10 Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Artist in Your Life
The Birthday, by Marc Chagall. Photograph: DACS London 2016
Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, there are a ton of items out there that are sure to inspire your favourite creative person, so how do you choose? Luckily, the search is over. We’ve found some great gifts for artists that will help spark their inspiration!
Here's our top ten
SketchingWhether your shopping for a charcoal novice or a shading expert, this Pentalic Graphite Set comes with several charcoal pencils to inspire your loved one to be creative without colour this Valentine’s Day. You can't go wrong giving someone tools for sketching. Almost everyone does it at some point whether it's for concept work before painting or for a finale piece.
CalligraphyWhether you’re shopping for a calligraphy enthusiast or a beginner, Manuscript Callicreative marker sets make colouring, lettering and doodling more fun with colourful doubled ended tips! This is a hot buy in 2018 and trending all over social media.
Acrylic PaintingDitch the box of chocolates this year, spoil the artist in your life with professional quality Holbein Acrylic Paints and Princeton Acrylic Brushes. Acrylic painting is by far the most common type of paint sold at Wallack's and for good reason, it's easy to use, easy to clean, and looks great.
Give your favourite artist a safe place to store their masterpieces with this water resistant portfolio. The Pro Art Portfolio is made of 600 Denier fabric that comes with a free sketch board with purchase!
Strathmore Photo Frame Cards are perfect for the photographer in your life to show case their photo's. Or maybe your feeling a little creative yourself? These photo frame cards make for a perfect homemade Valentine’s Day card.
642 Things to DrawIs your loved one a doodler or a debutante drawer? 642 Things to Draw is a book that helps resonate with the artists in all of us, it prompts you with ideas to keep the creative ideas flowing.
642 Things to Draw
Oil PaintingWhether or not they're new to oil painting, artists are always looking to dabble into a new medium. Holbein Heavy Body Artist Acrylic has a 113 pigment color palette to choose from. Made with premium pigments which affords the artist seamless and effortless mixing and thinning.
Oil Paint Brushes