic “grotesques” like this gargoyle, one of many mythical and magical creatures you’ll find on for purchase at the Pop Up.






Presidential Mountain Range, by Jen Signo Designs

Artist Jennifer Signorella’s work is inspired by nature, mountains, sky formations,
animals, and life experiences, and this colorful, evocative painting is a perfect example of her stunning landscapes. Depicting the Presidential Mountain Range in New Hampshire, the original painting, as well as several sizes of high-wuality prints, are available for purchase in store.

$200 (original); $39 11×14 print; $33 8×10 print





Gallo, by Menita’s Art

Local Azorean artist Filomena Botelho’s work spans from found-object collages (available in store) to more traditional paintings, such as this one of the Rooster of Barcelo, a well-loved symbol of Portugal.

$150.00 (original)





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