We have an ever expanding craft supply range -
Papercraft, Stamping, Encaustic Art, Beading and more!
Looking for Stamping/Stenciling supplies?
Look no further! You will find a variety of clear cling and rubber stamps and all size stencils at very reasonable prices. We are stockists for Paper Artsy, Creative Individuals, Carabelle, Stencil Girl and more. Our inks include Ranger Distress inks, Distress Oxide, Archival and Alcohol inks. We stock Tseuinko Versafine Clair, Stazon, Versafine and Versacraft and some of their unique spritz sprays. One of the unique items we stock is Inkon3 Fadeout No Line Coloring Detail Ink from the US. So much ink, so little time! If you are considering a stamping platform, but are hesitant due to the cost, we feature our new favourite from Vaessen at a low, introductory price.
If Mixed Media is on your agenda our new lines of Aladine Inks Seth Apter products will bring a new translucent twist to to your creations. Dina Wakley Media has a great new gloss acrylic spray with heavy body acrylic paints to match. The paper and textiles in her various Art Journals will inspire creativity and her scribble sticks inspire play; speaking of play, all the new products play so well together! If you haven't tried a bit of Paper Artsy grunge paste or the Infusions, just ask and the sample jar will appear for you to try! We are always sourcing hard to find products, and will post when we find them at a reasonable price.
Seeking ways to make your cards stand out?
We use and sell Craft UK paper products, their 300gsm white stamping card is our go-to, must have cardstock. You'll find Perfect Pearls, Stickles, WOW embossing powders that will change the way you think about embossing. If you use Ultra-thick clear embossing powder, or fine white detail we stock larger quantities. Our shelves are full of many different texture pastes and of course, Paper Artsy Grunge Paste and a full line of Fresco Finish Chalk Acrylics. If you are a fan of Brusho, have a look at the Paper Artsy Infusions that use a walnut stain to give a vintage look.
We have Gelli Plates for Monoprinting (ask us about student sizes) and making perfect backgrounds no matter what your personal style. After a lot of research and trying different mats, we now stock the Tonic non stick, slip proof mat. The popular and useful Tim Holtz small guillotines are back in stock. Vaeseen Creative now supplies us with their own brand scoring boards and other accessories. We are happy with both quality and pricing.
We're always willing to get out the shop samples so that you can have a go (unless there is a class going on or the workshop is set up for stained glass). Just ask!
If you are looking for gifts for crafters, we have Tonic Table Tidy and its add on pieces. Crafts-too makes a wonderful stamp cleaner and a convenient plastic case of fingertip blenders that are very handy. We offer gift certificates, and an easy exchange policy if your crafter already has the gift you select.
Encaustic Irons, Starter kits, The new model Stylus, Stylus tips, encaustic paper and wax available here, plus we can always order accessories for you upon request. We have the Compact Hotplate in the shop if you want to see it in action. There are classes for all levels in Encaustic Art, so dust off your iron and join in!
Beaders - Our choice for beadweaving is Miyuki. Our selection includes 15/0, 11/0, 8/0 and 6/0. A shipment of over £1500 worth of beads just arrived 23/7/2020, mostly miyuki 11/0 delicas! Come choose your colours in natural light, feel free to take them out of the tubes to see what they really look like! We have Czech Firepolished, SuperDuos, MiniDuos, Duel Duos, Czech 2 hole beads in several shapes including honeycomb, Miyuki 11/0 Delicas, cut Delicas and more arriving weekly! Need needles, Nymo, Fireline, Wildfire, So-No, K-O or Miyukik Thread? We have it here. Come join the Malthouse Beaders for fun and companionship ***Every Wednesday from 11:45-1:45 or 2-4, give us a call to make sure we have space for the session. Our Guest Tutor, Penny teaches Wednesday or Saturday workshops using different stitches each month and we have some exciting projects coming up to apply that knowledge. Members of The Beadworkers Guild, or Embroidery Guild - ask for your guild discount.
***No in shop groups at present, but please contact us if you would like information on our zoom group meetings