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Sweet Art Emporium is a gift shop specializing in locally crafted fine art and Virginia-made sweets. Located in Palmyra, Virginia. Sweet Art Emporium offers a variety of art workshops, outdoor art markets, and events and is a quirky, retro, artsy, shopping experience. Erika works hard to provide a safe and welcoming environment for all.

Erika Mitchell opened the shop in February 2019 with the goal of serving the artists and art lovers of Fluvanna. Sweet Art Emporium grew from hosting 9 artists to over 70 in just four years.


Awarded “Best Use of Theme” for The Festival of Trees, 2019

Voted Runner Up “Best Specialty Shop” in the Rural Virginian, 2021

Awarded “Emerging Business of The Year” by the Fluvanna Chamber of Commerce, 2021.

Awarded First Place in the Fluvanna Economic Development Authority Pitch Contest, 2022.

Voted  “Favorite Specialty Shop” in the Rural Virginian, 2022