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Sandphifer Gallery

102 1st St N, Pacific Beach, WA 98571
+1 360-276-5029
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Wonderful discovery

On a trip to the ocean with friends we happened upon Sandphifer gallery. We met the owners who told... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
maryellenbradley
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Olympia, Washington
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Hidden Treasure

Not in the commercial area of town but worth the search to find this hidden gem. We love the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TeamFlounder
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St. George, Utah
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Art gallery featuring driftwood sculptures, fiber art, and whimsical drawings by the owner and her husband, who also operate the gallery. Hand dyed scarves and jewelry are part of the selection as well as gifts created by the owner. Kunsthandwerks-Galerie mit entspannter Atmosphare. Angeboten werden Treibholzskulpturen, textile Kunst, sowie originelle Zeichnungen der Galeristin.
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102 1st St N, Pacific Beach, WA 98571
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On a trip to the ocean with friends we happened upon Sandphifer gallery. We met the owners who told us that they moved from Tuson to open the gallery. Karen Phifer has filled her gallery with her whimsical and wonderful art. Her husband Stephen does...More

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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Maryellen, thank you so much for your review. It was lovely having you visit Sandphifer Gallery, and we hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not in the commercial area of town but worth the search to find this hidden gem. We love the imagination and talent of the artists here. Certainly a unique and refreshing perspective that charmed my wife and I. We didn't leave empty handed. Thanks Stephen...More

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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for finding us! It is a bit of a treasure hunt. It was wonderful to have you visit and discover our artwork. We very much appreciate you leaving this review, as it makes it more likely that others will find us...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in on a cloudy Sunday, owner was working on his craft outside shop. Spent quite a bit of time chatting with us, about his store, and then we just talked about “life in general”. This was a trip for me post medical treatment, he...More

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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Stephen really enjoyed talking with you. "Life in general" is one of his favorite topics, right up there with holding forth about his sculpting. Thank you for stopping by and showing an interest in his work. It means a lot to him! Thank you, too,...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped in to check out the gallery and was very impressed with the selection and pricing available of original art pieces. We ended up purchasing an original small print apron for our daughter and my mom purchased a great sand dollar print. The owner...More

Thank Gabrial W
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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Gabrial, thank you for stopping by our little gallery. We hope you enjoy the sand dollar print and the "fishy" apron for your daughter. Thank you, too, for taking the time to leave a review for us. We hope to see all of you again...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely little shop where you get to converse with the very talented owner/artists. We were renting close by and called ahead to the artists for a visit off season. They opened up, got the fireplace going, and we had a super enjoyable shopping experience...More

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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Julie, I hope to hear some day about whether the birthday gifts were well received. We had a good time telling you all about how we create our artwork. Thank you for coming in to the gallery and for taking the time to leave a...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Sandphifer Gallery is a delightful must for my vacations to Pacific Beach Washington. The owner/artists Karen and Stephan are delightful and welcoming and we enjoyed viewing the different art mediums offered.

Thank JoAnn C
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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

JoAnn, it was truly wonderful to see you again! Thank you for leaving a review for us. We very much appreciate it and hope to see you in the fall.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The artists and their art is charming and beautiful. Driftwood carvings that just cry out to be touched. Richly colored fabric art and brightly colored pencil fish complete with names and limerics. A must see!

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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

We enjoyed watching you discover our artwork. Thank you for finding us here at the edge of the continent and for leaving such a nice review of Sandphifer Gallery. Please stop by again when your travels bring you back to Pacific Beach.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

A must visit!! Exceptional artistic couple! Beautiful art everywhere in this gallery 3rd photo is of me with Stephen of Sandphifer Gallery. Stephen does amazing things with wood, beautiful creations

Thank slipperymom
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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We love having the time to engage in conversations with vacationers in the off-season and making your stop at the gallery a truly personal experience! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful time meeting Stephen and Karin. Thanks so much for your creative works. We so enjoyed meeting you both and learning about your talents. I will cherish the wood sculpture, knitted scarf and lovely print I found in your gallery. May you find...More

Thank Maureen C
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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Maureen, We hope you enjoy the art work you chose and remember your stay in our neck of the woods whenever you look at the pieces and wear the scarf. We do put lots and lots of love into every piece we create in hopes...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Treasure at Pacific Beach My family and I visited Pacific Beach a few months ago and had no idea we were going to meet such lovely people. Karin and Stephen are wonderful hosts and made us feel so welcome. The little cottage that is the...More

Thank Anna Margaret H
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Karin P, Owner at Sandphifer Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Anna, Thank you very much for leaving a review for us! I remember having the art talk with your daughter. It was so wonderful to meet a budding young artist at our gallery. Stephen and I truly enjoyed meeting all of you, and hope to...More

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