Online Retailers

I have found some online retailers to be very helpful. Using the internet to identify suppliers can be very convenient. The ones I recommend also offer mail order catalogues. Understandably, these 'shops' have less overheads; a huge stock and are very competitively priced. As they are mail order as well as internet based, I have found it most helpful to be able to phone them and ask about products.

Jackson's Art Supplies - one of several great online retailers

  • friendly and helpful staff answering the phone
  • clear, user-friendly catalogue
  • fantastic range of art materials, competitively priced
  • very efficient and quick delivery

Ken Bromley Art Supplies

  • caring and knowledgable staff on the phone
  • small, compact, clear catalogue
  • large range of well-priced art materials
  • convenient and efficient delivery

Art Van Go I had to mention these guys as they are so friendly and helpful.

  • they run a mail order company
  • they use a van to bring products to art groups / art shows
  • they have a shop located in Hertfordshire
  • they run a fantastic programme of workshops based at their shop
  • they know an amazing amount about their products
  • they stock fantastic quality art materials and some quite unusual ones, including plenty of items for textile art