Located in Marblehead, MA, Hestia Creations is a woman-owned company. We are a custom ornament and giftware designer and manufacturer. We have been in business since 1986 and have created over 6000 custom designs.
Our products include our signature AmeriScape ornaments, VillageScape building miniatures, WaterScape watercolor products, and our newly introduced OvalScape ornaments. Our designs are handcrafted by our studio artisans. We celebrate American cities and towns across the country with our unique and artful storytelling products.
National Main Street Allied Member since 2014.
Have a look at our video which shows how we create our beautiful ornaments from an idea.
Our products are designed, handcrafted, and produced by our in-house artists. Some final production takes place at our production studio in the Artist Colony of San Miguel de Allende in Mexico – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Total production time from receipt of photographs and design fee to shipment of your order is 6 to 14 weeks depending on the product line you choose.
Hestia’s creations are custom designs, created for gift sellers and givers who know the value of being able to offer items that can’t be found anywhere else. From our signature AmeriScape and OvalScapes ornaments and VillageScape building miniatures to our WaterScape original watercolors we create products that help celebrate and commemorate the unique history, traditions, and buildings of your community.
In addition to main street organizations, chambers of commerce, and other civic groups, our customers include gift shops, hospitals, churches, schools, inns, restaurants, and many other types of organizations. Our design fee and order minimums are low making it easy to offer our unique and beautiful items.
A partial list of our customers:
Art you can hold in the palm of your hand.
Our signature product and most popular option. These wonderfully detailed ornaments are individually hand-cast and hand-painted by Hestia’s dedicated artisans, and can truly be considered works of art. They are 3 1/2” in diameter, made of bonded marble dust, and weigh approximately 3 ounces. They can be displayed seasonally on the tree or year-round on a special stand.
The ornaments are packaged in a custom-made for us gold box which makes an enticing display.
To see the variety of ornaments check out the collections below
Gallery of Selected AmeriScape Ornaments
VillageScape Building Miniatures are wonderfully detailed, individually hand-cast, and hand-painted renditions of a building or buildings in your town. They are designed to scale so their size can be 1” to 8” tall or wide. We invite you to build a village for your customers.
The miniatures are packaged in a special clear, scratch-resistant plastic box which makes an enticing display. Some of the smaller VillageScapes can be turned into an ornament with the addition of a hook giving you yet another option for your customers.
Check out the gallery below to see the variety of buildings we can miniaturize.
Same great detail and quality at a lower price.
OvalScapes are similar to our signature Ameriscape ornaments. We suggest this simpler design where the focus can be on one landmark. The OvalScapes offer the same high-quality handmade, dimensional, custom work at a lower cost.
Customers have a choice of packaging options. One option is our custom-made gold box. The other is in a glassine envelope with a story card
To see several of our OvalScape ornaments in more detail check out the collection below
See the gallery.
Bespoke products featuring original art by Hestia’s own studio artists.
Each custom, original watercolor comes from the easel of one of our studio artists. They take your thought, idea, or photograph and transform it into exclusive artwork which can be printed on a wide variety of carefully curated promotional products like mugs, coaster sets, note cards, key chains, and more. Each of our finished Hestia WaterScape Products is a piece of art that is sure to engage and delight your customers.
To see the full range of our WaterScape Products check out the collection below
Check out our catalog!
Open Stock Designs
Many of the Ameriscapes and Villagescapes on our website are Open Stock and available with wholesale pricing for licensed resellers. In addition to what is available on our website, there are towns and cities across the country for which we have designs available for order. You can see these by checking out our website.
This is an excellent way for shops or organizations to get started at a lower cost. We can make color changes and change the back decal information if needed; front banner changes can be made for a small fee. A 25 piece per design is the minimum order required. We do offer location exclusivity so that you can be assured that no one in your immediate area will carry the same items.
Sample list of towns for which we have an ornament (A) or a building miniature (V). Don’t see your town on this list? Contact us today. We have designs for many more cities and towns than are listed.
Some of the towns with Open Stock (A) Ameriscapes and/or (V) Villagescapes
Alabama – Fairhope (A)
Colorado – Evergreen (A)
Illinois – Carbondale (A)
Michigan and other states– lighthouses – Contact us for a full list
Minnesota – New Ulm (A)
Mississippi – Vicksburg (A)
Nebraska – Lincoln (A) and Kearney (A) and Omaha (A)
New York – Elmira (A & V)
North Carolina – Thomasville (A) & Wilmington (V)
Pennsylvania – Oakmont (A)
South Carolina – Greenville (A) and Aiken (A & V)
South Dakota – Watertown (A)
Tennessee – Barretville (A)
Texas – San Angelo (A)
Virginia – Blacksburg (A)
West Virginia – Clarksburg (A)
Check out the press for two of our longest-standing Wholesale customers, Zonta Club of Melbourne, Florida, and Old Town Cape of Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Each organization has created an annual ornament in support of their organizations’ goals of fundraising and awareness for over 20 years.
From Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Local News: Collecting Cape Girardeau: Collector Bonnie Kippler shares Old Town Cape ornaments (12/16/20) | Southeast Missourian newspaper, Cape Girardeau, MO (semissourian.com)
From Melbourne, Florida
2020 Holiday Gift Guide: Space Coast History with Zonta Ornaments
This looks amazing! I believe this will be another hit!
Once again your company has done a wonderful job. I am so grateful for this partnership.
Harrison Township Historical Society
Harrison Township, NJ
Customer since 2019; 2021 introducing ornament #3
Since 1999, Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce has collaborated with Hestia Creations to create one of kind mini masterpieces of Olean, New York landmarks. The entire process of concept, to design, to the creation of our ornaments is point on, friendly and with loads of expertise on Hestia’s part. Their artistic crew is wonderful to work with. Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce will continue with our partnership with Hestia to create these beautiful ornaments that give our residents many great memories!
Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce, Olean, NY
Customer Since 1998; 2021 Introducing ornament #25
Click here for a gallery of their ornaments.
You and your Hestia Magicians are wonderful! Be sure to thank everyone for another outstanding job!
S.M., Zonta International
Customer since 2001; 2021 introducing ornament #23
Contact our Custom Design Consultants today to see what we can create for you!
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Hours: M – F 9 am to 6 pm