It’s that time of year again—holiday shopping season! And if you have a gift list filled with beach lovers and fans of island living, The Island Shop is here to make your job—or Santa’s—much easier. Unique beach themed gifts are our forte, and you’re bound to find a Bermuda-inspired treasure that’s the perfect present for even your most difficult-to-buy-for loved ones when you shop with us!
If you just so happen to be in Bermuda, we invite you to stop in and visit us in person at 3 Queen Street in Hamilton. However, we also ship our artwork and gift items created by painter and designer Barbara Finsness all over the world when you purchase through our retail website here at IslandExports.com.
About The Island Shop’s Handcrafted Artwork and Gifts
The Island Shop exclusively features the original designs of artist Barbara Finsness, who has been painting since childhood and working from the inspiration all around her on Bermuda since moving to the magical, semi-tropical island in 1981.
Barbara partners with other talented artisans around the world who transform a variety of handmade products like fine quality linens, tableware, and Italian ceramic pieces by incorporating her artistic vision and style. The result is a collection of genuinely unique beach themed gift items that transport a little bit of Bermuda and a dash of international flair into your home, no matter where you live!
Bermuda Art Prints & Paintings
Need an extra special gift for someone whose home décor style reflects their deep love of the beach? Or, perhaps you’re looking for a statement art piece to hang in your own beach house? Our canvas prints of Barbara’s favorite Bermuda scenes and colorful, vibrant florals will delight you!
You might also love our fine art prints, both large and small, printed on paper. (Smaller sized work is already matted and ready for framing.)
Holiday Ornaments & Christmas Items
If you or someone you love enjoys creating themed Christmas trees with tropical-inspired keepsake ornaments, seashells, and other gifts from the beach, our collection of hand-painted holiday ornaments is sure to please.
Bermuda Ceramics and Tableware
Artist Barbara has long been captivated by Italian ceramics, and many of her original Bermudian designs are painted onto unique tableware, including mugs, plates, platters, trays, and more.
Tea items are especially excellent ceramic gift ideas. Mixing and matching our color-coordinated designs with enchanting imagery of Bermudian flora and fauna, like lizards, sea turtles, palm trees, and tree frogs creates a fun tea table every time!
Beach House Linens
Whether or not your home sweet home is actual beachfront property, our linen collections capture the carefree, breezy spirit of island life to make your bedroom, dining room, or kitchen feel like it’s part of a lovely beach cottage!
Don’t hesitate to reach out to us with questions about any of our artwork and giftware by Bermudian artist Barbara Finsness showcased here on the website.
We love to help our customers find the ideal beach-themed gifts for everyone on their list!