Local Art & Books

Ocean Isle Beach Art & Books

Islands Art and Bookstore Ocean Isle BeachIslands Art and Bookstore features an extensive collection of works by premier artists, photographic prints, handmade Sea Glass Jewelry all by local artists an and much more! All at affordable prices!

Islands Art and Bookstore also offers a selection of books by the area’s best local writers and illustrators.

The coastal islands of the area have long been a magnet to artists and writers who discover the beauty and romance of the area and decide to put down roots.Sea-Glass-jewelry-at-Islands-Art-&-Books

All books, photographic prints, original art works, handmade jewelry and Giclee’ prints are by artists and writers who live here or write about the area.

Located: In Beach Drive Center at 6885 Beach Drive (Hwy 179) between the islands of Ocean Isle Beach, NC and Sunset Beach, NC. See Map Here | https://islandsartstore.com


Wendy's Gallery and Gifts Calabash NCJewelry By Wendy’s Gallery and Gifts | Nestled quaintly inside a courtyard under live oak trees, Jewelry By Wendy’s Gallery and Gifts is located in a red A-frame building.  The perfect building for an art gallery.

Wendy has made a place for herself in Calabash being voted “one of the best  jewelry and art galleries  in Brunswick County.”  Her dream come true.   She has her BA degree in metalsmithing and jewelry design from  William Paterson University, raised 4 kids, and stayed true to her art,  making  jewelry  for the last 38 years.  She continues to design and make all her own jewelry that  is available for sale on her website. Currently representing over 55 artists in her gallery,  Wendy also teaches classes in jewelry and hosts a Plein Aire – Wet Paint Event for painters once a year.

Calabash is known as the “seafood capital of North Carolina”…. besides being the best place to find “genuine handmade sea glass jewelry made by Wendy.” Visit the Jewelry By Wendy’s Gallery and Gifts website | Email Wendy Here



Other Listings for Ocean Isle Beach Art & Books:

Blue Heron Gallery        1780-10A Chandler’s Ln., Sunset Beach      910-575-5088

Callahan’s Nautical Gifts  9973 Beach Drive SW., Calabash              910-579-2611

Pelican Bookstore           1780 Chandler’s Ln, Sunset Beach             910-579-8770

Sunset River Marketplace  10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash           910-575-5999