Artisan: a skilled craftsperson; one who makes things by hand, especially
I occasionally highlight an artisan I admire, and this is one of those occasions:
If you are looking for whimsical home decorating ideas or seeking a unique and delightful gift, you will love North Fork Gnomes. These furry friends come with their own hats and personalities. Choose tall or short (sizes range from 3.5 to 15 inches tall,) all handcrafted in the U.S.A.
Take a look at the collection and admire the creativity. You might want a small one for your desk and a larger gnome for the mantel or window seat. Of course, if you have children they will want to play with them. I'm wondering if my grandchildren might like....