In the run-up to December, we are bringing you 4 gift guides which are entirely compiled from the work of WebinArt members and collaborators. During the second national lockdown, WebinArt members and collaborators will miss out on taking part in many arts markets and exhibitions, events which would have been crucial selling opportunities as we approach the festive season. Enjoy browsing the items below and please support your local independent artists and makers.
Silver Semi-Circle Necklace | £43
Handmade with sterling silver, fine silver wire and beautiful Japanese glass seed beads, creating a block of colour with a sense of texture too. Designs are available in oxidised or bright silver.
Illustrated Wildflower Decorations| £10 +
Digitally drawn, laser cut, hand sprays and hand illustrated - These magical flowers are original and made with thought and care from start to finish!
Each flower looks almost 3D or as if it’s just jumped out of a observer book!
There are only 10 available and they are signed and dated on the back for a professional and personal touch.
Sushi Box - Limited Edition Sushi-themed Gift Box | £35
Camille Medina Designs
Sushi lover behold! Here is a sushi box full of sushi goodness that will make any sushi addict beam with joy!
Here's what you'll find in them:
5 x stickers
1 x DL to-do list pad
1 x round pin badge
5 x postcards
1 x coaster
1 x tote bag
(All sushi-themed, of course!)
Some of the products, like the tote bag and the coaster, are exclusive to the box! This means you won't see them anywhere else, they're only in the box! And it's also worth mentioning that the boxes are limited edition: there are only 10 available for grabs!
Speck Long Brass Earrings | £45
Alys Power Jewellery
Hand cut and drilled, brushed brass earrings with solid silver hooks. These earrings are 1cm at the widest point and 5.5cm long. All items come boxed and sent with free delivery.
Lace Fox Head, Mounted | £30
Mounted lace fox head design, measuring approximately 150mm, ideal for framing at home.
The fox head lace design is made up of the Jasper motif, designed in response to lace viewed at Nottingham Trent University Lace Archive. The lace has been scaled down, to make tiny motifs, combined and shaped to fit this fox head shape.
Purchase here - https://www.jcmiddlebrook.co.uk/product/mounted-lace-fox/
Sketchbooks offer | £40
A set of 4 of my sketchbooks for £40 instead of £50 Each themed book is a 15cm x 15cm full colour 80 page book that features extracts from my sketchbooks, drawings, collages, images of originals, photos, studio shots and text. They provide inspiration throughout the year and make great gifts for creative friends. My work is rooted in a deep connection with nature. These books explore the process of how I seek, find and take inspiration to develop in the studio. You will receive 4 books - Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.
Purchase here - https://www.helenhallows.com/product-page/sketchbooks-4-for-3
Risograph, Limited Edition Print, 'Pyramid' by Craig Proud | £20
Modern Painters, New Decorators Limited edition 4 Colour Risograph Printed by Dizzy Ink. Signed by artist and Dizzy Ink Director, Craig Proud.
Height: 42.0 Centimetres; Width: 29.7 Centimetres
'SIX POINT STAR' ORIGINAL SIGNED MONO PRINT | £37
'Six Point Star' print series is created from an original handmade patchwork transferred into a detailed print on paper. I have used sepia ink and a beautiful buff-coloured handmade 100% cotton, archival paper. There are other versions of this print in the shop and a set of three.
This buff print is on 20x20cm paper with the star motif being about 10cm wide. The off-white print is on 19x19cm paper. The print will be supplied unmounted and is signed and dated (2017).
Polar Bear Christmas Embroidery Kit | £26
Kirsty Freeman Design
Get ready for relaxed, cozy evenings in front of the fire with this wintery DIY embroidery kit! Everything you need to embroider your very own polar bear is included in this modern embroidery kit. The design adapts traditional stitches to make new patterns perfect for any level of experience, from beginners to more advanced stitchers.
You will need your own scissors & will receive the correct amount of pre-cut threads & beads for the project.
CHEVRON - Original drawing | £30
Sarah May Johnson
Spice Market Series - CHEVRON - Hand drawn ink lines, printed custom graph paper, watercolour paper
Spice up your home decor with an ORIGINAL DRAWING from the Spice Market Series. These contemporary geometric drawings were developed as an exploration of colour and line. They went on to inspire handwoven artworks also available from Sarah's Etsy shop.
Handmade Mandala Bohemian-Inspired Crochet Cushion | £28
100% Handmade and designed, the Mandala Crochet Cushion is a perfect addition to your home - suitable for bedrooms, nurseries, living rooms etc.
The cushion is made from yarn and a rosy red cotton sateen for the back cover. It is 34cm in diameter with a height of 10cm - nice and comfy.
