It is often a challenge for a person to find a unique gift for his/her family members, friends, and a special one. The job becomes tougher when you have to shop for a gift for an art lover. On the market, you are unable to decide what you should purchase and what you shouldn’t purchase due to the availability of so many options for an artist or an art lover. To assist you in this job, here is a list of some thoughtful gift suggestions:
1. The perfect book for an art lover
Shop an art book Art: A Visual History of Robert Cumming. This book will take your recipient to the journey of dozens of stunning art works, including the paintings of Impressionists and masterpieces of Renaissance sculptors. The art theme of this book is of an undeniable quality. Its content, along with the layout and the color and contexts to the works makes this book a unique gift for one who loves art.
2. A drafting table
Each artist has a dream to have a place where he/she could sit down and let his/her creativity come out from the inside. Presenting an adjustable drafting table will be an excellent idea for an art lover in your life. Your recipient can adjust this drafting table from a 0º to 60º angle. It has a glass top of a blue tint, which makes it a perfect table for comics or tracing ideas for an artwork.
3. A Masterpiece
Whether the art lover in your life loves painting or handcrafted items, presenting a masterpiece of his/her interest will be a great and worthful idea for you. Suppose that the person loves wood-made items. You can buy and present a duck decoy to him/her. Similarly, you can think of purchasing and presenting The Old Guitarist by Pablo Picasso’s if the art lover has a taste for paintings. It is a great artwork with some sense of sadness.
4. An artist carrying case
An artist needs a travel case in which he/she can carry his/her different items such as markers, pens, and other stuff with him/her to his/her workplace. An artist carrying case comes in several different sizes that can hold 72-144 markers and pens. It has clips, along with a back zipper pocket to secure the items inside.
5. iPad pro screen protector
In this digital age, the popularity of digital art is on a fast rise. You or an art lover in your life must have a paper textured screen protector if you or your close one have an iPad Pro. It gives an authentic feeling to your drawing by providing slight resistance against the Apple pencil.
6. A light pad or lightbox
A light pad or lightbox is an essential supply for an artist. Whether the art lover in your life needs to trace over an image, a previous sketch, or writing, a light pad is an handy item for him/her. Slim design and lightweight of this light pad makes it highly portable for an artist. The art lover can plug it into his/her laptop using a standard USB cable, which comes with the lightbox.
7. A functional and stylish artistic umbrella
While being away from home, no one loves getting wet when it starts raining. However, an artist loves to do things like Vincent Van Gogh’s masterpiece, The Starry Night. This artistic umbrella, available in different diameters, does two things together. It works as a canopy and a protection element to safeguard the artwork in progress.
8. Rotring technical drawing set
Engineered and designed to be extremely precise and wear-resistant, this technical drawing set is an ideal gift for an art lover. It consists of nibs of three different sizes, refill lead, an eraser, dual compass attachment, and a pencil.
9. Chameleon markers
These markers are one of the most desirable alcohol-based markers that are available in the market of the contemporary world. They consist of a soft, flexible brush tip and a bullet nib on every pen. By presenting one set of pens in five color tones, you can help the artist in your life to create approximately 25 different color tones, facilitating him/her in lettering and coloring.
10. Art membership
Museums and cultural institutes, along with art galleries across the world are a great place of inspiration for an artist. You can buy an art membership in your country and present it to the art lover in your life. With this membership, he/she can visit museums many times a year to get an idea for his/her next artwork.
The gift ideas mentioned in this write-up are indicative only and can help you find the best one for a close one who loves art. By using your creative mind and knowing the art lover closely, you can find many other useful gifts for him/her.