Browse Our Collection

By Hand Gallery is home to beautiful handmade local artwork of many different media, including ceramics, jewelry, textiles, wood, photography, glass, painting, and Indiana Limestone...just to name a few! We proudly display only the best from over 100 local artists and are honored to have been doing so for over 35 years.
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2017 Gallery Walk

Ten downtown galleries conveniently located within walking distance of one another invite you to stroll our Downtown Gallery Walk all year! You’ll find a wealth of artwork in ten distinct galleries whose atmospheres range from sophisticated to funky. Whatever your taste in fine art and craft, you’re sure to find something you love during your Downtown Gallery Walk. Visit the Downtown Gallery Walk galleries any time throughout the year and also for the first Friday night receptions that hig...
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By Hand in Bloom Magazine

In 1979 eight young Bloomington artists realized their shared dream when they founded By Hand Gallery, an artist cooperative. Thirty five years later, the dream is not only alive but thriving. Today, By Hand Gallery, at 101 W. Kirkwood inside Fountain Square Mall, showcases the work of more than 100 artists working in a wide range of media, including jewelry, pottery, fibers, wood, glass, photography, and painting. “We are—and have always supported—local artists. Fifty of the hundred artists we ...
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Local, Quality Craftsmanship

By Hand Gallery is a locally owned, cooperative gallery that currently has 12 artisan members. By Hand Gallery has been in the Bloomington community for over 30 years and has a reputation for selling art works that are of good design and quality craftsmanship. Besides our cooperative members, there are over 70 additional artists who sell their work through By Hand Gallery.
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