Insider guide to where to buy art supplies in London
Insider Guide by by Sarah Shellard, a South African-born graphic designer and illustrator, living in Wimbledon and working in Camden. Exclusively created for guests at Green Rooms arts hotel in Wood Green.
Read on to discover Sarah’s best tips for where to buy arts and crafts supplies in the city.
Green & Stone
This Chelsea institution first opened its doors in 1927 as a specialist supplier of fine art materials and picture framing. Today, it continues to stock a mix of supplies, frames, as well as a unique selection of antique artist’s equipment.
London Graphic Centre
An art supplies emporium of sorts, here you will find all your basics at affordable prices: fine arts and graphics materials, books, magazines and more. Browse their stock online or get in touch with one of the staff before your visit if you’re looking for something specific.