The Ultimate Gift Guide for Creatives

by Stampington & Company

Project pictured by Diane Adams featured in A Somerset Holiday Volume 14

When the holiday season approaches, we're overwhelmed with gift guides from every direction listing the latest electronics, the hottest fashions, the best kitchen gadgets, and on and on. It is easy to get lost in a sea of suggestions, and when you surface for air you are no closer to finding truly meaningful gifts for the special people in your life.

If one of those special people is an artist, or someone looking for a new hobby or creative outlet, the good news is that we can make it simple to give them the perfect gift for the holidays. Whether it is a magazine bundle to inspire them for months to come, a unique fashion accessory to express their creativity, or art supplies to bring ideas to life, we have it covered — and the best part is that these gifts are personal and meaningful, from your heart to their hands.

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For Mixed-Media Artists:

Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks

These versatile, high quality pigment sticks sketch like crayons but are water-soluble like watercolor pencils! | Get the set here

Somerset Studio Gift Subscription

Somerset Studio is 160 pages of inspiration, hands-on activities that walk artists through the creative process, workshops for experimentation, additional free papers, and more. A subscription to Somerset Studio provides the recipient with a year of creative inspiration! Each quarterly issue will arrive directly to their home. | Learn More!

Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Kit

Tim Holtz Alcohol Inks from Ranger are fast-drying transparent dye inks specially formulated to create colorful effects on non-porous surfaces. This kit includes a guide that teaches various techniques to create vibrant layered backgrounds for use on cards and mixed-media projects with unlimited colorful possibilities. | Get the Kit Here!

Art Journaling Starter Set

This new bundle has everything you need to begin your journey into the wonderful world of art journaling or learn new techniques to take your craft to the next level. | See Inside

Discover more gifts for mixed-media artists here

For Jewelry Makers:

Old Silver Jewelry Charms Kit

Our old silver jewelry charms kit includes 9 beautiful pieces perfect for making jewelry with an antique Victorian touch. It is clean, polished pewter with a professional black lacquer coat that is cut back and sealed. No further sealing necessary! | Get the Kit

Vintaj Natural Brass Co. Rosemal Bezel Set

The Vintaj Natural Brass Co. Rosemal Bezel Set includes the perfect pair of decorative drop pendants that will create a stunning focal piece, charm, or creative accent for any jewelry project. | Gift this set

Belle Armoire Jewelry Gift Subscription

Give the jewelry maker in your life the gift of year-round inspiration with a subscription to Belle Armoire Jewelry, a publication filled with unique jewelry projects, tutorials, and stories from the artisans. | Get the Gift Subscription

Discover more gifts for jewelry makers here

For Stampers:

Ranger Ink Distress Crayons Set

Tim Holtz’s Distress Crayons are perfect for adding vibrant color effects to any porous surface. These smooth, water-reactive pigments will have you achieving bright backgrounds, beautiful watercolor pieces, and more. Color directly onto the surface and easily blend with water. | Get the Crayons Set

Tim Holtz Distress Ink Kit

Featuring an assortment of Distress Inks, surfaces and tools; this kit has everything for new stampers to learn Distress ink techniques and design your their own projects. | See the set here

Botanical Illustrations Stamp Set

This inventive stamp line by Sandra Evertson, including both wood-mounted and Clearly Impressed stamps, will allow stampers to create their own whimsical characters from imaginative ink blots. These can be used for a variety of projects and make a thoughtful gift for the stampers in your life! | Get the Stamp Set

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Inspired Living Gifts:

Lotus Garden Journal

Every artist needs a place to jot down their creative ideas! This beautiful 160-page journal is perfect for just that. Plus, it includes inspiring full color illustrations and gilded edgings. | Peek inside!

She Makes Inspirational Gift Bundle

Our "She Makes" Gift Bundle is a perfect collection for both beginner and seasoned artists and crafters! It includes our special edition Candle Issue,filled with candle DIY projects,In Her Studio,an inspiring tour of creative spaces, andGreenCraft,a publication dedicated to eco-friendly crafting! | Get the Bundle

Poetic Threads Ombre Scarves

Adorned with heartfelt sentiments about motherhood, sisterhood, love, friendship, or hope, these beautiful ombre scarves make a special gift for the creative women in your life! " | Shop Scarves

For more artistic gift ideas, visit our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide HERE!