Pure Art, Stop By & Be Amazed
We have been featuring Cayman’s best-known and beloved painters, sculptors, artisans and craftspeople for over 27 years, with original paintings, art prints and handcrafted Island gifts galore. Located in a charming Cayman cottage on South Church Street, it is just a mile south of George Town. At Pure Art Gallery, we open your mind to art. We have a lot of “Island style” ornaments, decorations and gifts for you, almost all made in Cayman. So, are you ready for fun browsing & shopping? Let’s go!
Household gifts and accessories abound at Pure Art. Shoppers will find “Cayman Style” items which perfectly personalize your home in the Cayman Islands or in any island-lover’s home sweet home!
Hand painted bowls by Janis Childs are designed in the bold tones of island fruits, florals, fish, seashells, roosters, and more! These gorgeous accent bowls are very usable for foods: imagine delicious papaya slices in the mango/papaya bowl. Trays and trivets are also featured at Pure Art.
Souvenirs & Gifts
Ceramic wall art by Kevin Rowley is collected for the turtles, sea horses, rays, starfish and fish in rich island glazes. Metal wall art by Mimi ranges from individual tropical houses, fish, or xxl plaques of egrets or palms to usable household wall hooks and “Welcome Signs”.
Pure Art’s art items are weekly updating their one of a kind creations in driftwoods, caymanite, woods, fabrics and jewelry. Many shoppers enjoy the variety we offer.
Gifts for cooks, cooking condiments, spices, and jams, Cayman rum cake, and various items are wonderful “Cooking Goodies” sold at Pure Art. Cookbooks of Cayman are always featured, and are a popular gift item.
Cutting boards by Evan Goldson are created using island woods like breadfruit and specialty woods. Various chefs purchase these wonderful boards often, for gifts or to use daily (they tell us)! Pure Art has sold Evan’s works for over twenty five years. “One Love”!
Pure Art features Cayman sea salts, home made jams, and bar-b-que sauces, pepper jelly as well as Cayman’s paradise coffee and teas by Tea Time in Cayman.
Jewelry & Accessories
Pure Art’s jewelry is ever-changing, as artists create new and creative earrings, necklaces, bracelets, pendants, and anklets, fun rings. “Island Style” is the rule for Pure Art jewelry: shells, beads, beach glass, porcelain, seeds, stones, and crystals are combined in unique designs of various prices and styles.
Caymanite jewelry is the Gallery’s BEST SELLER. Beautiful pendants, earrings, bracelets, cuff links, sculptures, necklaces, rings, business cards holders, magnets are all featured in Caymanite. The beautiful polished stone ONLY FOUND IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS! Color range from orange to turns, greys to rich browns, and look beautiful in sterling fittengs. Carved crosses, hearts, sea turtles, rays, tear drops, starfish are favorites as our prices are extremely reasonable.
The silver thatch palm yields strips of lovely materials which are dried, (often dyed), and woven into highly collected traditional thatch handbags, sun-hats, and ground baskets too! Look for baskets completely sewn of thatch threads, for the finest of Cayman’s “original works of art”.
PURE ART’S CAYMAN CHRISTMAS CORNER is a favorite year-round favorite of shoppers. Holiday ornaments are delightfully crafted of island (found & farmed/ environmentally friendly) shells. Gorgeous white shell angels, stars, snowmen, penguins, wreaths accent any Christmas tree in style, as designed by Anne. Hand painted glass balls feature Diane’s Artware, and range from sea turtles, fish, and Santas to flip flops. Local ornaments often change annually, and little nativities (made for us) are popular.
Cayman silver thatch is a treasurable collectables you can use! Sun hats, fans, baskets, and hand bags are gorgeous and once of a kind.
Soaps & Body Lotions
Hand natural island soaps are lightly and made tropically scented, as are the wonderful cremes, lotions, scrubs, and lip gloss. The all natural mosquito spray works wonders, as it does the nice spitzer spray, a best seller here!
Pure Art’s candles are all made locally of natural soy. No harmful fumes when burning: just island scents from rum cake, Cayman breeze, mango, coconut, nanky farts (bananas) & more!
Original paintings of the Cayman Islands are featured throughout Pure Art’s creative gallery rooms. Cayman’s most accomplished artist’s original paintings are on ongoing exhibitions which change daily, as new works arrive and sales of these valued unique paintings are collected internationally or for buyers in Cayman.
Collectors of original fine art appreciate Pure Art’s varied selection of Cayman art, which range in size, subject, price, mediums, and is unified only by its quality! Browsers are always “Welcome” at Pure Art, since the one-of-a-kind pieces are so enjoyable to view.
Cutting boards by Evan Goldson are created using island woods like breadfruit and specialty woods. Various chefs purchase these wonderful boards often, for gifts or to use daily (they tell us)! Pure Art has sold Evan’s works for over fifteen years. “One Love”!
Island spices are sold from the Island of spice: Grenada. Cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, and even vanilla are purchased for seasoning many meals.
Cayman Prints, photos, maps, posters, note cards, and postcards are one of Pure Art’s best sellers!
Prints are beautiful Giclées on paper or canvases, sold stretched, matted, and rolled in tubes for traveling. Cayman prints have been collected internationally for over thirty years.