10 Perfect Gifts for the Creative Mom

Honor mom’s flair for expression with these gifts for artists and creative hobbyists

Alejandra Bennett
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Mom Moment

Even supermoms need a meditative moment. Make it easy for her this year by gifting her with these darling journals where she can jot down thoughts, plans, and memories.
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Making Memories

Instead of always snapping pics on her smartphone, help mom take it one step further with instant gratification prints. The retro-looking Lomography instant camera prints dreamy, soft-focused photos that the family will treasure forever.
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Artistic Stride

Moms are always on the go, and that’s why this watercolor sketch box is the perfect gift for artistic mamas this year. With an easy-to-store case and a refillable water brush, she’ll be able to paint anywhere.
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Art Is What You Can Get Away With

Available at Anthropologie, this limited-edition set is an exact replica, down to the paper stock, of books that Andy Warhol created by hand to promote his work. A peak into the artist’s early life and work, this gift is sure to inspire any art-loving mom this Mother’s Day.
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Painted Pretty

Available on Chairish’s Print Shop, this exclusive Giclee print by artist Leslie Weaver is the perfect playful piece to brighten mom’s day (and walls).
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In a Pickle

For the mom who is always looking to add to her cooking repertoire, she’ll love this pickling print by artist Claudia Pearson. Available at Food52, this beautifully illustrated work is both a piece of art and a quick step-by-step guide to pickling.
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Penne for Your Thoughts

Cook up a storm with mom this Mother’s Day. Making spaghetti from scratch is easy with this traditional pasta machine, which is equipped with a hand-crank and various options for pasta thickness and shape. Easy to clean and easy to use, you’ll all be saying buon appetito!
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Everything Is Illuminated

Perfect for an afternoon of crafting with the special moms in your life, this candle-making kit from Etsy gives you all the tools needed to create a lovely aromatic candle.
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Garden to Table

Give mom the tools to grow her own produce with this unique seed starting kit from Terrain. Consider it a fun family project to plant the seeds and watch as an edible garden of tomato, basil, lettuce, peppers, parsley. and more grows right at home.
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Sunny Days

Green thumb or not, mom will love this sunflower growing kit, which includes six packets of heirloom seeds, starter soil, wooden stakes, and planting instructions—just in time for spring and summer.