Gift Ideas for Artists & Creative People
Struggling to find Christmas gifts your artsy friend will actually use? Check out this list of gifts she’ll love to unwrap – from a gorgeous galaxy art print to a set of classy af watercolor brush pens. Keep reading to shop the holiday gift guide!
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Gift them this gorgeous carrying case to keep their beloved brushes, pencils, & pens safe on the go.
Or this adorably-illustrated book to help them learn more about cool, creative people through history.
She’ll love these charming portraits of badass creatives throughout history – from Leonardo Da Vinci to Coco Chanel – juxtaposed with trivia from their personal lives.
The multi-tasking tool that’s at the top of every crafter’s wishlist this year.
This lil guy might not look like much to the untrained eye, but don’t be fooled – this multi-tasking cult favorite of crafters everywhere is one of the most wished-for items on Amazon right now.
The ~stellar~ hand-painted watercolor print she’s been dreaming of.
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This relaxing gift for the girl who wants to chill out while she works on her brush strokes.
If you’ve never played with one of these bad boys before, trust me (and all those 5-star reviewers out there): Buddha Boards are *it*. They are so simple to interact with and so, so calming. Heads up: They also come in an adorable mini size.
This helpful beginner’s guide to bullet journaling.
This is a great intro guide for the girl who’s been ~meaning~ to get into bullet journaling for a while now but has been feeling a little overwhelmed by all the info out there.
This cute embroidery kit for the girl who’s 25 going on granny.
If her idea of a crazy Friday night is drinking tea in her pj’s and staying up until 9 pm, gift her this cute af floral embroidery kit. Bonus: The finished product will look so good next to her ceramic cat figurines and vintage teacups.
This pretty guide to starting an illustrated journal.
This book by graphic designer and Instagram-famous artist Samantha Dion Baker will teach her how to create the visually-stunning journal of her dreams.
This cross between a history book and a gossip mag for art history nerds.
Secret Lives of Great Artists: What Your Teachers Never Told You About Master Painters and Sculptors
Like a tabloid, but instead of TSwift and Cardi B, we’re getting the inside scoop on Picasso and Van Gogh.
This aesthetic apron for when she’s getting messy in the studio.
Keep her clothes clean and her ~look~ cute with this studio-friendly apron.
This guide to hand lettering for the girl who loved learning cursive in grade school.
Give her the gift of perfect hand-writing so she can finally nail those hand-written greeting card designs she’s seen on Pinterest.
Or this hand-crafted mini zine for the girl who wants an original piece of art for Christmas.
This bite-sized collection of 12 handmade collages is the perfect little gift for your artsy friend who would hate something mass-produced. Plus, there’s honestly nothing cooler than owning a one-of-a-kind piece of art.
Gift these high-quality (and affordable!) pens for the budding watercolor artist in your life.
This 20-piece set of watercolor brush pens will help her fill page after page with vibrant, charming watercolor paintings that her Instagram followers or Etsy customers will love.
And wrap up this introductory guide to watercolor painting for her, too.
This best-selling guide will help her brush up – get it? – on the foundations of watercolor painting while dishing up visual inspiration courtesy of some very talented contemporary watercolor artists.
This cross stitch kit for the full-time anxiety warrior.
If art is her therapy, get her this. Honestly, mental health awareness has never looked so cute.
This little feel-good book about unlocking your creativity.
This best-selling book is an easy read with an important message for all kinds of artists: Creativity is for everyone. And you can find it anywhere.
Happy Holiday Shopping!
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