20 Gifts Under $20 for the Art-Lover in Your Life

Photo of Rachel Gould
Art & Design Editor9 November 2017

From jewelry to home accents and novelty stocking stuffers, art-lovers are easy to shop for this holiday season with our budget-friendly list of 20 charming, clever, and artisanal gifts for under $20.

Crying Woman pendant necklace

This striking handmade pendant necklace à la Gustav Klimt is sure to make your special someone shed their very own golden tears of joy.

Gustav Klimt ‘Crying Woman’ necklace, $20.66

History of art mug

The Museum of Modern Art’s history of art mug makes learning refreshing again with charming sketches of nine friendly icons.

MoMA History of Art mug

Andy Warhol coloring book

No need to stay inside the lines with this Andy Warhol coloring book. Reimagine your favorite works of Pop art in bold new colors, textures, and designs.

Andy Warhol coloring book, $9.99

Secular Saint candles

Stay faithful to two of history’s greatest artists with these Secular Saint candles. Available in Salvador Dalí, patron saint of iconic mustaches, and Frida Kahlo, patron saint of fashionable unibrows.

Salvador Dalí (left), $19.99, and Frida Kahlo (right), $12.95

The Vitruvian Man cuff links

These timeless Vitruvian Man cufflinks would surely turn Leonardo da Vinci’s head.

Leonardo da Vinci ‘The Vitruvian Man’ round cufflink set (gold), $9.99

Before The Kiss peppermints

These Gustav Klimt-inspired breath mints will ensure a beautiful golden moment free of embarrassment under the mistletoe.

Before the Kiss peppermints, $3

René Magritte Macbook sticker

Sometimes the best gift is a clever pun, like this Son of Man-inspired Macbook sticker.

Rene Magritte’s ‘Son of Man’-inspired Apple Macbook laptop vinyl sticker decal, $11.99

Earthly Delights candle

Few candles truly smell like heaven, but this sweet waxen elixir is sure to relax Hieronymus Bosch types everywhere with the scent of teakwood, lilac and berries. Also available in Starry Night, Gothic Cathedral, Pre-Raphaelite, and Renaissance era.

Eight oz ‘Earthly Delights’ scented candle, $19

Salvador Dalí melting clock

Watch time dissolve with a Persistence of Memory-style melting clock. A quirky adornment for any at-home or office desk edge.

Creatov’s Salvador Dalí-inspired Table Melting Time Flow Desk Clock, $12.20

Frida Kahlo poster

A must-have for Frida lovers everywhere, this limited edition Frida Kahlo poster print is sure to brighten up any room.

Frida Kahlo poster print, $6.56

The DisappEARing van Gogh mug

Watch Vincent van Gogh’s fated ear vanish before your very eyes with this heat-sensitive mug. “Easy come—easy van Gogh,” as they say.

Vincent van Gogh ‘DisappEARing’ ear mug, $13.95

Piet Mondrian pillow case

Turn any washed-out color palette to insta-modernist chic with this Piet Mondrian-inspired pillow case for a bright De Stijl statement in any home.

Piet Mondrian-style geometric pillowcase, $6.56

Andy Warhol’s Fifteen Minutes of Foam soap

You can’t have your 15 minutes of fame without your 15 minutes in the shower first, so lather up to shine in the spotlight.

Andy Warhol’s 15 Minutes of Foam soap bar, $3.95

Hand-Drawn greeting cards

This digitally-printed pen, ink, gouache and watercolor greeting card inspired by American Gothic will melt your heart. Also available in Monet’s Water Lilies + wet dog.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel greeting card with cat in Grant Wood’s ‘American Gothic’ style, $2.56

Basquiat crown decal

Remind your guests that you’re the king (or queen) of the castle with this Jean-Michel Basquiat-style wall decal.

Jean-Michel Basquiat-style crown wall decal, $9.32

Vincent van Gogh t-Shirt

When it doubt, “Let it Gogh” with this playful and ultra-relaxed Vincent van Gogh tee.

Vincent van Gogh Selfie T-Shirt, $19.99

Edvard Munch’s The Scream keychain

Just don’t lose your keys, or you’ll wind up looking like Munch’s famous subject. Also available in Vincent van Gogh, Georges Seurat, Claude Monet, and Alphonse Mucha masterpieces.

Portable travel-sized keychain inspired by Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’, $9.99

Art History Socks

For those who truly, deeply love art history—from their head to their toes.

Field4U women’s crew socks inspired by four famous paintings, $11.99

A Brief History of Art mug

“From da Vinci to Koons,” the gang’s all here.

Brief History of Art coffee mug, $15.95

Chia Pet Bob Ross

Grow and manicure your very own Bob Ross, because “there’s nothing wrong with having a tree as a friend.”

Bob Ross Chia Pet handmade planter, $28.98

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