A recipient of NICHE Magazine’s Best Museum Store award, Alternatives Museum Store is an eclectic retail gallery featuring functional handmade craft items. Members receive 10% off all purchases every day. Gift certificates are available.
Current Featured Artist
December 4, 2014 – January 27, 2015
Megan Auman is a jewelry designer, textile artist, metal smith, educator, and entrepreneur who has built a multifaceted business based on her passion for great design and creative practice. Each collection is a reflection of confidence and strength, designed not only to change an individual’s appearance but her mood and attitude as well. She likens her pieces to armor, intended to make a statement and to help tackle the day, every day.
Limited Edition Moe Brooker Print
The Substance of Feeling
Lithograph on Rives BFK paper
11 plates/runs 14 colors
22" x 22", Edition of 20
Available for purchase at Alternatives Museum Store.
About Alternatives Museum Store
Alternatives Museum Store at the DCCA is an eclectic retail gallery featuring an assortment of fine art jewelry, dazzling glass, artfully designed wooden objects, innovative ceramic vessels, hand-printed and bound papers and books, and a variety of wearable fibers for men and women of all ages. Alternatives Museum Store was the recipient of NICHE Magazine’s 2009 Best Museum Store, and a 2010 NICHE nomination.
Works by regional and national artisans make up the collection of functional and decorative handmade items that have been individually selected for quality and innovative design as well as each artist’s contemporary approach to his/her craft. Each artist-made item is either a one-of-a-kind or limited production item. In addition to its core artists, the shop is an ever-evolving space that is enhanced by regular featured artist shows, national juried exhibitions, and curated work by top-level collegiate programs highlighting a variety of craft mediums.