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Wolverhampton School of Art, George Wallis Building, University of Wolverhampton

Art Materials Shop

Art Materials Shop

Wolverhampton School of Art / Facilities / Art Materials Shop 

The Wolverhampton School of Art's art materials shop stocks an extensive range of art materials, including paints, brushes, sketchbooks, portfolios, and much more. From creating your own canvas to storing your work – we have everything you need to realise all of your creative aspirations and showcase your talent.

 

The shop stocks a wide range of basic and specialty materials including:

  • A range of brushes
  • Canvas and stretchers
  • Drawing and marker pens
  • Drawing inks
  • Modeling material
  • Mount board
  • Oil paints and acrylics
  • Palettes
  • Palette knives
  • Paper and card
  • Pastels
  • Portfolios and sleeves
  • Pencils
  • Sketchbooks
  • Tools and sundries
  • Watercolours

Sketchbooks

We stock a wide range of sketchbooks in various shapes, sizes, and orientations. For more information about the various sketchbooks that we have in stock, please see the sections below or view our Art Shop Sketchbooks pricelist.

150gsm Classic Cartridge paper portrait/landscape

Portrait 
A6A5A4A3
£3.60 £6.20 £10.00 £10.00

Landscape (140gsm)
A5A4A3
£3.20 £5.00 £12.00

 

Hardback Chunky

140gsm 190 pages 
SmallMediumLarge

140 x 140mm

195 x 195mm 250 x 250mm

£4.00 

£5.00  £7.00 

150gsm Classic Cartridge paper portrait/landscape

A5A4A3A2

Double A3 panoramic

£3.60 £6.20 £10.00 £10.00 £12.00

 

Cream cartridge paper, paper surface sized for extra wet strength 

A4A3
£6.20 £10.00

 

Black Card Landscape and Portrait

A5A4A3Square
£4.50 £6.50 £10.80 £9.60

 

140gsm cartridge, for all-media

SmallMediumLarge

140 x 140mm

195 x 195mm 250 x 250mm

£3.30 

£4.25  £6.80 

 

140gsm

Soft cover white cartridge
A6A5A4A3
65p 85p  £1.20 £2.20

Soft cover black Paper
A6A5A4A3
£3.60 £6.20 £10.00 £10.00

Brown paper for textiles/photos/wet and dry media

A5A4A3Square (12”x12”)
£3.15 £4.30 £7.20 £5.70

 

Spiral Bound

140gsm cartridge, for all-media
SmallMediumLarge

140 x 140mm

195 x 195mm 250 x 250mm

£3.30 

£4.25  £6.80 

 

Hardback Chunky

140gsm 190 pages 
SmallMediumLarge

140 x 140mm

195 x 195mm 250 x 250mm

£4.00 

£5.00  £7.00 

Layout

50gsm
A4A3A2
£2.70 £4.50  £8.20

 

Marker

70gsm
A4A3
£3.50  £5.80

 

Tracing

90gsm
A3
£5.35 

 

Multi-media

140gsm

Sized cartridge paper is sized for extra strength when wet (grey cover) 

A5A4A3
£1.60 £2.50 £4.50 

 

Black Paper

140gsm
A4A3
£3.30  £6.80

 

Graph

70gsm
A4
£4.25

 

Bristol Board 

240gsm

smooth for technical drawing/illustrations

A4A3
£3.80 £7.50 

 

Watercolour

350gsm (spiral or gummed)                
A4A3
Spiral Gummed Spiral Gummed
£4.70  £7.90 £4.50 £7.60

Spiral Eco

140gsm grey toned paper (made from corn cobs)

 

A4A3
£3.60  £5.70

 

Brown Cover

140gsm cartridge pads (made from disposable cups)
A4A3
£2.80  £4.40

 

Spiral blue hard cover Eco

140gsm (made from coffee cups)
PortraitLandscape
A4 A3 A4 A3
£5.00  £8.50 £5.00 £8.50

Drawing Materials, Scissors and Knives

We have a variety of drawing materials along with scissors, knives, pencil sharpeners and erasers. For more information, please see the sections below or view our Art Shop Drawing Materials pricelist.

Graphite Pencils

4H/3H/2H/HB/b/2B/3B/4B/5B/6B/8B
£0.35p each

 

Graphite Stubs

Landscape (140gsm)
2B/6B/9B
£1.20 each

 

Charcoal Pencils

Small
£1.00 each

 

Compresses Charcoal Sticks 

Black/White/Grey tones/Warm tonesSets of 12
£0.30p each £3.30

 

Willow Charcoal Boxes

ScenicThickTree Stick
£3.30 £2.00  £1.60

 

Conté Sticks

Black/White/ Sanguine
£1.00 each

 

Mechanical Pencils & Replacement leads

Mechanical Pencils
.3/.5/.7/.9
£3.80 each
Replacement leads
.3.5/.7/.9
£3.20 £2.60

 

Clutch Pencil

including 2mm leadIncluding 5.6mm lead
£2.50 £3.50

 

Clutch Pencil leads

Black/White/Charcoal/Russet/Light Sepia/Dark Sepia

Set of 62mm Graphite lead x 2
£0.50 each £2.80 £1.40

 

Watercolour Pencils 

Set of 12Sets of 24
£3.60 £7.20

Pencil Sharpeners

Single metalDouble metalContainer sharpener
£0.40 £0.80 £1.60

 

Erasers

PlasticSoftPutty Rubber
£0.80 £0.80 £1.00

Scissors 

LargeSmall
£3.00 £1.50

 

Scalpels 

Scalpel handle including 5 bladesPack of 5 scalpel blades
£5.00 £1.00

To place an order

Please phone (01902 321971) or email ArtShop@wlv.ac.uk

Once your order has been placed, you will be informed of the total cost and allocated a time slot in which to collect your pre-packed items. Time slots are morning only between 9:15-12:15, Monday to Thursday and 9:15-12:00, Friday. We will try to give a 30 min slot, but it may be 15 mins when busy. Payment by card can only be taken when collecting – not in advance. Please also note that collection will be at the temporary shop on the ground floor (MK040).

For further information contact: 01902 321 971 or email ArtShop@wlv.ac.uk

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