All of the stuffing used inside was purchased from a textiles company who was planning to send the offcuts to landfill so at least 50% of the cushion has been recycled!
Silkscreen Printed Harris Tweed Pouch | £32
Ann Charlish Studio
A versatile pouch made from Harris Tweed ideal for organising your daily essentials. The 100% wool fabric is rich in colour due to the nature of the yarn dying processes applied during production. Inspired by nature, the design has been individually silkscreen printed by hand and the finished piece has been lined with cotton fabric. Each pouch includes a brass zip fastening and leather pull tab.
Winter Parade - Limited Edition Giclee Fine Art print | From £49.50
Sarah Perkins Art
The Original artwork was created for the Blues & Royals regiment of the Household Cavalry to use for their Charity Christmas card for 2020. All proceeds from the sale of the cards will support veterans of the Regiment. ***From each sale of the printed artworks and the actual original artwork, I am pleased to be donating 25% of the sale price to the veterans Charity ***
The prints are made to order using pigment inks on premium Fotospeed Platinum Etching paper. The print has a strong depth of colour with a slightly textured Matt finish. Prints are available in 3 sizes – A4, A3, A2 (on request). The print has a mount which is a textured archival quality in a “Glacier” colour. The print is signed in pencil by the artist, along with the title and edition number of the artwork.
Macrame plant hanger large | £35
These unique plant hangers are made from twine that has been made from fabric scraps. Please note that the hangers are slightly different lengths so please get in touch with the seller if you want to know exact measurements. The pot in the photos is 7" in diameter (brim to brim) but is not included in the purchase and is not for sale.
Death - A3 Signed & Numbered Giclee Print | £30
'Death' signed & numbered A3 giclee art print.
Giclee printed on 280gsm soft white cotton paper, signed & numbered in pencil by me, the artist.
Limited run of 100. No more prints will be made of this piece, in this size.
Large Hanging Decoration – Star | £35
Stevie Davies Glass
A large six-pointed star hanging approximately 14cm when finished. It will come back to you in its own gift box. This a great all year-round piece of glass art and a lovely gift option.
The kit contains all materials and instructions with complimentary ribbon ready to hang.
Kits are suitable for all abilities but do include raw cut pieces of glass – young people will need supervision. Health and safety notes will be included on the step by step instructions. This Kit includes plenty of materials for you to make one large star.
AYLESTONE MEADOWS #13 WATERCOLOUR & PASTEL | £40
This sketch painting was done in situ in Aylestone Meadows in Leicester nearby where I live and is part of a series of small watercolours reflecting this lovely nature reserve in the city. Sketching in nature gives me a welcome relief from the times we live in and I wanted the work to reflect this.
Image size: 9.5cms x 9.5cms Mount size: 25x26cms approx.
Framed option available on request with additional costs.
Media: Watercolour and pencil.
Handmade Floral Retro Lampshade | £40 +
Lucy Loves Design
Handmade Fabric covered drum lampshade using a fantastic retro surface pattern design by Lucy Hebden. The lampshade shown is a 20cm diameter drum style with a height of 18cm and can be made to fit either a ceiling/pendant fitting or table/standard lamp.
Polar Bears Comforter |£22 - £27
A contemporary knitted baby comforter edged with bright, textured ribbon tags.
Handmade comfort blanket for babies, in knitted duck egg blue with cream polar bears on the front, white fabric with printed black arrows on the reverse and edged in a variety of colourful ribbons.
Smitten comforters can be customised with a name, initials or date of birth (up to 8 characters) for a unique personalised baby gift. If you would like to personalise your baby comforter please select ‘personalised’ from the drop-down menu and enter your required text in the box. Your chosen text will be knitted integrally on the front of the comfort blanket in black.
Purchase here - https://www.smittenknits.co.uk/product/polar-bears-comforter/
Face 2 - Limited Edition | £49
Face 2 is from a collage series made to transport us to a place of wonder. Here, we can step back from our busy lives, relax and reconsider the world that we are creating.
- High quality giclée print with archival lifespan up to 200 years.
- Printed on Hahnemühle Pearl 285gsm fine art paper.
- Certificate of authenticity included.
Painterly (kit or printed pattern or download) | £5-£45
The stitch patterns and colours used for the Painterly shawl were inspired by the bold brushstrokes and colours used by Vincent Van Gogh.
The pattern for Painterly is available to purchase here as a printed pattern or as part of a kit, both with a free Ravelry digital download code. Alternatively, you can purchase it as a digital pdf download from the Being Knitterly Ravelry store.
This pattern is available in two versions: there’s one written for those who knit left-handed as well as the standard one for those who knit right-handed.