Gift Guide For The Creative Type: 12 Fantastic Gifts For Artists

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If you're like me, you probably have a few artists, DIYers or crafters on your Christmas list this year. You might also be running out of ideas for gifts to give these creative individuals, especially if they've been on your nice list for awhile. In an effort to make your gift shopping a little easier this holiday season, here are some ideas of gifts for artists.        

 

What are the best gifts to give for someone who loves art?

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Gift Guide: 20 Gift Books for Makers, Artists, Cooks, and Creatives

20 Gift Books for Makers, Artists, Cooks, and Creatives

I love books. The thing is I find that I don’t buy them for myself, but rather add them to digital or handwritten ‘wishlists’, passing them on to friends and family for special occasions like birthdays and Christmas.

 

The collection below are largely books I personally own, with a few I’ve added to my ever growing wishlist.

They’ve been a great resource to me as a multi-disciplined creative and are recommendations for the maker, artist, cook and creatives in your life. Continue Reading

Workspace: Inside the Studios of 12 Creatives

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I’m always fascinated by the spaces people work and create in.  Growing up with a graphic designer / illustrator / fine art painter dad, the garage was typically turned into a studio of sorts where we could all create together and, well, be messy.  I loved the paint splattered floors, the doodles on unfinished drywall, and the rows of materials at arm’s reach.  So, with that, I present 12 artist, designer, and crafter spaces to inspire you on this fine Tuesday afternoon!   Continue Reading