Harbour Island in the Bahamas has custom made art designed on the island; with one of a kind custom designed pieces you won’t find anywhere else in the world. The artwork varies from traditional Island style trinkets to local artists paintings and even modern art; with prices starting at five bucks to tens of thousands of dollars! What piece inspires you depends on how you connect to the artwork and what it means to you. Don’t buy something unless you feel it’s worth the value; and more importantly, you love it!
Some of the top artists have their own private galleries for the rich and famous to splurge on new additions for their art at home. Artwork on the island is available at all types of prices, but the most unique ones are those made by the locals. Local art work, similar to pieces you may see in Cuba, are a one of a kind piece you just can’t find anywhere else.
Local arts and craft shops include the following:
- Princess Street Gallery – 242-333-2788
- Sugar Mill Trading Co – 242-333-3558
- Dilly Dally – 242-333-3109
- A & A Hidden Treasure – 242-448-1556
- The San Dollar Shop – 242-333–3576
Make sure to also check out the Pigly Wigly, which offers imports from the United States in case you may want something from back home. Everything in Harbour Island in the Bahamas is negotiable when it comes to trinkets and gifts, so feel free to ask around.