Gifts for artists & people who love to paint

Whether you’re looking for art materials to give to a budding artist or the perfect present for a professional painter, discover our top picks for gifts to buy this season. We’ve done the hard work for you and consulted our experts to curate a list of the best gifts guaranteed to inspire the creative people in your life. These choices are a must for any fine artist’s collection.


Cotman Watercolour Floral Pocket Set



This pocket-sized set has been curated for artists who want to paint florals. From Cadmium Yellow Hue to Permanent Rose, the 8 colours also come with a travel brush and space for 4 more colours to allow for personalisation.


Cotman Watercolour Skyscape Pocket Set


These 8 Cotman Watercolours are carefully crafted for artists looking to paint dramatic skies. Ranging from Cerulean Blue to Indigo and Payne’s Gray, these colours can be used to develop a diverse range of atmospheric skyscapes.


Professional Watercolour Lightweight Sketchers’ Box Set – Set of 12


For artists who love to be inspired by nature, follow in the footsteps of renowned Romantic painter Turner with this 24-colour set. Produced alongside Tate, this watercolour collection includes pigments found within Turner’s masterpieces, and comes with an exclusive how-to guide detailing the master’s techniques.


Still searching? Read our gift guide for graphic artists here.