Now, more than ever, artists and cultural organisations need our support. We’ve started to compile a list of organisations with great shops, as well as events coming up over the next few weeks selling artists and makers works.
If you are a cultural organisation, artist or maker selling work as part of an event online or offline who would like to be added to the list, please let us know.
[Updated 8 December 2020.]
On Friday 4 December Modern Clay will hold a Winter Studio sale on Instagram.
Great Malvern Christmas Arts Market takes place on Saturday 5 December from 10am-5pm in the grounds of Great Malvern Priory.
Over the weekends of 5-6 and 12-13 December, Fargo Village hold their Christmas Makers Market online with over 40 makers and designers selling their wares.
MAC Birmingham’s Winter Arts Market continues until Sunday 6 December.
Worcester Arts Market takes place over the weekend of 12-13 December on the High Street and Cathedral Square.
The Old Print Works in Balsall Heath, Birmingham hold their Christmas Market at the venue from 12-13 December from 11am-4pm.
Grand Union are offering 50% off all their Editions until Thursday 17 December.
Feminists Work for Change have launched an online shop ‘Empower Bab‘ with limited edition art works by Birmingham-based artists. All proceeds go to Baobab, West Midlands refugee and migrant grassroots women’s advocacy project.
Stryx’s shop, launched in November sells original art works and editions. Artists include: Ewan Johnston, Lexi Strauss, Georgiou & Tolley and Paul Newman.
Eastside Project’s Winter Art Fair – With work by over 30 artists from their associate membership programme as well as specially priced Eastside Projects editions. Items include limited edition artworks, artist t-shirts, tarot readings, textiles, jewellery and more.
Studio Outlet sells unique works, test pieces, one-offs, experiments, models, maquettes and more; made by artists in the process of developing new work and making exhibitions. Artists include Joanne Masding, Ruth Claxton, Sarah Taylor Silverwood and Andrew Gillespie.
Unit Twelve Gallery in Staffordshire are open Thursday-Saturday, 10am-4pm selling beautiful handmade crafts.
Public House stock artists’ books, zines and pamphlets.
Coventry Artspace have recently opened an online shop supporting local artists.
Buy prints, books, jewellery and more from the RBSA shop.
Centrala‘s shop offer a great selection of books in both English and Polish as well as artwork, crafts, food and drink.
Ikon Gallery’s shop sells books, prints and posters, tees and totes, jewellery and more.
Compton Verney sell Gift memberships and Access all Areas passes.
Craftspace offer pay-as-you-feel family activity packs as well as beautiful jewellery created by Shenalu, a collective of refugee women who specialise in craft.
Multistory‘s shop stock a range of project related publications, DVDs and even tea towels.
Airspace Gallery‘s shop offers a range of publications and editions.
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery‘s shop sells all kinds of wares, including face masks featuring works from their Collection.
The Sidney Nolan Trust sell a selection of publications, cards and membership offers.
#ArtistSupportPledge – Support artists across the globe on Instagram.