The art of giving this Christmas!
6th December 2019
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'Tis the season for giving and if you've a loved one with artistic tendencies then we couldn't think of anything more perfect as a gift than art supplies from Kings Stationers in Hastings.

And what's even better us that this year you can purchase everything you need through their new online Art Supplies shop.

Please visit and take a look.

It's a new website so is still undergoing some final tweaks here and there, and not every single product available in store has made it onto the website yet.. although most of them have...!

Check out some of the delights in store, with great gift ideas for the creatives out there. Buy online and either collect for free or choose to have your purchase delivered.:

Daler-Rowney Oil Pastels 


A serious painting medium, they provide both an oil and a pastel effect and do not require fixing. They are smooth, easy to use, and have been carefully colour-matched to the Artists’ Soft Pastels range.

Works in Daler-Rowney Oil Pastels do not need to be fixed to the surface.



Sennelier Oil Pastel Pad


A heavy weight paper with a slight texture and interleaved with crystal separations. Will complement the Daler-Rowney pastels set perfectly, creating a gift package that your arty friend will love! 

* 12 Sheets
* 340gsm / 160lb

Cotman Water Colours Painting Plus 24 Half Pan Set


The Cotman Painting PLUS is comprehensive and practical in size, making it suitable for studio or outdoor painting.

The Painting PLUS is the ultimate in versatility - it can accommodate both 8ml tubes and half pans, using the PLUS cartridge system which offers great pan security and versatility.

This set contains: 24 assorted Cotman Water Colour half pans 1 x Cotman Series 111 No.3 brush.

Galeria Acrylic Galeria 10X 20Ml Tube Set 


This set contains a selection of 10 tubes of 20ml Galeria Acrylic in popular colours.

Includes: Lemon Yellow Hue, Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue, Cadmium Red Hue, Permanent Rose, Ultramarine, Cerulean Blue Hue, Phthalo Green (Blue Shade), Yellow Ochre, Raw Umber, Titanium White. 

Expandz pens


Always popular as gifts, the easy to use Expandz pens are back in stock.

Supplied with a gift box, these great pens always sell out, so don't hang around too long before bagging yours! 


Inspiration is everywhere, so let us help get the creative juices flowing and give you the chance to express it!

None of the above float your boat?!

Then all is not lost as gift vouchers also make a great present!

Let your loved one browse the wide range of paints, brushes and other art accessories available in-store and select the items they really want or need. 

Vouchers available in store NOW!

Christmas opening hours

If you're tempted by any of the items we've talked about - or any of the other 22,000 products available in store - then simply head down to the store.

It's open during the following hours over the festive period:

Christmas Eve: 9 - 2
Then closed until

Monday 30th: 10-2
Tuesday 31st: 10-2
Closed 1st Jan 
open as usual from 2nd Jan.
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